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25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
+1 814-833-1957
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“curly fries” (77 reviews)
“ice cream” (196 reviews)
“orange sherbet” (47 reviews)
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American, Fast food
25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I swear this is the absolute best place in Erie to hang out with my boys. Nothing but good memories here!!!

Thank Jacob K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Going to Sara’s is such a treat and a tradition. Whether it’s the first day of the season or the last, the food is always good and the atmosphere fun. Portions are good, too.

Thank Barb E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone from Erie knows Sara's as part of a tradition. I have never in all of the years of eating here had a bad experience either eating in or through the drive through. Dont let the lines scare you. They are efficient with ordering and...More

Thank G3538FZrebeccam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool looking place with lots of photo opportunities. Food is just ok and overpriced. Ice cream was very good.

Thank Jessi D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at Sara's for ice cream after hitting the beach. They have a nice selection and the prices are very reasonable. I recommend the turtle sundae!

Thank Zack S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sarah's is so fun!! They have good food and it's a perfect stop before or after the beach! Whatever you do get a milkshake, they are amazing!!! They have fun signs to take pictures with and it is right next to Sarah's campground. It's also...More

Thank racquelwright2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This might possibly be the coolest place in Erie! The vanilla sherbet twists are my favorite! Such a fun, delicious, nostalgic, amazing place for friends and family to gather!!! It’s such a delight -and we are blessed to have this awesome place in Erie!!

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I headed up to Erie for my birthday weekend and to fish but the cold, windy and stormy weather didn't allow us to do any outside activities. We shopped and ate. One day we had snacks at Sara's and the next evening,...More

1  Thank cynthia_sue
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We wait all winter for Sara’s to open for the summer. The food is great! The atmosphere is cool and it screams summer.

1  Thank Aimee M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Sara's is wonderful! Every year we can not wait until they open. Their burgers are so yummy and they have a topping bar to add as much or as little as you want to it. Their hot dogs are Smith's (the Best around) grilled to...More

1  Thank carebear6912
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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
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, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
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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