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Olde Lincoln House

) #3 of 65 Restaurants in Ephrata ££ - £££ American,
1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
+1 717-733-3490
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (12 reviews)
“crab” (10 reviews)
“wild boar” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
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11 - 20 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Food was delicious, but a bit salty. I ordered the delmonico streak, brussel sprouts and baked potato. A healthy pour of a house glass of pinot noir to start. My kids had chicken fingers and fries which were a bit overdone, but edible. The service...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This quaint former boarding house converted to a restaurant offers turn of the century construction coupled with amazing cuisine. I had the crab dip for a starter and it was outstanding. For dinner I chose the Pan-Seared Scallops with risotto complimented with 3 Pound IPA...More

1  Thank John E
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A group of us got together for a working dinner meeting. We were seated upstairs in a private room. Well appointed with some antique pieces and old books. The food was presented, along with some very nice bar beverages, in a timely manner by a...More

1  Thank ScouterBSA
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Boneless Short Rib is the best you will ever have. Don't miss Prime Rib either. Every visit we were impressed with excellent quality of food. This is simply the best in Ephrata. Unfortunately the services are just OK. The wait staff sometimes are not very...More

Thank flyingmg
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Sat at the bar this evening. Barmaid was courteous. Had the pulled pork sandwich. Very good. Very nice place for either a big meal or just a sandwich. Nice atmosphere.

Thank flossieEphrata
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Love the burgers. Great place for a meal and a beer. If you are looking for a nice dinner, the scallops are fantastic. Prices are fair.

Reviewed 22 December 2016

I got to eat crab legs for the first time in years and not just crab legs but fries with crab on top! Wow! I love it!!! The staff was great, and the atmosphere was nice too... I will definitely go back next time I...More

Thank emilypM789PV
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We were at the Lincoln house for food and drinks. Everything was just right and our waitress Bethany did a great job. Everyone was pleased with the food and service.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Stopped in here for lunch. We ate in the cozy bar area although the several dining rooms also looked very nice. A nice selection of sandwiches to choose from.

Thank Toadhollowtravellers
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We shared an appetizer of short rib ragu over pumpkin bread, which was delicious and unusual! Both entrees, steak and a chicken dish, were well prepared and excellent! We shared a bottle of wine, which was moderately priced. Atmosphere, service plus, combined to make this...More

Thank SuzyQu15
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do they do take out or only in restaurant service
27 April 2017|
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Response from oldelincolnhouse | Property representative |
Yes we do take out as well.
Can you wear jeans there for lunch?
1 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
Are you open on Mother's Day?
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
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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