We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

West Reading Tavern and Restaurant

606 Penn Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1004
+1 610-376-9232
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“truffle fries” (5 reviews)
“schnitzel” (2 reviews)
“tavern burger” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
606 Penn Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1004
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (83)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent dinner menu, plenty of terrific food, service, clean, great desserts. Full bar, everything reasonably priced.

Thank zerman17604
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Long time favorite tavern, near Vanity Fair Outlets. Our first place to go when we go shopping or to a concert.

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The bar reminds you of being in England. The tables by the fireplace are cozy. Truffle fries are awesome. Lots of IPA's and different kinds of beer, if you like that. Food is usually good. This restaurant has been in business a long time, check...More

Thank kpb119
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I travel to Reading 4+ times per year on business and have had consistently good meals here. Beer selection is very good, food is very good, service has always been A+. It is a nice and comfortable place to go when you are on the...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Haven't gone to our old favorite for quite a while. Heard they added an outdoor area. Very pleasant surprise! Wonderful job creating a relaxing dining area with live music. Owner is friendly and welcoming. Even though there was a wait, he made sure you did...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Stopped in here with some friends a few weeks ago, and everyone was very happy with their meals and also the friendliness of our server. The only complaint we had, was that the service was rather slow....there were 8 of us in our group, for...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We just went for after dinner cocktails and had a great experience. The cozy atmosphere and friendliness of the staff (notably Jordan the bartender) made for a very fun evening. Will definitely return on my next trip through town!

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We stopped in on a Saturday evening and it was packed. The wait for the dining room was 45-60 minutes so got a table in the bar. Our server was GREAT! Their were some craft beers on tap and the food was really good. We...More

Thank RLW001
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The mussels, tavern burger and salmon sandwich were so very good on a cold winters night! The drink special Purple Haze was a big hit. Our terrific waitress went above and beyond to bring a liquor bottle to the table as we were unfamiliar with...More

1  Thank ldinaschock
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The West Reading Tavern is one of the longest standing restaurants on Penn Ave in West Reading and for good reason. They have the best french onion soup in the county and some fantastic sandwiches as well. The tavern also has a BOGO special on...More

Thank RDGFoodie610
Nearby Restaurants
Chatty Monks Brewing Company
212 reviews
.01 km away
Say Cheese! Restaurant & Cheese
152 reviews
.03 km away
Taste of Crepes
58 reviews
.05 km away
Sweet Ride Ice Cream
23 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
1up Collectibles
34 reviews
.16 km away
VF Outlet Village
175 reviews
.46 km away
Reading Public Museum
197 reviews
.95 km away
GoggleWorks Center for the Arts
127 reviews
1.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from West Reading Tavern and Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 8:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 Penn Ave, West Reading, PA 19611-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  West Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 610-376-9232
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing