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Side Bar & Restaurant

10 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
+1 610-429-8297
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good53%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
10 E Gay St, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

You get a little bit of everything here. You have all ages in the lower bar socializing. Then upstairs (and outside) you can eat dinner and it's a great place for a meeting or private party. THEN late night, the upstairs bar becomes the dance...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Service was absolutely fantastic on 12/14 on 2nd floor with my work Teammates. I had the chicken parm sandwich with salad. Some friends enjoyed the Bison burger which I had some time ago. Highly recommend you visit this establishment if you’re in the area. Plenty...More

1  Thank stanley k
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Nice specials. Great prices on drafts. It really depends on the crowd and the server. I can go either way- but bottom line is that I keep returning when I am in town. So come and check it out.

1  Thank Molly Z
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We took a group of 40+ adults and teenagers there at last minute on a Saturday night team dinner Jon the manager was wonderful. Tiffany the waitress was very nice, very efficient, did a great job! The room upstairs was perfect for our venue -...More

2  Thank KimM M
Reviewed May 23, 2017

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 May 20, 2017

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 May 14, 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

1  Thank murtyj
Reviewed May 1, 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 March 30, 2017

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

Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank barnaj02
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, International, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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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