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Birchrunville Store Cafe

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1403 Hollow Rd, Birchrunville, PA 19421
+1 610-827-9002
06:00 - 22:00
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Wed 06:00 - 22:00
Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Fri 17:30 - 22:00
Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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95 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ever since we first went to Birchrunville for dinner, we've known the simple truth: There is no better restaurant in the Philadelphia area. In fact, it's one of my top 3 restaurants in the world. The other two are in Paris and California. A quaint former general store, that retains that vibe, this is cozy and unique. It's hard to... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

An out of the way jewel! Small and intimate and amazingly quiet! Our salads were great and creative. Out fish entrees were delicious and the venison was a delight. The warm liquid filled chocolate lava cake was to die for! Great service!

Thank Ann D
1 review
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Birchrunville since 2002 and it is always so amazing! Thank you for another amazing dinner experience!

Thank Moira N
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Can't believe I haven't crowed about this place before....Maybe I was afraid that I would increase seating demand too much. We've been enjoying great meals here since probably 2000. Never have had anything but a great experience. Out in the boonies of Chester County, PA for most, but just a twenty minute drive for us from Valley Forge. Super setting!... More 

Thank Brian S
Green Lane, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Our very favorite special occasion restaurant is Birchrunville Cafe and Store. We have never been disappointed by any of the varied dishes prepared by a true culinary master. We have enjoyed appetizers like; roasted figs, or lobster bisque, Spanish octopus, or love pillows (gnocci). Our entrées have ranged from Scottish Salmon Trout, to Kangaroo, to Peppercorn crusted Strip Steak, or... More 

Thank mbp1329
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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252 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We visit every 6 months for birthdays and anniversaries. Never disappointed. Menu always a bit varied as chef feels appropriate. So happy lobster bisque was back on menu. Fish and meats always a bit unique and tasty. BYOB makes it more affordable even with desserts which are exceptional. We have had same incredible server Emily now for last 4 years... More 

Thank Bowlerx_424
new york
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Excellent evening of fine dining, outstanding service in this charming local restaurant. The staff seamless served our gourmet dinner between countless wedding toasts. Foodies from all over were blown away by the wounderful food. Planning the event was a breeze with help from Jane on timing, menu selection, flower recommendation, and wine suggestions. We all loved this gem and are... More 

Thank Flanaclan
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say!!! 45 seats and open Weds-Sat. for dinner only. It can take months in advance to secure a reservation. This is a gourmet BYOB restaurant in a very rustic country setting. We started dinner with a unique preparation of escargot on a bed of parsley liquid and creme fresh. Our first plates were beef cheeks and pappardelle... More 

Thank DVvo
Lancaster, Pa.
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548 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My wife and I along with another couple ate dinner at this lovely, quaint restaurant recently and lovvvvvvvvvvved it! It was our first visit there and our friends 3rd or 4th visit. So first of all some of the logistics: It can seat maybe 30-40people tops so a rezzy is a must. There is free parking beside the restaurant and... More 

Thank LancasterTraveler
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Went here w/friends for dinner in early July and everything about the place is exceptional, the quaint location, interior of restaurant, service and my meal was beyond exceptional. The only thing that could make this place better is if it were bigger and we didn't have to depart as quickly for the 8PM seating. LOVED IT and can't wait to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
French, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1403 Hollow Rd, Birchrunville, PA 19421
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Birchrunville
  • Phone Number: +1 610-827-9002

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