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488 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6905
570-825-5208
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Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
I would go again.

I've been going here since I was a child. Decent food, good service not to mention staying power. No matter how many restaurants open here it never seems to affect Denny's.

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 29, 2013
Robmos70
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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
via mobile
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  • Families with children
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Outdated, smells like a nursing home fart and never ever on point with the orders.. portions are always different, its ridiculous! All employees are old or sub par performers here ....this tells me management is looped and complacent (probably preventing the next best thing to walk in and work there)..that's typical for this area.. I actually participate in this waste... More 

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37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I've been to this location hundreds of times over the yrs. Very comfortable atmosphere! Food quality is pretty good but the portion sizes are never consistent. I order the same thing every time I come here, Santa Fe Skillet, and the portions are never the same.

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Pittston, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We were looking for a quick meal when all the mainstream places were closed. Ordered soup, and the cracker dish was filthy. Salt and pepper shakers were greasy, crusted with food residue. When I pointed it out to the waitress, she didn't seem surprised or bother to apologize. Place was just worn, torn, nasty dirty...

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Scranton
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

not good order=cold food waitress not paying attention to food, busy but slowed down taking orders f

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Scranton
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63 reviews 63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

i like the food at this Denny's they replace it if it wrong without hassle discount for vets and srs

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

Me and my husband spent a day hiking. We then were starvibg so we hit Denny's. I ordered the boubon chicken he ordered country fried steak. The first bite of the chicken was weird textured and didn't taste like chicken it was like rubber. I swollowed one bite. I gave a bite to my husband that agreed it was horrible.... More 

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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

I've been going here since I was a child. Decent food, good service not to mention staying power. No matter how many restaurants open here it never seems to affect Denny's.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

It's Denny's! The food was very good, the price was right, the location was great and the staff was very nice.

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Augusta, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

The meal was good. The service was good. The price was fair. The fixtures and décor was dated and could you a little face lift.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We were staying at a hotel in town for the night with our kids, and of course wanted to get them something they would have no problem eating: breakfast dinner! Food was good - we even had extras. The place was crowded - but it was 6:30 on a Sat. night. No big complaints, but it was nothing special.

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Additional Information about Denny's

Address: 488 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6905
Phone Number: 570-825-5208
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: American, Diner

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 488 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6905
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: 570-825-5208

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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