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Rustic Tavern

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
+1 717-245-2999
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (31 reviews)
“prime rib” (20 reviews)
“scallops” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food and excellent service. This is one of the tried and true restaurants in Carlisle. A hidden gem on the outskirts of town. The turkey club wrap is literally stuffed full of delicious turkey, bacon, lettuce and tomato. Best wrap I have had in...More

Thank Sassypants37
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at the rustic tavern 3 times in the last 3 months for gatherings. I have had the special Chicken Chesapeake, Seafood cakes, Crab cakes. The mixed grill is the best bang for your buck with the many seafood choices. My husband and...More

Thank Foodielovertoo532
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picked this restaurant because of a Yelp search for local Steakhouses. The service was quick and courteous. The food was lackluster. The 14oz Delmonico Steak was completely unseasoned and tasteless... not even a dash of salt and pepper. While cooked to a decent medium (I...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband like to travel to try different restaurants we have never been in nearby towns. This was a thumbs up. I could see by the crowded Saturday night parking lot that it was a town favorite. Not disappointed... Food was great. I...More

Thank emmybella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never had a bad meal here. The seafood and steaks are the best. Excellent service. The waitresses go out of their way to get you what you want.

Thank B T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant on the recommendation of a local. It was a bit busy the day we went, so we had to eat on the outdoor patio which was chilly. I had a seafood platter which was very good. My husband had ribs...More

Thank McQ101009
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We had a large group (over 16) and they were able to accommodate and serve just fine. I was surprised by the large selection of food. I had the Shrimp and Scallop Zorba (which was fantastic). Several had their steaks and seemed to be cooked...More

Thank Glen M
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a local staple for seafood at it's finest. The lobster bisque is too die for. A bit on the expensive side but well worth the price and you won't leave disappointed. The only issue is the parking..it's very limited and just off...More

Thank William F
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I called ahead to check on hours and was rewarded with a table upon arrival set with glasses of water, menus and even 2 kids menus. Appeared that most diners were regulars, some nicely dressed, some casual and even some in their work clothes. There...More

Thank Albert B
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We were traveling back from Maine to Ga. And were staying in Carlisle Pa and googled steaks and this tavern popped u so we decided to give it a try glad we did awesome steaks and pasta along with awesome service.

Thank Guy G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-245-2999
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