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La Belle Epoque Cafe

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38 W State St, Ste 1, Media, PA 19063-3313 (Olive Street)
Bus, Trolley and the R3 Septa Regional Rail are all readily available.
610-566-6808
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of my Favorites in Media

Truly a French inspired bistro. They have an outstanding wine list. The food is very good. Nice atmosphere and the service was outstanding.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
Dick J
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Wilmington, Delaware
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Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

If ur looking for magic pan style crepes.....steer clear. Coarse (buckwheat flour) & fried? Salad & bread good. Waitress not friendly.

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Morton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Nice, friendly staff. They have the best quiche and salad. Prices are very reasonable. Located in the heart of Media, PA, it's a great place to enjoy a delicious meal prepared by a wonderful chef.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Truly a French inspired bistro. They have an outstanding wine list. The food is very good. Nice atmosphere and the service was outstanding.

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Media, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Nice wine selection. Great salads, crepes and soups. Outdoor seating. Nice decor-cozy and romantic. Special entrees every night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We had lunch here yesterday. The staff was welcoming and the cafe reminds me of many French cafes I have visited in France, except the tables are spaced with more room around them. They have a lovely wine list, I had a glass of their french Chardonnay, which was delicious. My friend has the Eggs Benedict, which they loved especially... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

On the whole it was an OK experience. It's not the place I'm going to be rushing back to have more but if someone asked for Crepes around here, I'd tell them to give it a try. The food was good although not excellent. The atmosphere was not really a french cafe although they were trying. The tables could use... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This place is perfect for a date night! We were just walking down state street looking for somewhere to eat and it was sthe first place we checked and they had no wait. The service was great surprisingly BC the bartender who was also our waiter had his hands full. There was a good selection on the menu. I had... More 

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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, United States
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Nive wine selection - the flights are great and give you a chance to sample several wines. The food is very good, too. Seating in the bar is very limited and the restuarant is small, so get there very early or make a reservation.

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Philadelphia
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29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been here a few times for brunch and the service has been slow and the food OK, but this last visit will be my last - both were terrible! We arrived for dinner, requested to sit outside and was told no, put at a high top bar table where I think the bartender was our waiter. In addition... More 

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Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

On State street in Media, La Belle Epoque is one of many tempting restaurants to a visitor. We went on a Friday night when the restaurant wasn't crowded so no reservations were required. There was however a steady flow of customers in and out of the restaurant. I ordered the crispy duck and my husband ordered the pork dish with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 38 W State St, Ste 1, Media, PA 19063-3313
    (Olive Street)
  • Public Transportation: Bus, Trolley and the R3 Septa Regional Rail are all readily available.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Media
  • Phone Number: 610-566-6808

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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