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Amber Steakhouse

Route 611 & State Hwy 314, Swiftwater, PA 18370
(570) 839-9231
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Ranked #5 of 8 restaurants in Swiftwater
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Most recent review
- Aug 13, 2014
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Rising Sun, Maryland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I've been coming to the Pocono Mountains since I was a child and have never stopped here until now. We got there around 530 and got seated right away. The inside ambiance seemed a little rundown or outdated but most of the prices were pretty low which was good. Three of us got the garlic steak and my other friend... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We have in the pass been very pleased with this spot. Food and price was just right and everything we tried we liked. However recently the food has been horable they sent us cook food that was still cold/frozen inside. We was very upset. But what made us even more mad, was when we told our waitor (new guy was... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We went here when we were vacationing at Split Rock Resort. We tried to go to Jubilee Restaurant but the line and wait times were outrageous because it was wing night. So we checked on Trip Advisor and found this place. The place is kind of run down but the menu, prices and service were good and the food was... More

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Summerville, South Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We were visiting family in the Poconos and decided to stop at a steakhouse for an early dinner. This place is nothing fancy but the atmosphere was relaxing and the food was pretty good. We all had ordered steaks and they were perfectly cooked. This is definitely a local favorite and we enjoyed ourselves.

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Easton, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Very quaint bar/restaurant. Food is good and prices are great. We had the "bar" steak special. Very nice atmosphere in the dining room area. We did not sit by the bar.

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Runnemede, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Waitress was very nice but seemed very rushed although it was not busy. Salad bar was good, but the entrees (we got a NY strip, rack of ribs, and fried shrimp) were tasteless.

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Nuangola, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

This is always have fun time. Every time we come here we always chat the night away with locals who are friendly and like to party. The bartender is a sweetie who rescues puppy mill dogs and pours a sweet drink too! Well done Amber!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews 73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Was a good steak for the money, salad bar was ok, old style, beers were cheap, would go back for the value, steak was a bit tough

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Miravet, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

About every year we visit the Pocono,s First we do shopping in the Crossings,after that we always go to our favourite restaurant Ambersteakhouse in Swiftwater. Our visit is not complete without a lunch or dinner in this excellent restaurant. Very good Angus beaf great soup and salad bar. Everything fresh and clean and very friendly waitresses. Hope to be able... More

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Bronx, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Every single thing we laid our hands on was dirty! grity fork, spotty glasses, greasy buffet plates. No one staff member had one job, the person taking the money was also the person serving your food and bringing dirty dishes to the back. Our waitress was really sweet and she was the highlight of the entire meal. Food was bland... More

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