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Bird In Hand Family Restaurant

2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Village Inn, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9702
+1 717-768-1550
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Dutch, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Village Inn, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9702
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have eaten here many times when visiting .Food has been delicious. Chicken excellent. Lunch is a fantastic deal. So many choices at the buffet. Restaurant has a great reputation and strong local & tourist following.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I drove 550 miles from Charlotte, NC to stay in Lancaster County for a few days. Before we went to our motel, we need to get a warm dinner. We ordered off the menu, and were very pleased with our meal. They...More

Thank NCgrammy
Reviewed 3 days ago

When you walk in there is a gift shopping, then there is a section like the old dinner style seating, you sit at the counter, then there is just booth seating, then there is family style seating. We choose to do the breakfast buffet. They...More

Thank Bernadine P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I'm not a big fan of buffets, but if I have to eat a meal at one, breakfast would be my choice. Very nice selection of foods. Clean. Friendly staff. They have a nice selection of historic photos spread around the large restaurant show the...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of food as only you get in Amish country. nothing left out on this smorgasbord. Many many deserts along with numerous meat and salad dishes

Thank twilightyears
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is really good and fresh. Good food, great baked items and decent prices. The people are kind and offer good suggestions

Thank jackiegodlock
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was very good. We ate breakfast there twice and lunch once. The food was hot and very tasty. The breakfast buffet had many choices and was restocked quite often. Prices were mid range.

Thank jimhardingsr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in the inn next door and decided to eat dinner there which is a buffet. Nice selection of food and great atmosphere for our family. We were in the area seeing Thomas the train with our grandchildren. The waitress was very good...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Bird in Hand. I went with my father. Since we had smorgasbord for lunch, we went with choosing from the regular menu. Many choices from burgers to seafood. I went with the Oyster Pie: chicken pot pie but with...More

Thank djpick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing fancy -- simple food, broad menu (buffet or ala carte), modest prices. Lunch for four on a busy weekend afternoon, but we were seated rather quickly and service was efficient. Main dishes included sourdough BLT, a soup/salad combo from the buffet, beef liver and...More

Thank tjphilly
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Questions & Answers
4 November 2017|
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Response from Natalie M | Reviewed this property |
Oops mis read. No there restaurant you don’t need to make reservations.
1 November 2016|
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Response from Kenn B | Property representative |
We do ship, actually. If you go to our website and click on the Shop Online link at the top, you can place your order and have it shipped wherever you like.
1 November 2016|
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Response from SharonW2140 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they ship, but you can contact the restaurant/bakery and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Village Inn, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9702
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Bird in Hand
  • Phone Number: +1 717-768-1550
  • E-mail
Nestled amid the Amish farmlands of Lancaster County, this Mennonite family-owned business features farm fresh meats, poultry, fruits and vegetables from nearby farms and Grandma Smucker's favorite Pennsylvania Dutch recipes. Family-friendly with a Noah's Ark Kids' Buffet and breakfast, lunch and dinner smorgasbords, this local favorite has been a landmark for more than 40 years.
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