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Bistro Barberet & Bakery

26 E King St, Lancaster, PA 17602-2850
+1 717-690-2354
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 E King St, Lancaster, PA 17602-2850
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Birthday dinner for 6. We started at the bar and gradually made our way to our table. Excellent service, drinks, and food. We did not feel rushed and we have a lovely time over the wine. Included in our dishes were the smoked salmon starters,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ctonabb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited both the Bakery & the Bistro several times over the past 2 years. It’s one of my favorite places in Lancaster. Meals here are always special and we like to come here to celebrate special occasions.. Most recently my family & I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We rarely get date night, but when we do usually go to our standard favorites (LUCA, Checkers). We decided to try something different and we're so happy we did! Bistro Barberet and Bakery was excellent from start to finish. The atmosphere is quaint - hidden...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Runwaychic
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner with friends from France with a fantastic cuisine experience similar to the one we could have in France in an upscale restaurant. The owners are exceptional with warm welcoming and excellent service along the dinner. Thank you for this magical...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank momok656
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

She nice moving to the area about 30 months ago we have dined at 90+ Lancaster County restaurants. Barberet remains one of our very favorites. We have gone their several times as just a couple but other times with another couple or with a large...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kevin M
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Barberet is an absolute gem. Having been to Paris and several other towns in France, I can truly say that Barberet combines the elegance and quality of a true French Bistro but with exceptional hospitality! From espresso to world class pastries and classic French dishes,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Barca729
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a special dessert and everything looked amazing! Better yet, the four treats we got were absolutely delicious! We highly recommend the snickers mousse cake and a three layered mousse cup with an almond crumble.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Laura E
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Stopped in to have lunch with my wife, I've been telling her how good the burgers are... We were not disappointed! The service is a bit slow, so choose this place for a relaxing, laid back meal.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ArtMusic
Reviewed August 4, 2018

If it wouldn't be for a hostess who was trying to give us the worst possible table (situated by the entrance to the hallway leading to the kitchen and probably to the bathrooms too) while having 2/3 of the tables available I would gladly gave...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pyatachok
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We arrived on a Saturday as the doors were being unlocked. Staff was friendly and engaging. My wife and daughter both enjoyed a piece of quiche. Great place to visit prior to hitting the Central Market (within walking distance). Very good experience and the number...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dstambaugh3
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June 20, 2018|
Response from Carolyn G | Reviewed this property |
I did not review this Bistro but my review was filed under a different name at a place I have never been I tried several times to correct it. The review was for Dandalion Bistro in Maryland
December 27, 2016|
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Response from Cedric B | Property representative |
no you shouldn't dinner yes will recommend
September 28, 2016|
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Response from StacyG0317 | Reviewed this property |
We only stuffed our faces with dessert so I am not sure. Sorry!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 E King St, Lancaster, PA 17602-2850
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-690-2354
  • E-mail
French inspired bistro menu with an emphasis on classical French flavors and influences with some every day casual American fare and a modern Bakery with elevated classical French pastries.french casual bistro with french bakery it will take you from Paris to Pa Never before has Lancaster been home to a contemporary French bistro with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Barberet Bistro & Bakery will transport you to the chic patisseries of Paris with its modern take on classically delicious desserts. French cuisine Relish the classically French options on our menu. From the everyday favorites like Quiche Lorraine and Croque Monsieur, to the specialty dinner options of Foie Gras, Tartare, or Bouillabaisse, we provide you an rich, authentically inspired cuisine. Bistro closed Sunday & Monday bakery closed Monday
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