Top Choice American in Philadelphia

White Dog Cafe

If the atmosphere and food here seems more refined than your average farm-to-table restaurant, it's because it has been serving since 1983. Come here for your spring ramps and morels, peak summer tomatoes and plenty…
Top Choice American in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Katie's Kitchen

This typical PA Dutch diner serves locals and tourists alike with dishes such as creamed chipped beef and 'egg-in-the-nest.' Food is freshly cooked, and fortunately available in half-portions.
American in Laurel Highlands

Ligonier Tavern

This warm and friendly restaurant, the finest in town, is housed in a thoroughly renovated Victorian home just off the central square. There's a variety of salads and sandwiches at lunch as well as interesting appet…
American in Philadelphia


Dedicated to simply crafted, local and organic foods, the meals at this BYOB spot – including an organic Angus burger with caramelized onions, and Alaskan salmon with roasted beets and lentils – are creative and sou…
Diner in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Stoltzfus Farm Restaurant

An all-you-can-eat, family-style Dutch restaurant with chow-chow (a sweet pickled relish made from a combination of vegetables), pepper cabbage, fried chicken, homemade sausage, shoofly pie and more. It’s just count…
American in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Good 'N Plenty Restaurant

Sure, you'll be dining with busloads of tourists and your cardiologist might not approve, but hunkering down at one of the picnic tables for a family-style meal ($21) is a lot of fun. Besides the main dining room, w…
Modern American in Northeastern Pennsylvania

The Fork at Twin Lakes

In Shohola, 8 miles northwest of Milford, this husband-and-wife-run restaurant rivals any New York City foodie destination. Even though you could easily fill up on the excellent sourdough bread and small plates like…
Diner in Pennsylvania Wilds

Fezz's Diner

This proudly retro diner doesn't seem to have changed much since it was shipped lock, stock and barrel from Bethlehem, PA in the mid-1950s. Expect good burgers, large portions and at times, old-school – ie delayed a…
American in Philadelphia

City Tavern

As far as restaurants with costumed waiters go, this is a pretty good one -- not too over-the-top, and with solid, faintly historical food, such as pepper pot, besides. The building is a partial replica of the 1773 …
American in Gettysburg

Dobbin House

Dine in Gettysburg's oldest home, built in 1776. The food is average, but the setting, all candlelit and creaky, is great. Springhouse Tavern, a cool rock-walled basement, has a cheaper bar menu, with burgers and so…