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What If Cafe - CLOSED

3424 N 6th St, Harrisburg, PA 17110-1423
+1 717-238-1155
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
9 Apr 2017
“Update t What If Cafe review”
23 Feb 2017
“One of my Favorite Restaurants”
Restaurant Hours Closed
££ - £££
3424 N 6th St, Harrisburg, PA 17110-1423
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31 - 40 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 14 March 2013

This was my second recent visit to 'What If.' Same as my first visit, the food was good, friendly staff, reasonable prices. This time I took three friends. I like that the menu is not huge, with the daily specials there is something for everyone....More

2  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 27 February 2013

This is a great place for a special lunch. The food is more gourmet than a regular lunch spot but still casual and good for a business lunch with clients.

1  Thank RushDog
Reviewed 21 January 2013

We enjoyed a very good dinner and a great conversation with the manager. Great place for lunch or dinner. We ate dinner with another couple and everyone enjoyed their meal. The crab and artichoke dip was excellent too. We like that fact that it is...More

1  Thank Bradley P
Reviewed 6 November 2012

The outside is a small, old house in a neighborhood in north Harrisburg, easy to miss. The inside is a modest, nicely-decorated room with little nooks and crannies and a small terrace for the summer. We had lunch there, so I can't speak for the...More

3  Thank Jack37
Reviewed 11 October 2012

An out of way little gem. Amazing food great waitress and quaint building did not realize it was a BYO cafe so went back to our hotel to grab our wine. To some it up was exceptional. A real find

2  Thank Tedbear125
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Small menu but food was very good. It is located a little off the beaten path, but worth the trip. BYOB. Chef was accommodating to my gluten allergy.

2  Thank HBURG1061
Reviewed 22 August 2012

The What If Cafe is one of those places that not a lot of people know about, but when you find it and go there, you will never forget it. It's such a cozy atmosphere and the food is delicous! A little pricey, but worth...More

2  Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 28 June 2012

What a delightful surprise! Hidden away, one would never guess that haute cuisine lived in that little building. We both had shrimp pesto and it was the best we ever had. The shrimp were huge! The wait staff was very informative about Harrisburg since we...More

2  Thank Diane1313
Reviewed 27 June 2012

A frequent visitor and lover of the bistro "surprise" meals. Portions and price are perfect. Been a customer for years and always love to take friends and family with me to share this unique dining experience.

Thank Kaw266
Reviewed 17 April 2012

The owner of our company treated us to an amazing dinner at What If cafe in Harrisburg. The overall experience was amazing, from the coziness of the atmosphere, to the top notch service, to the AWESOME food. I can say with absolute truth that it...More

2  Thank Joe K
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3424 N 6th St, Harrisburg, PA 17110-1423
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-238-1155
  • E-mail
Casual Dining BYOB Establishment. Patio seating available. Daily Features for Lunch and Dinner. Reservations welcomed but not required.
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