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The SouthSide Arts District’s mission is to build upon the community’s vibrant and innovative artistic, cultural, and entrepreneurial heritage to support and enhance economic development in South Bethlehem.


24 East Asian Bistro

24 E. 3rd Street        610-867-5979
24 East Asian Bistro is a delicious Japanese restaurant serving an Asian fusion menu including Sushi, Hibachi, Teriyaki, Udon, Japanese Curry, and Katsudon.

Alexandra’s Bistro

9 E. 4th Street        610-868-0366
Alexandra’s Bistro has been serving SouthSide Bethlehem since 1989 with delicious meals at affordable prices. Casual, old-school, diner atmosphere serving breakfast, sandwiches & classic American entrees.

The Bethlehem Dairy Store

2 Farrington Square        (610) 865-4360
For over the past 20 years, William Burkhardt and Frederick Buckenmeyer have been co-owners of the Bethlehem Dairy Store, Inc. In late August 2002, they opened an additional location on the campus of Lehigh University, in the Campus Square retail area. They also operate 3 stands at Musikfest, Bethlehem’s arts and music festival held in early August, in addition to participating in a variety of other local festivals.

Bonn Place Brewing

310 Taylor Street        610-419-6660
Bonn Place Brewing is a homegrown brewery and pub. Owned and operated by husband and wife team Sam and Gina Masotto, Bonn Place Brewing offers signature crafts beers, brewed on site in this historic, yet modern bar. Must be 21 to enter.

The Bookstore Speakeasy

336 Adams Street        610-867-1100
This cozy re-creation of a 1920’s Jazz Age nightspot offers modern American fare, coupled with classic cocktails & live jazz. Cocktails are crafted using laborious and time-honored techniques from the past with the finest liquors available and hand-squeezed fresh juices daily. You will literally step back in time at the Bookstore.

Burgers and More by Emeril

77 Wind Creek Boulevard   (484) 777-7777
It’s burgers and so much more. Dine on Prime Beef Burgers, Pasta, Seafood, Pork Chops and signature creations from Chef Emeril Lagasse.

Café the Lodge

427 E. 4th Street        610-849-2100
Cafe the Lodge offers delicious breakfast, coffee, homemade baked goods & soup, lunch, catering, delivery, conference room reservations, and much more! Dine alfresco in their beautiful outdoor seating area located off the South Bethlehem Greenway.

Campus Pizza

22 E. 4th Street        610-867-6222
Campus Pizza specializes in crafting mouth-watering meals and providing superb customer service. Order online for delivery or pickup!

Carlo’s Bakery

77 Wind Creek Boulevard   (484) 777-7777
Enjoy delicious pastries, desserts and cakes from this famous family-owned bakery featured on the hit TLC series, Cake Boss™.

Casa De Campo

123 W 4th St, Bethlehem, PA 18015     (610) 849-2079
Casa De Campo Dominican Restaurant offers up fresh, delicious Dominican food daily to the Bethlehem, PA area. Enjoy crave-worthy desserts at our Dominican restaurant including batidos de fruta and flan de leche. Our friendly staff works hard to create a pleasant dining experience for you while making sure your food is tasty and flavorful.


77 Wind Creek Boulevard   (484) 777-7777
Chopstick serves standout renditions of well-known classics including fried rice, dumplings, noodles and spring rolls.

The Colony Meadery

211 E Third St in South Bethlehem  (855) 632-3669
At the Colony, we’re always seeking to push the boundaries of taste by producing the boldest and most innovative meads in the world. Using modern techniques, precise fermentation controls, and the most refined elbow grease, we produce honey-based alcoholic beverages that surprise the palate and amaze the judges. Our meads burst with flavor and glide down the throat with sophisticated, layered profiles and unparalleled smoothness.

Comfort Suites & The Hill to Hill Grille

120 W. 3rd Street        610-882-9700
One of the best-kept secrets in Bethlehem is the Hill to Hill Grille, whose popularity among locals is growing due to their delightful staff and superb cuisine. The decor is casual and cozy, and the food is just right for a quiet dinner. From salads to sandwiches to dinners, there’s something everyone will enjoy.

Déja Brew Coffeehouse & Deli

101 W. 4th Street        610-865-2739
SouthSide Bethlehem’s signature cozy café; providing a relaxed atmosphere of decorative couches and poster lined walls and a delicious menu including specialty coffees and custom sandwiches such as the Lehigh University inspired “Asa Packer”.

