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Hershey Farm Restaurant

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240 Hartman Bridge Rd, Ronks, PA 17572-9791
18008278635
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Amissville, Virginia
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The gift shop is very interesting to walk through and has a wide variety of products. However, the buffet is average at best which makes the nearly $30 per person way overpriced.

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Forest Hill, Maryland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After reading several reviews, I decided to give the restaurant a try for my "birthday dinner". We had excellent service, the wait staff was very friendly and attentive. Although I wasn't as impressed with the entire buffet, we still had an enjoyable dinner. The rolls were extremely fresh, good salad bar and we had plenty to eat. If visiting the... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unless you want to pay too much for more than food than you can humanely eat, buy al la carte. All of their entrees are fun. Service is good.

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Thank Thomas P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food is local and very good. It can get a little crowed because bus trips stop there for the Sight and Sound theater. They also have good baked items and gifts for sale and a nice little produce and flower section outdoors. They have a few goats and chickens that the kids can feed. Very nice.

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Thank Helen M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This a place you should stop and try! They are keeping up with times and really is fun and food is good an hot!

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have only been to Hershey Farm Smorgasbord once, but the experience was worth it. We went for my friends birthday (which she ate for FREE and recieved a FREE whoopie pie). The hostesses were very nice (they had several bus groups they were seating) and the server was very nice as well. We did however, have an issue...she was... More 

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Palmyra, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ate dinner here recently while vacationing in the area. The employees were very pleasant, the food was great and the price was very reasonable. Senior discounts.

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Galloway, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here at least 2 times prior and had a much better experience. My husband ordered a la cart and the food was cold as if they took it from the buffet instead of making it fresh. Very disappointing and we will not return.

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Maryland
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came back to Hershey Farm Restaurant because we had a good experience last time, and I wanted to introduce some of my family to the Amish smorgasbord. We came when the restaurant opened for lunch, and we got first dip into everything and we found out that they are having a promotion and kids can eat free! The food... More 

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Mastic, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been eating here for several years now. The best thing about the place is the consistency. From the first time we started to go here till now the quality of the food has always been great. There is a large variety to choose from so everyone can always find something they like. We also like they have different special... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$8 - $30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Hartman Bridge Rd, Ronks, PA 17572-9791
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ronks
  • Phone Number: 18008278635
Description
Hershey Farm's Grand Smorgasbord features both classic PA Dutch dishes and modern flavors. Enjoy our original recipes, hot entrées, freshly prepared daily specials on the Grill, a hot carving station, crisp salads and homemade soups on the Soup, Salad, Gourmet Bread & Potato Bar and our famous desserts on the Bakery fresh deluxe dessert bar. As always, enjoy a breakfast, lunch or dinner at the Grand Smorgasbord FREE, on the date of your birth. I.D. is required for FREE birthday meal.

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