Café East Is Lancaster’s Go To Place For Asian Cuisine & Sushi

With all your favorite dishes, from General Tso’s Chicken, to Teriyaki Salmon, to the largest and most flavorful sushi menu in the area, Café East is your destination when you’re looking for great taste and presentation.

Location and Phone Number

594 Centerville Road
Lancaster, PA  17601


Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday  — 11 AM – 9:30 PM *
Saturday — 11 AM – 10:30 PM *
Sunday — 12 Noon – 9:30 PM *

* Our kitchen closes 30 minutes prior to our closing time.

B. Y. O. B.

Enjoy Your Meal With Your Own Favorite Libations!

For your enjoyment, we are a BYOB restaurant.  Feel free to bring your favorite beer or wine to enjoy with your next meal.  For your convenience, we even have sake and wine glasses for your use!


Enjoy Café East At Your Next Event

Whether it’s six people or six hundred people, we can bring the great taste of Café East to your meeting, wedding, holiday party and more.  Please call us at (717) 892-3858 to speak with a catering consultant today.

Freshest Ingredients

Expect The Best At Café East

We always use the freshest and finest ingredients to prepare our dishes and sushi, along with our special recipes and attention to detail.  Count on us to deliver the quality and taste you want and deserve.  Time after time.

Our Menu

Spring Roll / Egg Roll 1.85

Crispy Thai Roll (4) 4.95

Shrimp Mermaid (4) 6.95

Fried or Steamed Potsticker (8) 6.95

Shrimp Toast 6.95

Crab Rangoon (8) 6.95

Satay (4) (Chicken or beef) 7.50

Bar-B-0 Spare Ribs (4) 6.95 (8)12.95

Pu Pu Platter – BBQ spare ribs, chicken & shrimp toast, shrimp mermaid, chicken,satay, crab rangoon,spring roll 12.95

Edamame 4.95

Shrimp Tempura 8.95

Sushi 4 pieces 9.95

Sashimi 9 pieces 11.95

Yellowtail Jalepeno 11.95

Spicy California Poke 11.95

Scallion Pancake 4.99

Rock Shrimp 8.95

Wonton / Egg Drop 2.50 (M) /  5.00 (L)

Hot & Sour 2.50 (M) /  5.00 (L)

Miso 2.50 (M) /  5.00 (L)

Tom Yum Kung Classic Thai shrimp and mushroom soup 4.25 (M) /  8.50 (L)

Seafood Soup – Rich seafood soup with shrimp, scallop and crab 9.00


Green Salad  Mixed green salad with ginger dressing  4.95

Seaweed Salad 4.95

Kani (Spicy Crab) Salad 6.95

Avocado Salad 5.95

Spicy Crab Salad 5.95

Vegetable Fried Rice 8.95

Fried Rice (Your choice of roast pork, beef,chicken or shrimp) 9.95

House Fried Rice 11.50

Pineapple Fried Rice  Fresh pineapple, shrimp, chicken, crushed peanut and vegetable  11.50

Pad Thai   Classic Thai style rice noodles with egg, scallion, dried bean curd, bean sprout and crushed peanuts (Chicken, Shrimp or Vegetable) 11.75

Vegetable Lo Mein 9.95

Lo Mein (Roast Pork, chicken, beef or shrimp) 10.95

House Lo Mein 11.95

Chow Fun (Vegetable, roast pork, chicken, beef or shrimp) 10.95

House Chow Fun 11.95

Singapore Rice Noodle 11.95

Taiwanese Rice Noodle 11.95


All entrées served with white rice
Brown rice add $1
Pork fried rice add $2

Chicken w. Broccoli 12.95

Chicken w. Mixed Vegetables 12.95

Moo Goo Gai Pan 12.95

Chicken w. Snow Peas 12.95

Chicken w. Cashew Nuts 12.95

Sweet & Sour Chicken 12.95

Chicken w. Garlic Sauce 12.95

Kung Pao Chicken 12.95

Thai Stir-Fried Chicken Chicken sauteed with fresh basil leaves, onions and chili peppers 12.95

