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Should I say

Eating is not allowed in the workplace

or

Eating is not allowed at the workplace

when eating is, in fact, not allowed anywhere near the PC in an office?

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This sounds like a situational use and you can use whatever fits 'workplace' the best. If the workplace were out in an open field at a park (maybe you're park rangers), it may sound weird to say:

Eating is not allowed in the workplace

But if the workplace is in an office like it is for most people, then you can literally be inside the workplace. In this case it makes complete sense to say

Eating is not allowed in the workplace.

Conversely if you work in an office with a break room and its acceptable to eat in the break room but you're referring to it being forbidden to eat at your desk, then you should go with:

Eating is not allowed at the workplace

I'd suggest temporarily replacing workplace with whatever that workplace really is, and use the preposition that fits best in that case.

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