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Rachel's Cafe & Creperie

201 W Walnut St, Lancaster, PA 17603-2930
+1 717-399-3515
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“thai chicken” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
201 W Walnut St, Lancaster, PA 17603-2930
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81 - 90 of 269 reviews

Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Went here right before close, 7:55 pm and the wait staff was kind and helpful. We enjoyed the beautiful outdoor patio. It is a great lunch spot, but so busy that I recommend going off peak times. It has off street parking that gets full...More

Thank PetriJoyce
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This is a delightful café. My husband wasn't sure he would fill up on a crepe but he was surprised! The crepes are lovely and so filling. So delicious that before we leave, we are already dreaming of what we'll get on our next visit....More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

We were in the area for a field hockey tournament. The crepes and specialty drinks were so delicious that we visited TWICE over our long weekend in Lancaster. Our group ordered the Nutella crepes for dessert after various breakfast and lunch crepe options, the cheesesteak...More

Thank Tiffany O
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Oh my, what can one say about Rachel's? Superb, delicious, darling atmosphere. Visited with sister and niece, whose son, Wolf, works there during college breaks. We fortunately arrived at 8:40 Saturday morning and were almost first in the line which grew by dozens by opening...More

Thank dinerms
Reviewed 27 January 2016

My friend and I both had salads-1 tomato in each salad, the spinach had long stems on the leaves, and there were brown spots on the romaine. We thought we should have ordered the entree crepes instead. We ordered dessert crepes. They came plain, wrapped...More

1  Thank carolkParadise
Reviewed 14 January 2016

What a great lunch alternative to the normal lunch menu. Crepes!! So so good...and a multitude to choose from. My favorite is the thai chicken with peanut sauce. It is so filling and just hits the spot!! Rachel's is a cute cafe but there is...More

Thank AmishLou
Reviewed 9 January 2016

My husband and I took our daughter to Rachel's on Friday morning, her Move In Day at F&M. As you enter the dining room, look up and admire the sign....'Be Nice or Leave". I loved it. It's really not hard to be nice. Anyway --...More

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Service was slow and our order was incorrect. We ate what was served to us because we waited so long for it.

Thank Mama538
Reviewed 29 December 2015

I finally was able to take my husband to Rachel's! As always it was busy. However, the wait is always quick and well worth it. The staff is so friendly! The atmosphere is so pleasant to relax and enjoy your food. I always get the...More

Thank michellelynnp
Reviewed 28 December 2015

If you go here at a normal meal time, be prepared to wait! Their food is ALWAYS wonderful so naturally, it's busy. It's best to go during an off time of the day when there's not as many people. Otherwise, you will be there for...More

Thank Becky R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
I have celiac'a disease, Does Rachel's have gluten free options? Thank you for feedback!
17 October 2015|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Pamela S | Reviewed this property |
Only salad, I've asked. I go with my family, wish they would add something GF.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Walnut St, Lancaster, PA 17603-2930
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-399-3515