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Discover the Best Restaurants in Hanover, PA

Explore a variety of dining options in Hanover, Pennsylvania. From outdoor seating to family-friendly establishments and local specialties, there's something for every food enthusiast.

Outdoor Seating

Enjoy your meal in the fresh air with our restaurants offering outdoor seating.

Family-Friendly

Dine with your loved ones at our family-friendly restaurants in Hanover, PA.

Tap pour at Fat Bat Brewing

Local Specialties

Indulge in the unique flavors of Hanover, PA with our local specialty restaurants.

Award-Winning Breweries

Taste the flavors of excellence at some of Hanover, PA's award-winning breweries.

Aldus Brewing Company

Aldus Brewing Company

Aldus Brewing Company crafts smooth, characterful American Blonde Ales and innovative brews, prioritizing approachability, quality, and local distinctiveness to welcome both seasoned enthusiasts and newcomers to the craft beer scene.

Inside of a bar with high-top tables and blue and gray walls
Blessings Restaurant

Blessings Restaurant

Blessing Restaurant & Pizzeria offers all your favorite foods in one convenient place, whether you dine in, take out, or opt for delivery.

Sample tray of food served at Blessings Restaurant including empanadas, flat breads, vegetables, rice, etc.
C&D Bar & Grill

C&D Bar & Grill

C&D Bar & Grill, situated just outside New Oxford, Pennsylvania, offers a blend of warm hospitality and inventive cuisine, ensuring that every guest feels like family from the moment they step through the door.

Entrance to C&D Bar & Grill with a tan beginning and bright red siding.
Big Mike's Crab House & Grill

Big Mike's Crab House & Grill

Big Mike's Crab House & Grill is a locally owned and operated establishment serving up a delicious array of seafood and sandwiches for eat-in or carry-out, embodying the spirit of family hospitality.

Steamed crabs with loads of Old Bay seasoning on top
Britton Coffee Co.

Britton Coffee Co.

At Britton Coffee Co, indulge in a cozy, family-owned coffee experience, serving Hanover, PA with locations in downtown, McSherrystown, and South Hanover, providing both drive-through and dine-in options.

Britton Coffee Co. bags of beans
Bay City Seafood Co., Inc.

Bay City Seafood Co., Inc.

Bay City Restaurant & Seafood Company offers a diverse menu of fresh seafood and classic dishes in a spacious setting, complemented by a welcoming atmosphere and attentive service.

Front entrance to a bright green building with yellow doors.
Blue Koi

Blue Koi

At Blue Koi, Chef Moon and his team craft authentic Chinese, Japanese, and Thai dishes, including prime sushi, fostering a warm, familial atmosphere where patrons become friends.

Blue Koi Asian Cuisine sushi rolls
Big Dippers Ice Cream

Big Dippers Ice Cream

At Big Dippers, enjoy a nostalgic journey to the 1950s with our old-fashioned ice cream shop adorned with iconic memorabilia, offering over 100 flavors of Hawaiian Shaved Ice, 32 traditional ice cream flavors, and 19 creamy soft serve options, all served with exceptional customer service in a family-owned atmosphere.

Big Dipper's service window and side building with antique car and people dancing signage.
Crab Shack and the Big Chill

Crab Shack and the Big Chill

Crab Shack and the Big Chill offers a delightful array of treats, from Hawaiian shaved ice to Hershey’s ice cream and soft serve, along with fresh steamed crabs. Cash only.

Crab Shack service windows and entrance to restaurant
Giovanni's Pizza

Giovanni's Pizza

At Giovanni’s Pizza, we use the freshest ingredients and bake our own bread throughout the day to ensure top quality. With an open kitchen, we love connecting with our customers and seeing their satisfaction as they enjoy our pizzas, strombolis, and Italian entrees.

Giovanni's pizza storefront
Famous Hot Weiner

Famous Hot Weiner

Since 1923, The Famous Hot Weiner has been a Hanover tradition, known for their quality sandwiches featuring their signature Famous Chili Sauce. With locations in Hanover and Spring Grove, they've been voted #1 Hot Dog in York County and South Central Pennsylvania, continuing to delight customers with their renowned flavors and warm hospitality across generations.