Green Curry Chicken Chicken, pepper, basil and eggplant in coconut green curry sauce 12.95

Red Curry Chicken Chicken, pineapple, onion and basil in red curry sauce 12.95

Chicken Chow Mein 12.95


All entrées served with white rice
Brown rice add $1
Pork fried rice add $2

Beef w. Mixed Vegetables 13.95

Beef w. Broccoli 13.95

Beef w. Snow Peas 13.95

Pepper Steak 13.95

Beef w. Garlic Sauce 13.95

Beef w. Mushroom 13.95

Hot & Spicy Beef 13.95

Thai Stir-Fried Beef Beef sauteed with fresh basil leaves, onions and chili pepper 13.95

Green Curry Beef Beef, pepper, basil and eggplant in coconut green curry sauce 13.95

Red Curry Beef Red, pineapple, onion and basil in red curry sauce 13.95

Beef Chow Mein 13.95


All entrées served with white rice
Brown rice add $1
Pork fried rice add $2

Roast Pork w. Mixed Vegetables 12.95

Roast Pork w. Broccoli 12.95

Pork w. Garlic Sauce 12.95

Kung Pao Pork 12.95


All entrées served with white rice
Brown rice add $1
Pork fried rice add $2

Jumbo Shrimp w. Mixed Vegetables 14.95

Jumbo Shrimp w. Broccoli 14.95

Jumbo Shrimp w. Snow Peas 14.95

Jumbo Shrimp w. Cashew Nuts 14.95

Jumbo Shrimp w. Lobster Sauce 14.95

Jumbo Shrimp w. Black Bean Sauce 14.95

Kung Pao Shrimp w. Peanuts 14.95

Jumbo Shrimp w. Garlic Sauce 14.95

Scallops w. Garlic Sauce 17.95

Thai Stir-Fried Jumbo Shrimp Shrimp sauteed with fresh basil leaves, onions and chili pepper 14.95

Green Curry Jumbo Shrimp Shrimp, pepper, basil and eggplant in coconut green curry sauce 14.95

Red Curry Jumbo Shrimp Shrimp, pineapple, onion and basil in red curry sauce 14.95

Shrimp Chow Mein 14.95


All entrées served with white rice
Brown rice add $1
Pork fried rice add $2

Buddha’s Delight 11.75

Steamed Fresh Vegetables 10.95

Broccoli in Garlic Sauce 10.95

Eggplant in Garlic Sauce 11.75

Ma Po Tofu 11.75

General Tso’s Tofu 11.75

Red Curry or Green Curry Vegetables 11.75

Vegetable Chow Mein 10.95


All entrées served with white rice
Brown rice add $1
Pork fried rice add $2

General Tso’s Chicken 13.95

Sesame Chicken 13.95

Pan Fried Noodles with Seafood Shrimp, scallops, crab and vegetables over crispy noodles 16.95

Jumbo Shrimp with Crispy Honey Walnuts Crispy shrimp and walnut medley topped with Chinese hollandaise sauce 16.95

Dragon & Phoenix General Tso’s chicken side by side with our Szechuan style jumbo shrimp 16.95

Orange Chicken 14.95

General Tso’s Triple Delight Shrimps, scallops and chicken in General Tso’s famous sauce 16.95

Triple Crown in Garlic Sauce Shrimps, scallops and chicken in garlic sauce 16.95

Three Flavor Chicken Sweet and sour chicken, sesame chicken and pineapple chicken 15.95

Four Seasons Pork, beef, chicken, shrimp and vegetables in brown sauce 15.95

Sizzling Beef and Scallop Medley 16.95

Seafood Red Curry Casserole Shrimp, scallop, crab and vegetables in red curry sauce 17.95

Shrimps & Scallop Green Curry Casserole 17.95

Peking Duck Classic crispy duck with scallions and hoisin sauce in thin crepes served with rich duck soup (Half) 19.00 (Whole) 36.00

Khao Phad Talay (Thai Seafood Fried Rice)  Thai comfort dish where simplicity and elegance meet – This fried rice dish offers shrimps, scallops, red and green peppers, onions and pineapple, flavored with a traditional country style Thai sauce, topped with fried shallots  13.95

