Lancaster Shopping Indulgences

Treasures await all kinds of shoppers in Lancaster, PA. Discover Lancaster’s outlet stores, local shops, Amish quilts and crafts, and plenty of antiques. Whether you’re browsing for a bargain or seeking the ultimate find, you won’t go home empty handed.

Morning

Ready to shop? Before you set off on a day of shopping, start your day with a filling traditional breakfast that will keep you going for hours. Both Hershey Farm Restaurant and Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smorgasbord offer delicious breakfast options, and are ideally located near some of the popular shopping areas. 

Now for the biggest decision of the day - where to start? From outlets featuring your favorite brands to hand-made quilts, Lancaster is a shopper's paradise. 

Tanger Outlets is newly expanded and features over 70 stores from noteable brands including Under Armour, Calvin Klein, Gap, J. Crew, and so many more. Parking is plentiful, so find a spot then shop away! 
Estimated Time: 1+ hours 

Quilt and Fabric Shops are plentiful in Lancaster, PA, whether you are creating your own quilts or looking for an Amish-made gem to take home. If you find yourself in Intercourse, stop by the Old Country Store for beautiful fabrics, notions, and hand-made quilts for your browsing pleasure. 
Estimated Time: 30 minutes to 1 hour

Kitchen Kettle Village is a collection of 42 shops featuring wares from jewelry and accessories to delicious jams, fudge and cheese. Stroll through the village for a morning of shopping, watch fudge and candy being made, and even enjoy a horse drawn carriage ride while you're there. 
Estimated Time: 1-2 hours

Smucker Village is a short walk from Kitchen Kettle Village to continue the shopping fun. Grab a pick-me-up at the Corner Coffee Shop before venturing into the Treasure Place, which is filled with one-of-a-kind pieces for the home, including refurbished furniture, barnwood furniture, decorative items, and vintage heirlooms. 
Estimated Time: 30 minutes - 1 hour 

Afternoon

With all that shopping, you've probably worked up an appetite. Depending on where you're heading next, stop by one of these delicious options for a quick bite to eat. 

If you are heading to...

    the antique shops in Adamstown, stop by Courtyard Cafe on Main for high-quality coffee drinks along with sandwiches, soups, and salads made with local ingredients. 

    Downtown Lancaster, stop by Smokehouse BBQ and Brews for house-smoked meat, fried chicken, PA Dutch classics and tasty side dishes. 

    Lititz, stop by Tomato Pie Cafe for their famous tomato pie, grilled sandwiches and burgers, and fresh salads. 
 

After lunch, let the shopping continue! Depending on your shopping list, head to one of these areas: 

Adamstown has earned its name as the "Antiques Capital" with over 15 antique shops to wander. Find unexpected gems and treasures as you browse from shop to shop. Exploring this area can easily fill your entire afternoon. Every spring, summer and fall, the Adamstown hosts an Antique Extravaganza weekend, with extended hours, sales, outdoor markets, and more. 
Estimated Time: varies from shopper to shopper

On the 300 Block of Queen Street, you'll find unique gifts of all shapes and sizes - from hand-crafted glass works of art, custom jewelry, and fine crafts to kitchen gear, modern housewares, and vintage finds. Dive into Building Character, a warehouse featuring 60 small shops with an exciting variety of unique wares. 
Estimated Time: varies from shopper to shopper 

Lititz offers boutique shopping along the quaint Main Street. Shops like Olio Olive Oils & Balsamics, Zum Anker Alley Gallery, and Tiger's Eye, along with shops specializing in coffee and sweets, kitchen wares, soaps, and more will fill your afternoon and satisfy your shopping fix. If you need some caffeine along the way, Cafe Chocolate and Slate Cafe are on route and make for a great spot for a quick pit stop. 
Estimated Time: varies from shopper to shopper 

Evening

What a day! After all that shopping, you're probably ready to kick back and relax for the evening. These lodging options are all a short drive away from the popular shopping spots and offer comforting amenities that will leave you feeling recharged. 

Amethyst Inn Bed & Breakfast is located in Adamstown, close to the antique shops in that area. This colorful spot features rooms with private baths, jacuzzis, and fireplaces to cuddle up to after your shopping adventure. You'll be close to the action if you decide to head out for more antiquing the next day. 

