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Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant

100 Cricklewood Dr, Carnegie Inn & Spa, State College, PA 16803-2100
+1 814-234-2424
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (13 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (4 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
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CUISINES
American, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
100 Cricklewood Dr, Carnegie Inn & Spa, State College, PA 16803-2100
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You start by being seated in a comfortable sitting room just like in a English formal dining establishment. A beverage list is provided and orders taken. This is followed by the menu for perusing while sipping your drink selection. Your order is then taken and...More

Thank DoctorF409
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Chef Paul prepared 10 unique and delicious courses for us as we sat at a cafe table inside the kitchen at the Carnegie Inn and Spa’s restaurant. We enjoyed watching him and his staff create not only our food but also for the restaurant guests...More

1  Thank Patricia A
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

It was such a pleasure cooking for the both of you! hope we can do it again! Chef Paul Kendeffy

Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were visiting our daughter for Parent's Weekend at PSU and knew there would be crowds everywhere. We decided to have dinner at the Carnegie Inn to get away from the chaos. It was a lovely property. We enjoyed a drink in the library before...More

Thank TrackMomof3
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your very kind review and we look forward to cooking and serving you again in the future. Chef Paul Kendeffy

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Have visited the restaurant on numerous occasion and been well pleased. However tonight was an exception. It started in the library where we stoped for a pre-meal glass of wine - which, by the way, is quite expensive. Unbelievably, the wine was served in water...More

Thank greybees
Reviewed 7 September 2017

When we arrived the greeter took us to the dining room and asked us if this was a special occasion (it was my birthday). We wanted to try this place for years and finally did (knowing it was expensive, we waited for a special occasion...More

Thank Walt K
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review and we hope to see you again in the future! Chef Paul Kendeffy

Reviewed 26 August 2017

We had breakfast that came with our room. The food was excellent, but our server was not the best. The table was not ready for us, as it should have been. She was somewhat attentive, but not very friendly. We came toward the end of...More

Thank M G
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback, I will address the staff to resolve the negative experience you had. We hope you will consider us again in the future. Chef Paul Kendeffy

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place is marvelous!!!! I have been coming in from Scranton Pa every 5 to 6 weeks to get my hair cut and colored by Ellie for about two years ... That should tell you how pleased I am with the service!!!! Everyone is very...More

Thank WIDHTDT
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 spent close to 2 weeks in State College for the children's summer camps a PSU. We stayed 5 nights at the Carnegie Inn, a boutique hotel where we had a lovely stay and had a separate TA review. We spent our...More

2  Thank LaiToronto
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for your great review and wonderful pictures! I will pass your kind words along to the entire staff! hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Nestled in the gently rolling hills of central PA, our overnight here was just lovely. Cocktails overlooking the herb garden, a easy walk down to a highly recommended restaurant (in house restaurant closed on Sunday nights). Great seafood- followed by a glass of wine and...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We just came home from the chef's table experience at Carnegie, and we are delighted beyond measure. Chef Paul is certainly doing what he loves to do, and if he does something better it must be a miracle. We were served food that was not...More

Thank Elizabeth M
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lannehawkins
14 June 2016|
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Response from Don H | Property representative |
We encourage business casual to more formal. We do not allow shorts or tank tops.
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Mary Lenore K
22 October 2015|
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Response from Don H | Property representative |
We will be closed this year for Thanksgiving so that our staff can celebrate and enjoy with their families. Thank you for your question and we hope you choose the Carnegie Inn and spa in the future.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 50
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Cricklewood Dr, Carnegie Inn & Spa, State College, PA 16803-2100
  • Public Transportation: CATA HP Route
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-234-2424
  • E-mail
Description
The Carnegie Inn & Spa is a 20 Room, AAA 4 Diamond Hotel operating a magnificant restaurant within it premise. The restaurant has been selected 7 years in a row as the Best Fine Dining and Most Romantic Dining in the area. Please call, or go to our website to make reservations as we use OpenTable. Where Every Occasion is a Special Occasion!
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