Sizzling Udon Platter (Tofu, Chicken, Beef or Shrimp) Thick Japanese style noodles stir fried with your choice of meat and our rich garlic sauce, served on a sizzling platter 13.95

Penang Curry Your choice of chicken or beef sauteed with bamboo shoots, string beans, Thai basil and kaffir lime leaf served in a Penang curry sauce  16.95

Mango Chicken or Shrimp  Chicken or jumbo shrimp vegetable stir-fry with fresh mango, in a special tangy sauce  Chicken 12.95 / Shrimp  16.95

Pineapple Shrimp  Jumbo shrimp and select vegetable stir-fry accented with pineapple and our special spicy creamy Thai basil sauce served in a half pineapple  16.95

Muay Thai Chicken Tender slices of chicken and vegetables sauteed together and, served in a peanut and red curry sauce – velvety but full bodied with a kick  13.95

Teriyaki Tidal Wave  New York strip steak and jumbo shrimps served on a sizzling platter in our rich teriyaki sauce  18.95

Thai Cashew Chicken or Shrimp  Our spicy and piquant Thai style sauce takes cashew chicken or shrimp to the next level  Chicken 14.95 / Shrimp 17.95

Thai Sweet & Sour Stir Fry  A stir fry of your choice of meat or tofu along with crisp vegetables, pineapple and refreshing fresh cucumber and tomatoes in a tangy and spicy Thai style sauce  Chicken or Tofu 14.95 / Beef or Shrimp 16.95

Drunken Noodle  Jumbo rice noodles, tender slices of chicken and vegetables sauteed together and served with spicy Thai sauce – Refreshingly spicy with hints of lemongrass and lime  12.95

Bangkok Stirfry  Your choice of beef, chicken, shrimp or tofu stir fried in our luscious red curry sauce along with string beans – Topped with shredded lime leaves and crushed cashew nuts  Beef, Chicken or Tofu 14.95  / Shrimp 16.95

Mango or Pineapple Chicken 13.95


Lightly Battered, Gently Fried, Served w.Tempura Sauce (Served w. Soup, Green Salad, Rice)

Vegetable Tempura 12.95

Chicken Tempura 14.95

Shrimp Tempura 16.95

Chicken Katsu Lightly breaded chicken and cutlet served with katsu sauce 14.95

Broiled & Grilled With Our House Special Teriyaki Sauce
(Served w.Soup, Green Salad, Rice)

Tofu Teriyaki 13.95

Chicken Teriyaki 14.95

Beef Steak Teriyaki 16.95

Salmon Teriyaki 17.95

Shrimp Teriyaki 16.95

Scallop Teriyaki 17.95

Unagi Don Broiled eel on rice 20.95

Sushi (Regular) Five assorted pieces & choice of california, tuna or spicy tuna roll 16.95

Sushi (Deluxe) Ten assorted pieces & choice of California, tuna or spicy tuna roll 22.95

Sashimi (Regular) Fifteen pieces assorted raw fish 19.95

Sashimi (Deluxe) Twenty pieces assorted raw fish 23.95

Chirashi Sashimi slices served over seasoned rice 18.95

Maki Combo Choice of 3 rolls (Special rolls not included) 16.95

Cooked Sushi Combo Eel, salmon, shrimp, egg omelette, mock crabmeat, fly fish roe 16.95

Tuna & Salmon Lover 25.95

Sushi & Sashimi Combination(One) 24.95 (Two) 43.95

Nigiri or Sashimi (Two pieces)

