3 C's Family Restaurant: Located on Route 61, 2.5 miles North of Cabela's. Breakfast and lunch. Open daily 6am-2pm. Voted "Best Breakfast in Schuylkill County 2015". 610-562-5925 or http://3csfamily.comcastbiz.net.
Bear Creek Mountain Resort: I-78, Exit 49A, Trexlertown. Rte 100 to Macungie. 116 Rooms/Suites, skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing, hiking, biking, fishing, boating and tennis courts. Indoor and outdoor pools and hot tubs. Dining includes The Grill at Bear Creek or Trail's End Cafe. Spa services available. 866-754-2822 or www.bcmountainresort.com.
Blue Mountain Summit: Rt. 309 between Allentown and Tamaqua, Andreas. Top of Blue Mountain near Appalachian Trail. Restaurant open Thurs-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-8pm. Bed and Breakfast accommodations available. 877-386-2003 or www.bluemountainsummit.com.
Brick House Grill: 705 W Market St, Orwigsburg. Steaks, seafood, salads, burgers. Open weekdays 11am-10pm, Sat Noon-11pm, Sun Noon-8pm. 570-366-5220. www.bhgrill.com.
Dawn's Deli: Penn Street; Old Route 22 in Lenhartsville. Open 7-6 weekdays & 9-6 on Saturday. Homemade soups/salads, made-to-order subs & cheesesteaks, groceries, coffee, camping supplies. Eat in or take out. 484-665-3682
Deitsch Eck: I-78, Exit 35, Lenhartsville. Rte 143 and Old Rte. 22 intersection. Family operated. PA Dutch cooking. Open Wed-Sat, 4-8pm, Sun 11:30-7pm. Closed Mon-Tues. 610-562-8520 or www.deitscheck.com.
Dietrich's Meats & Country Store: Located at I-78 Krumsville Exit (#40), left at blinking light. Featuring quality fresh & smoked meats; PA Dutch specialties and grocery items. Tantalize your taste buds with free samples available daily. M-S 7:30-5:30, Sunday 9-4. 610-756-6344 www.dietrichsmeats.com
Haag’s Hotel: Shartlesville. 3rd and Main Sts, Shartlesville. 10 minutes from Cabela's. Featuring PA Dutch Country cooking and family-style dinners. 610-488-6692or www.haagshotel.com.
Heisler’s Dairy Bar: 743 Catawissa Rd, Tamaqua. 4 miles from Rte. 895, New Ringgold. Homemade Ice Cream, hot food, miniature golf and driving range. www.heislersdairy.com or 570-668-3399
The Inn at Jim Thorpe, See Hotels and Motels.
The Inn at Orwigsburg: 200 West Market St. A historical Victorian building, the Inn offers casual fine dining, famous crab cakes and prime rib. Outside eating available. Open Tues-Thurs 4-9, Fri-Sat 4-10, Sun Breakfast 9-1. 570-366-3658or www.theinnoforwigsburg.com.
The Inn at Reading , See Hotels and Motels
Judy’s on Cherry: a hearth-fired euro cafe at 332 Cherry Street, Reading. 610-374-8511 or www.judysoncherry.com for menu.
Kempton Hotel: 9910 Kistler Valley Rd., just off Rt. 737, Kempton. Located in historical building. Country-style cooking. 610-756-6588
Louees Pizza: 500 Hawk Ridge, Hamburg, PA 19526. Located minutes from Routes 78 & 61 intersection in Redners shopping plaza. Featuring pizza; subs; sandwiches; stromboli; wings, etc... 610-562-7700 or www.lou eespizza.com
McKeansburg Hotel Bar and Restaurant: 4 mi from Hawk Mountain , just off Rte 895/Rte 443 intersection. Great American cuisine in a century-old brick hotel. Open Thurs-Mon. 570-943-2898 or www.mckeansburghotel.com.
Normal Square Inn: 30 Fritz Valley Rd, Lehighton. Open Wednesday thru Sunday, Private parties Mon and Tues. 570-386-3287
Port Clinton Hotel: Route 61 (South-bound) 2 miles north of Cabelas. Casual dining, full bar, local flavor. Known for the biggest and best portions in the area. Popular among Appalachian Trail through hikers. Open Tues-Sun 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat until 10pm. www.portclintonhotel.net or 610-562-3354
Romano's Restaurant & Bar: 2060 W. Penn Pike, New Ringgold. Located on Route 309 just north of the 895/309 intersection in the town of Snyders. Fresh homemade food from pizza to dinners, full service bar & bottles of wine available. Great family atmosphere. 570-386-8820
Russo's Pizza Den: 1353 Centre TurnPike, Rt. 61, Orwigsburg. Pizza. 570-366-1661.
