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Black Horse Restaurant Tavern - CLOSED

2170 N Reading Rd, Denver, PA 17517-9324
+1 717-336-6555
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
25 Feb 2017
“they closed suddendly on dec.30/31”
14 Feb 2017
“This place was wonderful but is now closed.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Pub
$$ - $$$
2170 N Reading Rd, Denver, PA 17517-9324
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41 - 50 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 18 August 2015

I had the Kitchen Staff burger -- fried egg, mushrooms, cheese, bacon, and tomato on top -- super! We were staying at the nearby Comfort Inn; if you are staying there, this place is a good choice. Friendly, efficient service. Take note of the picture...More

Thank lotsagoldens
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We are locals....so this was the go to place for a really great meal. The porch was empty except for a large party...this deck used to be packed. So this was a clue. Did not get a menu or driinks for 25 minutes. The waitress...More

1  Thank Wzig
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Not a large menu selection. The chips are great made right there. Service is very good and the staff was very attentive.

Thank Arnie M
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

I didn't even get inside but the patio was great. Good service. Reasonable prices. Food was great. Recommend the mussels or the wings. Both were tasty and portions that were satisfying for big appetites.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 29 July 2015

First two times eating there I was pleasantly surprised with all of the meals we had. They were worthy of an excellent rating. Third time (June 5, 2015) was terrible. Two of the entrees were missing some of the stated ingredients and took just about...More

1  Thank Dennis O
Reviewed 26 July 2015

A very cozy Restaurant, nice interior,but the exterior is very rustic and uninviting. For the appetizer we had the crab dip, it was a nice appetizer for two. For dinner I had the crab cakes with asperigus,the cakes were served on an apple slaw with...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This restaurant was good...but not as amazing as some reviews had lead us to believe. We had the chicken special that was drenched in butter and the salmon. The vegetables and lobster that came with the salmon were much better than the fish itself. Our...More

Thank Carcket
Reviewed 5 July 2015

The outside is a bit unkempt, but the interior is nicely done and quite comfortable. The food was delicious and well presented. The waitress was attentive and informative. We had the pork loin with roasted potatoes. I ordered the zucchini sauteed with goat cheese side...More

2  Thank gwenrich8
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Yeas ago, this restaurant was excellent. Now it seems it gains accolades simply because it is a little bit better than the very poor restaurants that surround it. I was sad to see that the she-crab soup I remembered so fondly from my last visit...More

Thank christian9090
Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

Had dinner with my wife. She had the crab cakes. I had the seafood special. A assortment of shell fish with rice. Turned out to be a nice surprise. Do not know why we have not visited before. Will visit again.

Thank PhillyKarl
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$27
American, Pub
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2170 N Reading Rd, Denver, PA 17517-9324
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 717-336-6555
  • E-mail
The Black Horse Restaurant & Tavern is the neighborhood place where fine food meets casual comfort. The chef is passionate about providing you with a casual, seasonal celebration of American cuisine. Enjoy his latest creations using fresh, local produce. His impressive culinary background paired with his sensitivity to what his customers crave assures your satisfaction. We invite you to stay after your dining experience for an after dinner drink and dessert that is sure to please your palate.Happy hour food and drink specials are offered daily from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM in the Tavern and also on the outdoor dining terrace (weather permitting).
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