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Smuggler's Wharf

) #24 of 344 Restaurants in Erie $$ - $$$ American, , Seafood
3 State St, Erie, PA 16507-1418
+1 814-459-4273
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 State St, Erie, PA 16507-1418
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We always look for perch when we want to eat along the lake. This place has a great outside seating area and the perch was great!

Thank cschialdone
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We tried both soups, the she crab was better than the New England Clam. Also had the crab cake appetizer. It was ok, as well as service. Nothing out of the ordinary, but good enough. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had high hopes for this place, but the whole place was very unorganized. My wife and I both got sandwiches and they were so dry and bland you could obviously tell it was just thrown in the microwave. I would not recommend this place at...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice atmosphere, nice crew, good food at nice prices. Right on the water front next to the old harbor light house. Relax, eat and relax again.

Thank 43jimmieh
Reviewed 6 days ago

20 members of the GCS had an early dinner here last week. This is a restaurant that has been around for a very long time. It is located right next to the public dock. It is beautiful on the outside with vines growing all around...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy dinner here whenever we stop in Erie. It is a lovely outdoor spot on the lake. We are Midwesterners now living in the East and typically order the Perch which is always good, along with the potato salad and service. We stopped on...More

Thank brown-eyed-girls
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading some reviews I decided to give this place a try. I was not disappointed. I got seated quickly my waitress was very nice, I sat outside and the plant did blow in my face a few times but you're outside you can't control...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here ate inside due to it being cool with high winds but has a big out door patio area with full food and drink service. Where seated quickly without a reservation at a water view window seat. We shared a good sized Greek...More

1  Thank dbrown299
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location near Dobb's Landing. A nice selection on the menu, indoor and outdoor seating. There is enough parking.

Thank JEC111
Reviewed 1 week ago

Casual dining, lots of sandwiches on the menu, casual foods. full bar, The best part of this dining experience is that you are outside, but under cover, Very relaxing, service was a bit slow, food was good, priced were a bit high.

Thank 589kathleenk
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22 July 2016|
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Response from mary y | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I do not know. You may want to call them.
15 July 2016|
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Response from Porter H | Reviewed this property |
Do not know. Never have had a need. We have eaten at this restaurant twice. Both times it has been after seven at night. We walked in and were seated immidately.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 State St, Erie, PA 16507-1418
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-459-4273
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