East Petersburg offers plenty of dining options for those who are looking for homestyle meals. This neighborhood has many family restaurants serving American favorites like broasted chicken, roast beef, and meatloaf along with classic sides like mashed potatoes and biscuits. Breakfast in these diners continues that all-American feel with made-to-order eggs served beside country-style home fries or hash. Italian foods are also popular in East Petersburg with several Italian bistros and pizzerias offering pizza, pasta, and stromboli. You can’t come to this neighborhood without sampling the official sandwich of Philadelphia, the Philly cheesesteak. Made with Italian bread, you pick your filling from chicken, tuna, or roast vegetables that are drizzled with an oregano-vinegar dressing.