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25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
+1 814-833-1957
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curly fries” (74 reviews)
“ice cream” (188 reviews)
“orange sherbet” (39 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the wait is there is one though they get your food too you quickly. Good food, great milkshakes.

Thank Katie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an Erie landmark and we always try to visit in opening day, April 1st! The 50's atmosphere is fun and the food/ice cream is delicious! The Smiths brand hot dogs (Erie company) are sold here and grilled over open flames. I love the...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a quick food restaurant that makes you feel like you are on vacation, the minute you walk through the door. The food is down home fabulous. When you order a chicken sandwich, be prepared for a deboned breast of chicken between the bread....More

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this local place! Fresh buns, crispy hot dogs, great curly fries, delicious shakes- peanut butter & latte are our favorites. Prompt service, clean.

Thank FoxyMomma4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is average and on the expensive side for what you get. They push you through the line because they are always packed. Parking is a nightmare. The good side it is fun to stop after a day at PI. The place has a...More

Thank LDJ3Travelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stop and get ice cream, sundae or a milkshake on a hot summer day at Presque Isle. Great outside seating.

Thank Y3315JSjasonp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very good meal at Sara's. The chicken sandwich that I got was a little tough - that's why I rated it very good. The onion rings were spectacular, fun atmosphere, great fixings bar, wide variety on the menu. Orange/vanilla swirl cone was awesome....More

Thank Bobbie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to Sarah's is a must! They have very good food & they have very interesting memorabilia all around that's fun to see! Their ice cream is delicious & they're right before the entrance to Presque Isle State Park.

Thank Renee W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove by going to the Isle, it was packed. We stopped on our way back. What a great place, the service, the food, & the atmosphere are wonderful. We throughly enjoyed our visit!! If you go by...STOP.

Thank Sucha404
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hubby and I enjoyed a quick burger fries and shake before entering the nearby Presque Isle SP. The milkshakes were the best. The service was fast and friendly. I love the fun decor. Great place.

Thank Eileen W
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Marilyn W
26 July 2017|
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Response from Deanna S | Reviewed this property |
There is a drive thru, however, going inside is half the experience with the cool memorabilia that they have there. It is like stepping back to the 1950's.
10 June 2017|
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Response from Timothy S | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs on a leash there. Shade is a premium as the table umbrellas are the only source.
18 August 2015|
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Response from 209judithh | Reviewed this property |
I have not noticed if there is any vegetarian items on their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-833-1957
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