Teresa's Cafe & Next Door Bar

BA SCORE
98
world-class

122 Ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

126 N Wayne Ave
Wayne, Pennsylvania, 19087-3315
United States

(610) 293-0119 | map
teresas-cafe.com

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Added by NolanGTI on 07-18-2007

PLACE STATS
Score:
98
Ratings:
122
Reviews:
81
Avg:
4.46
pDev:
6.73%
 
 
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Ratings: 122 |  Reviews: 81
Reviews by CoolJosh:
Photo of CoolJosh
4.53/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Teresa's has a great vibe that hits you as soon as you walk in the door. A mixed crowd of young hipsters and older people that know how to have fun fills the bar floor and seats. Vibrance radiates throughout the entire bar.

Their tap selection is unmatched, period. They have hard to find beers on tap, and are frequently keeping up with the seasons from what I am told. Their bottle selection is also extensive, their glassware is nothing ever seen before. They literally have a glass for every beer, not style, but beer per style per brewery. Phenomenal.

The service is quick, but you do need to know what you're looking for. Don't rely on recommendations, though there is a larger bearded fellow who knows exactly what he is talking about.

While their bottle selection is extensive, it consists of typically easy to find craft brews with a few stragglers in there. As noted earlier, this a tap bar, as the some of the stuff they get is really wild and out there.

Everybody around was eating mussels, and while I have never tried the part of the sea, they looked fantastic. I settled for fry's with their signature sauce, as I had a budget to adhere to for the trip. Still, it was great barroom snacking food.

You can walk out with your wallet still intact, but watch out as some of the beers (even on tap) can run a little higher then expected. But it's worth it.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of jzeilinger
4.5/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

If you are in the Northwest 'burbs of Philly, this place is a must stop. Always great food and the beer is always served in the appropriate glassware every time. One of my top picks for the Philly area. Period.

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Photo of heddar33
4.95/5  rDev +11%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of DOCK5060
4.64/5  rDev +4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

The draft beer is the best because of the high end choices. The Belgium beers are my go to choices.They are doing it rite. The barrel aged bourbon is wonderful. Never a bad time at this upscale bar.

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Photo of AMarkle6524
4.59/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Mnteti
4.53/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of fastestmanalive
4.53/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of Bill69
4.51/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of captainkrad
4.89/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Amazing selection of brews on tap! And even more in bottles. I always find the rare and obscure beer at Teresa's. It's a destination for anyone who is in search of good, quality craft beer!

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Photo of JohnWvanWinkle
5/5  rDev +12.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

The best in Philly area.

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Photo of brockdidntslide
3.2/5  rDev -28.3%
vibe: 2.75 | quality: 4 | service: 2 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

There's a little too much "Yeah, we got great beer and you're lucky to be here" attitude. Went in on a weds at 5pm and had my first three breed mentally lined up after reviewing their draft list. 1) Pliny 2) MO 3) Nebraska. Was then told - in sequence - that they were all out of all three. No other standout IPA on their menu. No apologies. I then ordeted dinner off their menu. I was Then told that they were out of that entree too. Waiter was completely unapologetic and didn't offer any excuse or look to find a way to make it up to me in any of these cases. He later asked if I wanted dessert and I told him that I was afraid that he'd hand me a menu and if I found one that I really wanted I'd only be told that they were out. No laugh. No apology. My advice to them: update your friggin' draft list and menus and get your waiter some customer service training, a smile and perhaps some Zoloft.

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Photo of LehighAce06
4.59/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

Photo of rydev24
4.36/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.75

Photo of ccapurso
4.73/5  rDev +6.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Blaze5445
4.93/5  rDev +10.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.75

Photo of grimey68
4.79/5  rDev +7.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

One of the best comprehensive bottle lists of any bar that I've been to. Pricing is structured oddly on some bottles, but you can easily find some of the best beers in the world here. If you hit it at the right time, they occasionally get some Russian River beers on tap, and price the drafts reasonably.

Bottles range from Cantillon to Russian River Supplication to Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Bourbon Barrel Aged - expect to pay though.

This place is a must visit if you're in the greater Philadelphia region.

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Photo of Meathead27
4.65/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Seriously doesn't get much better than this place for solid upscale pub food, a phenomenal selection of craft American and imported (lots of Belgians) beers in a laid back atmosphere. My hometown pub, I'm lucky.

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Photo of Sarge3130
4.45/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of Lurkerson
4.58/5  rDev +2.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of bonkers
4.48/5  rDev +0.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of dwoolley1
4.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of kwm5067
4.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of Psupunk
5/5  rDev +12.1%

Photo of JackNip
4.25/5  rDev -4.7%

Photo of johnrph
5/5  rDev +12.1%

Incredible selection

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Teresa's Cafe & Next Door Bar in Wayne, PA
4.46 out of 5 based on 122 ratings.
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