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JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar

491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601
+1 717-399-3996
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Ranked #40 of 510 Restaurants in Lancaster
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: LOCATED AT PARK CITY SHOPPING MALL
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Medina, Ohio
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

I was traveling on business and decided to try this place after reading the reviews. I chose to sit at the bar for dinner and had very attentive service. I had the salmon, potatoes and green bean almonds for dinner and everything was very tasty. The complimentary warm bread was a nice touch while I was waiting for dinner. I... More 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Went this past weekend with my wife before seeing a play in town and enjoyed it very much. From getting seated to dessert everything was great. Had the ribs and crab cake combo and it was fantastic, both of my sides were great (had the chips and black beans and rice). Our server did a very good job, And the... More 

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Bob, thanks for such a nice review. I will make sure that we share this with the staff and we hope to see you again soon. Best Wishes, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations. More 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Every thing on my plate tasted like cheap dinner food for as expensive as the prices are I expected much better quality of food.

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Pete D, General Manager at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Carl, so sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy anything from your visit to J.B. Dawson's. As you can see from our other reviews, this isn't something that we expect to see in any of our reviews. I would love to speak to you in person about your visit so I can hear exactly what food you had. How was... More 

Roselle, Illinois
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by hotel (Fairview Inn...with a 10% meal discount with room key). Plenty of standard American fare to choose from. I found the chicken to be juicy, tasty and seasoned pretty for my taste. Warm bread served and two sides, for a fill-me up meal. Service was a bit lopsided...one person took drinks orders, another brought some of them, then... More 

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the very nice review. We do work on a team system so that is why you saw a few different faces. Hopefully the service was seamless. It's supposed to be at least. Anyways, we hope to see you in a couple weeks. Sincerely, Pete More 

Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I love this restaurant,amazing and delicious food ,our special food is texas tenders platter! Very good experience and for sure will be back!

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review & we sure do hope to see you again in the future. Best Wishes! Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner More 

Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

JB Dawson's is a great place for lunch or dinner with family or friends or even a special date night. The restaurant is classy, but not stuffy. You can dress casually and still feel comfortable. We've never been disappointed with the food, and the service is very good. Their salmon is delicious as well as the crab cakes and many... More 

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review & we hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner More 

Hackettstown, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Ate here with the family. Food was fantastic. I'm usually hesitant about ordering ribs at a non rib/ bbq joint. Something told me to get the ribs- they were out of this world! All of our food was fantastic. Ate here on a Friday noght. We got in to town at about 9pm and were looking for somewhere to sit... More 

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review & so glad your IPhone chose us. LOL. Hope to see you again soon. Best Wishes. Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner More 

Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had lunch here. As usual, the food was great, fresh and hot and Mario the bartender is always great, attentive and friendly. We usually visit Dawson's weekly.

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hello again. Hope to see you again next week. Pete More 

lancaster,pa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Came with the family and they were gracious enough to give us a booth in the "bar area" so we could take advantage of happy hour even with the kids. We all shared the shrimp, spinach dip, and the texas tenders. Shrimp were perfectly cooked and the sauce was very flavorful. Waiter was very attentive and the manager stopped by... More 

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Pete D, General Manager at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thanks for the very nice review & we are glad you enjoyed the Happy Hour. There are some great deals on that menu. Sincerely, Pete Director of Operations/Owner. More 

Hamilton Square, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

AWESOME is just the beginning. The waitresses and waiters were TERRIFIC. If one saw that you might be looking for your server, they would stop and ask if they could help you. My wife enjoyed her very scrumptious French Onion Soup, while a devoured the Baked Potato Soup. The came our entrees. My wife said that her Crabcake Sandwich was... More 

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Pete D, Owner at JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

You are sooooooo right. Our ribs are the best ever!!!!!!!!! Hands down. We are told this all the time. We hope to see you again and make sure you come hungry and on a Monday. Sincerely, Pete DiCarlo. Director of Operations/Owner More 

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Additional Information about JB Dawson's Restaurant & Bar

Address: 491 Park City Ctr, Lancaster, PA 17601
Phone Number: +1 717-399-3996
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Seafood, Steakhouse

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