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P.J. Whelihan's Pub & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, American, Grill, Pub
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853 East Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
+1 610-873-1311
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Westchester County
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330 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Somewhat standard commercial sports bar place with wings, beer and somewhat uncomfortably dressed waitresses in the middle of the strip mall off 202. Spiciest available wings were respectable. Korean BBQ themed wings were meaty and succulent and a better choice. A fairly broad selection of beers on tap could have used a greater focus on local breweries but Victory (in... More 

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Thank thewestchestarian
Pottstown, PA
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115 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great for lunch with an extensive menu of appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, and entrees. And , of course, a wide selectin of beers including craft beers and the standard brews. Televisions everywhere, so you can watch various stations or sports events at the same time. Very friendly and quick service. One of our favorite lunch places from the office.

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Thank noraden
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Do not get the Wicked Chicken Cheese Steak. There is no cheese on it, go figure! It's ground up chicken on a bun. Who knows what's in the chicken.

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Thank Stacey P
Villanova, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

The service was great! Mixed reviews on the food but overall good food! Lots of tvs so perfect place for families and friends to meet to chat and watch some football.

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Thank Ann C
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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146 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Found a very long hair in my French fries.....gross. the server and manager were nice about it however it still killed my appetite.

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Thank TJmustangTJ
Phila, Pa
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201 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Lively spot- huge bar, dozens of tvs, lots of beer selections. I actually went there to eat- service gal was pleasant, food arrived swiftly, everyone seemed to like what they ordered. This is a fun place for an upbeat snack or lunch. Nicely done

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Thank lermndo
Lionville, Pennsylvania
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is your typical local sports bar & restaurant, nothing fancy. This is a great place to watch the games, we go there quite a bit with our kids. It is loud, but again, sports bar/restaurant, and it is kid friendly. The food is always good, typical bar food, I do really like the Bison burger when it is cooked... More 

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Thank csmogrl21
Delaware
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298 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped for lunch on a Saturday. We were impressed by the size of the restaurant and the totally open floor plan. Televisions (all huge) were everywhere. There was a large bar area with several TVs mounted above where many people were seated and were eating. The pleasant hostess seated us at a high top table indoors... More 

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Thank Borioles97
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Typical sports bar with a fair sized menu. Nothing is very impressive or outstanding. Nice atmosphere and clean.

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Thank dtowndestroyer9
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We went for their wing special. Their wings are good, and they have a variety of sauces. Their wifi was horrendous though. I kept getting kicked off and when I was on the signal was weak.

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Thank Colleen W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15
Cuisine
Bar, American, Grill, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 853 East Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Downingtown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-873-1311
Description
World Famous Buffalo Wings. The Official Wing of Wing Bowl. 13 Great Locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?