Teresa's Cafe & Next Door Bar


80 Reviews

Type: Bar, Eatery

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

(610) 293-0119 | map

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Photo of ThoreauLikeAGirl
4.55/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

My favorite place to go to in the 'burbs of Philadelphia if I want a combination of great beer and great food.

The bartenders are all very knowledgeable and helpful, and will gladly give you a sample if you are unsure.

Great and thorough selection of beers. Locals, Imports, Hard to finds. You name it. While some bars specialize in local, and others foreign or belgian, Teresa's is very well-rounded with good options for every mood.

Their food is top notch. Not your typical bar food. Their cinnamon wings are the best wings i've had in the area (i believe they won 'best of philly' last year). The wings are whole wings, not cut in half at the joint - so you get 5 whole meaty wings (which, if halved, would be 10 wings). Baked, not fried. Somehow it works.

Their bottle selection is also available 'to go' with 20% off with that option. Sometimes bottles of vintage Cantillon will pop up.

Also, the only place i've been to that will have Pliny the Elder on tap and have it last multiple days. And they have it often.

On Mondays, they do 'buck a shuck' oysters all day and night. They are served with this amazing frozen wasabi caviar stuff that I think is the most creative and tasty accompaniment to oysters i've ever had.

Brunch here on Sundays is a must. The menu is always changing and it has never been crowded when i've gone. Easy to avoid the crowds of city brunch from now on now that I know how great it is here.

The only downside is the noise - brick walls, tin ceiling = lots of echoing and noisiness when the place is crowded. This comes in handy, though, when I go out to dinner here with my equally noisy family.
Also, would be great if they had TVs, but that would probably just add to the noise and some people might actually prefer a place with no TVs. It definitely cuts back on the rowdy sports fans, if that is not your cup of tea.

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Photo of Kaydogg
4.13/5  rDev -7.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Theresa's is an excellent bar. Food is very good and tap list is great. Bartenders are helpful and will gladly give you a taste of something. Great bottle selection as well. Only drawback is no TVS and it can get loud with the brick walls. A couple nice flat screens would put it over the top. Bottle selection is great but not always up to date. Make sure you try some of there cheese platters. Nothing like it when they have a good sour on tap with some top notch cheese trays. I have never been to the restaurant part on the other side so this review is for the bar only

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Photo of eagles22
4.47/5  rDev +0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 3.5

This place is one of the better beer bars of the burbs of philly. I went there today and the only grip, I have is parking nowhere to park, but owell. I walk into this nice casual cafe and right away I was seated by the waiter and got my hill farmstead Abner in matter of 5 seconds, the service is great here. I ordered the chicken panini and it was a solid dish for lunch and than finished up with a piny the elder!!

I can't believe this place wasnt packed usually a keg of elder will kick in 1hr at capones! There was noone here and I loved it, I will be back for sour day!

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Photo of Schracky
4.55/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 4

I visited this place while on a visit back to my old hometown. Some friends have been talking about it for awhile now. Three of us met at 7 pm on a Friday night, so it was crowded as expected. We had to wait about 45 minutes to be seated, but we did not mind because we were able to enjoy some of the many wonderful beers they had on tap. Just a sampling of what the had was Troegs Nugget Nectar (Hand Pump), Founders Imperial Stout, Mikkeller Koppi IPA, Bell's Two Hearted Ale, a black saison( can't remember the brewery, and many, many more. They also have a large selection of bottled beers from the US and abroad. The staff is very knowledgeable about the beer. Our server was able to make some great recommendations for us based on our likes. The food is very unique here as well. The offer standard fare, but also items like escargot, rabbit, llama burgers, and many other interesting things. I enjoyed the food. They also have a great cheese plate selection. This is a great place that is worth checking out if you are in Southeast PA anytime!

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Photo of pburland23
4.15/5  rDev -7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Stopped in on Friday night for dinner with my wife. I'd been to the Italian BYOB (Teresa's Cafe) before, but had not been to the Next Door bar. Teresa's is located along a charming block of Wayne Avenue in downtown Wayne.

Essentially, Teresa's is a bar with some tables for two clustered in the front of the space. The bar runs the entire left hand side of the room and across from the bar is a series of booths. The room was very warm, cozy and inviting.

