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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” (24 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 days ago 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 4 days ago 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 6 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here for breakfast and had the eggs Benedict and home fries. The eggs were poached perfectly (fully cooked whites with runny yolk). The home fries tasted greasy. The deserts looked delicious but I didn't try any for breakfast.

Thank Laura5016
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Never trust the menu price, make the wait staff verify prices! This place charges extra fees for what is normally included in any normal place EVEN when they tell you the extra cost they charged us $1.50 when they quoted $.80 Cents, they did not...More

Thank Traveler724365
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Very clean facility and friendly staff. French onion soup was excellent. Roasted turkey dinner was edible but nothing special. I would return for the soup!

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We needed to get a quick meal somewhere close to our next stop. We thought we would be able to get a quick sandwich. Little did we know what a great choice of meals were available for us seniors. Great food and good service and...More

Thank Candy L
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Service is ok. Food is nothing spectacular. Every time I get something new it's disappointing. I go out to be wowed. I don't want food/quality I can make at home. I want BETTER than my cooking. That's why I go out. Not on my top...More

Thank Alissa B
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Questions & Answers
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
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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