Tapas, Part 2

Bricco, Harrisburg WORDS BY CHELSEA HESS-MOORE, PHOTOGRAPHY BY KELLY ANN SHULER In the Mediterranean, people are accustomed to sharing food at big family gatherings. Bill Collier, executive chef and general manager of Bricco in Harrisburg, brings that style of dining to...

Tapas, Part 1

Andalusia, Carlisle WORDS BY CHELSEA HESS-MOORE, PHOTOGRAPHY BY KELLY ANN SHULER Tapas are an original form of dining from the country of Spain, Andalusia’s executive chef, Matthew Hicks, explains. While they are becoming more popular in America as well as the...

Pizza Paradise

WORDS AND PHOTOGRAPHY BY CASSIE MILLER <p><b>Bacco Pizzeria and Wine Bar</b><br /> Traditional, Sicilian-style pizza fresh out of the oven, Bacco's pizza creations are a perfect pair for their exuberant happy hour every weekday from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturdays...

Taste: Thea

Thea This past December, mother and daughter restaurateurs AnnMarie and Sophia Nelms (the culinary team who created the popular West-Shore spots Sophia’s on Market and Sophia’s at Walden) opened their newest venture located at Arcona Crossroads, a recent Charter Homes...

Taste: Roots Eatery

For nearly 30 years, Peachtree Restaurant & Lounge has been a Harrisburg staple known well for home-style comfort food and neighborhood charm. In mid-November, the restaurateurs of Peachtree (husband and wife Nick and Jackie Giannakopoulos along with Nick’s brother, Alex)...

Taste: Bollywood

Named after and inspired by the filmmaking center of India, Bollywood Bar & Grille is one of the newest additions to Harrisburg’s Restaurant Row on 2nd Street. Opened in late August and located in the space once occupied by Zia’s...

Foodsmiths

Local Chefs Talk Menus, Culinary Memories and Gastronomic Guilty Pleasures Words by Cassie Miller Photography by Kelly Ann Shuler When the work day is over, most of us turn off the part of our brains that handle our daily work tasks and...

Food Truck Takeover

Words by Chelsea Hess- Moore The mid-state has no shortage of culinary diversity. Different flavors of tasty goodness from all over the world encompass the Central Pa. region with a vast selection of restaurants in many different forms. From diners...

Taste: Mellow Minded Café

In the heart of Linglestown, just past the roundabout, healthful cuisine and artsy, positive vibes combine to make Mellow Minded Café a must-stop for those looking to relax with a tasty meal and smoothie. “We are a lifestyle brand that...

Taste: Greystone Public House

At the corner of Linglestown and Colonial roads in Harrisburg, Greystone Public House is already making it’s mark on the midstate culinary scene. On July 1, in what used to be the building that housed The Mount Hill Tavern, Greystone...