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Ale House

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Bar, Pub, American
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3570 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073
+1 610-353-1618
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Roast Beef Sandwiches, inexpensive dinners, and a neighborhood restaurant that is a staple in Newtown Square. Excellent offering of craft brews.

Thank Kf S
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113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Been here more than one occasion when I wanted a good hot Roast Beef sandwich. Although it is not cheap & nothing special about the place just a local bar that is friendly with decent service

Thank otrs
Havertown, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

i liked the menu,, prices,, our waitress sara is very good,,,,, however,,,, one bartender? jerry...can tend to be a bit rude at times,,, casey is probably the nicest bartender there,,, jerry tends to be too abrubt,,, I noticed,,,cocky,,, however,,, nice pub in all fairness... we come in every so often,,,,,di? a waitress there,,,, is also a bit unfriendly and cocky....... More 

Thank 652tara
Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We live in Newtown Square and have considered the Ale House our 'go to' restaurant for a quick bite. Roast beef sandwiches do not come rare and au jus very salty. After the last time we went with mediocre food and a large check we decided we will not be back. Sorry to have to say that!

Thank Susan W
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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288 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Can't believe all the crying about high prices. This place has been here about 50 years and it looks it. Stop in here maybe 1x a year when visiting family and am never disappointed but sounds like the long time locals miss the old owner but guys---they retired so let's move on. Prices are still crazy reasonable with good cold... More 

Thank babcme
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333 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

My bride and I stopped in for an early dinner on a weeknight. Place was empty when we got there but the bar had filled up by the time we left. Our dinners, roast beef sandwiches were good but at $ 11.00 they should be good. Our server, as all servers there,seemed distracted and more interested in talking to themselves.

Thank appetitetogo
Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Yes i miss the old owners toadt neef is different dont like it to much same owners as carmines just wish the food would be great

Thank regprovo
Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

I've visited here several times over the years. Sometime last year, I noticed a drop off in the food quality. The remodeled place looks better, same friendly service, but the portions are smaller and nothing tastes as good as it did. Worse, the roast beef sandwiches that were their calling card are now not cut forma rare roast. It looks... More 

Thank Delcogeesewatcher
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135 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Did take-out the other day. I called the order in from a menu that was maybe a year old.. In that menu the hot roast beef sandwiches were $7.95, when I went to get them they were $11 each! Ouch!. Two RD sandwiches and 2 Coleslaws with tax was over $29!!! They gave us a new menus, fewer selections than... More 

Thank ndally
Stone Harbor, New Jersey
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108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Wanted an old fashion roast beef sandwich and thought this would fit the bill. We were sadly disappointed . Requested that the meat be sliced thin. Waiter said he noted the request on the order. Not what was delivered to the table. If the meat was precut, they should have told us they couldn't meet the request. Instead they ignored... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3570 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Newtown Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-353-1618

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