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Great American Saloon

20 Dairyland Sq, Red Lion, PA 17356-1801
717-246-9548
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Ranked #1 of 32 restaurants in Red Lion
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 23, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
York, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Had dinner with friends a few times when meeting in that end of the county. Good choice for a decent meal. Caution on the seasoning- asked for no garlic on the salmon, so they slathered it on the asparagus instead. Servers are always friendly but tend to get a bit overwhelmed when busy. Overall, a decent choice, but not one... More

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Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went for a special birthday dinner. The menu has so much to choose from, so everyone will find something that they like, from soups, salads, seafood, beef , chicken pasta & chef specials. We enjoyed all the food we had & will go there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We had a terrific waitress and the food was served hot and delish! We recommend the restaurant to friends.

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Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Pretty much your standard beef and beer kind of place. Food was good but about the same as the local chains such as Texas Roadhouse and O'Charley's. A friend ordered a margarita which seemed to be all ice with little liquid in it. But then he is really choosy. I had a craft brew which was pretty good.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We were four friends spending one night in Red Lion, and the Great American Saloon was recommended to us by our B&B host. We all left the place very happy - and very full! The portions were really big, but happily also really good. The steaks were prepared exactly as wished, and the meatloaf was good too. The only tiny... More

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Joined our good friends Linna and Woody Walker for dinner. It has been several years since we visited this nice restaurant. On Woody's recommendation, my husband tried the ribs and found them to be superb - tender, falling off the bone with ample BBQ sauce. I had the French onion soup and a taste of my husband's ribs. He enjoyed... More

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Red Lion, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I always choose independently owned businesses especially when the food is usually top notch. The pasta dishes are especially good. The decor is very eclectic and fun and they have just added a patio for summer. Can't wait to try it.

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York, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

It's a WOW interior, industrial like, and saloon like. I had fish and chips and he had the black and white wrap. We shared with each other. The fish was nice and crispy and a large serving. Lots of fries and a side of slaw. His wrap could have used more chopped steak but the flavor was excellent. He also... More

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Red Lion, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I've never had a bad meal at the Saloon! I highly recommend the summer pasta or the steak Louisiana. They do get very busy during the peak hours, but the service usually doesn't suffer.

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Went to the saloon this weekend to celebrate my boyfriends b-day. I love the atmosphere and the food is always great! This was the first time my son went with us he is 12 and he loved it!

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