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Blue Bell Inn

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American, Bar, Contemporary
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601 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1796 (Penilyn Blue Bell Pike)
+1 215-646-2010
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Today
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Pennsylvania
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85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We decided to have dinner out this year. Reservations were required for this event. We were seated in an outdoor enclosed tent addition. Dinner was a fixed price for 3 courses - salad, entree, and dessert. Appetizers were an additional cost. By the time we decided on appetizers, we selected a small assortment of seafood that consisted of large shrimp,... More 

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Sciacca, Sicilia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my Mother and my 100 year old Aunt today for their birthdays and this restaurant was excellent. I am a tough critic too. My Brother cooks for real royalty such as the Prince of Morocco, etc. The waiter was the epitome of Professional, that you just don't get anymore in this world of millennials ! Highly recommend and... More 

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Bernville, Pennsylvania
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111 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted to take my husband some place special for his birthday so I chose the Blue Bell Inn. Was very disappointed. There was a bad group playing in the bar area and the noise coming from the bar was loud. As the restaurant itself filled the noise level in here made it so loud we had trouble balking to each... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It would be nice if all restaurants in Blue Bell serve as good food is this restaurant. Whatever you like they are most gracious and serving it

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Plymouth Meeting, PA
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167 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This 1743 Stone building was renovated & updated a few years ago and the result is amazing. Modernized inside and out, the Inn's history and some menu items remain. With a new, spectacular outdoor courtyard with seating, full bar, fire pit and appropriate live music in warm weather months, your dining experience is definitely enhanced. The menu is all American... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Went here for Lunch with family and had a lovely time. The services was excellent as our waiter was great and did not rush us at all. Would definitely recommend this restaurant for lunch or dinner.

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Cape May Court House, New Jersey
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

From the moment one walks through the door you are greeted with personable staff. Many events on this past Saturday however individual attention given to each guest. Brunch was delicious from the pastries, fruit and main course. Attentive staff. Five stars for the staff. Loved every part. Drove 2 hours to the event and would not hesitate returning after the... More 

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Thank Susan D
Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went there for lunch with our sorority. A total of ten women. I was late getting there and they had their lunch order already sent in. Not to cause delay I ordered a salad. The other women had ordered sandwiches. Our food arrived and I aked the waitress for bread. I was told they do not serve bread with lunch.... More 

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new jersey
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91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great relaxing time but ate outside. Good was very good. The wedge seafood salad was great but could have been a meal. I had the crab soup and tuna tartare and it was great. The chef gave us a taste of pasta bundle with vodka sauce as a welcome starter. It was great. When we went to... More 

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was my fourth or fifth visit and was the best by far. The cocktails and food were excellent. It was not busy so the service was excellent. But this place is always loud, even when not crowded.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Bar, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1796
    (Penilyn Blue Bell Pike)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Blue Bell
  • Phone Number: +1 215-646-2010
Description
In April 2013, after changing ownership, Blue Bell Inn closed its doors and underwent extensive renovation and redesign for over a year. In an effort to preserve historical significance, various aspects of the Inn were kept intact and enhanced through thoughtful restoration. An exposed rock wall from the original 18th century edifice was refurbished and is a focal point in the main dining room. Antique glass and old-fashioned bottles reclaimed during construction were repurposed into striking pieces of art throughout the restaurant. A more spacious floor plan was developed and quintessential indoor-outdoor spaces now encourage seasonal dining. New materials such as Italian porcelain tile, black marble and solid white oak were introduced to create a unique rustic-meets-modern ambiance. Today, Blue Bell Inn serves as a stunning architectural melange spanning three centuries.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?