When you think of Wyomissing, you probably think of the Reading Hospital and the beautiful homes that stretch out to the west. Or perhaps you think of the other side of Wyomissing, the Berkshire Mall and all the chain restaurants that surround it. But along Penn Avenue, the town is very different. The VF Outlet…
Berks County Eats returns to the site of our first blog: Jimmie Kramer’s Peanut Bar in downtown Reading. The restaurant may have changed chefs (twice), but the food is just as good…and the floor is still littered with peanut shells.
Along with burgers and fries, there may be no more popular sports bar food than chicken wings. Dino’s Wings & Things may be more sports shrine than sports bar, but their 24 flavors of wings are as good as any in Berks County.
Lil’s Bakery at the PA Dutch Farmers Market of Wyomissing blends a pair of PA Dutch desserts to create the sinful shoofly whoopie pie.
Taste of Crepes in West Reading does one thing: crepes. But with 35 different options available daily, their crepes are perfect for breakfast, lunch or dessert.
Berks County Eats visits The Whoopie Pie Company to taste-test two of the bakery’s seven everyday whoopie pie flavors.
I’ve found amazing food in roadside trailers, former factories and fire companies. But one place I keep finding myself is strip malls, which are hiding gems like Thaiwat, an authentic Thai restaurant in Wyomissing.