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The Pistachio Grill

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521 Limekiln Pike, Ambler, PA 19002 (Norristown Rd)
(215) 643-7400
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pistachio Grill has a satisfying menu. Nothing to get very excited about, but nonetheless tasty. Service is good. Would be a good back up restaurant.

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Thank Harvey S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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146 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You want a place like this to be good because it is a local restaurant that is not pizza. They had a groupon offer at one time, but do not currently have one. If you go, make reservations. The single server said that if they are not busy or do not have reservations lined up they could close very early.... More 

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Thank JackieNPaul
Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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316 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We were coming home from a funeral and thought this was a bar pub. Well it's a regular restaurant, no bar but a BYOB. There were only 3 tables occupied and I thought it must be a place for seniors. The staff was very courteous and service was excellent. My hubby had a panini and he liked it very much.... More 

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Thank Thelrose
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117 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Driving by the Pistachio Grill, you would assume this is a breakfast/lunch spot to grab a casual bite - located next to a beer distributor in a strip center. At night however, the restaurant transforms into a BYOB that turns out food worthy of many high-end restaurants. The menu has something for everyone, with fresh tasty food. Service is very... More 

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Thank phil fort wash
Philadelphia, PA
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

If I had rated this restaurant a year ago, it would have had a higher rating. Several of the menu items are quite good, but others are just fair and the entree sizes have decreased. Wait staff is friendly and efficient. Most of the specials are available most of the time and probably should not be considered as specials. Fine... More 

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Thank patraveller2007
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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221 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

My fiance and I come here all the time. The food is amazing, they always change the menu and have great specials. The service is very good and it is a BYO. We love the atmosphere and it's a great quiet spot. You will not be disappointed!

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Thank CP6785
Horsham, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went spur of the moment and had a lovely evening. There specials were great. Quality, well prepared food, A BYOB and the peanut butter pie is great! Really nice place for adult friends or couples to enjoy dinner together.

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Thank JEBrown67
North Wales, Pennsylvania
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330 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

I took my mom here for dinner after being away for almost a year. We overheard one of the waiters telling other diners that the restaurant closed for a while for renovations and a menu update. We thought the food was just ok, but very expensive. The wait staff seemed to be running around as they were short staffed. This... More 

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Thank dfc9258
Southampton, PA
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I have had lunch here several times and I really enjoy the food. The place is quiet so it is a nice place to have a business lunch. Staff was nice.

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Thank Mary S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

This was my second time eating at this restaurant. The food was good but the service overpowering to the point of being rude. We could not have a complete conversation among the four of us without being interrupted. It was constant. As we were nearing the end of our meal the staff wanted to clear each plate finished without regard... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 Limekiln Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
    (Norristown Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ambler
  • Phone Number: (215) 643-7400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?