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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%
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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 3 days ago

The food is very good and pleasant place to eat. The menu is big lots of choices and all made on premise. The staff is very friendly and helpful in describing the food. Yo have a choice to order a meal from menu or eat...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 4 days ago

very interesting décor-good food buffet style-good value in the area-compared to the others that are a bit out of the way

Thank smiledoc51
Reviewed 4 days ago

The price of the buffet was high. we leaned from this just order from menu. Was not a lot of vegetables on the buffet.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had the dinner buffet along with The Magic Show. I felt it was the best buffet of the three days we visited,It's a smaller buffet but had some outstanding dishes zucchini casserole, the turkey was so fresh and delicious. Best pies,,got to taste oatmeal pie...More

Thank Jellybean615
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were a party of four, none of which chose the smorgasbord because it's too much money for too much food for seniors who are unaccustomed to big meals. . A bit too expensive for us. Our menu selection was good but not great. If...More

Thank 913jacquelynnh
Reviewed 5 days ago

Friendly service with excellent homemade choices on buffet. Separate buffet for children, with appealing decor and food! Also has gift shop area with interesting items to choose from including bakery and jellies.

Thank carolesN9470IM
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting Amish country for our first time and a smorgasbord sounded like a great idea. This is a very expensive buffet (which is all a smorgasbord really is), over $20 each. What I found deceitful is that it looks like a lot of...More

Thank adkhmschm0m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, home style and true to the region. The smorgasbord was well worth the money!! Local gifts and good items for sale also.

Thank M7071HGsusanr
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of five visited on Labor Day weekend to have lunch. Three in our party had food from the buffet and two ordered from a menu. The food was totally ordinary. The food selection was okay- the line extended well beyond the stations. Although...More

Thank lunasatcc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch after shopping in the Amish stores and visiting the Amish farmlands. Lunch was delicious, staff was friendly, prices reasonable, restaurant clean. Would return and fine again.

Thank Jacqueline M
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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 sharonwF9509ZE | 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, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
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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