Surrounded by farmlands supplying fresh, seasonal ingredients and home to many innovative culinary talents, the Hershey Harrisburg Region offers visitors a showcase of local flavors, handcrafted creations and dining and sipping experiences, including:
Menus across the Hershey Harrisburg Region are filled with seasonal selections made with just-harvested ingredients from the surrounding farms. The result is innovative dishes prepared and presented with an authentic love of fresh and flavorful dining. A few of the standouts include The Mill in Hershey and Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar and Millworks in Harrisburg.
The city of Harrisburg offers authentic dining experiences for every taste—from a morning micro-roast at an independent coffee shop, to expertly prepared cultural cuisine, to late-night small plates in hip hot spots. Check out the downtown Restaurant Row along Second Street where you can stroll along the sidewalk and choose from an inviting selection of fantastic cafes, pubs, and eateries of all kinds!
With hundreds of ales, lagers, and stouts to try, the Hershey Harrisburg Region is speckled with small batch craft beer startups who are following their dreams and creating trendy, welcoming spaces for beer lovers to appreciate their favorite draughts. From Tröegs Independent Brewing, one of the most recognized craft beer names in the MidAtlantic, to the dozen more breweries throughout the region, there is plenty of craft culture to explore.
The nearly twenty vineyards and wineries in Hershey and Harrisburg invite guests to go beyond tasting, to learn about the process behind each winery’s whites, reds, blends, ciders, and seasonal selections. The sprawling grounds of vineyards like Spring Gate and the Vineyard & Brewery at Hershey invite visitors to kick back and enjoy a good time with food pairings, live music, seasonal activities, and weekend-long celebrations.