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Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops

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Steakhouse, Seafood, Hamburgers
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1617 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-7391 (Creek Road)
+1 610-388-8088
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10:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Located in the heart of the Brandywine Valley, Brandywine Prime is housed...
Located in the heart of the Brandywine Valley, Brandywine Prime is housed in a spectacular contemporary renovation of an historic 300 year old inn. The result is a modern American steakhouse specializing in preparations of fresh seafood and beef, and a modern Burger Bar with great happy hour specials. The old rooms at the Inn provide a perfect venue for rehearsals dinners, baby and bridal showers, private corporate events and intimate weddings from 10 to 100 guests.
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Bar scene

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Visitor rating
  • 83
    Excellent
  • 52
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Sundy Brunch

I really enjoyed the fresh salads and fruit. Lots of choices from seafood, eggs, carving station and desserts. Nicely paced. Not rushed. Great service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
pat s
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Aston, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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Aston, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I really enjoyed the fresh salads and fruit. Lots of choices from seafood, eggs, carving station and desserts. Nicely paced. Not rushed. Great service.

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Great to have you in over the holiday. Thanks so much for posting. Hope to see you in again soon. Michael More 

Hershey, PA, USA
Top Contributor
112 reviews 112 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Dined at Brandywine Prime on a cold Tuesday evening in March and it was still full, a testament to its excellence. Cheerful reception, prompt seating, efficient and courteous service. The Boss had an excellent chicken dish; I had shrimp with lobster risotto (out of this world). Learned the secret of a great grilled romaine salad: toss on the grill immediately... More 

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Great to have you in from Hershey. Michael More 

New Jersey
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199 reviews 199 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The great atmosphere and good service add to the pleasure of eating here. I had the steak salad -- a good value. It came with just enough meat, about palm-sized. Wish more restaurants in the NY-NJ metro area were like this: great food, good wine choices, super comfortable seating, good low lighting, no blaring music. The frosting on the cake... More 

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Thanks for writing the kind words. Yes, the hotel located only 100 yards away makes for a nice weekend getaway. Michael More 

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Fridays in the bar area they have 2 half price burgers to choose from. Both are large and cooked to your liking. These were delicious however there can be a long wait to get a seat.

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed the bar special on Friday. Sorry about the wait, but we don't take reservations in the bar area. Hope to see you in again. Michael More 

Chester Springs, PA
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

It is so rare to find a special on a Friday night that makes the evening special as well. Brandywine Prime offers that so stop on by for nice end of the work week or start to the weekend! Steeped in history dating back to the Revolutionary war this tavern is worth the visit for yhat alone. To find delicious... More 

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words. Hope to see you in again soon! Michael More 

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

From hamburgers to high quality seafood and steaks this restaurant consistently delivers. The attentive staff allways make the dining experience a pleasant one. We return often for a meal we know will be good .

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Thanks for the compliment and for stopping in. Please ask for me when you are in. Michael More 

PHILADELPHIA
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Here is the whole experience good and not so good... Parking is tight to say the least. It requires k turns and careful watching to get parked and unparked. As we were waiting for a person to pull back, an obnoxious Range Rover went around us to take the spot.. Really ? Then as my wife walked up to the... More 

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Thanks so much for stopping in. I appreciate the feedback and will reach out to you. More 

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

My husband and I decided to try Brandywine Prime during happy hour this week. Wine was $5 per glass, a good deal. They also have a limited discounted appetizer menu in the bar area. I had two appetizers which were okay. Next time I would try something else. My husband had a seafood chowder (good) and ordered a filet, which... More 

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Thanks again for stopping in. Glad I was able to help. Please ask for me when you return. Michael More 

Newport News, Virginia
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We got to restaurant 20 mins before opening for lunch, and they were polite enough to let us (4 adults, 1 4 month old) wait in a comfortable warm location in the bar area. The restaurant down size has a nice bar area...lot of stone...wooden beams etc, one smallish dinning room downstairs with same décor. My daughter told me upstairs... More 

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Michael M, Owner at Brandywine Prime Seafood & Chops, responded to this review

Thanks so much for stopping in. We hope to see you soon! Michael More 

Delaware
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87 reviews 87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

First time here since it was the old "Chadds Ford Inn". You can order wine and cocktails from the bar/wine list or BYOB of wine which entails a very reasonable $5 corkage fee. We sat upstairs away from a lively downstairs bar. Very nice atmosphere and attentive waitstaff. The food portions were perfect. Everything was seasoned to perfection and didn't... More 

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Glad to have you in. Thanks so much for taking the time to write. Michael More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1617 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-7391
    (Creek Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Chadds Ford
  • Phone Number: +1 610-388-8088

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

Located in the heart of the Brandywine Valley, Brandywine Prime is housed in a spectacular contemporary renovation of an historic 300 year old inn. The result is a modern American steakhouse specializing in preparations of fresh seafood and beef, and a modern Burger Bar with great happy hour specials. The old rooms at the Inn provide a perfect venue for rehearsals dinners, baby and bridal showers, private corporate events and intimate weddings from 10 to 100 guests.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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