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Rustic Tavern

823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
+1 717-245-2999
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (29 reviews)
“scallops” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
823 Newville Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013-1734
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Reviewed yesterday

So I really have had good experiences here at the Rustic. Last time with Prime Rib, This time with the Fettuccine. First... The young lady seating us was very pleasant,as was our server. The place was pretty busy but the staff was moving like they...More

Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rustic Tavern is a great, family, restaurant; BUT, something changed, and I don’t know what Ate there last night with friends- 4 total in the party. ONE hour- we didn’t have our food. The food was good when it finally got there... but the service...More

Thank Marc A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a day enjoying Col. Denning State Park & Lake Henrietta, we were looking for some good food in a casual setting. While the Rustic Tavern doesn't look special from the outside, tucked into a non-food service part of town, once inside the door the...More

Thank OldBridges
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I go to the Rustic Tavern I am always very happy with the service we get. But on this particular day my family and I had GREAT tasting food and GREAT service even though they were busy. When I go i always go...More

Thank Kaitlyn A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not what I expected pulling into the parking lot adjacent to an auto dealer and storage spaces but looks are deceiving. Inside the restaurant, the atmosphere, casual, dimly lit over tables, sounds filled with conversation and jeers from the bar area watching sports. Our waitress,...More

Thank CPTAmerica71
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped there on a road trip and was not disappointed. Appletini was delicious. I had the fish tacos which were excellent. My sister-in-law had the haddock dinner, also very good. Nice atmosphere, though a bit noisy. Great waitress.

Thank ycarney
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The Rustic Tavern is one of my family's favorites. Although steak and seafood are their specialty, their menu is eclectic. Whether you desire a salad or sandwich, or steak or fish, you will be pleased with both the quantity and quality of your meal. The...More

Thank Arthur P
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went with the family for a nice evening out and it was not a disappointment. The food and service were outstanding!! The one negative that I did not hold against the restaurant in this review was a particularly noisy patron in the bar side. Eventually...More

1  Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Very great food and you definitely get what you pay for. Sometime's it is best to make a reservation, especially on weekends

Thank Tristan B
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Very good seafood, steaks, and prime rib. Family owned with excellent service and reasonable prices.

Thank Nick S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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