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Valley Green Inn

Valley Green Road at Wissahickon Creek, Philadelphia, PA 19128
+1 215-247-1730
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Valley Green Road at Wissahickon Creek, Philadelphia, PA 19128
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went here for dinner after a long walk on Forbidden Drive. He loved his meal, although it seems a little crazy to pay $18 for a burger and fries. My food was simply good; it could have used more seasoning and...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Was visiting the area with friends who highly recommended the Valley Green Inn. We did a short walking tour of the park which was very pretty with a light dusting of snow along the river. Then had a scrumptious lunch in the glow of a...More

Thank love2RiceVA
Reviewed 9 November 2017

After walking Forbidden Drive, along the picturesque Wissahickon Creek, for a few hours, Valley Green Inn is a welcome respite. Decent enough food and a small, but acceptable wine list make stopping here for lunch a nice break.

Thank gdadtraveling
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We returned to Valley Green Inn after several years. Had lunch on the porch on a beautiful day. We ordered the grilled cheese sandwich (a great take on an old classic), and the Thai shrimp soba salad (very good). Great views, great atmosphere, and dog...More

Thank drewlocher
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This historic buildings in Fairmont Park was originally a roadhouse for travellers. It is next to Wissihickon Creek and lots of walking trails. Lunch was plentiful and delicious. We ate outside because of the beautiful weather. Will visit again.

Thank gypsy4747
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went to a wedding here this past weekend. As we were driving down the long and steep driveway/road, I couldn't help but wonder where the heck are we going??? Once we got there, it really was beautiful! The creek was filled with geese and...More

Thank geejam
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

My friend and I celebrated our birthdays with lunch at valley green inn. We had planned to walk the park trails after lunch but it was sweltering hot. So we enjoyed a great lunch in the pleasant, wonderfully air conditioned inn. Will definitely go back...More

Thank lesliea173
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We frequently walk and sometimes hike in Valley Green. It is a beautiful place along the Wissahickon Creek and has many buildings and remains of buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries. One of the buildings along the trail is the historic Valley Green Inn....More

Thank elliot r
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My sister and grew up in West Mt Airy. We had been going to Valley Green since we were kids over 60 years ago. We both with our spouses have not lived in Philadelphia for over 40 years. We came back this weekend for a...More

Thank Central217
Reviewed 28 June 2017

A friend and I had lunch today at the Valley Green Inn. Idyllic location, an 1850-built roadhouse located in the middle of a huge, natural forest, city park. You'd think you were in the middle of the wilderness instead of in the middle of Philadelphia....More

Thank Captain J
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30 December 2016|
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Response from ValleyGreenInn | Property representative |
Absolutely! Dress comfortably! Many of our guests enjoy the beauty of the Wissahickon before or after visiting us for a meal. Thank you for asking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valley Green Road at Wissahickon Creek, Philadelphia, PA 19128
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-247-1730
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