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Olde Lincoln House

1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
+1 717-733-3490
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“crab dip” (9 reviews)
“potato skins” (3 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1312
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight enjoying dinner with my wife daughter and son-in-law. We arrived about 415 on Saturday night to find Lincoln house virtually empty. This is it an old structure with the old world charm. I actually expected to see Lincoln at some point. We were approached...More

Thank REDS2U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant place to dine, meal or tavern. They mark their GF items too. Veggies not overcooked. Very willing to please.

Thank Alan O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

He made a Tuna Melt (without the bread, and served on Slaw) that was to die for!!! He went over and above when it comes to delivering the very BEST!!! Aliyah was a huge help with the food choices and her smile complimented her FABULOUS...More

Thank Dorrays
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We really enjoyed our visit to the Olde Lincoln House. As the name suggests, the building is old (probably circa 100 years) and the whole place is themed around Abraham Lincoln. But it is all very tastefully done and the setting is lovely. There are...More

Thank pandalf
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The atmosphere was awesome and the food was delicious. The service could have been better but it was not bad.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 24 August 2018

I went here for a late lunch because I was traveling in the area with my family on vacation, and I am a bit of a history buff. At 4pm we pretty much had the place to ourselves. The waitress was very accommodating when we...More

Thank LilyPad250
Reviewed 23 August 2018

I drove with my husband from Bethlehem (two hours) and met my cousin and her husband, who drove from the west. We met halfway between our homes at this establishment, not knowing what to expect. We were delighted with what we found. We sat in...More

Thank jkod100
Reviewed 16 August 2018

My sister and I ate supper at The Tiki Bar. We shared an appetizer and each of us had meals feauring crab. The appetizer (crab fries) was a bit too salty for my taste; both entrees were quite tasty and served in a timely manner....More

Thank platapelo
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Tried this restaurant with some friends and was very pleased, Atmosphere was good, service was a little slow but OK, prices were moderate and food was very good. I would return to this establishment again.

Thank Lou C
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised at how conscientious the staff was. My server asked what order I wanted my food served in (I ordered a few items at once). She asked if I wanted bread, which I did not, so it avoided waste and mindless eating...More

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David S
29 September 2018|
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Response from Dorrays | Reviewed this property |
No, not far. I also believe there is a front door (with maybe one step up, if any)? I personally never came in that way but have seen others use it.
27 April 2017|
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Response from oldelincolnhouse | Property representative |
Yes we do take out as well.
2 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."
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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
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