These days, everyone has an opinion, and the internet makes it easier than ever to hear them all. We looked to Google Reviews to find which restaurants in Pennsylvania consistently score the highest user ratings. There are a lot of amazing restaurants in the state, but these ten are the top rated! Each scored at least a 4.7 out of 5 stars on Google.
1. Cure, Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh is rated one of the top food cities in the country and for good reason. Cure is one of the most coveted dining spots in the city, offering Mediterranean food and an awesome, trendy atmosphere.
2. Laurel, Philadelphia
One thing that you need to know about Laurel is that it's BYOB. You can find the French-influenced gourmet restaurant on East Passyunk Avenue. Also, check out that turnip.
3. Bolete, Philadelphia
Bolete is the most highly rated restaurant in the Lehigh Valley, offering cheeseburgers and other fine cuisine that you'll want to scrapbook about.
4. Damascus Palace Restaurant, Allentown
Another delicious stop in the Lehigh Valley, Damascus Palace Restaurant serves some of the best Middle Eastern food in the state. Be sure to try their baba ganoush. Also, this is one of the more affordable places on our list, so you won't break the bank.
5. La Costena Restaurant, Lancaster
Peruvian cuisine isn't something that you come across every day (unless you live in Peru, which presumably you don't). This family-owned restaurant serves up delicious, authentic cuisine and will keep you coming back for more.
6. Jean Bonnet Tavern, Bedford
The Jean Bonnet Tavern has a great deal of history attached to it. Before it was a restaurant, it used to be a French fort and trading post. It is on the National Register of Historic Places and it offers dining in an early American setting.
7. Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, Lancaster
Enjoy dinner and a show? Check out one of the top quality productions at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. The family-run dinner theatre has been serving food and entertainment to its customers for 48 years.
8. Marblehead Chowderhouse, Easton
If seafood's your thing, this is the restaurant for you. Marblehead Chowderhouse is like a little slice of New England life in eastern PA; delicious recipes in an authentic, beachy atmosphere.
9. Schultheis' Carriage House Restaurant, East Greenville
Award-winning chef Bob Schultheis and his wife, Donna, run this exquisite restaurant out of a renovated 18th century farmhouse. Enjoy their mouthwatering fare along with over 50 specialty wines and beers.
10. Vetri, Philadelphia
Located on Spruce Street in Philadelphia, Vetri is one of the best Italian restaurants in the state.
Do you agree with these choices? What restaurants would you like to see on this list?