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Schwalm's Cleona Restaurant

213 E Penn Ave, Cleona, PA 17042-2429
+1 717-274-9942
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“pies” (2 reviews)
“mom and pop” (2 reviews)
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213 E Penn Ave, Cleona, PA 17042-2429
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife loves the corn pie on every other Wednesdays and I love the baked in butter haddock on Fridays and during Lent Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays - it is served as a large piece or a smaller piece and you get your choice of...More

Thank gsina46
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fish they serve is very good. You usually have to wait 15 to 20 minutes but it's worth the wait. The prices are reasonable and you get plenty to eat.

Thank kidmurphy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nondescript little place that you could drive right by and never see it. But once inside you will be met by a very homey type atmosphere, a little like your grandmas kitchen. Good breakfast reasonable prices.

Thank BoscoW52
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Schwalm's has the best fish out of any restaurant in PA. They also have very nice staff and a wonderful menu that contains a lot of yummy food. Go check it out.

Thank twilight_tia
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good home style cooking. Great for breakfast or dinner. Large selection of items on the menu. Popular place

Thank Lynnkmw
Reviewed 18 January 2017

we have been going there for 30 plus years. we always enjoyed the food there. it's mainly pa dutch cooking. no matter what you order, it's always good & you get plenty of food.be careful not to eat too much, their pies are great. also,...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A short visit to the Pennsylvania Dutch Country provided us with the recommendation to dine at Schwalm's Cleona Restaurant. The person who made the recommendation to us actually swooned with delight just thinking about his experiences. We responded to the recommendation by dining at Schwalms....More

Thank tedwat17
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner a great place for a meal at a reasonable price. The baking is great but all the meals are very tasty. This is definately a place where the locals eat. Some of the kindest waitresses you will ever meet. This is...More

Thank nswalm
Reviewed 11 October 2015

It is time for this Restaurant to start using more fresh food. There are too many unhealthy frozen processed food on the menu. The chicken parm is a Flat deep fried breaded disc( does not taste like chicken) and the sauce for the pastas has...More

Thank Rodney K
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Heard that the chipped beef was popular here, so we both ordered it and was it ever good, possibly the best I ever had. Very small ma and pa style old fashioned laid back place. Parking in street but some in rear of building.

Thank BoscoW52
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5am to 8pm Sunday open to 4:30pm.
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 E Penn Ave, Cleona, PA 17042-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Cleona
  • Phone Number: +1 717-274-9942
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