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Trax Cafe

27 W Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-5701
+1 215-591-9777
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“rack of lamb” (2 reviews)
“train station” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
27 W Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-5701
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41 - 50 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 28 July 2013

My boyfriend and I recently went here for Ambler Restaurant Week. If you are planning to visit during a special event, definitely make a reservation! They were packed, we got a 2 top corner table near the kitchen, it was kind of crammed, but we...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank CP6785
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Train station turned elegant BYOB. Great service, Distinctive menu with outside/indoor dining right by the tracks.

Thank DiningDs
Reviewed 8 May 2013

This restaurant has consistent good food in a cozy atmosphere at the old Ambler Train Station. Great for groups. Can get noisy when full and that is only downside.

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank scottgillanders
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We reserved a table for eight on a Tuesday night for an anniversary get together. We brought lots of wine! Service was very good (they added a 20% gratuity). Everyone loved their dinners. Lots of laughing and talking, but we were almost the last guests...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank urbanrenewal
Reviewed 23 March 2013

never expected such great food from a tiny place next to the train tracks. Local sourced food all done with an exactness that notched it up to a gourmet level!

Date of visit: March 2013
1  Thank Theresa40
Reviewed 20 March 2013

This was our first experience at Trax. It is very small and tightly seated but, if you are looking for romance there are a few tables that call to the heart. If you are headed to Trax for a date night, tell them you would...More

Date of visit: March 2013
1  Thank janegS7705MN
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Recent Valentine Day dinner at Trax made the difference. With a couple hours to spare between pickup and drop off with the kids, we celebrated a great meal in a romantic atmosphere as well as tremendous food.

Date of visit: February 2013
Thank DaDaddy
Reviewed 16 January 2013

We always enjoy coming to Trax Cafe in Ambler (been coming here for many years). Convenient parking is in their lot at the train station. Trax is a BYOB. Small space and tables are close, but not really a problem. A bit noisy, but cozy....More

Date of visit: January 2013
Thank sunnyweather25
Reviewed 18 November 2012

We went to Trax to celebrate a birthday and were looking forward to a nice meal. The restaurant was full, so it was a little difficult to hear the people at the table. To start, we ordered the mozzarella and roasted red peppers with pesto....More

Date of visit: November 2012
1  Thank WineGossip
Reviewed 18 November 2012

In a word, underwhelming. Ordered the special brisket dish and the apple smoked ribs and jerk chicken on-menu dish. Both were bland. The one item that was spiced was the coleslaw. Edible, but nothing to write home about. The red pepper and mozzarella cheese and...More

Date of visit: November 2012
1  Thank Winelover2011
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Entrees run $24-$30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 W Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-5701
    (Maple Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Located on the SEPTA R - 5 line
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ambler
  • Phone Number: +1 215-591-9777
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