For guests seeking incredible cuisine near our Central Pennsylvania B&B, these area restaurants are all close, so you don’t “drive forever” to get to dining. All come with our highest personal recommendation as well as feedback we get from our guests who explore the area’s culinary delights. Most restaurants we list are locally owned, some with a distinctive Pennsylvania Dutch flair.
Exceptional RestaurantsIn Lebanon, Annville, Hershey, & Lancaster!
Rotunda Brewing Company (Batdorf Restaurant)
(717) 867.0113 | 245 W Main Street | Annville, PA 17003
Located in historic downtown Annville, just minutes from Hershey. Casual dining in a tavern-like atmosphere. Batdorf is in a building that was built in 1747 and is rich in history. Enjoy craft beer, and live music when available.
Blue Bird Inn | (717) 273.3000 | 2387 Cornwall Road | Cornwall, PA 17042
You will find this restaurant in the country located in Cornwall, about ten minutes from our bed and breakfast. This eatery is one of the oldest continuously operating taverns serving food in Pennsylvania. A fun and inviting atmosphere with great food and casual ambiance. Friday night Live music. Reservations recommended.
Trattoria Fratelli, Lebanon PA (717) 273.1443 | 502 E Lehman St. | Lebanon, PA 17046
An established local favorite bistro…and out of the way of the typical tourist area, located within 10 to 15 minutes from the Inn in the outskirts of Lebanon. Highly acclaimed and award-winning restaurant with an old-world charm with first-class menu and service. No reservations.
Rey Azteca Mexican (717) 473.3486 | 14 N. Londonderry Square | Palmyra, PA 17078
Unique and authentic Mexican dishes, attentive and experienced team that has been servicing communities for many, many years. A family-owned Mexican restaurant.
Rising Sun (717) 641.3258 | 2850 Horseshoe Pike | Campbelltown, PA 17010
Great food, drinks and service at The Rising Sun Bar and Kitchen. Live music Saturday nights.
(717) 533.1151 | 801 E. Chocolate Avenue | Hershey, PA 17033
Everyone enjoys their dining experience at The Hershey Pantry. Charming atmosphere–a favorite of local diners. Fans of this bistro-style restaurant return again and again. BYOB.
Rotunda Brew Pub (717) 298.6476 | 814 E. Chocolate Avenue | Hershey, PA 17033
Local favorite tavern style dining with excellent craft beers and terrific menu.
Iron Hill Brewery of Hershey (717) 312.5164 | 101 W. Chocolate Ave. | Hershey, PA 17033
Regional brewpub dispensing house made beers and elevated American comfort fare.
(717) 508.5460 | 27 W. Chocolate Avenue | Hershey, PA 17033
Upscale, romantic yet casual dining with imagination and style, located in the central part of historic Hershey. Fresh premium seafood, impressive wine selection and much more. Reservations recommended.
What If of Hershey (717) 533.5858 | 845 E. Chocolate Ave. | Hershey, PA 17033
Located on Hershey’s famed Chocolate Avenue. Your dining experience will be accompanied by a warm glow from the candles lighting the room . Eclectic menu. Intimate dining in a romantic atmosphere.
The Circular, Hotel Hershey | (717) 534.8800 | 100 Hotel Road | Hershey, PA 17033
You will find this elegant and fine dining treasure located at The Hotel Hershey. Choose The Circular if you are seeking a more upscale, sophisticated dining experience. A historical renovation created the unique ambiance with art glass and murals framing large windows overlooking beautiful gardens. Interesting historic note: Milton Hershey did not like sitting in corners when visiting restaurants on his travels and declared to himself, “If I build my own restaurant, it will be circular and won’t have corners!”
(717) 534.8800 | 100 Hotel Road | Hershey, PA 17033
Located in the Hotel Hershey, Harvest offers genuine American cuisine made from the freshest local and regional ingredients. The menu features an innovative selection of both classic and traditional American fare. Reservations recommended.
Chocolate Avenue Grill (717) 835.0888 | 114 W. Chocolate | Hershey, PA 17033
A popular Hershey restaurant. Modern atmosphere with creative menu and very good service. Located the heart of downtown Hershey on Chocolate Avenue.
(717) 533.9900 | 1311 E. Chocolate Ave. | Hershey, PA 17033
Excellent local choice for sushi and Asian cuisine.
(717) 298.7900 | 1201 W. Chocolate Avenue
Hummelstown, PA 17036
BBQ Steaks, seafood, salads and more.
(717) 626.9999 | 11 Lehoy Forest Drive | Leola, PA 17540
A favorite for locals. Highly rated fine dining in Lancaster area.
(717) 397.6191 | 2151 Columbia Avenue | Lancaster, PA
Two-story Peruvian and Mexican restaurant with regional décor…serves tapas & margaritas. Always a favorite for food and atmosphere. Latin-American cuisine.
Annie Bailey’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
(717) 393.4000 | 28 E. King St. | Lancaster, PA
On historical King Street in downtown Lancaster near the town square and ideal choice for ambiance and good food.
(717) 399.5400 | 26 W. King Street | Lancaster, PA
Inviting Bistro, with a courtyard and waterfall. Casual cuisine and atmosphere with variety of food and prices. Located in downtown Lancaster.
John J. Jeffries Restaurant (717) 431.3307 | 300 Harrisburg Ave. | Lancaster, PA 17603
Farm-to-table, seasonal fare from shrimp & grits to grass-fed beef in an elegant, comfortable space. Organic oriented restaurant in downtown Lancaster.
Alfred’s Victorian | (717) 944.5373 | 38 N. Union Street | Middletown, PA 17057
Historical Victorian mansion. Alfred’s grandparents’ restaurant in Hershey was the beginning of Alfred’s interest in cooking. In 1969 he and his family purchased what opened in 1970 as Alfred’s Victorian. Known for fine service, eclectic menu, and romantic atmosphere. Reservations recommended.
Stockyard Inn Steakhouse | (717) 394.7975 | 1147 Lititz Pike (501 Hwy.) | Lancaster, PA 17601
Fine Dining. Sophisticated, yet casual. Best to call first.
Char’s Tracy Mansion | (717) 213.4002 | 1829 N. Front St. | Harrisburg, PA 17102
Once a celebrated mansion built in 1913, the mansion is now known for fine dining along the Susquehanna River.
Gabriella’s Italian Restaurant
(717) 540.0040 | 3907 Jonestown Rd. | Harrisburg, PA 17109
A hidden gem known for its authentic Italian cuisine and service.
Millworks | Art • Food • Brewery | (717) 695.4888 | 340 Verbeke St. | Harrisburg, PA 17102
A regional destination showcasing Central Pennsylvania’s artistic talents, in-house brewery, and sustainably sourced dining.
Bricco Italian Restaurant
(717) 724-0222 | 31 S 3rd S. | Harrisburg, PA 17101
Bricco is widely known as one of best dining experiences in Harrisburg. Located downtown, Italian cuisine.