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What If of Hershey

) #19 of 63 Restaurants in Hershey ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, International,
845 E Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-1214
+1 717-533-5858
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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845 E Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-1214
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Reviews (478)
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1 - 10 of 478 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had just checked into the howard johnson and decided to have a few drinks before bed. When we walked in we expected the normal hotel type bar but were we so wrong. We met two of the nicest people who treated us like long...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a recommendation, wasn't sure what to expect. Does not look like much from the outside, especially with that old motel vibe. Once you get down the stairs though, it has a much different feel. Like a classy cabaret or dinner club. Menu...More

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Food was great. Service great. Blackberry mamosa made my day. I would definitely eat there again if I went back to Hershey.

Thank Ken-Lorrie B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

After a long drive to Hershey was looking for dinner. Hey what better than restaurant with good reviews in the hotel your staying at. Ok restaurant is in the basement. But lovely tables and white linens. Staff is all young men. Well we were never...More

Thank Mishy119
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Always a good meal. Love the handcrafted cocktails and salads. Never a bad experience. Good service great food.

Thank J H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This used to be a great place with high quality food and service. Was always my go to place when traveling to Hershey for work, I looked forward to going to What If!!! In the past year has seriously gone down hill. Quality of food...More

Thank SammyJo100
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

When we asked where to find some good food and the guy said in the basement of Howard Johnson we thought he was nuts, but we looked up reviews and they were all promising and it was late. We were a party of 12 with...More

Thank designsbyvalentino
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised with this restaurant. Not in a spot I would have known to try but my friend recommended it. I had the best salmon ever. The desserts were amazing and so were the infused martinis. I highly recommend.

Thank ltlisa00
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place is way too small to handle the flow of customers. The food is really great and creative especially the deserts, and the servers are VERY COURTEOUS. Seating is very tight unless you get a window booth tables are tightly packed in.

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had the shrimp cocktail (delicious!) and the calamari (not so good) and two entrees, no drinks, just water and our bill with tip was $100. Portions are large and our entrees were very tasty. There is a nice bar menu and it would be...More

Thank stampasmile
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Fran L
What time do you start serving dinner ?
11 April 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from anthman13 | Reviewed this property |
if my memory serves, the earliest we could make dinner reservations was at 5 or 5:30. their bar is open earlier
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 845 E Chocolate Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-1214
    (Main Street Hershey)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hershey
  • Phone Number: +1 717-533-5858
  • E-mail
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