Whether you're a new PSU student or just wanting to broaden your food options in the State College area, here are five amazing and highly-loved places to eat by State College Natives and Penn State Students!
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Yallah Taco is owned locally and has three locations in downtown State College. Their food is a favorite amongst college students and has many gluten free and vegan options. They are usually open until 2 am, so it is the perfect move for late-night study sessions!
OS Reviews: Snap Pizza | Onward State
Snap Pizza offers high-quality pizza on the go - the pizza is custom made off an assembly line and offers so many options, including gluten-free. Heading to this spot is a fan-favorite, make sure to get there before the crowd does!
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Momotaro is one of the most unique places to grab food and drinks downtown. The shop serves Thai rolled ice cream and bubble tea, along with various desserts. It is a must-stop with an appealing interior!
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There are many popular pizza places to visit in State College, but I had to also add this one to the list as one of my personal favorites. Canyon Pizza is just simply beyond good in my opinion-it's the perfect place to visit when you're craving pizza. They additionally have gluten free options!
Tadashi is another must-try in downtown State College. The restaurant has two locations and offers a wide variety of Japanese dishes. The food is absolutely incredible and highly recommended by locals and college students.