We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hoss's Steak & Sea House

1151 Harrisburg Pike, Carlisle, PA 17013-1669
+1 717-258-4468
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (29 reviews)
“steak” (50 reviews)
“dessert bars” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1151 Harrisburg Pike, Carlisle, PA 17013-1669
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (195)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the variety on Hoss’s buffet. The items on the menu are great too. The steaks are good as well as the seafood.

Thank wimers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not go here. Food buffet is not fresh steak over cooked, outdated furnishings & not sure how clean it is etc, etc,etc

Thank P W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The prices and the food are good. Love the salad/soup/dessert bar. Always go there when stopping for an overnight in Carlisle..

Thank NoSleep64
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The past two times my wife and I have eaten at Hoss's, we have had the same server. The first time was terrible. During our service, she went outside 4 times to smoke. She smelled like smoke and paid no attention to our table nor...More

Thank Don H
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We had not visited Hoss’s for quite a long time but were there tonight. I was reminded why I don’t go to Hoss’s very often. The served food was fair and the salad bar was fairly well stocked and replenished. But none of the food...More

Thank SAinPA
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I, too, wasn’t sure what to expect having never heard of Hoss’s. I had a burger and it was really really great. The meat was super fresh and tasty. I added the all you can eat salad, soup, and dessert for $3.95. The soup was...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The entire staff here is fantastic. Pleasant and engaging people. Don't go expecting the highest quality steaks, as it is a value chain, but the soup/salad/dessert bars are well above average. Even close to closing they are clean, stocked and well maintained.

Thank iamrennie
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

GREAT food. My family ate here. Everyone had something different than the other and it was all GREAT. SHRIMO, STEAK, CLAMS, STUFFES PORK CHOPS. and the soup, salad, dessert bar rocked. Service on point. Definitely will return.

1  Thank scareycrow
Reviewed 1 November 2017

For dinner on a weekend, this Hoss was not crowded so we were quickly seated. Atmosphere is quiet and decor dated but overall, it is what we expected for a buffet bar in a little town such as Carlisle. We received very good customer service...More

1  Thank M D
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My family and I love to go there cause its a quick bite just maybe 10 minuets from us so its a go to for us. The service is always really good. On this particular night my whole family decided to join us for dinner....More

1  Thank Kaitlyn A
Nearby HotelsSee all 27 hotels in Carlisle
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Carlisle Harrisburg Area
157 reviews
.11 km away
Best Western Carlisle
281 reviews
.19 km away
Motel 6 Harrisburg - Carlisle
96 reviews
.21 km away
Comfort Inn
156 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Napoli Pizza
86 reviews
1.27 km away
Meadows Frozen Custard of Carlisle
19 reviews
1.27 km away
Happy Chen
7 reviews
.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
United States Army Heritage and Education Center
365 reviews
2.34 km away
Dickinson College
85 reviews
4.47 km away
Cumberland County Historical Society
59 reviews
4.32 km away
Molly Pitcher Brewing Company
58 reviews
4.48 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
9 June 2015|
Response from Ian C | Property representative |
Sorry, we do not serve beer or wine at any of our locations.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1151 Harrisburg Pike, Carlisle, PA 17013-1669
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 717-258-4468
Hoss’s Steak and Sea House is a family restaurant featuring fresh-cut steaks, seafood, and tender chicken entrees…all cooked to order!Enjoy our fresh and wholesome Soup & Salad Bar with homemade soups, just-baked breads, fresh fruits, delicious desserts, and soft-serve ice cream. We feature a fun menu for kids and offer family-style banquets in our comfortable banquet rooms
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing