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Hanover Railside Family Diner

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241 N Railroad St, Hanover, PA 17331-2257
(717) 646-8000
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2015

I had a chicken sandwich that was ok but not great. Restaurant was very hot and waitress was not very friendly.

Thank h0peful
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

One of the worst food is awful owner is awful the place is awful service is awful I think I would rate this awful

Thank Cpl.Michael T
Hanover, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

The owner was a jerk and service was slow and food was bland. Never going back. I miss Roberts when Terry owned it. He had great food and service.

Thank Bobbyo9
Hanover, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2013

The quality, choice and price of food at this establishment is superb. It's always worth the 45 to an hour wait.

Thank Anna L P
hanover pa
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2013

The food not the best but you can't bet the price. If you want a $20.00 meal go else where. If you looking for a cheap meal the will fill you up you need to go here. The servers are great and the food is simple and easy on the wallet. There Egg Salad dressing is to die for. If... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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217 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2013

This is a Hanover restaurant that has been around for a long time. It is often packed with folks. The only reason I can surmise is that the food is cheap. Along with that you get no taste, no atmosphere, nothing but cheap food that is from a frozen box and barely "cooked". I suggest just a standard no frills... More 

Thank dolls111
Eldersburg, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2013

I found this place thanks to Tripadvisor. We stopped for a late lunch after touring several food factories in the area. The food was simple, but good! The kids menu was great, one of the side choices on their menu was pudding. Who would have thought pudding...my kids had burgers, fries, pudding and a drink for under 5.00. If I'm... More 

Thank Karen_C_1973
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2012

I almost fell over when I received the bill. $12.84- My wife and I love the service with no wait, excellent food, excellent service, and excellent value, We will defintely patronize this restaurant again.

1 Thank Robert K
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2012

If you like home cooking this is the place to visit and you get great value for your money. The food is delicious and the folks that work there are so warm and friendly.

Thank martybill44
Hanover, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2012

There are many great diner food options. My son loves the kids menu that ends with an ice cream sandwich at the end. The desserts are excellent as well. We visit often and never have a bad experience.

1 Thank Samantha W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 241 N Railroad St, Hanover, PA 17331-2257
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: (717) 646-8000

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