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Plain & Fancy

3121 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9630
+1 717-768-4400
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“roast beef” (116 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (96 reviews)
“chow chow” (46 reviews)
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American, Dutch, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3121 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9630
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed eating here. Good food. Prices were good. Something for everyone. Everything was delicious and the kids even enjoyed it.

Thank Tslon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good solid meat and two choices with regional Amish specialties. Food and service were above average and the setting was old country.

Thank rhw8011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No longer can you go have a Dutch Amish style meal unless you book in advance or are part of a group. They moved this restaurant to the upstairs location and replaced it with a horrible Bbq joint that has some of the items you...More

Thank GWP300
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I was on a Mayflower tour. I looked forward to eating at the Plain and Fancy, but was quite disappointed. The meal was served family style. The food was all quite ordinary. The apple dumpling crust was hard and tasteless.. One person at each table...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Although the restaurant’s menu currently features BBQ, the Amish Farm Feast is still available for groups of 20+. We came here with a tour group for the latter. Amish-style food is homogeneous within this region—all of it is hearty meat-and-potatoes fare, cooked from scratch and...More

Thank FoodFight101
Reviewed 27 November 2017

It was really nice to enjoy such a delicious and varied buffet before headed down to the magic show which was a very delightful and entertaining for us, including our grandchildren

Thank Joni J
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We ate here with a bus group family style and it was average at best. Gravy tasted like it came right out of a package, chicken pot pie rather bland, fried chicken had minimum of flavor. Raisin bread was terrific and service was super. Has...More

Thank RoyM1336
Reviewed 11 November 2017

G with the flow. My family ordered entrees from differing sections of the menu - and then shared. ...A great gusto rial experience. Even the grandchildren were pleased.

Thank rjb168
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I food here is good, nothing special, same kinda food you can make in your own kitchen, the difference is you get to eat it with ppl you don't know sitting at your table, could this be fun, I guess so but it's just not...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Good food, good price. We were doing the Amish experience and ate at the restaurant. Also visited the store and there were a lot of things at the store to browse through.

Thank Emma M
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Questions & Answers
21 December 2017|
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Response from FoodFight101 | Reviewed this property |
That is correct. According to the restaurant, at the present time the Feast is available only to groups of 20 or larger.
11 February 2017|
Response from Jennifer B | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! Please contact our Group Sales department at 800-791-9083 and we can provide you with pricing for the various group menus that we offer.
18 August 2016|
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Response from jackiedan212 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the price is $19.99 per person, but if you enter from the West parking lot, there is a coupon holder for $3 off per person Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505-9630
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Bird in Hand
  • Phone Number: +1 717-768-4400
Family-Style dining EXCLUSIVELY FOR GROUPS OF 20+ ONLY, in our spacious group dining room. Farm To Table Since 1959. Amos, Ben, Manny and Elmer, are our Amish neighbors who supply us with sweet corn, tomatoes, watermelon, cabbage, broccoli, squash, peppers and onions, and have helped us go from "farm to table" for over 50 years. Plain & Fancy is home to Lancaster County PA's original Amish Farm Feast. This full course, pass-the-platter dinner includes appetizers, entrees, sides, breads, desserts and beverages. EXCLUSIVELY FOR GROUPS OF 20+ WITH ADVANCE RESERVATIONS
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