50 Of the Best Restaurants to Eat and Drink in Central and South Central Pennsylvania

Updated: Apr 18

UPDATED : 2/05/2022


Whether you're in the mood for farm to table, a craft beer or anything between, we bring together some of the most talented and visionary entrepreneurs serving up the best food and drink in central and south-central Pennsylvania restaurants. The following are compiled from LiveWorkPlay Central PA, LiveWorkPlay South Central PA and LiveWorkPlay Lancaster PA. publications. You can read all three of our hard cover, Pennsylvania guidebooks as well as our new Tampa Bay edition digitally, on our website.



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South Central PA. Gettysburg - York - Hanover Region

BIGLERVILLE Thirsty Farmer Brew Works 290 Cashtown Road #9528 Biglerville, PA 17307 (717) 334-3325


CHAMBERSBURG CJs BBQ Smokehouse 975 Lincoln Way W  Chambersburg, PA 17202 (717) 261-4760

DILLSBURG Greystone Brewhouse 303 Golf Club Avenue  Dillsburg, PA 17019 (717) 502-2155

EMMITSBURG Carriage House Inn 200 S. Seton Avenue  Emmitsburg, MD 21727 (301) 447-2366


GETTYSBURG Dunlap's Restaurant 90 Buford Ave. Gettysburg, PA 17325 (717) 334-4816



Jack's Hard Cider & Mela Kitchen

1863 Gettysburg Village Drive

Gettysburg, PA. 17325

(717) 334-4888



One Lincoln

1 Lincoln Square

Gettysburg, PA. 17325

(717) 338-5455



Hanover The Markets at Hanover Eateries and Public House

1649 Broadway, Hanover, PA 17331

(717) 646-1649




McAllister's on York

11 York Street

Hanover, PA. 17331

(717) 793-2413



New Oxford

Brookmere Winery

2 Lincoln Way E

New Oxford, PA. 17350

(717) 479-5899




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NEW CUMBERLAND Boomerang Bar & Grill 110 Limekiln Road  New Cumberland, PA 17070 (717) 920-3627

SHIPPENSBURG CJs American Pub & Grill 487 E. King Street  Shippensburg, PA 17257 (717) 532-5612

YORK MexItaly Brick Oven Brewhouse 2440 E. Market Street • York, PA 17402 (717) 600-8226

Revival Social Club 19 N. George Street York, PA 17401 (717) 430-2981

The Handsome Cab

206 N. George Street York, PA 17401 (717) 793-2413

Providence Divine Cakes & Pastries

2515 S. Queen Street

York, PA. 17402

(717) 741-0120



Sarah's Sweet & Savory Snacks

9 W. Philadelphia Street

York, PA. 17401

(717) 814-9648




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Central PA. Harrisburg - Hershey - Camp Hill - Mechanicsburg - Carlisle 

CAMP HILL Cork & Fork Osteria 4434 Carlisle Pike  Camp Hill, PA 17011 (717) 317-9366



Lemoyne

SweeTreats Bakery

900 Market St,

Lemoyne, PA 17043

(717) 761-2252


CARLISLE Desperate Times Brewery 1201 Carlisle Springs Road  Carlisle, PA 17013 (717) 706-3192

Sage Cafe

22 W Pomfret St,

Carlisle, PA 17013

(717) 701-8624



The Sunrise Cafe

231 N Hanover St,

Carlisle, PA 17013

(223) 212-5192



Gilded Door Oil & Vinegar Taproom

9 E High St.

Carlisle, PA 17013

(717) 620-9560


ELIZABETHTOWN Moo-Duck Brewery 79 S. Wilson Avenue  Elizabethtown, PA 17022 (570) 242-5658  

Evo 206 Coffee

206 S Market St,

Elizabethtown, PA 17022

(717) 710-1099



The Candy Unicornium

2 W High St,

Elizabethtown, PA 17022

(717) 615-7165



HARRISBURG Broad Street Market 1233 N 3rd St,

Harrisburg, PA 17102

(717) 236-7923




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Lancaster Brewing Company  469 Eisenhower Boulevard Harrisburg, PA 17111 (717) 564-4448

South Philly Hoagies  3108 Parkview Lane · Harrisburg, PA 17111 (717) 561-2299

Greystone Public House 2120 Colonial Road · Harrisburg, PA 17112 (717) 829-9952




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La Catrina 925 N. 3rd. Street · Harrisburg, PA 17102 (717) 727-7127

Cork & Fork 200 State Street Harrisburg, PA 17101 (717) 234-8100

Home231

231 North St,

Harrisburg, PA 17101

(717) 232-4663



Frederic Loraschi Chocolate

4615 Hillcrest St,

Harrisburg, PA 17109

(717) 540-0000



HERSHEY Rotunda Brew Pub 814 E. Chocolate Avenue Hershey, PA. 17033 • (717) 298- 6476


Cullari Vineyards and Winery  1251 E. Chocolate Avenue  Hershey, PA 17033 (717) 533-8985 

The Chocolate Avenue Grill 114 W. Chocolate Avenue  Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 835-0888

Hidden Still Spirits

505 rear West Chocolate Avenue

Hershey, PA. 17033

(717) 808-5188


HUMMELSTOWN Dafnos Italian Grille 1190 W. Chocolate Avenue  Hummelstown, PA 17036 ·

(717) 534-8939


Smoked Bar & Grill  1201 W. Chocolate Avenue  Hummelstown, PA 17036

(717) 298-7900

Chocolates by Tina Marie

16 S Rosanna St,

Hummelstown, PA 17036

(717) 903-5233



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MECHANICSBURG Cafe Magnolia 4700 Gettysburg Road  Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

(717) 901-9700

Snapper’s Bar & Grill 120 E. Allen Street  Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

(717) 697-9475

Smoke & Pickles Artisan Butcher Shop

30 S. Market Street

Mechanicsburg, PA. 17055

(717) 795-4852



Hemauer Brewery

1010 Wesley Dr Ste 109

Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

(717) 477-3002



Simply Flavorful

100 Walden Way

Mechanicsburg, PA. 17050

(717) 620-8171



NEW CUMBERLAND Boomerang Bar & Grill 110 Limekiln Road  New Cumberland, PA 17070 · (717) 920-3627

Oxford Hall Celtic Shop & Cafe

233 Bridge St.

New Cumberland, PA. 1717070

(717) 774-8789


WORMLEYSBURG Dewz Famous Dogs 930 N. Front Street Wormleysburg, PA 17043 ·

(717) 226-3154 Hours: Fri & Sat 11am-8pm • Sun 11am-6pm

Lancaster  Brickerville House Restaurant 2 E. 28th Division Hwy. Lititz, PA. 17543 Hours Mon-Sat 6am-8am Sunday 7am-7pm

Lancaster Brewing Company 302 N Plum St, Lancaster, PA 17602 (717) 391-6258


Lancaster Brewing Company  2323 Lincoln Hwy E, Lancaster, PA 17602 (717) 826-9555

Gibraltar Restaurant 488 Royer Dr #101, Lancaster, PA 17601 (717) 397-2790



Cullari Vineyards and Winery Tasting Room

2 E 28th Division Hwy,

Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 568-2210



Moo-Duck Brewery

79 S Wilson Ave,

Elizabethtown, PA 17022

(570) 242-5658




I hope you enjoy each of these PA restaurants as I have! As this is being written during in a time when our restaurants have been shut down for indoor dining, please call or check websites and social media for modified hours of operation and support local by purchasing a gift card as a gift or for future use, ordering take out. or delivery.


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