The beer selection was very impressive. There were about 20 beers on tap and then the book of beer detailed 100s of available bottles. The tap list was well balanced and featured a diverse selection of Belgian and American styles. I started my evening with Sly Fox Chester County Bitter from the cask. The waiter, Ryan, was friendly and knowledgable. We chatted about the beers available and he was a good resource.

I had a Terrapin Hopsecutioner to go with my meal. The food was wonderful. I opted for the steak frites while my wife had the mussels provencal. Both entrees were delicious and extremely reasonably priced. My wife decided to have some bread pudding for dessert, I went for a glass of Dark Horse's Plead the Fifth Imperial Stout which was a great way to wrap up a good meal.

The total bill including tax and tip was $70 which I thought was a good value for the quality meal I had. Teresa's Next Door is one of those beer bars that excels both with their food and their beer selection.

It's a great spot on the Main Line; one which I'll be visiting again in the future.

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Photo of drabmuh
4.45/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Popped into this place on the off chance that they would have some Cantillon I could take home with me, mission partially completed.

This place is a bar with tables, not much more. I sat at the bar. It was busy but while I sat there it got less busy and more busy. People (bartenders) were friendly and talkative, knowledgeable about beer, it was nice.

Place has 20 taps (about) and about 200 bottles that you can pick from. Some of the stuff gets expensive but generally it does not. Its a pretty even place, good stuff on draft, great stuff in bottles.

I ordered the fries and they were good and crispy. I would go here again if I were in Wayne.

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

My favorite bar on the Main Line! Great happy hour (4-6) with $3 American and $5 Belgian drafts. They rotate the drafts almost daily, and the website is always updated. Make sure to look out for the events as they get a bunch of rare stuff. The food, especially oysters (Monday is buck-a-shuck) and mussels is great. The Cuban sandwich is also delicious. The wait staff are all incredibly knowledgeable, and very willing to explain styles or give samples. The atmosphere is very old-school (no tv or anything like that), but this leads to a very relaxed atmosphere. The wine and whiskey lists are also worth mentioning. A great stop in the Philly suburbs!

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

Transcribed from undated notes, probably early-to-mid June 2009.

I was quickly coming to enjoy SEPTA's Regional R5 line, finding that I fit in so well among the glitterati and old money of the Main Line that I began to wonder why it had taken me so long to visit. Ha! The only commonality between us is that I used to mainline once upon a time. Oops, just kidding. Never cop to anything, that's my motto.

TND, as I was told that it is generally abbreviated, turned out to be a mere crosswalk from the train station. Entering, the m.d.s. was in the vestibule, directly between Teresa's Restaurant and Teresa's Next Door with the former to the left and the latter to the right, facing. TND was a long, narrow establishment with a VERY European mindset. A window fronted the joint (just to reinforce what a class act I am), along with some standard tables and chairs with a line of them running aft along the right wall before segueing into booth seating. The floor was stone as was the back wall with its opening for the kitchen. The left wall began with a series of coat hooks, followed by a cut-out for the entries to the twin unisex lavs, and then to the long stone-topped bar. The back bar had four shelves for various beer glasses, followed by a shelf of wine and liquor bisected by a line of twenty-three (23) CO2 taps and one (1) N2 tap plus two (2) cask ale handpumps. Under the back bar were six (6) double-doored coolers which were home to two hundred and fifty-plus (250 +) bottled beers, all licensed for take-away.

Does $ = atmosphere? In some cases, yes and this was one of them. I could lie to you and tell you that I had been much more at home at The Flying Pig, but the truth is that I was equally welcomed here. On this, my initial visit, my server was Katie, the Boston lawyer. I also noted that I enjoyed the smells coming from their oak wood-fired grill and oven and forget Jimmy John's free smells.

I CAN tell you that I have been back at least once since then. The taps rotate and at some point, they held a Ballast Point promotion and given my relation to one of their brewers, Colby Chandler, I try to represent when possible.

Finally, you must try one of their mixed cheese plates. Spendy? Yeah, but totally worth the expense.

