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La Belle Epoque Cafe

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38 W State St, Ste 1, Media, PA 19063-3327 (Olive Street)
+1 610-566-6808
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
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Sun 17:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 14:00
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76 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always wanted to try this place so we went during restaurant week. I was not impressed. I didn't really think the menu selections seemed French. I did order a French rose and they offered crepes for dessert. Anyway, service was very slow. We both had salmon and it was served over a smashed half baked potato with three stalks of... More 

Thank DianeY204
Marion, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The mussels are excellent, especially served up with wonderful rolls. Nice rose wine, too. I went back a second night and had very good shrimp bisque and a salad. Very good service.

Thank Muzzling
Media, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Favorite restaurant in Media by a mile - a wonderful French brasserie - warm atmosphere - terrific service - great wines

Thank Bob C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I stopped in with a friend to celebrate Le Chandeleur, Crêpe Day in France. We were made very welcome even at a strange time of day after explaining we really only wanted crêpes. Pas de problème! My friend enjoyed a beautiful and delicious strawberry crêpe. Since I came straight from work and had skipped lunch, I decided on a buckwheat... More 

Thank Nanakaren1
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We always have a good meal here. The service is great and a very nice wine list. Fish specials are always good, lamb excellent. A refreshing option over some of the overcrowded, nothing special restaurants on State Street.

Thank chasmocha
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Always our top Sunday brunch spot! Best brunch cocktails in town. Excellent menu, superb chef! Always have service.

Thank Lisa M
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I went with a few friends and my kids for early apps. The salty crepes were alright, they needed more flavorful cheese. Sugary were too sugary even just the batter alone.

Thank Elizabeth D
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is a nice place in Media, Pa., however it can get noisy and my husband can be quite the grump when he can't hear conversations. For appetizer I got the snails which were good, not great. My husband loved his soup. For dinner she got the chicken, her husband the hanger steak and both enjoyed. At the suggestion of... More 

Thank SharonSuds
Los Gatos, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Great location in Media, excellent staff. The food was amazing - highly recommend the escargot and the hare entree, and the homemade potato gnocchi - just delicious!

Thank AKJNtravel
Villanova, PA
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were in Media on a Saturday night without reservations. We had been at La Belle Epoque several times before and noticed some empty tables through the window. So, lucky for us, the hostess found the only empty table for us. We had a wonderful dinner. Food is delicious and service is friendly. Love the crepes, of course. But everything... More 

Thank WheatenloverGracie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 W State St, Ste 1, Media, PA 19063-3327
    (Olive Street)
  • Public Transportation: Bus, Trolley and the R3 Septa Regional Rail are all readily available.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Media
  • Phone Number: +1 610-566-6808

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