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The Mess Hall - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


$11 - $35
American, Bar, Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed December 20, 2019

Was a great place to eat and drink, their staff and food were amazing however...they closed their doors a year ago. We live in Lackawanna and it was our favorite Lackawanna restaurant. Wish they would reopen somewhere else.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DebManley
Reviewed November 27, 2019

Phone number and website no longer go anywhere. Glad I have a gift certificate to use... Can't really add more detail about the food or service as I wasn't able to experience either of them.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank jessicahJ3563AT
Reviewed May 17, 2019

Had our family in from out of town and we were looking for something close by hospital that was affordable and delish. Mess Hall was the place! My sister in law had their home made gnocchi - plentiful and delish! I decided to have a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 716ShaS
Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

Had the special beef brisket and mac and cheese. The brisket was 2 small pieces that were dry and salty. Others had different dishes with the brisket that said the same thing.The other thing was the Mac and Cheese was more like pasta with a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank michaelnW6357RQ
Reviewed April 9, 2019

We love visiting the Mess Hall, with their homemade oxtail pierogies and daily specials. The service is prompt and friendly, and parking across the street is ample. Near the Botanical Gardens and OLV Basilica, it is a great place for lunch or supper, or just...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 300kathyd
Reviewed March 23, 2019

We tried it for the first time Friday evening at 8 PM. They close at 9 30 PM on Friday. I twas clean comfortable and a few other couples dining. There is a small bar with a variety of local craft beers on draught, there...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Richard T
Reviewed March 16, 2019

My husband has eaten here for lunch several times so I wanted to try it for dinner so we decided to go when our friends came to town. It's not a very big place inside and it's just a small building in a row of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 518lauriek
Reviewed March 4, 2019

We were in the area and it was our first time dining at The Mess Hall. We did not have the greatest experience but I would give it one more chance because the food was pretty good and the prices were reasonable. We started off...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 716ShaS
Sue S, Owner at The Mess Hall, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

I am very sorry to hear of the problems. The server should have taken care of it that night. Please send me your info or call me so I can refund your money and send a gift card for you to come give us another...More

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Heard about this place and was excited to go. Really liked the atmosphere. Waitress was friendly. Had the deep fried pickles as appetizer. Was a bit disappointed that the portion seemed small compared to other places. Ordered the chiavettas chicken Caesar salad and. It was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank beachnboat67
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Don't let the name or casual atmosphere fool you, this is five star food! Everything we ordered was just awesome. The service was also great, and the prices were surprisingly low for such sophisticated dishes. The Mess Hall is definitely on our frequent stops list...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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