Historic Famous Hot Weiner building in Hanover Square built out of bricks.
Firepit Rotisserie & Grill

Firepit Rotisserie & Grill

At The Firepit, indulge in our renowned flame-grilled kabobs featuring a tantalizing selection including chicken, beef, beef kefta, lamb, pork, jumbo shrimp, and specialty options like Margherita, Meat Lovers, Philly Steak, BBQ Chicken, White Spinach, and Buffalo Chicken.

Margherita pizza and a Firepit menu
Crabb's Tropical Treat

Crabb's Tropical Treat

Crabbs Tropical Treat, a beloved Hanover spot, offers drive-in or walk-up style dining, serving up delicious food and refreshing treats like hamburgers and milkshakes. A locally owned establishment, they accept cash only.

Crabbs Tropical Treat neon sign
Fat Bat Brewing Company

Fat Bat Brewing Company

Fat Bat Brewing, founded by a beer-loving sister and brother team rooted in Hanover, PA for over 30 years, aims to be the ultimate locals' brewery, crafting great local beer. Named after the head brewer's beloved pug, whose antics inspired the name, Fat Bat's mascot adorns each label with a unique persona, embodying the brewery's playful spirit.

A lineup of beers brewed and served at Fat Bat Brewing Company
Craft Eats

Craft Eats

With over 40 years of experience, John & Ingrid Schmidt's Craft-Eats embodies their passion for hospitality, delivering value with quality ingredients and a simple, love-driven approach, showcased in their unique and perfected Corned Beef.

Lunch meant sandwich with pickles and mustard
Ghouls and Grinds

Ghouls and Grinds

Visit our Halloween-themed coffee shops located at 455 Carlisle Street and 701 3rd Street in Hanover, PA, where spooky vibes meet delicious brews for a hauntingly delightful experience.

Shelves lined with merchandise and coffee beans and grounds leading to the register at Ghouls and Grinds
Eisenhower Diner

Eisenhower Diner

Eisenhower Diner: Serving authentic American Pennsylvania cuisine.

The front entrance of the Eisenhower Diner at night
Revonah Pretzel Bakery

Revonah Pretzel Bakery

Revonah Pretzels, crafted since 1935, are made with care and tradition. Using Grandpa's original sourdough recipe, each pretzel is hand-rolled, salted, and baked to perfection in our 70-year-old hearth oven. With meticulous attention to detail, we achieve the perfect golden brown shade and crunch, making Revonah's a testament to the art of pretzel-making.

Soft salted pretzel
Rock's Lounge

Rock's Lounge

Rocks Lounge, a fresh addition to the C&D family, offers a casual and contemporary dining experience with original dishes in a welcoming atmosphere centered around a custom-built bar, ideal for relaxing with friends or colleagues. With outdoor seating and a deck-side bar for warmer days, guests can enjoy their favorite sports or simply unwind with signature cocktails and great company.

A bright red drink with lime on a hardwood bar top
Merlin's Coffee, Inc.

Merlin's Coffee, Inc.

At Merlin’s Coffee, indulge in a diverse selection of premium coffees, expertly roasted in small batches for ultimate freshness. From light to dark roast, Swiss-process decaf, and an array of flavors, find your perfect cup in every sip. Our dedication to excellence ensures each batch reveals unique flavors and aromas, making your coffee experience a sensory journey unlike any other.

Merlin's coffee baked goods
Sal's Pizza

Sal's Pizza

Sal’s Pizza & Subs opened its first location in 1973, relocating to its current spot in 1989. Committed to providing high-quality menu options at affordable prices, we've earned a reputation as one of Hanover's finest pizzerias over the past four and a half decades.

Store front of Sal's Pizza displaying their logo of a man making pizza
McAllister's on York

McAllister's on York

McAllister's on York, located in the historic Richard McAllister Hotel in Hanover, PA, offers a blend of timeless elegance and modern charm. Serving exquisite cuisine, the restaurant creates a beautifully designed space, adding to Hanover's culinary scene and renaissance.

A stone bar top and room with a modern, high-end look
Shultz's Delicatessen

Shultz's Delicatessen

Since 1939, Shultz’s Delicatessen has been known for exceptional foods and superior service, offering a wide range of meats, seafood, cheeses, and more at 918 Carlisle Street in Hanover. Conveniently order online for pick-up or delivery via DoorDash, and explore our Tray & Party Menu for larger gatherings.

