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Best American Restaurants in Central Pennsylvania

Vernick Food & DrinkVernick Food & Drink
(1454)
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American | Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Talula’s GardenTalula’s Garden
(5909)
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American | Washington Square, Philadelphia
JansenJansen
(716)
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American | Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia
Rooster  Soup Co.Rooster Soup Co.
(61)
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American | Center City, Philadelphia
Serpico - PhiladelphiaSerpico - Philadelphia
(1035)
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American | Center City, Philadelphia
The Farm And Fisherman - Cherry HillThe Farm And Fisherman - Cherry Hill
(1269)
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American | Cherry Hill, New Jersey Suburbs
MicaMica
(1036)
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American | Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia
Bud & Marilyn'sBud & Marilyn's
(1795)
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American | Center City, Philadelphia
HawthornesHawthornes
(73)
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American | Bella Vista, Philadelphia
TheaThea
(248)
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American | Mechanicsburg, Hershey / Harrisburg
Belvedere Inn Restaurant and BarBelvedere Inn Restaurant and Bar
(977)
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American | Lancaster, Lancaster County
Blackfish - ConshohockenBlackfish - Conshohocken
(2328)
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American | Conshohocken, Western Suburbs
Duling Kurtz HouseDuling Kurtz House
(500)
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American | Exton, Western Suburbs
The MillworksThe Millworks
(1266)
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American | Harrisburg, Hershey / Harrisburg

Best Italian Restaurants in Central Pennsylvania

Moena RestaurantMoena Restaurant
(43)
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Italian | State College, Central Pennsylvania
Vetri CucinaVetri Cucina
(1748)
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia
Saloon RestaurantSaloon Restaurant
(726)
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Italian | South Philly, Philadelphia
Merighi's Savoy InnMerighi's Savoy Inn
(49)
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Italian | Vineland, New Jersey Suburbs
The Victor CafeThe Victor Cafe
(2123)
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Italian | South Philly, Philadelphia
Santucci's Pizza - Italian MarketSantucci's Pizza - Italian Market
(31)
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Italian | South Philly, Philadelphia
TE'TE'
(173)
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Italian | Leola, Lancaster County
Casta DivaCasta Diva
(595)
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Italian | Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia
Root Restaurant + Wine BarRoot Restaurant + Wine Bar
(225)
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Italian | Fishtown, Philadelphia
Davio's - PhiladelphiaDavio's - Philadelphia
(2592)
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Italian | Center City, Philadelphia
The Kitchen ConsigliereThe Kitchen Consigliere
(2199)
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Italian | Collingswood, New Jersey Suburbs
Bistro RomanoBistro Romano
(2430)
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Italian | Society Hill, Philadelphia
Villaggio IccaraVillaggio Iccara
(692)
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Italian | Yardville, Trenton
ITA 101ITA 101
(534)
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Italian | Medford, New Jersey Suburbs
Caffe Valentino - PhiladelphiaCaffe Valentino - Philadelphia
(260)
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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
Spats Cafe and Speakeasy1. Spats Cafe and Speakeasy
406 reviews
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Creole / Cajun / Southern | State College, Central Pennsylvania

Last dinner at Spatz and the end of an era at PSU State College with the restaurant closing. And I think it was our best dinner ever. We will miss you Spatz! Lots of great dinners and fun times there over many many years. ‘Hope the staff finds their next job soon - thank you all!! More

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

We think that this is the best restaurant in the State College area. Every meal is excellently prepared and beautifully presented. We had a rack of lamb that was one of the best I've ever tasted. More

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

Excellent food service very attentive staff. Have been there twice and plan to back again. Well priced for the quality of food and portion size. More

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Four Blooms4. Four Blooms
57 reviews
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American | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania

Food was delicious and the service was excellent! I would recommend to anyone to try it! More

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Barrel 21 Distillery and Dining5. Barrel 21 Distillery and Dining
157 reviews
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Gastro Pub | State College, Central Pennsylvania

Our table server was very helpful. Great brunch! Enjoyed the raspberry French toast and made to order omelet.! The mixed berry cheese cake was very tasty! We will be back! Thank you! More

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Central Pennsylvania restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Breaker Brewing CompanyBreaker Brewing Company
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Beer Garden | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania

Welcome and thank you for your interest in Breaker Brewing Company. We are a Micro Brewery & Brew Pub in Northeast PA’s coal region that brews, serves and delivers handcrafted beer to local bars and pubs. Our small batch craft brews are dedicated to the hard-working people who have been and still are examples of our rich heritage.More

The Cafe: An American BistroThe Cafe: An American Bistro
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American | Wilkes-Barre, Central Pennsylvania

Located on the Highway 315 strip in Wilkes-Barre, The Cafe is less than a mile from the Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs Casino, the Wyoming Valley Mall shopping area, the Arena Hub Plaza, and the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. Known for its signature entrees and its bridging the gap between casual and fine dining, The Cafe is the an ideal location to host groups of all sizes (including a two banquet rooms) to the perfect place for a romantic date in our elegant dining room. We offer a full range of beverages from gourmet coffees to delicious cocktails.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.