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Sovana Bistro

696 Unionville Rd, Ste 8, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1763
+1 610-444-5600
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tuna tartare” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (42 reviews)
“apple salad” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
696 Unionville Rd, Ste 8, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1763
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have always had a great meal at Sovana but last Saturday we were told we could not bring our own beer to dinner. Sovana does not have a normal beer like Miller Lite or Coors Lite which is why we bring our own. We...More

Thank dsave60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here after touring Long Woods Gardens, about five miles away. There were nightly specials as we walked in on a board.There is a large bar area an several dining areas. I thought the food for the price was just okay. We each had...More

Thank joanz359
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It seemed that the BYOB culture of this area lead to result of the place having a bar overcrowded with bar business. It claims to be a craft cocktail place but really is a beer and wine bar with bad dry tasteless pizza.

Thank AmherstNY1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing service. Food is amazing. Atmosphere is fantastic. Highly recommend!! They bring you amazing small course that are fantastic. Everything is made on site and you can tell a lot of thought and effort goes into everything.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are not a lot of restaurants around the area that don't serve alcohol but this one does it well. I also like some of their specials. Sometimes it can be really interesting and tasty. I only had one bad experience where they served me...More

Thank Sara P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In town for wine tastings and found this gem along the way. Everyone in my group was pleased with the outstanding food and service. I'll go back if I'm ever in the area again.

Thank AlissaJ5
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal which was well paced and we'll proportioned. Located inside a small cluster of medical buildings; it was dark and raining and the only way we found it was to look where the cars were parked. Nice collection of craft beers, ciders,...More

Thank syzygymfl
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Sovana Bistro is known as one of the more special places in the area. I can understand why, and we enjoy it, too. However, we have decided this is not a special occasion place, but rather a place we dine to enjoy good food in...More

1  Thank JerzeeeyGirl
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We took our daughter to Sovana to celebrate her heading off the college. And it was the perfect choice. It felt special, yet approachable. The service was friendly and professional. The menu options are enticing, and we were each pleased with our picks. My daughter...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We dined here on a Thursday night at 6:30. Sovana Bistro was recommended by a local innkeeper. We were seated promptly in an area partially walled off from the bar but still open and accessible to it. There were four in our party and we...More

2  Thank woodcutters
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11 October 2015|
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Response from TXRoadWarrior | Reviewed this property |
I'd skip Sovana and make reservations at Catherine's (in Unionville) - just a couple of miles down the road. Sovana was a disappointing experience the last two times we visited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 696 Unionville Rd, Ste 8, Kennett Square, PA 19348-1763
    (Rts. 82 & 926)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-444-5600
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