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Jethro's Restaurant & Bar

659 1st St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3621
+1 717-299-1700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread” (5 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
“uramaki” (2 reviews)
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659 1st St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3621
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try something new and drove a distance to get there. The place is in a ok in neighborhood setting not right downtown. They don't have a parking lot and since in a neighborhood we had to find a spot. The restaurant is...More

Thank sdgo
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a light dinner and a few beers. Found decent variety of beer, good service and a friendly atmosphere. Had a burger. The sauce was great. The burger was done perfectly. The veggies were fantastic.

Thank dougriley
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The menu is odd at best. I am mall for different, until the flavors do not meld. The burrito mix is ummm let`s just say weird at best. Salmon is a very far stretch for any kind of Mexican fair, let alone a burrito. Combine...More

Thank Mic B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

the ambience and homey feel where everybody knows your name. My wife and I ate at this long standing neighborhood restaurant and enjoyed it again. We were seated promptly, greeted by Kath our pleasant waitress, brought our beverages and listened to the numerous specials. So...More

Thank LancasterTraveler
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I would agree with the recent reviewer concerning Jethro's. The staff is great. We had to park several blocks away and the food was average at best. I had the salmon and it was dry. Even when it is not busy, they do not permit...More

Thank LancasterBill
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night with reservation and I will start out with the positives: 1. The staff was very attentive, welcoming and friendly 2. The atmosphere is nice, very relaxing The negatives outweigh these positives and I won't be returning for another visit. 1....More

Thank frompaPennsylvania
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

In business for years Jethro's is a bit of an institution for locals. It is off the beaten path in a residential neighborhood. They always have a pasta, pizza, chicken and fish special with are innovative. I love their rumaki which is a staple. Portions...More

Thank Wundergal
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Love the booths in the bar area, but the dining room is fine, too. Intimate, with a menu to please every kind of eater, including the most creative and great-tasting burger anywhere -try it with port wine and rosemary sauce. My wife says Bob's dirty...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

It's off the beaten track and doesn't look like much from the outside, but it's one of the best restaurants in Lancaster County. My personal favorite has been the lamb, but seafood and steaks are also good. Excellent service, good wine list and very nice...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Came here a few times with friends, great hidden place in Lancaster. Staff is super friendly and the service is great. They have a decent drink selection with some great entrees

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 659 1st St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3621
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-299-1700
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