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Mendenhall Inn

323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
+1 610-388-1181
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“prime rib” (24 reviews)
“crab cakes” (30 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband chose a Sunday Brunch at the Mendenhall Inn to celebrate his birthday this year. He was not disappointed! We arrived a little earlier than our family and were greeted with Champagne Mimosas by the very congenial manager, Ivan (sp?) who wished my husband...More

Thank riegpond
Reviewed 1 week ago

A couple of weeks ago my husband chose The Mendenhall Inn restaurant to celebrate his birthday. We chose brunch and invited family members. Arriving early we were greeted by the very personable manager, Ivan, and treated to Mimosas while we waited for our other guests....More

Thank surfmann14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here the night we got engaged. We had a stunning reception here back in 1999, and have returned every few years to celebrate our anniversary. This was most definitely the last time. Clearly not the same establishment where we celebrated so many times...More

Thank cmsnyder1328
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We recently met several family members for dinner, and this was a unanimous choice based on the menu. Delicious food, attentive service and very reasonable prices. The manager, Rigo (I hope I got that right?) was wonderful in seeing that we were well taken care...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We dined at Mendenhall recently, invited by friends who had a gift card to use. Once upon a time, the Mendenhall Inn was THE dining destination in the area. Sad to say, this place has not changed in the nearly 40 years I've been living...More

Thank CindyInChesco
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Service was pleasant but very slow. Food was not hot when it arrived at the table. My meal was over cooked, dry, and tasteless. At the end of the meal, I noticed that no one at the table had finished their meal. The surroundings were...More

Thank Sterling M
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This Brunch is above and beyond. Fresh seafood - crab claws, mussels, poached salmon, peel & eat shrimp, oysters on the half shell. Also great assortment of salads. soup, omelet station, bananas foster, breads, and much more. Then you have an entree you choose from...More

Thank Grandmabls
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Mendenhall Inn always gets it right. Our lone waiter handled our group of twenty flawlessly for a brunch which has entrees to order, plus an endless self-serve buffet which is well-maintained. Killer Bloody Marys. Huge Shrimp. Beautiful Oysters. Omelettes to order, etc. etc. etc. Outstanding!...More

Thank RoadTripper516
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

My parents often went to the Mendenhall Inn. All these years later my husband and I were treated to our birthday dinners here. We were escorted to a room The was not crowded. The rest of the rooms were filled. Greeted warmly as we entered....More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I ate there with a group of 6. Service was quick, friendly, helpful and efficient. The food was excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 12:30 AM
3:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mendenhall
  • Phone Number: +1 610-388-1181
Dining at the award winning Mendenhall Inn stands alone as one of the great destinations in the Brandywine Valley as you return to a time of classic elegance & charm. Entrees borrowed from French & classic American cuisine make dining at The Mendenhall Inn a truly memorable experience. Enjoy our all new family night menu Sunday - Thursday.

Outside dining, weather permitting.
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