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Red Caboose Restaurant

312 Paradise Ln, Ronks, PA 17572-9537
717-687-7759
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Ranked #7 of 17 restaurants in Ronks
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Description: Under New Ownership in March 2012. Family Restaurant located in a Train Car adjacent to the Strasburg Railroad and surrounded by Amish Farmland. Enjoy Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner. Come taste the "Farm Fresh Difference"
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English first
Milford, DE
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Had took advantage of a living social coupon and eat here. We did eat here about 15 years ago. I had the ham and turkey club w/ fries and cole slaw... yum! The cole slaw was great and the ham had a flavor of its own. The fires were fresh cut potatoes and cooked nicely. My wife had a cheeseburger... More

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Beach haven
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Went there last night 7-21-14.. for a family dinner expected a unique experience, well thats what we had to say the least. The food was terrible , cold and presented very poorly. The waitress was very unkept looking rather trashy. The cleanliness was extremely lacking . Pass this pass by .. Unique looking from outside total crap on the inside.ar

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We went here during the week for dinner. The train was cool and our twin boys (age 5) liked it. They have a good sized gift shop next to the restaurant. The food was very good. The train conductor(?) came out and pressed a button that caused the whole restaurant to shimmy a bit and make sort of a clicking... More

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Mastic Beach, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This was the first time to the restaurant. We would go again. The cost was fair and there is a senior dinner section in the menu. The cost is from five to fifteen dollars. The restaurant is an actual train diner car. Try it you will like it!

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Oklahoma
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were staying at the Red Caboose Motel, so we went to the restaurant right there for breakfast. The atmosphere was very cheerful and was actually a train car. As you are eating the train car makes the sound of a train engine and shakes back and forth a little to give you the "real feel" of eating on a... More

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Houston, TX
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We accidentally came by this restaurant near to their closing time. We were with my daughter, her husband and their 3 boys, ages 2,4 and 6. They very graciously welcomed us into the railroad dining car and patiently served our gang. The car was so cute. Our grandsons loved it! The owner allowed our oldest grandson to work the device... More

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Staten Island, New York
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104 reviews 104 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The idea of eating on a train car as the real trains pass through the parking lot is great for kids and train lovers. Breakfast could use a little help as the pancakes weren't the greatest and the homefries were dry.

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Milford, CT
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Something about staying on a farm in Amish country accelerates the appetite! This was breakfast in a dining car with all the choices one could want.

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Waterford, Michigan
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45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Food was good and inexpensive, delightful experience eating in an old dining car. Having breakfast sitting looking at the Amish countryside and watching the buggies go by was an added bonus

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This was awesome! The staff is so friendly! Great place for couples and families. They do a great job catering to both. You get to sleep in a train car!! What else needs to be said. The dinning car was nice and the food was good. You can walk right out by the tracks and see/hear the train come by.... More

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