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Lily's on Main

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124 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2773
+1 717-738-2711
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11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
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Lancaster, PA, United States
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are blessed with living close to this fantastic restaurant, and have the pleasure of dining here regularly. We never hesitate to bring family, friends and business associates to Lily's - no one we have dined with has ever had anything but a wonderful experience. We started a tradition of our family having dinner the evening after Thanksgiving following the... More 

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Thank Stephan A
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband and I have been going to Lily's for many, many years. We've always had fabulous food and the best service. We have been there when there was wait with a reservation and we still top notch service. On October 19, 2016 we went for our 36th Wedding Anniversary. There were no more than 6 tables full the entire... More 

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Thank Ruth G
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and wine..will always stop at this 4* restaurant in the middle of Ephrata...a great find!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ephrata, PA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

...and that's where it stops. I had raspberry chicken, that was uninspired. Chicken was breaded and dry, as were the mashed potatoes and please don't serve asparagus if not fresh. The raspberry was overwhelming and I had to search for the brie. My hubby got the fish taco and although the fish was good the presentation , was lacking. The... More 

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Thank Woodysmom
New Jersey
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Food was very good. My husband loved the deviled eggs appetizer. Our salads were fresh and our entrees were very nicely presented as well as delicious. Service was a little slow but we were in no rush so we just enjoyed our cocktails. Prices were a little high but not out of order. Would definitely eat here again.

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Thank zuzu6666
New York City, New York
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89 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The Art Deco Decor - you feel like you walk back in time The service was great and fast Most important the FOOD is Delicious Highly recommend this restaurant when in the Ephrata PA area

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Thank Shy E
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

My wife order a beef dish and loved it. I agree. I order poorly -- fish tacos, which was the wrong choice for this restaurant. The most interesting and, strangely, satisfying experience was with the sommelier. My wife prides herself on knowing wine (not a snob, but she lived in Europe for many years and has good taste, whereas mine... More 

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Thank RRDC2016
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was very pretty, but difficult to find if you didn't know exactly where to go. The food was good, service was attentive. I Would return to this restaurant.

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Thank Janet V
lancaster
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100 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Varied menu. Very helpful service, with good humor. Our selections were very well executed. Main course was a bit slow emerging from the kitchen, but it was worth the wait. Good Caesar salad had tiny flat breads with a slice of easy sausage with it; unique and well done.

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Thank realdesertfox
Reading, Pennsylvania
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189 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I enjoy the interesting menu filled with unexpected twists on standard fare and some very unexpected dishes as well. If you're hungry, you'll need to be sure you order more than just an entree. The portion sizes are small but tasty. The prices are upscale as well. The experience is upscale in the restaurant but the location and building are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 45
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2773
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-738-2711
Description
Lily's on Main has become a Lancaster County favorite - featuring a warm, inviting atmosphere and fabulous dining at reasonable prices. Specializing in American fare with artistic flair, Lily's offers entrees and appetizers for those looking for classic American favorites prepared and presented in a unique and delicious way.

Located in the heart of downtown Ephrata, Lily's is decorated in the art deco style reminiscent of the 1930's and 40's, and the interior enhances the relaxed, yet sophisticated dining experience that is uniquely Lily's.

At Lily's a great meal is also a value. Whether you're looking to celebrate a special occasion, or to spend an enjoyable dinner out with family or friends, Lily's has the selection and price that's right for you.

Enjoy the experience that is Lily's... What dining out was meant to be.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?