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El Costeno

39 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2350
+1 713-339-0029
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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39 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2350
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A real gem in Gettysburg! Fresh, flavorful and authentic. Some of the best guacamole I’ve had. The enchiladas Costeno are to die for; the right amount of heat if you like it spicy. Lots of choices for all tastes. We love that it’s BYOB. We...More

Thank Marian S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped at El Costeno last week because a shop across the street the employee recommended it as authentic. Warm, friendly, clean, and an unbelievable menu just greets you at the door. In fact I am completing this review while waiting for...More

Thank MRFBPhiladelphia
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I eat here regularly. The food is fabulous, staff is friendly and attentive. This is a hidden gem in the heart of Gettysburg. You won’t find s more enjoyable meal and modestly priced.

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter is a student at Gburg College. This is her favorite restaurant for lunch or dinner when we come to town. The staff is always accommodating, there is a nice outdoor seating area, the prices are very affordable, and the food is good. Unfortunately,...More

Thank MominVA
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We were the only ones in here at 1:00pm on the cold winter day, but we thought the food was not bad and will return in better weather to sit out on the patio. Our waiter was very sweet and nice!

Thank Susanne C
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I stopped in here for dinner after a long day of touring the Gettysburg battle fields. The dinning room was very small & busy but luckily it was a real warm day for October so I was able to sit outdoors. I ordered the 3...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My husband and I stopped here kind of on a whim and weren't disappointed. The food was so fresh tasting and delicious - we are looking forward to returning for authentic Mexican.

Thank K B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We always stop here for a take out the food is very good. Love the chicken chimichogos . The staff is very friendly .

Thank James k
Reviewed 25 September 2017

After walking around Gettysburg all day on Saturday (an enactment, graduation and alumni weekend) we could not find a place to eat without a 2 hour wait. Across fro us was this restaurant. We decided we would try. It was quite warm in the building...More

Thank Vickie H
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

El Costeno is my favorite restaurant in Gettysburg. I say Arturo is the best cook in town! We go there every Tuesday in the summer after tennis and dine on their patio. BYOB is allowed and always appreciated... and they provide frosted mugs and wine...More

Thank Wayne H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gettysburg
  • Phone Number: +1 713-339-0029
This restaurant has recently moved from 51 West street in Gettysburg to York Street.
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