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25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
+1 814-833-1957
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“curly fries” (64 reviews)
“ice cream” (162 reviews)
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American, Fast food
25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Off the charts! Sara's was an all around fun experience deep with kitschiness. We walked across the street first to walk in the shore of Lake Erie. First time and it was beautiful! At Sara's even the parking lot needs time for exploration and inside,...More

Thank Lmmayo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food easy to get to. Family Visited after day at the beach. Enjoyed the ice cream and food and kids loved the atmosphere. Staff was friendly! This is a MUST stop when in Erie!

Thank Mcolftravels
Reviewed 4 days ago

After visiting Presque Island we stopped at Sara's for some of the best burgers and fries. The milkshakes were great too!

Thank Heather J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love going to Sara's. Fun place to eat and to walk around and look at everything. I got zucchini fries to go with my meal. You can choose between curly fries, onion rings and the zucchini fries. I am picky about my zucchini. And these...More

Thank wcoult
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of our favorite places to eat in Erie when we are visiting Presque Isle. The orange twist ice cream is legendary. The service is fast and polite and the prices are really reasonable. Only negative is that the hot dogs used to be much...More

Thank gsavarese2016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Some friends and I stopped here for a quick lunch on the way into the park. It's a super cute, kind of retro atmosphere. It's fun to take pictures in the cutouts, etc. in my opinion, it's typical fast food. Nothing extraordinary. I am gluten...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sara's is a must do stop on the peninsula. At the entrance, across the road from Waldameer, you can't miss this red & white splash of "Stop Here". It's great fun for young and old. You can come for the hotdogs/burgers or just go right...More

Thank Ewald G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I don't think I've ever eaten food here, but the orange- vanilla twist is great! Some places it used to be called an orange torch.

Thank 94tristanm
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

At the entrance to presque isle, Sara's is a bucket list item for summer. Quick service,and good food at an affordable price makes its a win for travelers or locals. Soft serve ice cream is a great way to end a day at the beach.

Thank yogamo2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An erie staple. Great hot dogs burgers and fries and even better ice cream and milkshakes! You can eat inside or outside and it's always usually packed if the weather is cooperating. They also have coupons a lot in the valupaks, if u tell them...More

Thank jessjg21
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Questions & Answers
10 June 2017|
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Response from Timothy S | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs on a leash there. Shade is a premium as the table umbrellas are the only source.
18 August 2015|
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Response from 209judithh | Reviewed this property |
I have not noticed if there is any vegetarian items on their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-833-1957
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