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English first
york, pa
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185 reviews 185 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for lunch. The meal started off well with some great chicken corn soup. But it went downhill from there. A horrible ham and cheese sandwich. One thin slice of ham. I think the cheese was Velveeta. The French fries were underdone. Nothing worse than raw-ish tasting French fries. My husband's club sandwich was huge... More 

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Warren, Ohio
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238 reviews 238 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Travel through York on my motorcycle spotted this little family restaurant. Great choice excellent service and food. I would definitely stop back here.

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Dundalk, Maryland, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We ate here with a small group of friends, including a couple of kids. The restaurant is neat and clean, the staff is very polite and the food was great. I had a prime rib which was delicious. The place really is very family friendly and the kids enjoyed their meals too. Good selection at reasonable prices.

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USA
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96 reviews 96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I have been traveling to York twice a year for over 10 years and only tried this place now because of a group dinner meeting. The waitress was extremely attentive as well al the manager and other waitresses. The place was busy but extremely efficient. The menu is quite lengthy and diverse - over 15 sides alone. I feel that... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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85 reviews 85 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the outside and diner-like interior and the low prices: this place is first class. The menu has some specialty items and there is a great selection. This is off the beaten path for a Route 30 traveler, but worth the detour.

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York, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews 90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have been going on and off for 30 years, always for breakfasts. Staff is very affable. The place is clean. Specials are priced very good. Coffee is good as well.

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Emigsville
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Friends recommended this eatery several months ago and finally tried it. So wish we had sooner. We went for breakfast, Sat. morning around 10:30. Seat yourself, waitress was quick to offer menus and back to take orders. We got creamed chipped beef over toast and homegrown. IT FILLED THE PLATE!!! Good price too, I think it was around $8 each.... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Nice restaurant within walking distance from the ball stadium and downtown York. Family friendly and good for business meetings.

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Levittown, Pennsylvania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We visited our son who attends York College and we wanted something off campus for breakfast. We found this place and it was packed (which tells me that its good). The prices were cheap and they gave you a lot of food. Looking forward to coming again.

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Fuerth, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Many people in Germany reduce the American Kitchen to Burgers and Hotdogs. Of course this is as wrong as the believe they all wear cowboy hats. The US have a long tradition of diners and family restaurants where you can get lots of very good american food. The Central Family Restaurant close to the center of York, PA, is one... More 

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Address: 400 N George St, York, PA 17401
Phone Number: 717-845-4478
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  York
Average Prices: USD 0 - 8
Cuisine: American

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