Econo Lodge Wormleysburg - Harrisburg
860 N. Front St.
Wormleysburg, PA 17043-1024
Phone: (717) 763-7086
Fax: (717) 761-4224
Bars & Cafes
Drinkin Bone, located in Wormleysburg, get its name from Tracy Byrd’s famous song. Patrons frequent this country-style bar for great drinks, good food and friendly service. Grab a beer or cocktail to complement classic bar fare like sandwiches, burgers, Italian sausage, onion rings and nachos. Live gigs, karaoke nights and open mic comedy are a big draw here. Unwind out on their porch overlooking the river or take to their dance floor indoors.
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.
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.
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.
Bricco is a classic Italian restaurant that offers sumptuous meals, rich in taste, flavor and aroma. From Tuscan delights to Mediterranean specials, Bricco serves a platter full of European flavors. Besides Italian and Mediterranean dishes, Bricco also offers an exciting, contemporary fare. The restaurant also hosts private events in its premises. Check website for further details.
Located on the hep Eisenhowever Boulevard, the L Bar & Lounge is a good option for some time out with a bunch of friends. The ambiance of the place is done up to give it a very cozy feel and speaks of dim lights and soft flowing music. You can simply sink into the plush seats and couches while you sip onto the wonderful drinks. The full front bar is placed strategically to keep it in full view. The friendly staff is always at hand should you want to order a round of drinks. Snacks and finger food is served in good portions and is very yummy. All in all, L Bar & Lounge offers a good getaway with friends after a hectic day.