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Federal Taphouse

€€ - €€€American, , Pizza
201 N Queen St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3551
+1 717-490-6932
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (56 reviews)
“fries” (27 reviews)
“fish tacos” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 02:00 Hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
201 N Queen St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3551
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, go multiple times a month! Food is amazing! Great bartenders! There's a bar and tons of table seating! They do seasonal beers which is always a favorite!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Krissy9222
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I usually refrain from rating a restaurant based on anything other than food. I am there to eat and if the meal is good, I can overlook a lot. However, we went here for dinner and it was very uncomfortable. They have very large windows...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank magjek
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Federal Taphouse was recommended as a great place to eat after church. They were correct. I had the Breakfast burger - fantastic. They have a lot of beers on tap. You can't go wrong choosing Federal Taphouse.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This is definitely the place to go for a great meal while traveling through Lancaster. Everything we ordered was just about great.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GrandPaRuss
Reviewed 1 September 2018

The atmosphere was cheery. The waiter was nice. The food was great. I was at the restaurant with friends. We each ordered a different pizza and shared so that we had a taste of 4 different pizzas. It worked great. Everything was good to eat....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

we were recommended to stop there even though it is a chain. It is very large with high ceilings and an upstairs. The beer list is tremendous and we had fun with everyone (9) getting something different. they also have wine etc. The food is...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Lois L
Reviewed 4 July 2018

First, I admit--of all things, I didn't have a beer from their huge list. But the 2-floor glass wall on a downtown corner sets off the spacious, woodsy dining room and long, curved bar--fun setting. The portions are big, fries distinctive, and service attentive--though we...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank HepAdvisor
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Our party of five met for a business meeting. Some of us ordered just beverages and two ordered supper. The food was well-prepared and presented. Our server, Spenser, was excellent - and accommodated our under $30 tab with great service. The restaurant is very welcoming...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank kek604
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Over a trip had a very nice lunch at the Federal taphouse. The pizza was very nice: thin crust and juicy. Enjoyed the beer selection

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Moreno_chicago
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Steak Frites was yummy and big! The Crab Macaroni and Cheese appetizer was huge! And very cheesy. Patty melt also delicious and good sized. There is a bar, TV’s, lots of windows and an upstairs. Good service. Good location. A couple blocks walk from Penn...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank slp54me
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7 December 2018|
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Response from magjek | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking garage across the street. We actually did a lot of walking in the neighborhood with no problems
9 November 2015|
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Response from laukhuff | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! A variety of everything!!! Great place!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Queen St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3551
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +1 717-490-6932
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