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Bright's Restaurant

1025 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2356
+1 717-738-1177
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good56%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“roasted chicken” (11 reviews)
“pot pie” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1025 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2356
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11 - 20 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 3 March 2016

I discovered Bright's several years ago thanks to relatives from Ephrata. Now I will often drive from Reading to Ephrata just to eat here. I so love the chicken corn noodle soup and the chicken cordon bleu sandwich - it's all I ever get! The...More

Thank RandyHick
Reviewed 24 August 2015

This is a great place to enjoy a lot of locals talk and listen to stories of the area. Food is very good and wait staff is very efficient and friendly.

Thank enjoyingretirement65
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Best chicken ever! This is our go to place for chicken. Love their family meal deals with fries and coleslaw. Highly recommend!

Thank Walkinlove
Reviewed 11 December 2014

If you like chicken, in a variety of ways, Bright's is a place to visit when you're in the area. As a local, I don't frequent Bright's very often, but usually out-of-towners enjoy this cute, old fashioned diner-type restaurant. Their breakfast is simple, but I...More

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 10 December 2014

If you are driving past and are a hungry traveler, stop. This is not a place to go out of your way for. Breakfast selection is really limited...nothing more than pancakes, eggs, bacon,really. But it's quick, decent,and well priced. Locals love the place and it...More

Thank Lakedale1
Reviewed 5 August 2014

BRIGHT"S is one of those non pretend places where you can go as you are for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Known county wide for their famous chicken, (which beats ANY CHAIN !) the menu is brief but always accompanied by several daily specials, which is...More

2  Thank Barry H
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We go here at least once a week. The food is good. And yes, the broasted chicken, macaroni salad, coleslaw,are some of the highlights. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all available. The soups are really good too. There are many nights when we are tired...More

1  Thank janice f
Reviewed 15 September 2013 via mobile

I can't imagine this dump having more than 2 stars! The atmosphere is just grumpy wait service in a filthy restaurant space. The food, even for being out of a can, is sub-par. During a recent visit to Lancaster County, we didn't have time to...More

2  Thank trvlerz
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We love the broasted chicken and the mac salad really rocks! even though the last order was not correct in the number of pieces of chicken we received, we called right away and the owner said he would make good on it on the next...More

1  Thank JoAnn C
Reviewed 23 July 2013 via mobile

We go there just to get the chicken meals as take out. The best chicken! Coleslaw and fries are good too!

1  Thank Walkinlove
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1025 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2356
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-738-1177
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