Willow Grove, Pa.
I am visiting a relative tomorrow in Willow Grove, on South York Road(Route 611). Are there any decent places to dine for lunch or dinner within a 10 mile radius? Nothing fancy and we are not interested in going into Philadelphia; just going for the day from NYC. Thanks!
I love Yalda Grille which is a little north of Willow Grove on the corner of 611 and Horsham Road. It's a right turn onto Horsham road, then restaurant is immediately on your left. It is an Afghani Restaurant, the family is very friendly and the food delicious. Not fancy and pretty inexpensive. There are several threads on chowhound already. There's a sushi restaurant that is closer to Willow Grove on 611 called Ooka that's pretty good too. and La Vang, a Vietnamese French on 101 E Moreland Rd, very close to the mall. I've had some terrific things there and some just so-so items, so I guess it depends on what you order. But, any of these would be better than the chain restaurants in the mall. Willow Grove is a little out of my area, so maybe some of the other chowhounds will give you more ideas. Have Fun!