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201 East State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
610 444 5687
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Food very disappointing

I have eaten here 4 times in the last year and a half. The first time was not so bad, but each subsequent time it has gotten progressively worse - from colorless lettuce to poorly cooked meals. The last visit I ordered a hamburger thinking that was pretty hard to mess up. It was so greasy that... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
Cynthia F
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I have eaten here 4 times in the last year and a half. The first time was not so bad, but each subsequent time it has gotten progressively worse - from colorless lettuce to poorly cooked meals. The last visit I ordered a hamburger thinking that was pretty hard to mess up. It was so greasy that the bun was... More 

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New York, NY
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Looked charming as we drove past so we found a parking place on the next block and went in for lunch. We chose to eat in the pub/tavern room, which was bright and cozy with about 5 tables. The same lunch menu is also served in the more formal white-tablecloth restaurant (may be different in the evening). The pub seems... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Had reservations for a Sunday evening at 6:30. We called ahead when we realized that their website said they close at 7pm on Sundays and that we were running 15 minutes late. They assured us that as long as we ordered by 7 it was no problem. We were seated immediately - but it took 15 minutes for them to... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

On October 24th, my daughter arranged a birthday lunch for me at this lovely resturant with friends and family. The food was wonderful!!! I had crab cakes and I highly recommend this dish. I am very fond of crab cakes, but am very picky. I do not want them full of "fillers" and these were not. Also the service could... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We had dinner in the "tavern" (bar). It was mid-week and the bar was not particularly crowded, but our service was atrocious. It took about an hour to get our dinner and then to top it off there was a minor mistake in the bill. We had the usual excuses; dinner will be right out, we are very busy tonight,... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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78 reviews 78 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I was attracted to this place because it had the word "tavern" in its name: Kennett Square Inn & Tavern. We don't have taverns in the midwest, we have bars, so I was intrigued by the term. I was not disappointed; the tavern and dining room were very Old World, or at least Early American. We ate in the tavern... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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167 reviews 167 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We just had the most delightful meal here. They had fried chicken to die for. Prosecco served with a strawberry. Well, everything was great!

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Newburyport, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Only went for lunch but the food (mushroom burger) was good and the staff was pleasant and helpful. Cute local dining spot.

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High Point, North Carolina
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127 reviews 127 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

After enjoying the Mushroom Festival, we decided it was time for lunch. Of course, we wanted to have a mushroom dish! We chose two mushroom appetizers and a loaded baked potato. Service was excellent, but sadly, the food could have been better. Atmosphere is very charming!

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Kennett Square
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

place takes you back to the way restaurants used to feel with decor that is inviting and charming food good but choice are limiting for children or picky eater would always recommend their specials

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 201 East State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: 610 444 5687

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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