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Side Bar & Restaurant

) #36 of 205 Restaurants in West Chester $$ - $$$ American, ,
10 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
+1 610-429-8297
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, International
$$ - $$$
10 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The plantain chip starter that some on TripAdvisor had lauded was overrated. But the burger was quite good and everything else OK so we'll probably go back. One caution is that the inside tables on the ground floor are only hightops, which presents difficulty to...More

Thank NorthArrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waitress could not have been more accommodating and cheerful. Our food was very good. The first time I ever had hummus on a salad and I am hooked. But the place seemed like it could use some deep cleaning. It always makes me a...More

Thank pennstat1
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I've been going to Side Bar for years after my family and I moved into West Chester. The craft beer selection is fantastic and the food is solid! Big fan of the Inferno Burger and the Peanut Butter and bacon wings! Happy Hour discounts on...More

Thank murtyj
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My son and I went to the Side Bar & Restaurant on a Sunday evening after I played in a concert at the the new Knauer Theater in West Chester. I was tired and hungry, and this place was open, so we went in. We...More

Thank blindlemon1
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I like this bar for their special pale ale brews. The servers are friendly and the atmosphere is friendly.

Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Best beer selection in the Philadelphia area. Love going on Saturdays for 2pm lunch. Thanks Adam and team.

Thank barnaj02
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This was heaven start to finish. Sitting at the bar enjoying friendly conversation, great food and craft beer, it's a go back to spot. I had the ahi tuna burger and it was blow you away incredible. Done exactly as I asked seasoned spot on...More

Thank wkrupa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

While the food and service are decent, no matter where we sit in this place, it is always hard to hear what the people at your own table are saying.

Thank paulinesS1522AI
Reviewed 26 December 2016

We sat on the second floor of the Side Bar on a Saturday night. We were on the other side of the wall to the bar. The noise from the bar was so loud we couldn't hear each talk. The food was good not it...More

Thank John379
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We stopped in for lunch. Clearly, this restaurant is geared more toward a bar scene but we were welcomed and received excellent service. Terrific bloody mary and excellent range of beer choices. My husband ordered the daily special burger and said it is, hands down,...More

Thank MyMuncaster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 610-429-8297
  • E-mail
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