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Great American Pub

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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4 West Ave, Wayne, PA 19087-3316
+1 610-964-9535
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11:30 - 02:00
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Sun 00:00 - 23:59
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Pennsylvania
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873 reviews
312 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We were visiting friends in town and they suggested lunch at the Great American Pub. We found it difficult to find a parking place and ended up walking quite a ways to the pub. We were seated pretty quickly and the service was very good. Table was pretty dark almost wished we had opted for outside. Seats were comfortable however.... More 

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Thank WeeLuv2Travel2
Kandy, Sri Lanka
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399 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Sometimes when travelling, all you want to do is try the local food in a place where the locals eat. The Great American Pub was great fun and the food was very nice - as one would expect. packed with locals, we found it pretty good value and worth the visit.

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Thank Rob S
Boston
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96 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Went here with a coworker. The entire staff is unfriendly including the miserable host. I didn't see one person of the staff smile the two hours we were there. Food was a disappointment. I will not return.

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Thank trotpace
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Although I rated the Pub average, it could be called very good. The menu is varied and there are always at leased a dozen specials. Service is usually prompt and portions are decent. Some dishes are a little greasy (reason for average), but there is always something to order.

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Thank Charles H
Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Pleasant outside terrace for eating and , with full bar and menu,, at good price point. Friendly staff with very good service.

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Thank expressolover
Malvern, Pennsylvania
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417 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The Great American Pub in Wayne is a perfect place for a nice, easy, casual meal. I've been here for dinner, lunch and a quick sandwich or salad in the middle of the day and have never been disappointed. The burgers are good, the crab cake sandwich is good, onion soup is rich and cheesy- it's not great cuisine, but... More 

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Thank NWRob
Ocean City, NJ
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79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

In an area where many venues are crowded, noisy, overpriced with pretentious menus, the Pub serves basic American fare in a comfortable atmosphere. The food can be "uneven" but is generally good. Roast beef and roast pork sandwiches are my favorites.

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Thank boardhead
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Friendly place with a pricey menu. We expected better food. The menu sounded good. Nothing was great. We had calamari and fried burrata. Both a bit flavorless. The service made up for the mediocre meal but I do not think we would go for dinner I would return for the great beer selection

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Thank klopresto
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2015

A group of us went to GAP after work to celebrate one of our coworkers last day at our company..she got another job in her field. We thought we were going for apps and a drink..it turned out to be dinner and quite a few drinks.....the atmosphere was nice, it was crowded and we had a nice time....

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Thank Judith G
scotland
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76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Recently moved to Wayne from uk. Found this great pub, good food. Bar staff friendly and are served quickly. Think we've found out local!

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Thank kinrosslady

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
11:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 02:00
Thursday
11:30 - 02:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 West Ave, Wayne, PA 19087-3316
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 610-964-9535

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?