Bird-in-Hand Village Inn & Suites is located in the town of Bird-in-Hand, and features both history and heritage with upscale accommodations. Enjoy the comfort of their suites, with nearby dining and shopping options. 

AmishView Inn & Suites is surrounded by beautiful Amish farmland, yet close to shopping in the town of Intercourse, dining options, and the outlets. In addition to the countryside views, you can also enjoy top-notch amentities that will have you recharged in no time. 

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2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505

(717) 768-1535 (800) 914-2473

Experience old-world hospitality in upscale country surroundings in four historic buildings. Start your day with a deluxe continental breakfast and enjoy the perfect retreat for relaxation in comfort and privacy.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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3510 Old Philadelphia Pike, P O Box 600, Intercourse, PA 17534

(717) 768-7101

This historic old store is famous for its vast selection of fabric, sewing notions, locally-made crafts, kitchen gadgets, and the area's finest quilts.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside explore the region

240 North Reading Road, Route 272 North, Ephrata, PA 17522

(717) 721-8400

Discover the sights, sounds and textures of intriguing creations handcrafted by skilled artisans from 30 countries.

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Small Towns & Northern Countryside explore the region

144 West Main Street, Adamstown, PA 19501

(717) 484-0800

Experience the simple elegance of the Amethyst Inn, a Victorian Bed and Breakfast located in the heart of the Antique District and Pennsylvania Dutch Country.

Antiques Capital region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Antiques Capital explore the region

311 Stanley K. Tanger Blvd., Lancaster, PA 17602

(800) 408-3477

Buy directly from more than 60 brand name manufacturer and designer stores.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside explore the region

3529 Old Philadelphia Pike, Intercourse, PA 17534

(800) 732-3538

Village of 42 country shops and restaurants built around our nationally celebrated Jam & Relish Kitchen. Don't miss our fun food festivals celebrating everything from rhubarb to tailgating!

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside explore the region

Antiques Capital, Adamstown, PA 19501

(717) 484-4159

Antique shops hosting over 3,000 dealers within a three-mile radius, also restaurants and lodging.

Antiques Capital region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Antiques Capital explore the region

3125 Old Philadelphia Pike (Route 340), At Plain & Fancy Farm, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505

(717) 768-1162 (866) 735-1600

Location. Location. Location. Tripadvisor’s #1 Lancaster Hotel. Trivago’s #1 National Hotel (3star). Family-friendly and Adults-only buildings. Free breakfast and more.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside explore the region

41B South Broad Street, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 627-0088

A very unusual store! Come in and sample our eclectic selection of gourmet olive oils and balsamic vinegars.

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Small Towns & Northern Countryside explore the region

22 East Main Street (Rear), Lititz, PA 17543

717-627-3525

Nestled in the old Lititz Record Express newspaper building, Zum Anker Alley Shoppes offers a wide variety of handmade items.

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Small Towns & Northern Countryside explore the region

23 N. Broad Street, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 627-1762

Tomato Pie Cafe encompasses the personality of Lititz, Pennsylvania. Whether you're looking for a rich cup of hot coffee or a specialty slice of Tomato Pie, the cafe has something to offer you.

Small Towns & Northern Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Small Towns & Northern Countryside explore the region

3526 Old Philadelphia Pike, Intercourse, PA 17534

(717) 768-8093

Among the hustle and bustle of downtown Intercourse, PA, you'll find Smucker Village, a unique destination for the curious and the adventurous.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside explore the region

300 Block N. Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603

The 300 Block of North Queen Street is home to a quirky, eclectic selection of retro, antique and collectibles shops, brand-name fashions, a glass studio, art galleries, casual cafes and Downtown Lancaster's largest collection of indoor shops.

Downtown Lancaster region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

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3121 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505

(717) 431-8400

When you walk through our doors you'll be welcomed with a friendly smile and the most mouth-watering comforting smells. That's home cookin'. Low N' Slow.

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside region of Lancaster County Pennsylvania

Amish & PA Dutch Countryside explore the region