Culinary Pairings - Bed and Breakfasts & Local Restaurants

BandB & Restaurants

Cumberland Valley's collection of Bed & Breakfasts offer the best of town and country. All are eager to recommend their favorite spots to eat while you're in town and on top of that, they provide delicious breakfast items that will have you begging for their recipes.

See our suggestions below for a town or country B&B getaway, complete with restaurant recommendations right from the innkeepers...and a few recipes!

Downtown Getaway

Carlisle House Outside-220The Carlisle House B&B is located right in downtown Carlisle. This award-winning property is the only Select Registry, Distinguished Inns of North America inn in the Cumberland Valley. The B&B offers 10 luxurious rooms and offers a balance of historic charm and updated amenities. 


Owners, Carolyn and Tim Carlisle recommend a variety of restaurants to their guests. As Carolyn shares, "Here are some of our favorites, but with so many really good restaurants here in Carlisle, it is hard to have favorites!"

Within walking distance they recommend:

For those looking to explore a little farther out in the Valley they recommend:


Baked Pears with Raspberry Ginger Sauce 

For other downtown B&B getaways, check out Gelinas Manor B&B in Boiling Springs and the McLean House B&B in Shippensburg.

Country Getaway

Colonial Crossroads-220Colonial Crossroads B&B is located in scenic Mechanicsburg and will transport you back in time to the 1700's when this historic tavern was built. While this B&B has all the modern amenities you're looking for, you'll still find primitive antiques, hardwood plank floors and fireplaces. It is close to great outdoor recreation like fly-fishing, kayaking and skiing, but is still near a variety of restaurants and attractions.


Owners Ed & Barb Gordon recommend the following while staying at their B&B:


Oven Baked French Toast

For others country B&B getaways, check out Pheasant Field B&B30 Timber Road B&B and Red Cardinal B&B.

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