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Say Cheese! Restaurant & Cheese

600 Penn Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1019
+1 610-406-5390
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“mac and cheese” (16 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
600 Penn Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best burger ever!!!!!!!! My birthday dinner with friends was awesome! From the soup which I can't totally recall the name, but Marguerita and seafood were in the house (lol) to an amazingly HUGE burger with gjetost cheese, bacon jam and raspberry mayo to the wonderfully...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Three of us went to lunch today, as we had had good but not exceptional experiences at "Say Cheese" before. The fried chicken sandwich can only be described as disgusting, with two small pieces of tasteless chicken smothered under a horrible mound of all sorts...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Originally booked a reservation here to have dinner with another couple and after they could not attend, my wife and I decided to just have dinner here by ourselves. Located on a busy corner in town, the parking was a bit challenging, but I was...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed May 14, 2018

My wife and I heard good things about this place and stopped in this past Saturday afternoon. It was a beautiful day and the restaurants along Penn Ave were all busy and doing a lot of outside business too. It should have told me something...More

Thank 3ljp
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Usually we are very happy with Say Cheese, but this particular visit disappointed somewhat. Partly, because of where we were seated ( in the porch area), which during the day is a fun place, but at night just seems dark and cold. Service was okay,...More

Thank travellerfromatown
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Had a chance to visit while on a business trip. Not disappointed at all. Deviled eggs and duck meatloaf tasted fantastic. Service was superb. Glass never empty and plate never idle. Will be visiting again each time I come back. Highly recommend stopping in.

Thank Jay L
Theresa C, General Manager at Say Cheese! Restaurant & Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

I can't thank you enough for the wonderful review!! We aim to please and are so happy to hear when we do!

Reviewed April 2, 2018

Was in reading for the weekend for an exhibit at the museum and drove by this place. With a name like that how can you resist? We ordered the brisket sandwich. It was soooooo good. We loved it so much that we came back the...More

Thank March121
Theresa C, General Manager at Say Cheese! Restaurant & Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Wow! Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're honored that you came twice in one week. Hope to see you again!!

Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

I have dinner with my father monthly and we like to try new restaurants each month. My father chose Say Cheese this month because he'd picked my daughter up for us once when she had an event there. He was curious. First off he was...More

Thank Mavenaisse
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Very nice restaurants in West Reading. Service was good as well as the food. I tried the onion soup but was disapointed. However the entree was very good. My wife and I each had half a rack of lamb, and the flavor was very good....More

Thank BerksPADad
Theresa C, General Manager at Say Cheese! Restaurant & Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! We hope to see you again soon!!

Reviewed January 22, 2018

Saturday for lunch. Place was packed and we had to wait 40 minutes for a table. They take reservations but at lunch only for a party of 6 or more. They will take your cell phone number and text you if you want to visit...More

Thank jcarmello
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Penn Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1019
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-406-5390
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Description
Say Cheese! is a family-owned restaurant and cheese shop in West Reading, PA. We serve over 75 types of artisan cheeses, along with creative takes on traditional American food. A favorite stop for locals, we're humbled to be named Best Lunch in Berks County the last three years by the magazine "Berks County Living". We specialize in serving locally-made cheese, coffee, and other foods and drinks. Open for lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch, we serve a full menu of salads, sandwiches, entrees, and our famous mac & cheese. Our drink menu features local craft beers, or BYOB and our wait staff will gladly accommodate it. Online reservations can be made on our website or on OpenTable and we have free Wi-Fi. Enjoy a meal in our dining room, outdoor seating area (weather-permitting), or book our private gallery room for your next business meeting or birthday party - it sits up to 25 people. Don't have time for menu dining? No problem! Carry out options are available and if you need a quick meal to feed a group of people, check out our party trays and custom gift baskets. Visit our cheese shop and pick up your favorite selections of artisan cheeses and meats. Our restaurant and cheese shop is conveniently located on Penn Avenue, right in the heart of West Reading. Visit our website to see our full menu, reserve a table, or to see a list of upcoming events. You can also give us a call to order takeout or catering. We're proud members of The Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Greater Reading Convention and Visitors Bureau.
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