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Rustic Tavern

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
+1 717-245-2999
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I went there with friends last evening for dinner and I must say it was very good. There were 6 of us and all of us enjoyed our dinners. I wasn't a fan of their crab cakes before but they were excellent. They have changed...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Carlisle overnight and when we checked into the hotel, they offered us some restaurant locations. This was one of the two hotel "favorites" on the list. My wife stopped one of the staff on our way to the room and asked...More

1  Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rustic is a small family run restaurant. The food is delicious. We all opted for the pick two menu, there are many choices and the portions were great. They offer daily specials. The service was great. We will defiantly be returning.

Thank UsaAmazed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always stay overnight in Carlisle in our RV on our way to and from Connecticut/Florida. We always eat dinner at the same place but last night we decided to try Rustic Tavern. Well, well, well...such a nice surprise! We were seated immediately in a...More

Thank MaMaFee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has everything you could expect on the higher caliber side of things, as far as Carlisle is concerned. Great steaks, great seafood and a great wine selection. I recently had the pleasure of dining here with some work friends. I will return here...More

Thank Blueskies47
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We were a party of 12 and everyone loved their meal. The service was spectacular. Kristen W our server was top notch. She never missed a beat or got any order wrong. Unfortunately, we cannot say the same for most of the other restaurants we...More

Thank Frances S
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A very mixed bag...the food was really excellent. The steaks were cooked perfectly, sweet potato fries -fantastic. The big downer was the full hour wait between ordering and being served our meal. Yes, it was a busy night, and we had a large group, but...More

Thank ftmom24
Reviewed 27 August 2018

It's a hometown, special place... Always crowded because you are always happy with the service, the food and the friendship. Local owners aim to please. Enjoy!

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 17 August 2018 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 12 August 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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