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Core de Roma

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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327 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-2759 (Adams Street)
610-701-8485
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16:30 - 21:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 16:30 - 21:00
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here with a group of friends for dinner on a Saturday night. The restaurant was busy since sure to make reservations in advance. We had a great time with a relaxed pace of the meal we were able to enjoy lots of time to talk and did not feel rushed. The food is outstanding with generous portions and... More 

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Thank eagleroady
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is genuine Roman fare. Fresh, tasty, and just like home. Weekends get very noisy to the point you almost cannot hear the person next to you. Well worth you visit. The Osso buco was delish

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Thank Mariangela19802015
Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

This was our (my wife and me) first time to this restaurant and really did not know what to expect. We were both pleasantly surprised with the food and service. The fact that it is a BYOB makes it even nicer. The owner met us at the door and was very cordial and accommodating. We had a table for two... More 

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2 Thank tczop
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Clams were great as well as the veal parm. The desserts were to die for. BYOB so don't forget your wine.

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Thank barnaj02
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Really good food, good value, and a BYOB. But, extremely LOUD. We could hardly hear each other as the evening wore on. Something wrong with the acoustics.

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Thank Mjscritic
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

New Years Eve dinner was a disappointment. One salad was served with frozen tomatoes and the waitress acted like it was a normal occurrence. We were offered no fresh cracked pepper or any type of drink after dinner but coffee. Our waitress offered every other table fresh pepper, espresso, and cappuccino. We won't be back as the food was so... More 

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Thank John G
Downingtown
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Where to begin? The complimentary bean salad is to die for. The artichoke appetizer perfect. Always a delicious meal, lunch or dinner. Try Sunday Pranza with friends and family.j

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1 Thank sallyw547
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Love the food and service here!! It is a BYOB, and if you plan to go on a weekend reservations is a must.

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Thank Joanne P
Edgmont, PA
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173 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We had dinner with friends here and had a great meal! The artichoke appetizer is seriously delicious and enough for 2 to split. Their meatball appetizer is 2 huge meatballs with dollops of ricotta on top and they were very good. My braciole was outstanding. I enjoyed every bite. The other diners in our group enjoyed their meals also. The... More 

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Thank NRMEdgmont
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Went here with a friend last week and this place is great! The prices are justified for the portions and quality of food you get - and the waiter knowing ingredients to almost every dish makes one feel so comfortable and gives a sense of everything truly being homemade. I had the gnocchi with vegetables (suggestion of the waiter) and... 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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
16:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-2759
    (Adams Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: 610-701-8485

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