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Local Restaurants in State College, PA

With so many restaurants nearby, you can find something for any craving. No matter where you stay in State College, you can discover a new place to eat around every corner. From classic chains like Outback Steakhouse and Olive Garden to local favorites like Otto's Pub and Brewery, dining in State College awaits you at all of our hotels.

Holiday Inn Express, Fairfield Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites, and Hampton Inn & Suites — all of these hotels have casual dining options within walking distance, or you can hop in your car and find a new favorite dining spot in town.

Some of Our Favorite Restaurants

Otto’s Pub & Brewery

Offering delicious menu selections and a large variety of all your favorite beers, Otto’s Pub & Brewery has been a local favorite for more than a decade. Burgers, wings, pizza, and beer — there is something for everyone on the menu! Try their craft beer or their own famous root beer! Otto's Pub & Brewery is located next to the Fairfield Inn & Suites.

2235 North Atherton Street
State College, PA 16803

814-867-OTTO (6886)

Barrel 21

With daily happy hours from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and delicious Sunday brunches, Barrel 21 is a part of the Otto’s Pub & Brewery empire. The perfect place to enjoy unique local favorites and their own spirits. Barrel 21 is located next to the Fairfield Inn & Suites.
State College, PA 16803


The Field Burger & Tap

Located on Toftrees Golf Resort, The Field Burger & Tap embraces the farm-to-table mentality. They combine regional Amish cheeses and local breads, and they use a private blend of sirloin, chuck, brisket, and short ribs to create their famous burgers. A local favorite located just 1 mile from Williamsburg Square.

One Country Club Lane
State College, PA 16803


American Ale House

Offering delicious food that won’t hurt your wallet, American Ale House has a menu filled with steak, seafood, and more. With daily specials and live entertainment, this ale house is a local favorite, so why not give it a try when you’re in town?

821 Cricklewood Drive
State College, PA 16803



Home of the famous $1 nachos, Champs is soon to become your favorite sports bar. Cheer on your favorite team in this legendary establishment, and make sure to visit Lou’s Stickroom and shoot a few games of pool before you go.

1611 N Atherton Street
State College, PA 16803


Happy Valley Brewing Company

Get into a Happy Valley state of mind and sit down for delicious food and local beers with your friends. Happy Valley Brewing Company offers a wide selection of local brews, along with killer apps, small plates, sandwiches, and more.

137 Elmwood Street
State College, PA 16801


Outback Steakhouse

Grilled steaks, chicken, and seafood are the hallmark of Outback Steakhouse. This popular steakhouse is a part of the Williamsburg Square community along with three of our hotels, so your favorite steaks and more are only steps away.

1905 Waddle Road
State College, PA 16803

Olive Garden

When you’re here, you’re family. Located in Williamsburg Square close to three of our hotels, Olive Garden offers generous portions of home-style Italian food, including the soup, salad, and breadsticks that you love.

1945 Waddle Road
State College, PA 16803


Texas Roadhouse

Just steps away from Williamsburg Square, Texas Roadhouse delivers tender, juicy ribs; hand-battered chicken fingers; grilled chicken dishes; a variety of seafood; homemade side dishes; fresh-baked breads; and hearty, hand-cut steaks. 

1885 Waddle Road
State College, PA 16803


Cracker Barrel

Home-style favorites abound on the Cracker Barrel menu. With a welcoming environment filled with homey furnishings and room for your entire family, this travelers’ favorite offers an old-country store décor with all your favorites.


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