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Off the Avenue

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2333 Penn Ave, West Lawn, PA 19609-1678
610-678-4804
Today
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wed - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • 3
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 2
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    1.5 of 5 stars
Best BYO In West Lawn

This is a great little neighborhood BYO tucked away on a side street in beautiful West Lawn, PA. It can be a bit pricy, and the service can be oh so slow at times, but you'll have a hard time finding too much to complain about.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2012
robbiebobby216
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Robesonia, Pennsylvania
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13 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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PA
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant closed up. I heard the catering is still open. I wouldn't recommend it. You don't get what you pay for. They add on fees after you reserve and think prices are worked out.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

We used Off the Avenue to cater a get together of about 40 friends and family, and were very disappointed in the communication, staff, and facility. Upon arrival, beverages were extremely difficult to obtain as the ONE staff person assigned to the event was slow and unfriendly. The food was average, but fortunately easily self serviced. Upon the start of... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

It is super cozy, nice relaxing breakfast place. Lunch dinner is highly average. They should just open for breaks and focus on catering the rest of the time!

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Robesonia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

The food was excellent. I will be going back again. All that and you get United Airlines miles too. I am a vegetarian and they had very good choices.

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PA
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79 reviews 79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

The food is terrible and really small portions. Heard the chef quit and the owner that doesn't know how to cook and the dishwasher are cooking. Don't waste your money there.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012 via mobile

Went for lunch - only people in restaurant -waitress reading newspaper- broken chair-waitress surly when asked about a substitution-food fine but attitude of waitress made for less than pleasant experience

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Robesonia, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

This is a great little neighborhood BYO tucked away on a side street in beautiful West Lawn, PA. It can be a bit pricy, and the service can be oh so slow at times, but you'll have a hard time finding too much to complain about.

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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
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362 reviews 362 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2012

Eaten here a few times and had nice food. Very small dining room but good service and nice meals. Worth a try.

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Lititz
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

Very unique restaurant. Menu is sometime a bit limited, but food and service are always very good. If you want something just a little out of the ordinary, this is a good choice.

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Lancaster County, PA
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113 reviews 113 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

I can't think of a worse dining experience in recent years, and it wasn't because of the food. The food was pretty tasty. My husband and I came in near the end of their lunch time - with perhaps 40 minutes to go. I had called in advance to make sure of the hours. Except for one other table of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2333 Penn Ave, West Lawn, PA 19609-1678
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Lawn
  • Phone Number: 610-678-4804

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?