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About 1796 Room at Bedford Springs

Named for the year that Dr. John Anderson purchased the land upon which the resort now stands, 1796 Room has now been re-launched as a signature steak and chophouse, serving steaks, chops, fish and poultry of the highest quality.

1796 uses only the highest quality 21-day aged USDA prime beef. Our meats are prepared at 1700° on our infrared broiler ensuring juiciness, tenderness and flavor.

All entrées are served with our signature grilled artichoke, and “shared” side dishes are available à la carte along with a tasty dessert selection freshly prepared in-house by our pastry team.

Our world-class wine list is designed to match the quality of our food selection, and our professional staff is trained to recommend the perfect wine pairing with your meal.

Creating a relaxed yet upscale atmosphere of warm sophistication, the new 1796 Room is a dining experience not to be missed.

2138 Business Rt 220
Bedford, PA 15522
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Steakhouse, Seafood, American

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday through Saturday - 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(814) 624-5633

Website:
http://www.bedfordspringsresort.com/dining/1796_room.asp

Parking Details:
Complimentary valet parking is available for all resort & restaurant guests.

Executive Chef:
David Noto

Additional:
Banquet, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

1796 Room at Bedford Springs Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.8

ambience

4.6

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

Good for Anniversaries (23)
Special Occasion (23)
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Good for a Date (15)
Cozy (14)
Good for Birthdays (12)
Quiet Conversation (12)
Worth the Drive (11)
Fit for Foodies (9)
Notable Wine List (8)
Business Meals (5)
Good for Groups (5)
Local Ingredients (5)
Tasting Menu (5)
Authentic (5)
Handcrafted Cocktails (4)
Fun (3)
Casual (2)
Creative Cuisine (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Neighborhood Gem (2)
Seasonal (2)
Comfort Food (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
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Great Beer (1)
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined 2 days ago

Overpriced steak that was not cooked properly. Ambiance and lighting could be better. This restaurant would not be able to charge what they do if they weren’t in the Omni.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined 3 days ago

We love dining at the 1796. Unfortunately, this time the steaks were not up to their normal delicious standard. It seems they were having some training issues. The manager handled our concerns but it was not the experience we had hoped for.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined 3 days ago

Known for steaks, but seafood offerings and specials were equally well prepared and delicious.

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 (Washington DC)·Dined 6 days ago

Excellent! Michelle is a great server! We always look forward to seeing her! Try the pork chops, awesome!!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined 6 days ago

We love the seafood tower and have had it several times. Unfortunately, the lobster was not great this time. We told our server and they did discount the meal for us. We were both sick that night.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on February 6, 2018

Shout out to Chef Aaron for some amazing food. Proteins prepared to perfect temperatures.

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·Dined on February 3, 2018

Fantastic service, great atmosphere. We will be back!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Creative Cuisine
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on February 3, 2018

Appetizer, Tuna Tartar, bland.
Entree, Filet Oscar, ordered medium - got well done.
Dessert, chocolate cake & espresso.

Overall I must say, I was mildly disappointed with dinner. I understand volume was high because because of a conference. But, the wait between courses was long and food execution was subpar. I will be reluctant to eat here again.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on February 1, 2018

Great meal, great ambience, waiter was outstanding

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on January 26, 2018

Made this reservation for the purpose of proposing to my girlfriend, and the 1796 Room did not disappoint. When I made the reservation I requested a quiet romantic table and tipped off the staff about what I intended to do. We were given a nice corner table where we were seated beside each other on a small loveseat, our server was wonderful, highly attentive, and served as our iPhone photographer. The food was fantastic, my fiancée (she said yes) had the salmon, and I had the New York strip. We will definitely return for special occasions.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Great Beer, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 25, 2018

The maple glazed duck breast was one of the best things I have eaten anywhere.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on January 5, 2018

The 1796 Room has a very beautiful atmosphere, it is cozy and romantic but as more tables filled up it got rather loud and started losing appeal. Then, as the food started to arrive, all being very nicely presented and some of which was outstanding, things took a turn. While my dates steak was prepared perfectly and proved to be delicious, mine was very overcooked and very tough. Lacking complete flavor. Had it not been such a special occasion that i didn't want to risk ruining, would have definately sent it back. And while having a very professional waitress who also had an assistant, never once was i asked if my steak was properly prepared. Overall, for a $225.00 dinner for two, i was disappointed very much. However, we had a great eavning and enjoyed strolling through and taking in the scenery of the very beautiful hotel. Just disappointed in some of the food.

Tags: Cozy, Scenic View, Romantic
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on January 4, 2018

We were staying at the Omni Bedford Springs for our mini-moon and booked 1796 as our fancy dinner the second night of our stay. The setting is cozy - it is a small dining room that occupies the oldest part of the resort from the early 1800s where the old Stone Inn used to stand. The doorways into the restaurant are charmingly uneven to match the original structure's quirks. We were sat at a romantic booth where both parties are seated on the same side of the table in a huge sofa with high back. It was perfect. Our server, Lisa, was extremely warm and congratulatory regarding our recent marriage. She was also super knowledgeable and helped us pick the best meals for us. We got the lobster mac and cheese and scallops along with the filet mignon. Everything was delicious. We finished our meal with port and through Lisa, ordered an off-the-menu dessert of donut holes to go (they are on the Frontier Tavern's menu, but 1796 made it work!). This was a lovely, romantic, cozy winter celebration meal and 1796 gets the highest marks from us across the board!

