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Dafnos Italian Grille

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1190 W Chocolate Ave, Hummelstown, PA 17036-9124
717-533-8999
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
a fine place to eat, and an easy walk from the convention center

I had a nice meal here the other day. Nothing fancy, but certainly good - and a fine value. It is a very short walk from the convention center, which works out well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
hmdpa
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Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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English first
Hummelstown
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Dafno's Italian Grille is one of my favorite places in the Hershey area, and I often take out-of-town guests there. The food is reliably good, the prices reasonable, and the service is fast and attentive. Pasta dishes are delicious and the salads are fantastic. I had the pizza once, and it was quite good. The menu is somewhat limited, but... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Dafnos is on my speed dial list because the food is great and they package it nicely for carry out. The food is always ready on time. Save room for dessert. The homemade chocolate cake and tiramisu can't be beat.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

Recently had Dafno's cater our youth sports banquet for 250 people at an offsite location!!! My experience was incredible. Incredible food. Incredible communication. Fair pricing. Working with John the owner was great, very helpful and a gentleman. The raves I received from the fellow parents and kids on the team were numerous! Having such great food, delivered hot and on... More 

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Merrick, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

What a terrific find in the Hershey area!! We were pleasantly surprised by the amazing food and service here. Would highly recommend and looking forward to returning! Great menu choices and all tasted fresh. Kids had good selections and enjoyed their meals as well.

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Malone, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

While in the area with our 4 children, my husband and I searched for an Italian restaurant and we were fortunate to find Dafnos. I called and spoke to Peg, who had a table waiting when we arrived. From start to finish, in all ways, our experience was superb! Our waitress was kind, attentive, and great with our children as... More 

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Pennsylvania
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121 reviews 121 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I had a nice meal here the other day. Nothing fancy, but certainly good - and a fine value. It is a very short walk from the convention center, which works out well.

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We frequent this restaurant as it one of our favorite places to eat. The food is delicious just like a Momma would make! Whenever we are in the Hershey area we stop in here. The portions are huge and the service is friendly and very attentive and all of this at a great price. while you are there be sure... More 

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Middletown, Pannsylvania, USA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We have lived in this area for 40 years and know our resturants. On 01-31-15 after a show all the really great resturants were full. After several stops, we found Dafnos Italian Resturant. Clean friendly, prompt service. Had a glass of wine, it was the best thing there becuse it wasn't cooked. I love italian wedding soup, my spouse and... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I have always wanted to try Dafnos, but never had the opportunity until recently. I certainly have been missing out on the best Italian restaurant that I have ever eaten at! The food was simply amazing! Huge portions at affordable prices. The vegetable lasagna was out of this world. I can't wait to go back!

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Senior Contributor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The food tastes excellent, especially the Pomadoro sauce. The portions are just right and so is the price. Great place to take the family.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1190 W Chocolate Ave, Hummelstown, PA 17036-9124
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hummelstown
  • Phone Number: 717-533-8999

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?