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Gingerbread Man - CLOSED

130 Heister St, State College, PA 16801-4749
+1 814-237-0361
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible6%
17 Jul 2014
“The G Man”
25 May 2014
“Friendly, cheap, food ugh”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
130 Heister St, State College, PA 16801-4749
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 17 July 2014

I went to the Gingerbread Man after a Penn State Football game for some food and drinks. It is a great overall atmosphere filled with current Penn State students and alumni. A true college bar with a friendly staff makes this a must stop after...More

2  Thank Heggy15
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Staff is helpful and friendly. We were a LARGE grp of 20+ They handled us well. The salad was awful. Dead tomatoes and nothing interesting. The steak was so overcooked and there was barely any onions. The menu promised "piled" high. We will try something...More

2  Thank gg99
Reviewed 15 December 2013

This by far is the best place I have ever eaten. The blackened bleu burger was juicy, cooked to order, and amazing flavor. Their drink prices were amazing and delicious especially the liquor lifesaver pitchers. So worth your money and time. Prices were excellent as...More

2  Thank Amy V
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Had lunch on Sunday. This place was dead though I doubt this would be the case on any given Friday or Saturday night. Typical sports bar type place and fare. Menu was fairly vast, lots of choices. I had a buffalo chicken salad (just average,...More

Thank pamski6
Reviewed 25 October 2012

We loved the food, quick service and fun atmosphere. Loved this place 20 years ago as a Penn State student, and it's still fun to go there now.

1  Thank Travellerbluewhite
Reviewed 23 July 2012

My wife and I usually avoid eating downtown while PSU is in session, with the school out for the summer we went to the GMan for dinner. The food was great as was the atmosphere. When we were leaving it was pouring out and we...More

Thank MikeHall16801
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Food was good and staff was excellent. Very affordable

Thank mrcook322
Reviewed 29 May 2012

We have eaten here several times during our stay at Penn State. They easily accommodate a large crowd and are in a great location. I wouldn't say it's gourmet food and the menu is not very varied. But if you have a bunch of families...More

Thank wannatravelnow
Reviewed 9 May 2012

Calzone was much to be desired... and if you like a sports bar crowded with college students on a pub crawl, this is your kind of place...

Thank denisehurley67
Reviewed 13 March 2012

very good, convenient location in downtown. theres lots of parking across the street to make it even easier to get here. nice menu with a selection of bar food, pizza, and subs

Thank mcroft116
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Bar, Pub, American
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Heister St, State College, PA 16801-4749
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-237-0361
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