In Philadelphia, the rivalry between Pat's King of Steaks and Geno's Steaks, located right across the street from each other, is famous. But whose cheeesteak is the best? Pat's? Geno's? Or someplace else?
On Route 15 in the middle of Pennsylvania, just past the intersection with Route 11 at the northern tip of Shamokin Dam, lies a majestic site. On a bluff above the banks of the Susquehanna River is a BBQ place. Skeeter's Pit BBQ has terrific view. And the barbecue is first rate as well.
I love ice cream. I’ll go out of my way to have it. Or make excuses to go out and get some. But sometimes, I'll just see a place while driving by and I'll stop to get some. I've written about my favorite places to get ice cream in DC. Here is a collection of other ice cream parlors I've visited in the past couple of years.
I love eating at diners. They are not only great places to get comfort food, but also a good way to experience a city's local culture. Over the years, I have been to many diners at many places throughout the US. Here are my favorites.
15 miles north west of Harrisburg, PA is a classic old-style hamburger drive-in restaurant: The Red Rabbit.
Yes, Pennsylvania, there are good restaurants in Braddock. Here is one with great food, good music, and a wide selection of craft beer.
On a recent road trip, I found a fantastic family restaurant in Stewartstown PA, just north of the Maryland border.
Life is wonderful when you stop in a small town and discover a Mom and Pop restaurant that serves delicious, home cooked food.
York Restaurant week offered me the perfect opportunity to dine in south-eastern Pennsylvania.
Just north of the Maryland/Pennsylvania border, about 4 miles from the Interstate 83, lies a small borough called Stewartstown. In it, you'll find one of the best barbecue places around with a rustic atmosphere and fantastic service.