Restaurants

Top Choice Pub Food in Lancaster

Lancaster Brewing Co

This brewery, established in 1995, is a local favorite. The restaurant serves hearty but sophisticated food – lamb chops with tzatziki, say – and house-made sausages at tables with copper-clad tops and great views o…
Top Choice European in Lancaster

Maison

A husband-and-wife team run this homey but meticulous place downtown, giving local farm products a rustic Italian-French treatment: pork braised in milk, house-made rabbit sausage, fried squash blossoms or handmade …
Top Choice Market in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Green Dragon Farmers Market

This impressive and vast farmers market has everything from the usual produce, crafts and prepared foods, to real live chickens and pigs being sold to the highest bidder. Wander and marvel. Lots of the stalls offer …
Top Choice Cafe in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Tomato Pie Cafe

The creative, fresh food and the complex coffee drinks wouldn't be out of place in a city, but the atmosphere is pure friendly small town. Tomato pie is their signature dish, a rich, soft, cheesy mix that's unique a…
Market in Lancaster

Central Market

This market has all the regional gastronomic delicacies – fresh horseradish, whoopie pies, soft pretzels, and sub sandwiches stuffed with cured meats and dripping with oil. You’ll find surprises, too, such as Spanis…
Market in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Bird-in-Hand Farmers Market

A one-stop shop of Dutch Country highlights, both genuine and tourist-friendly. Load up on tasty homemade jams, pastries, pretzels ($2), beef jerky and more. Two lunch counters serve meals.
Buffet in Strasburg & Ronks

Dienner's

Pace yourself at this all-you-can-eat PA Dutch extravaganza: one of the three buffet lines is dedicated to sweets. The food tends toward heavy, but everyone will find something to like; daily specials such as chicke…
American in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Good 'N Plenty Restaurant

Sure, you'll be dining with busloads of tourists and your cardiologist might not approve, but hunkering down at one of the picnic tables for a full family-style meal ($23) is a lot of fun. Besides the main dining ro…
Buffet in Strasburg & Ronks

Miller's Smorgasbord

To smorgasbord or not to smorgasbord – there's no question. Otherwise, the alternative menu of diner-style dishes is fairly ordinary. The anchor of a touristy complex of shops, this pavilion-size restaurant draws cr…
American in Strasburg & Ronks

Katie's Kitchen

This typical PA Dutch diner serves locals and tourists alike with dishes such as creamed chipped beef and 'egg-in-the-nest.' Food is freshly cooked, and fortunately available in half-portions. You will still leave n…