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John's Italian Restrauant

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Route 590, Hamlin, PA 18427
570-689-2659
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Decent Italian food in Hamlin PA

John's is a decent Italian food restaurant. The prices are fair and the portions too big. Very family feel to it. Can not go wrong with basic dishes. Worth a try.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2015
Tom W
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Huntington, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We've been eating here for 29 years and the food has been consistent every time, to the point that my husband keeps ordering veal cutlet paramagino. The portions are huge and the food is very good. Service is great. It's usually very busy in the summer.

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Huntington, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

John's is a decent Italian food restaurant. The prices are fair and the portions too big. Very family feel to it. Can not go wrong with basic dishes. Worth a try.

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Brooklyn, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Dear John's - I'm sorry to break-up with you this way, after so many long & loyal years. After eight years of commitment you've proven to me that I cared for you a lot more than you cared for me. At first it was great food, great drinks and great company. We've been in each other's company for many Halloweens'... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Server was very lovely and efficient. Best advise: Regular drinks are $2.25 for what must be at least 24 oz and we got free refills. However if you ask for a drink with a lid for a child they get an 8oz cup and they charge for the refill. Take a soppy cup!!! Also kids chicken and fries were saturated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We have eaten here at least 10 times a year and are never disappointed. Entire staff is wonderful and makes you feel like you are with family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Nice place up in the mountains. Good Italian food. We went for lunch and I had the chicken parm. Of course I had to bring home half of it. The portions were large. My date had the veal parm hoagie which was also good. Please was clean and nice. Not very busy for lunch but it was a holiday and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

very good food and great bread. ate here a few times the place was always clean. service was great. the servers were glad to help you and they all had a smile on there face. witch is hard to find anymore.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Place was kind of dirty. Food was just ok what I had. What my husband had he couldn't even eat. Wouldn't recommend this place.

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Dalzell, SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Visiting family in Lake Ariel, and They frequent this location. Chicken Marsala was just okay - I hate canned mushrooms. Penne with vodka sauce was pretty good. Everyone loved the chicken parm. Save room for dessert and get the tiramisu! Homemade and amazing!! Brownie with ice cream was pretty tasty, as well. But don't skip that tiramisu!! Waitress and other... More 

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Hampstead, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We were lucky enough to find this place on " all you can eat pasta Monday", which was delicious. Only had one plate because the servings were so generous. We knew we were in luck when we saw the parking area full of cars. Prices were great, food was delicious and the service was friendly and efficient. Great find.

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Additional Information about John's Italian Restrauant

Address: Route 590, Hamlin, PA 18427
Phone Number: 570-689-2659
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Hamlin
Average Prices: USD 27
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Route 590, Hamlin, PA 18427
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Hamlin
  • Phone Number: 570-689-2659

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 27
  • Cuisine: Italian

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