Econo Lodge Wormleysburg - Harrisburg
860 N. Front St.
Wormleysburg, PA 17043-1024
Phone: (717) 763-7086
Fax: (717) 761-4224
The Fire House Restaurant is one of the most popular dining destinations of downtown Harrisburg. It stands on the prominent Restaurant Row that is flooded with quality eateries, cafes and bars. The restaurant owes its name to the old firehouse, within which it is housed. The menu is a fine blend of local American delights and Italian pastas, crabs and other seafood delicacies. A wide variety of salads, soups, sandwiches, and appetizers are also on the offer. It is reputed for its 'chicken ribs' and grilled chicken items. The 3rd Floor at the Firehouse is available for parties, dinner buffets, birthdays and various other events and gatherings. Call for reservations.
A cute little spot that appeals even before you enter. Home 231 is a chic restaurant, serving American food. The food is prepared using seasonal ingredients that are sourced from local farmers. Besides varied flavors, this ensures that the dishes on the menu are rotated, keeping you curious to know whats on the menu. Try out the Grilled Swordfish and the Rainbow Trout. For dessert, the seasonal pie is always a good pick.
The popular Italian restaurant Mangia Qui has a gem tucked away on its second level in the form of Suba. A Spanish tapas bar, this small eatery charms even the most discerning diner with an array of tantalizing treats that remain true to their origin. Sample from one of the specialty tacos such as El Ranchero, which is a dish made from marinated beef, horseradish and chive sauce, or the El Pastor which is served on home-made corn tortillas. If you love cheese, then you should definitely try Queso and savor a palate full of assorted artisan cheeses. Drinks specials and wines are also served here, and a glass of one of these beverages is essential to round off a classic Spanish treat. If you walk in here on a Friday or a Saturday, then be prepared to listen to some awesome live music played by local and national artists/ bands.
Cafe Fresco is the perfect blend of an upscale, yet casual dining experience. From the ambiance to the food, everything here feels extravagant. The restaurant uses the finest cuts of meats and the freshest vegetables to provide you with a dish you won't forget. The cuisine served is a mix of Asian dishes and includes Thai and Japanese. The menu also features some American food. Warm up your taste buds with the Short Rib Satay Dim Sums and a portion of the Pork and Shrimp Egg Rolls. For your mains, try the Tea-Smoked Breast of Duck and you will agree that it tastes as exotic as it sounds!
This opulent restaurant offers a menu that demands a big appetite and an art of appreciating good food. Primarily offering an all American fare, this place does have a surprise in store for your taste-buds, which is evident through some dishes that have a hint of Asian flavors. The full stocked bar at Stock's on 2nd offers a range of cocktails and martinis. It features a lounge area where you can relax and refresh yourself. Stock's on 2nd entertains its patrons with live musicals on Fridays and Saturdays. The restaurant also hosts private events in its premises. Lunch is served from 11.30a every Monday to Friday, whereas dinner can be had daily after 5p. Check website for further details.
Spice Restaurant can be an instant hit with those who are fond of barbecued, spicy dishes. Featuring an array of local specialties, the restaurant ensures a humongous portions of meals for its diners that isn't low on taste the factor either.From pastas and burgers to fresh seafood, this eatery has something for every taste-bud. In short, Spice Restaurant offers an unforgettable dining experience to its patrons.
For those who enjoy good food and music, Carley's Ristorante & Piano Bar is truly an experience to cherish. This trendy restaurant features traditional Italian specialties and you will certainly fall in love with the delicious pizzas and pastas served here. A well stocked bar ensures you have exquisite wine accompanying your meal. This classic piano bar is mainly flocked by music enthusiasts who frequent this for live musical entertainment. Reserve a table well in time to enjoy the delectable food and the delightful music.
Zia's at Red Door in downtown Harrisburg is a classy Italian dining joint. Amidst hordes of sleek eateries and dine-outs in Harrisburg's Restaurant Row, Zia's holds its own and attracts tourists day in and day out. The menu is traditionally Italian with pasta specialties, steaks, fillets, fishes, chicken, beef and other appetizers lined up to satiate your hunger. Round off your meal with delicious Italian white wines, red wines or martinis. The plush lounge bar at Zia's offers a special happy hour menu and 'Wine Tasting Happy Hour' on Thursdays. Zia's also undertakes catering for special events and provides a wide range of food and beverages. Call ahead for more information.
If you are in search of a joint that offers authentic Chinese food, then you should be heading to New 2nd Wok. From chicken and beef to shrimp, every dish cooked here boasts of a rich and exotic taste, straight from the Orient. Start your meal with a Hot & Sour soup and end it with a luscious Imperial Chicken. If you want to try something exciting and new, New 2nd Wok is your place. With a staff more than willing to help you with your menu choices, this restaurant has a homey feel to it, and compels you to revisit.
What better way to enjoy a good seafood than by a river! The RockBass Grill offers a great view, but is more enjoyable during the day. The food here is the standard seafood dishes that are available, but is fresh and tasty. Start your meal with some Mini Crab Cakes or the Fried Calamari. The Stuffed Flounder is quite a hot order around, as is the Shrimp and Broccoli Alfredo. If you like your seafood fresh out of the ocean, then ask for the Catch of the Day.
When you are in Harrisburg and want to have a leisurely dinner, head straight to Molly Brannigan's. The legend has it that a women by the name of Molly helped people from her home town, Emerald, to flee to Ireland by feeding them and wishing them a successful passage. True to its origins, everything about this Restaurant is Irish right from the decor, which has artifacts exported from Ireland to its cuisine. Molly Brannigans is a part of chain of restaurants is dedicated to serving some very authentic Irish grub coupled with unique mix of cocktails and other drinks. To know more, do check the website or call them.
Step into the exquisite El Sol Mexican Restaurant and give yourself a chance to pamper your palate. This top class restaurant serves authentic Mexican dishes that boast of a rich flavor. From entrees to desserts, every dish served here flaunts a rich aroma and a savory taste. Best known for serving customized food to its patrons, here, you can request the chef to make your dish spicy or mild, or add a special flavor of your choice. El Sol Mexican Restaurant also hosts private events on Sundays. Check website for details.