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27 W Chocolate Ave, Ste 101, Hershey, PA 17033-1671
+1 717-534-3110
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Riverhead, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We waited for quite a bit to get a table, then to eat. We were a group of 11 but it was still a considerable amount of time that we waited. The kids did not get their food first and when it did come the lettuce for the salads looked like they had passed their time. The server was nice... More 

Thank twescott
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Houlihan's was exactly what we needed after a full day at Hershey park. The food was far better than expected and service was very good. We ordered a bunch of appetizers which our family really enjoyed.

Thank patriciamB2558KS
Clifton Park, New York
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is a shared parking lot right next to this restaurant where we were able to easily find a close and free parking space on a fairly busy Sunday evening. Although the restaurant was busy, we were able to be seated in a booth near the bar right away. Although our table was near the bar, it did not feel... More 

Thank vaca-fun-4-ever
Lititz, Pennsylvania, United States
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I really wasn't feeling it from our server Felt rushed. Asked for an extra garlic roll told me they were out, I know that was a lie. He gave us are check with out asking if we wanted desert. I had to tell him we wanted desert so he gave us one desert menu then rushes us for our order.

Thank Rodney K
New Jersey
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

So the food was fine, typical, just what we expected. We had an early dinner on a Saturday (3:30/4:00). It was moderately busy - no wait. Our server was not friendly, spilled food onto the table while serving (more that once) without acknowledging it or cleaning it up). Two servers cleaning the table next to us, Wiped food onto the... More 

Thank poohbear_nik
Fonda, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have a gluten issue. I asked for a special menu, which they provided. One of the items I ordered from the special menu was not safe for me to eat. I mentioned to the server that my grandson and I couldn't have gluten, nor could our food be cross contaminated. It was. My grandson ended up sick from his... More 

Thank SStock1967
Allison R, Manager at Houlihan's, responded to this review

I assure you that our kitchen takes each allergy very seriously, and have many procedures in place when an allergy is presented. The chef will look into this incident and make sure that it is addressed with all of our kitchen staff. We would like to discuss this incident in further detail. At your convenience, please feel free to call... More 

Fort Wayne, Indiana
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food was very good, service was excellent. It was very crowded and very noisy and there appeared to be many people who came straight form Hershey Park for dinner. Unfortunately the gentleman at the table beside us was wearing a sweat soaked T shirt but no worries, he just rolled the shirt up to his arm pits so he... More 

Thank jeffreyt1956
Northern NJ
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322 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After preview night in Hershey Park, we wanted a casual meal where we could relax and eat outside. Houlihans was the perfect fit. The menu is comprehensive so we were all easily able to find something we wanted to eat. I ordered an app as a meal and it was still enormous. My daughter's children's meal would have satisfied any... More 

Thank happymomx3
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited last Friday night, although it was busy, we were seated in the quoted time of 20 minutes. Brittany P was our server and she rocked. Great personality to really set the tone for what would be a great overall experience. We started with the calamari which arrived hot, crispy and delicous with two dipping sauces. For dinner, I... More 

Thank Tina G
Katy, Texas
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried this out on our way to Chocolate World. Parking was ridiculous...not much of it nearby. Our server was great and on point in his communication with the kids and adults. Food was good if not great, but quickly served. The reason it gets 4 stars is their chocolate beer. Couldn't find it anywhere else and they said it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$11 - $30
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 W Chocolate Ave, Ste 101, Hershey, PA 17033-1671
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hershey
  • Phone Number: +1 717-534-3110
Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.

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