Crabstick Kani 4.50

Tofu 4.50

Egg Tomago 4.50

Mackerel Saba 4.50

Salmon Sake 5.50

Spanish Mackerel Sawara 4.50

Octopus Tako 5.50

Surf Clam Hokkigai 5.50

Squid Ika 5.50

Sweet Shrimp Amaebi 5.95

Tuna Maguro 5.50

Cooked Shrimp Ebi 5.50

Scallop Hotategai 5.95

Smoked Salmon Kunsei Sake 5.50

Broiled Eel Unagi 5.50

Yellowtail Hamachi 5.50

Flying Fish Roe Tobiko 5.50

Salmon Roe Ikura 5.50

Red Snapper 5.50

White Tuna 5.50

Kappa Roll Cucumber 4.95

Avocado Roll 4.95

Oshinko Roll 4.95

Spinach Roll 4.95

California Roll 4.95

Shiitake Mushroom Roll 4.95

Asparagus Roll 4.95

Avocado & Peanut Roll 5.25

Sweet Potato Roll 5.75

Eel w. Avocado Roll 5.95

Eel Cucumber Roll 5.95

Sakekawa Roll  Salmon skin 5.25

Tekka Maki Roll Red Tuna 5.95

Hamachinegi Roll Yellowtail with scallion 6.25

Salmon Roll 5.95

Shrimp Roll 5.95

Spicy Tuna Roll 5.95

Boston Roll Shrimp, lettuce, mayo 5.95

Alaskan Roll Salmon, avocado, cucumber 5.95

Philadelphia Roll Smoked salmon, cream cheese 5.95

New York Roll  Shrimp, crab, mushroom 5.95

Futo Maki  Crab, avocado, cucumber, oshinko, egg, fish roe 5.95

Shrimp Tempura Roll 7.95

Fancy Dragon Roll  Shrimp tempura, eel, smoked salmon,avocado, egg and caviar 13.95

Tokyo Roll Inside: shrimp tempura – Outside: eel and caviar 13.95

Rainbow Roll  Inside:  crabstick and cucumber – Outside:  tuna, striped bass,salmon and avocado 13.95

Tiger Roll  Inside:  Spicy salmon, caviar and cucumber – Outside:  shrimp and avocado 13.95

Crazy Roll  Eel, shrimp, crabstick, smoked salmon, cucumber, avocado, egg and caviar 14.50

Jumbo Spider Roll Soft shell crab tempura, red leaf lettuce, scallion, spicy sauce and caviar 13.95

Sea Scallop Supreme Roll Steamed scallop mixed with Japanese mayo and flying fish roe 13.95

Dynamite Roll  Avocado, cucumber inside, topped with spicy tuna 13.95

Cafe East Roll  Tuna, yellowtail, salmon roll with special sauce, avocado and caviar  14.95

Omaha Roll  Spicy yellowtail, with tuna.  outside salmon avocado, white tuna & scallion   14.95

Veggie Futomaki  Cucumber, avocado, shiitake mushroom, oshinko, kampyo 13.95

Samurai Roll  Spicy tuna, salmon & avocado inside;  caviar outside 13.95

Out Of Control Roll  California roll wrapped with tuna and yellowtail  13.95

Godzilla Roll  Deep fried spicy tuna, avocado and scallion topped with tobiko 13.95

Amazing Tuna Roll  Inside: spicy crab, seaweed salad, shrimp – Outside: flame broiled white tuna, red tuna over sauces, topped with tobiko  13.95

Caterpillar Roll  Inside: shrimp tempura – Outside: lobster salad, topped with tobiko, sweet chili sauce and  jalapeno peppers  13.95

Bikini Bottom Roll  Inside: spicy tuna, avocado, tempura crunch,wrapped with soy seaweed – Outside:  fresh scallops topped with sweet chili sauce  13.95

Angry Dragon Roll  Inside: mango, spicy tuna, shrimp tempura – Outside: spicy crab with special sauce  14.50

2x Roll  Inside: shrimp tempura – Outside: spicy yellowtail, spicy tuna, tempura crunch and tobiko  13.95

Icy Spicy Roll  Inside: spicy white tuna with cucumber, asparagus and tempura crunch – Outside: White tuna drizzled with spicy sauce  13.95

Skinny Roll  Inside: tuna, white tuna, and avocado (no rice) – Outside: cucumber wrapper (no nori) and tobiko 13.95

Mango Bango Roll  Inside: smoked eel and asparagus – Outside:  a layer of avocado, a layer of fresh mango and tobiko 13.95

