Established in the old Ambler Train Station in 1998
27 W. Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002 // 215-591-9777

Trax Restaurant & Café is a neighborhood gem serving tastefully American cuisine with an emphasis on fresh, organic ingredients.

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BYOB, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem

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Menu

Our menu is local and seasonal based, offering many farm-to-table options.

Dinner

Our menu changes season-to-season. We offer weekly specials not listed below. (We last updated this menu on Nov. 20, 2014.)

Soup and Salad

  • Soup Du Jour//$6 or $9
  • Vidalia Onion Soup, Melted Gruyere and Swiss// $10
  • Hearts of Romaine, Creamy Caesar Dressing, Pesto Crouton, Roasted Tomato//$9
  • Shaved Fennel, Green Apple, Red Onion, Olive Oil Vinaigrette//$9

Appetizers

  • Sweet Corn & Crab Custard//$14
  • Fresh Mozzarella, Roasted Peppers, Tomatoes, House Made Pesto//$12
  • Brussels Sprouts with House Made Bacon, Balsamic Reduction//$9

Main Dishes

  • Oven Roasted Salmon, Black Eyed Pea Salad, Dill Sauce//$26
  • Pan-Seared Striped Bass over Sautéed Spinach with Tomato Vin-Blanc//$29
  • Pan-Seared Amish Chicken Breast, Ratatouille, Caper Sauce$24
  • House Smoked BBQ Ribs, Slow-Roasted, Spicy Slaw//$26
  • Slow-Braised Pork Shank with Moroccan Spices//$28
  • Italian Sausage, Roasted Peppers and Mushrooms, Penne Pomodoro//$23
  • Slow-Braised Beef Brisket, Red Wine Gravy//$28
  • Pepper and Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb, with Red Wine Demi//$31

Dessert

  • Dark Chocolate Cognac Mousse, Whipped Cream//$8
  • Profiterole, Blueberry Balsamic Sauce, Whipped Cream//$8
  • Warm Apple Crisp, Vanilla Ice Cream//$8
  • Brownie Sundae, Raspberry Chocolate Truffle Ice Cream//$8

Holiday

Let us feed you this holiday season. In addition to our fall menu we are happy to host a special prix-fix menu for christmas week and our end of the year New Years menu. Listed here our some small changes in holiday hours of operation. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Christmas Week: 7 Fishes

We will be open Dec. 19-24 and Dec. 26-27, and will feature our version of 7 Fishes dinner. We are closed on Christmas Day (Dec. 25).

Menu details to come.

New Year’s Week

We are open the week of New Year’s, Dec. 28-31 and Jan. 2-3. We are closed New Years Day (Jan. 1) as well as Jan. 4-7.

Menu details to come.

Catering

We have done a variety of in catering since 1998 & continue to do all types of parties. Please send us an email us with details for your event and we will personalize a party to suit your needs, including:

  • Date
  • Time
  • Number of guests
  • Type of food or theme desired

Hours of Operation: Tuesday-Saturday, 4:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

Reservations

To secure a table, call 215-591-9777 or use the form below.

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For parties of more than 4, please call ahead at 215-591-9777 so we can better accommodate your party.

About Our Philosophy

We live in a great area for farm fresh ingredients and regional specialty items. We’ve always worked with regional farmers & trusted suppliers to source our food for Trax.

We pride ourself on our long term and close working relation with our suppliers who make our food great!

We lovingly craft our dishes without taking any shortcuts so that every plate provides our diners with a tasty, healthful, and ultimately enjoyable meal.

Trax Cafe is the home of the PA Fresh Seasonal farmers market that is open every Saturday from mid-April to Nov. 1.

We update our menu seasonally and change specials when ingredients become available.

For more information about our menu e-mail Chef Waxman

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Local Happenings

Holiday hours

This Holiday season we will offer two special prix fix menus that always sell out, our 7 Fishes Dinner & New Years Eve.

  • Christmas Week: We will be open Dec. 19-24 and Dec. 26-27, and will feature our version of 7 fishes dinner. We are closed on Christmas Day (Dec. 25).
  • New Year’s Week: We are open the week of New Year’s, Dec. 28-31 and Jan. 2-3. We are closed New Years Day (Jan. 1) as well as Jan. 4-7.
  • Restaurant Week: It’s not too early to make a reservation Jan. 12-17, please call us at 215-591-9777 to better accommodate your party.

Gluten-free options

We have many Gluten free options. We are currently working on our GF Certification from the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA).

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Trax Café & Restaurant
In the Old Ambler Train Station, 27 W. Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002

215-591-9777