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Looking for great food in Hershey, Allentown, or Newark NJ

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thejavuar Sep 27, 2008 08:45 PM

I know it sounds crazy, but I have a hockey filled weekend going to Hershey for a game sun evening, and Newark NJ for a game Mon night. Looking for great food in either destination (or somewhere in between, like Allentown) to have something to do on Sun Eve/Mon daytime. Prefer something not overly pricey, and also something casual. Any suggestions welcome!!

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    teacherp5 Sep 27, 2008 09:35 PM

    There's an awesome restaurant about 15 minutes south of Hershey in Elizabethtown, PA. Its called TJ Rockwell's and is a favorite around the area. The food is amazing and they have an extensive selection of beers (both on tap and in bottles). You can't be in a big hurry to get in and out of there; the wait can be rather lengthy if you're going during prime meal times. http://www.tjrockwells.com/

    As for your Newark, NJ inquiry, there are some great spanish and portugese restaurants along Rt 21 (McCarter Hwy). Some are on the pricey side, but others are more reasonable.

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