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1300 W. Strasburg Rd. Rte. 162, 4 miles west of, West Chester, PA 19382
610 692 4367
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5:00 am - 9:00 pm
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go to The Inn and The Four Dogs often. Lovely settings. Outdoor dining is some of the nicest in Chester County. Porch of the Inn is open Thursday thru Sunday. Outdoor seating at The Four Dogs is open every day. Good variety of foods. They have delicious soups, meal size appetizers, large salads and good entres. Their lemon ice... More 

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Thank PegScholl
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

My friend and I recently visited the Marshalton Inn, a place I had heard about for years and driven by, but never went in. The Marshalton Inn, in appearance, is a classy place, but the menu doesn't reflect that class. The menu better suits the 4 Dogs Tavern across the parking lot, which has the same owner and same kitchen.... More 

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East Berlin, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We had a small dinner party for New Year's Eve in one of the upstairs rooms. A cozy fireplace and the most awesome waitress ever topped off a great meal. Best sushi grade tuna. Prices reasonable great atmosphere.

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Thank steve c
Skippack, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

The Four Dogs Cafe at the Marshalton Inn has an excellent beer list with multiple draft offerings. The kitchen does a good job and the patio setting creates a very pleasant ambience to enjoy it all.

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Thank PaulSmithiii
Tarrytown, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We had dinner here last Saturday night. The Marshalton Inn is located in a charming little hamlet full of homes from the 1700's. The Inn itself is a large handsome building dating from the 1790's. It has very comfortable looking rooms inside with white tablecloths and comfortable sitting. You can all sit outside in the back or on the front... More 

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Thank blejo1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We had our wedding reception here many moons ago, and we went back for our anniversary dinner this week. While it all looks the same, we were Very disappointed in the menu. Very. Fish and chips does NOT fit with the more refined decor of the beautiful historic house. Know that I love the Four Dogs, which is on the... More 

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Thank Queen O
Philadelphia area
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Remember when tacky restaurants used to charge 50 cents extra for blue cheese dressing? This restaurant brings back those memories by charging $1.50 if two diners share a large salad prior to the entree. This is out of step with the overall quality of the food, service, and atmosphere of this upscale place. Several salads were offered in a choice... More 

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Thank NorthArrow
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Dine by firelight in an authentic colonial inn. Outdoor seating in warm weather. Outdoor fire with rocking chairs and blankets. Terrific bar. Great food. Attentive and friendly staff led by the extraordinary Apple! Close enough to walk to ... if you happen to live in our house.

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Thank ViequesBob
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

The ambience is great, and the beer selection in the 4 dogs is good. Have eaten here a few times and the food has always been underwhelming. On latest visit the mahi mahi had zero seasoning, zero flavor and was over cooked. Maybe a beer and a simple burger make the best choice. Why push the kitchen beyond their capabilities.

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Thank Geoff W
North Salem, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

We ate at the 4 dogs tavern which is the more casual of the two sister restaurants. Everything about our experience was outstanding. Our waiter was personable, knew the menu and directed us to excellent choices. We started with a flatbread appetizer that was nothing short of outstanding. I had meat loaf and my wife had the tuna - both... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 W. Strasburg Rd. Rte. 162, 4 miles west of, West Chester, PA 19382
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: 610 692 4367

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?