Food and Dining

Lancaster County, PA is well known for its Pennsylvania Dutch food, but the area also offers fine, casual, and international restaurants that will meet the desires of our guests. These restaurants are listed in alphabetical order and are Smoke Free. Please remember to mention you are staying at Flowers & Thyme Bed and Breakfast when making your reservation, or we will be happy to make the reservation for you!

Annie Bailey’s 717-393-4000
Traditional Irish Pub and modern American cuisine. Modeled in Victorian Dublin style architecture, this pub is located in historic Lancaster.

Appalachian Brewing Company 717-625-0300
Located in historic downtown Lititz building, this open, airy brewery serves house-made beers, root beer, and craft sodas alongside burgers and chicken pot pie.

Aussie and the Fox 717-826-4040
Fresh, local American and Australian cuisine. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options available.

Carr’s Restaurant 717-299-7090
In Lancaster City across from Central Market and close to Fulton Theatre. Elegant and flavorful dishes with regional tastes. Extensive wine cellar.

Checkers Bistro 717-509-1069
Fine dining with seasonal menus and excellent service.

Ciro’s Italian Bistro 717-560-5660
Old world recipes with contemporary flair. Delicious freshly made gelato.

Citronelle 717-208-6697
Modern French cuisine with influences from Asia and Africa. Located in center city Lancaster. Guests can BYOB at this quaint bistro.

Dienner’s Restaurant 717-687-9571
Operated by New Order Amish with a wide variety of foods. Can order off the menu or have smorgasbord for under $13.

El Serrano 717-397-6191
Latin American cuisine in a fantastic atmosphere. Owner designed the interior from memories of his Peruvian childhood home.

Fenz Restaurant and Latenight 717-735-6999
Intimate casual bistro dining offer comfort foods with contemporary flair.

Fireside Tavern 717-687-7979
Good food, casual dining, cozy tavern in Strasburg. American cuisine. Original Tomato Bisque a favorite of ours!

Good & Plenty 717-394-7111
Authentic Amish and Pennsylvania Dutch favorites. Served family style or menu dining.

Greenfield Restaurant & Bar 717-393-0668
An excellent destination of choice – known for their crab cakes.

Horse Inn 717-392-5528
Oldest consecutive-running restaurant in Lancaster. Known for their beef tips.

Iron Hill Brewery 717-291-9800
Located near Franklin & Marshall College, this casual restaurant and brewery has a fine choice of appetizers and entrees to choose from.

Isaac’s Restaurants 717-393-6067 (Greenfield Road) or 717-687-7699 (Strasburg)
Sandwiches are named after birds.

John J Jeffries 717-431-3307
Seasonal, sustainable, farm-fresh dining in Lancaster City close to Franklin and Marshall College. They offer small and large plate options.

Lapps Homemade Ice Cream 717-354-7988
Homemade on the farm (Lapp Valley Farm) – reminisce of days gone by – 244 Mentzer Rd., New Holland, PA 17557

Log Cabin Restaurant 717-625-2142
Fine dining establishment with great food and ambiance. Restored in April 2011 and offers and up-scale atmosphere.

Loxley’s Restaurant 717-898-2431
Dine in an impressive treehouse for a unique outdoor dining experience. Extensive menu and 3 bars.

Pasquale’s Italian Restaurant 717-509-9921
Casual Italian Restaurant about 3 miles from the Bed and Breakfast. Offers a large menu that includes great pizza, entrees, and gluten-free options. Delivery service available.

The Pressroom 717-399-5400
Charming atmosphere with outdoor seating available. Live Jazz music on Wednesday nights and Local Blues and Folk on Saturday nights.

Prince Street Café 717-397-1505
Located downtown Lancaster near Fulton Theatre, this gourmet coffee shop specializes in handcrafted expresso and drinks, sandwiches and soups.

Shady Maple 717-354-8222
Largest smorgasbord restaurant in Lancaster County near Blue Ball. Features over 200 feet of Pennsylvania Dutch foods.

Stockyard Inn Steakhouse 717-394-7975
Built in 1750 and once owned by President Buchanan. Serves American cuisine. If you like steak and seafood, this is a good choice.

Strasburg Creamery 717-687-0766
On the square in Strasburg, this little deli offers sandwiches and the creamiest ice cream in homemade waffle cones.

Sugar Plums & Tea 717-394-9166
Soup, salad and sandwiches or high tea served in the courtyard of a restored barn. Within 1 mile from our Bed and Breakfast.

T. Burk & Co. 717-293-0976
Deli with homemade soups and entrees. Ideal for a quick meal or take-outs.