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William Penn Inn

Rte. 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19436
+1 215-699-9272
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (42 reviews)
“snapper soup” (17 reviews)
“prime rib” (27 reviews)
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10:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Rte. 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19436
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We received a gift certificate to use at the William Penn Inn & were delighted with the top quality of the meal we received in this stately, historic inn. We were seated in their beautifully appointed "Monet Room", our server promptly appearing tableside with a...More

Thank OldBridges
Gretchen1960, Manager at William Penn Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the glowing report! I'll be sure to pass it onto our team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I have eaten at William Penn Inn for many years for both brunch and dinner. We have always received excellent service and the food has been exceptional.

Thank hmherstine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner was wonderful. The waitstaff was very attentive. Plenty of parking available. Wonderful place to hold an event (wedding, anniversary, etc.) Reasonable prices. They also have a wonderful Sunday Brunch Price Fixed.

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I chose William Penn Inn to celebrate our wedding anniversary. (We were influenced by the “anniversary” postcard we received, and the “early dining” prix fixe menu.) We have eaten there frequently in the past, and it has generally been excellent. We had...More

Thank sgrstan
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious 5 star buffet set in an historic inn in Gwynned township. A wide variety of well presented dishes: oysters and clams in the shell, shrimp bisque soup, a variety of hot meats in the carvery, lobster and shrimp dishes, steamed crab legs, wide selection...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We were there for a major anniversary with friends. We started with a very goof French champagne which was reasonably priced. The appetizer vegetable tray was too sparse for five people. The bread was overly abundant. We had snapper soup (2 people) and salads (3)...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a charming venue with very good food. We were seated in the Commonwealth Club for lunch on a Saturday and had the place pretty much to ourselves. It is an elegant setting and the service is very attentive. I had the half crab...More

Thank janiewa
Reviewed 15 June 2017

You cannot beat the food and service at the William Penn Inn. The staff goes out of its way to make you feel welcome. We were seated in the Commonwealth Club which was elegant and quiet. The Prix Fixe menu was varied and excellent. Service...More

Thank patraveller2007
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The service and setting is elegant but don't expect anything exceptional with the originality of the food. Old school everything!

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I recently visited the William Penn Inn for a birthday dinner celebration. Our table was in the William Penn's Tavern room, which is rich in colonial era charm and is nice and quiet for an intimate birthday dinner. This room offers an outstanding salad bar...More

Thank jeunefille1
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Questions & Answers
24 December 2016|
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Response from Gretchen1960 | Property representative |
They are given out to you when you dine in the restaurants after Thanksgiving through the month of December.
18 August 2016|
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Response from CoachLo | Reviewed this property |
The buffet does not include beverages, only water.
29 June 2016|
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Response from iholland95 | Reviewed this property |
They most likely do but you will have to call ahead
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte. 202 and Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd, PA 19436
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gwynedd
  • Phone Number: +1 215-699-9272
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