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Sturges Speakeasy

American, Bar, Pub
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400 Forster St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-1714
7174120931
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Walked in yesterday about 10 min to 1 pm. Quickly decided what we wanted to eat - a reuben and a rachel. Order was placed no later than 1:05, yes, it took that long for someone to get us drinks and come back and take the order. Lunch was FINALLY served at 1:27! By that time my soda was half... More 

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Thank jla1113
Harrisburg, Pa
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place. And if it's on the menu, order the swordfish tacos. Yum! The staff is always upbeat and up to speed and I've been there when it was crazy busy and not so much.

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Thank xpdebby
Millerstown, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I work in Harrisburg, and have heard the same story about the Speakeasy as I experienced today; the food is very delicious, but the service is very, very slow. We got in at 11:30 and didn't get to leave until 1:00. Might not seem like long, but it only took us 15 minutes to eat our food. The rest of... More 

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Thank heathershen
Lynbrook
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123 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Stopped in as we walked the downtown area. Nice bar...good draft selections..nice atmosphere..great service.

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Thank Stephanie M
Harrisburg, United States
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

The menu consist of bar food and burgers mainly. They do have some different burgers you won't find anywhere else. My personal favorite is the PB&J burger. Sounds just like it is. Peanut butter and jelly on a hamburger with bacon, it's actually quite good. Also the Pittsburger is another good burger that's a little different. You can eat inside... More 

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Thank Brendan M
Carlisle Pa
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44 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Eggs Benedict typically is graced with Canadian Bacon, ham etc. A friend of mine suggested we go there for Sunday Morning Breakfast. The first thing I noticed was there may have been 75% of the people in the place drinking Bloody Marys which to me is a real good indicator. I don't drink over Lent but you rest assured I'll... More 

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Thank Douglas H
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

When entering the restaurant we were not greeted. Once seated the server was not friendly, enthusiastic, and could not pronounce items on the menu. When we asked her for simple requests we were met with resistance and bitter responses. Our steaks were cooked in a sauce that we were unaware of and the server never mentioned that it would be... More 

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Thank CFOSP
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Valentines Eve dinner on the second floor of Sturges Speakeasy was perfect. Reservations were easy to secure, and guaranteed us a nice quiet spot in the upstairs dining area. Though music is a very subjective topic, for us, this music was perfect for us. The selections were spot on, the volume was such that you could tune in to the... More 

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Thank Derek C
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Looked for a "different venue" for husbands birthday while we were in Harrisburg. Wanted somewhere with a good steak, different atmosphere, and new to us. Sturges speakeasy fit the bill. Love the decor---the whiskey barrel based bar, the lighting, etc. Would have loved to have one of the small two people bar tables, but since there was to be several... More 

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Thank PURPLESCOUT7
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Sturges is conveniently located or any of the large government buildings on Forster Street in Harrisburg. It is a frequent place for an after work happy hour or a group lunch. The beer selection is good, and the food menu has a lot of options, even a good number for a vegetarian like myself. I do not know how often... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Forster St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-1714
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: 7174120931
Description
just opened in the past 10 days

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?