Shultz's Delicatessen is a white building with a brick layer coming up to about hip height. The Shultz's Delicatessen signage is orange and sits on the roof
Pho Viet

Pho Viet

Pho Viet serves authentic Vietnamese cuisine, specializing in flavorful pho dishes.

A blue-grey building with a large red and yellow sign that reads "Pho Viet" with a bowl of ramen next to it.
Sign of the Horse Brewery

Sign of the Horse Brewery

Named to celebrate the community's history, "Sign of the Horse" brewery offers a comfortable space for friends and neighbors to enjoy quality handcrafted beer. With a nod to Hanover's rich past, the brewery pays homage to the historic tavern that hosted luminaries like Thomas Jefferson and George Washington in the late 1700s.

A flight of 4 beers, a flight of pretzel sticks, and a crab dip flatbread pizza all on a hardwood table at Sign of the Horse
Something Wicked Brewing Company

Something Wicked Brewing Company

Welcome to Something Wicked Brewing Co. in Downtown Hanover, PA, where great craft beer and great friends come together.

Corner bar top surrounding a line up of different taps for patrons to try
Taphouse6

Taphouse6

At Taphouse 6, we aim to exceed expectations with quality dishes, handcrafted cocktails, and a wide selection of beers, wines, and spirits. Locally owned and operated by the Auffarth Family, we're committed to providing fair wages and a family-friendly atmosphere in South Hanover.

Taphouse6 logo on a brick wall inside the restaurant
The Circle

The Circle

The Circle in Hanover, PA, is a local bar with live music and a friendly atmosphere. Undergoing expansion, it aims to become central PA's top spot for ale, eats, and entertainment.

The Circle sign on a blue building to the right of the entrance
The Lucky Spot Restaurant

The Lucky Spot Restaurant

The Lucky Spot is a unique family-style diner that caters to everyone. Join us for a memorable dining experience!

Red and White sign in front of a red and white building. The sign says The Lucky Spot and hangs over the sidewalk
Starlight Diner

Starlight Diner

Starlight Diner: Serving all-American homemade food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Starlight diner front entrance. A tan building with a grouping of star outlines.
York Street Treat, Inc.

York Street Treat, Inc.

Indulge in our offerings for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and don't miss out on our delectable desserts! We specialize in subs, sandwiches, appetizers, sides, and soft-serve ice cream treats like milkshakes, sundaes, floats, and flurries. Choose from our takeout options for a delicious meal on the go. fdsa

York Street Treat curbside sign
Texas Hot Weiner Lunch

Texas Hot Weiner Lunch

Texas Hot Weiner serves lunch featuring hot dogs.

Texas Hot Weiner Lunch sign viewed from the street
Dutch Country

Dutch Country

Experience the rich heritage of Dutch Country through our famous Pennsylvania Dutch Recipes, rooted in flavor and history. From humble beginnings in the 1930s, Dutch Country Restaurant has evolved into a beloved fixture, committed to providing a welcoming space for family and friends to gather over a delicious meal.

A barn style building with a brown roof and a sign that reads "Dutch Country Family Restaurant."
Hanover Railside

Hanover Railside

At Hanover Railside, enjoy a diverse menu offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner with daily changing specials for a fresh dining experience.

Front entrance of Hanover Railside Restaurant
Ziggy Donuts

Ziggy Donuts

Ziggy Donutz, a father-son startup, began in April 2021 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, with the mission of spreading joy through fresh, hot donuts. After a year of operating from a small food trailer, owners Danny & John Ziegler are now opening their first brick-and-mortar location.

Sign that reads "Gettin Ziggy With It" on a bright blue walla
Decked Out Donuts

Decked Out Donuts

Decked Out Donuts is a family-run establishment crafting fresh, handmade yeast-raised donuts, alongside homemade muffins, cookies, and lattes.

A stuffed donut on a plate
Ripleigh's Creamery

Ripleigh's Creamery

Ripleigh's Creamery offers a unique ice cream experience with zones featuring traditional, adventurous, and seasonal flavors. Founded by teenager Ripleigh Maring, the creamery also offers boozy alcohol creations and freeze-dried candy. With a focus on allergen awareness, they ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all customers.

