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Bright's Restaurant

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1025 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2356
+1 717-738-1177
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“roasted chicken” (13 reviews)
“coleslaw” (3 reviews)
Open Now
05:30 - 20:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
1025 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2356
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Our family’s favorite takeout place in the area. Broasted Chicken, French Fries, and Coleslaw are all excellent.

Thank tlhkah
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Small quaint restaurant just outside of Akron Pa. Always busy but you will never wait long. Excellent selection of food, they have something for everyone.

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 12 January 2018

A must do for lunch in the Ephrata area! They are famous or their broasted chicken and did not disappoint. If you dine on a Thursday it is on special at an unbelievably good price. The pepper cabbage side was the freshest and best this...More

Thank gwenrich8
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Broasted chicken always very good. A great family restaurant. nothing special but always very good and clean family place.

Thank TDNotreDame
Reviewed 18 November 2017

It's time to update my last review (5+ years ago). It's the same family staff in the same building for 55 years. If it ain't broke. don't fix it. Don't expect gourmet at a family restaurant. Some PA Dutch meals and many "English" foods. All...More

Thank cranstonsnord
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Yummy country style food! Delicious meatloaf! Daily specials. Nice servers. Comfortable setting. Convenient.

Thank Joni G
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This is a good local dinner. A little worn on the outside, but nice and neat on the inside. Weekly specials and fast, friendly service. I will go back!

Thank motherocean3
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Brights provides good breakfasts at a reasonable price. Good place to meet local people. Wait staff is friendly and courteous. Good creamed beef (daily) and sausage gravy (Fridays) for breakfast. Ask if they have baked oatmeal when you visit. Bev does a good job w/...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Ok when I order Pot Pie I kind of expect it to have a crust, some chicken and some veggies. I guess the version here is a lot of dumpling noodles and some chicken in a bowl. Very disappointing considering the plethora of vegetables around....More

Thank baglady1234
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Stopped for dinner. Found the food to be outstanding but the physical appearance of the restaurant was worn out and in need of upgrading. The rest rooms are outside so you feel as if your at a gas station. No alcoholic beverages which we missed....More

1  Thank Michael G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
05:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1025 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2356
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-738-1177
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