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Capitol Diner

800 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111-2309
+1 717-939-2279
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (25 reviews)
“scrapple” (11 reviews)
“french toast” (15 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 3 days ago

Stopped in here after a concert around midnight. They did seem surprised by the amount of customers. The wait was supposed to be 30-45 minutes. We decided to sit at the counter and eat. Our service was excellent. The food came out quickly and everyone...More

Thank tjutzig
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was gross, home fries are not boiled potatoes thrown on a grill to make top crispy while rest is mushy. You need to learn how to make them right. Bacon was like rubber and coffee that tastes like mudd.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

A typical diner where you feel right at home. Although at the time we arrived some specials had disappeared, our choices were diligently prepared and brought hot to our table. Our dishes were very tasty and filling. The service was friendly and quick. Our business...More

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had eaten here for breakfast before but this was the first time we ate lunch here. It was fantastic! I had the Kansas City BBQ chicken sandwich and it was amazing! My family had the Capital Wrap and the Chicken Ceasar wrap. They loved...More

Thank SuperPlanner98
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove by this diner 3 times before we decisex to look into it. I check the reviews and to my surprise this place was BETTER than the reviews. Depending on your arrival time there might be a little wait, but it is well worth...More

Thank olevia e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped to eat breakfast there. He had an omelette that didn't taste like real eggs. I had the country fried steak meal with eggs, homefries, and toast and it was disgusting! Gravy tasted like from a can and the home fries...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited here for breakfast and the food was very good. Service was quick. No complaints and we'd return again!

Thank nyrlisa35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've come here about every few years while traveling through PA. It's open 24/7 serves breakfast all day and has a large menu and large dessert selection. Oh, and they have pierogies. The rest of the food seems to be pretty good too.

Thank dbaaronson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family doesn't care for French Toast, but I love it so any chance I get to visit a diner that will make it for me any time of the day I don't pass it up. Our server was very friendly and the food was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Almost didn't stay because of all the peoole waithing in door area, the wait turned out to be 2 minites so it wasnt bad. Took a little while to get served. Good food, reasonably priced just what we were looking for.

Thank Biztravler14
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6 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!!
1 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, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
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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