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Catherine's Restaurant

1435 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
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Catherine"s Restaurant is a charming BYOB nestled in the heart of Chester County's horse country. An upscale casual destination restaurant, located in the historic (c.1851) Unionville General Store, Catherine's is 'dining at it's BEST.' (Philadelphia Inquirer) Chef Kevin McMunn's "Wild Mushroom & Lump Crab Soup is EXQUISITE." Craig Laban. Catherine's is one of the Delaware Valley's top BYOB's & has earned many accolades since opening in West Chester in 1999! Catherine's is continually rated EXCELLENT by Zagat. Chef Kevin McMunn and his partner & wife Marybeth Brown are an exceptional team that pay homage to Brown's grandmother, Catherine, with their warm and welcoming hospitality and unbelievably delicious food! The gorgeous dining room is lit entirely by candles - over 125 - which adds to the special touch of mini flashlights which come with every menu. Enjoy Lunch and weekend Brunch on the patio. The Blueberry Lemon Ricotta Pancakes are the perfect way to end the weekend!
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Breakfast and Lunch: Wednesday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm, Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Wednesday - Friday: 6:00pm - close, Saturday: 2 seatings: 6:00pm and 8:30pm; Brunch: Sunday: 11:00am - 2:00pm
The ever popular JAZZ NIGHTS & monthly Dinner with A Medium are booked by phone reservations only. Exclusive offers available through emails and Catherine's Facebook page. Sign up today!
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Phone number
(610) 347-2227
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Payment options
Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Kevin M. McMunn
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Private party facilities
Catherine's intimate dining room makes for an exceptional setting for your special occasion. The stunningly beautiful restaurant seats up to 50 people and is lit entirely by candles - over 125! Garden Patio seats 20. Available for private party rental. Rental fee is applied. Friday & Saturday Special Quote upon Request.
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Private party contact
Maybeth Brown: (610) 347-2227
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Catherine's is available for private party rental and also offers exquisite menu creations for your special occasion. Please contact Marybeth for additional info. The restaurant also features their famous Boxed Lunches TO GO as well as a wonderful array of delicious sandwich trays for corporate/office lunches. Chef Kevin McMunn & his team make everything fresh daily including the breads & desserts. The Organic* Turkeys & Chicken are roasted for all sandwiches. Local Delivery is available for a fee.
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Cross street
RTS. 82 & 162
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Parking details
Private lot available in rear of building located on Route 162. Also the main entrance to restaurant. PARKING & ENTRANCE IN REAR ONLY
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Special events & promotions
Please see for upcoming events.
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Gift Card
BYO Liquor, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Farm to Table, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access
What 1435 People Are Saying
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4.7  based on recent ratings
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Favspot (Philadelphia)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Good time. Valentines dinner. Pre-fix price. Love the BYO service. Susan is an excellent server.
Loud there and kind of packed in - but it’s still worth it.

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Wonderful atmosphere and good!!

vipMiguel (Philadelphia)
3.0  Dined 7 days ago

Service was incredibly slow. We were seated and waited 10-15 minutes before anyone came over. The menu was miss leading that you split some of the courses for their Lovers Lane menu. Then there was a long lull before we got the main course. They apologized and sad our order went to another table. There are much better restaurants around, but at least we tried it once.

Louman (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

This is our favorite restaurant. We have been there numerous times for dinner.
This was our first Sunday Brunch. It was a Valentine Love Brunch and it was outstanding.
I have tried every entree on the menu and have never had a bad meal.

vipD22D (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Catherine’s is always great.

Sunday brunch or a dinner, you know it will be good.

luv2dineout (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Atmosphere, service and food - all A+. Would and have recommended to friends and family!

OpenTable Diner 
3.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

It was fine. We used a gift card that evidently you can't include a tip. So we paid tip on the credit card and the waitress didn't give us back our gift card with the balance left. We had to track her down... very annoying. Probably won't go back...

Out2eat (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Great experience.

OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Excellent!!! I brought some friends from West Chester to experience the restaurant and they were very impressed with everything! They loved the food, the service, and the atmosphere!!!! They said they would definitely be back!!

5.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

We've visited this restaurant many times and it is consistancy great, they never disappoint.
It's a great place to celebrate occasions the Chef and his wife take pride in making everyone's
visit special.