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1 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1701
570-208-1252
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Ranked #1 of 241 Restaurants in Wilkes-Barre
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Drums, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Cafe Toscana at 1 Public Square in Wilkes-Barre is one of the best restaurants around. It sits across the square from the Kirby Theater, 3 short blocks from a 14 screen movie house and real nice shops. However, the food is what we go for, the rest is gravy. The fare is fine dining Italian style. The wait staff is... More

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Conyngham, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This was the first time visiting this restaurant in Wilkes Barre. Just picked it on a whim. Service was great as was the selection and quality of the Italian cuisine. This stop was a lunch stop and I can highly recommend it.

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Wanamie
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Outstanding restaurant in Wilkes Barre, Pa. Bruschetta is the best around, served with complimentary olive spread and freshly baked bread. Recommend the fried calamari and any of the veal dishes. Fine decor...service is excellent. You feel welcomed by the staff and are not rushed through dinner. Parking can be a challenge, suggest parking in nearby garages as on-street can be... More

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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Proof that giid things come in small packages. Try tge desserts! A nicer spot to visit when I have guests visiting.

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Fishkill, New York
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67 reviews 67 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant located in the Public Square. Street parking but easy to find. Very nice with linen tablecloths and nice decor. Service excellent. Food exceptional. Wine very nice ( chianti ). Bruschetta complimentary along with an exceptional olive spread for the bread. I had veal marsala with mashed potatoes and broccoli. My wife had veal sorrentino and same sides. Oh,... More

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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Not being from the area my husband and I were cautiously optimistic that the food would be passable Italian fare. What a pleasant surprise! This restaurant is absolutely fantastic! The service was wonderful and friendly, but not oppressively attentive. The meals were delicious and the dessert was over-the-top. There was nothing that could be faulted - just perfect!

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Ambiance was perfect from the music to the decor. The service was great, timing of the staff check on how thing are to providing time as not to feel rushed was nice. And the food .. Salads are very fresh ingredients with attention to presentation that carried on through the entrees into the desserts. Really was amazed on how good... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

All the food was fresh, well prepared and delicious. The service was paced well. Portions were right sized, and the price was in line with the experience.

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malvern pa
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48 reviews 48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Food outstanding, service excellent. Really big city restaurant. Try the PrixFixe dinner gives you a chance to try all their menu

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Tolland, Connecticut
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Food excellent! Staff attentive. Prices reasonable. We found this place on our smart phone passing through town at dinner hour. I would definitely return if I were back in the area!

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Additional Information about Cafe Toscana

Address: 1 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1701
Phone Number: 570-208-1252
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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