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1906 at Longwood Gardens

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1001 Longwood Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1913 (Route 1)
+1 610-388-5290
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11:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
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Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was an overall good meal. It was our first visit to Longwood Gardens and we made reservations for lunch. It was pricey as mentioned but the mushroom soup was incredible, our waitress very nice and helpful. We will definitely come back on our next visit to Longwood Gardens.

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Thank bkscobo1
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great and sophisticated food. Their flower pot is a desert I would recommend to everyone. The only negative thing is that they put us in a corner behind a wall. Apart from this, the overall experience was amazing.

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Thank Marie S
Maryland
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came week after Christmas for lunch and brought friends because I had such a great experience in autumn. But this time it was not as good. One out of three meals was great. The other two missed the mark. Salad has chestnuts that were so hard I was afraid of breaking a tooth. Risotto had ingredients that just didn't work... More 

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Thank SouthCarolinaReverie
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered pizza looked extremely small for average size and simple plain pizza too but didn't think it would cost about $15 with tax? Lots of black griddy stuff bottom of the pizza fell like chewing on sand at time want to spit it out? Plus ordered some other small combinations total cost about $50 thought it should be about $28... More 

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Thank Kyeang K
State College, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were seated in Patio Dining area which was much less formal than Indoor Dining Area. We liked the more informal atmosphere, and some of the lighted trees could be seen through the patio cover. We were right next to the heater which was a bit noisy. When it was turned off, the area cooled rapidly, so it needed to... More 

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Thank cmc4802015
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76 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gardens and a meal here are always thought of as one experience...each is essential and we always look forward to both. It's especially nice during the holidays.

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Thank Bill M
Philadelphia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to go for quiet and lovely and were pleasantly surprised by the food. Great wine and cocktails

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Thank katiepenney
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having always wanted to try this place, we dined here Christmas Eve and were a little disappointed. The hostess gave us a cold reception and asked us to wait a few minutes and then seemed to forget about us. I had to speak to her a second time to be seated. That hurdle cleared, we did find the place a... More 

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Allentown, New Jersey
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our fourth year touring Longwood Gardens at Christmas time, followed by lunch at 1906 as a special treat. This year it was very disappointing. We made reservations several weeks ahead as it gets very busy during the holiday season. Our party of four was seated in the tented patio area which was drafty and cool despite the space heaters. The... More 

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NH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were planning just to have a small lunch during our tour of Longwood Gardens when we saw the menu for 1906 sitting on a rail outside of the cafeteria. I read it, showed it to my companion, and asked her if she was game. Of course! The hostess was almost apologetic--she said she had open tables only on the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Longwood Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1913
    (Route 1)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-388-5290
Description
In the midst of 1000 acres of one of the world's premiere horticulture centers, 1906 at Longwood Gardens offers a fine dining experience that is unparalleled. Enjoy lunch daily and dinner seasonally with a view of the Longwood Conservatory and the gardens of the former du Pont estate. GARDEN ADMISSION IS REQUIRED TO ACCESS THE RESTAURANT.

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