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Federal Taphouse

234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
717-525-8077
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (35 reviews)
“soft pretzels” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I were checking out the area on a Saturday afternoon and stopped in for a drink; a bartender at another restaurant actually recommended this place for it's beer selection, and we were not disappointed. They have 100 craft beers on tap, so you're...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Not many taphouses have a great food menu too, but this one does. I ordered the red kale salad (yes I got a salad at a taphouse, it's called balance haha) with goat cheese, candied pecans, beets, and grilled chicken and it was wonderful!! My...More

Thank Maggie M
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Our party of 6 arrived at 7 PM on a Friday night and while the bar was full, the dining room was completely empty. That should have been our first warning about what to expect. The food was uneven. The macaroni and cheese with crab...More

1  Thank GreatKinbushi
Reviewed 26 March 2018

great beer selection....cool vibe....nice stop while bar hopping...didn't eat here but enjoyed the stop

Thank davidphelps12
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

If not careful you can completely drive by. The atmosphere is wonderful. Very spacious, neat, and tidy. 100's of beers to choose from. Few hard ciders. Did not see a wine list but being bar probably has limited supply at least. We sat in restaurant...More

Thank TLynnwire
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We stopped by this spot as a recommendation from our Lyft driver...definitely the place to be for the avid beer drinker...it kind of reminds me of a World of Beer but with a great selection of eats as well...i believe the highest ABV was 16.7%...More

Thank Hostel_Herb
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

They have a selection of 100 craft brews from all around the country, which is great. The menu was pretty limited. They have pizza and burgers. We both ordered the burger and they were really good

Thank MrMCNY
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Food is above average. Small selection of entries, mostly appetizers and burgers to choose from. Service was average. Go here if you're about the beer.

Thank Joel P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

First time at the Tap House. A group of friends started there wanting a good meal and drinks, and it delivered on both! Firstly our server was fantastic, and made sure that everything was just right. I ordered the special which was a 'surf &...More

Thank KERRY M
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Passing through Harrisburg and stopped in Federal tap with the family. Great spot to hang out and catch a game. Great beer selection! Wasn’t expecting a ton of great food options but everything we ordered was dee-lish! I would recommend.

Thank Jersey227
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kimberly s
23 May 2017|
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Response from K H | Reviewed this property |
They have a full bar, so I'm sure they have at least a limited selection of wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 N 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1422
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: 717-525-8077
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