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201 West

€€ - €€€American, ,
201 W Lancaster Ave, Shillington, PA 19607-1949
+1 610-796-9070
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
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“chicken” (5 reviews)
“filet” (4 reviews)
“mango salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
201 W Lancaster Ave, Shillington, PA 19607-1949
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This establishment has a nice atmosphere, good service, excellent food. We met here to catch up with family over dinner, six of us, and we all were happy with our service and meal. The menu has a very nice choice of entrees. There are several...More

Thank dpapman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the atmosphere. You may have to look for this place. It doesn't stand out on the street but it is well worth finding. The food and drinks are delicious. Even their house wine tasted good which is not a given in most resturaunts.

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The good is this place has been around for awhile, and they have some neat history with the building. I think the lobby area was redone making it more cozy. The cons are the food is not great. It seems like they might be using...More

1  Thank Asprkl
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We have twice enjoyed this restaurant with large groups ( 8 -10). The service was excellent with a welcoming staff, timely service, and assuring our dinners arrived together at the right temp. The main entrée selections are excellent across traditional American foods including daily specials...More

Thank mikefaith2017
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a very nice, cozy dinner at this restaurant last night. Although we've been there on 2 other occasions this was, by far, the coziest as we were in a little nook where it was warm and quiet. Since we had...More

Thank 753kathleent
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Very good and friendly waitstaff. Good appetizers and food. The stuffed artichokes are very good as well as the Salmon and Chicken artichoke dish.

Thank LinS1008
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Went to 201 West after seeing The John Updike Childhood Home, as it's not far from the house and is in the same area as the elementary school and church that the famous author attended. It's an upscale eatery with creative menu options. I was...More

Thank Englishprof88
Reviewed 31 August 2017

There were 11 of us who showed up for lunch here today, and there was not a single complaint from anyone...our server was on top of her game, and everyone loved their meal....didn't matter if it was soup, sandwich, salad, or entrée...they were all wonderful....More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was a lovely find. We were accommodated even though we did not have a reservation. The host was very polite and even offered us his expertise on our wine selection. Our server, Ashley, was very friendly, helpful and courteous. Our dinners were done to...More

Thank sfischl
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

My wives and I go there regularly and are rarely dissatisfied. Always eat at the bar and is very friendly. Food is consistently good. My only wish is that the would update the menu. Try the filet with crabmeat.

Thank Steven G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W Lancaster Ave, Shillington, PA 19607-1949
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Shillington
  • Phone Number: +1 610-796-9070
Near Reading, PA. Casual fine dining.
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