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Mom Chaffe's Cellarette

148 Tulpehocken Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1108
+1 610-374-5733
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (12 reviews)
“crab cakes” (12 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
148 Tulpehocken Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1108
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't eaten in this fine Italian restaurant in many years, but glad we made the decision to visit again. Our waitress, Alexa, was lovely and attentive to our needs. The menu additions were varied and interesting; the main menu has a very nice selection of...More

Thank Prof61
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We visit Mom Chaffe's about once a month (thanks Tom for taking our occasionally last-minute reservations) and it has become our favorite spot for date night. The atmosphere is perfectly charming. The lobster and crab ravioli is delicious and my all-time favorite. I don't even...More

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were in town for a business trip and found this place on trip advisor. What a quaint and intimate dining experience in the “cellar”. Service was great, food was excellent, and we met a great couple from Texas dining next to...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We had dinner many years ago and wanted to return, since Italian food is one of our favorite dinners. We arrived before 5:00 and the manager was outside smoking as we waited. He opened the door and allowed us in a few minutes before 5:00....More

Thank anniewas24
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We went with friends as part of a party of four. The food was delicious and serving sizes were quite large. My only complaint was that it is very cramped. Servers were continually bumping into my chair because of the number of tables. I have...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Often I have seen this restaurant listed on tripadvisor, but in our six years living in this area, I have never chosen to eat here for the following reason. I have looked and looked for an online menu but have not been able to find...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Food was good not necessarily fantastic. Cute and homey. Pasta was cooked very soft. Veal dishes were very good. Calamari was good.

Thank HappyVactioner1971
Reviewed 24 June 2018

What a surprised walking into Mom Chaffe's and being greeted like long lost family, the place is sparkling clean, and just fun! There can't be many places like this around anywhere. Great wine list, complete menu, sampled the lasagna (a must have) and seafood special...More

Thank zerman17604
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Decided to try this West Reading establishment for our Friday evening dinner. Our reservation was for 6pm and we were greeted and seated promptly. Angela was our server, introduced about five appetizers and five or six entrees in addition to the menu. Her service throughout...More

Thank Kennon B
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Thank you John for getting me in on Saturday night. Most locals know that Mom Chaffe's is one of the top Restaurants in the area. The food is always served with very nice portions and is always top quality. Saturday we had the Jumbo Lump...More

Thank beegee059
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Questions & Answers
28 December 2016|
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Response from High1411 | Reviewed this property |
They have several delicious salads and fish dishes and I think they have a flourless gluten-free chocolate cake. Of course the restaurant is Italian so they have lots of pasta dishes which DO have gluten; I don't think they... More
Carlene H
29 November 2016|
Response from pnc89 | Reviewed this property |
No, they are closed on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Tulpehocken Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1108
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-374-5733
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