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About Caleb's American Kitchen

Caleb's American Kitchen is a popular BYO New American restaurant helmed by Chef Caleb Lentchner. Inspired by all things American including steaks, burgers, lobster, shellfish, Creole, California and of course, local and regional farmers from PA and NJ. Caleb's is proud to recognize the gluten-free diner by offering gluten-free bread for all burgers and sandwiches as well as indicating GF menu items.

Adjacent to Peddler’s Village in Bucks County, PA, Caleb's is open daily for breakfast, lunch and for dinner. Currently accepting reservations for dinner only.

5738 Route 202
Lahaska, PA 18931
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Contemporary American, Burgers

Hours of Operation:
Breakfast: Monday - Saturday, 8:00am - noon
Sunday Brunch: 8:00am - 2:30pm
Lunch: Monday - Saturday, 11:30am - 2:30pm
Dinner: Monday - Sunday, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Cross Street:
Route 202

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(215) 794-8588

Website:
http://www.calebsamericankitchen.com/

Catering:
Off-site catering is available.

Parking Details:
Ample parking available on both sides of restaurant on Routes 263 and 202.

Executive Chef:
Caleb Lentchner

Additional:
BYO Liquor, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access

Special Events & Promotions:
Seasonal "Friend of a Farmer" dinners
Holiday brunch

Caleb's American Kitchen Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.6

ambience

4.3

value

4.4

Noise

Moderate

96% would recommend it to a friend

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Worth the Drive (24)
Good for Anniversaries (22)
Healthy (19)
Seasonal (18)
Great for Lunch (16)
Good for Birthdays (16)
Good for Groups (15)
Great for Brunch (14)
Authentic (13)
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Gluten Free Options (11)
Fun (10)
Business Meals (9)
Romantic (8)
Sunday Lunch (8)
Pre/post Theatre (8)
Cozy (7)
Quiet Conversation (7)
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Organic (5)
Vegan (4)
Kid-friendly (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Scenic View (3)
Disabled Access (2)
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·Dined 3 days ago

The food was great and the prices were reasonable. Definitely recommend.

Tags: Cozy, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Romantic, Special Occasion
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·Dined 3 days ago

Awesome food and friendly staff. Highly recommended.

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 (New York Area)·Dined 6 days ago

We went to Caleb's after a friend recommended their All American Burger Night. We went with another couple and were very pleased with the whole experience. The serve bottle water at the table as well as lovely, hot, crisp bread with dipping oil. The burger menu allows you to choose the type of burger you want from 3 selections, including a vegetarian one, and then choose your toppings at 75 cents each and your sides, like sweet potato fries or salad for about $3 each. We all opted for the short rib and brisket burgers and everyone had different toppings. I chose blue cheese, lettuce and tomato. All the burgers were cooked exactly as we ordered them, and were delicious, as were all the sides. One friend got the truffle fries and raved about them. Each couple shared a desert...ours was caramel blondie with vanilla ice cream....superb! Prices were reasonable, too. Our server, Mark, was funny, attentive and very efficient. We next want to try their 'Local's Night...3 course meal with lots of choices for only $24 a person. This place is cozy and yet has a nice upbeat vibe and a mixed-age crowd of adults--at least on the Tuesday night when we were there.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Fun, Local Ingredients, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined 6 days ago

food is always good--Tuesday burger night is great--Caleb is on scene and very friendly

Tags: Casual, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Sunday Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Food was great. I got the veal meatloaf and my date got the pork chop. For dessert I got their peppermint hot chocolate. It was rich and delicious. The atmosphere was relaxed and my date and I didn't feel rushed and were able to enjoy each other's company even though all the seats were filled.

Tags: Good for a Date, Great for Brunch
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Wonderful evening out from the minute we walked in.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Seasonal, Fun, Good Vegetarian Options, Special Occasion, Gluten Free Options
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 2, 2017

As soon as we walked in we were greeted by the owner, and he was fantastic. He interacted with the guests all night, it was very refreshing. The food was absolutely fantastic. Both the Crab Tacos and the Lobster Rolls for appetizers were delicious. My wife got the Special that evening which was a Pork Loin stuff with apples and it was out of this world. I would definitely go back again and the prices are great for Peddlers Village. BYO is a huge plus

Tags: Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 27, 2017

Monday night for locals, always terrific. Lunch sandwiches also great. Caleb is first class chef.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Group of 4 all had the evening's fish special, a grilled grouper dish, and everybody absolutely loved it !

Tags: Healthy, Good for a Date, Authentic, Great for Lunch, Fit for Foodies, Great for Brunch
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Fabulous anniversary meal at Caleb's! We both had fish; I had the salmon and my husband had the grouper special. Even the starter (Harvest) salad with ginger vinaigrette was wonderful, too. Will be returning again sometime soon!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 25, 2017

We are foodies, and I heard about Caleb’s, fine dining restaurant quality but less expensive. And byob makes it even better.
The food was phenomenal, and portions very large.
Started a local cheese plate, followed with a nice salad, then the grouper special and crab cakes. All were delicious and presented well.
We split dessert, very nice, and good strong coffee.
A nice plus, the owner seated us and stopped by to chat. Friendly team as well.
Overall a very nice experience.
We will be back.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Authentic, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Healthy
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 24, 2017

Caleb’s NEVER dissapoints! Always happy with our meal!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for a Date, Healthy, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Seasonal, Authentic, Casual, Gluten Free Options, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 19, 2017

Took my fiancé for his birthday. the room is oddly loud but you can actually hear the person to whom you're speaking. Caleb sat us. Our waiter was personable and knowledgeable. When asked to help me decide between dishes, he said "It's all good or else it wouldn't be on the menu." Our appetizer included 3 tuna tacos and he offered to bring us 4 if we wanted to split it evenly. When my meal was served I could tell he was right about your choices - you couldn't go wrong. I had the salmon with coconut sticky rice. it was spectacular. It's a BYOB, so even the tab wasn't terrible at the end. We will definitely return.

Tags: Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Sunday Lunch, Seasonal, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Creative Cuisine
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 18, 2017

We come back to Caleb's over and over. My biggest problem is deciding which appealing items to order. I love the crab tacos, and the lobster roll and now I love the veal meatloaf and the eggplant salad. This is comfort food, but better

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 18, 2017

Had the salmon main coarse. It was pretty good. The cheese plate appetizer was the best part, particularly the gouda cheese. Forgot to bring wine (it's byob), which would have made everything more enjoyable. Service was pretty good, but there were a lot of dropped glasses (happened at least 4 or 5 times during meal). I appreciated the local organic food though, even though it's a pricier place. The desserts looked really good, but I was far too full after the main coarse. I'd go back again.

Tags: Special Occasion, Organic, Authentic, Seasonal
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·Dined on November 18, 2017

Great food and place. A staple in our dining rotations.

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 18, 2017

First visit and it was great. Excellent food and service!

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·Dined on November 17, 2017

Caleb was busy all night accommodating every person that walked in the door, and it was constasntly opening due to the grand illumination at peddlers village. He did not stop making customers feel comfortable and helping anyone who walked in without a reservation feel welcome, even if he could not accommodate. We sat by the door for over 2 hours and he did this the entire night. In addition, our food was some of the best we've ever experienced. We've been twice and haven't been disappointed, in fact, it's so good I know I will be craving it again soon. I had the honey salmon which was delicious, my husband the pork chop. Both were amazing. The bread is even delicious, and the atmosphere is just a nice mix of slightly urban, clean and simple, with a touch of elegance. Perfect for a date or dinner party. I also recommend the creative and delicious desserts. Just spectacular night...in celebration with my family. The only thing I might suggest if that your wait staff be a little more friendly. My teenagers had a few questions as much of the menu was unfamiliar to them....and our waitress seemed a little put off with our questions. They also don't eat full entrees like adults and when we asked about size and portion, we kind of experienced a bit of an annoyance. That's not something I want to experience again because I enjoy going out with my family, but chefs must realize, teens/kids don't always want a mushroom salad or arugula for that matter. I am not suggesting to dumb it down, or serve chicken fingers with fries (certainly not what we were looking for), I am just suggesting a few simple entrees that teens/tweens can enjoy as well.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Good for Groups, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Authentic, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Seasonal, Creative Cuisine
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Awesome from start to finish!

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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Amazing food and service!! A+ In our books!! Will definitely be back!!

Tags: Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Fun, Comfort Food
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 (London)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Top-knotch BYOW restaurant near New Hope and Peddler's Village. Excellent menu choices and wonderful specials. Prices are reasonable. Portions are large enough you can can have lunch the next day if you get a starter and save a little room for desert. Staff gives helpful advice if asked. And for better or for worse, they won't rush you (even if people are waiting for your table).

