Some of my favorite things come out of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, including but not limited to: Pretzels, shoo-fly pie, quilts, and freshly roasted specialty coffee. (Wait, what?) It's true: Small-but-snappy roaster Square One Coffee is indeed bringing some delicious coffee to the eighth-largest town in the Keystone State—and hopefully beyond.
'Pennsylvania' on Serious Eats
I'm a Johnny-come-lately to soda fountain drinks, but I'm gonna go ahead and say that The Franklin Fountain in Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood makes the best root beer float anywhere.