Servved Monday – Saturday 11 AM -3:30 PM
Served With Soup, Salad and Rice

Sushi Lunch   5 pieces of sushi & California roll  12.95

Sashimi Lunch 12 pieces  13.95

Chicken Teriyaki 9.95

Beef Teriyaki 11.95

Shrimp and Vegetable Teriyaki 9.95

Salmon Teriyaki 9.95

Shrimp and Vegetable Tempura 9.95

Vegetable Tempura 8.95

Chicken Tempura 8.95

Chicken Katsu 8.95

Lunch Maki Special (DOES NOT COME WITH RICE)
Any 2 Rolls For $11.95 or Any 3 Rolls For $14.95

Lunch Maki Special Rolls

California Roll
Spicy Tuna Roll
Salmon Roll
Salmon Skin Roll
White Tuna Roll
Philadelphia Roll
Shrimp Tempura Roll

Eel Roll
Boston Roll
Spicy Salmon Roll
Tuna Roll
Alaska Roll
New York Roll
Peanut Avocado Roll

Shrimp Roll
Avacado Roll
Oshinko Roll
Shiitake Roll
Cucumber Roll
Asparagus Roll
Spicy Crab Roll


All combo meals are served with pork fried rice or white rice (brown rice add $0.50)
Dinner combos are served with an egg roll
Lunch specials are served from 11:00 am – 3:30 pm (Monday – Saturday)

Please advise us that you are ordering an combo meal from this menu and not an entrée.


Chow Mein Chicken or shrimp

Mixed Chinese Vegetables

Mixed Vegetables With chicken, roast pork, beef or shrimp

Stir-Fried Broccoli With chicken, roast pork, beef or shrimp

Stir-Fried Snow Peas With chicken, beef or shrimp

Garlic Sauce Stir-Fry Chicken, shrimp or beef

Kung Pao Stir-Fry Chicken or shrimp

Moo Goo Gai Pan

Sweet & Sour Chicken

Sesame Chicken

General Tso’s Chicken

Pepper Steak

Hot & Spicy Beef or Chicken

Chicken & Shrimp Supreme

Thai Stir Fry Chicken, Beef or Shrimp

Green Curry Shrimp, beef, chicken or vegetables with pepper, basil and eggplant in a green curry sauce

Red Curry Shrimp, beef chicken or vegetables with pineapple, onion and basil in red curry sauce

Lo Mein, Mai Fun or Chow Fun Chicken, roast pork, beef or shrimp. Served without rice. LUNCH ONLY

Pad Thai Chicken or shrimp. Served without rice. LUNCH ONLY


Here’s what people have to say about Café East

“Excellent Chinese food! Nice atmosphere, good service and a very friendly staff!”

M. H.

“Food is very good. I had the Mango chicken and Seafood Soup and enjoyed it very much.”

D. R.

“My favorite sushi place! Their Chinese food is yummy too.”

E. P.

“Everything was excellent, best sushi in town and wonderful staff!”

D. W.

“Food is very good especially sushi! A great place to do take out!”

T. B.

“Fresh, delicious and never too crowded!!”

M. K.

“This is our favorite Chinese place! My husband and I consider this our go-to place for all our romantic evenings out, as it is generally very quiet and calming. The food is absolutely delicious. I highly recommend it here!”

L. K.

“Easily one of the best restaurants in Lancaster! The Pineapple Fried Rice was amazing!!!”

A. S.

“Best Sushi in Lancaster!! My new favorites are the samurai and caterpillar rolls. Thanks, it’s always a 5 star experience!!!!!”

T. Y.

“Food was fresh and excellent. The service was beyond exceptional!! I will definitely be back!!!”

H. L.

“Owners and staff at Cafe East are wonderful! Always top notch food, atmosphere, and customer service!”

M. W.

“The food is always so good! My family and I love it at Café East!!!”

J. R.

“Food was great. People very friendly. Fast service. Food was great….”

S. J.

“Everything I’ve ordered here is excellent. The food and service are wonderful. My favorite items are the Shaggy Dog sushi roll (not on menu), and the pad Thai.”

J. P.

“Yummy food and great angry dragon roll we love it everytime”

G. W.