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25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
814-833-1957
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This quaint spot is at the entrance to our town's greatest attraction, Presque Isle State Park, with sandy beaches and fishing and boating and great picnic spots. Sara's is mostly hamburgs and hotdogs but with a touch of nostalgia. Great place to meet with friends before entering the park if you don't plan to have a picnic, or a great... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The foot long hot dogs and fries amazing, and the ice cream was the perfect ending to the visit. There was indoor and outside seating on picnic tables in a tree lined setting. The only negative was the short wait due to the popularity and quality of the food.

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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61 reviews 61 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Famous state park, Presque Isle State Park is just past Sara's, so this restaurant which is 50s style has a booming business each spring and summer season. Well known for great shakes, ice cream and hot dogs etc, the crowds pour into this eating hangout that has lots of outdoor seating and is an Erie PA favorite.

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New Castle, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The food was good but the ice cream was excellent, I strongly recommend the orange twist ice cream. The hot dogs are good and the place was very clean

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Attleboro, Massachusetts
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Stands just past Waldameer at the entrance of Presque Isle. Delicious burgers, fries and ice cream that is perfect after a day at the beach or at the park. Is absurdly busy during the summer months but with good reason, reasonably priced consistent food. Family friendly. Has both indoor and outdoor seating.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great burgers, Smith's hotdogs, curly fries and the best onions rings. Old school atmosphere with modern feel. Great place to just hang out and catch up with friends. You won't be disappointed.

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Sara's is the place to go here in Erie during the summer months. By far they have the best burgers in town and their hamburger rolls are outstanding. Onion rings and French fries are a must for a side.

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New Mexico
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120 reviews 120 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
1,650 helpful votes 1,650 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Best Hot Dog ever ! this place has the best hot dogs ive ever eaten ! this place is great its at the enterance of Presquile park, if your in the area you must give Sara's a try ! Sgt. Eddie DeLuca

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Wexford, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Just awesome diner food. It's always packed and crazy. It's well staffed and there are always employees cleaning up the dining area. Perfect before or after the beach or Waldamere. So very kid friendly.

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Beaver, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The burgers here hit the spot after a long day in the park, but the milkshakes are what brought us back the next day for another round. Creamy, rich, and gone too quick.

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Address: 25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
Phone Number: 814-833-1957
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
Cuisine: American

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