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White Dog Cafe - Wayne

200 W Lancaster Ave, Ste 108, Wayne, PA 19087-4046
+1 610-225-3700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (55 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (38 reviews)
“burger” (33 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
200 W Lancaster Ave, Ste 108, Wayne, PA 19087-4046
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Reviewed yesterday

Been many times to the Dog and it is always a treat - sometimes have to wait despite having a reservation but otherwise service is attentive but not fawning. Get the Kennett Square mushroom soup - it's a signature dish.

Thank williamsjg3
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After having been to the White Dog Cafe several times in the past and having good experiences there, was extremely disappointed in this visit. Went for brunch. Waited about 40 min. for our meals and when they finally came out mine was lukewarm at best,...More

Thank SusanPhiladelphia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't mind paying $25 for a salad but to go home hungry is unacceptable. Barely a handful of arugula, 4 small grilled shrimp, about 8 very thin slices of green olive and maybe 3 pieces of celery completed the pacific shrimp salad( I had...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to come here in search of great food near Upper Darby. I am glad to have the experience from trying to find it with a bad GPS to noticing it wasn't what I thought. Apparently, they had their own parking lot--no biggy since...More

Thank Kisente F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch and absolutely loved the Dog Decor that was everywhere. We sat in what looked like an oversized train car room. The waiter was polite and very knowledgeable about the menu and specials. I had the Antipasti with Cured meats and...More

Thank jmontel99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch at the White Dog Cafe. Food and staff are both very good. Great decor. Quiet and relaxing. A bit upscale. Recommended.

Thank AJRunner
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went after dropping our daughter at Villanova. Great atmosphere and an expansive menu with something for everyone. Our waiter was excellent and enthusiastic about making our experience perfect. I had the Cheddar Burger and Truffle Fries (both excellent) - the garlic...More

Thank RobertMueller
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Went for a quick bite before sightseeing and it did not disappoint on ambience, quality and taste of food. Delicious!

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

If so, try their happy hour. East and west coast oysters for a buck a shuck. Many other good deals too. Try the fried pickles for $5.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The restaurant appeared to be run by young people - no adults in sight. Very inattentive service; we had a reservation and had to wait 30 minutes for a table. Server paid more attention to the young man at the table next to us -...More

Thank rudbudstill
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Questions & Answers
Rachel N
29 April 2017|
Response from Kerrie V |
Radnor Township does not allow dogs on patio at the Wayne location. Other two locations do allow dogs to sit on patio.
Jeannie B
20 January 2017|
Response from FearlessR | Property representative |
Hello. We do not have a printed children's menu but offer several kid friendly items from our regular menu. We do recommend reservations on the weekends as we can get very busy.
Ginny M
5 August 2016|
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Response from FearlessR | Property representative |
GInny - There is a variety of lunch and brunch items available on Saturday and Sunday until 2:30 PM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 W Lancaster Ave, Ste 108, Wayne, PA 19087-4046
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 610-225-3700
  • E-mail
White Dog Cafe is committed to serving the finest ingredients from local farms promoting sustainable, healthy dining and a strong community. Our contemporary American cuisine is prepared from our heart, blending seasonal ingredients and bold flavors with a refined presentation. Our three locations in Wayne, Haverford and University City provide unique and comfortable dining rooms paying tribute to everyone's beloved best friend. Open for Lunch, Brunch and Dinner with Happy Hour specials.
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