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Mendenhall Inn

323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
+1 610-388-1181
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“prime rib” (24 reviews)
“crab cakes” (30 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Mendenhall Inn Restaurant is our choice dining experience when visiting Wilmington and the Brandywine.The combination of well prepared dishes, great atmosphere and good service have made each visit memorable. Rego, the manager, accommodated the special culinary needs we had on this trip and Patrick...More

Thank Dr Gerald K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

5 thumbs down. Chicken piccata tasted like soap and the dry aged strip steak was from Giant. Waste of $$.

Thank ss0rdot
Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience was a let down. Not sure if there is something going on with service, the Chef or management but there were so many issues. The quality of food did not even match up. Missing meals, missing parts of meals, incorrect meal(sirloin instead of...More

Thank Wenstrow
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been at least a dozen years since we were at the Mendenhall Inn restaurant and particularly enjoyed the coziness of the bar and its fireplace. The location is wonderful and its proximity to Chadds Ford and Longwood Gardens is a real plus for...More

1  Thank dmymd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally, we have an exceptional experience at Mendenhall, This time was not as good. When we arrived, there was only one other table in the dining room, yet service was slow and only got slower when a few more guests arrived. Both of our main...More

Thank tlscorpio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner at the Mendenhall Inn this past Friday. We were seated immediately and greeted by our server Lena. She very aptly explained the specials and took our drink order. Upon review of the menu, I realized that there is only one appetizer that is...More

Thank trisheohara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Mendenhall Inn for a wedding in August. It was our second time there and again, amazing. The staff is wonderfully helpful and kind. The setting is beautiful. The rooms clean and perfect. And don’t even get me started on the weddings...More

Thank booandbri
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We went to a wedding at the Inn recently and stayed overnight. There was construction going on (wonder if they told the couple ahead of time? Doubt it!) and we got a letter upon check-in to keep our drapes closed because workers could be outside...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My husband chose a Sunday Brunch at the Mendenhall Inn to celebrate his birthday this year. He was not disappointed! We arrived a little earlier than our family and were greeted with Champagne Mimosas by the very congenial manager, Ivan (sp?) who wished my husband...More

Thank riegpond
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A couple of weeks ago my husband chose The Mendenhall Inn restaurant to celebrate his birthday. We chose brunch and invited family members. Arriving early we were greeted by the very personable manager, Ivan, and treated to Mimosas while we waited for our other guests....More

Thank surfmann14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
15:00 - 00:30
15:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mendenhall
  • Phone Number: +1 610-388-1181
Dining at the award winning Mendenhall Inn stands alone as one of the great destinations in the Brandywine Valley as you return to a time of classic elegance & charm. Entrees borrowed from French & classic American cuisine make dining at The Mendenhall Inn a truly memorable experience. Enjoy our all new family night menu Sunday - Thursday.

Outside dining, weather permitting.
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