Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
It's easy to find southern hospitality north of the Mason Dixon Line at General Pickett's Buffet Restaurant.
Located on the southern edge of Gettysburg, General Pickett's offers an extensive lunch and dinner buffet featuring fresh baked breads, homemade soups, salad bar and tempting dessert table with homemade pies and cakes. Enjoy down home cooking in a family atmosphere.
Lunch buffet is served from 11am through 3:30pm, Monday through Saturday and includes an extensive 50-item salad bar with homemade soups, fresh baked bread, and seasonal fruits. The hot buffet offers the chef’s daily specialties, including baked, barbecued or fried chicken, homemade meatloaf, veal parmigiana, chicken nuggets, Salisbury steak, vegetables, side dishes and a full dessert table.
The General's Dinner Buffet begins at 4pm daily, Monday through Saturday and is served exclusively on Sundays beginning at 11am. Enjoy all-you-can-eat dining, including carved top round of beef and ham, Southern-style fried tilapia, barbecued spare ribs, baked chicken, spicy shrimp Creole and a variety of fresh vegetables and casseroles. Begin your feast with the salad bar and complete your dinner with selections of homemade pies and cakes. Cocktails are available for your dining enhancement.
General Pickett's takes pride in assuring customer satisfaction and specializes in courteous, efficient seating for tour groups. Private rooms for banquets and meetings are available. A large parking area assures ample parking and the one-level entrance, dining room and restrooms are easily accessible. Reservations are not required, but are requested for your convenience when bringing a group.
In 2006, General Pickett's Buffets expanded to include an on-site attraction and gift shop above the restaurant.