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Aromas Del Sur

) #1 of 65 Restaurants in Ephrata $$ - $$$ Latin, Spanish,
548 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2301
+1 717-738-0101
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“empanadas” (72 reviews)
“bandeja paisa” (16 reviews)
“chorizo” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Latin, Spanish, Colombian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
548 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2301
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21 - 30 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

What a great choice. We had the pork "schnitzel", huge portion that I shared with my 6 yrs old daughter. My wife had creole shrimp and my older kid had an amazing shrimp in garlic creamy sauce. Really awesome place close to Ephrata, would come...More

1  Thank Mikinata
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Our first time here, and our first time trying authentic Columbian food! They did a wonderful job explaining the different dishes to us, and were extremely accommodating to our different levels of spice tolerance! We (kiddos included) tried the yuca fritas and the beef, cheese,...More

1  Thank mzament
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

What a surprise to find such a wonderful restaurant right in our backyard. The staff is friendly and the food is authentic and amazing. Prices are reasonable. 3 of us ate for less than $75 including appetizers. We brought our own bottle of wine as...More

Thank Q5581TBdeb
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

So we're in Amish Country but not in the mood for a heavy meal. This place totally hit the mark. Our waiter and the chef were old school. They were versed in the art of service. They talked to us about the food, made spot...More

Thank pmcm2008
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Got to try several Colombian / South American dishes that were all very good. Favorites were the Enchilada chicken, steak and the Colombian sausage (Chorizo). Super friendly staff. Very clean. Nothing else like it in Central PA.

Thank jeffandellen77
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

How is this place not packed? We were here in a Friday night and the line should have been out the door. As a transplant from South Florida, I have a hard time finding good, authentic Latin cuisine in South Central PA. Aromas Del Sur...More

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My wife and I visited Aromas del Sur which was recommended by the innkeeper at the Artist's Inn Bed and Breakfast. We brought a bottle of champagne and had excellent service and thoroughly enjoyed our conversations with Arturo. The food was delicious and we will...More

Thank jordanallen321
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The food is different and good for what it is, I guess, I have notning to compare ir tll. The atmosphere was uncomfortable. A big space, but not busy and too quiet. If you like ethnic food it's definitely a good place to try at...More

Thank Brooke E
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Reasonable prices, fair portions, flavorful food, extremely friendly staff and owners. It makes for a nice change of pace from other restaurants in town.

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Very interesting place. Nice atmosphere and decor The service here was great and very helpful with any questions you had and explained all the dishes for you. Offered to spice up any dish you wanted and accommodate you in any way they can. The food...More

1  Thank Linda W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 548 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-738-0101
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This restaurant was opened in October 2010 by a group of three Colombian sibilings. We like to say we serve Spanish food but most of our dishes are cooked and prepared with Colombian influence. We wanted to bring a little part of South America to the Ephrata and Lancaster area and educate people on our lifestyle. Please come by and enjoy something we are very passionate about. We have delicious appetizers which come out fast and are filling along with our plentiful entrees. We serve your typical dishes such as pork, steak, and chicken which are usually always accompanied by their rice and beans. These dishes are prepared with Colombian spices and seasoning, but are not spicy as many believe just flavorful. We have options for reservation, take out, BYOB, and large parties. TAKE A LOOK AT OUR NEW WEBSITE!!!Please feel free to call during business hours.
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