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Black Lab Bistro

248 Bridge St, Phoenixville, PA 19460-3450
+1 610-935-5988
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“crab cakes” (16 reviews)
“scallops” (16 reviews)
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All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
248 Bridge St, Phoenixville, PA 19460-3450
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my wife out for brunch to the Black Lab. The place is a little crowded, but offers a nice meal. The brunch menu is the typical offerings, but the meals were well prepared and very tasty. The service was good, and the overall impression...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stopped in here for Dinner not realizing it was a BYOB (I heard it was a little pricey so I assumed they served Wine) Fortunately there is a Wine Store a few doors down. Service was good, Food Was Good, Over all I think...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Very often on a weekend night (and sometimes during the week), we go to Black Lab. Meals are consistently excellent and portions are very generous, and the servers are well-versed on the various menu items and always happy to help in any way possible. This...More

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Food can be good at times but not consistent & small portions for it depends on who the cook is that day

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Always very good. Inside and outside seating. We have young kids and they always find something to eat that they enjoy.

Thank jon88weaver
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The FAM asked me where I wanted to go for my Birthday Dinner, so I wouldn't have to 'cook on my BIGGY DAY'...So I told them my FAVest restaurant in our own backyard...It has never, EVER failed me yet and hopefully, they'll keep batting 1000…which...More

Thank 407Marco
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The modest, informal interior of the Black Lab Bistro belies the quality of the cuisine coming out of the kitchen at this Phoenixville BYOB. Menu selections are creative and varied, and appeal to a wide variety of tastes. At our recent visit, we enjoyed the...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you do not like this place, please stop eating out as I have no idea what could make you happy! The food was awesome, the service was friendly and attentive and the atmosphere was cool... The only reason I "only" gave this restaurant an...More

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This was our first time here. Didn't realize they were BYOB. Anyway, they some interesting specials on the menu which we tried the lettuce wraps. They were crispy and I like that different texture. My husband chose the snapper special and that was very tasty....More

Thank Norma G
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Service was very good, although we forgot about BYOB. Crab cakes were excellent as well as the salmon. Steak special was nothing all that special. Unfortunately I use the "hair" test, not a hair in the food but if clothes and hair smell after being...More

Thank mimquill
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Norma G
10 August 2017|
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Response from Jamie B | Reviewed this property |
16 May 2015|
Response from Stephanie A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, every time I have been to Back Bay, there have been children with adults. Often, it seems that they are regulars. I suspect if you call ahead, you could snag a corner table for a bit more space and distance from other... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Bridge St, Phoenixville, PA 19460-3450
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Phoenixville
  • Phone Number: +1 610-935-5988
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