Dinky’s Ice Cream Parlor & Grill

312 E. 3rd St, Suite 102        610-419-4716
Visit Dinky’s brand-new ice cream parlor and grill on 3rd St. in South Bethlehem! Dinky’s Bethlehem menu features scrumptious burgers, hot dogs, nachos, chili and of course decadent ICE CREAM creations!

El Jefe’s Taqueria

506 E. 3rd St.        610-419-2000
El Jefe’s Taqueria brings authentic Mexicano street food back to Harvard Square, MA and Bethlehem, PA. Taking inspiration from his hometown street vendors, El Jefe transports his hungry customers south of the border with tacos and burritos assembled to the order on the open cook line.  Customers choose the heat at the Picante Station featuring hot sauce from across the country and around the globe. El Jefe offers you an invitation to forget what you know and come with him, to his home away from México, in Harvard Square, MA and Bethlehem, PA.

Emeril’s Chop House

77 Wind Creek Boulevard   (484) 777-7777
A modern, upscale twist on the classic American steakhouse featuring dishes including A-5 Japanese Wagyu, prime beef tartare and clams casino.

F&A Grog House

117 E. 3rd Street    610-419-0040
F&A Grog House is a restaurant and bar offering American pub fare and a state-of-the-art draft system featuring 52 taps. Our full bar offers wine, classic/signature cocktails and growlers. Join us and experience the beautifully renovated restaurant featuring industrial pendant lighting, exposed brick, reclaimed Wyoming snow fencing, subway tile, and a 50 ft concrete bar displaying a custom steam pipe draft system. An atmosphere to enjoy.

Five Maidens Cider Company

327 Polk Street.      Bethlehem, PA 18015
Five Maidens Cider Company formed through a desire to provide high quality craft beverages. Brian and Andrew began their journey back in 2009 with a basic homebrew starter kit and some predesigned recipes. As they journeyed through crafting beer the quality of their product and their practices evolved to earn them medals and recognition in homebrew competitions. Due to a family member’s dietary restrictions, their hobby led them towards other “homebrewed” beverages, specifically alcoholic cider and alcoholic seltzer water. Five Maidens began when Brian and Andrew felt that they reached the peak in their product’s quality and because family and friends encouraged the opening of a business to share their libations with the local community.

The Flying V

201 E. 3rd Street       610-419-2530
We are the one and only Canadian cuisine restaurant specializing in poutine, peameal bacon, and Montreal smoked meat. All made from scratch, in house, with love

General Zapata

15 E. 4th Street        610-625-0090
General Zapata is a fantastic Mexican restaurant with a Caribbean twist. Huge tacos, world famous hot sauce and a cozy indoor and outdoor eating area, come enjoy the delicious Mexican fare.

The Goosemen

102 W. 4th Street        610-868-0176
The Goose (as the regulars call it) is not just a place with mouth-watering sandwiches at a good price – but a fun and familiar environment that is created by both owner and main sandwich artist Tony Silvoy. The shop is a family affair – his wife, Deb, also works at the shop along with other relatives. Tony is always the first to greet you at the deli slicer. The Goose is a Lehigh University staple – hundreds of students travel through the famous side door ordering up sandwiches every year.

Hi Pot

312 E. 3rd Street    610-868-8888

Taiwanese, Bubble Tea, and Ramen Restaurant!

Jenny’s Kuali

102 E. 4th Street        610-758-8088
Jenny’s Kuali specializes in Malaysian and Vegetarian cuisine. Offering the freshest ingredients and a variety of dishes with traditional flair, including curry, turmeric, lemongrass, and tamarind. Jenny’s is primarily a dine-in establishment but they also offer take-out service.

Johnny’s Bagels

6 Farrington Square        (484) 895-3712
Known for their signature New York-style, hand-rolled and kettle-boiled bagels, Johnny’s Bagels is a Lehigh Valley hallmark, having opened its first location on Main Street in Bethlehem 15 years ago.

La Lupita

4 W. 4th Street        610-868-5733
With its simple, yet colorful decor, La Lupita will take you on a real Central American adventure. The Mexican flag dish is a must-have, comprising of three chicken enchiladas with tri-colored sauces. Their substantial menu also includes more authentic Mexican favorites like empanadas, sopes and tamales.

Lehigh Pizza

13 W. 3rd Street        610-866-1088
Since 1996 Lehigh Pizza has been delivering delicious pizzas and American fare to the Lehigh Valley. Each week they make over 2,000 pounds of fresh dough! A quaint corner restaurant offering a variety of pies including Chicken Pesto Pizza, Texas Style Pizza and Taco Pizza, as well as wings, wraps, sandwiches & other fast fare.

