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John's Italian Restaurant

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Rte 507, Off Rt 84 West, Exit 20, Greentown, PA 18426
(570) 676-9830
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8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Greentown, Pennsylvania
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248 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My Dad and I and our neighbor Sandy went to see Gloria Kaye and her daughter DJ Colleen do Country Night at Zallunutte's Lounge. We had appetizers, the Italian Sampler and the Nacho Fries. I think next time we'll have the hamburger and fries from the bar menu, which is a bargain, but we had dinner before we left home,... More 

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Thank RetiredTourGuide
Floral Park, New York
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283 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a "plain Jane" restaurant catering to both locals and travelers from the nearby Route 84. They offer large portions of well made Italian food. Service has always been good and the prices are appropriate. Free refills on drinks help keep the bill down.

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Thank tweedybird26
Ellington, Connecticut
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137 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were traveling on 84 and looking for some lunch. Ended up here. We had wonderful omelets. Very tasty with fresh vegetables. Roasted potatoes were delicious, we like them on the crispy side and the accommodated us. Inside decor and bathrooms needed to be refurbished but the food is good.

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Thank lifesgood83
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the veal parm and the chicken parm, neither was exceptionally great. They came with half a loaf of bread, which was nice, but I would have preferred some garlic bread or bread sticks. The chicken was a little dry, but the pasta and sauce were ok. My husband said the veal was mushy. The service was good, no... More 

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Thank Johnna B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We some times frequent here as they usually have decent food. They have pretty good pizza and our bill is usually the same. Last night we went and our bill was very expensive for 4 slices of pizza and wings and on top of that the waitress wasn't the best. She over charges us for stuff we get often. The... More 

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1 Thank KJE03
Northwest New Jersey
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66 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

They had whole wheat and gluten free pasta choices. Service was a bit slow but the food was good and plentiful. We'll go back.

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Thank NJ_Bookworm
Greentown, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Quick eats if you are local but not worth traveling to. Average would be the best way to describe this place. The interior is OLD and outdated but again this is NOT a fine dining establishment. The food is ok and you will not feel robbed.

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Thank Joe5034
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The only reason they made it to 2 stars is because the staff is friendly and the pizza, while not great, isn't too bad. My wife's Filet of Sole was poorly cooked. As far as quality and authentic Italian it leaves much to be desired. Our waitress didn't know what even simple sauces were. She knew butter and "red", but... More 

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Thank CR7700
Greentown, Pennsylvania
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248 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Ok, here is a list of some of my favorite meals at John's Italian. We have had the Black Russian Sandwich, which has roast beef and turkey and lettuce, tomato, onion and thousand island dressing. The Chili bowl has been very popular, and I love their chili. The Seafood Antipasto is a special treat with a great blend of seafood... More 

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1 Thank RetiredTourGuide
Turners Falls, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Right off the interstate; fast friendly service, good food. Wonderful discovery. Exit 20 off I84, left @ stop sign onto 507. 1/4 mile, restaurant will be on your right.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte 507, Off Rt 84 West, Exit 20, Greentown, PA 18426
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Greentown
  • Phone Number: (570) 676-9830

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?