Why 187 Rue Principale Is the Best for Farm to Table Dining

Just a short 18-minute drive from our inn, you’ll find one of the most incredible dining experiences at 187 Main St. in Emmaus, PA. 187 Rue Principale, which is French for “187 Main Street,” offers a French-inspired menu that you won’t find anywhere else. The ever-changing menu is “driven by the seasons and the availability of ingredients,” and features the highest quality ingredients from local sources. This means that every time you visit 187 Rue Principale, you’ll order from a custom farm-to-table menu that offers unique dishes featuring only the freshest ingredients.

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The Best Brunch In Town

There are many reasons why 187 Rue Principale is one of the most popular Emmaus restaurants, but the brunch menu is a major factor. Starting at 8 a.m. each day, 187 Rue Principale overs a delicious way to start your day. Sweet and savory crepes are the house specialty, but they also offer egg dishes, tartines, salads, and a renowned quiche. In addition, the French resturant offers an excellent selection of tea and delicious coffee that you can enjoy throughout the day.

A Divine Dinner Menu

At dinner, 187 Rue Principale offers an even more impressive dining experience. You will choose from many culinary creations that offer a modern interpretation of French classics. Using ingredients sourced from local farms and purveyors, the menu “changes with the whim of the season,” but features fresh salads, decadent cheeses, and entrees that range from seafood to duck.

Splurge with a Special

While any night is a good night to visit 187 Rue Principale, Tuesday-Thursday are especially good days of the week to make your reservation. When you do, you can indulge without the guilt thanks to these great specials:

  • Tuesday enjoy 1/2 price mussels
  • Wednesday 1/2 price glasses of wine
  • Thursday 1/2 price specialty cocktails

Attend a Fun Event at 187 Rue Principale

In addition to amazing dining choices, 187 Rue Principale also offers unique events to attend each month. You’ll find cooking classes, live music nights, wine tastings,  and more! When you plan your Lehigh Valley vacation, be sure to check the event calendar to see what is going on at the time of your visit.

Visit the Lehigh Valley and Stay at The Sayre Mansion!

Now that you know about one of the best restaurants in the area, it’s time to start planning your trip to the Lehigh Valley! When searching for the perfect home-away-from-home, look no further than the Sayre Mansion. Conveniently located near 187 Rue Principale and other fantastic eateries in the area, our Bethlehem bed and breakfast provides a peaceful, relaxing retreat in between bites.

Our beautiful rooms or suites offer a variety of wonderful amenities including luxurious linens, crackling fireplaces, and beautiful views of our gardens and grounds, then join us the next morning for a delicious gourmet breakfast that will have you fueled up and ready for more culinary adventures. We want to help you plan your next Lehigh Valley getaway. Give us a call today!

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