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Bowman's Tavern

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1600 River Rd, New Hope, PA 18938-9333 (Lurgan Road)
+1 215-862-2972
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 01:00
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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food is average though the crab cakes are a little better than average. The bar scene can get a little noisy especially with the sing alongs. Good wait staff.

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Bath, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If there is one place to enjoy your evening please go here! My wife and I enjoyed this place. There was a piano player during the evening meal the drinks were great the services was outstanding and the food is 5 star*****. If your in the New Hope area you have got to go to Bowman's Tavern

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Thank Fauberts
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice local tavern with good food (better than Tavern might imply). More of a local crowd than the nearby tourist restaurants in downtown New Hope. Fun live music with some occasional sing along. Friendly staff. Hope it doesn't get over crowded! In fairness probably 5 stars given the price and category, just not "5 stars" if that implies fancy

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Thank Stew T
Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have had a lot of good meals there. Wouldn't go for date with special menu like Mother's Day. Need to make a reservation for Friday or Saturday night 1 to 2 weeks in advance.

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Thank Kriechelson
New Hope, Pennsylvania
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent venue for a casual or family group meal (lunch or dinner). Very cozy atmosphere, excellent food, and parking.

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Thank jeichert
New Hope, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Entertainment, fun and good food with good specials and friendly staff. Always enjoy. It is always nice to have the music - it adds depth to the visit. The lounge area is fun with popcorn and tv's, but if you want more quiet and privacy, there is certainly the dining room. Lots of choices.

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Thank Judith H
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon the recommendation of multiple people, my wife and I traveled to Bowman's Tavern for our anniversary dinner. I made previous reservations, and when we arrived we were greeted in name, with best wishes on our anniversary, as well as a complimentary glass of champagne. I had the Petite filet and added scallops, my wife had the filet as well.... More 

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Holland, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We feel very welcome at Bowman's - the bar is terrific, the food is good and the piano entertainment is great! (And the servers are very accommodating)!

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Thank Linda S
North Wales, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time here, but won't be our last. Super bar scene with great cocktails. Dinner even better - we shared 4 apps and each had different entrees. Big portions & very good. Live music from a 3-piece jazz band. Great night all around!!

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Thank TrishEvans
Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I love eating at local places and were beyond thrilled with Bowman's Tavern for tonight's date night. We started with the Fulper Farm ricotta with honey, thyme, and balsamic on chibatta bread. It was unbelievable! We all but licked the plate! I had the most incredible pork sandwich with caramelized onions on a fresh roll and he... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 River Rd, New Hope, PA 18938-9333
    (Lurgan Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  New Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 215-862-2972

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?