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1906 at Longwood Gardens

1001 Longwood Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1913
+1 610-388-1000
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (97 reviews)
“popovers” (12 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
11:30 AM - 3:30 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1001 Longwood Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1913
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

Ordered pizza looked extremely small for average size and simple plain pizza too but didn't think it would cost about $15 with tax? Lots of black griddy stuff bottom of the pizza fell like chewing on sand at time want to spit it out? Plus...More

Thank Kyeang K
Reviewed January 1, 2017

We were seated in Patio Dining area which was much less formal than Indoor Dining Area. We liked the more informal atmosphere, and some of the lighted trees could be seen through the patio cover. We were right next to the heater which was a...More

Thank cmc4802015
Reviewed December 30, 2016

The gardens and a meal here are always thought of as one experience...each is essential and we always look forward to both. It's especially nice during the holidays.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed December 27, 2016

We decided to go for quiet and lovely and were pleasantly surprised by the food. Great wine and cocktails

Thank katiepenney
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Having always wanted to try this place, we dined here Christmas Eve and were a little disappointed. The hostess gave us a cold reception and asked us to wait a few minutes and then seemed to forget about us. I had to speak to her...More

Thank DiamondStateTraveler
Reviewed December 26, 2016

Our fourth year touring Longwood Gardens at Christmas time, followed by lunch at 1906 as a special treat. This year it was very disappointing. We made reservations several weeks ahead as it gets very busy during the holiday season. Our party of four was seated...More

1  Thank NYNann
Reviewed December 24, 2016

We were planning just to have a small lunch during our tour of Longwood Gardens when we saw the menu for 1906 sitting on a rail outside of the cafeteria. I read it, showed it to my companion, and asked her if she was game....More

2  Thank StarWeez
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We were told what a great place to have dinner. We visited Longwood Gardens in the early afternoon and had dinner at 4:30. The restaurant was nicely decorated, but the tables were extremely close. We were basically involved in both table's conversations to our right...More

Thank DebiLP
Reviewed December 17, 2016

We were invited by friends to see the park and the light show in the evening. So, dining had been reserved by our friends. We had a really nice waiter. We decided on the filet mignon. I am a senior and don't eat as much...More

Reviewed December 13, 2016

Located on the grounds of the world-famous Longwood Gardens, this is a wonderful dining experience. We had brunch and it was yummy and filling. Wonderful service, too.

Thank dzolin8
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April 18, 2017|
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Response from davidhnichols | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I'll bet the main cafeteria would do that if you ask nicely!
December 12, 2016|
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Response from peterchunt | Reviewed this property |
1906 has a nice reasonable sized wine list with a number of local wines as well.
July 31, 2016|
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Response from Ahahn063 | Reviewed this property |
yes, not an issue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Longwood Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1913
    (Route 1)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-388-1000
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In the midst of 1000 acres of one of the world's premiere horticulture centers, 1906 at Longwood Gardens offers a fine dining experience that is unparalleled. Enjoy lunch daily and dinner seasonally with a view of the Longwood Conservatory and the gardens of the former du Pont estate. GARDEN ADMISSION IS REQUIRED TO ACCESS THE RESTAURANT.
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