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Federal Taphouse

234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (36 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Two visits last weekend. First visit, black bean burger for vegetarian in our group, nicely done. Pretty good pizza. Service was good. Second visit food good, but our waitress was odd. Gave us very monosyllabic answers, made us feel a bit awkward. The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pjlewis63
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Lots of space for a bunch of people to get together. Wide variety of meals and beers-something for everyone and everyone's meals were good.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chris M
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

I came here two days in a row. The first time was to scope it out, as it was recommended by locals as a good place for my work team and me to have a good team dinner. 1st night was great, so I made...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bizler
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Breakfast Poutine is great if you are really hungry, Breakfast pizza and burrito were also devoured quickly. Service was fast and friendly. Great way to start a lazy Sunday.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank rob b
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The food was very good and the menu was extensive. We really enjoyed all of the many beer selections.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SavyCandy
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Good food and beer, laid back atmosphere! Prices reasonable and service was good. Will go again soon!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank kay_rieg0611
Reviewed June 23, 2018

This restaurant is able to accommodate large groups, I've been here a couple of times for work dinners. There's a huge beer selection to choose from. The food is a step above regular bar fare. The fries made in duck-fat are a must try! We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kimstamps
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

The pretzel & cheese app was delish however many in our party ordered pizza and all of them were over-cooked, the waitress was less than interested in us but the Host was very accommodating! Great environment and I had a strawberry cider that was absolutely...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Whitty955
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

As others have commented, the real draw here is the beer list. It can overwhelm you. The food is just OK, and certainly not bad in any way. It's conveniently located near the parking garage so getting there is no trouble. I think this place...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank maxpaste
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I were checking out the area on a Saturday afternoon and stopped in for a drink; a bartender at another restaurant actually recommended this place for it's beer selection, and we were not disappointed. They have 100 craft beers on tap, so you're...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Samantha B
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May 22, 2017|
Response from K H | Reviewed this property |
They have a full bar, so I'm sure they have at least a limited selection of wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: 717-525-8077
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