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Old Original Nick's Roast Beef

1215 W Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382-5646
+1 484-999-8721
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“roast beef” (17 reviews)
“sandwich” (18 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar
1215 W Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382-5646
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Very clean, simple menu, Sandwich and Fries were Awesome!! Of course everything is better with Gravy on it!! Will definitely go back!!

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Stopped in here for 5 takeout sandwiches. Wait staff was courteous and prompt with service. Great RB sandwich-We loved them!!!!

Thank c94osmo
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We tried the roast beef and roast pork. The sandwiches got to our table, and the bread was a wet, sloppy mess. They had one waitress on staff, and she was too busy on her phone (you can see into the back kitchen area from...More

Thank carolinagirl69
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Their hot roast beef sandwiches and hot pelted turkey or porch sandwiches are wonderful. Service was great and staff are friendly.

Thank Dottie E
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We wanted to try Roast Beef and Roast Pork sandwiches while in the Philly area. My wife and I stopped in at Nick's and we are glad we did. We ordered one each of the Roast Beef and Roast pork and tried half of each...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This place has a really limited menu, which is fine, but I found it over priced and just "ok". The roast beef sandwich was tasty, but I have had better, and the french fries/onion ring side dishes were child sized portions. So overpriced, small portions,...More

Thank flygirlpa
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Nothing fancy. Just good hot roast beef and roast pork sandwiches. Try the fries with beef or pork gravy as well. A little unnecessary if you are having a sandwich, but great if you are sitting and having a beer. Good place and prices are...More

Thank Ken T
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Nice place, food is ok, atoosphere is comfortable BUT what food & drink est. is closed on Sunday's, especially during football season ?

Thank BobMcGowan
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We both had roast beef sandwiches and they can be customized with cheese, gravy (au jous) and how the roll is handled, such as scooping some of the bread to make the sandwich more meaty, etc. My friend decided not to have the gravy, and...More

Thank Enzio007
Reviewed 16 February 2017

When they moved into our neighborhood, we had high hopes. We really wanted that great roast beef sandwich, like the original Nick's in South Philly (where I was born). Unfortunately, it's just not the same. The sandwich isn't nearly as good. The price is much...More

Thank Antoine J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 W Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382-5646
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 484-999-8721
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