In their own words...
We receive so many nice comments from our customers on a daily basis, and this is where we share them! Not everyone writes online reviews, but many, many of our customers take the time to write us notes about their dining experiences with us. Keep reading to see what our restaurant guests are saying about Harrison’s in their own words…
"The soup bar is really, really, really, really good!"
Bruce Knoll, 3/16/18
"Carol was very attentive. Great experience. Food was great as well. Thanks!"
"Service was excellent and the food was very good."
"HARRISON'S IS THE CLOSEST THING TO 'BIG CITY DINING' THAT CENTRE COUNTY HAS TO OFFER. FROM CHEF INSPIRED MENUS TO AN ACUTE ATTENTION TO LOCAL INGREDIENTS, HARRISON'S IS ALWAYS ON POINT."
Keleigh Asbury, 3/13/18
"The food and Terri's service were both top notch! Thank you!"
Robert Chiaradio, 3/13/18
"TERRI WAS AWESOME!"
"Great wrap and pleasant service."
"Service was outstanding & food was delicious. Love the variety of choices, almost as much as I appreciate the friendly, accommodating service."
"Professional server--very accommodating. Kudos to the chef! Magnificent."
"Salad bar delicious! Great waitress."
"Had my 40th birthday dinner celebration and we are so happy and satisfied with the great customer service; great food (scallops & shawarma chicken were a delight) perfectly done. They were so helpful with us considering having 1- and 4-year-old kids. Definitely a place to come back to. We drove 2.5 hours to visit State College (from Baltimore, MD) and we had a great time! Thanks a lot!"
Mike Leal, 3/2/18
"Excellent service and food! Great job!"
"Good food, great service."
Matthew Dague, 2/27/18
"Very nice meal. Good service."
"Excellent food and service. Terri is always attentive."
"Thank you for providing wonderful food & service for my family after my wife's funeral."
Larry Butler, 2/26/18
"The Italian menu was very interesting. Enjoyed the Arugula Salad with Pear--so light & fresh. The Gnocchi was creamy & delicious. And the Veal was great--balsamic with hint of lemon. Would eat it all again!!"
"Lunch was delicious and Gloria was a very friendly, excellent server! She was kind and gracious with all of our requests. Thank you for a great lunch!"
"Excellent food. Best sandwich I've had in a long time."
Stephanie Lewis, 2/22/18
"Excellent Food & Service!"
"Fast service, charming, genuine interactions, wonderful food! LOVE Harrison's! One of the few places in town where you can hold a conversation without competing with sound."
"Always a pleasurable experience. Service was prompt and courteous, food selection was excellent, atmosphere was serene and pleasant."
"Very pleasant & with a smile! : )"
"Food was fantastic! Quick and easy service."
Zena Spratley, 2/17/18
"FRESH FABULOUS FOOD + FINE SERVICE = A WONDERFUL MEAL!"
Bonnie & Ken Kline Smeltzer, 2/16/18
"Very good service. Thanks!"
"David had the seared scallops from the Tuscan Italian menu. They were very tender and a large serving--delicious! Rachel enjoyed the salmon with mango habanero salsa--warm and delicious!
David & Rachel Jones, 2/15/18
"GREAT DINNER, SUPER COCKTAILS, EXCELLENT WINE, GREAT SERVICE. THANK YOU, SUSAN."
George Shturtz, 2/15/18
"The food was delicious! Made with love! " (big drawn heart)
"Sara was very attentive and friendly. She knew the menu and was solicitous. The food was delicious. : )"
"We love Harrison's! We love the seasonal menus and kind servers and the focus on local foods! It is our favorite date spot!" (drawn heart)
Ann Bickel, 2/10/18
"Great service. Loved the tasting menu with wine flight--truly the best tomato sauce and meatballs we have ever tasted! Should add to permanent menu! We loved it!"
Jen Edwards, 2/9/18
"Gloria is always positive and consistent. I always stay at the Hilton Garden Inn in State College when traveling for business, only in the area 3-4 times last year. She was there each time and her service and attitude has not wavered. Therefore I can only assume she is genuine and sincere. Great person."
Celeste Arrington, 2/8/18
"Very nice. Good service. Food was great!"
"Excellent service by Adina. Food was outstanding. Excellent taste. Will return frequently."
"John always makes our evening a delight! Excellent recommendations and service. Food divine too!"
Rob Gentry, 2/6/18
Wonderful lunch of homemade soups and salads--Fresh Bar. We always enjoy our meals here. We were hoping for the Ethiopian soup--we love it--however all the other 6 soups were great!
Carla Biaggi, 2/4/18
BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP WAS AMAZING!
As always our dinners were very enjoyable with interesting selections. Uncommon menu with uncommonly good food. Service is always superb!
Hal Johnson & Rebecca Atwell, 2/3/18
"Good vegetable soup, friendly service. I was pleased that you had some vegan & vegetarian options on your menu as well as locally sourced and/or organic meat dishes."
Nicholas (Sunny) Rohler, 2/2/18
"Excellent service and fantastic personality! [Lori] Thx! : )"
Rebecca Picard, 1/27/18
"Food was excellent and service was prompt and professional. "
Jon Alessi, 1/25/18
"Good food and excellent service--great value!"
"Excellent as always!"
"Great, attentive service! Very friendly. Good food. Will be back."
"Amazing food and really pleasant service!"
"Everything is great about Harrison's. All the food is delicious, but the soups are far and away the best I've ever tasted."
Bruce Knoll, 1/18/18
"The meal was great! Large portion and delicious. All of the servers were incredible as well. They were very accommodating, even at closing time."
"Wonderful food and service. Recommend to many."
"John was great with giving us recommendations, he was funny, and he made our celebratory night that much more enjoyable. : )"
Yessenia Moderas, 1/15/18
"Food is always excellent. Susan is an awesome server. Love coming here for a nice & quiet dinner. Best soup in town (plus it's free because we are Frequent Diners)."
"My fiance and I came in today to scope out a potential caterer for our upcoming wedding. What we found is a new favorite restaurant. The service was impeccable and the food was simply delicious. The use of local ingredients made us feel great about our dining experience, also. We will be back again, for sure! P.S. Ask for Susan as your server! She is wonderful!"
Stephanie D., 1/13/18
"HARRISON'S HAS THE MOST UNDERRATED BAR EXPERIENCE FOR SPECIALIZED COCKTAILS AND EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE."
Keleigh Asbury, 1/11/18
"The food was delicious and the service was excellent. As a Frequent Diner, the free cup of soup was an added bonus--can't wait to come back!"
"As usual, the service was terrific & the salad bar, the best. The pulled pork, fries, and coleslaw were top-notch."
"AS ALWAYS, SERVICE AND FOOD WAS EXCELLENT."
Gerald J. Rosamilia, 1/7/18
"Eating at Harrison's is a very relaxing experience. The decor is tasteful and has a casual elegance. We particularly enjoy the butternut squash soup. Eat time we have dined here, our server has made it a pleasant event."
Elizabeth Pennock, 1/6/18
"VERY GOOD! OUTSTANDING SERVICE! WOW! HEY, LOOK, WE COME HERE BECAUSE OF THE QUALITY OF FOOD & SERVICE! GREAT PLACE..."
Russell Meyers, 1/5/18
"The restaurant was so busy, yet Carol was composed and gracious with a customer who had some confusion of her Frequent Diner points. She was a great and attentive server to me during that lunch."
"PERFECT!!! Soup was fantastic and Carol was amazing!!!"
Catherine Augustine, 1/4/18
"Wonderful server, great food! Enjoyed everything!"
Laurie Jansen, 1/2/18