5 Restaurants for Special Occasions

VL-Restaurant-Special (Revere)

Somewhat upscale—or even more than that—these Lancaster County restaurants offer a special experience for special occasions. Reservations are usually recommended.

Fireside Tavern

A classy place with a healthy touch of a friendly neighborhood eatery, never seems to disappoint.

1500 Historic Dr, Strasburg, PA 17579

(717) 687-7979

Historic Revere Tavern

Drive out into the country east of the Route 30 East outlets, take a look at the brick exterior, and you’ll know it’s a classy place. It’s also unpretentious and stocked with a great menu.

3063 Lincoln Hwy, Paradise, PA 17562

(717) 455-7663

Olde Lincoln House

Venture to this underrated, elegant, slightly old-fashioned place, housed in one of Ephrata’s oldest buildings, for a great dinner, especially burgers.

1398 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522

(717) 733-3490

Sugarplums & Tea

Not just a “ladies’ tea place,” but a classy, small, out-of-the-way gathering place in the middle of subdivisions, with great sandwiches, desserts and yes, tea.

403 Bank Barn Ln, Lancaster, PA 17602

(717) 394-9166

The Waterfront

Near Lancaster Country Club, host to the LPGA U.S. Women’s Open, definitely a place to go to celebrate a wedding or an anniversary.

680 Millcross Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601

(717) 390-8777

— Dave O’Connor