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White Dog Cafe - Wayne

4134 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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The White Dog Cafe is known for it's unusual blend of award winning contemporary American cuisine, civic engagement and environmental sustainability. We only use the finest ingredients from farms that practice sustainable farming methods and all of our seafood comes from sustainable sources, while our wine list includes quality varietals from american vineyards.
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Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Dinner Sunday: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Monday - Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm, Friday - Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Happy Hour: Monday- Friday 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Brunch: Saturday 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Brunch: Sunday 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Phone number
(610) 225-3700
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Zach Grainda
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For the convenience of our guests White Dog Cafe offers a complimentary valet service during lunch hours Monday through Friday.
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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White Dog Wayne has become a popular dining destination on the Main Line since 2010, and a long time favorite in Philadelphia for over thirty years. Known for our commitment to serving local, organic and sustainable foods, White Dog will leave a lasting impression on you and your guests.

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What 4134 People Are Saying
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OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Restaurant was full on a Sunday evening. We had a reservation for 4 people at 6:30 and called to say we would be late. Arrived at 7 pm and were seated at a small oval table that is more suitable for 2 people. Server was very nice but everything took a lot of time. Food was delicious.

vipJeanne (Atlantic City)
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Dinner was delicious. There were 4 of us. Two of us had the mushroom soup which is always a winner. My husband had the tuna which he loved. We also shared a special appetizer of a duct confit croquette which was very tasty.
Three of us had the beef stew over noodles for dinner. The seasonings and flavor were right on and the meat was very tender. My husband had the lamb shank which was also right on. Delicious and tender.
The wines suggested by our waiter were well thought to match our food. The service was also great. He did not rush us and was very knowledgeable.

OpenTable Diner (Baltimore)
5.0  Dined 3 days ago

Very knowledgeable staff who helped us with wine and dessert pairings based on our entree selections. Wonderful farm to table restaurant with delicious options. Excellent ambiance. Will definitely be returning for more memorable and delicious meals!!!

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Great service, great food!

Richard (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

We always enjoy ourselves at the White Dog Cafe, in Havaerford, Wayne or Center City. The food is scrumptious, the service is attentive but not overbearing, and the atmosphere is terrific—particularly if you’re a dog lover like we are. I highly recommend this restaurant.

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

It was very good and the service was excellent. I will recommend it to my friends and I will be back.

vipRShea (New England)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Great experience!

Jaru (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

White Dog Cafe in general is a must! I usually visit the University City location, but found that the Wayne location was much better in set up as you weren't bumping into other guests on your way in and out. The food was just a smidge off from the taste in UC, but was still really good! We celebrated my birthday with fancy hats/ fascinators and everyone loved it! We were greeted so graciously upon entering and sent off pleasantly as well. Our server, hands down, was the best in the restaurant with major spunk and a great helpful attitude. You could definitely tell she loved working at White Dog! Great visit and will definitely be returning!

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Great food! Will go back again.

OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Food, service and atmosphere were wonderful. Definitely a keeper!!