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Brownstone Cafe

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1 N Union St, Middletown, PA 17057-1430
+1 717-944-3301
06:00 - 21:00
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York, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

First time eating at this restaurant.. It is located in the heart of downtown in a beautiful old Bank. It was like stepping back in time . Our hostess was a bit somber on our arrival asking if we had reservations but she did manage to find us seating for 5 fairly quickly. As this was our first visit I... More 

Thank irishnurse67
Bladen, Nebraska, United States
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch in this historic building. The chicken pot pie was just like I would make it. The waitress needed to refill our water more, but it was busy!! Fun atmosphere, great home cooking!!

Thank Audrey B
Middletown, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice place for our regular get together. The food is good and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Party of 12 and no problem with separate tabs. We had a good time and was given plenty of time to catch up on everything.

Thank 1947gw0303
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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147 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a popular place even on late Saturday lunch. Parking is limited in the back and I am not sure how street parking works. We are new to the area and the place was a coworker recommendation to visit in a limited venue town. The seating is a bit dated but the local clientele would not drive enhancements. Pretty... More 

Thank oldstocks
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautifully historic building, nestled in the oldest town in Dauphin County! Breakfast here is ALWAYS delicious, and their cream of crab soup is some of the best I've ever had! I've never had a bad meal here!

Thank CarmShawn
Bainbridge, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We treat ourselves occasionally to dinner out. This is a great place with reasonable prices. The atmosphere is cozy and warm.

Thank Kim C
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Saturday night at 6pm. It was very busy and hostess seemed to be very confused. She didn't know who had been seated and who was still waiting. We were seated and the service was OK. Food was decent but I left unsure what the hype was about.

Thank MagicalRedbeard
Clarksville, Virginia
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

clams, chicken pie, oyster pie, seafood chamoise, all great. soups lousy. desserts not as good as they look.

Thank missysunderla
Middletown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

From breakfast to dinner, this restaurant has you covered. The food has always been excellent! Try the baked oatmeal or the all you can eat chicken and waffles! Yum!

Thank BWonder1
York, Pennsylvania
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118 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

6 of us took our motorcycles on a destination "great food" ride. We arrived around 11 am and the restaurant was booming. They seated us immediately. All you have to do now is look at the attached picture and that says it all! Amazing food and absolutely worth the trip!

Thank Liana B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 N Union St, Middletown, PA 17057-1430
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 717-944-3301

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?