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General Sutter Inn

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Mon, 4/22
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Cup $4.00
Bowl $6.00
Turkey, Chorizo & Black Bean Chili
Corn chips, cheddar, scallions
Cup $3.50
Bowl $5.00
Soup Du Jour
Prepared daily w/ seasonal ingredients
Beet & Goat Cheese Salad
Arugula, apples, fennel, pistachio vinaigrette
With grilled chicken $+5.00
Grilled shrimp $+5.00
Caesar Salad
Romaine hearts, asiago, croutons, classic caesar dressing
Pear & Walnut Salad
Baby spinach, blue cheese, carrots, celery seed dressing
Steamed Mussels
Green chile-basil broth, garlic bread
Flash Fried Calamari
Tomato-ginger chutney, wasabi aioli, lime
House potato chips, cheddar, bacon, scallions, sour cream
Honey Chipotle Wings
Celery, carrots, blue cheese dressing
Deviled Eggs
Crispy oysters, smoked paprika, brown sugar bacon
Scotch egg $3.00
Pork pie $8.50
Fish & Chips
Beer battered pollock, remoulade, lemon
Scotch egg $3.00
Pork pie $8.50
Bangers & Mash
Cumberland sausages, caramelized onion gravy
Scotch egg $3.00
Pork pie $8.50
Shepherd's Pie
Ground lamb, carrots, onions & mashed potatoes
Scotch egg $3.00
Pork pie $8.50
Chicken & Leek Pie
Puff pastry crust, mixed green salad
Bulls Head Burger
Smoked bacon, blue cheese, caramelized onions
All Natural Bison Burger
Cheddar, guacamole, jalapeño, crispy onions
Grilled Turkey Burger
Apple-cranberry relish, portabella mushroom, brie
Ale Braised Pork Shoulder
Broccolini, extra sharp provolone, pepperoncini
Roasted Turkey
Avocado, provolone, roasted peppers, chipotle ranch
Pulled Beer Can Chicken
Cheddar, BBQ sauce, creamy cole slaw
Rib Eye Steak
Mushrooms, onions, swiss, horseradish, beef jus
Maryland Crab Cake
Smoked bacon, arugula, tomato, caper remoulade
Grilled Filet Mignon
Blue cheese potato gratin, wilted baby spinach, wild mushroom jus
Strip Steak Frites*
Pickled onion, baby arugula, fried hen egg, bourbon whiskey glaze
Crispy Half Duck
Butternut squash puree, vanilla roasted pear, dried cherry-shallot confit
Maryland Crab Cakes
Roasted potatoes, broccolini, cilantro-caper remoulade single15, twin
Pan Seared Salmon
Lobster risotto, green beans, toasted hazelnuts, limoncello vinaigrette
Sauteed Gulf Shrimp
Sweet potato-jalapeno grits, andouille sausage, slow braised tomatoes
Rigatoni Bolognese
Sweet sausage, smoked pancetta, tomatoes, herb ricotta, parmesan
Roasted cauliflower, melted leeks, fonduta, black truffle breadcrumbs
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Bar, Pub
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

After a wonderful day in town exploring the shops and history of beautiful Lititz, we called into the General Sutter Inn for a meal. Our waitress, Johanna, was efficient, helpful, and extremely fun. She made our meal incredibly enjoyable. My husband ordered the fisherman's pie...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank IRISHhms
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2017

Dear IRISHhms, Thank you so much for you wonderful review of the General Sutter Dining Room! I am ecstatic at how much you enjoyed your dining experience with us and certainly hope to continue to improve upon each and every return visit with us! I...More

Reviewed August 24, 2017

I have been working in Lititz for about 9 months but had not been to any of the local restaurants until recently. My wife and I had dinner on a Saturday night and it was excellent! Staff was very friendly and food was delicious! Highly...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank halfwitt
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear halfwitt, Thank you for not only taking the time to share your thoughts on TripAdvisor, but also for finally joining us for dinner! We hope to continue to impress you as you frequent the General Sutter Inn, but dont forget to try out the...More

