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Karla's Restaurant

5 W Mechanic St, New Hope, PA 18938-2266
+1 215-862-2612
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“tuna club” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 W Mechanic St, New Hope, PA 18938-2266
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has been here for years and on July 3rd was super busy, with locals night. Though the mac and cheese is famous, just didn't like it - very dry. Service was so slow, that might have been the problem. Try it, but just...More

Thank Jean T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two of my friends and I had brunch at Karla's and boy were we glad we did!! We all had omelets and all of us didn't talk for about five minutes while eating. That's how you know the food in a restaurant is great! We...More

Thank MickeyNJFL
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have to say that over the years we've tried several places in New Hope and have not ever said "we need to come back". The food is mediocre. The place is cozy, nice atmosphere but also dirty looking. Our server was great. Pleasant, welcoming, helpful....More

Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must on any trip to New Hope! Great food and drinks and a beautiful setting. The salads are huge and the bread is delicious. Great service and location as well.

Thank HithisisScott
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fun place to go in New Hope. It has a small bar, but if you get a table - make sure you order the mango or blood orange martini's - they are delicious! Bartenders and wait staff very friendly and accommodating, especially since...More

Thank gsemerad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lunch with my daughter and son-in-law to celebrate his birthday! Shared the Poutine Fries for an appetizer. The portion was huge!! Enough for the three of us. They were absolutely delicious!!!! The braised short rib was outstanding and the gravy was very tasty....More

Thank 105joel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back in the 1980's, my friends and I would frequent a great old club called Club Zadar which was across and down the street from Karla's. After the club would close on a Saturday or Friday night at 2am, Karla's would reopen for those leaving...More

Thank BillD5853338
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had a lovely lunch together. She just graduated from college, so it was fun to catch up. Restaurant was nice, ate outside on a very hot day. Gazpacho and fish tacos were great!

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

If you would like a nice meal this is the place! Not fried, home cooked good food in a fun atmosphere in the heart of New Hope, PA on mechanics street.

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was very nice. It was a great day so we sat inside but where it's all open so we can be out of the sun but feel the warm breeze. Our waiter was friendly. We went for lunch and it was quiet. We...More

Thank Jborski79
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 W Mechanic St, New Hope, PA 18938-2266
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  New Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 215-862-2612
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