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Photo of orangesol
4.54/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75

Went here about two weeks ago. Just getting around to writing the review

The next door bar is pretty narrow but deep with one side being almost completely taken up by a very long bar with plenty of seating. Behind the bar there are a bunch of shelves full of glassware and a few chalk boards with the draft list on them. Opposite the bar is a bunch of booths to handle the overflow from the bar. The service was good but we had to wait for a while to get a refill when they were standing not even five feet away.

The quality and selection of food is excellent. They have a great selection of appetizers, seafood, cheese plates, sandwiches, burgers and a few full entree's. I had a burger with gruyère cheese and Prosciutto. It was awesome but it comes with greens rather than fries so be prepared to pay extra if you want them.

The selection of beer was very good. I had a RR Pliny the Elder, Cantillon Saint Lamvinus, and a cask Allagash Black on the hand pump. All were served in the appropriate glasses and they were all awesome. There was still a few more I really wanted to try but I just didn't have the time. They also have a very large bottle list of beers from around the world. The rarer beers are pricey but they are worth every penny. Next time I will get one for sure.

Overall, a great bar with good food and even better beer. I will return for sure.

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Photo of berpwillie
4.88/5  rDev +9.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

just visited this past weekend and had the time of my life. 4 batches of consecration, and supplication on draft! my two favorite beers! even knowing they will only be on draft for a limited time, it seems this place would usually have the cream of the crop brews. the trip to get there was well worth it. the rest of the draft selection was amazing, as was the bottle selection. definitely on the up scale, but pricing didn't seem to bad. the bar staff was very knowledgable, much more than i had expected. didn't try a meal but i did have a cheese tray that was delicious. hopefully i will be able to visit this place again in the near future. my only complaint was the hostess didn't seem too friendly. i think she was in need of a stiff one, and i'm not talking about a drink. if your in the area this place is a must.

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Photo of oglmcdgl
4.78/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

I've been going to tnd for years and I am compelled to give my thoughts on this wonderful establishment.
The draft and bottle selection are to say the least mind blowing pair that with great food and a very pleasant atmosphere and you get a great place to have a beer. Ive never been disappointed with the beers or the tasty grubs. Its absolutely spotless and just a very comfortable place to be. A bit on the pricey side but its rich white people land what do you expect. All in all one of if not the best bar I've ever been to. Thanks for the great times.

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Photo of krisandajt
4.7/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

The wife and I stopped in at Teresa's for dinner on the way home from Philly. We were't sure what to expect, but I had heard very good things so I figured it was worth a shot. I have to say, it was a good call. The staff were very friendly and the food was outstanding. I enjoyed the mussels done dirty style (giggity giggity), my wife enjoyed a mushroom sandwich. Our waitress was eager to talk beer and make recommendations, and the selection from which we had to choose from was pretty impressive. Plenty on tap, and a very nice selection of bottles. My only complaint is that we live too far away to enjoy Teresa's on a regular basis...

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Photo of deapokid
4.15/5  rDev -7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3

Stopped in Saturday afternoon for lunch and some to-go beer. Review is from notes. Thanks for the recommendation, callmemickey.

This quiet little spot in the quaint village of Wayne is a very modern take on the American pub. The bright red hanging candle lights, cool marble bar and shiny brass taps bring to mind trendy night clubs and casino taprooms, but the subdued vibe and lack of obtrusive television sets makes for a more relaxed and refined experience.

Sporting 24 seasonally-influenced taps (witbiers and hefeweizens from Allagash, The Bruery, etc.), two hand pumps, a variety of meads and a comprehensive beer list featuring over 200+ bottles, this out-of-the-way spot makes its presence known fast.

I was impressed to find several entries from Russian River, Fantome, Mikkeller and Cantillon, as well as some Italian micros and vintage bottles. The beer list was untarnished, easy to read and meticulously detailed. Patrons are also allowed 144 oz. of to-go beer, which is a plus.

I decided to saddle up at the bar and give Ommegang's Zuur a spin (mediocre, in my opinion). Foodwise, I selected the spicy lamb gyro with feta cheese. The meat was tasty, but the feta was way too prominent and it nearly overpowered the rest of the dish. Those not up for greek can check out there sandwiches, salads, mussels and cheese plates.

My bartender was particularly friendly and attentive. She had no trouble grabbing me a warm Fantome Brise-Bons Bons from the basement, gave me a free pint of Sly Fox O'Reilly Stout when she accidentally poured it and was never phony or overly talkative.

