Posted: 09/01/2021 | by Jessica

Guide to Gluten Free Dining in Lancaster, PA

Restaurants with gluten free offerings around Lancaster county.

Having specific dietary needs or requirements can sometimes make traveling challenging, but in Lancaster we have a number of restaurants with gluten free offerings to make it easier. This guide is in alphabetical order.

*many restaurants have seasonally changing menus so we recommend checking with the restaurant directly for current gluten free offerings


The Belvedere
402 N Queen St, Lancaster | 717.394.2422
The Belvedere offers contemporary American cuisine in an elegant dining space in downtown Lancaster. Gluten free offerings include crab cakes, filet mignon, salmon, seasonal risotto, and more. Dine with The Belvedere Monday-Sunday 4-9pm, reservations are recommended.

Callaloo Trinidadian Kitchen
351 N Mulberry St, Lancaster | 717.824.3964

Callaloo offers casual dining in downtown Lancaster with gluten free options such as coconut jerk chicken, aloo gobi, mango and arugula salad, jerk pork flatiron, and more. Many dishes are also vegan friendly. Dine with Callaloo Tuesday-Thursday 5-9pm and Friday & Saturday 5-10pm.

2285 Lincoln Hwy E, Lancaster | 833.866.6485
Cartoon Kitchen, located within the Cartoon Network Hotel, is a great spot to dine with kids. Gluten free options here include wings, buffalo cauliflower, gluten free buns and wraps, and salmon.

Citronnelle
110 W Orange St, Lancaster | 717.208.6697

Citronnelle offers modern French cuisine in downtown Lancaster, with a seasonally changing menu and BYOB. For an idea of their gluten free options, current menu offerings include grilled octopus a la basque, wagyu beef carpaccio, black angus steak frites, vegetable paella, fish du jor, and homemade sorbet duo for dessert. Dine with Citronnelle Friday-Sunday 5-9pm, reservations are recommended.

Cork and Cap
480 New Holland Ave, #3000, Lancaster | 717.735.2025

Cork and Cap offers casual-hip dining in a historic setting, dating back to the 1800s and manufacturing in Lancaster county. Gluten free options here include dutch-bound red beet salad, pan seared duck breast, rosemary roasted chicken, their filet and ribeye, and the creme brulee. Dine with Cork and Cap Wednesday-Thursday 5-9pm and Friday-Saturday 5-10pm, reservations are recommended.

Decades

438 N Queen St, Lancaster | 717.282.1421

Decades offers a unique experience of dining, drinks, old arcade games, and bowling all wrapped into one. Decades’ gluten free offerings include wings and gluten free buns for their burgers and sandwiches. Dine, or bowl, with Decades Sunday 12-11pm, Wed-Thurs 4-11pm, Friday 4pm-1am, and Saturday 12pm-1am. Decades becomes 21+ only after 8:30pm, and reservations are recommended.

Fireside Tavern

1500 Historic Dr, Strasburg | 717.687.7979

Fireside Tavern, a cozy restaurant with views of Lancaster county farmland, offers many gluten free offerings such as nachos, strawberry spinach salad, fireside crab cakes, apricot salmon, scallops, chargrilled delmonico steak, chocolate torte, gluten free buns for burgers and sandwiches, and more. Dine with Fireside Tavern Tues-Thurs 11:30am-8pm, and Fri-Sat 11:30am-9pm. Reservations are recommended.

Himalayan Curry & Grill

22 E Orange St, Lancaster | 717.393.2330

Himalayan offers many gluten free appetizers, entrees, and desserts from their Nepali Kitchen Menu. As well, many appetizers, all soups and salads, all chicken curries, all lentils, all lamb entrees, all goat entrees, and all tandoori specialties off their traditional menu are gluten free. Himalayan is open Tuesday-Saturday 11:30am-1:30pm, and 5-8pm.

Horse Inn
540 E Fulton St, Lancaster | 717.392.5528

This historic restaurant, dating back to the early 1900s, in downtown Lancaster offers great drinks and some gluten free options. Offerings include their rice bowl, shrimp & grits, and the fresh catch. Dine with Horse Inn Tuesday-Saturday 5pm-11pm, reservations are recommended.

The Imperial

26 E Chestnut St, Lancaster | 717.399.4040

On The Imperial’s brunch menu there are gluten free offerings such as steak and eggs, avocado toast, shrimp & grits, falafel sandwich, portabella burger, and more. Their dinner menu includes peppercorn crusted tuna, seared chilean sea bass, scallops a la royale, grilled salmon and more. Dine with The Imperial Tuesday-Thursday 11:30am-8pm, Fri-Sat, 11:30am-9pm, and Sun 10am-2pm. Reservations are recommended.

Josephine’s

50 W Grant St, Lancaster | 717.299.7090

Josephine’s offers higher-end French-American dining in downtown Lancaster. Gluten free offerings here include escargot, lobster & smoked mussel beurre monte, rack of lamb, duck breast, filet mignon, and many other items. Dine with Josephine’s Tuesday-Thursday 5-9:30pm and Friday-Saturday 5-10pm, reservations are recommended.

