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Lily's on Main

124 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2773
+1 717-738-2711
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“salad” (24 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (7 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
124 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2773
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Love all the big windows that you can see the town all lit up. Food and service was good. Lobster mac n cheese was wonderful. Love the cheese platter with the homemade jam!

Thank JennF2
Reviewed 18 February 2017

A small group of women went here for lunch with reservations - the good kind, not the bad kind. We ordered different things from the menu, and all of our food was delicious. Even more striking than that was the presentation. Each dish came out...More

Thank Virginia Y
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent meal, ample potions, great presentation, good value and great service! The Raspberry chicken and the lamb were both outstanding choices

Thank parazorback73
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I did not find this place to be very classy. The host and servers were indifferent to our needs. No welcoming smile, didn’t ask how everything was, didn’t seem to want to please us. In fact, the staff acted like they were doing us a...More

2  Thank LouisePennsylvania
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I used to love this place. They really seem to not even care about the food or service anymore. The appearance of wait staff at your table is pitiful, they run out of menu items at 6 pm, we weren't offered the dessert tray, &...More

2  Thank trvlerz
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had dinner with friends earlier this week and picked Lily's because the menu looked interesting. Food was indeed very good with a great mix of flavors and tastes that were really enjoyable right through to dessert. On the negative side, even though there were only...More

2  Thank BobandDebyT
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. The food is top notch, the cocktails are incredible, and the service is excellent. This combination is awfully rare for this area, so we try to go as often as we can.

Thank S O
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I went with two sisters. We LOVED the deviled eggs with seafood on top. The wines we chose were delicious. Two of us got the smoked salmon sandwich and found it delicious. The other sister got an apple and brie sandwich that she found just...More

Thank Eloise H
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went here for our special anniversary dinner. After waiting 5 minutes, the waiter came by to say he would be back in a few minutes. Several minutes later, someone brought us water. There was no question about drinks or anything. Finally,...More

4  Thank jr4div2
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We have frequented this restaurant often. We have never had an unpleasant experience. In fact, to the contrary. Steve, the owner, and his Staff go out of their way to make sure that your visit with them is truly amazing! Ashley and Tyler will deliver...More

Thank Dorrays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
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16:00 - 21:00
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16:00 - 21:00
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16:00 - 21:00
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11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2773
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-738-2711
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Lily's on Main has become a Lancaster County favorite - featuring a warm, inviting atmosphere and fabulous dining at reasonable prices. Specializing in American fare with artistic flair, Lily's offers entrees and appetizers for those looking for classic American favorites prepared and presented in a unique and delicious way. Located in the heart of downtown Ephrata, Lily's is decorated in the art deco style reminiscent of the 1930's and 40's, and the interior enhances the relaxed, yet sophisticated dining experience that is uniquely Lily's. At Lily's a great meal is also a value. Whether you're looking to celebrate a special occasion, or to spend an enjoyable dinner out with family or friends, Lily's has the selection and price that's right for you. Enjoy the experience that is Lily's... What dining out was meant to be.
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