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A la Maison Bistro

53 W Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-1408
+1 484-412-8009
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (12 reviews)
“pates” (8 reviews)
“steak frites” (11 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options
53 W Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-1408
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Continuously excellent food and the staff is ritualistic and are always happy to see and serve you. Fish, foul or red meat they do it well.

Thank Julian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very excited to try this restaurant as we had heard a lot of good things about it. Very disappointed with the quality and authenticity. I ordered steak frites and received a chewy, sinewy filet mignon along with frites cooked in old oil and...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed May 28, 2018

I have been a loyal fan of La Masion over the years and have dined there more than 20 times. Never again after my experience on 5/12/2018. The live band that was booked that evening makes conversation impossible. Service was distracted and slow. We had...More

1  Thank Irene S
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Our recent visit to this establishment was our first and will definitely be our last. The interior of the restaurant could use a good cleaning and paint job. The decor is dated and drab. Too many tables and chairs occupy the limited space of the...More

1  Thank Kathy K
Reviewed December 23, 2017

We love French food and so this local BYOB in Ardmore seemed like a good idea despite the high prices. Servers were fine and service was well-paced, While a man who appeared to be the head waiter was congenial and helpful, but the fellow who...More

3  Thank TommyBoy94
Reviewed December 21, 2017

What a special BYOB, store front restaurant on the main street in Ardmore. Looks are deceiving. Second time here for lunch and loved it both times. Today I had a champignon crepe that was the very best crepe I've ever had. It came with a...More

Thank lyn d
Reviewed December 16, 2017

The food was delicious and the service lovely, however we were surprised to get a $40 ‘gift card’ charge on our bill. They tacked on a $10 per head entertainment fee for a band that was playing ... a little loud and just ok. There...More

2  Thank susanfr0mphilly
Reviewed November 25, 2017

The onion soup, mussels and beet salad appetizers were good and the bread delicious. However, we were watching the different servers slice the bread and not one of them used a napkin to hold the bread while they sliced it. All held the bread with...More

Thank marian0286
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Our 3rd visit here. First time for a birthday dinner, food and service were just Ok. Second time, late weekend dinner, 9 pm, food and service was amazing. Tonight, 45 mins to an hour in to service, with two rushed greeting from the staff to...More

3  Thank ics_reviews
Reviewed October 25, 2017

My husband and I have been going to dinner at A la Maison for years. We have lived near the restaurant since 2002, and we eat out often. A la Maison is the best restaurant on the Main Line of Philadelphia. It's French food is...More

1  Thank _ceilhendrickson
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Questions & Answers
October 26, 2016|
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Response from FrenchOnion78 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the delay. I hope you had the chance to go and enjoyed your meal. I find on average that I spend about 25 per person for lunch and around 35 at dinner.
January 29, 2015|
Response from 85hankg | Reviewed this property |
This is my question. Hank Greenfield
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 W Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-1408
    (Ardmore Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ardmore
  • Phone Number: +1 484-412-8009
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