Lancaster Cupcake

24 W Orange St, Lancaster | 260 Granite Run Dr, Lancaster | 717.553.5287

Lancaster Cupcake, featured on Cupcake Wars, offers delicious gluten free cupcakes with flavors such as salted caramel, lemon lush, chocolate with vanilla frosting, strawberry champagne, and vegan peanut butter fudge. Check out Lancaster Cupcake Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm, Friday-Saturday 9am-9pm, and Sunday 12-5pm.

Loxley’s
500 Centerville Rd, Lancaster | 717.898.2431
Dine inside or outside in a treehouse setting with Loxley’s. Their menu includes gluten free offerings such as wings, pan fried maryland crab cake, pan seared salmon, ribeye delmonico steak, cauliflower crusts for pizzas, and more. Dine with Loxley’s Sun-Thurs 11am-10pm, and Fri-Sat 11am-11pm. Reservations are recommended.

Made with Love Not Gluten Bakery

76 E Main St, Mount Joy | 717.742.0411
Made with Love Not Gluten is a bakery dedicated to gluten free breads, pastries, and other baked goods. They also offer specialty cakes, items that can be prepared vegan, and wedding-specific items. Shop with Made with Love Not Gluten Tues-Wed and Sat 8am-2pm, and Thurs-Fri 8am-6pm.

Maize Mexican Cantina

605 Richmond Dr, Lancaster | 717.984.6014
Maize offers casual dining with traditional recipes in a fun atmosphere. Gluten free items from Maize include jalapeno poppers, burrito bowls, street tacos, nada de gluten entree, chicken taquitos, among others. Dine with Maize Mon-Thurs 4-9pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm, and Sunday 11am-9pm.

Per Diem

50 Rock Lititz Blvd, Lititz | 717.500.3436
Per Diem, located at Hotel Rock Lititz, offers modern dining and a fun atmosphere. Their gluten free offerings include smoked pork belly bites, heirloom wedge salad, wings, scallops, flat iron steak frites, as well as gluten free pizza crusts. Dine with Per Diem Wed-Thurs 5-9pm, Fri-Sat 5-10pm, and Sunday 10am-2pm. Reservations are recommended.

Prince Street Cafe
15 N Prince St, Lancaster | 717.397.1505
Prince Street Cafe, near Central Market and the Fulton Theatre, offers delicious drinks and food. Their gluten free offerings include cheesy grits, home fry bowl, super seed granola, and their fruit and yogurt bowl. Dine with Prince Street Cafe every day 7am-7pm.

Root

223 W Walnut St, Lancaster | 717.826.9130
With a frequently changing menu, Root is a vegan based restaurant in downtown Lancaster that offers many gluten free options! Their gluten free options can include white bean salad, paella, bahn mi bowl, tofu buffalo bites, and more. Dine with Root Tuesday-Friday 11am-7pm and Saturday-Sunday 9am-7pm.

Shot & Bottle

2 N Queen St, Lancaster | 717.617.2159
Located right next to Central Market, Shot & Bottle’s dinner menu includes vegetable lasagna, shrimp & grits casserole, pear and spinach salad, among other gluten free items. Dine with Shot & Bottle Tuesday-Thursday 11am-10pm, Friday 11am-11pm, Saturday 10am-11pm, and Sunday 10am-4pm. Reservations are recommended.

Silantra Asian Street Kitchen

101 E King St, Lancaster | 717.399.1988
Silantra offers casual dining where you can create your own bing (scallion pancake), bowl, or salad. Most items Silantra offers are gluten free, and items that are not are marked. Silantra also works to source produce locally and organically, and donates a percentage of their sales to the Power Packs Project.

Taylor Chip
1573 Manheim Pike, Lancaster & 23 Center Street, Gordonville | 717.719.0442
Taylor Chip has two locations, one in Lancaster and one in Gordonville. Vegan & gluten free options are available for everyone to enjoy the deliciously gooey and soft cookies! Both locations are open everyday except Sundays.

Tied House
27-31 E Main St, Lititz | 717.586.8085
Tied House, located in downtown Lititz, offers great cocktails and gluten free menu items including ceviche, wings, chopped salad, carne asada tacos, and pan seared chicken. Dine with Tied House Tues-Thurs 4-9pm, Friday-Sat 11:30am-3pm and 4-10:30pm, reservations are recommended.

Tomato Pie Cafe

23 N Broad St, Lititz | 717.627.1762
Tomato Pie Cafe, located in downtown Lititz, offers gluten free items such as baked oatmeal, breakfast sausage bowl, buttermilk pancakes, breakfast sandwiches on gluten free bread, cilantro lime bowl, spaghetti squash & meatballs, and more. Dine with Tomato Pie Cafe everyday 7am-9pm.

Zoetropolis

112 N Water St, Lancaster | 717.208.6572
Zoetropolis, a restaurant and cinema, offers a unique dining experience. Enjoy delicious cocktails and gluten free menu items such as socca battered mushrooms, spring greens salad, and sandwiches and flatbreads can be prepared with gluten free rolls and crusts. Dine with Zoetropolis Mon and Thurs-Fri 4-11pm, Saturday 12-11pm, and Sunday 12-6pm. Reservations are recommended

Restaurants including Lancaster Brewing Company, Harvest Seasonal Grill, Rice and Noodles, Iron Hill Brewery, Isaac’s and LUCA can make items gluten free upon request by offering gluten free buns, breads, pastas, pizza crusts and other alterations.

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