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Byrsa Bistro

102 E State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3123
+1 610-444-3277
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, French
££ - £££
102 E State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3123
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Reviewed 27 March 2014

We were invited by friends for a birthday dinner to Bysra. We were a large party of 15, which they were able to accommodate in a very inviting way. The restaurant has a lot of small tables, with low, intimate lighting, but the clientele was...More

1  Thank Noo12
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Kennett Square has an incredible number of great dining options for such a small town, but Byrsa is one of my favorites. The grape leaves are fabulous and the rest of the menu has a number of unique and delicious options.

Thank phbmom
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Top notch Mediterranean cuisine. Not prentice us, just done right and with care. This is also a BYOB so bring a lovely wine that can stand up to the flavors. The fish is wonderful, hummus, appetizers and the chicken my husband loves. Couscous is fabulous,...More

1  Thank Lewesbeachfan
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Wonderful food and friendly owner and staff. Lovely place to go after a stroll in town with stops at the galleries.

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 29 January 2014

We found this restaurant online and decided to try it as we enjoy Mediterranean dishes. I was charmed by the warm atmosphere and the owner came to greet us. We had a competent waitress-a little delay at times with food but it may have meant...More

Thank anneed
Reviewed 10 January 2014

My family and I have enjoyed dinning at Byrsa's since they opened a few years ago. I've never been disapointed. Quality, ambiance, presentation, service, and value are great.

Thank Daveshungry
Reviewed 29 December 2013

My wife and I were joined by another couple at this restaurant recently for a little holiday dinner. Having never been here before, I was a little nervous about inviting guests to an establishment where I had not dined before. However, after reading some favorable...More

Thank MarriotMan
Reviewed 21 December 2013

I was impressed from the moment the waitress came over to take our drink order. She was noticeable smiling and very personable. The service was great and the owner who was also extremely friendly (Ahmed) stopped over a few times and told us how the...More

Thank smc0808
Reviewed 12 December 2013

We moved to Avondale a few months ago and it's so nice to have such a nice restaurant so close by. Didn't know about this place, but hubby surprised me for my birthday. They bring you pita and a spread. We started with the Mediterranean...More

Thank peakibu
Reviewed 10 December 2013

This BYOB restaurant is a real find. Both our meals were excellent. My mushroom soup was among the best I've had. The service could not have been better. The menu has continental fare as well as some Moroccan specialties. It is a short drive from...More

Thank Niamb
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Are reservations needed for the weekends?
22 February 2017|
Response from SOCCERREFEREE63 | Reviewed this property |
Not a requirement but a good idea. You can use Open Table or call the restaurant direct. Hope you enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$45
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 E State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3123
    (Rd 82 or Union Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Kennett Square
  • Phone Number: +1 610-444-3277
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Reminiscent of a warm, intimate European bistro, Byrsa Bistro features authentic culinary delicacies of western Mediterranean nations like Morocco, Spain, France, Malta, Italy and Tunisia. We offer savory vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options along with a variety of menu selections for all palates and preferences. Specialties include: healthy and hearty appetizers like our Mediterranean Sampler, which is a menagerie of savory caponata, tasty stuffed grape leaves, velvety hummus and freshly baked pita; garden-fresh salads like our Sea Salt Beet Salad and Fresh Fig Salad; choice main courses such as Crispy Skin Duck Breast, fresh Branzino and moist Moroccan Chicken or Veggie Tagine; and divine home-made desserts like honeyed Baklava, decadent Chocolate Mousse and creamy Creme Brulee. We also offer imported Italian coffees and Moroccan Mint teas. BYOB.

Byrsa Bistro offers an exclusive chef’s tasting table inspired by the best ingredients sourced both locally and abroad. Whether you’re looking for a fun night out with friends or a quiet date for two, Byrsa Bistro is a unique dining experience.