Dining in Lancaster County

Lancaster County is the birthplace of the Whoopie pie, and is famous for traditional homemade Pennsylvania Dutch style cooking. But the hearty and welcoming cuisine that we're known for now proudly shares the stage with an eclectic collection of casual eateries, quaint cafes, unique international restaurants and fine dining in Lancaster, PA.

Each takes pride in providing the highest quality Lancaster County dining experience with sensational food and original recipes. And many places to eat in use locally-grown ingredients from the heart of Lancaster County.

No matter your tastes, when you are our guests, you're sure to be treated to an incredible meal and warm hospitality.

Scroll down the list below to check out your options, and click on individual restaurants to learn more details.

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624 W. Main Street, New Holland, PA 17557

(717) 355-2600

Inspired by the everyday family cooking that we grew up with, you'll feel at home while savoring a great meal in our casual and relaxed dining room. 

1 West Main Street, Centre Square, Strasburg, PA 17579

(717) 687-0766

While visiting Lancaster County and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country, make one of your stops the Strasburg Country Store & Creamery.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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312 Primrose Lane, Mountville, PA 17554

(717) 285-2055

Scoops Ice Cream & Grille offers a wide selection of food for the whole family.... plus cones, sundaes, splits and shakes made the old-fashioned way!

River Hills region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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129 Toddy Drive, East Earl, PA 17519

(717) 354-8222 (800) 238-7363

The largest smorgasbord in Lancaster County, with over 200 ft. of authentic delicious PA Dutch cooking.

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2760 Old Philadelphia Pike, PO. Box 402, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505

(717) 768-1550

This family-owned restaurant takes the tradition of PA Dutch cooking to an all-new level with newly expanded facilities, fresh foods and homemade recipes! 

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Doubletree Resort, 2400 Willow Street Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 464-2712

Featuring Hilton hospitality with a local flare, Cafe 24 Hundred is a favorite among locals and visitors to the area.

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1679 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 299-1694

Elegant but casual dining in the heart of Lancaster County.

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8 Sturgis Lane, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 627-1776

A Tea Affair is a local teashop and tearoom featuring over 200 types of fresh loose tea and accessories.

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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7 Marion Court, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 399-1970

We feature 3 main areas all open year 'round plus 3 decks, including a roof top deck, and a large courtyard open from April through October.

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14 South Tower Road, New Holland, PA 17557

(717) 354-4748

If the taste of “Lancaster County Cooking” is what you crave, then visit Yoder’s Restaurant & Buffet.

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312 Paradise Lane, Ronks, PA 17572

(717) 687-5000 (888) 687-5005

Family dining in a real rail car overlooking the heart of Amish Country.

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102 North Market Street, Mt. Joy, PA 17552

(717) 653-2056

Join us for a Feast!  These theatrical themed dinners are offered in the Catacombs and feature Medieval, Roman, Pirate, Halloween and Christmas Feasts and also Murder Mysteries!

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3364 Harvest Drive, Gordonville, PA 17529

(717) 847-4993

Fisher's Amish Restaurant was established in May 2015 hoping to bring good food to a unique place where people could gather to dine and chat over coffee. 

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2900 Oregon Pike, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 656-2856

Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant & Buffet
Nestled within the rolling hills of Amish farmland, Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant & Buffet provides traditional Pennsylvania Dutch cuisine along with many contemporary favorites. Featuring a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu as well as a lunch and dinner buffet containing over 80 choices, and a Friday and Saturday breakfast buffet.


Average Travel from Sight & Sound Theatres™: 12 Miles
Average Travel from American Music Theatre®: 10 Miles
Average Travel from The Fulton Theatre: 8 Miles

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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Route 741 East, Strasburg, PA 17579

(717) 687-7699

Awesome grilled sandwiches, hearty soups, fresh green salads, desserts and Kid's Menu. Dine in a dining railroad car! Located next to Choo Choo Barn.

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38 North Christian Street, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 735-7788

Characters Pub
Food Forward, Chef Driven & Local! A local favorite, we are a casual restaurant & full bar showcasing the best seasonal ingredients Lancaster has to offer.


Average Travel from Sight & Sound Theatres™: 9 Miles
Average Travel from American Music Theatre®: 6 Miles
Average Travel from The Fulton Theatre: 0.3 Miles

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24 East King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 393-1660 (877) 486-1660

Our largest showroom can be easily re-arranged to facilitate small to medium sized events. We have hosted many mixer and speaker events here, and are excited to have more and more people enjoy themselves in our unique space.

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Fulton Steamboat Inn, 1 Hartman Bridge Rd, Strasburg, PA 17579

(717) 299-9999 (800) 922-2229

Dine aboard a replica steamboat in a unique restaurant atmosphere which combines the 19th-century charm of a Steamboat with fresh signature dishes providing a complete experience!

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365 West Main Street, Leola, PA 17540

(717) 661-3167

Funck's Restaurant is a great place for everyone in the family to get together for a great meal and drinks.

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Crown Plaza Hotel, 1741 Paper Mill Road, Wyomissing, PA 19610

610-376-8888 877-354-1011

Prime Steak and Wine offers approachably elegant dining with a choice of PRIME meat.

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