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The Kitchen on Main

136 E Main St, Ligonier, PA 15658-1263
+1 724-238-4199
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (15 reviews)
“salmon” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
136 E Main St, Ligonier, PA 15658-1263
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank Goodness. The scallop lunch entree she didn't finish was my appetizer that night. YUM. How do you cook the scallops? They were great! Out of the Fire knock off in quaint Ligonier Diamond.

Thank _ken4541
Reviewed 1 week ago

I guess they call it Kitchen On Main because you can watch them cook your meal. But I would call it Drugstore on Main because you feel like you are eating in a drugstore. The food is pretty good but the atmosphere is lousy.

Thank TheGoodBubba
Terri J, Owner at The Kitchen on Main, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Just wondering what that means exactly? In our 6 yrs I never have heard a comment like yours about the atmosphere. We are always looking to satisfy our customers, could you explain?

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Kitchen on Main is a smallish place but only in size. The food is wonderful. Make sure you get the sweet potato fries, they’re to die for. A soft shell crab sandwich was one of the offerings which two members of our group enjoyed....More

Thank Donjt1
Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is really a neat place in a special Western Pennsylvania town. The entire staff was polite, friendly and most helpful. Of course with food this good I can see why everyone is so happy. I had the shaved ham and brie sandwich. It was...More

Thank truebearing
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Do make a reservation before you go, because this can be a very busy place for dinner. All I can say is that I've never had a bad dinner!

Thank SammysGrammy523
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I found this establishment by accident a few years ago and I am glad that we did!!! This has been here favorite place to visit at least once a month. We even take family members here now for special occasions such as...More

Thank Russell H
Reviewed October 6, 2017

My friend and I made a reservation at this restaurant on the basis of Trip Advisor reviews and the advice of the owner of our B & B. It surpassed all expectations. The special of the day was butternut squash ravioli on a bed of...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed October 3, 2017

My wife & I stopped for breakfast just as the Kitchen on Main opened one morning. We weren’t familiar with the town or restaurant and wondered why there were so many employees in a small-town restaurant. We soon learned when the place was packed and...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Hard to beat. Excellent service and excellent food at reasonable prices. Try the flat iron steak. Too bad it is BYOB.

Thank michaelgQ4882XC
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

I really liked the small Café feel of this place, it reminds me of our trip to France the Pecan Bacon was good-- The Crabby was a surprise, absolutely delightful. The a great Foody experience. Overall a great experience, the staff was very knowledgable and...More

Thank Mrbmist
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Questions & Answers
August 16, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Terri J | Property representative |
No, his son however is the head chef who developed menus for both restaurants.
Peggy F
March 27, 2017|
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Response from Terri J | Property representative |
Reservations for dinner only, however we do a call ahead for breakfast and lunch on sat and sun.
February 26, 2017|
Response from Terri J | Property representative |
We can, however I strongly suggest calling about an hour before you plan to arrive. We do not take reservations but do have a call ahead system which is helpful when we have a wait, especially with a larger group. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 E Main St, Ligonier, PA 15658-1263
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ligonier
  • Phone Number: +1 724-238-4199
Open floor plan including kitchen - watch as chefs prepare your meal.Some booths for a more private experience as well as outside dining. BYOB
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