Best of the Main Line & Western Suburbs 2013: Readers' Picks

Main Line Today's readers name their picks for best dining, shopping and more on the Main Line and Western Suburbs in 2013.




Food & Drink

Bakery

Brew Pub

Burger

The Bakery House
604 W. Lancaster Ave.,
Bryn Mawr, (610) 525-4139, thebakeryhouse.net
Oakmont National Pub
31 E. Eagle Road,
Havertown, (610) 789-4000, oakmontnationalpub.com
Billy Burger and Bakery
2 N. Five Points Road,
Suite 4, West Chester,
(610) 431-3100, billyburgerandbakery.com
 

Cheesesteak

Deli

Gourmet Market

Ciabatta Ristorante and Pizza
466 Lancaster Ave.,
Malvern, (610) 408-0999,
gociabattapizza.com
Hymie’s Merion Delicatessen & Restaurant
342 Montgomery Ave.,
Merion Station, (610) 668-3354, barsonsdeli.com/
hymiesdeli
Carlino’s Specialty Foods
2616 E. County Line Road, Ardmore, (610) 649-4046;
128 W. Market St., West Chester, (610) 696-3788;
carlinosmarket.com

Happy Hour

Hoagies

Main Line BYOB

Cameo Lounge, Valley Forge Casino
1160 First Ave., King of Prussia, (610) 768-5000,
vfcasino.com/entertainment
Primo
Various locations,
primohoagies.com
Pescatore
134 Bala Ave., Bala Cynwyd,
(610) 660-9400,
pescatorebyob.com

Neighborhood Bar/Tavern

New Main Line Restaurant

New Philadelphia Restaurant

Tired Hands Brewing Company
16 Ardmore Ave., Ardmore, (610) 896-7621, tiredhands.com
Pacific Prime, Valley Forge Casino
1160 First Ave., King of Prussia, (610) 768-5003,
vfcasino.com/dining
Monsu
901 Christian St., 
Philadelphia, (215) 440-0495, monsurestaurant.com

Philadelphia BYOB

Pizza

Place for Kids

Radicchio Café
314 York Ave.,
Philadelphia, (215) 627-6850, radicchio-cafe.com
La Porta
1192 N. Middletown Road, Media, (610) 358-5104,
laportarestaurant.com
Front Street Fountain
1 W. Front St., Media,
(610) 565-4130,
frontstreetfountain.com

Restaurant

Seafood

Steakhouse

Savona
100 Old Gulph Road,
Gulph Mills, (610) 520-1200,
savonarestaurant.com
Nectar
1091 Lancaster Ave., Berwyn, (610) 725-9000,
tastenectar.com
Fleming’s Prime
Steakhouse & Wine Bar
555 E. Lancaster Ave., Wayne, (610) 688-9463,
flemingssteakhouse.com
Health, Beauty & Entertainment

Health Club

High School Athlete

High School Coach

Precision Kettlebells
489 E. Lancaster Ave., Malvern, (610) 636-7087, precisionkettlebells.com
B.J. Johnson, Lower Merion Boys’ Basketball
lmsd.org
Greg Downer, Lower Merion Boys’ Basketball
lmsd.org

High School Sports Team

Park

Party Band

Lower Merion Boys’ Basketball
lmsd.org
Valley Forge National Historical Park
nps.gov/vafo
Del’s Groove
delsgroove.com

Party DJ

Pro Coach

Pro Sports Celeb

Silver Sound Entertainment
silversound.com
Charlie Manuel, Philadelphia
Phillies

philadelphia.phillies.mlb.com
Cliff Lee, 
Philadelphia Phillies

philadelphia.phillies.mlb.com

Pro Team

Radio DJ

Morning Show

Philadelphia Phillies
philadelphia.phillies.mlb.com
John DeBella, 102.9 WMGK
jdbshow.com
Preston and Steve Show, 93.3 WMMR
prestonandsteverock.com

Radio Station for Music

News/Talk Radio 

Radio Talk Show 

88.5 WXPN
xpn.org
90.9 WHYY
whyy.org
Mike Missanelli, 97.5 The Fanatic
975thefanatic.com

Salon

Spa

Sports Radio 

La’lli Hair Lounge
30 Rittenhouse Place, Ardmore, (610) 649-8600, lallihair.com
Salon d’Artiste
205 W. Lancaster Ave., Suite 2, Wayne, (610) 687-2020,
salondartiste.com
Mike Missanelli, 97.5 The Fanatic
975thefanatic.com

TV News Anchor

TV Sportscaster

TV Weatherperson

Jim Gardner, 6abc
6abc.com
Vai Sikahema, NBC 10
nbcphiladelphia.com
Sheena Parveen, NBC 10
nbcphiladelphia.com
Shopping & Service

Baby Boutique

Bookstore

Bridal Boutique

One Stop Kids Shop
131 W. King St., Malvern, (610) 296-2225, oskspa.com
Barnes & Noble
1991 Sproul Road, Broomall, (610) 353-3255, barnesandnoble.com.
The Wedding Shoppe
503 W. Lancaster Ave.,
Suite 240, Wayne, (610) 293-1299,
wedding-shoppe.com

Caterers

Clothing for Kids

Clothing (Men)

Carlino’s Specialty Foods
2616 E. County Line Road, Ardmore, 
(610) 649-4046; 128 W. Market St., West Chester, (610) 696-3788; carlinosmarket.com
One Stop Kids Shop
131 W. King St., Malvern, (610) 296-2225, oskspa.com
Nordstrom
190 N. Gulph Road, King of Prussia, (610) 265-6111, shop.nordstrom.com

Clothing (Teens)

Clothing (Women)

Consignment Shop

Urban Outfitters
117 Coulter Ave., Ardmore, 
(610) 642-3807; 640 W. Dekalb Pike, King of Prussia, (610) 265-1348; urbanoutfitters.com
Posh Collections
103 E. King St., Malvern, (610) 644-7220, poshcollections.com
Junior League of Philadelphia
27 W. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore,
(610) 645-9696, jlphiladelphia.org

Florist

Hardware Store

Home Furnishings 

Valley Forge Flowers
503 W. Lancaster Ave., Wayne, (610) 687-5566, valleyforgeflowers.com
Paoli Hardware
16 Paoli Shopping Center, Paoli, (610) 644-2013, hardware-toy.com
Bittersweet Farms
8 Resse Ave., Newtown Square,
(610) 355-1776,
bittersweetfarmpa.com

Private Parties & Receptions

   
Appleford
770 Mt. Moro Road, Villanova, (610) 527-4280, applefordestate.com
   

 

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