All in all, this is a nice little spot for lunch. It's a block from The Beer Yard, chill as can be and a great way to beat this unbearable heat.

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Photo of magine
4.28/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 3

Went to Teresa's for the first time this past weekend and left feeling very impressed with the beer selection as well as the great knowledgeable staff.

This place is in a nice little section in the main line, complete with little shops, a few bars/restaurants and decent parking available.

The "next door" bar is to the right in the entryway, but all beers can be had at either place (cafe). The place has tile floors, tables, booths and a long bar with a tremendous amout of approprite glassware.

It is a rather loud place, which is probably due to the tile floors. This didnt bother me to much, as I am a loud talker when I drink anyway.

The beer slection was fantastic, maybe a hundred+ bottles and over 20 top notch brews on tap. The selection was varied and tremendous.

The glassware was appropriate for each selection we choose. The server was very much educated on the brews, and was always there to serve another brew. We went there on philly beer week, and there were some scratch Troegs there and it was great.

The only downside was the food, as a first impression our cuban sandwiches were very dry. The pork was dry and the "ham" was like a shaving you could see through. Almost like a bacon slice. The bread was good. The fries were good though.

All in all a great place to drink some of the finests brews. And a selection that is hard to beat. The prices were resonable for the brews. But the sandwiches were way overpriced for a small, dry sandwich.

Great place to drink the night away, in a nice area.

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Photo of garuda
4.43/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

My wife and I decided to check this place out after hearing rave reviews and stalking the tap list for a couple weeks. As soon as you walk into this place, you know its going to be quality. Stone tile floors, booths down the right side of the room, open tables up front by the windows, and the long bar on the left side with about 20 seats. Ginormous glassware selection prominently displayed behind the bar, about 20 taps, 2 hand pumps, and one nitro tap when we were there, and everything was craft selection. Great selection within the beers themselves, with a wide range of styles represented. Great service, knowledgeable and courteous staff. The food selection is good, and almost every item has a gourmet aspect, adding a good deal of uniqueness to the establishment. I highly recommend the artichokes as a starter. If you're drinking from bottles, it can sure get expensive real quick, but its certainly not necessary with the draft selection. TND lives up to the hype, and we will surely be revisiting in the future.

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Photo of corby112
4.28/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

I have been here numerous times as was surprised that I hadn't entered a review yet. I believe that this building used to house a paint store but the restaurant Teresa's took it over and made it an upscale gastropub/beer bar.

The space is pretty narrow but deep with one side of the room being taken up by a very long bar with ample seating. Behind the bar there are several shelves of appropriate glassware. This looks really cool but they don't seem to ever use the glasses which is very frustrating. Why have them lined up and not use them with the appropriate beer? Decoration?

The other side of the room has quite a few table tops and about ten to twelves booths. The place is very clean and pristine with a few Belgian beer sign and has a sterile felling to it. It can be very loud in there especially on weekend nights and the crowd can be a little douchey but it is still a fun place to drink some great beers.

The quality of food and selection is excellent. They have a great selection of appetizers, mussels, cheese plates, sandwiches and full entree. The entree can be a bit pricey but all of the other dishes are affordable and very tasty. I've samples most of te menu and everything I have ordered has been great.

The selection of beer here is usually very good often with a nice selection of radioes. The main focus is on Belgians but they have a great selection of American, English, Scandinavian and Asia beers. They have around sixteen beers on tap and a very large bottle list of beers from around the world. The rarer beers can get pricey but they sell bottles to go and have a decent happy hour.

Overall, the selection and food are very good and the service is decent but the clientele can be a bit overbearing and obnoxious. Other than that, it's a great place to sample some great beers and eat some very good food.

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Photo of cyraxx
3.84/5  rDev -13.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5

I had never been here before, but I went to Teresa's a few weeks ago for the Russian River event.

A - A very nice place, but very crowded due to the event. Clean, modern feel.

Q - This is what killed my experience. I mainly came here for Pliny the Elder, but the other RR beers were icing on the cake. This was my first time experiencing Pliny, so I could be very wrong in this aspect. I think that this keg had been sitting for a while, as it was far less hoppy and bitter than it should have been. I thought that maybe I had just been let down because of the hype, but after trying a Sculpin that was underwhelming I have to think that the fault lies with the bar.

S - Service was a bit slow, but again it was quite busy.

S - They had a fantastic lineup of beers, the highlight of the day, for me, was cask Hop Stoopid. My only wish is that they had a few more taps. Great bottle selection.

Great selection at this place but, if I'm correct, I wish that they would try to keep their hoppy beers as fresh as possible.

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Photo of zoso1967
4.78/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

This place rocks! My wife and I's favorite spot outside of the city. Great upscale atmosphere, always a quality tap list, two beer engines, great bottle list, tasty food, knowledgeable and capable staff, they have it all. While it is a bit pricey, I personally think it is a pretty good value for the area it is in and the fact that they serve almost everything in the correct glassware is an added bonus.

If you live in the area this is a must visit place, and if you don't you should head over there sometime and try it out. Cannot recommend highly enough.

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Photo of Deuane
4.45/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Having been here numerous times over the last year I feel it is high time for a review. Making friends with some local BA's (and this is one of their favorite places) TND has become a go to place for us when in the area.

A nice interior with lots of wood and a gorgeous long bar with an impressive bar back. Rows of booth seating opposite the bar and tables out near the front door.

We have always received good service while here, doesn;t hurt when you go with regulars!

Food is a cut above. The menu is fun and innovative with many interesting offerings. The French toast foie gras while $12 is absolutely sinful! A big plus...1/2 cheese Sundays! Make sure you check your bill though before paying as the staff often forgets this "little" perk. They always have an impressive list of gourmet cheeses to try.

We often come here for special beer events so the tap list is always stellar. I know the bottle selection is equally awesome with some unusual and rare selections, all depends how much $$$ you want to drop! All this and 2 beer engines to boot...wow, what more could you ask for?

TND is a great restaurant and kick ass beer bar combined into one establishment. I highly recommend it if you find yourself in the area.

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Photo of regspeir
4.2/5  rDev -5.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Convenient, friendly with thought and attention to both their tap and bottle lists. Their website is kept up to date with the tap list which is appreciated. The bartenders are knowledgeable and helpful. They even spend time each day acquainting their wait staff with the day's offerings (I have seen the manager pour samples and go over them).
Their special events are great. On Friday they had a Troegs night (complete with a firkin of Nugget Nectar) and perfect food pairings (I had reindeer stew with Naked Elf), Sunday was DIPA night (NN, Pliny, Ballast Point, etc) and Monday was buck-a-shuck! SWEET!
The only downside to this place is how fast you can run up a LARGE tab - whew.

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Photo of jeffsala
4.45/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Great Place to stop on the Mainline. It's a short walk from the train station. There are two sides to the place the restaurant side and the bar side. I went to the restaurant for lunch. The bar opens at 4PM.

Food was excellent. I had the shrimp salad with walnuts and gorgonzola. The shrimp was fresh and prepared nicely, not overdone.

Beer list is awesome. I had a Sasison DuPont and the Affligem Blonde. There tap list changes frequently so check for your favorites on their webpage. It deserves an A rating from my perspective.

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Photo of Slatetank
4.56/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Teresa's Next Door
I visited Teresa's Next Door with my brother for the Ballast Point Brunch.
I am surprised it took me this long to visit this place.
The atmosphere is very casual and relaxed yet slightly upscale and modern. I really like the layout which seems big for being a small bar. The stone face on the back wall by the kitchen gives the appearance that you are enjoying ale in a very cool cave. The floors are tiled in earthen colors and ther booths are raised . The table we sat at was in front of the window looking on to the street and was a honey shade of wood. Looking over my left shoulder I noticed a handmade hop devil made of metal with great detail. There are cool signs decorating the walls as you enter you notice Saison Foret and other Belgians like Delerium Tremens and then Maredsous and Saison Dupont. The bar is long and has hanging accent lighting ensconced in amber. The clear view of the taps from the bar is nice and the bathroom was 'manly' as my brother noted with more earth toned tile and a slate gray toilet/ sink. The sink was unique since it has a flat receptacle instead of a bowl like others

The quality is remarkable at Teresa's Next Door since the food was very fresh and well portioned. I enjoyed a steak and egg sandwich which had very juicy melon, pineapple and strawberry on the side. The beer was served in the appropriate glassware and was of the highest quality - I enjoyed the appearance of Duvel green my brother order so much I had to take a picture on my blackberry.

