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The Soda Jerk Diner & Dairy Bar

403 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036-1861
+1 717-566-7707
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (53 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
“gyros” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Greek, American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
403 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036-1861
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Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Had a lunch special, bacon wrapped meatloaf served over mashed potatoes and gravy, it was good. I wanted some comfort food. It also came with soup or salad and a dessert for $10.95 I believe. My daughter had the seafood mac and cheese. It was...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Great food and awesome service. If you are in the Hersey Area. Would definitely recommend to family and friends.

1  Thank dcid76
Reviewed May 18, 2017

I sat at the bar with my four kids for breakfast before hitting Hersheypark for the day. Even on Mother's Day, it was not overly crowded, our server was very attentive and friendly with the kids and our food came out quickly. The pancakes were...More

1  Thank Marla K
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Everyone else's food was great - they forgot to take the onions out of mine on accident but it totally ruined the flavor for me. The roasted chicken was enormous and the sides tasty. I loved the chicken and corn rival - never had it...More

1  Thank F9465MVjilll
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick bite with the family; when in the area for a soccer tournament. Food was reasonably priced! Servers were VERY nice and attentive. Food was very good and the portions were larger than expected. The menu selection was pretty large! Overall,...More

1  Thank Finkvacations
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Very friendly employees, food is served in large portions, nice outdoor seating in the Spring and Summer.

1  Thank orrox82
Reviewed May 4, 2017

We went there for dinner before a concert. It was not busy yet because it was still early. We were greeted and seated and the waitress came right away and took our drink orders. The menu was large. To ask what was on it would...More

1  Thank gospelfan
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

So we went here for the very first time since reading reviews on trip advisor. Omg was it good! Wonderful service! They aim to please. They serve breakfast all day so that's what I got. There were a variety of omelets but none exactly what...More

Thank Ashley C
Reviewed April 27, 2017

We found this place by accident when we first arrived in Hershey. We had a great lunch with great service. We're glad we found it.

Thank armandoandangeline
Reviewed April 23, 2017

And our 2nd choice was closed. Earlier in the day, a friend recommended The Soda Jerk in a casual conversation, and we passed it looking for the restaurant that ended up being closed. So we stopped. Very glad we did. It's your typical Greek diner...More

Thank funky-rat
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are there any sugar free options on the ice cream menu?
June 21, 2017|
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Response from Procurer | Reviewed this property |
is this a seat yourself restaurant?
March 20, 2016|
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Response from Sophie P | Reviewed this property |
No but it's relatively sizable and the hostess is right up front.
do you serve burgers rare?
July 17, 2015|
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Response from Kerrie F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not able to answer your question, as we were there for breakfast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036-1861
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hummelstown
  • Phone Number: +1 717-566-7707
  • E-mail
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