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Federal Taphouse

) #33 of 431 Restaurants in Harrisburg ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
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234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beer lovers paradise. Huge selection of craft beer. Pizza and burgers are really done well. Service was good, nice stop a few blocks from the capital.

Thank Arrowhuntr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just had dinner here and was very impressed with the food. I had the bison burger with a side of cheap. Great flavor, right amount of salt and cooked perfect. The had a party of 60 before us but still got the food out...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in and was seated pretty quickly. The waitress was nice and polite. The beer was good. Most of the food was really good but the salads had me wondering the freshness of the ingredients. The lettuce used in the salads was brown and looked...More

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice night out...Brussel sprouts-very yummy! Had the pork belly tacos....would have never put pork and watermelon together but it worked. Bison burger-perfect. Great staff-very friendly and attentive. Monday night so little crowd...meal price was realistic. They have wine! Would go back!

Thank kimberly s
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had stopped at the Federal Taphouse on a late night hunt for beer and food. We arrived after 10pm on a Saturday and the place was quiet. We were seated right away and were presented with a huge beer list. The waitress understood the...More

Thank dak1124
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you're a beer lover - this is the place for you. I am not, however, there were several cider options. We sat at the hightop near the bar, really nice atmosphere. It wasn't as crowded as I thought it would be for 9pm on...More

Thank Krissy027
Reviewed 8 April 2017

With about 100 brews on tap that are constantly changing, Federal Taphouse is a beer lover's dream. Couple that with a limited, but delicious menu of upscale pub grub and an industrial, but warm ambience and you have a great meeting spot for everything from...More

Thank K H
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The place is nice but they are not very hospitable to large groups which seems sort of ludicrous as it is more $ for them and word of mouth is a great way to advertise.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Excellent beer selection including all genres. I'm a fan of farmhouse ales which are typically difficult to find on draft and they had 3 of my favorites! Nice atmosphere, friendly staff. Didn't stay for dinner but we highly recommend the soft pretzels to go with...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Federal Taphouse offers 100 beers on tap, along with a full bar. Our group enjoyed excellent food and service. While we had an incident of drinks dropped on me, the waitress and staff handled it well and were apologetic. Accidents happen, it is how we...More

Thank Denise C
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kimberly s
Do they have a wine selection as well?
23 May 2017|
Response from K H | Reviewed this property |
They have a full bar, so I'm sure they have at least a limited selection of wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: 717-525-8077
  • E-mail
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