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Olde Lincoln House

1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
+1 717-733-3490
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“crab” (11 reviews)
“wild boar” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the Lincoln decor! The food was wonderful, good prices, nicely presented and lovely server. The rolls are note worthy, too.

Thank gwenrich8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to the Olde Lincoln House twice recently for a late lunch. The first time I had a grilled Caesar salad with shrimp, while my wife had a spinach salad with hot bacon dressing and grilled chicken. Wow! We have had Caesar salad...More

Thank cranstonsnord
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We held our sons rehearsal dinner in the upstairs dining room we were a group of 20. The staff was very attentive and the food outstanding. We had appetizers which were put out as soon as our guests arrived, mini tacos and crab dip were...More

Thank Q5581TBdeb
Reviewed 20 August 2017

As always, this restaurant never disappoints. It is located in an old house/tavern with small intimate quiet rooms. The food and drinks are terrific along with the service. We always enjoy our dinners here. There is parking behind the restaurant.

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Have been here for holiday parties, week night dinners, and for a quick bite. Never, ever was I disappointed with the food or service. And, the ambiance is cozy. Portions are quite large -- get a take home box before you start! Prime rib is...More

Thank lancolou62
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went for St Patty's dinner. Had a special menu but could have selected from the regular menu. Food is very good and staff is very knowledgeable of selections

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Not a terrible place. We were in the main dining area and it was extremely noisy. Very difficult to hear our waitress. The food was average. I felt the cost was high for the amount of food. We have 3 children and this isn't a...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Nice atmosphere in this restaurant but nothing particularly memorable (bad or good) regarding the food. I had a crab cake sandwich and my friend a grilled chicken wrap. About what you would expect in terms of quality. Not wonderful. Not terrible.

Thank alice_lenthe
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This place has a nice atmosphere and the all you can eat crabs is definately worth the visit. The service was friendly and fast and the price was right. If you like crab legs then definately give this place a try on Thursdays, I think...More

Thank andrewkemp
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Olde Lincoln House was a good restaurant, but I was expecting more. First let me say that our waitress was great. She was attentive and efficient. We were in the main dining room and it was very noisy, hard to hear the waitress when...More

1  Thank gefstrat
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Questions & Answers
27 April 2017|
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Response from oldelincolnhouse | Property representative |
Yes we do take out as well.
2 March 2016|
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Response from Dianne S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but it's a white tablecloth place and equally comfortable if you like to "dress for dinner."
Tracie T
5 April 2015|
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Response from beachcat55 | Reviewed this property |
i'm sorry. the olde lincoln house is not open on any sunday's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-733-3490
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