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Blue Bell Inn

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American, Bar, Contemporary
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601 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1796 (Penilyn Blue Bell Pike)
+1 215-646-2010
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went there for lunch with our sorority. A total of ten women. I was late getting there and they had their lunch order already sent in. Not to cause delay I ordered a salad. The other women had ordered sandwiches. Our food arrived and I aked the waitress for bread. I was told they do not serve bread with lunch.... More 

Thank Palma L
new jersey
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86 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a great relaxing time but ate outside. Good was very good. The wedge seafood salad was great but could have been a meal. I had the crab soup and tuna tartare and it was great. The chef gave us a taste of pasta bundle with vodka sauce as a welcome starter. It was great. When we went to... More 

Thank oangelw
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my fourth or fifth visit and was the best by far. The cocktails and food were excellent. It was not busy so the service was excellent. But this place is always loud, even when not crowded.

Thank akrussell33
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good menu options, good value, great friendly service. Loved the oyster bar selections. Steaks, chops still a favorite at Blue Bell Inn.

Thank asoowal
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went for our anniversary on a Saturday night. We had the margarita flatbread and calamari for appetizer. Both were delicious. I Hess the the filet mignon and my husband had the seared ahi tuna. Both were delicious but I wish I had more vegetables. I guess the cost goes for quality not quantity. This would be... More 

Thank becky1076
Birdsboro, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit. We started with cocktails in the bar. The live music was enjoyable, but the guitarist really didn't need to be hooked to an amplifier. Would have been more enjoyable as "background music." We ate in one of the quieter upstairs dining rooms. Each course was delicious! We especially liked the seafood wedge appetizer! Our server,... More 

Thank Nancy R
Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Normally this is one of the top notch restaurants in the area. Every time I've ever been here its been wonderful.....except this last time. Poor service, we had to wait over a half our to have our drinks served. My daughter had to go find the waitress to ask where our drinks were. When the food came it, it was... More 

Thank casmatt
Columbia, South Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat at the Bar for dinner and libations at the Blue Bell Inn, Sheldon, the Bar tender was funny and friendly! Love this "High" end restaurant and bar!!! We will definitely return again the next time we're in "Philly" area!!!

Thank Corliss W
Omaha, Nebraska
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reasonable Happy Hour (half price wine Wednesday) started our group out. Great table inside but with the doors/walls open. Warm day, not sure I would have enjoyed it on some hot summer days. Diver Bay scallops were particularly good.

Thank Jennifer N
Glenside, United States
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited several times but not a regular choice. Group lunch well done, excellent service, good food, reasonably priced.

Thank John L W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $50
American, Bar, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1796
    (Penilyn Blue Bell Pike)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Blue Bell
  • Phone Number: +1 215-646-2010
In April 2013, after changing ownership, Blue Bell Inn closed its doors and underwent extensive renovation and redesign for over a year. In an effort to preserve historical significance, various aspects of the Inn were kept intact and enhanced through thoughtful restoration. An exposed rock wall from the original 18th century edifice was refurbished and is a focal point in the main dining room. Antique glass and old-fashioned bottles reclaimed during construction were repurposed into striking pieces of art throughout the restaurant. A more spacious floor plan was developed and quintessential indoor-outdoor spaces now encourage seasonal dining. New materials such as Italian porcelain tile, black marble and solid white oak were introduced to create a unique rustic-meets-modern ambiance. Today, Blue Bell Inn serves as a stunning architectural melange spanning three centuries.

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