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PLEASE NOTE: Clicking on any of the links below will open the selected restaurant's home page in a new window. All Pennsylvania restaurants are Smoke Free. Restaurants are listed in alphabetical order. We recommend advance reservations on weekends. If a restaurant is listed here, it has to be consistently good, making it popular with tourists and locals. So we strongly recommend advance reservations on Saturday nights. When making your reservations, please tell them you are staying at the King's Cottage B&B, or let us make your reservation for you!
717-252-1521 | Open every day & Sunday Brunch
Elegant atmosphere, excellent service and a creative menu with a view of the Susquehanna River in Wrightsville. Known for their table-side flambé desserts and coffees.
717-393-4000 | Open every day & Sunday Brunch
From the expertly hand-crafted bar by skilled tradesmen from Waterford Ireland to the entry doors that formerly adorned the famous Shelbourne House Hotel in Dublin, you begin to immediately feel the "Cead mile Failte" that Ireland is famous for. This authentic Irish Pub on King St. in Historic Downtown Lancaster offers quality Irish food at reasonable prices with a delightful Celtic flair!
Aussie & the Fox
717-826-4040 | Open Tuesday - Saturday & Sunday Brunch Closed Monday
The new Australian kid on the block in downtown Lancaster. It is nice to see a menu with some different entrees The grilled Baramundi was excellent. The Possum Knockers appetizer has a dipping sauce so tasty we just scooped it up with our spoons! You will just have to eat there to find out what that appetizer is. Ask for a window seat if possible.
The Belvedere Inn
717-394-2422 | Open every day
An up-scale restaurant & bar which is very popular with the locals. Advance reservations highly recommended. Excellent food and ambiance. They feature live jazz Saturday night and Cabaret Show on Sunday night in their piano bar. There is the option of dining in the piano bar or on their small rooftop patio as well.
717-299-1694 | Open every day
A nice local restaurant with good food just a half-mile from the inn with a good variety of entrees on their reasonably price menu. Our guests are always happy with their meals.
Cameron Estate Restaurant
717-492-0111 | Open for Dinner Wednesday - Sunday Closed Monday and Tuesday
Last seating on Wednesday, Thursday, & Sunday: 7:30 PM.
Last seating on Friday & Saturday: 8:00 PM.
Enjoy a gourmet meal in a casually elegant atmosphere with views of the beautiful estate grounds. The menu has a variety of
creative selections as well as a "prix fix" menu offering which is a good value. Save room for dessert!
717-299-7090 | Open Tuesday - Saturday & Sunday Brunch Closed Monday
In Lancaster city across from historic Central Market. Elegant atmosphere and gourmet food. Ask about live music and outdoor dining in the cobblestone alley of the Central Market. Good wine list. Close to the Fulton Theater. Zagat rated.
717-509-1069 | Open Tuesday - Sunday Closed Monday
A restaurant in Lancaster city with an innovative menu, excellent service and warm ambiance. Their Peking Duck Tacos have been enjoyed by several of our guests; the homemade cheesecake is wonderful and their Bolognaise spaghetti is great! Entrees vary from small plate selections with burgers and soup to gourmet entrees which will not disappoint you. Half plates available as well. A nice touch they offer: French Pressed Coffee.
717-208-6697 | Open for Dinner every day & Sunday brunch
A new favorite of ours: This is a hidden gem in Lancaster City not to be missed. Advance weekend reservations are a must. Enjoy modern french cusine in
a cozy 32 seat French bistro. The presentation, quality and fresh flavors will not disappoint you. BYOB: A $5 corkage fee per bottle applies. >
717-509-9915 | Open for Dinner Friday & Saturday
The ultimate in romantic fine dining in Lancaster! Clementina's offers only 4 private dining rooms with gas fireplaces for two to four people. Enjoy a five course gourmet meal, with wine pairings included, prepared especially for you on fine Lenox china. Perfect for that special occasion. Prix fixe $100 per person – Reservations require advance
notice and should be made before 5:00 PM and at least 7 days in advance. Our guests who have dined here say it is wonderful!
Alternatively, the Clementina dining rooms can be booked for private dining for a room charge of $35 and then diners
can order from the Culturas menu.
717-509-4386 | Open for Dinner Friday & Saturday
A special treat has come to Lancaster! This wonderful tapas bar on the second floor of the beautiful El Serrano Restaurant overlooks the central courtyard.
The menu selections, small plates meant to be shared, are varied, delicious and elegantly presented. Plan to order 2 to 3 plates per person.
An excellent selection of vegetarian, seafood, chicken, & beef dishes. You will not be disappointed.
717-687-9571 | Open Until 6PM Monday-Thursday & Saturday, Until 8PM Friday Closed Sunday
PA Dutch Selections. Order from the Menu or enjoy their delicious buffet. A favorite with locals and tourists alike.
717-397-6191 | Open every day
An Elegant Latin American Restaurant. The food is very good, the atmosphere cannot be beat, and they have live entertainment Friday and Saturday nights starting at 7:30PM. Playing Saturday and Sunday evenings beginning at 5:00pm, you'll enjoy the musical talent of Dante.
Wine Tasting Events on Wednesday nights! Go to El Serrano's Happenings page!
