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The Norwegian Codfather

81 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
+1 717-261-0411
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Blast from the past

This was great when it was open. The Codfather has returned to Norway and I have to get my... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Dirk G
,
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
The Mysterious Disappearance of the Codfather.

Yo, this place is finito, kaput, sayanara, color it gone!!! Not sure when or why but today you... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Mike H
,
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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“meats” (2 reviews)
“olives” (2 reviews)
“cheese” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
LOCATION
81 N Main St, Chambersburg, PA 17201-1810
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+1 717-261-0411
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was great when it was open. The Codfather has returned to Norway and I have to get my Norwegian fish from ALDI now.

Thank Dirk G
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Yo, this place is finito, kaput, sayanara, color it gone!!! Not sure when or why but today you will find a wonderful little art gallery run by Council for the Arts. If you go to 81 N. Main St. in search of cod you will...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Great selection of cheese, meats, olives, etx. They are very friendly and happy to let you sample things before you buy. A treasure of a store!

Thank eyelove2eat
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I almost missed the entrance to the Norwegian Codfather. However once inside we were pleasantly surprised with the customer care and attention that was encountered. As lovers of all cheese the Codfather has a nice selection from around the world. Not being sure exactly which...More

1  Thank hounds75
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I gave this place a few chances but I'm not impressed. When you first walk in there are a few shelves with overpriced European groceries. The deli products are just ok and you'll pay an arm and a leg for meats and cheeses. The owners...More

2  Thank kristinaandjeremy
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Delightful, quirky, personal, friendly, attractive...we loved this place. We stopped in for sandwiches and we felt like they were lovingly packed by our mom with fresh bread, freshly sliced salami, homemade red pepper paste, Norwegian kraut, seasoned olives, and chips in a great little takeout...More

2  Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Love this place to find those items that you just need to have when trying to making a special dish or surprise your neighbors during Octoberfest! Have been here on several occasions and I agree, owners are always welcoming and always pleasantly surprised on the...More

2  Thank C W
Reviewed 11 July 2014

We visit family in Chambersburg, saw an ad for this place and stopped in. The owner is so very friendly and really made us feel at home. He offered us a few samples of cheese, salami, and candy. The selection and prices are wonderful. We...More

2  Thank ken344
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Owners are friendly and very helpful but not pushy. Have some very good cheeses that are not the same as what are at big stores.

3  Thank Barry F
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Made it a point to stop at this store while traveling through Pennsylvania. This small shop carries food not only from Scandinavia but across Europe. The owners were extremely friendly and provided tastings of some excellent soppressata plus other tasty meats and cheeses. We bought...More

5  Thank porkroll
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