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Join us for the 6th Annual Oysterfest on Saturday, September 14th! Featured oyster menu, as well as some of our Irish favorites, burgers & salads available. Bloody Mary Bar. Irish Beer sampling. Live entertainment. Doors open at 11am.

fresh faces A Welcomed Homecoming One year ago, Lancaster native Joshua Funk and some high school friends were celebrating July 4th in Washington, D.C., where Joshua lived and worked managing events and catering for the National Press Club. They mused about how great it would be to move back to their hometown someday. Soon after, Joshua found a listing for a restaurant for sale in Downtown Lancaster. That restaurant turned out to be Annie Bailey’s on East King Street, Lancaster’s beloved Irish pub. Joshua called his brother, Jake, who was working at a restaurant in Atlanta, and asked him if he’d like to partner with him.

Jake agreed immediately, and within a few months, the Funk brothers found themselves home once again. Both brothers have been working in restaurants since they were 15. They both graduated from Penn State’s hotel, restaurant, and industrial management program. They’re brothers, best friends, and now, for the first time, restaurant owners and partners. Joshua says, “We’re really excited to come back to our hometown at such an amazing property and start this journey together.” Joshua, 32, and Jake, 30, are fans of Annie Bailey’s and want to retain the high-quality

food and service and fun, comfortable atmosphere Lancastrians love, from lunch to late-night, tweaking only what needs to be fine-tuned. “It’s a wonderful establishment, and our hope is to continue that excellence as it grows,” Joshua says. Likewise, the two are excited to be a part of Downtown Lancaster’s continuing growth. “This is where we were born and raised, and we want to make an impact,” Jake says. “We both haven’t lived here in eight to 10 years. Coming back, so much has changed, and we both want to be a part of that.”

28-30 East King Street | 717.393.4000 | anniebaileysirishpub.com

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Fig Lancaster Fall 2013  

Fig® is a hyper-local communications package offering both voice and vision to special towns and small cities. Fig® celebrates the mix of lo...

Fig Lancaster Fall 2013  

Fig® is a hyper-local communications package offering both voice and vision to special towns and small cities. Fig® celebrates the mix of lo...

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