Schleichers Family Restaurant: 6937 Rte. 309, New Tripoli . Open Tues-Sun. Specializing in homestyle cooking and home baked goods, Lobster first Sat of every month. 610-298-3388
The Westy Bar & Grill: 279 W. State St., Hamburg. Casual Dining, Restaurant and Bar, Entertainment. 610-562-9303
Valenti’s Pizza: Center Square, Orwigsburg. open Mon-Sat, 11-11; Sun, Noon-11. 570-366-1408
The Virginville Hotel: 458 Main Street, Rte. 143, Virginville. Offering homestyle PA Dutch favorites. Homemade specialties. 610-562-7072
Wholesome Food Cafe': 740 Noble Street, Kutztown, 19530 located in Renningers Farm Market. Serving tasty healthful food; natural, organic, local and sustainable items. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options. Open Thurs 11-2 for take-out only. Friday 10-7; Saturday 8-4 eat-in. 484-648-1999 or www.wholesomefoodcatering.com
Yellow House Hotel, See Bed and Breakfasts
Shopping and Attractions
Cabela's: 100 Cabela Dr, I-78 and Rte. 61, Hamburg. Outdoor retailer. 610-929-7000 or www.cabelas.com.
Clover Hill Vineyards & Winery: 9850 Newton Rd, Breinigsville.
Tastings Mon-Sat, 11-5; Sun 12-5. Call for summer tour schedule. Private tours by appt. 610-395-2468 or www.cloverhillwinery.com
The Country Seat: 1013 Old Philly Pike, Kempton. About 5 miles from Hawk Mountain Sanctuary. Basket weaving supplies and classes. Visit website for hours of operations and a schedule of events. 610-756-6124 or www.countryseat.com.
Crystal Cave: I-78, Exit 35, Rte 143 S, follow signs, Lenhartsville.
Guided tours. Open 9–5 pm, Mar 1- Nov 30. www.crystalcavepa.com or 610-683-6765
Feinhour's Citgo: 6961 Rt. 309, near Rte. 143, New Tripoli. Auto repairs. 610-298-8921.
Galen Glen Vineyard & Winery: Rte 895 E to Andreas, follow signs.
Sat 10-5 pm, Sun Noon-5 pm. 25 miles from Hawk Mountain . 570-386-3682 or www.galenglen.com for tours, tastings
Peters Brothers Meat Markets: 65 Penn Street, Lenhartsville. Providing quality meats & cheese perfect snacking for those great days on the Lookouts! 610-562-2213 www.petersbrosmeat.com
Pinnacle Ridge Winery: I-78, Exit 40, along “Old” Rte 22 in Krumsbille. Award-winning wines & champagne. Sat 10–6 pm, Sun-Fri 12–6 pm or by appointment. 610-756-4481 or www.pinridge.com
Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine: Ashland. Near Rte. 61 and Rte. 54 intersection. Tour a real Anthracite coal mine and ride an old-fashioned, narrow-gauge steam train. Seasonal hours at www.pioneertunnel.com or 570-875-3850
Reading Blue Mountain & Northern Railroad: 2 miles N of I-78, Exit 29B in Port Clinton. 1920s-era coaches, fall foliage excursions. See website for schedule and events. 610-562-2100 or www.readingnorthern.com
The Rodale Institute: 1 mile N Kutztown, off Rte 222.
Self-guided tours of 333-acre regenerative and organic agriculture farm. Many hands-on activities for children. Tues-Sat 10-4 pm, Mon (May-Oct) from 10-2 pm. www.rodaleinstitute.org or 610-683-1400
W. K. & S. Steam Railroad: Rte 143 & Rte 737 on Rte. 737, just past the Kempton Hotel. 6-mile scenic steam train rides. Weekends May–October. See website or call for schedule. 610-756-6469 or www.kemptontrain.com
Yuengling Brewery: Pottsville. Tour America ’s oldest brewery. Gift shop open Mon-Fri 9-4. Tours at 10 am and 1:30 pm. Saturday, shop open 10-3 and tours at 11, noon and 1 pm. For info email email@example.com or 570-628-4890.
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