A single scoop of ice cream in a bowl
Half Pint Creamery

Half Pint Creamery

Trish Motter's Half Pint Creamery, founded in 2014, embodies her belief that ice cream brings people together for pure happiness. With locally-sourced ingredients, Trish creates a vibrant community gathering place across multiple locations, inspired by her own childhood joy and love for ice cream.

A single scoop of strawberry ice cream with a waffle cone chip
Highland Taps & Tables

Highland Taps & Tables

Highland Taps & Tables invites you to enjoy their full menu and rotating taps from their Pour My Beer wall daily from 11am to 9pm.

A wall of beer for customers to pour themselves, a hand, and a Highland Taps & Tables glass
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Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub

Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub

Experience the cozy bistro and inviting brewpub atmosphere at Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub. Indulge in handcrafted dishes, from robust soups to decadent desserts, all made with flair and served with warmth. Join us for Smashburger Night every Wednesday and explore our rotating craft beer selection and signature cocktails.

Brick building with two gold and blue signs out front. One reads "Warehouse Bistro" and the other reads "Brewpub"
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Oak Artisan Cookery

Oak Artisan Cookery

OAK, formerly Artisans & Oak, is a beloved downtown Hanover restaurant, symbolizing strength and hospitality. Led by Shaun & Jessica Wolf, OAK continues its legacy of celebrated seasonally-inspired cuisine and wood-fired cooking, inviting locals and visitors alike to gather and indulge in a casual dining experience.

Bar top and restaurant all in a modernized style with mostly hardwood
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Iron Lion Pub

Iron Lion Pub

Iron Lion Brewing has taken over the restaurant and music venue inside The Markets at Hanover. Live music and activities will continue, and all gift cards issued by Public House at The Markets will be honored. Stay updated on all the fun by following Iron Lion's social media pages!

A bar inside the Hanover Markets with green under glow, multiple tables, and a stage for live music
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Altland House, Inc.

Altland House, Inc.

The Altland House, among the nation's oldest taverns, offers a laid-back grill and pub experience, along with ten private guest suites, all complemented by an onsite brewery, Center Square

Altland House building with a Grill and Pub sign hanging in front of their outdoor seating area

Hanover Food & Drink

Find the best restaurants in Hanover, PA

Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub
Hours of Operation

Wednesday - Thursday: 11:30 am - 8 pm

Friday - Saturday: 11:30 am - 9 pm

About
Experience the cozy bistro and inviting brewpub atmosphere at Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub. Indulge in handcrafted dishes, from robust soups to decadent desserts, all made with flair and served with warmth. Join us for Smashburger Night every Wednesday and explore our rotating craft beer selection and signature cocktails.
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Brick building with two gold and blue signs out front. One reads "Warehouse Bistro" and the other reads "Brewpub"
The Circle
Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 3 pm - 2:30 am

Saturday - Sunday: 11 am - 2:30 pm

About
The Circle in Hanover, PA, is a local bar with live music and a friendly atmosphere. Undergoing expansion, it aims to become central PA's top spot for ale, eats, and entertainment.
Visit Website
The Circle sign on a blue building to the right of the entrance
Taphouse6
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Saturday: 11 am - 10 pm

About
At Taphouse 6, we aim to exceed expectations with quality dishes, handcrafted cocktails, and a wide selection of beers, wines, and spirits. Locally owned and operated by the Auffarth Family, we're committed to providing fair wages and a family-friendly atmosphere in South Hanover.
Visit Website
Taphouse6 logo on a brick wall inside the restaurant
Something Wicked Brewing Company
Hours of Operation

Wednesday - Thursday: 4 pm - 10 pm

Friday: 4 pm - 11 pm

Saturday: 12 pm - 11 pm

About
Welcome to Something Wicked Brewing Co. in Downtown Hanover, PA, where great craft beer and great friends come together.
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Corner bar top surrounding a line up of different taps for patrons to try
Sign of the Horse Brewery
Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 12 pm - 9 pm

