We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Core de Roma

327 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-2759
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bucatini” (4 reviews)
“spaghetti” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
327 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-2759
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (112)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Why just settle for an over priced sandwich at your run of the mill restaurant when you can dine in a luxurious setting and get a real meal for around the same money. The portions are large and made to order so if your in...More

Thank 288georgeb
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here a few years ago and had a very nice dinner. I believe the restaurant was placed on a sliding board and headed down hill fast.The service was fine ...interested and helpful. The food was the worst I have had in a long...More

Thank cameshon
Looking for a great restaurant?Our global travel community is ready to help.
Join TripAdvisor
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Lovely Tuscan atmosphere and exceptional Italian cuisine with a Roman twist. Husband and wife trattoria in convenient West Chester location. Classic sauces, homemade pastas and many specials. BYOB.

Thank ExtonTraveler
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Decided to try Core de Roma for a family birthday celebration. Made a reservation for a Friday night. There was a large group in the dining area and it was so noisy we could hardly talk to each other. We placed our order for a...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

A group of friends gathered for a post holiday dinner, we were seated at our table as we arrived individually, no issue about not all being there before being seated as mentioned in a review I read here. I had reviewed the on line menu...More

Thank Lola1958
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Plenty of choices on the menu plus large portions - if you can - 'share' or you can take home your leftovers It is better to go with a few people as this restaurant tends to be 'loud' -.so if you plan a dinner here...More

Thank WestChester_PaAvalon
Reviewed 6 January 2018

My husband and I went to dinner at Core de Roma for New Year's Eve. We have been here many times and the restaurant never disappoints. Reservations are suggested, especially on the weekend. Being a BYOB is very nice. The restaurant can get a bit...More

Thank Travellermama
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Wife and I went for lunch on a Sunday afternoon. Arrived at 1 o’clock and were the only patrons in the restaurant. I thought not a good sign. Boy was I surprised. We were immediately greeted and sat in a cozy little alcove in the...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Warm and welcoming ambiance. The seafood feature for the evening was salmon with shrimp, crab, sun-dried tomatoes, potatoes and spinach. To die for! My companion had gnocchi, of which I am not a fan (gnocchi, not my companion). I tried it and I could change...More

1  Thank Stanley L
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Went there on a Wednesday night and it was not crowded. Nice atmosphere, great food and the service was terrific.Would highly recommend. They were more than accommodating to make me a custom dish of spaghetti with back fin crab meat - a little spicy, just...More

Thank JanetG1234
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in West Chester
Hotel Warner
218 reviews
.60 km away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham West Chester
728 reviews
2.47 km away
Quality Inn & Suites
567 reviews
2.71 km away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites West Chester
134 reviews
6.99 km away
Nearby Restaurants
199 reviews
.34 km away
D'Ascenzo's Gelato Artisan Gelato
51 reviews
.34 km away
Roots Cafe
114 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chester County Historical Society
69 reviews
.56 km away
West Chester Restaurant Festival
91 reviews
.53 km away
West Chester Railroad
51 reviews
.21 km away
Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center
15 reviews
.63 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Core de Roma staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-2759
    (Adams Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: 610-701-8485
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing