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Exeter Family Restaurant

4800 Perkiomen Ave, Reading, PA 19606-9461
+1 610-370-5131
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (20 reviews)
“bread bar” (3 reviews)
“meatloaf” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4800 Perkiomen Ave, Reading, PA 19606-9461
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was here for a banquet and thought the salad bar was nice/clean with a variety of choices including bread and soup. The dinner was just as nice, with generous portions.

Thank thrifydutchman
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This restaurant is so accommodating for 2people or large groups. Staff is very nice especially the waitresses and the food is wonderful.

Thank purple1958
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Food is poor diner food. We have found dirty silverware, poor service, and crowded conditions. I'd drive up road toward Reading and eat at Boscov,s, or breakfast hut

Thank ajp611
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had a nice chicken dinner here. Salad bar was good, plenty of toppings and soup as well. The only complaint I have is they offer WiFi but good luck getting on the WiFi. I was not able to use my phone for internet service and...More

Thank thrifydutchman
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This place is pretty consistent with their food. We have had a couple experiences where the soup is not great. Once recently was broccoli cheddar and there was absolutely no cheddar in the soup and it was watery. Should have been removed or replaced. Breakfast...More

Thank Del B
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This used to be our go to diner place, both sit in and take out. But in recent years we've tapered back. The portion sizes for the price are smaller, especially the sides. The taste is average. The soups are runny and tasteless more times...More

Thank pipervali
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful decor. Top efficient staff and yummy food. Salad and soup bar. Located across town. Off street parking.

Thank lollipop3694
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The marquee out front proclaims that is has been voted the best diner in the area for the last 7 years. There must not be very much competition best this place is only average. I have eaten in many diners over the years through out...More

Thank Pennman79
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Although a busy place it offers very run-of-the-mill type of food - what you would expect for a diner type of establishment. Salad bar is average - food average.

Thank 753kathleent
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The menu offers a multitude of choices, the usual comfort foods like meatloaf, hot turkey sandwich, etc. but it also has specials on a regular basis. It offers a seniors menu as well that feature slightly smaller portions and include a dessert. The salad bar...More

Thank Arlene U
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Questions & Answers
Michael B
10 September 2016|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
Full menu at night, including breakfast.
30 June 2016|
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Response from fisherman65 | Reviewed this property |
yes no problem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4800 Perkiomen Ave, Reading, PA 19606-9461
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-370-5131
  • E-mail
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