Fenz Restuarant and Late Night
717-735-6999 | Open for Dinner Monday - Saturday Closed Sunday
Another one we just love with a great ambiance. A popular, sophisticated, trendy bistro style restaurant with a causal, upscale menu including some comfort style food with a contemporary flair. Lovely presentation. Excellent service. Reservations required for weekend dining.
717-397-2790 | Open every day & Sunday Brunch
This is the place to go for a wonderful, innovative menu specializing in seafood dishes – elegant atmosphere, excellent service, and terrific food. This is definitely one of the best restaurants around. During the spring and summer, dine al fresco on Gibraltar's patio.
The Greenfield Restaurant & Bar
717-393-0668 | Open every day & Sunday Brunch
An established fine dining restaurant minutes from King's Cottage. Located in a 1780 Pennsylvania farmhouse, offering romantic dining in their wine cellar or on a balcony over looking the lounge where you can enjoy live jazz with the Lovely Ladies of Jazz on Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm. From April to October, enjoy a lunch on the lovely loggia covered patio with hanging plants. In warm weather, the patio is one of our favorite places for Sunday brunch!
Iron Hill Brewery
717-291-9800 | Open every day & Sunday Brunch
A casual restaurant/brewery in Lancaster. Located on Harrisburg Pike in Franklin & Marshall's College Row complex. It has a wonderful selection of appetizers & entrées from which to choose.
John J. Jeffries
717-431-3307 | Open for Dinner every day
Located at the Lancaster Arts Hotel close to Franklin & Marshall College. Our Guests do enjoy their meals here. Interesting menu and desserts with large plate options.
Lancaster Brewing Company
717-391-6258 | Open every day
This is a casual restaurant with a selection of great beers brewed on site. Entrees range from gourmet pizza to salmon to fillet mignon: All very good. Ask for a tour of the brewery!
Lancaster Dispensing Company
717-299-4602| Open every day
This is a casual Victorian restaurant in downtown Lancaster, close to the Central Market. You'll find all sorts of sandwiches, salads and more here.
Lily's on Main
717-738-2711 | Open every day & Sunday Brunch
An American cafe with art deco flair, plus a varied menu, good food, and a welcoming staff. Located in the Brossman Building in Ephrata — about twenty minutes from the inn. They have a special balcony side table for two among tall potted plants, located inside on the 2nd floor just outside the main restaurant entrance. There you enjoy the sounds of the inside waterfall
while dining. They also have an "Anniversary Corner" table inside the restaurant. Advanced reservations recommended for both of these special tables.
717-299-0661 | Open Monday - Saturday Closed Sunday
Another up-scale restaurant in downtown Lancaster with excellent menu selections. One of the "tried and true" restaurants in town. Great Wiener Schnitzel, Oysters and the best Caesar Salad.
Lombardo's Italian American Restaurant
717-394-3749 | Open Monday - Saturday Closed Sunday, Memorial and Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day,
New Year's Day, and Fourth of July
A family run Italian restaurant since 1946 with very good food and warm atmosphere. Their nightly specials are always delicious; you will not be disappointed!
Pasquale's Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria
717-509-9921 | Open Tuesday - Sunday Closed Monday
Casual Italian restaurant close to King's Cottage. Their Pasquale's Special Sub with their homemade bread is amazing for a quick bite. They offer Whole Wheat and Gluten Free pasta and pizzas. They have a very large menu and deliver to King's Cottage. All of the items we have tried have been very good.
Prince Street Cafe
717-397-1505 | Open every day
A warm, comfortable gourmet coffee shop across from the Fulton Opera House and a block from Central Market in downtown Lancaster. Enjoy an espresso coffee, a smoothie, soup, sandwiches, salads, or dessert at a reasonable price. Check the web site for live music on Monday and Saturday nights.
717-399-5400 | Open Tuesday - Sunday & Sunday Brunch Closed Monday
Nice cozy atmosphere with good food. In warm weather they have outdoor dining in a lovely brick courtyard garden setting. Wednesday night features live Jazz & Saturday night features Local Blues, Folk & more.
Sa La Thai Restaurant
717-509-4850 | Open every day
Wonderful Thai Food with lots of Gluten Free possibilities. A nice dining experience. BYOB.
717-394-7975 | Open Tuesday - Saturday Closed Sunday & Monday
Lancaster's oldest restaurant built in 1750. Featuring an extensive menu specializing in steak and seafood in an elegant decor combing old world charm with contemporary American cuisine. Stockyard Inn has the loveliest dining rooms in Lancaster. Great food & service. Gracious hosts.
717-517-9422 | Open every day
One of Lancaster's Thai restaurants, which is BYOB. We enjoyed the Fresh Rolls Appetizer, Green Curry and the Coconut Rice, which shouldn't be missed. This restaurant is close to Franklin and Marshall College.
Tobias S. Frogg
717-394-8366 | Open every day
Open Monday - Tuesday 11am to 12am. Open Wednesday - Saturday 11am to 2am.
Tobias S. Frogg has something for everyone. The menu has a large variety of Entrees moderately priced with a good selection of seafood, including frog legs (of course). Check out their Patio, weather permitting.