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Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches

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597 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036-1856
+1 717-533-9665
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Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food was delicious and very fresh....waitress "Carly" was AWESOME!! We were greeted with a smile and seated immediately! We will definitely be back

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Thank DommiePennsylvania
Mount Union, Pennsylvania, United States
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Unusual menu. I think they are trying to offer a similar fare to Panera's fresh food menu. The sandwiches and soups were wonderful but pricey. Drinks are a little on the high side as well. Overall, a good experience.

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Thank Bruce S
new jersey
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314 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

The sandwiches were quite good. Pretzel bread was delicious and fresh. Stopped here for lunch before heading to Indian Echo Caverns. Service was slow and disorganized which took away from the overall experience.

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Thank schmutaki
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review! It was a busy President's Day Weekend for us but being in a tourist area we should be more aware of how our service is in the dining room. Matt Hartman, our general manager at this location, will definitely want to hear about this so he can fix this. If you have any additional... More 

Reading, PA
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

It was a Saturday afternoon at about 2:30 pm. My husband never visited an Isaac's so we stopped in during our weekend getaway. We stood at the hostess stand for at like 5 minutes-completely ignored. Several workers walked by. Finally, the hostess came up and I told her there were 2 of us. She said it would be a 10... More 

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Thank shizle7
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Hello! Just saw your review and wanted to respond. I believe you already contacted our Customer Happiness Coordinator, Debra Miller, through our Feedback spot on our website. Hopefully she and/or our manager at our Hershey location, Matt, took care of you and made it up to you. Thank you for letting us know about your visit so we can improve... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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218 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Had been here for a lunch with a friend....this is a nice option for sandwich lovers in Hershey...they also have great soips, loved the veggie soup... great service, all in all great restaurant.. will come back again

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1 Thank KetanDani79
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback! Hope to see you again soon! More 

PA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We have been coming here for years and we are always happy with our food. My kids enjoy the rainbow bread and the cookies for dessert. I love the pepperjack tomato soup, and the tortellini salad. My favorite sandwich is the bird of paradise, the pretzels rolls are so good. Service has always been pretty good. I appreciate the loyalty... More 

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Thank cookie77Pa
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! Didjaknow that the Bird of Paradise was part of the original "flock" when we opened up back in 1983? It actually was the sandwich that Phil Wenger, the founder of Isaac's, used to test out different grill/broiler/ovens until he came up with the best one to use for our sandwiches! More 

Pennsylvania
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86 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Isaac’s Famous Pepperjack Tomato Soup is delicious. The combo options are nice and one of their soups can be paired with a list of 1/2 sandwiches. Our server was very nice and attentive. Always a treat to eat at Isaac's!

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1 Thank Cynthia G
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Thank you, Cynthia! More 

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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192 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you to Isaac's for the free sandwich you offer to all our active and retired military....we had the Scarlet Ibis and Twisted Chicken Pretzel. Done perfectly and they were busy.

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Thank Marlene B
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Thank you Marlene! It was our privilege to have an offer like this for those who have helped and continue helping our country. Glad you were able to enjoy it! More 

Hershey, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I eat here 2 or 3 times a month. Last visit last Friday night. Two of us for dinner. Ordered the special seasonal butternut squash soup. A bit pricey but truly delicious and complex - hearty with a small spicy undertone. I had Portobello Mushroom Salad and my companion had Roasted Pepper and Avocado Salad. These are full-meal salads that... More 

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Thank subianchi
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I went here yesterday with my two children. I am from Hershey and have been to this restaurant many times before. The last time I was here, I had a terrible meal and service and vowed never to return, however, in a moment of weakness I decided to give them another try. Although my meal was tasty, my kids had... More 

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Thank CCinPA
Johnny R, Marketing Coordinator at Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches, responded to this review

Hi, CCinPA! So sorry for the bad visit you had with your family at our Hershey location (and for the previous one where you vowed never to return). This is not the kind of customer experience we want our guests to have. Please contact our Debra Miller, Isaac's Customer Happiness Coordinator, so we can make things right for you. She... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 597 E Main St, Hummelstown, PA 17036-1856
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hummelstown
  • Phone Number: +1 717-533-9665

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?