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Mary's Family Restaurant

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540 N Hunter Hwy, Drums, PA 18222
(570) 708-1094
Today
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
best biscuits and gravy ever!

This great little mom and pop cafe has been a favorite for a long time as the hubby's 'retirement club" used to meet there. Recently, we stopped twice during a 5 day stay an loved it both times. Both stops were for breakfast and i'm telling ya, you can't beat it! We got the biscuits and gravey... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 23, 2014
Julie L
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Amery, Wisconsin
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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I like diners.....but this one is a disappointment. Sparse menu, uncomfortable decor, and very mediocre food.

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Utica, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Tucked back a little from the road, absolutely worth it! Great prices, huge portions, excellent coffee! You couldn't ask for more in a Diner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I stop in here just about every weekend. I try different things on the menu every time I stop in. Nothing to complain about the food. It's very good and they give you enough. Staff is very very nice. If there is something I personally want done to my meal they will try everything to prepare it the way I... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I was driving from NYC to Pittsburgh on I-80 and had read about this restaurant on line. The biscuits were highly rated. However, I arrived at 11:40 AM and breakfast stops at 11:30 - so no biscuits. I tried ham and bean soup which almost approached average and chili which was thick and tasteless. I had the second bowl of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

There's nothing fancy about this roadside truck stop. Diner style restaurant . Nothing fancy about the food or the taste. Service is fair! If you looking for cheap food in a place you can sit and drink endless coffee and read the paper this is the place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Passing through stopped to eat awesome food great prices. Next time I am in the area will definitely stop

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New Monmouth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

BREAKFAST is served This a a welcomed relief to gain home style food for this places opens at 5am and closes early 6 or so But you'll enjoy the prices and portions. It is the place to meet and chat. Local eating place with great food and local staff

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Harriman, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My wife, mother in law, brother in law, and I stopped here on the way back from a wedding in Western PA. Although this place isn't super easy to find and is in a nondescript building, the food and service are phenomenal. I had roast beef and cheddar on a croissant which was delicious and the roast beef was a... More 

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Amery, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This great little mom and pop cafe has been a favorite for a long time as the hubby's 'retirement club" used to meet there. Recently, we stopped twice during a 5 day stay an loved it both times. Both stops were for breakfast and i'm telling ya, you can't beat it! We got the biscuits and gravey, which comes with... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

After we drop the kids at school we go to Mary's on Friday mornings. We have various friends join us. The breakfast is always very good and a lot of food. I usually get am omelette with no potatoes and haven't been disappointed yet. Coffee is bottomless too.

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Additional Information about Mary's Family Restaurant

Address: 540 N Hunter Hwy, Drums, PA 18222
Phone Number: (570) 708-1094
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Drums
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 540 N Hunter Hwy, Drums, PA 18222
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Drums
  • Phone Number: (570) 708-1094
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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