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General Warren Inne

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9 Old Lancaster Rd, Malvern, PA 19355-2156 (Warren Avenue)
(610) 296-3637
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Paoli, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

General Warren Inn is a throw back...literally. It breathes of history. You can almost smell the smoke from old clay pipes as you dine on classic American fare. This is a great place for a quiet date night for the the crowd that is past hitting up the bar and club scene. Food is good and can be hearty. Not... More 

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Thank Eric C
Livingston nj
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388 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This inn Deserves a superior Rating!!! The food is extraordinarily well prepared, the service is excellent by caring staff who relate to their clientele. A NOTE OF CAUTION::: The musician the bar area Can be heard in one of the dining rooms. If you would like to enjoy a quiet dinner avoid that dining room!!

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Thank Richard S
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was okay but a little overpriced for the value. Place was very nice and setting was comfortable.

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Miami, Florida
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, you have to take advantage when things are going well and there is no other way to finish a good day than having a delicious dinner in a nice restaurant. General Warren gave me both experiences. The service was very good. The building is beautiful and with easy access. But let's go to the food. For appetizer I wanted... More 

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a beautiful historic inn. We sat in the main dining room and the ambience was very colonial. I tend to like places like this. The staff was very attentive the whole evening. They made excellent suggestions and were able to answer many questions about the menu. I had a mesclun salad and for a starter the Duck Confit... More 

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Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
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151 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

I had only ever been to General Warren for banquets. The dinner menu is very pricey, and appears to be a "special occasion" spot. However, recently, I have enjoyed a couple of fine lunches here. Both the historic bar and the patio offer comfortable casual service, with reasonable prices for drinks and sandwiches. The outdoor patio is surrounded by greenery,... More 

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Thank Nick R
PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

My wife and I had an anniversary dinner at the General Warren. This was my second visit to the restaurant and my wife's first visit. The beauty of the building and the property is second to none. We chose to dine on the Terrace where one is surrounded by well kept greenery and flowers. Despite the July temperatures, the evening... More 

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Thank marbenPa
PA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

...but my recent visit was such a disappointment and not at all what I've experienced in the past. The ambiance outside was delightful as always, but the food and the service were off. Our waitperson took time to explain that the menu had been revamped. As a recent reviewer noted, prices have increased , however my dinner plate was half-empty... More 

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Thank Hilary C
Berwyn, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

General Warren Inne has enjoyed a good reputation for a long time. However, like all too many good restaurants lately, they have reduced portion sizes & increased prices. The last time I was there everything was so average, portions were too small & we left saying we won't b going back again.

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Thank sunshine9300
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Pleasant evening, with polite and efficient service. Food was good if not great. Decor was nicely done, in the style of a country inn (which it is). Bar afterwards not as good - looks good, but bartender messed up basic drinks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $35
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Old Lancaster Rd, Malvern, PA 19355-2156
    (Warren Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Local SEPTA R-5 Regional Rail transit and Amtrak service 1 mile from inn. Advance taxi service reservations required. Call us for assistance, 610 296.3637
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Malvern
  • Phone Number: (610) 296-3637

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?