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William Penn Inn

Rte. 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19436
+1 215-699-9272
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (66 reviews)
“snapper soup” (18 reviews)
“prime rib” (27 reviews)
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Rte. 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19436
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this place, we had our wedding reception here and come back every year for our anniversary. Love the elegant atmosphere and the food is exquisite. Pricey but worth it.

Thank Only1Fay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we love this place , old world charm, fine dining and great service. one of my personal favorites is their Lobster Bisque. and i usually get their crab cakes for an appitizer, the steaks are great too

Thank dennisbqbasementsyst
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everybody has place that they go to for special occasions, and that place for us is the William Penn when we are looking to treat ourselves. Their snapper soup is the best in the entire world. For me they excel with their salmon entrees and...More

Thank karlesss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a special night out and can go from 5:00 to 6:30, you should try this restaurant. Great service, atmosphere and pricing are great. Of course, the food is great too.

Thank griffintino
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waiters wear black tuxedos, There are fine linens and china. The bread bowl contains banana nut bread among others. And the food is pretty good, though not inexpensive. Upstairs there are private rooms where you can have a small dinner party in a cozy...More

Thank Kent G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends called and said"let's go for the lobster dinner for 2 at $ 99.95. We said yes. We started off with a choice of three appetizers. Although lobster bisque was on the menu, I went for the watermelon and mozorella salad with balsamic reduction dressing....More

Thank Bryce S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Ended up at William Penn Inn as a result of a gift certificate and have added to the list of favorite places to dine. The atmosphere is cordial but not overly formal. Received a nice desert to celebrate a wedding anniversary. Very enjoyable.

Thank g_musial1718
GDowling, Manager at William Penn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank your for visiting us! Anniversaries are always special and we appreciate your review.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A visit to the William Penn Inn is a reward type of experience for me, such as a celebration or a special occasion. It is a privilege to be there. The warm yet elegant atmosphere and the friendliness of just about everyone. It's like coming...More

Thank Drrosenbloom
GDowling, Manager at William Penn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your compliments and for your patronage - we are looking forward to your next visit as well!

Reviewed 5 September 2017

One of the more fancy places I've ever been to! We had a big family dinner here. It was a cool, historic building, great wait-staff and amazing food!

Thank Whitney V
Reviewed 28 August 2017

By far, this is the classiest restaurant in the North Penn area. Eat in the Commonwealth Club on the second floor and you will be treated with exquisite service while enjoying a first class meal.

1  Thank David D
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25 December 2016|
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Response from Gretchen1960 | Property representative |
They are given out to you when you dine in the restaurants after Thanksgiving through the month of December.
19 August 2016|
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Response from CoachLo | Reviewed this property |
The buffet does not include beverages, only water.
30 June 2016|
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Response from iholland95 | Reviewed this property |
They most likely do but you will have to call ahead
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte. 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19436
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gwynedd
  • Phone Number: +1 215-699-9272
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