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Hamilton Restaurant

55 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2923
+1 717-249-4410
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“gravy fries” (6 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen
55 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2923
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Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Delicious good,great staff, lovely restaurant, very clean,makes customers feel like home,food taste fresh

Thank NLove2012
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Place hasn't change for over 50 yeats. It is a diner. A very clean diner which serves good wholesome food fast for a very fair price. The best breakfast anywhere. Eggs, bacon, homefries, toast and coffee for $5.19 which includes the sales tax. Bacon is...More

1  Thank MLC104
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The best Hotcheedog ever! They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Very quick service! Nice atmosphere. The Hamilton has been here since I was a little kid, now I'm a Grandma. Their Hotcheedog comes loaded with cheese, mustard, tiny chopped onions, awesome chilli sauce. It's such...More

Thank jennifersK7196LI
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Excellent food, service and prices! My daughter and I were surprised that they only take cash, but loved every minute of our dining experience here as we traveled through the area. Everyone seemed to know one another and the service, food and prices could not...More

Thank michellelynnp
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Stopped in here while traveling through the area, based on a friend's recommendation. The entire diner is very quaint. The quality of service and food was superb!!!!!!!!!!! Our dinner meal was delicious and their prices were unbelievable. Everyone there seemed to know one another. We...More

Thank michellelp66
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Can't thank Tommy and the gang enough for helping to make Christmas so fun. We took a family photo (9 of us) at the counter, bought a local his dinner, ate a drank delicious food, tipped lots and still got out of the Hamilton for...More

Thank swimmerBuck
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been to Hamilton's for many years and got the full Hachi Dog with cheese and if I am not mistaken the dog use to come with shredded cheese along with the onions and chili, however dog came with a slab of American cheese barely...More

Thank Hokie1200
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I've had so many great meals here. Late nite hotchee dogs with fries with gravy, ham sandwich and ham sub with real sliced ham! Real breakfast with sausage n eggs, home fries , omlets.. It's all good with friendly family service.

Thank BillyC73
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Years ago they were know for a hachi dog our office used to order for lunch on Fridays. Wife and I went since it had been years ago and it was not a good experience. The turkey gravy was a bright yellow paste smothering the...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is the place for the legendary hotcheedog. That is a hot dog with cheese, " with", and, if you like, onions. But that is not all. From breakfast to dinner platters the Hamilton also known as the H.A. Milton or simply the Milton has...More

Thank Joebob2014
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Kim S
how much are the hotchee dogs and hotchee burgers
17 October 2016|
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Response from senickle | Reviewed this property |
We just visited The Hamilton within the past week. The Hotchee Dogs are $2.40 and the Hotchee Burgers are $3.00. Delicious.
Bonita P
we have relocated from carlise to columbia sc and can only get to pa on rare occasins anymore due to health, question is would it be possible to get the hot dog chili shipped someway to our house, we get our kay and rays chips shipped and smeltzers bologna shipped to our house, could this maybe be possible, we love and crave this stuff appreciate anything that could be arranged thank you very much, you can reach me at
22 June 2016|
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Response from BobOZee | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 W High St, Carlisle, PA 17013-2923
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-249-4410
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