LIT Roastery & Bakeshop

26 E. Third Street        484-626-0945
LIT is a collaboration between Monocacy Coffee Company, a Bethlehem-based specialty coffee roasting company, and Made by Lino bakery, the brainchild of baker Melanie Lino.  Experience new coffee flavors, including beans from Guatemala, Ethiopia, and Colombia as well as the most delicious baked goods the SouthSide can offer.


322 E. 3rd Street        610-625-9222
Molinari’s is a trip to Italy without the airfare. Offering a hospitality as only Italy can provide, Chef Michael Joyce and the family at Molinari’s invite you to indulge your taste buds, from freshly made pasta to pizza in the Neapolitan style. You may even learn a little Italian before you leave.

Mister Lee’s Noodles

506 E. Third Street.    610-829-2799
Farm-fresh ramen that is a fun and nontraditional take on traditional Japanese noodles.

Molly’s Irish Grille & Sports Pub

4 E. 4th Street        610-868-1313
Molly’s Irish Grille and Sports Pub is one of Bethlehem’s best city pubs and sports bars, offering traditional Irish food, micro draft beers, karaoke, nightlife entertainment and sports. This high-energy alehouse has 16 TVs & a dining area serving up burgers, steaks & Irish comfort fare.

Nawab Indian Restaurant

13 E. 4th Street        610-691-0388
If enjoying food is on your agenda then Nawab Indian Restaurant is the place for you! Explore their exciting menu that offers both traditional and a unique variety of foods and fine cooking. Providing both Vegan and Gluten-free dishes, as well as flavorful spices and curries. It all depends on what you wish to eat!

The Nest Bar and Grille

601 E 4th Street           610-419-4330
The Nest Bar & Grille, a two-story Philadelphia sports themed bar and restaurant featuring casual American pub fare, 20 televisions and a large outdoor patio.

NYC Village

129 W. 4th Street        610-419-8799
NYC Village Pizza combines traditional Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. A take-out and dine in restaurant located on Fourth Street, NYC Village offers a wide variety of Italian specialties such as pizza, calzones, and baked dishes as well Turkish food, including kebabs and gyros.

The Olive Branch

355 Broadway        610-814-0355
For tastes of the Mediterranean, the Olive Branch offers Levantine cuisine, known as the finest in the Middle East. Serving up recipes that have been passed down through generations of Syrian families, the ambiance and warm hospitality make you feel right at home. Try the special dinner that includes hummus, pies, grape leaves, kabobs and middle eastern rice, complete with homemade baklava and Arabic coffee.

Pete’s Hot Dogs

400 Broadway        610-866-6622
For the past 70 years, Pete’s Hot Dogs has been grilling! Serving up Texas style with chili, mustard and diced onions – Pete’s is known as “The Hot Dog King”. The allure of classic dinner, Pete’s offers up delicious pierogis, hamburgers, steak sandwiches and more.

Playa Bowls

310 E. 3rd  St        610-419-4294
Bethlehem’s finest health food shop specializing in Acai Bowls, Pitaya Bowls, Juices, Smoothies, and Chia pudding bowls

Rakki Ramen

328 S. New St.        610-419-8007
Located in Bethlehem, Rakkii ramen is a mixed approach on traditional as well as modern Japanese cuisine led by Chef Marco Lu. After studying the art of ramen-making in Yokohama, Japan, Chef Marco Lu decided to leap into the world of ramen with his latest venture, Rakkii Ramen. Rakkii translated into English means Lucky. Our name was inspired by the maneki-neko,  a lucky charm that is believed to bring good luck to the owner and we would like to share the luck with all of our customers by serving Japanese ramen!

Randy’s Pizzeria

201 Mechanic Street       610-419-0053

With 20 years of experience cooking in the finest restaurants, our chef is excited to present her vision to you and all your guests. Our caring and committed staff will ensure you have a fantastic experience with us.


22 W4th St        610-849-2673
Located at 22 W. 4th Street, this quaint and cozy spot offers a breakfast lovers dream menu. Serving up 14-inch “Baby Daddy” pancakes, delicious omelets and potatoes you’ll be dreaming about for weeks, Roasted is the perfect spot to start your day (and tastebuds) off on the right foot.


3 W Morton Street        (610) 865-2031
Saxbys is a relaxed coffeehouse chain offering small-batch coffees & light fare such as sandwiches.

Seven Sirens Brewing Company

327 Broadway

Our 8,500 Square Foot Beer Hall featuring the finest brews in the Lehigh Valley!

