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Teca

38 E Gay St, 38 E Gay St, 19380-3145, West Chester, Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
+1 610-738-8244
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“branzino” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
38 E Gay St, 38 E Gay St, 19380-3145, West Chester, Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to eat here often when I worked in town, but it’s been a few years since I visited. My favorite is their arugula salad with calamari, capers, olive and lemon dressing. My friend ordered the veal Parmesan which was wonderful. We also shared...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 32lynnm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent all the way around. My only complaint is, they charge you for every little extra thing! A friend wanted a small side of pasta, kids size, like she would have been happy with a few noodles, and the waiter was like...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bboughter830
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go to place to meet friends. Italian food is good. Wait staff is friendly and owner is always at the door to welcome you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LivingBucketList
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised at the quality of the meals and drinks at this casual restaurant with a friendly atmopshere. Service excellent, menu sophisticated, generous drinks. A great time in downtown West Chester!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Thomas M
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Been here a few times during the past several years. Overall usually pretty good but, not consistent. Was here recently with a group of 8 people. Service started out good but, then the server faded. He couldn't handle another large group as well that was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TravelinManPA
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

The service is very poor here and the tables are all jammed together. The food is garden variety Italian and is passable but the overly crowded atmosphere and poor service detract from the experience. There are better places to spend a Saturday night in West...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathy930
Reviewed November 9, 2018

When I located the greeter last Monday, I noticed that Teca had glasses full of unwrapped plastic straws on the bar and so I asked if they had heard that the borough is working to offer them only when requested, He said yes and turned...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cuddly44
Reviewed November 5, 2018

We have been to this restaurant twice in the last month. First time was a pretty good experience. This week was not. I get that it was Homecoming for WCU. There was a loud, drunken patron sitting at the table behind us. His loudness didn't...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank TomL748
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Tried the restaurant because we had a gift card and wanted to celebrate my wife’s birthday. Overall, horrible experience. I will note the positives. The portions for the appetizers and entrees were decent for the price, which was a bit on high side. That’s where...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BigDogBart
Reviewed October 22, 2018

First time we visited, the Bruschetta was "killer" and as well as the lunch fare (Spring 2018). Just went back...the bruschetta was bland as could be and I had the Pork milanese which was super dry. When both the manager and the waiter, Reed, asked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alice L
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MarleneD174
January 3, 2019|
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Response from TravelinManPA | Reviewed this property |
As others mentioned, depends on how busy it is.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 E Gay St, 38 E Gay St, 19380-3145, West Chester, Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA 19380-3145
    (High Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 610-738-8244
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