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Crabb's Tropical Treat

2279 Carlisle Pike, Hanover, PA 17331-8971
+1 717-632-3977
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
2279 Carlisle Pike, Hanover, PA 17331-8971
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I both got cheeseburgers with fries. The food was very good. After we finished, we ordered some soft serve ice cream which was also very good. Awesome service also!

Thank Alisyn H
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I stopped here on our way back from trying on bridal dresses. I have never been here before but my daughter insisted that we stop. Definitely a throwback to the 1950s. You drive-in ,push a button ,order from your car . A...More

Thank Daydream325838
Reviewed 22 January 2018

It's an iconic restaurant that is amazing! Wish it was open in the winter, but I understand! Must try fat boy basket!

Thank 776mamabear
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We were headed out of town and saw this neat ice cream stand along the road and stopped. It's a drive in with walk up service too and is very nostalgic. Great ice cream and service!

Thank maxpaste
Reviewed 4 August 2017

When I reviewed this drive-in before, I gave it 5 stars. It is still a favorite, but it has slipped a bit in quality. The crab cakes are terrific with soft buns that don't hold up well to the fixings. I no longer eat the...More

Thank BetsyGettysburg
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

That's what my 10 year old says. Fun setting and delicious drive-in food and scrumptious soft serve, this is a must visit spot in York County!

Thank JoshKleinfeld
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The lines may be long, but the wait is well worth it. Awesome burgers and desserts. I don't think there's a bad thing on the menu. I'm far from a local, but it's worth a drive once in a while.

Thank NDChuck
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Decided to stop by after the Manchester Carnival.. There was a little bit of a wait in line. I really like their banana splits. They have plenty of picnic tables to sit at.. Next visit I will have to try some of their food.

Thank Christine E
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Drive up style dining in your car. The Tropical Treat burger is my favorite along with fries and some kind of ice cream dessert. They have burgers, subs, pizza, fries, onion rings, ice cream, shakes , Sunday's, sherbet , sodas !! Fun and different dining!

Thank Monji44
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Fun, fun, fun. An original throwback to the fifties. Not updated at all in appearance, not glossy like Sonic. Burgers are small, but very, very cheap and come in little wax paper bags. French fries are fresh and hot. Going to TT is an annual...More

Thank Mary T
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Cathy B
15 June 2016|
Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
You would have to ask them! I am not a fan of the place anymore and even though we live close never go there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2279 Carlisle Pike, Hanover, PA 17331-8971
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 717-632-3977
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