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Fenz Restaurant

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398 Harrisburg Avenue, Suite 100, Lancaster, PA 17603
717.735.6999
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The restaurant features a contemporary bistro-style menu, formed from the...
The restaurant features a contemporary bistro-style menu, formed from the idea that casual dining can be stylish, and that some of our favorite comfort foods can benefit with the remix of contemporary flair. In addition to revised classics, the menu includes small plate "tastes" to share or enjoy with a cocktail. Daily specials from Chef Daniella Ward complete the culinary scenario by offering inspirations of the moment, influenced by the season.
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  • 70
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
You will not be disappointed

I got a call from the boss I'm coming into town tomorrow how about we get together for dinner. I waited until the morning, made a few calls to some friends looking for something new and exciting. I know I should've went with something reliable but 2 of my friends suggested FENZ. The atmosphere... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
BigUncleRon
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

I got a call from the boss I'm coming into town tomorrow how about we get together for dinner. I waited until the morning, made a few calls to some friends looking for something new and exciting. I know I should've went with something reliable but 2 of my friends suggested FENZ. The atmosphere was trendy yet warm and friendly,... More 

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Exeter
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Could have been so much better. Poor execution. Ingredients were fresh, but 3 of 4 dinners completely off. Two of them cold. Not warm. Cold. The other not what we ordered. Round of free drinks nice gesture but would have preferred proper execution from wait staff and chef.

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Englewood, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

You would never guess from the building facade, that there was a chic dining space inside. Be prepared to climb the stairs to the larger seating area but it's a lovely space. Tlhe menu is not large but diverse enough to offer great options. There are good fish options...scallops with cous cous was delicious, salmon was served on an interesting... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Get a drink and some fried pickles! Entrees are usually great. Make sure you save room for one of their great deserts.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Our parents took us here for you engagement celebration. Fenz is an amazing restaurant. We loved the food and most of all the atmosphere. It is very chic. Love the decor and we had a wonderful evening here. Hope to return again soon!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Had a light lunch here that was basic but the tomato soup was amazing. The bartender we had was very efficient and on point. Great hangout!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for dinner last week after a spur of the moment decision to drive up to Lancaster for the weekend. The restaurant was nicely decorated and the service really prompt. The menu was suprisingly sparse (one page total) but we all found something to order. We started with deviled eggs and bruschetta for appetizers (yes, quite a weird... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

I would gladly overlook flaws at a restaurant, if the food redeems itself. Fenz is not at all fine quality dining. The duck I ordered was tough, salty and cold when it reached our table. My friend had a tuna that was far from fresh. On top of the high priced below average food; the waiter who served us was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We went here for my sister's birthday. Highlights were the rolls and my folks said the salmon was very good. Lowlight was discovering that the root vegetables that came with my meal included frozen peas. Will not be returning

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We tried to get into a nearby restaurant after a lacrosse game and they were full, so they recommended to try Fenz, which was at the other end of the same building. We were seated quickly and were very happy with the whole experience. Their deviled eggs appetizer was very good and we all had something different from salad to... More 

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Additional Information about Fenz Restaurant

Address: 398 Harrisburg Avenue, Suite 100, Lancaster, PA 17603
Phone Number: 717.735.6999
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 398 Harrisburg Avenue, Suite 100, Lancaster, PA 17603
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: 717.735.6999

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene, Doing business

Description

The restaurant features a contemporary bistro-style menu, formed from the idea that casual dining can be stylish, and that some of our favorite comfort foods can benefit with the remix of contemporary flair. In addition to revised classics, the menu includes small plate "tastes" to share or enjoy with a cocktail. Daily specials from Chef Daniella Ward complete the culinary scenario by offering inspirations of the moment, influenced by the season.
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?