Lunch Box : Back Door Cafe

Posted: December 27, 2016 at 9:17 am   /   The Lunch Box Reviews

When I first moved to Carlisle, this hole-in-the-wall establishment tucked next to the Bosler Library on West High Street was one of my family’s first stops for a meal out. On that fated night I ordered the Nutty Tunafish, beginning what can only be described as a thirteen-year love affair. The Back Door Café has […]

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The Lunch Box

Posted: December 26, 2016 at 8:57 am   /   Featured

Welcome to the Lunch Box – a segment dedicated to reviewing lunches at restaurants in Carlisle, PA.  Click here to see the list of Lunch Box Reviews! Instead of reviewing the restaurant as a whole, we are reviewing the lunch we are actually eating.  We will include the general feeling of the restaurant and the […]

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Posted: December 25, 2016 at 8:12 am   /   Articles

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Lunch Box : Courthouse Commons Cafe

Posted: December 24, 2016 at 8:03 am   /   The Lunch Box Reviews

There’s something to be said about a place that can take the ordinary and make it better. So it is with the Courthouse Commons Café in downtown Carlisle, across the street from, yes, the courthouse. This is a place for comfort food, carefully and quickly prepared, with serving sizes that are not skimpy. From the blackboard […]

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Dorothy’s Chinese Kitchen

Posted: December 19, 2016 at 8:01 am   /   $ - Inexpensive, Chinese, Take Out Only

255 S Spring Garden St Carlisle, PA 17013 717-241-6384 Dorothy’s is locate inside the Giant Grocery store. Head straight back and to the right. You can purchase food and eat at the tables in Giant – or take it to go.

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Lunch Box : Momma Spriggs

Posted: December 18, 2016 at 8:01 am   /   The Lunch Box Reviews

Located across the street from Lowe’s, the brick building that houses Momma Spriggs is neat and tidy on the outside. Inside, the restaurant is nicely lit, the staff is welcoming, and everything—from the windows, to the floors, to the tables—is clean. Two menus are offered at lunch. The Luncheon Specials menu offers appetizers such as […]

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Napoli Pizza

Posted: December 16, 2016 at 7:58 am   /   $$ - Moderate, Italian, Pizza, Pizza - Sub Shop, Salads, Subs

1075 Harrisburg Pike Suite 111 Carlisle, PA. 17013 (717) 254-6555 Napoli Pizza Facebook Page Open in the Keystone Arms Shops.

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Two Brothers Pizza and Restaurant

Posted: December 15, 2016 at 7:58 am   /   $ - Inexpensive, Has Menu Online, Italian, Pizza, Pizza - Sub Shop

1917 Spring RdCarlisle, PA 17013 (717) 245-2405

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Carlisle Crossroads *CLOSED*

Posted: December 14, 2016 at 7:54 am   /   Closed

109 N. Hanover Street Carlisle, PA 17013 717-218-9669 A cozy and friendly dining experience in the heart of Downtown Carlisle! Carlisle Crossroads offers casual fine dining for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Sunday. Chef’s specialties include Chicken Marsala, Veal Piccata, fresh fried Calamari, Lamb Chops, and Roasted Prime Rib Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Lunch favorites […]

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Papa John’s Pizza

Posted: December 13, 2016 at 7:54 am   /   $ - Inexpensive, Delivery, Has Menu Online, Italian, Pizza, Pizza - Sub Shop

500 S Hanover St Carlisle, PA 17013 (717) 245-6000 Papa John’s Website Papa John’s started selling pizzas by delivery only in 1983 – then went on the the first restaurant in 1985. A unique thing about this pizza delivery service is the jalapeno that they add to each box, along with the garlic sauce. Papa […]

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Javid’s Indian Grill and Hookah Lounge *CLOSED*

Posted: December 12, 2016 at 7:50 am   /   Closed

240 N. Hanover St Carlisle, PA 17013 (717) 240-0100 Hours: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (for lunch) 4:30 p.m.-11 p.m. (for dinner)

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Posted: December 9, 2016 at 7:46 am   /   $$ - Moderate, Moroccan, Paella, Spanish, Tables and Booths, Tapas

26 N Hanover St Carlisle, PA 17013 (717) 462-4141 Spanish and morrocan cuisine. Sangria, Spanish wines, tapas, paella.

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