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Discover Traditional Amish Food in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

One of the best parts about visiting Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is that you’ll be able to indulge in the savory Amish dishes during your stay with Amishview Inn & Suites. When we think of a home-cooked meal, our go-to thought is a mom n’ pop style preparation, and that’s something you can’t find on just any vacation. Lucky for you, on your Amish Country, Pennsylvania, vacation, you’ll find the care of fresh ingredients in the region is second to none. We encourage guests to dine at Miller’s Smorgasbord for the ultimate Amish experience when it comes to food selection. You can try a variety of meal options made with ingredients that were grown on Amish farms in the surrounding area.

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Best Restaurants in Lancaster PA

One of the best experiences you’ll have when staying at AmishView Inn & Suites is the fantastic food during your stay. Our complimentary breakfast buffet is served fresh each morning so that you’ll be able to start the day off with a full stomach before going about your daily adventures. Many local eateries use authentic Amish-grown ingredients in their dishes, which is why you’ll find some of the best restaurants in Lancaster PA. 

Smokehouse BBQ and Brew

During your vacation, plan a night to stop into the Smokehouse BBQ and Brew located just outside the lobby doors of our Lancaster hotel. You’ll love the signature house-made sauce options that are on each table. Order a round of wings or a rack of ribs which are both local favorites and pair it with an artisan brew on draft. Even if you don’t have time to sit and dine, grab an order to go and bring it back to your room to relax after a long day out! 

Millers Smorgasbord Food

Miller’s Smorgasbord

One of the best buffet restaurants in Lancaster PA is Miller’s Smorgasbord as they serve meals made from scratch. They have been a Lancaster County staple since 1929! They are still locally owned and operated. When you genuinely want to taste the flavor of the Lancaster County dishes, this American fare eatery should be your go-to on Lancaster vacation. The restaurant offers full traditional smorgasbord buffet with house-made baked goods and desserts as well as their lighter Soup and Salad Smorgasbord. We suggest trying the traditional smorgasbord where you’ll have access to everything including homemade soups; carving station with roast beef, ham and turkey; Golden Fried Chicken; Baked Cabbage and more! you’ll have so many options. The restaurant is located at The Shoppes at Miller’s where you can get hand-stitched Amish-made quilts, MIller’s Bakery baked goods and mementos of your trip.

Other Restaurants

There is a wide variety of award-winning locally owned restaurants in Lancaster County especially in downtown Lancaster City. It can be fun to try out the specials in Downtown Lancaster during the annual Restaurant Week. Beer lover? Check out the different craft breweries that offer dining as well. Looking for additional suggestions, ask our front desk but be sure to them know what type of food you are looking for.

Book Your Stay in Lancaster at AmishView 

When staying at AmishView, you’ll be able to enjoy the complimentary hearty breakfast buffet, before heading out to explore Amish Country. This buffet features oatmeal, country potatoes, made to order waffles, made to order eggs, and other farm fresh items. No matter which of our gorgeous hotel rooms you choose for your stay in Lancaster, you’ll delight in beautiful views of the Amish farms that surround you while looking out your window or the window in the Great Room. You’ll enjoy an intimate getaway with your loved ones out in the country away from the city. It’s never too early to start planning your getaway to our peaceful town of Lancaster, PA. Give us a call at 1-866-735-1600.