An amazing weekend criss-crossing Pennsylvania: Gino’s welcomes York, PA


So yesterday was the big Gino’s meetup in King of Prussia!

Admittedly, the weather (and rising gas prices) put a damper on attendance. But we did have some folks come out, and we had a TON of fun. And good food – I can’t forget that! The staff members were very welcoming; they even had signs on the door that said “Gino’s welcomes York, PA.” I can’t tell you how I excited I got when I saw that; I made Chris take the photo above, along with the sign I’d made to bring along.

One side note – while Gino’s was Sunday, and was a family affair that included my daughter, husband Chris and I had spent Friday and Saturday in the Pittsburgh area at a good friend’s wedding. A few antique-store finds on the way will make an appearance in future posts, so stay tuned.

On that leg of our cross-state trek, we also visited a place that’s really only cool if you’re a fan of zombie movies – the Monroeville Mall, where George Romero’s Dawn of the Dead was filmed.


But back to Gino’s, which I know is what readers of this blog are most interested in! More photos – including those from Gino’s “unofficial photographer” Keith Swango of New Jersey – and even more details about Gino’s are coming Wednesday. For today, I just had to let you guys see a “sneak peek” at some of what happened.

The photos and captions below will hopefully “whet your appetite” for more, including a look at some more of readers’ Gino’s memories and a discussion on what’s different about the current Gino’s menu.

Stay tuned! Wednesday’s post is going to be AWESOME.

About Joan Concilio

My name is Joan and I'm a lifelong Yorker. Throughout high school and college, I swore I was getting out of here as soon as possible. Now, a few years later, I can't think of anywhere I'd rather be. I love my town, and I hear every day from readers who love their towns, too. So please, connect with me and let's share what makes life in York County great. I'm here to help you enjoy this place as much as I do!
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