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 31, 2017

New Years Eve

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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Prix fix was overpriced with no other offerings on New Year’s Eve.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on December 28, 2017

Kelli, our server, left a lot to be desired. It took awhile for us to be greeted, and each round of food took a significant amount of time. We were seated for 70 minutes by the time we received our entrées (awkwardly with our salad and bread plates still on the table, so nowhere to put the entrée plates). My husband ordered the Ribeye medium rare, and it was medium. I ordered my filet medium and it was extremely purple upon arrival. I cut into it with Kelli there and asked her to take it back. She asked me how long I thought it needed. I told her that I was unsure, just to bring it back as medium. I found it a bit ridiculous that she was asking me how to cook my steak! The manager delivered my filet and had me cut into it. Again it was rarer than I would have liked, but I was starving at this point, and just ate around the center. I ordered the Botanical Martini, which I had the night before at the Crystal Room and loved. She brought out the Botanist Gimlet. I was already unhappy with our service and meal, so I didn't mention anything... It was extremely bitter, and I just didn't drink it. We were staying at the resort celebrating our three year wedding anniversary, and had heard wonderful things. We were extremely disappointed, and left with a bad taste in our mouth (literally and figuratively).

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on December 28, 2017

Very nice and historic place. Casual but great food.

Tags: Authentic, Quiet Conversation
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on December 28, 2017

Fantastic steaks! One of the best I've ever had! The whole lobster was also amazing

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Tampa)·Dined on December 27, 2017

Somewhat heavy food. Trying to be The Palm in the woods. But great staff

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 21, 2017

The filet was perfectly done, but it was too salty and so were the side vegetables. The deserts are not worth the calories.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 21, 2017

We couldn't ask for a better place to meet with special friends during the holiday season or any season. Thank for great service provided by Michael and the genuine concern from Chris. We will be back often.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Quiet Conversation, Paleo Friendly, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Romantic, Notable Wine List, Authentic
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 (New Orleans)·Dined on December 20, 2017

The tasting menu with accompanying wine was excellent, and a good value. The only drawback was that the portions were larger than I expected!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 19, 2017

This was our third time at 1796 and each has been wonderful. The food is delicious and the staff excellent; we'll definitely keep returning!

Tags: Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Gluten Free Options, Good for Birthdays, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on December 18, 2017

The service was excellent. All staff members were professional and friendly. I had the wedge salad and New York Strip Steak- they were very good.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 16, 2017

Loved the meal had the Tasting Menu with wine pairing. Highly recommend.

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Cozy nice and beautiful room. Food was tasty and prepared perfectly. A little bit loud but still a fabulous meal.

Tags: Cozy, Seasonal, Casual, Business Meals, Afternoon Coffee, Great for Lunch
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 8, 2017

We ate dinner here on a Friday night during our stay at the Omni Bedford Springs. The setting is historic and cozy, the service was outstanding, and the food was fresh and well-prepared. We ordered New York strip, bone-in ribeye, creamed spinach, sauteed mushrooms, baked potato, and a bottle of Jordan cab. Steaks were tender, juicy, and perfectly cooked. Overall, a thoroughly enjoyable dinner.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Seasonal, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Exceptional venue and the menu was amazing. I had the bone in ribeye and it was hands down one of the best I have enjoyed - rivals best across angus and Kobe offerings! Next time I will make plans for earlier seating- I now understand why the “1796” is so busy...

Tags: Casual, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Romantic, Bar Seating, Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on November 28, 2017

Great place for a date night or to celebrate a special occasion. Our meal was outstanding!

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Enjoyed everything, best food and service ive had in a long time.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 22, 2017

Just perfect for arrival after travel. Exactly what we needed/wanted and very well done.

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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 18, 2017

My wife and I stayed at Bedford Springs for a quick get away and we made a late reservation at the 1796 Room as the restaurant was booked solid for a November Saturday night. We now know why it was booked solid until 8:45! Our steaks were fantastic. She had the Filet, I had the Strip and they were as good as any steak that we have had for a while. Sides were the sautéed mushrooms and the creamed spinach and they did not disappoint. The butter for the bread was also uniquely interesting and my wife loved it. Wine list is acceptable, I think you can do BYOB but I didn't confirm that. The chopped salad was so-so, but it was only a salad. This place is highly recommended!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 4, 2017

This was our second time at the 1796 Room. The service and food were excellent again. Unfortunately, they seated a very large group in the room and the entire room became uncomfortably loud and lost its intimacy. This was a timing issue I guess, as others we talked to said they had a quiet time the day before. We will return, and I do recommend this to others.

Tags: Cozy, Worth the Drive, Romantic
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Excellent food and service! Very much enjoyed how knowledgeable our server was, the friendliness of the staff, and the outstanding hospitality.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 3, 2017

The food that we had was excellent but unfortunately the seafood menu was very limited on this Friday evening. The bar was also out of what we had ordered.

Tags: Romantic
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 3, 2017

No lobster available when it was on the menu was disappointing. Crab salad was very good. Having eaten in many nice restaurants around the country, thought everything was pricey.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (New England)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Great restaurant with excellent food and service. Would highly recommend dining here. The staff goes above and beyond to provide a great experience. It is a comfortable and cozy location with some the best food served in reasonable portions.

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on October 28, 2017

A really lovely experience. First time at Omni Bedford Springs and we loved the historic aspects of the inn and restoration that kept things as they would have been during the resort's heyday. The meal we had at 1796 was delicious - highly recommend the scallop appetizer and steak for entree. Our server, Lisa, was attentive and friendly. We definitely will visit again.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Excellent food. Wonderful service and atmosphere. One of those menus that you could eat anything on the menu. It all looks great!

Tags: Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Authentic, Romantic
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 24, 2017

We were celebrating our recent wedding anniversary and this restaurant was a perfect choice. Delicious food and wonderful service in a delightful setting. We'll be back.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Romantic
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