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Railroad House Inn

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280 W Front St, Marietta, PA 17547-1405
+1 717-426-4141
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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York, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our server was absolutely wonderful! I got the autumn pasta with chicken and my husband got a burger. Boy did I order the wrong thing! (Don't get me wrong, the pasta was good, but I tasted his burger, and that was the best burger I've ever had!) Now I know what to get when we go again.

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Thank MrsPEC3
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for an early supper on a Saturday night. Did not have reservations but Ed was able to accommodate us. Started with the wings ordered from the downstairs bar and had the salmon Caesar salad and the red snapper. Both very good dishes. Wine and beer was good and they have extensive lists for both. Finished up with a... More 

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King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

This is a farm to table restaurant. The meal was excellent as was the service and decor. Our waiter Ed was attentive but not a pest. The crab cakes are delicious! We would definitely eat here again!

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1 Thank lwinton59
Enoree
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We were looking for something rather late on a Thursday evening and found a gem. Only had one table available at 8:00 and it was a comfortable and private booth. Menu was extensive with pretty good wine list to compliment it. Server was as good as any you'd find in the most expensive big city restaurants. Highly recommend this Marietta... More 

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1 Thank dhalbert
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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210 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

The friends we were with had eaten there before and had raved about the place. The menu was quite attractive and looked promising. It was a busy Saturday night and there was a large party in the private dining room. Nevertheless it took almost 1.5 hours after ordering to be served with the main course. One of us didn't order... More 

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Thank Ed B
New Oxford, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Very good food! Waiter was awesome! Really neat historic building! Fun experience! Will definitely return.

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2 Thank bdills_13
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Awesome beer selection, try the Boulder Shake Chocolate Porter. Boyfriend liked the Einstock (can't remember but similar to Blue Moon). Bathrooms are cute. We didn't have any food but will definitely next time! Crowd was friendly and laid back, bartender too!

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2 Thank Jessica M
West Point, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We were visiting the area for the first time and given this restaurant as a recommendation. We began with cocktails -martinis, which were average. We ordered the baguette and tomatoe relish as an appetizer, but did not realize that we were going to receive a complimentary similar bread plate before dinner. We would not have ordered the appetizer, although it... More 

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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Great ambience and the bourbon salmon was delicious. Quaint, historic setting. Perfect for a date night

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1 Thank Tammy N
Mount Joy, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

I had one of the best meals ever at this restaurant. You may sit inside or they have a nice outside patio. The dress is very casual. Our waiter Ed was very knowledgeable and remembered our extensive order without writing it down. Most of the food is local and my flat iron steak came from a local farmer. It was... More 

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2 Thank Peggy L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $34
Cuisine
American, International, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 W Front St, Marietta, PA 17547-1405
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Marietta
  • Phone Number: +1 717-426-4141
Description
Nestled on the banks of the mighty Susquehanna River, located inside an 1820's Railroad Hotel, the Railroad House Inn is an upscale dining experience serving unique food in a historic one-of-a-kind atmosphere. Featuring all craft beer draft menu, a signature drink menu, and a great wine list available.

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