Friday - Saturday: 1 pm - 10 pm

Sunday: 12 pm - 8 pm

About
Named to celebrate the community's history, "Sign of the Horse" brewery offers a comfortable space for friends and neighbors to enjoy quality handcrafted beer. With a nod to Hanover's rich past, the brewery pays homage to the historic tavern that hosted luminaries like Thomas Jefferson and George Washington in the late 1700s.
Visit Website
A flight of 4 beers, a flight of pretzel sticks, and a crab dip flatbread pizza all on a hardwood table at Sign of the Horse
Rock's Lounge
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 4 pm - 10 pm

Friday - Saturday: 4 pm - 1 am

Sunday: 12 pm - 9 pm

About
Rocks Lounge, a fresh addition to the C&D family, offers a casual and contemporary dining experience with original dishes in a welcoming atmosphere centered around a custom-built bar, ideal for relaxing with friends or colleagues. With outdoor seating and a deck-side bar for warmer days, guests can enjoy their favorite sports or simply unwind with signature cocktails and great company.
Visit Website
A bright red drink with lime on a hardwood bar top
Shultz's Delicatessen
Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 9 am - 6 pm

Saturday: 9 am - 4 pm

About
Since 1939, Shultz’s Delicatessen has been known for exceptional foods and superior service, offering a wide range of meats, seafood, cheeses, and more at 918 Carlisle Street in Hanover. Conveniently order online for pick-up or delivery via DoorDash, and explore our Tray & Party Menu for larger gatherings.
Visit Website
Shultz's Delicatessen is a white building with a brick layer coming up to about hip height. The Shultz's Delicatessen signage is orange and sits on the roof
Iron Lion Pub
Hours of Operation

Wednesday - Thursday: 4 pm - 10 pm

Friday: 4 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday: 11 am - 11 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 3 pm

About
Iron Lion Brewing has taken over the restaurant and music venue inside The Markets at Hanover. Live music and activities will continue, and all gift cards issued by Public House at The Markets will be honored. Stay updated on all the fun by following Iron Lion's social media pages!
Visit Website
A bar inside the Hanover Markets with green under glow, multiple tables, and a stage for live music
Fat Bat Brewing Company
Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 4:30 pm - 9 pm

Friday: 12 pm - 10 pm

Saturday: 12 pm - 11 pm

Sunday: 12 pm - 8 pm

About
Fat Bat Brewing, founded by a beer-loving sister and brother team rooted in Hanover, PA for over 30 years, aims to be the ultimate locals' brewery, crafting great local beer. Named after the head brewer's beloved pug, whose antics inspired the name, Fat Bat's mascot adorns each label with a unique persona, embodying the brewery's playful spirit.
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A lineup of beers brewed and served at Fat Bat Brewing Company
Eisenhower Diner
Hours of Operation

Open 24 Hours

About
Eisenhower Diner: Serving authentic American Pennsylvania cuisine.
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The front entrance of the Eisenhower Diner at night
Craft Eats
Hours of Operation

Wednesday: 11 am - 7 pm

Thursday: 9 am - 7 pm

Friday: 8 am - 7 pm

Saturday: 8 am - 4 pm

About
With over 40 years of experience, John & Ingrid Schmidt's Craft-Eats embodies their passion for hospitality, delivering value with quality ingredients and a simple, love-driven approach, showcased in their unique and perfected Corned Beef.
Visit Website
Lunch meant sandwich with pickles and mustard
Bay City Seafood Co., Inc.
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 11:30 am - 9 pm

Friday & Saturday: 11:30 am - 10 pm

Sunday: 11:30 am - 9 pm

About
Bay City Restaurant & Seafood Company offers a diverse menu of fresh seafood and classic dishes in a spacious setting, complemented by a welcoming atmosphere and attentive service.
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Front entrance to a bright green building with yellow doors.
Aldus Brewing Company
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Friday: 3 pm - 10 pm

Saturday: 12 pm - 11 pm

About
Aldus Brewing Company crafts smooth, characterful American Blonde Ales and innovative brews, prioritizing approachability, quality, and local distinctiveness to welcome both seasoned enthusiasts and newcomers to the craft beer scene.
Visit Website
Inside of a bar with high-top tables and blue and gray walls
Big Mike's Crab House & Grill
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 11 am - 7 pm

