When you travel to a new place, the best way to experience the local culture is by indulging in the exceptional cuisine. The mountainside retreat of Laurel Highlands boasts many locally owned and operated eateries with unique flavors and exceptional flair. Here at Oak Lodge, we love the regionally inspired tastes of the Ligonier, PA, restaurants. From fine dining establishments to laid-back pubs, you’re sure to satisfy your culinary cravings at one of these six delightful places!
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These 6 Ligonier, PA, Restaurants Have the Best Flavors!
Our stunning area offers so many wonderful ways to taste our local culture and savor the rich flavors of the Laurel Highlands. Here are our recommendations for the best Ligonier, PA, restaurants!
Carol & Dave’s Roadhouse
If you are looking for gourmet cuisine, Carol & Dave’s Roadhouse is the place for you! Open for lunch, dinner, and Sunday breakfast, you’ll be delighted by the tantalizing menu of appetizers, entrees, and desserts. We recommend indulging in the excellently prepared Surf and Turf. This delightful dish pairs well with a savory glass of wine or crisp brew!
The Kitchen on Main
The Kitchen on Main provides a charming, cozy atmosphere and delicious food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This quaint eatery offers excellently prepared sandwiches, savory soups, and delightful tacos. If you want to experience the wonderful food, make “The Kitchen Call Ahead” at least 30 minutes before you plan to arrive!
At the Ligonier Tavern, this restaurant prepares all of its food from locally farmed sources in the Laurel Highlands. From freshly caught seafood to grass fed beef to farm fresh vegetables, you’ll know your meal has no added preservatives and is prepared with the finest ingredients. When you visit, we recommend ordering one the savory Focaccia Bread Pizzas, artfully prepared Italian goodness!
Rosalie Jioio’s Little Italy
Rosalie Jioio’s Little Italy offers authentic cuisine made old-world flair and Italian heritage. All of the food is prepared from traditional family recipes and showcases the finest flavors of Italy, right here in Pennsylvania. From the savory pizza to the delicious wine, you’re sure to get your fill of the extraordinary Italian masterpieces!
Hansley’s Pub & Grille
Known as the “Classy Little Pub on the Edge of Town,” Hansley’s offers the best beer selection of the Ligonier, PA, restaurants. You can take your excellent brew on the outdoor deck or savor the flavors at the bar. And, while you are there, order one of the gourmet appetizers or decadent desserts!
One of the best Ligonier, PA, restaurants for Sunday Brunch is Table 105. This modern eatery offers a delectable menu featuring Eggs Benedict (Eggs Benny) and Omelettes, as well as twists on classic breakfast foods like Waffles, Breakfast Tacos, and Steak & Eggs. And, this wonderful restaurant is also open for lunch and dinner!
Relax at Oak Lodge
After you indulge in the eclectic cuisine at some of the best Ligonier, PA, restaurants, make the scenic 11-mile drive back to Oak Lodge. Our rustic retreat has the perfect accommodation for you. From spacious suites to intimate cottages, you’re sure to find the best place for your getaway. While you book your vacation, make an appointment at our Laurel Highlands Spa. This newly added feature is the perfect oasis to help you feel refreshed during your weekday or weekend stay!
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