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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240 Hartman Bridge Road, Route 896, Strasburg, beside Millennium Theatre, Ronks, PA 17572

(800) 822-7866

Hershey Farm Restaurant is the place to bring your hungry group for delicious PA Dutch food served with a smile. We promise you won't leave hungry!

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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480 New Holland Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 735-2075

Fresh food & fresh vision come together at Cork & Cap Restaurant. 

Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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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. 

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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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.

Next-door Neighbors region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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365 Route 41, Gap, PA 17527

(610) 593-6080

From the area known for its great home cooking, homemade soups, salads, entrees, pastries, breads and desserts made in the Dutch-Way kitchens by our Lancaster County staff.

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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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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.

River Hills 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!

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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

Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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201 N. Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 490-6932

Come enjoy 100 craft draft beers, wood fired pizza, and live music.

Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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349 Main Street, Denver, PA 17517

(717) 336-0556

Courtyard Cafe on Main is your home away from home providing you with the highest quality coffees, espresso, baked goods, sandwiches and much more, all made from fresh, seasonal local ingredients!

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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1500 Historic Drive, Strasburg, PA 17579

(717) 687-7979

Enjoy lunch or dinner in our cozy, comfortable bar and dining area located at the Historic Strasburg Inn.

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2433 Old Philadelphia Pike, PO Box 263, Smoketown, PA 17576

(717) 293-0976

Delicious Food at Affordable Prices With an inventive menu featuring a wide variety of entrees, sandwiches, soups and salads sure to suit every taste, T. Burk & Co. Deli Restaurant is a refreshing alternative in Lancaster County.

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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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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.

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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.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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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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1951 Lincoln Highway East, Across from Walmart, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 394-2300

Our Rita's offers a variety of frozen treats including our famous Italian Ice, made fresh daily with real fruit, available in over 80 flavors, Old Fashioned Frozen Custard, Milkshakes, Sundaes, layered Gelati, as well as our signature Misto and Blendini creations.

150 Eastbrook Road, Smoketown, PA 17576

(717) 394-7111

The name says it all - good food and plenty of it. Enjoy an unforgettable meal of traditional PA Dutch favorites - the finest in family-style dining.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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