Friday - Saturday: 11 am - 8 pm

Sunday: 12 pm - 5 pm

About
Big Mike's Crab House & Grill is a locally owned and operated establishment serving up a delicious array of seafood and sandwiches for eat-in or carry-out, embodying the spirit of family hospitality.
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Steamed crabs with loads of Old Bay seasoning on top
Hanover Railside
Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 7 am - 7 pm

About
At Hanover Railside, enjoy a diverse menu offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner with daily changing specials for a fresh dining experience.
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Front entrance of Hanover Railside Restaurant
Dutch Country
Hours of Operation

Monday: 7 am - 7 pm

Wednesday - Saturday: 7 am - 7 pm

About
Experience the rich heritage of Dutch Country through our famous Pennsylvania Dutch Recipes, rooted in flavor and history. From humble beginnings in the 1930s, Dutch Country Restaurant has evolved into a beloved fixture, committed to providing a welcoming space for family and friends to gather over a delicious meal.
Visit Website
A barn style building with a brown roof and a sign that reads "Dutch Country Family Restaurant."
The Lucky Spot Restaurant
Hours of Operation

Monday - Tuesday: 5 am - 2 pm

Thursday - Saturday: 5 am - 2 pm

Sunday: 5 am - 12 pm

About
The Lucky Spot is a unique family-style diner that caters to everyone. Join us for a memorable dining experience!
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Red and White sign in front of a red and white building. The sign says The Lucky Spot and hangs over the sidewalk
Starlight Diner
Hours of Operation

Sunday - Thursday: 5:30 am - 9 pm

Friday - Saturday: 5:30 am - 10 pm

About
Starlight Diner: Serving all-American homemade food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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Starlight diner front entrance. A tan building with a grouping of star outlines.
Eisenhower Diner
Hours of Operation

Open 24 Hours

About
Eisenhower Diner: Serving authentic American Pennsylvania cuisine.
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The front entrance of the Eisenhower Diner at night
Merlin's Coffee, Inc.
Hours of Operation

Thursday - Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm

About
At Merlin’s Coffee, indulge in a diverse selection of premium coffees, expertly roasted in small batches for ultimate freshness. From light to dark roast, Swiss-process decaf, and an array of flavors, find your perfect cup in every sip. Our dedication to excellence ensures each batch reveals unique flavors and aromas, making your coffee experience a sensory journey unlike any other.
Visit Website
Merlin's coffee baked goods
Ghouls and Grinds
Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 7 am - 5 pm

Saturday - Sunday: 8 am - 4 pm

About
Visit our Halloween-themed coffee shops located at 455 Carlisle Street and 701 3rd Street in Hanover, PA, where spooky vibes meet delicious brews for a hauntingly delightful experience.
Visit Website
Shelves lined with merchandise and coffee beans and grounds leading to the register at Ghouls and Grinds
Britton Coffee Co.
Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 6 am - 6 pm

Saturday - Sunday: 7 am - 6 pm

About
At Britton Coffee Co, indulge in a cozy, family-owned coffee experience, serving Hanover, PA with locations in downtown, McSherrystown, and South Hanover, providing both drive-through and dine-in options.
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Britton Coffee Co. bags of beans
Highland Taps & Tables
Hours of Operation

Everyday: 11 am - 9 pm

About
Highland Taps & Tables invites you to enjoy their full menu and rotating taps from their Pour My Beer wall daily from 11am to 9pm.
Visit Website
A wall of beer for customers to pour themselves, a hand, and a Highland Taps & Tables glass
McAllister's on York
Hours of Operation

Wednesday - Thursday: 4 pm - 10 pm

Friday: 4 pm - 2 am

Saturday: 10 am - 2 am

Sunday: 10 am - 3 pm

About
McAllister's on York, located in the historic Richard McAllister Hotel in Hanover, PA, offers a blend of timeless elegance and modern charm. Serving exquisite cuisine, the restaurant creates a beautifully designed space, adding to Hanover's culinary scene and renaissance.
Visit Website
A stone bar top and room with a modern, high-end look
C&D Bar & Grill
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 11:30 am - 10 pm

Friday - Saturday: 11:30 am - 11 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 8 pm

