About Us

A Family Operated Butler PA Restaurant

Located on Route 8, just outside of Butler, PA, the Hardwood Cafe has been a family operated staple in the area since 1990. Our sports bar and grille has become a favorite among restaurants in Butler PA due to our great atmosphere, friendly service, innovative dishes, and wood fired ovens that add a whole other dimension of flavor and taste.

With a loaded menu that includes appetizers, quesadillas, soups and salads, dinner entrees, sandwiches, pasta plates, gourmet pizzas, and specialty burgers, there’s truly something for everyone. Seasonal beer, fine wines, and awesome service round out the Hardwood Cafe experience – making us a favorite among Butler PA restaurants.


Event Hosting in Butler

The Hardwood Cafe takes pride in hosting Butler community events. From birthday parties and anniversaries to holiday parties, business meetings, social groups, wedding rehearsals, and funeral wakes. It’s our mission to provide quality meals at affordable prices, as well as outstanding service, in a comfortable atmosphere.Winter 2017 Party Brochure


Employment Opportunities

Hardwood Cafe, a locally owned restaurant serving Butler for over 20 Years is a great place to work, have fun and make money. If you are looking for a position as a server, bartender, host, line cook or a number of other hourly positions, we may have just what you’re looking for!

Hardwood Cafe Employment Opportunities

  • Waitstaff
  • Line Cooks
  • Pantry/ Prep Cooks
  • Buss Person
  • Dishwasher
  • Bartenders
  • Management
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