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JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar

491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601-2711
+1 717-399-3996
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (24 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue, American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601-2711
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ironically, my last review here was 4 years ago for the exact same reason - my daughter’s birthday, one of her favorite places. While it’s not my first time back since then, I thought an updated review would be appropriate. Maybe it’s because it’s linked...More

Thank TFopinion
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

TFopinion, thanks for the great review! 1st of all, your daughter has great taste! 2nd of all, why don't you come here more often? We will continue to give you great food & service so we will take you up on the promise that you...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

Recently my wife and I visited relatives that live in Lancaster County. While out travelling about we decided to try J B Dawsons for lunch. None of us have eaten there before. It had a very nice cozy and warm atmosphere. The wait staff was...More

Thank Frank E
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Frank E, thanks for the very nice review. So glad that you found us and enjoyed everything. We hope to see you again when you are in town. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 19 September 2017

JB Dawson's could not be better at what it is trying to be. JBD's is a "Casual Dining" place in the suburbs where families can relax and have a nice meal-- yet adults can have wine and other adult beverages. What shines at JBD's (and...More

Thank LVWanderer
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

LVWanderer, thanks for the great review! I couldn't have written a better review. We work our tails off to ensure the best possible service so it's always nice to hear when people notice it. We look forward to seeing you again. Hopefully sooner than 2...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

A chance opportunity to try this place for the first time. A very nice atmosphere and pleasant wait staff. We had the prime rib and chicken / rib platter. The prime rib is as good as any steak house. The broccoli was fresh and al...More

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

yummy_n_da_tummy, thanks for the very nice review. We are so glad that you finally gave us a chance and that you enjoyed everything. Sorry to hear that you didn't love our BBQ sauce because we get so many people to tell us how much they...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

brother and sister in laws and brother in laws brother and friend had lunch.we all enjoyed our meals.very nice atmosphere, food was very good!

Thank B A
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

B A, thanks for the very nice review. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Service is stellar, nice large/cozy wooden booths where you can feel you're the only people in the dining room and they know how to cook steaks to order. Excellent garlic mashed potatoes. We've always had excellent experiences here & continue returning.

1  Thank dan l
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thanks for the great review & your continued patronage. Glad to hear that we continue to impress as that is what we strive for. Looking forward to serving you again. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

After reading reviews of JB Dawson's my wife and I decided to give it a try. We wasn't disappointed. The restaurant although it's in a strip mall location is very cozy inside.I had the Cajun seasoned grilled shrimp and scallops wife had fish &chips we...More

2  Thank we2sigs
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

we2sigs, thanks for the very nice review. Glad to hear that you finally gave us a try and that we didn't disappoint. You should expect nothing less each & every time you walk through our doors. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Visited here in late May for lunch and love it so much visited again 2 days later. We had been shopping at the mall and wanted a sit down lunch. I had the Prime Rib Sandwich, it was delicious. The fries were also super....Everything we...More

1  Thank wvshopper
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

wvshopper, thanks for the great review! We look forward to seeing you again. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner.

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I wanted a restaurant with a cozy atmosphere and good quality food. We chose JB Dawson not only based on the reviews but because the manager cared to answer every review no matter what was said. The staff did not disappoint either....More

2  Thank Jap611
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Jap611, thanks so much for the great review! So glad to hear you finally gave us a try and we didn't disappoint. Expect nothing but the best each & every time you come to JBD's. I will be sure to pass this review along to...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I searched the web for a great place to dine in Lancaster. We stumble on this gold mine!!!!! So, we make reservations hoping the online menu will be true to picture. Even better!!!! We were so pleased with everything. Sarah is a...More

3  Thank Kim B
Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Kim, what else can I say except WOW! Thanks of the great review & we are so glad that you finally found us. You should expect everything to be great each & every time you walk through our doors. Looking forward to your next visit....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601-2711
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-399-3996
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Description
Located At Park City Shopping Mall
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