Yardley Inn Restaurant and Bar

4.7
3194 Reviews
$30 and under
American
The Yardley Inn Restaurant, Bar & Farm, named "Best Restaurant in Bucks" for 2012 and 2013, is known for its contemporary American cuisine prepared and served by a staff with a passion for superior service. The diverse menu is sure to satisfy any appetite, mood, or craving. The dining room offers a warm ambiance and fabulous waterfront views while the patio provides comfortable outdoor seating surrounded by nature. The Inn continues its commitment to serve the highest quality products, from local dairy, chicken, and pork to produce from its own Riverside Kitchen Garden and farm plot on River Road. The vibrant bar scene delivers a smooth social setting, live entertainment on Saturday nights, and Five for $5 at 5:00 daily drink and appetizer specials.

Nestled along the Delaware River in bucolic Bucks County, the Yardley Inn is a great place to enjoy waterside dining near Philadelphia.
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vipafbf
Philadelphia
53 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time in awhile and it's still a wonderful, leisurely and delicious meal.

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vipVeetz
Philadelphia
14 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband’s first time at a restaurant since pandemic restrictions were put in place

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Tallguy
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was outstanding. I got the Pork Shank. It reminded me of Pork Oso Bucco, my favorite dish, but better. I got it with green beans instead of mustard greens and a potato pancake. They were they best green beans I ever had. They cut the stems off the ends too. I prefer that! My girlfriend got salmon. She said it was the best salmon she ever had. She ate every last piece of it. This is very unusual as she had gastric sleeve surgery and never finishes her meal. I also heard about how good it was for the next two days.
Obviously we will be returning.

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vipCatherineB
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good meal as usual. We always enjoy a relaxing meal here.

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vipWoodster66
Philadelphia
21 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My wife and I had our last meal before moving out of the area on Saturday evening with friends. We have always enjoyed dining at Yardley Inn for the ambience, food quality and exceptional service. We look forward to visiting again during the holdiays.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Met up with some old friends as this was midway. Service was phenomenal....I wish I could remember our waiters name. He was the only male server outside and was running his behind off, but he never stopped smiling! We will definitely be back!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband and I love the food, drinks and atmosphere at the Yardley Inn. The staff is so friendly and they take all Covid precautions seriously.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Yardley Inn is the best place for get-togethers with friends! The food is delicious, atmosphere is cozy (can’t beat that window view of the river!), and the staff is always so friendly! I moved away from the Bucks County area about 15 years ago and any time I make a day trip back, I always come back to the Yardley Inn!

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NancyR
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love, love, love the Yardley Inn! Never had a bad meal. Friday night’s homemade short rib ravioli was delicious! Tables are spaced so felt safe dining indoors.

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vipJules35
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

There is a reason why this place is always packed—consistently delicious and well-prepared meals and friendly service.

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PattiP
1 review
Dined on April 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is always our go-to place for special occasions...the food is always well-prepared and delicious...the ambiance is welcoming...and the view of the Delaware River is fabulous.

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vipLorraineM
Philadelphia
12 reviews
Dined on April 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ambiance, service and food are outstanding. I would highly recommend this restaurant

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vipKathy
Philadelphia
38 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service; great view; awesome cocktails and a delightful meal,

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vipmichelen
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on April 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Felt very safe outdoor dining in their tent. Food and service was great.

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OpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

awesome as always

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RickL
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food, limited menu, it was just me and my wife, a little noisy

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vipPriv8diner
Cincinnati
7 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

A local treasure. Has been our favorite since we moved to the area 9 years ago. Never disappoints.

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SShaw
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall2food3service5ambience1

We were seated in a large tent outdoors. It was extremely extremely noisy, to the point that we couldn't hear each other talking; So, basically decided to stay quiet, eat and leave. The other major issue was the cleanliness of the wine glasses. My wine glass smelled eggy and disgusting. I could not drink more than a couple of sips. I didn't ask for a clean glass of wine because I was not enjoying my time there at all, due to loud of volume of noise. I just wanted to finish my meal and leave.

The quality of food was good and our servers were great!

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vipLorraineM
Philadelphia
13 reviews
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service and food. The staff is very friendly.

