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Boyd & Wurthmann Restaurant

Hubcap-sized pancakes, 23 pie flavors, fat sandwiches and Amish specialties such as country-fried steak draw locals and tourists alike. Cash only.
Factory in Ohio Amish Country

Heini's Cheese Chalet

Heini's whips up more than 50 cheeses. Learn how Amish farmers hand-milk their cows and spring-cool (versus machine-refrigerate) the output before delivering it each day. Then grab abundant samples and peruse the ki…
American in Ohio Amish Country

Mrs Yoder’s Kitchen

A bit off the beaten path, Mrs Yoder’s is a swell choice for well-made Amish fare in simple environs. Order mains like wedding steak (browned beef baked in a mushroom sauce) a la carte, or fill a plate with juicy fr…
Market in Ohio Amish Country

Lehman's

Lehman's is an absolute must-see. It is the Amish community's main purveyor of modern-looking products that use no electricity, housed in a 32,000-sq-ft barn. Stroll through to ogle wind-up flashlights, wood-burning…
Market in Ohio Amish Country

Kidron Auction

If it's Thursday, follow the buggy lineup down the road from Lehman's store to the livestock barn. Hay gets auctioned at 10:15am, cows at 11am and pigs at 1pm. A flea market rings the barn for folks seeking non-mooi…
Farm in Ohio Amish Country

Hershberger's Farm & Bakery

Gorge on 25 kinds of pie, homemade ice-cream cones and seasonal produce from the market inside. Pet the farmyard animals (free) and take pony rides ($4) outside.
Farm in Ohio Amish Country

Yoder's Amish Home

Peek into a local home and one-room schoolhouse, and take a buggy ride through a field at this Amish farm that's open to visitors.