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1012 N 3rd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-2082
+1 717-232-7050
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatballs” (25 reviews)
“garlic bread” (10 reviews)
“shrimp” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1012 N 3rd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-2082
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We had heard about this restaurant for a couple of years from some foodie friends, and finally just made it there. A funky little BYOB with engaging service and good food. Homemade pasta made fresh daily in a variety of types and sauces / preparations...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Hykes15
Reviewed June 30, 2018

All the food was great, but the Italian bread was mundane and dried out. And three small slices of Garlic bread for $2.50 was a major disappointment. Guys, if you are an Italian restaurant, you need to do better with the bread. I had a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed June 12, 2018

My husband and I were really looking forward to eating here. we encourage and enjoy local non chain restaurant and were excited after reviewing all the wonderful reviews. Our experience here was below average perhaps they were having an off day regardless will not be...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Aimen
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Pasta done to perfection with mouth watering sauces. Friendly servers and fast service. Highly recommend the squid ink pasta with vodka sauce and shrimp. Delicious!!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank chazcav
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Grreat food... homemade pasta! Had a big group of friends gather for a birthday meal, and they were very accommodating with BYOB and helping to serve the cake we brought.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Y3681EAwendys
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Took our hockey team to Pastaorante for a pre game meal. Great friendly service and top notch food. Our second time and we will be back again next season!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank NTP19
Reviewed January 29, 2018

The pasta here is delicious and the location is in a cool part of Harrisburg. I've only been here once but I hope to come again soon!

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Rachel L
Reviewed January 14, 2018

This was our first visit to Pastorante and it won't be our last! The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The restaurant is in a convenient location in Harrisburg, with an intimate dining room. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. The pasta is made...More

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank kimstamps
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

You have to experience the outstanding pasta dinners. The waitresses are polite, charming and professional. The only improvement I would make is the Italian bread. Very cold and not very good for an Italian Restaurant. But this will not stop me from eating his delicious...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank rbb36
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Great location right in the heart of midtown. Plenty of parking both on street and in the lot across the street. Host/waiter very friendly and knowledgeable. Service was fast and correct. Enjoyed the menu special of Butternut Squash Fussili. Great sauce lovely chunks of squash...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank lynnem625
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December 28, 2017|
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Response from dmejias | Reviewed this property |
I think it will depend on the number of people. The place is small so if you plan to attend with many people, you should call and ask for a reservation.
Katie E
May 17, 2015|
Response from Ethomas90 | Property representative |
Yes we do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 N 3rd St, Harrisburg, PA 17102-2082
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-232-7050
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