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Bay City Restaurant

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110 Eisenhower Dr, Hanover, PA 17331-5204
+1 717-637-1217
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First thing you notice is a weirdly hung set of portraits of people behind the hostess table, which I assume are the owners. It's kinda off putting and strange to see 1980s style portraits like that. The atmosphere of the restaurant is still stuck a few decades in the past and needs an update. To me it felt like they... More 

Thank Scott G
Mount Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
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75 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bay City has become a good destination for live music. Sometimes it is inside and sometimes out on the deck. The food is good and you have a choice of the dining room, the bar area or the deck. The staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank LastMangoInPA
Level Contributor
27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place gets very crowded on the weekends. You'd think it was excellent food. It is not bad seafood but I would not give it 5 stars. It is a local joint which I think local people have traditionally come to and continue to do so. Service was so so, but I think that was due to the big crowd.

Thank Shumanfoo
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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112 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This restaurant has been around for a long time and has a good reputation (we've been there various times over the years), but this visit was quite disappointing. One of us ordered the mahi mahi and the other ordered a steak and coconut shrimp combo. I have to say that what we enjoyed most was the baked potatoes! The mahi... More 

Thank LisaJane222
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Have eaten there several times and was satisfied but last weekend a bit disappointed. Service was slow and food was pricey for the portion size. My wife never received the soup she ordered. Drive about 30 miles each way to dine there, but will really have to think about it in the future.

Thank Redneck H
Level Contributor
25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My wife, her friend, and I are here Sunday the 19th for the all you can eat crab leg night. My wife and her friend both got the crab legs and really enjoyed them! The meal also comes with a salad, cup of soup, and fried chicken breasts. They both received great service from our waitress Kelly who was very... More 

Thank Zach Z
Cogan Station, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Very nice restaurant with relaxing atmosphere. The seafood is very good and the service is always great.

Thank Charles S
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2017

they have an all you can eat fried chicken special sometimes. I ordered it and was forced to order the breast. i'm not a white meat fan so this is a puzzling bummer.

Thank mikg99
Hanover, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is the place to relax, chit chat, sip some favorite drinks, make sure you go on a day that offers cream of crab soup. Atmosphere and décor mimmick a fisherman's village including an aquarium. Don't feel like fishy food, then try the sizzling steak. You can't go wrong.

Thank Margie T
Hanover, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I have only visited this restaurant once, and after our experience I swore that I would never go back. We happened to be there during a "bike Night" where other patrons who drink got all the service and since I don't, and can't, drink beer, we were actually told by our waitress that she didn't have time for us. We... More 

Thank richard6833
Christy C, Owner at Bay City Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, We were surprised to receive this review from you as our Bike Night event was in July. As customer satisfaction is our ultimate goal, we encourage each of our valued customers to discuss any issues they might have with their experience with either their wait staff or management so we can make the appropriate adjustments and ensure that you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Eisenhower Dr, Hanover, PA 17331-5204
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 717-637-1217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?