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Bird In Hand Family Restaurant

2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Village Inn, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9702
+1 717-768-1550
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ham balls” (69 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (42 reviews)
“pork” (48 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Dutch, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Village Inn, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9702
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We've been vacationing in this area over 35 yrs and always end up here for breakfast or dinner. The past 3 yrs thou we've eaten there every night for a wk. It's great food at the smorgasbord or off the menu. Love the daily specials...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast. I took the buffet and thought it was good. My wife ordered al cart and was happy with her breakfast. This is a tourist place and though it's crowded the service was good. Hal

Thank Harold C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant had it all delicious food of every kind. Large smorgasbord or order from menu . We ate dinner and breakfast here. Why go elsewhere when the have it all. Just remember the close on Sunday as do most places in Bird in Hand.

Thank Bcbc1
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner here recently and it was excellent. The hot buffet has so many choices. The salad bar was great - hot bacon dressing was delish. Desserts are plentiful and varied. I would definitely eat here again!

Thank nancybny
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best breakfast value in town. Good service. A regular stop for. Had a variety breakfast and everything was prepared well.

Thank brunobV9570OG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty good smorgssbord buffet. Pretty inexpensive but worth the wait. We had to wait about 40 minutes on a weekend night. The staff was friendly and the food selection was pretty good. Way above average for a buffet restaurant, Maybe ordering off the menu would...More

Thank OCPenguin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was beautiful and very clean, and I loved the little shop in the front. The food, however, wasn't very good at all, except for the salad bar and desserts. I was disappointed, especially since we paid so much and drove so far to...More

1  Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there for three nights and one breakfast. Everything was delicious: the soups, the salad bar, the many different entries and side dishes. And oh, the deserts!! The pies, cakes, ice cream and whoopee pies were all delicious. The two pastries I had for...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and were going to order from the menu but decided to try the smorgasbord. The food was really fresh, hot and delicious. Nothing overly processed here and bread and pies made fresh in their bakery. Our server Vivienne was amazing...More

Thank Kitja
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate lunch. The food was very good and very reasonable prices. The menu has a variety of things. The service was good because we were there with a big tour group.

Thank vpray
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Questions & Answers
31 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Kenn B | Property representative |
We do ship, actually. If you go to our website and click on the Shop Online link at the top, you can place your order and have it shipped wherever you like.
31 October 2016|
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Response from SharonW2140 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they ship, but you can contact the restaurant/bakery and ask.
Lisa G
28 August 2016|
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Response from Kenn B | Property representative |
We are not allowed to use actual URL's on TripAdvisor, but if you go to the Dining tab and scroll down to Farm-to-Fork Freshness, there is a link on that page for the list of local farms and the foods we get from them. I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Village Inn, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9702
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Bird in Hand
  • Phone Number: +1 717-768-1550
  • E-mail
Nestled amid the Amish farmlands of Lancaster County, this Mennonite family-owned business features farm fresh meats, poultry, fruits and vegetables from nearby farms and Grandma Smucker's favorite Pennsylvania Dutch recipes. Family-friendly with a Noah's Ark Kids' Buffet and breakfast, lunch and dinner smorgasbords, this local favorite has been a landmark for more than 40 years.
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