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Capitol Diner

800 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111-2309
+1 717-939-2279
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (28 reviews)
“scrapple” (12 reviews)
“pancakes” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Greek, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
800 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111-2309
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in for breakfast and got the French Toast - it came out really quick and it was so good. The staff was also very friendly.

Thank JHoover60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

went for dinner friday night. sat right away. menu was big and prices were reasonable. food came out in decent time, but limited staff due to holiday.

Thank cipollavin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean, nice place to eat. We stopped here for lunch, the place was busy but our orders were taking promptly and food arrived fast. I had an omelet that was delicious. The portions were very generous. Will be stopping again!

Thank Cgardner814
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After having some difficulty with cell phones dying and GPS not working properly, my family and I decided to dine at this diner on our way back for Hersheypark,only because it was right down the street from our hotel. We were very pleased with this...More

Thank Ashlee A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and the service was impeccable, I would definitely recommend to anyone coming into the area to eat here

Thank marryhomes
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a Sunday morning and the place was packed. Also lots of people waiting. Friendly staff member took our names asked our seating preference and since we did not care where we sat we were at the counter within 7 mins. Good hot...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Cutest diner around. Staff is beyond nice and the food is so very good. Will definitely be coming back.

Thank twilight_tia
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Busy full parking lot , very clean. Service can be hit of miss . The food is average . We had dinners that included mashed potatoes that were cold . Waitress took them back and someone nuked them til they were dried out. So much...More

Thank FamilyTime23
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Staff was very pleasant, location was really clean but the food was really lackluster and bland. I doubt if we will be going back anytime soon.

Thank Guinness44life
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Friendly efficient staff, old fashioned diner decor and menu. I’ve had breakfast lunch and dinner here. Always pleased with choices and selections in a large menu. Kid friendly. I️ like breakfast the best

Thank M2Denis
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7 April 2016|
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Response from Raymond R | Reviewed this property |
same owners great staff lunch today dinner last Saturday service and dinner excellent gave extra tip lunch last week it is the best Diner in Harrisburg our friend from New Jersey should give it another try!!
2 February 2015|
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Response from Pharvey45 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, I locked in on the Broasted Chicken and stopped reading the menu, sorry?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111-2309
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-939-2279
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