About
C&D Bar & Grill, situated just outside New Oxford, Pennsylvania, offers a blend of warm hospitality and inventive cuisine, ensuring that every guest feels like family from the moment they step through the door.
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Entrance to C&D Bar & Grill with a tan beginning and bright red siding.
Altland House, Inc.
Hours of Operation

Sunday: 11 am - 8 pm

Monday - Saturday: 11 am - 9 pm

About
The Altland House, among the nation's oldest taverns, offers a laid-back grill and pub experience, along with ten private guest suites, all complemented by an onsite brewery, Center Square
Visit Website
Altland House building with a Grill and Pub sign hanging in front of their outdoor seating area
Pho Viet
Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 11 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 6 pm

About
Pho Viet serves authentic Vietnamese cuisine, specializing in flavorful pho dishes.
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A blue-grey building with a large red and yellow sign that reads "Pho Viet" with a bowl of ramen next to it.
Firepit Rotisserie & Grill
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 3 pm - 8 pm

Friday - Saturday: 11 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 11 am - 8 pm

About
At The Firepit, indulge in our renowned flame-grilled kabobs featuring a tantalizing selection including chicken, beef, beef kefta, lamb, pork, jumbo shrimp, and specialty options like Margherita, Meat Lovers, Philly Steak, BBQ Chicken, White Spinach, and Buffalo Chicken.
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Margherita pizza and a Firepit menu
Blue Koi
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 11 am - 10 pm
Friday: 11 am - 10:30 pm

Saturday: 12 pm - 10:30 pm

Sunday: 12 pm - 9 pm

About
At Blue Koi, Chef Moon and his team craft authentic Chinese, Japanese, and Thai dishes, including prime sushi, fostering a warm, familial atmosphere where patrons become friends.
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Blue Koi Asian Cuisine sushi rolls
Blessings Restaurant
Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 10:30 am - 8 pm

Friday - Sunday: 10:30 am - 9 pm

About
Blessing Restaurant & Pizzeria offers all your favorite foods in one convenient place, whether you dine in, take out, or opt for delivery.
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Sample tray of food served at Blessings Restaurant including empanadas, flat breads, vegetables, rice, etc.
Half Pint Creamery
Hours of Operation

Everyday: 11 am - 9 pm

About
Trish Motter's Half Pint Creamery, founded in 2014, embodies her belief that ice cream brings people together for pure happiness. With locally-sourced ingredients, Trish creates a vibrant community gathering place across multiple locations, inspired by her own childhood joy and love for ice cream.
Visit Website
A single scoop of strawberry ice cream with a waffle cone chip
Ripleigh's Creamery
Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 2 pm - 8 pm

Friday: 2 pm - 9 pm

Saturday: 12 pm - 9 pm

Sunday: 12 pm - 8 pm

About
Ripleigh's Creamery offers a unique ice cream experience with zones featuring traditional, adventurous, and seasonal flavors. Founded by teenager Ripleigh Maring, the creamery also offers boozy alcohol creations and freeze-dried candy. With a focus on allergen awareness, they ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all customers.
Visit Website
A single scoop of ice cream in a bowl
Decked Out Donuts
Hours of Operation

Thursday - Saturday: 9 am - 2 pm

Sunday: 9 am - 12 pm

About
Decked Out Donuts is a family-run establishment crafting fresh, handmade yeast-raised donuts, alongside homemade muffins, cookies, and lattes.
Visit Website
A stuffed donut on a plate
Ziggy Donuts
Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 7 am - 7 pm

Friday - Saturday: 7 am - 5 pm

Sunday: 8 am - 4 pm

About
Ziggy Donutz, a father-son startup, began in April 2021 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, with the mission of spreading joy through fresh, hot donuts. After a year of operating from a small food trailer, owners Danny & John Ziegler are now opening their first brick-and-mortar location.
Visit Website
Sign that reads "Gettin Ziggy With It" on a bright blue walla
York Street Treat, Inc.
Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 6:30 am - 10 pm

Sunday: 11:30 am - 10 pm

About
Indulge in our offerings for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and don't miss out on our delectable desserts! We specialize in subs, sandwiches, appetizers, sides, and soft-serve ice cream treats like milkshakes, sundaes, floats, and flurries. Choose from our takeout options for a delicious meal on the go. fdsa
Visit Website
York Street Treat curbside sign
Revonah Pretzel Bakery
Hours of Operation

