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The Udder Choice

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1812 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1108
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We found The Udder Choice last year just by driving by... this year it was top of our list for lunch! Prices are super, food is yummy too! Service is a little slow at lunchtime but the place gets packed. I ate light so I could squeeze in a sundae for dessert! So good! Check it out!

Thank travelinsuemaryland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique place with great turkey club, soups and ice cream. Interesting collection of ice cream scoops on display.

Thank Terry S
Lititz, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is decorated with old ice cream signs and scoops for a reason. It has wonderful ice cream at a reasonable price. A two scoop dish (butterfingers and malted milk ball👍🏻) was only $2. Lunch selections always include wonderful soups and sandwiches. If you go on a Monday, you can often get a "toasted cheeseburger". This is a grilled... More 

Thank Melissa W
Goshen, New York
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch Soup, large selection to choose from. Cup or bowl. Sandwich turkey freshly cooked. Ice cream Sundae with hot fudge. Wow what a great lunch & reasonably priced.

Thank ny-snowflakes
Magnolia, Nj
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were passing thru for the weekend and wanted ice cream. I had the best chocolate marshmallow ice cream ever!

Thank Tinkerbell320
Spring Hill, Florida
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The soup was hot and very good. The lunch I had was fresh made and excellent. I found the cost to be good and the quality of the food excellent.

Thank Butch L
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to The Udder Choice on Friday evening for a quick dinner with my wife. definitely a family place basically a soup and sandwich place with good food and great prices. The ice cream is homemade and great

Thank Nick M
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Enjoyed one lunch and four dinners during a one week stay in the Ephrata area. The wait staff was friendly and efficient and we really enjoyed the daily soup specials, especially the tomato florentine soup. Restaurant decor includes a fascinating assortment of vintage ice cream signs and a display of ice cream scoops (ca.1900 - 1950). Great menu and place... More 

Thank WorldwideTrips2014-
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

They had great sandwiches but only sides are chips and pickles, which was fine because it left room for dessert! Service was fast and friendly. Highly recommend for a no fuss lunch at a great price!

Thank melanyboatwright
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Ok, not much else to say. Grilled cheese sandwich and soup. Soup was probably canned and the sandwich was a little soggy.

Thank Brian B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1812 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1108
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: 717-733-4300

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