The Selection was very impressive to me. I really came for the 10 Ballast Point tap offerings included in the brunch, but so many other great choices including Duvel green draft made up the 25 that it was a great list. The beer book at the table next to a large wine menu was laid out well with breakdown of countries and styles clearly indicated. The fact they had 3 French beers alone was an indication but the American Craft and Belgian choices were plentiful some unique offerings were Angel's Share by Lost Abbey and Port 3rd Anniversary but the list is almost too much if that is possible - it may take a while to find something only because there is so much craft beer to choose from.

Food - I was hungry from skipping breakfast and I was not disappointed when I received my order of a steak and egg sandwich which included sharp cheddar cheese on a crusty Italian roll. The order was augmented by fruit salad -pineapple, cantaloupe and strawberries and a mix of fingerling potatoes and fried onions. The portion was just right and the food was served hot, we did not wait too long for our order at all.

The service was better than average, from the greeting at the door to the explanation of both food and draft choices. The friendly service was efficient and prompt which was appreciated. I couldn't really ask for more as the staff left me with a feeling that I was a valued guest.

Overall value at T N D is high since I rarely get a chance to see such attention to detail from the menu which had a good variety of choices and specials to the wide variety of beer options and such a level of service and professionalism. I can't wait to return to Teresa's the only issue would be allotting the cash to accommodate the visit.

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Photo of Imstillthegman
4.63/5  rDev +3.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Visited here for lunch and to meet up with a fellow BA. I'm gonna start with the bad news first. If you happen to blink while driving, you're gonna miss this place. I practically passed it when I realized where it was. Outdoor signage is the only thing they need to improve on, however. Small, yet open area with high ceilings and modern, but minimal decor. Very helpful staff were always on top of things. Quick service. Food was very good. Leans towards the upscale side in both price and ingredients. That being said, everything was very tasty and worth the money. The beer list was quite large and very broad covering Belgians, Germans, Americans, and some others. Great tap list included about two dozen beers in addition to the two cask and one nitro brews they had available. One other thing...if you're on the cafe side and need to use the restroom, you have to walk through the server prep area towards the kitchen which is a bit weird. Overall, this is a great place for both food and drink. I look forward to returning and regret that it took me so long to finally make it here.

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Photo of BARFLYB
4.78/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Stopped by Teresa's early on a monday during happy hour. Looks very standard from the outside but the inside is very nicely done up. Some booths and tables on one side with the bar on the other, I stopped at the bar.

This bar is great and one of the cleanest i've seen yet, spotless. It seems they have glassware for every style and plenty of them. The service was great and the staff was knowledgeable. They know what their doing at Teresa's.

I guess i spotted over 20 taps with great selections from the US and abroad. Some selections that I could not pronounce and a good number of styles. Handpumps as well. I got some Rodenbach Grand cru, GD Saison, Cantillon Gueze and some sly fox. All in the appropriate and clean glassware. Bottle prices were pretty good to. I had the good fortune to have Ithaca Brute on tap here during beer week and i'll never forget it.

I only ate some oysters which paired well with the gueze. The frites smelled amazing. The menu had a lot of things I need to try in the future. The gyro is amazing.

Edit- After returning many times I can say that this is my fsvorite bar in SEPA, hands down.

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Photo of NeroFiddled
4.28/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Theresa's could use a better sign out front, and perhaps some more decor on the walls above the booths across from the bar, but otherwise it looks and feels pretty darned good and comfortable. It's nicely done up. Well, maybe a bit loud, but you can't put carpet in over that slate floor now, can you? (When it's not busy that noise helps to make it feel comfortable).

The wait staff is on top of things and give some of the best service I've seen in a while.

The beer selection is quite good as well, with 26 taps and close to 200 bottles. And they have the proper glassware too, which is nice. You will not be disappointed!

The food, however, makes them stand out even more - at least in Wayne! It's very nicely done and appointed. And on Sundays they have 1/2 off cheeses!

Worth trying!

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Teresa's Cafe & Next Door Bar in Wayne, PA
4.46 out of 5 based on 120 ratings.
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