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The Front Street Fountain

1 W Front St, Media, PA 19063-2816
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Ranked #34 of 105 Restaurants in Media
Price range: $0 - $10
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children
Description: Front Street Fountain has brought family dining to Media Pa. Our restaurant centers around a working soda fountain and offers a friendly family atmosphere with great food and ice cream sundaes at even better prices.

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Media, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Every second Saturday in Media, Pa. Front Street Fountain has Karaoke for kids and adults. The newly expanded menu has choices for all. Pat, the owner, and Kevin the MC have as much fun and the patrons, especially the young performers.

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Media, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We've been here several times for dinner when we just wanted something simple i.e. grilled cheese or salad or hot dogs or ice cream. It's a great place for families to go that's not terribly expensive. According to one 11 year old I know quite well, the kids mac and cheese or kids cheesesteak are very goid and the kids... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Great burgers but the ice cream is really the best part. We love the homemade peanut butter sauce and whipped cream. A great place to take kids.

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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My 5 year old Grandson wanted to go there for a special treat. His parents had only been there once before. It is not a bargain. When they seated us, I realized that my feet were sticking to the floor. Not a good sign. If the floor is that dirty, I wondered what the kitchen is like. A children's' cheeseburger,... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We had just arrived in Media, Pa. We are visiting with our grandchildren who are five and two. They love the hot dogs and mac and cheese. The sandwiches we had were very good and so was the ice cream. Super place for families with little kids.

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Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Old style fountain and soda counter. The service team is a little disorganized and slow. The menu is adequate. It is probably a fun place for young families.

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Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

a throw back to the days of fountain stands. long counter in front with stem type spin stool seats...kerosene for an adhd kid. It is a family type place run by high school kids so it seemed, at least the wait staff. it was very dead tonight but a few souls drifted in. Menu is sandwhich, burger an salads, along... More 

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Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

This is the greatest place to go with young kids. There is a huge chalkboard, child size tables and chairs, and several tv's. Only gave it three stars because their food is mediocre. The good side of average, but would be better if they could step it up a notch!! Prices are good and ice cream is yummy!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013 via mobile

We frequent this restaurant 2-3 times a month with our 2 1/2 year old. This is THE spot in media to take your family if your children are 10 and under. The staff is patient, friendly and personable. In terms of food, this is a non-alcoholic environment that caters to a high-carb, high-kiddie food clientele. They have every burger, French... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012 via mobile

Front Street fountain is a great place for families. It has a huge chalkboard for kids and even has kids tables. All kids love it. The food is just like an old fashioned soda fountain. Food is so good. I had grilled cheese and sweet potato fries. The sweet potato fries were one of the best!

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Additional Information about The Front Street Fountain

Address: 1 W Front St, Media, PA 19063-2816
Phone Number: 610-565-4130
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Media
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American

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