Welcome to Bricco, Harrisburg PA’s premier world-dining experience, located at International Place on Chestnut Street in historic downtown Harrisburg. We provide the best Italian dining in the Hershey, PA area, and are conveniently located near the Harrisburg Mall and many other popular locations. Our menus and expert preparation, which change based on the best of what local, sustainable agriculture is currently available, are widely recognized among culinary aficionados as among the finest in the Harrisburg region.
Gourmet Italian Restaurant in Harrisburg
Here you will find Harrisburg's only DiRoNA, Wine Spectator and Santé magazine award winning restaurant. Year in and year out, Bricco is recognized as as one of the top 10 restaurants in Harrisburg, PA. Bricco is an epicurean treasure perfect for gourmet and wine enthusiasts, romantic dinners, special occasions and more. Our open kitchen, attentive service, expertly prepared dishes and Tuscan themed décor provide the ideal backdrop when nothing less than excellence will do.
We invite you to join us on a sensory excursion through Mediterranean and Italian flavors, a union of local Pennsylvania produce and Tuscan-style inspirations. The menu at our fine dining restaurant, prepared by Chef Jason Viscount and his talented kitchen staff, rotates seasonally to deliver rustic, soulful dishes with a culinary nod to the South of France, Italy, Greece and Spain. We offer a wide variety of fresh seafood and hand-cut meats, including beef, veal, lamb, duck, chicken and pork — we even make our own sausage and meatballs. We have been rated the best restaurant in the Harrisburg and Hershey, PA area!
Begin your journey with an antipasti dish, from Calamari Fritti paired with a roasted tomato sauce and olive tapenade to Bricco's signature Antipasto featuring artisan-cured salami. Relax with a gourmet wood stove pizza or indulge in a decadent seafood tower. Highlight your urban-dining experience with one of our award-winning entrees, from Braised Beef Short Ribs to Lamb "Due Sensi." Complementing our dinner and lunch innovations is an impressive wine list and a decadent dessert listing, courtesy of Ciao Bakery.
We even offer Harrisburg happy hour for a great place to unwind after a long day at the office — why not discover our extensive wine list, selection of local craft brews and special cocktail menu? Just as with our diverse lunch, dinner and dessert menus, our adult specialty cocktails feature the finest of what’s locally available in addition to the best the world has to offer in wines and spirits. Enjoy hot buttered rum made with local apple cider on a cold winter afternoon, or relax al fresco with a limoncello cocktail on a warm evening. When partnered with our delicious small plates and fresh oysters, you’ll discover why Bricco is one of the gourmet Italian restaurants Harrisburg residents and visitors love.
The Olewine School of Culinary Arts
Bricco is a collaboration between the Olewine School of Culinary Arts and the Harrisburg Hotel Corporation. Founded with funding from the Benjamin Olewine III family, our kitchens feature the brightest up-and-coming culinary stars who are passionate about creating the freshest, most innovative dishes with expert care. From our award-winning cuisine and atmosphere to Ciao! Bakery’s incredible European-style desserts and breads, our staff will delight and satisfy your every expectation for taste, quality and service.
Fine Dining in Harrisburg PA
From relaxing after work with a locally crafted brew and artisanal cheese platter to sampling the best short ribs and the finest house-made gourmet chocolate desserts, Bricco is unmatched in the Harrisburg region for taste, quality and service. Make a reservation at Bricco today, and discover why the experts name us among the finest restaurants in Harrisburg.
Bricco is a collaboration between the Olewine School of Culinary Arts at Harrisburg Area Community College and Harrisburg Hotel Corporation; managing general partner of The Hilton Harrisburg.
Click here to make a reservation to one of the top 10 restaurants in Harrisburg, PA. For parties of 7 or more, please call: 717.724.0222