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Prince Street Cafe

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15 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3807
+1 717-397-1505
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06:30 - 23:00
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Lehighton PA, United States
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13 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We usually stop by for a lunch prior to a matinee at the Fulton. It's right across the street. My wife and I both love the smoothies. Also lots of unusual fare that is quite tasty. It gets crowded, but things move quickly.

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Thank Joel C
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Place to be later in the evening, but relatively expensive and typically quite crowded. Somewhat like a local Starbucks.

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Thank D K
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

We always look forward to stopping in here. Good coffee, sandwiches and soup always wonderful. Great people watching place!

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Thank Donna H
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Delicious coffee and pastries! This is a cute, local cafe with great atmosphere and friendly service.

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Thank Christina M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Very friendly and prompt with service. Lovely breakfast sandwiches and great desserts. Also a very nice selection of coffee. Will keep coming back.

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Thank Buddy P
Cedar Brook, New Jersey
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Prince Street Cafe was an early morning find while walking in downtown Lancaster. Their coffee is great and I topped it off with a pumpkin scone that was wonderful. Their offerings also included a breakfast menu of breakfast burritos, egg sandwiches, oatmeal as examples and a selection of wonderful baked goods. Seems to be a local favorite as well.

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Thank Katrina B
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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184 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

There is a great vibe there-- relaxed, warm and caring. The drinks --from a smoothie to a latte and a tea-- were wonderful. Four of us returned for breakfast and each of us loved the food. Good choices and the kitchen accommodated some special requests. Love this place.

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Thank SLRS5
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Decent Coffee. Difficult to get seating and counter to table service is slow! Nice place to meet for coffee especially for outside seating!

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Thank 727cjones
Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The coffee was excellent, sandwiches were very tasty. It was a busy time for lunch on a Saturday and service was fine but nothing special.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Prince Street is a great place for a light, quick breakfast anytime you are in downtown Lancaster. The cafe is an easy walk from the market and center of downtown. Try the baked oatmeal, it's a great treat. We went two mornings in a row because it was so convenient and everything about it was to our liking.

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Thank CPILGREEN

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 23:00
Thursday
06:30 - 23:00
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3807
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-397-1505
Description
717-397-1505; coffee, sandwiches, desert, all-day breakfast; cafe.www.princestreetcafe.com

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