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vip
 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Great food and service.
Caleb greeting regular and new customers.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Kid-friendly, Good for a Date, Great for Lunch, Casual, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Very nice BYOB with an eclectic mix of appetizers and entrees. The crab-cakes and veal meat-loaf were especially good. The noise-level is a bit high but the location and diverse menu make it one of our new favorites.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Gluten Free Options
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Great restaurant and wonderful food. We would definitely go back again.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 4, 2017

We had heard good things about Caleb's and it did not disappoint. Arrived early (5:15p) and the dining room was quiet. The owner was about the dining room, checking on customers and staff; he was training a boy who appeared to be his son which we also enjoyed...a true family affair. As the dining room filled, it did get a little noisy. Our server was OK, not great (some of the other servers appeared to be very enthusiastic, which we appreciate when going out). I got the crab cakes, and pear/berry crisp for desert, my wife got the seafood chowder to start and the tenderloin and potato croquettes. The food was excellent! Best crab cakes I've ever had, the smashed sweet potatoes were delicious. Tenderloin was well prepared and complimented nicely by the steak sauce ("steak sauce" doesn't do the flavor justice). Incredible value, as we brought our own wine, total bill was around $75. The owner was out talking with patrons, and offered us a homemade grapefruit liqueur nip after dinner. We will definitely be back, and may ask for the young woman who served the table next to us. Only drawback was the the dining room got a little loud, but not terribly so for a more casual place like Caleb's. Highly recommend!!

Tags: Fun, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies, Casual
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Service was perfect. Very friendly and accommodating. Delicious after dinner drink, house made. A very nice touch.

Tags: Healthy, Local Ingredients, Comfort Food
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·Dined on October 30, 2017

We are regulars and especially enjoy Local's Night on Mondays with its $24 prix fixe three-course meal, as well as Tuesday Burger Night. That said, we are often at Caleb's on the weekends as well. It's a terrific, reliable local gem with excellent food, friendly and attentive service and a bright, cheerful (and somewhat loud) ambiance. Highly recommended!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Casual, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Business Meals, Fun, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Great for Brunch, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on October 30, 2017

I took my daughter to Caleb's for dinner. I had been there a few times, but she had never been. In her opinion , Caleb's was the best restaurant she had ever been to. We both enjoyed it very much. The food was great, and our waiter was even better.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 29, 2017

Great food and service.

Caleb is usually on site.

This is high on the list of our favorite restaurants.

Tags: Special Occasion, Cozy, Local Ingredients
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Love the food, atmosphere & service.
It’s loud when busy so a bit of a challenge to talk with friends. Always fun seeing Caleb!

Tags: Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, Casual
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 27, 2017

This was our 2nd visit, the first was New Year's Eve. NYE was crowded, rushed and pushy. Waited at the stand for more than 5 minutes before being greated and another 25 minutes past our reservation time to be seated. The Server could not open our BYOB wine and ended up getting pieces of cork throughout or wine. I open a bottle 2 - 3 times per week and never had this problem. She does 80 - 90 per week and should be better. Overprice menu did not refect the advertised web menu.bCurrent visit waited at the stand for see be several minutes before anyone recognized us. We were seated at be a crowded table with the beautiful view of the parking lot and our car. Asked to move and reluctantly was moved to another crowded table even though there was one other occupied table (5:15PM). Service was extremely slow, food was average, portions small, and prices were high and once again be the web menu did not reflect the menu in the restaurant. Other diners complained as they arrived. Not sure if we'll try again. The building does not support be the the demand of the customers.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 24, 2017

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time Tuesday night for dinner. The atmosphere was great. The service was outstanding. The food was top notch. We will definitely be back.

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Food fresh and delicious. Third visit and going back to try brunch.

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Vegan, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Excellent food & service....Caleb (owner )on site & attentive .....recommended highly !!!

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Excellent experience. Unique place because it is perfect for date night and family night. A favorite spot!

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 15, 2017

This was our second time at Caleb's and once again, the food and service did not disappoint. I am gluten free and really, really appreciate the choices that I have on the menu. Best.Burger.Ever!!!! (Everyone else was very satisfied with their meals too!) Can't wait to go back!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Fun, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

A fantastic BYOB near New Hope PA. All of the food items were amazing-- well prepared items with interesting flavors. You can not go wrong with Calebs.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 8, 2017

I am regular customer and each time my husband and I go has been fun and enjoyable. The food and service is outstanding. .

Tags: Local Ingredients, Business Meals, Sunday Lunch, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Had a delicious meal, everything was so good. As always, the salads were fresh and the entrees so scrumptious. We specially enjoyed the cauliflower purée, I want the recipe. Overall, everything was top notch.

Tags: Casual, Sunday Lunch, Good for Groups, Healthy, Neighborhood Gem, Comfort Food, Disabled Access
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Love the restaurant, but those concave plates are totally impractical, difficult to cut up meats. Eggplant Salad is outstanding!

Tags: Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Casual, Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Disabled Access, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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