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Amani's BYOB

105 E Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-2917
+1 484-237-8256
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“grouper” (7 reviews)
“duck breast” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
105 E Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-2917
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is delish but it is all prepared by one chef, so it all takes a bit to come out to the table with a large group. Would probably not go back but it definitely deserves at least one visit.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Amani’s, the first being 5 years ago. Though our first visit was nice, it was very crowded and a bit pricey for us. Celebrating our anniversary today we decided to splurge and are so glad we did. The restaurant...More

Thank meghansaj
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My wife and I took her parents to brunch on Sunday. I was a bit surprised that the restaurant was almost empty, that made me a bit nervous. The nerves soon passed. Our waitress, Samantha, was perfect in her timing. didn't feel rushed at all,...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We met another couple in this quaint dinner destination on the main business avenue of Downingtown. The food was upscale and tasty, with a nice menu. I love byob in a restaurant I choose for a visit on an occasion that is more than everyday...More

Thank Lois C
Reviewed July 25, 2018

have had their catered products twice over the years and was not too impressed. So finally decided to give their restaurant a chance. and I was pleasantly surprised. the food was good. the only suggestion I would make to the chef is that sweet potato...More

Thank Esther K
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic 1st time experience - attentive service, outstanding menu, delicious food. Menu is seasonal - changes 4 times a year. Prices are not cheap, but appropriate. Calamari was a solid start and the arugula with goat cheese salad was even better. Husband had the flank...More

Thank Brecord710
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband's birthday celebration dinner was absolutely of the best dinner we have had in quite a while! We shared a cheese plate and an appetizer of charred octopus. Our entrees of shrimp and pasta and the halibut special were delicious. Creme Brule with a...More

Thank Toadhollowtravellers
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We live in the Downingtown area and have heard great things about Amani's. Every time we passed by, we'd say that we should try it. Finally did - wish we hadn't waited so long! The food was incredible. I had a salad special as an...More

Thank lyn642
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We dined over Memorial Day weekend so the restaurant wasn't full and conversation was easy because the noise level was moderate. We had a wonderful server who prepared wonderful Meyer lemon mojitos with the rum we provided. Both the baked oyster and vegetable spring rolls...More

Thank rondvous78
Reviewed May 16, 2018

I've been begging my husband to go back here and today was yet another reason why he/we won't be returning any time soon. His soup was the highlight, carrot/coconut w/a pork dumpling...BUT we both ordered the strip bass taco's and were not overjoyed to say...More

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Response from Birderlady | Reviewed this property |
If you wear jeans, especially with a nice sport or dress shirt, you will not be uncomfortable nor stand out. However, many diners here treat Amani's as a more high-end restaurant and tend to dress at the dressy casual level... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 E Lancaster Ave, Downingtown, PA 19335-2917
    (Lancaster Avenue and Wallace Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Downingtown
  • Phone Number: +1 484-237-8256
  • E-mail
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