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Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant

100 Cricklewood Dr, Carnegie Inn & Spa, State College, PA 16803-2100
+1 814-234-2424
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (12 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (4 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
100 Cricklewood Dr, Carnegie Inn & Spa, State College, PA 16803-2100
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived the greeter took us to the dining room and asked us if this was a special occasion (it was my birthday). We wanted to try this place for years and finally did (knowing it was expensive, we waited for a special occasion...More

Thank Walt K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast that came with our room. The food was excellent, but our server was not the best. The table was not ready for us, as it should have been. She was somewhat attentive, but not very friendly. We came toward the end of...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This place is marvelous!!!! I have been coming in from Scranton Pa every 5 to 6 weeks to get my hair cut and colored by Ellie for about two years ... That should tell you how pleased I am with the service!!!! Everyone is very...More

Thank WIDHTDT
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 spent close to 2 weeks in State College for the children's summer camps a PSU. We stayed 5 nights at the Carnegie Inn, a boutique hotel where we had a lovely stay and had a separate TA review. We spent our...More

1  Thank LaiToronto
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for your great review and wonderful pictures! I will pass your kind words along to the entire staff! hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Nestled in the gently rolling hills of central PA, our overnight here was just lovely. Cocktails overlooking the herb garden, a easy walk down to a highly recommended restaurant (in house restaurant closed on Sunday nights). Great seafood- followed by a glass of wine and...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We just came home from the chef's table experience at Carnegie, and we are delighted beyond measure. Chef Paul is certainly doing what he loves to do, and if he does something better it must be a miracle. We were served food that was not...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

There was nothing wrong with the food, it was just ok, not great. My duck was just shy of insipid. My wife's crab cake tasted crabby but no chunks, it was apparently pulverized. Not a bad experience just a non-memorable one.

Thank ibpurpledragon
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is hands-down the best restraunt in state college. I find many places here are severaly lacking in service or quality of food. Most places have one but not the other, or are just deficient in both. This place as amazing food and amazing service....More

Thank Michael H
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you for the great review! hope to see you again in the near future!

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently enjoyed another wonderful dinner at the Carnegie Inn. We started our dinner in the library where we were treated to an amuse bouche while enjoying our drinks. Dinner in the dining room followed drinks and my husband enjoyed a delicious...More

1  Thank Susan T
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you for continuing to dine with us!! we hope to see you many more times!!

Reviewed 19 June 2017

My wife and I dined here for our anniversary and it was the best of the best. We highly recommend and will be back.

Thank traveler4life62
Paulkendo, General Manager at Carnegie Inn & Spa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you for your great review!! We hope to see you again in the near future!!

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lannehawkins
13 June 2016|
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Response from Don H | Property representative |
We encourage business casual to more formal. We do not allow shorts or tank tops.
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Mary Lenore K
21 October 2015|
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Response from Don H | Property representative |
We will be closed this year for Thanksgiving so that our staff can celebrate and enjoy with their families. Thank you for your question and we hope you choose the Carnegie Inn and spa in the future.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Cricklewood Dr, Carnegie Inn & Spa, State College, PA 16803-2100
  • Public Transportation: CATA HP Route
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-234-2424
  • E-mail
Description
The Carnegie Inn & Spa is a 20 Room, AAA 4 Diamond Hotel operating a magnificant restaurant within it premise. The restaurant has been selected 7 years in a row as the Best Fine Dining and Most Romantic Dining in the area. Please call, or go to our website to make reservations as we use OpenTable. Where Every Occasion is a Special Occasion!
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