Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smorgasbord

Call ahead seating! (717) 768-1550

Whether you live in Lancaster County, you’re here for vacation or are just passing through, Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smorgasbord serves authentic Pennsylvania Dutch food and other favorite dishes. You can choose from our smorgasbordor order at your table. Either way, you enjoy scratch-made dishes with fresh ingredients, locally sourced in season, and always reasonably priced. For more than 50 years, we have served quality food in a family-friendly atmosphere, where our experienced and welcoming staff make you feel like you’re a guest at the Smucker family table.

Restaurant Details

- Breakfast buffet
- Lunch buffet
- Dinner buffet
- Kids’ buffet
- Smorgasbords are all-you-can-eat
- - Large buffets
- Menu dining
- Dessert bar
- Soup/salad/bread bar
- Brunch
- Farm-fresh food
- Gluten-friendly options
- Vegetarian options
- Monthly specials
- Group seating
- Bird-in-Hand Stage dining packages
- Sight & Sound show ticket and dining packages
- Takeout
- Call-ahead seating: (717) 768-1550

Banquet Rooms & Meeting Spaces (with delicious food service)
If you are organizing a large event, we can serve groups of up to 150 in our main dining room or up to 200 people with banquet seating. Whether you’re touring Lancaster County with a bus group or are a local event planner looking for a place to hold a business meeting, we offer plated meals, buffet smorgasbord, soup-and-salad bar, and dessert bar, all with servers that put our hospitality on the map. We can provide display tables, a podium and microphone (at no extra cost), and our facilities all offer free Wi-Fi. Audio-visual equipment is also available for rent. If you’re a tour bus, the motorcoach driver and group leader eat for free and we have convenient on-site bus parking. We have a private, ground-level covered entrance for guests, with an elevator for easy accessibility to both banquet and main-floor dining areas. We also offer PA Dutch dining experiences, including an Amish Wedding Feast, Amish Christmas Celebration, and our very own authentic Cornfield Banquet. Discounted dining and show packages with Bird-in-Hand Stage and Sight & Sound Theatres are also available. For school groups, we offer student discounts. For group reservations or more details, call (800) 627-1910.

Having an off-site event and want your guests to enjoy delicious Amish-style food? Our catering team is ready to serve businesses and groups throughout Lancaster County. For more details, call (717) 768-1500.

Gift Shop
You’ll also find a variety of Pennsylvania Dutch souvenirs, books, crafts, toys, and baked goods from the Bird-in-Hand Bakery & Cafe in our lobby.

Located near Sight & Sound, Dutch Wonderland, the American Music Theatre, shopping outlets (Rockvale and Tanger), Amish attractions, beautiful farmland, and next to Intercourse, PA.

Enjoy an Amish buffet or other delicious food at Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smorgasbord. Call-ahead seating: (717) 768-1550 or check out current seasonal specialties on our website


  • Accessible
  • Motorcoach Parking
  • On-site Parking
  • Takeout Available
  • Indoor Dining Available


Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smorgasbord

2760 Old Philadelphia Pk, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505

  • PHONE: (717) 768-1550
  • FAX: 717-768-1554