ShangWei Szechuan

W. 3rd Street #1E       610-882-1248
ShangWei Szechuan Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Chinese cuisine in Bethlehem, PA.  ShangWei Szechuan’s convenient location and affordable prices make our restaurant a natural choice for dine-in or take-out meals in the Bethlehem community. Our restaurant is known for its variety in taste and high quality fresh ingredients. Come and experience our friendly atmosphere and excellent service.

The Social Still

530 E 3rd Street         (610) 625-4585
Social Still provides a retail and hospitality experience like no other. Customers can take a tour of the facility and learn the basics of distilling. Their bar offers the finest crafts brews and cocktails exclusively made with our distilled spirits. The sophisticated atmosphere is where people can gather and enjoy drinks paired with delicious foods. Come on in and “Get Social”.

SouthSide 313 Bar & Grille

313 E 3rd Street        (610) 419-1134
With their fresh ingredients and produce, SouthSide 313 strives to give each customer the best experience possible. Taking heavily from the hometown themes, the restaurant has a rustic atmosphere with a modern spin, with a menu and drink list to satisfy traditional tastes to your inner foodie.

Sotto Santi

10 W 4th Street        (484) 895-3111
Sotto Santi , located at 10 W 4th Street, features daily drink specials and a wide selection of brick-oven pizza, Italian entrees, sandwiches and appetizers. Sotto Santi serves the Lehigh University area with a fun and lively pub. The restaurant regularly features nighttime entertainment including bands, dancing and trivia. There is also an enclosed outdoor seating area.

Steel Pub

320 E 1st Street        (610) 625-5005
The Steel Pub located at 320 E. 1st. Street Bethlehem. The Steel Pub brings a fun and energetic atmosphere located on the former site of Bethlehem Steel! Whether you’re hitting a poker table, heading to a show, or getting ready for a hockey game next door – The Steel Pub is the place to meet for quality pub style food, a wide selection of beer, and a great night out.

Steelworks Buffet & Grill

77 Wind Creek Boulevard   (484) 777-7777       Steelworks
Experience a variety of fresh culinary dishes from around the world at Steelworks Buffet & Grill! Choose from our a la cart menu, or try our buffet featuring live-action cooking, artisan pizza, a pasta station, sushi, fresh-carved meats, and more!

Tally Ho Tavern

205 W 4th Street         (610) 865-2591
Tally Ho, located at 205 W 4th Street is a vibrant long-time bar & restaurant offering a pub-grub menu, plus DJs, karaoke & trivia.

The Taste Smokers

318 E. Third Street          610-419-0281
Pit Master Quartez Moore is a native of Chicago, IL, so his love for good food, especially barbecue, is innate to who he is. Chicago-style foods are unique in their own right, but pairing that with high-quality smoked meats and simple soul food sides really creates a transcendental experience for the client and/or self-proclaimed foodie.

Thai Kitchen

347 Broadway        (610) 268-9958       thaikitchen
If potstickers don’t satisfy your Asian palate, then Thai Kitchen is a must try. Let the friendly staff give you the full southeast Asian experience at this cozy spot. Serving classics like Mus Sa Man Curry and Lad Nar, it’s no surprise Thai Kitchen continues to be a SouthSide favorite. Be sure to not miss out on the Thai teas!


17 W Morton Street        (610) 691-8300
A snug counter-service outfit offering jumbo burritos, tacos & other Mexican bites, plus a patio. Located at 17 W Morton Street, Bethlehem. TULUM is a SouthSide favorite hot spot for and one of the best Mexican restaurants you’ll find in the Lehigh Valley!

U & Tea Authentic Chinese Food

119 E 3rd Street         (610) 866-4900
For Asian cuisine lovers- try U & Tea Chinese Restaurant. Not your average Chinese restaurant, U & Tea offers an expansive menu that includes familiar dishes like General Tso’s alongside authentic casseroles and mala dry hot pots.  The hot pots are the true culinary adventure, offering your choice from a unique list of ingredients, like fungus and quail eggs to lotus root and squid ball.

Zest bar+grille

306 S. New St.    610-419-4320
ZEST, defined by ‘great enthusiasm and energy,’ is the vision of the culinary and social experience that Owner John Trapani and Chef/Owner John “JP” Pukanecz plan to deliver to the Valley using South Side Bethlehem as their stage. A new and unique dining experience, ZEST will offer indoor/outdoor, four season balcony seating where guests will enjoy spectacular views of the Steel Stacks, Hill-to-Hill and Fahy bridges, as well as the Bethlehem Library, City Hall, Martin Tower, and beyond.

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