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A la Maison Bistro

53 W Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-1408
+1 484-412-8009
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pates” (10 reviews)
“onion soup” (12 reviews)
“steak frites” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00 Hours
French, European
€€ - €€€
53 W Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-1408
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Our recent visit to this establishment was our first and will definitely be our last. The interior of the restaurant could use a good cleaning and paint job. The decor is dated and drab. Too many tables and chairs occupy the limited space of the...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We love French food and so this local BYOB in Ardmore seemed like a good idea despite the high prices. Servers were fine and service was well-paced, While a man who appeared to be the head waiter was congenial and helpful, but the fellow who...More

2  Thank TommyBoy94
Reviewed 21 December 2017

What a special BYOB, store front restaurant on the main street in Ardmore. Looks are deceiving. Second time here for lunch and loved it both times. Today I had a champignon crepe that was the very best crepe I've ever had. It came with a...More

Thank lyn d
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The food was delicious and the service lovely, however we were surprised to get a $40 ‘gift card’ charge on our bill. They tacked on a $10 per head entertainment fee for a band that was playing ... a little loud and just ok. There...More

1  Thank susanfr0mphilly
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The onion soup, mussels and beet salad appetizers were good and the bread delicious. However, we were watching the different servers slice the bread and not one of them used a napkin to hold the bread while they sliced it. All held the bread with...More

Thank marian0286
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Our 3rd visit here. First time for a birthday dinner, food and service were just Ok. Second time, late weekend dinner, 9 pm, food and service was amazing. Tonight, 45 mins to an hour in to service, with two rushed greeting from the staff to...More

3  Thank ics_reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2017

My husband and I have been going to dinner at A la Maison for years. We have lived near the restaurant since 2002, and we eat out often. A la Maison is the best restaurant on the Main Line of Philadelphia. It's French food is...More

1  Thank _ceilhendrickson
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A la Maison Bistro - wow did we luck out in finding this little jewel in Ardmore. The only thing that would have made it perfect would be if we'd thought to bring a good bottle of wine (BYOB only). It was a perfect September...More

Thank DearDona
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The food here is delicious. Service is great. It is a bit pricey, however. Not sure totally worth it. They do have good music frequently. But fun for a special night out.

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It really was the strangest experience. We were there last weekend. We sat down, we ordered, we received our appetizers. And then we never got our entrees. We waited and waited, and our entrées never came out. After a couple of hours we walked out.

1  Thank Mitchell K
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Questions & Answers
27 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from FrenchOnion78 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the delay. I hope you had the chance to go and enjoyed your meal. I find on average that I spend about 25 per person for lunch and around 35 at dinner.
29 January 2015|
Response from 85hankg | Reviewed this property |
This is my question. Hank Greenfield
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 W Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-1408
    (Ardmore Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ardmore
  • Phone Number: +1 484-412-8009
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