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Dilworthtown Inn

1390 Old Wilmington Pike, West Chester, PA 19382-8211
+1 610-399-1390
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“duck” (12 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1390 Old Wilmington Pike, West Chester, PA 19382-8211
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I arranged for a group of twenty mothers for wine tastings and heavy hors d'oeuvre at the Inn. Bob arranged for a fantastic menu at our price point in a fabulous historic room with a beautiful fireplace. He was extremely accommodating and our server Andrew...More

Thank etcooper
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

The various rooms in this old house give the Inn its charm. The food is more on the "rustic"-side in their descriptions (think wild boar), but it's delicious and worth trying. Their service is on point and attentive. I was there when it was snowing...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

This was a birthday present to my brother in law. Very understated and welcoming dining area. Large wood fireplace. I got the crispy duck and it was delicious! My companions all got the NY strip medium. It was delicious, but medium rare. Our waiter Andrew...More

Thank sandy P
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

The Dilworthtown Inn has a reputation as a modern, elegant, 1st class restaurant (expensive) frequented by the moneyed baby boomers and their parents. It is usually reserved for special events and romantic celebrations. We went to celebrate a professional accomplishment. The service is "olde world"...More

Thank theredwiner
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant several times over the last 30 years. It's decor and history are worth the trip. The inn has many different dining rooms. Before this trip we were in an upstairs dining room that used to be the innkeepers private...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Sadly not what it once was. Understandable that we are living in a much more casual world but its showing in many ways. Staffing is lackadaisical as well. Seated in the very small room off the reception area which would be fine if only for...More

Thank r k
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This used to be my favorite French restaurant. Tonight,my experience was less than it used to be. Our sever was attentive, polite, but far from upscale dining. What used to be “French” restaurant, is now, by my view, international. My favorite lamb chops, are spiced...More

Thank ejgarrett
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Sadly, Dilworthtown Inn is not what it used to be. Having been patrons for over 15 years, it had been a bit of time since our last visit. The Inn has gone down considerably. There was a major relaxation of the dress code which is...More

Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Very nicely restored 1780 Inn; good food; good service; small room was very quiet and intimate until a large party of 6 showed up and were very noise which distracted from the atmosphere

Thank Melody M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I had first visited this restaurant three years ago for an investment presentation with a sit down 3-course dinner. I was very impressed then with the quality and taste of the food, considering there were about 40 people to be served at the same time....More

Thank DrHumbug
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15 December 2015|
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Response from Kathy D | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Larry. Best thing is to call and explain the number in your party and the purpose. There are many rooms and configurations to choose from. Depends on if you want it to be more private, or if you don't mind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1390 Old Wilmington Pike, West Chester, PA 19382-8211
    (Brinton's Bridge Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 610-399-1390
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