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SusanF
Philadelphia
5 reviews
Dined on April 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our first time. After walking the Canal Trail we stopped in and were pleasantly surprised. Wonderful meal. Loved everything about this place. Sat in the Tavern Room by a window and it was perfect. Can’t wait to go back again.

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vipkarhan
Philadelphia
82 reviews
Dined on April 8, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Always enjoy the Yardley Inn setting. The Grieggstown Chicken Salad was interesting, but the sweet rolls that were served for the table were dried out; stale...and no butter was available.

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vipSG1Philly
Philadelphia
40 reviews
Dined on April 7, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Dinner with friends was good - sat outside since the weather was nice.

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vipsuzy
Philadelphia
22 reviews
Dined on April 5, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Lovely lunch!

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vipRICKA
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

A beautiful spot on the river! Great food and a casual atmosphere. One of PA's hidden gems!

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JoeS
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Menu items were good but selection is a bit limited. Fabulous oysters.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Philadelphia
16 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall1food1service4ambience1

Food cold. Waitress was good. Rest of experience was lousy.

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vipSCFrank
Charlotte
14 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Food was good, service was satisfactory. We were not rushed. Cocktails were overpriced.

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AndreaM
Philadelphia
13 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Waiter was wonderful. Food was wonderful. Beautiful view by the window.

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Raresdiners
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service once again. We had hangar steak and mahi mahi special. Consistently experience

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vipSG1Philly
Philadelphia
41 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sat in the outdoor tent. Our Server, Michael was very attentive with good service.

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NewHopeMomof4
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience4

I ordered the seared tuna - it did not have any taste at all - I covered it in soy sauce and salt to give it some taste. My kids had the pasta it was OK. My husband had the pork chop - it was burnt and fatty. The waitress was super nice. The view was spectacular. If you don't care about the actual food I would recommend - otherwise I would stay away.

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DeniseC
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waiter Napoleon was the absolute best! Service and food were both excellent! Location is adorable. Food came quickly despite being very busy for brunch. Espresso Martini was the best I ever had!

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Anne
Philadelphia
10 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

They have a very large outdoor tent that was spacious and allowed for good social distancing. We had soups that were exceptional- my chicken rice soup was so flavorful it was amazing. My friend had a very yummy steak and my crab cakes were good, but a little too mushy for me on the inside, and I prefer large pieces of crab rather than shredded crab with filling. The side of marinated beets with grapefruit was exceptionally good. We both enjoyed chocolate flourless cakes that were so rich and yummy. They allowed us to bring in our own bottle of wine as it was one they didn't offer, for a moderate corkage fee. Look forward to going back again, as the menu had many more dishes we wanted to try.

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vipdinnerintheneighborhood
Philadelphia
33 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delightful dinner with a nice view of The Delaware. Delicious salad and entree.

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vipCinnamingirl
Philadelphia
12 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a wonderful late lunch on a Saturday afternoon! The social distancing is still being observed which is great when dining with older folks who are still awaiting a vaccine. The food is always perfectly prepared. I absolutely love the Devils on Horseback as an appetizer. I have Celiac Disease and every dish I have ever ordered has been good as I have never been "glutened" .

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Vickers
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience3

It was windy, and you can't help that, but even in the wind a musky watery smell was very apparent on the patio. In addition a loud party was lingering, madkless and talking over us as we tried to enjoy out appetizers. Not a single staff member said anything to them. Disappointed .

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BarbaraM
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined on March 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a delicious meal. The wait staff was very attentive.

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Pinky
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on March 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The waitress was attentive without being intrusive. The brussel sprout appetizer was delicious! It felt safe with the tables widely spaced. Porch seating was also available.

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vipscotchontherocks
Philadelphia
106 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Through the pandemic, YI has provided a reliably safe dining environment, especially in the tent. The food is consistently good and the "tiers of taste" appetizer presentation is fun. Some new menu items would be welcome.

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Leonard
Philadelphia
24 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful day, ate outdoors.

FAQs

Yardley Inn Restaurant and Bar offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (215) 493-3800.

Yardley Inn Restaurant and Bar is rated 4.7 stars by 3194 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.