Reviewed August 22, 2017

We went for a late business lunch in the main dining because it's quiet. Only 4 tables had diners so it wasn't busy in the least. The food took way too long for a sandwich, a crabcake sandwich and a veggie burger (all with fries)....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Carly H
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear Carly H, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on TripAdvisor. I apologize for the lengthiness of your lunch, as well as to the simplicity in the presentation of your sandwiches. I will review your submission with both the kitchen and...More

Reviewed August 21, 2017

Great service great food. The sea bass was an outstanding meal. All of this surrounded by a historic atmosphere and charming town.More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank msadventure2014
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear msadventure2014, Thank you for your compliments on our dinner special, as well as the service you experienced while our guest at the General Sutter Inn. We hope to continue to provide such culinary works time and again to all of our guests, and look...More

Reviewed August 11, 2017

We went on a Thursday night when they have music outside. The outside area was full, so we ate inside and then had an after-dinner drink outside. Food was good, the service was pretty fast and friendly.More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank bweids5
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear bweids5, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us on TripAdvisor. I'm pleased to hear that you experience with us was enjoyable, to say the least! We hope you return to enjoy another wonderful dining experience with us again in...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017

The restaurant features a beautiful patio, and the staff, from hosts to waiters, are very friendly. However, it took forever (more than 45 minutes) for our entrees to arrive, and when they did one was a wrong order, and a side of mac and cheese...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank MarkamBey
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear MarkamBey, Firstly, allow me to apologize for the lapse in timeliness you experienced during your dining experience with us. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the kind sentiments you displayed in your review regarding the pleasantness of our staff....More

Reviewed July 20, 2017

Moved to Lititz two years ago and always enjoyed the Inn for lunch and dinner. I use to order the chicken pot pie it was always very tasty but now it is tasteless. Dishes we liked were removed from the menu. The Inn and Pub...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 884foodiegirl
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear 884foodiegirl, Firstly, thank you for taking the time to share you thoughts with us here on Trip Advisor. I apologize for your dissatisfaction with our Chicken and Leek Pie. Chef has been made aware of this and also sends his regrets. If it is...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017

Service is always a little slow here but the food is very good. If you want a little quieter experience try the linen covered Inn side. If the rain hadn't been coming on the plan was to eat on their beautiful terrace. Tikka Marsala has...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Lisaonthegoco
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear Lisaonthegoco, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us here on TripAdvisor. I'm glad that we were able to accommodate you, even with the onset of rain, as well as meeting the specific dining needs of your daughter. We certainly look forward to your...More

Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Looking for food at 10 pm, and learning bulls head pub kitchen just clised, the manager at night desk suggested we order food in and spread out in Seco day lounge room in bulls head. 2 hours. 20 people. Pizza and sandwiches from Roma Pizza...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank dnamadkate
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear dnamadkate, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us here on TripAdvisor. We are happy to have hosted you all for drinks in the Pub Lounge. I'm sorry that you weren't able to enjoy some of our kitchen's selections, and...More

Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Nice hotel; great choice if you want to be in the middle of Lititz but you just don't want a B&B. Nice sized rooms, friendly staff.More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank TexSF
paul p, Manager at General Sutter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear TexSF, Thank you for sharing you thoughts with us here on TripAdvisor! We certainly hope that you decide to stop in again on your next trip through Lititz and as always, look forward to serving you again in the future! ~Sincerely, Christian Estrella Assistant...More

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May 12, 2018|
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Response from 169PollyT | Reviewed this property |
I have always parked on the street. If there is special parking in the back I am not aware of it. Possibly a phone call to them would help you
March 3, 2017|
Response from Mosslady53 | Reviewed this property |
Very simply tomatoes, cheese, onion, and seasoning in a pie crust. One of those dishes where everyone has a slight variation in the recipe.
December 28, 2016|
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Response from bobbil815 | Reviewed this property |
I was just at the Pub attached to the Sutter, Monday, December 26, 2016, holiday week, parked about 1 1/2 block away. Hopefully the weather will be good for you.
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