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JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar

491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601-2711
+1 717-399-3996
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (22 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601-2711
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After reading reviews of JB Dawson's my wife and I decided to give it a try. We wasn't disappointed. The restaurant although it's in a strip mall location is very cozy inside.I had the Cajun seasoned grilled shrimp and scallops wife had fish &chips we...More

Thank we2sigs
Reviewed yesterday

Visited here in late May for lunch and love it so much visited again 2 days later. We had been shopping at the mall and wanted a sit down lunch. I had the Prime Rib Sandwich, it was delicious. The fries were also super....Everything we...More

Thank wvshopper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I wanted a restaurant with a cozy atmosphere and good quality food. We chose JB Dawson not only based on the reviews but because the manager cared to answer every review no matter what was said. The staff did not disappoint either....More

Thank Jap611
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Jap611, thanks so much for the great review! So glad to hear you finally gave us a try and we didn't disappoint. Expect nothing but the best each & every time you come to JBD's. I will be sure to pass this review along to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I searched the web for a great place to dine in Lancaster. We stumble on this gold mine!!!!! So, we make reservations hoping the online menu will be true to picture. Even better!!!! We were so pleased with everything. Sarah is a...More

Thank Kim B
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kim, what else can I say except WOW! Thanks of the great review & we are so glad that you finally found us. You should expect everything to be great each & every time you walk through our doors. Looking forward to your next visit....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time for dinner at JB Dawson at the Park City Mall in Lancaster. We were very pleasantly surprised at the wonderful food and excellent service. We are definitely coming back.

Thank Neil M
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! So happy to hear that you finally gave us a try. Expect nothing but the best each & every time you walk through our doors. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

JB Dawson's was recommended by multiple people on dining out with allergies so we decided to try it with our egg allergic son. The atmosphere was a bit different than I expected- in a good way. I was expecting it to be loud, but it...More

Thank kat4147
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

kat4147, thanks for the great review! So glad to hear that you loved everything. We take allergies very seriously and I'm glad to hear Jim showed you exactly that. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We met family in the Lancaster area and met at JB Dawson's. The atmosphere was pleasant and unexpected in the Park City Mall. The food was well-prepared and the servers were attentive. The menu offers a good variety of selections from pasta to steak and...More

Thank kimstamps
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

kimstamps, thanks for the very nice review. We our just a local chain of restaurants and definitely aren't the typical "mall" restaurant. We pride ourselves on great food and great service. We look forward to serving you again. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Cute place, did not expect this in a mall type setting. The staff was busy but efficient and attentive. The food was decent although I think they were trying to be fancy and missed the mark. Half way thru my chicken got tough so I...More

Thank vernonsinpgh
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

vernonsinpgh, thanks for the very nice review. Sorry to hear that you didn't love your chicken. It shouldn't have been tough. If anything like this happens, please let someone know asap so we can do something to make you happy. After all, you are paying...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were in the Lancaster area for a family vacation and wanted something other then the home-style Amish fare. Wanted good steak and ribs and found this on trip advisor with good reviews so we decided to check it out. The reviews were right! I...More

Thank Patricia C
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Patricia C, thanks for the very nice review. I'm glad that you loved everything and I can't blame you for feeling the way you do about the parking because we feel the same way. It's been a real struggle. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Met friends for drinks and dinner. Started at the bar since it was happy hour. Some nice drink and food specials. The bar is a bit small. Bartenders were very good. The one got us a table when we were ready for dinner. Menu is...More

Thank HathorHeka
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

HathorHeka, thanks for the nice review. Sorry that you weren't that impressed with the menu selection. Was there anything that you were looking for in particular? We hope to you have you back to JBD's. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601-2711
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-399-3996
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Description
Located At Park City Shopping Mall
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