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8 am - 5 pm

Tuesday, Thursday: 8 am - 3 pm

Saturday: 8 am - 1 pm

About
Revonah Pretzels, crafted since 1935, are made with care and tradition. Using Grandpa's original sourdough recipe, each pretzel is hand-rolled, salted, and baked to perfection in our 70-year-old hearth oven. With meticulous attention to detail, we achieve the perfect golden brown shade and crunch, making Revonah's a testament to the art of pretzel-making.
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Soft salted pretzel
Famous Hot Weiner
Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 6 am - 8 pm

About
Since 1923, The Famous Hot Weiner has been a Hanover tradition, known for their quality sandwiches featuring their signature Famous Chili Sauce. With locations in Hanover and Spring Grove, they've been voted #1 Hot Dog in York County and South Central Pennsylvania, continuing to delight customers with their renowned flavors and warm hospitality across generations.
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Historic Famous Hot Weiner building in Hanover Square built out of bricks.
Crabb's Tropical Treat
Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 5 pm - 9 pm

Friday: 5 pm - 10 pm

Saturday: 12 pm - 10 pm

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Crabbs Tropical Treat, a beloved Hanover spot, offers drive-in or walk-up style dining, serving up delicious food and refreshing treats like hamburgers and milkshakes. A locally owned establishment, they accept cash only.
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Crab Shack and the Big Chill
Hours of Operation

Everyday: 12 pm - 8 pm

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Crab Shack and the Big Chill offers a delightful array of treats, from Hawaiian shaved ice to Hershey’s ice cream and soft serve, along with fresh steamed crabs. Cash only.
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Big Dippers Ice Cream
Hours of Operation

Everyday: 12 pm - 10 pm

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At Big Dippers, enjoy a nostalgic journey to the 1950s with our old-fashioned ice cream shop adorned with iconic memorabilia, offering over 100 flavors of Hawaiian Shaved Ice, 32 traditional ice cream flavors, and 19 creamy soft serve options, all served with exceptional customer service in a family-owned atmosphere.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to common questions about dietary options, reservation policies, and hours of operation.

What are the top attractions to visit in Hanover?

Visitors often inquire about the Hanover Historic District, which is known for its over 2600 mid-19th to mid-20th-century buildings.

Are there guided tours available in Hanover?

In Hanover, Pennsylvania, history enthusiasts can enjoy a journey through time with visits to the Hanover Area Historical Society Museum, which showcases the town’s rich past; the Warehime-Myers Mansion, a beautifully preserved example of early 20th-century architecture; and the Neas House, one of the oldest surviving structures in Hanover, offering a glimpse into the life of the 18th-century Pennsylvania German settlers. These historical landmarks provide a captivating window into Hanover’s heritage and are a must-visit for those looking to experience the town’s historical charm.

Can visitors engage in any unique local activities?

In addition to Codorus State Park and Hickory Falls, Hanover is also known for the Snack Town Street Fair, a vibrant festival celebrating the town’s snack food heritage with craft vendors, food, and entertainment, created in partnership between the Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce and Utz Brands

What historical experiences can one have in Hanover?

Hanover provides a rich historical experience with tours like the Civil War Ghosts of Gettysburg Tour and the Spirits of Jennie Wade Ghost Night Tour in nearby Gettysburg.

What is Hanover known for?

Hanover, Pennsylvania, is renowned as the Snack Food Capital of the World, home to iconic brands like Utz Quality Foods and Snyder’s of Hanover, which are part of the Campbell Snacks portfolio.                              

Where can I grab a drink?

Dolphin & Anchor Pub: Located in the heart of Hanover, they offer traditional beer styles with a twist.

Sign of the Horse Brewery: A contemporary brewery catering to craft brew enthusiasts with a range of house taps.

Fat Bat Brewing Company: A local brewery started by a beer-loving brother and sister team, known for their craft beer selections.

Iron Lion: A place where you can enjoy a selection of craft beers in a market setting1.

Where can I get a map of Hanover?

The Borough office at 44 Frederick St, Hanover has everything you will need to find your way around Hanover.