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White Dog Cafe - Haverford

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, American, Vegetarian Friendly
379 Lancaster Ave, Haverford Square, Haverford, PA 19041-1535
+1 610-896-4556
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (11 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
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Contemporary, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
379 Lancaster Ave, Haverford Square, Haverford, PA 19041-1535
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The dog theme is almost overbearing and seemingly pointless, but it is possible to overlook the decor if one is not fond of dogs. This is a place to go for its varied and interesting menu rather than to look at images of dogs.

Thank T P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been here several other times and are waiting to be wowed.Somethings are very good, the mushroom soup, the Shrimp Tacos were excellent, the antipasti was very good until we needed some additional bread, the little disgusting stale bread forms delivered were ridiculous, could...More

Thank Geoffrey K
Reviewed 6 days ago

Always clean, great dog pics, very competent service. Food is fresh and well prepared. Great mushroom soup and Tuna Tartare-always reliable. 3 separate rooms -all quite distinct - bar room, middle room- very bright/light, back room -more formal, darker. Only complaint is tables a bit...More

Thank HBARRY740
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to this location and my husband selected it. We ordered; a dozen West Coast oysters that our server said were " very plump" and between $18 - $21 for six - our bill was $48.00 - but they were delicious...More

Thank LynandPaul9
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect service and perfect food even though it was a very busy Mother’s Day brunch. This place is consistently excellent

Thank ValleyFor
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Had Easter brunch at The White Dog Cafe today and couldn’t have been happier with service, food, and experience. We were greeted with happy faces and waited about 2 minutes for our table (made reservation). Our waitress Bree couldn’t have been nicer and more accommodating....More

Thank jaydub425
Reviewed 20 March 2018

One of the White Dog iterations that has come a long way from the hippie yet sophisticated origins of the original White Dog Cafe in West Philly. This version is a sprawling, beautifully decorated restaurant that was packed for a recent Sunday brunch. Affectations abound,...More

1  Thank Marc S
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Our daughter goes to school near the White Dog in Haverford and we have eaten there 5 or 6 times in the past, we have gone for lunch and have never made a reservation and usually have not had to wait for a table. Today...More

Thank petesrealestate
Reviewed 6 March 2018

White Dog takes the dog theme to a whole new level with every decoration being dog themed. Luckily, the food is as good as the decor. Everything here is very good but a touch overpriced. Service started solid but drifted off halfway through the meal....More

Thank CuriousTravelerRadio
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We eat at this location of the White Dog quite often. Reservations are easy to get on Open Table. Farm-to-table menu varies by season and the chef's got great ideas. As much as the food and drinks shine, the service in what can be a...More

Thank Christopher I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 379 Lancaster Ave, Haverford Square, Haverford, PA 19041-1535
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Haverford
  • Phone Number: +1 610-896-4556
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White Dog Cafe is committed to serving the finest organic ingredients from local farms promoting sustainable, healthy dining and a strong community. Our contemporary American cuisine is prepared from our heart, blending seasonal ingredients and bold flavors with a refined presentation. Our three locations in Wayne, Haverford and University City provide unique and comfortable dining rooms paying tribute to everyone's beloved best friend. Open for Lunch, Brunch and Dinner with Happy Hour specials.
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