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Best American Restaurants in Central Pennsylvania

Vault Grill & BarVault Grill & Bar
(62)
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American | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania
Four BloomsFour Blooms
(84)
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American | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania
Olde New YorkOlde New York
(33)
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American | State College, Central Pennsylvania
TGI FRIDAYS - State CollegeTGI FRIDAYS - State College
(7)
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American | State College, Central Pennsylvania
Vernick Food & DrinkVernick Food & Drink
(1575)
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American | Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Talula’s GardenTalula’s Garden
(6540)
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American | Washington Square, Philadelphia
JansenJansen
(866)
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American | Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia
Serpico - PhiladelphiaSerpico - Philadelphia
(1153)
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American | Center City, Philadelphia
MicaMica
(1136)
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American | Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia
Belvedere Inn Restaurant and BarBelvedere Inn Restaurant and Bar
(1140)
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American | Lancaster, Lancaster County
The Farm And Fisherman - Cherry HillThe Farm And Fisherman - Cherry Hill
(1461)
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American | Cherry Hill, New Jersey Suburbs
Bud & Marilyn'sBud & Marilyn's
(2136)
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American | Center City, Philadelphia
Duling Kurtz HouseDuling Kurtz House
(576)
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American | Exton, Western Suburbs
Urban Village Brewing CompanyUrban Village Brewing Company
(23)
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American | Northern Liberties, Philadelphia
Blackfish - ConshohockenBlackfish - Conshohocken
(2413)
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American | Conshohocken, Western Suburbs
TheaThea
(337)
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American | Mechanicsburg, Hershey / Harrisburg
Friday Saturday SundayFriday Saturday Sunday
(301)
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American | Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Kensington QuartersKensington Quarters
(471)
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American | Fishtown, Philadelphia

Best Italian Restaurants in Central Pennsylvania

Moena RestaurantMoena Restaurant
(49)
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Italian | State College, Central Pennsylvania
OysterOyster
(360)
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Italian | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania
Ambra - PhiladelphiaAmbra - Philadelphia
(58)
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Italian | Queen Village, Philadelphia
Vetri CucinaVetri Cucina
(1850)
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia
The Victor CafeThe Victor Cafe
(2389)
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Italian | South Philly, Philadelphia
Saloon RestaurantSaloon Restaurant
(835)
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Italian | South Philly, Philadelphia
Casta DivaCasta Diva
(640)
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Italian | Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Root Restaurant + Wine BarRoot Restaurant + Wine Bar
(289)
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Italian | Fishtown, Philadelphia
Davio's - PhiladelphiaDavio's - Philadelphia
(2737)
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia
The Kitchen ConsigliereThe Kitchen Consigliere
(2448)
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Italian | Collingswood, New Jersey Suburbs
Bistro RomanoBistro Romano
(2602)
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Italian | Society Hill, Philadelphia
Porcini - PhiladelphiaPorcini - Philadelphia
(1360)
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia
Mangia QuiMangia Qui
(87)
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Italian | Harrisburg, Hershey / Harrisburg
Caffe Valentino - PhiladelphiaCaffe Valentino - Philadelphia
(284)
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Italian | South Philly, Philadelphia

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Central Pennsylvania's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Breaker Brewing Company1. Breaker Brewing Company
37 reviews
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Beer Garden | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania

Excellent meal out. Great food and drink, friendly staff and reasonable prices. Highly recommend. More

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Carnegie House Restaurant2. Carnegie House Restaurant
372 reviews
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Contemporary French / American | State College, Central Pennsylvania

Great atmosphere, excellent service, perfect pacing of courses More

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Vault Grill & Bar3. Vault Grill & Bar
62 reviews
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American | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania

The food was delicious and the service was very good. We had a wonderful time. More

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Kelly's Steak and Seafood4. Kelly's Steak and Seafood
124 reviews
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Steakhouse | State College, Central Pennsylvania

Amazing food, fast and great service. Clean and classy decor, I would eat there over any restaurant at State College. More

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Gigi's Southern Table5. Gigi's Southern Table
540 reviews
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Southern | State College, Central Pennsylvania

This was not our first time at Gigi’s. It didn’t disappoint! We love the food, the ambiance (the back porch! 😍) the location...the service is good and the price is reasonable. A Happy Valley gen! More

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Central Pennsylvania restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
The View Restaurant & BarThe View Restaurant & Bar
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American | Boalsburg, Central Pennsylvania

The View Restaurant and Bar is surrounded by the premier golf course of Mountain View Country Club. The View serves lunch and dinner daily, offering spectacular sights of Tussey Mountain and Mount Nittany.

Our menu features a variety of fresh made cuisine including appetizers, salads, sandwiches, entrees and desserts. We strive to source our products from as many local suppliers as possible to support our community and provide the freshest ingredients possible.

Our menu changes seasonally and currently boasts items such as our Summer Berry Salad, Seared Ahi Tuna Bites, the ever popular View Burger, and dinner entrees including Pan Roasted Salmon and Rib Eye Steak. Many of our desserts our made in house such as Creme Brulee or our Fruit Tart and we now proudly feature Berkey Creamery Ice Cream. More

Discover Central Pennsylvania

Central Pennsylvania features a wide range of fabulous eateries for those who live in the area as well as those passing through. They also have a few wineries you may want to explore. If you're into the sustainable food movement with a focus on local ingredients, you'll find several restaurants that deliver farm-to-fork seasonal menus. The cuisine is a perfect blend of regional and global flavors, with dishes featuring ingredients grown and produced locally. Several Italian eateries dish out favorites like ravioli, chicken marsala, homemade pasta, Italian wines and cocktails, and espresso and dessert. Whether you're looking for all-day breakfast, comfort foods like burgers and sides, or upscale Mediterranean fare, you'll find it in central Pennsylvania.