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Shady Maple Smorgasbord

129 Toddy Dr, East Earl, PA 17519-9261
+1 800-238-7363
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (146 reviews)
“fish” (85 reviews)
“prime rib” (66 reviews)
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American, Dutch, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
129 Toddy Dr, East Earl, PA 17519-9261
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is awesome, this is by far one of the largest buffets I have ever been to. They a wonder array of dishes and are sure to have something you will love. This is our second time visiting this place, make sure you go...More

Thank WayneBard
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everyone will find something to eat that they like. If you like long lines for average food this is the place. The food is not what it once was....now like a large Country buffet in quality. For the Lancaster area the price is high but...More

Thank FamilyTime23
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had lunch here last Tuesday. As usual, the buffet was by far the longest I have ever seen, with the most selections I have ever seen. The staff is very active filling the hot trays before they get totally empty. This place is often very...More

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner at the Shady Maple last week on a Wednesday night. We were seated with no delay around 5:30 PM. The buffet is huge with two identical buffets separated by the carving stations. You get your own drinks and the servers pretty much...More

Thank jerrysnj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to this buffet a few times & it never gets old. There is something for everyone on this buffet. Also, if you go on your birthday, it’s free, just got to show ID.

Thank srss96
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to Shady Maple in the past at lunch time with my church group and was nit impressed. Decided to treat myself for my birthday and go at the dinner hour see if it was any different than lunch and I still cannot...More

Thank Mandy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a huge venue that is well organized with great food choices. We were part of a bus tour group of nearly 50 people and we walked right in and were guided to a large banquet room where we were seated immediately. Although we...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Party of Six. Two seniors, three adults and one child. Price for all you can eat buffet breakfast is reasonable. Excellent selection of breakfast choices. Omelettes, biscuits and gravy, eggs Benedict, waffles, pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, fruit, donuts, pastries, pudding, soft serve ice cream....More

Thank ejm99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't go there often but love the food when we go. Wait staff is friendly and helpful. They take pride in what they serve

Thank jaybird6952
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a bit apprehensive at the scale of this place, but we shouldn’t have worried. The place is huge but incredibly well run and organised. The food is delicious and hot and what a selection! Everything was done incredibly well and for the price...More

Thank roavingrover
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18 September 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Best to call them and inquire.
4 September 2017|
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Response from Traveler6NewJersey | Reviewed this property |
I have had lunch and dinner and both were great. The lunch is less expensive so if you are on a budget, lunch may be better. I had a late lunch and was full for the rest of the day.
11 August 2017|
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Response from Ken N | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have booths for couples or smaller familes. They do not make you sit at tables with strangers. Alrhough there are places like that in the area that they call family style where everyone sits at lond tables with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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: 129 Toddy Dr, East Earl, PA 17519-9261
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  East Earl
  • Phone Number: +1 800-238-7363
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