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Lantern Lodge & Macaluso's Restaurant

Routes 209 And 93, Nesquehoning, PA 18240
+1 570-669-9433
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, American
$$ - $$$
Routes 209 And 93, Nesquehoning, PA 18240
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice to have a place that you can enjoy the outdoors. Nice music in the background, Good eats and drinks.

Thank Bigjohn173
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant food was great and the motel was very comfortable, clean and​ reasonable. This is the best deal in Jim Thorpe for a basic place to stay over night! The restaurant is more expensive than the rooms but if you want a nice...More

Thank Art C
Reviewed January 29, 2017

We have been Dining her for over 20 years. This is not a place you got EAT. This is a Place you Goto DINE. Don't be in a rush (That is a compliment) The Service is Excellent, but make-no-mistake, that staff no that your time...More

Thank Never-Complain-Ever
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Our plans changed several times as we lead up to NYE. I stopped at the restaurant the morning of the 30th to see if any times were still left for NYE. I went to the kitchen door as the restaurant was not open yet. The...More

Thank deerjeff
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Six of us ate and stayed in the motel last night for New Years Eve to see a show at Penn's Peak. Not one of us had any complaints about either the restaurant or the motel, and could only rave about the food. Our table...More

Thank Kristi S
Reviewed December 31, 2016

I went here for a birthday dinner, first time I was ever there and it was amazing. Everything was fantastic right down to the salad! Looking forward to going back again.

Thank SweetAngel03
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Meal was great, service was great and cocktails were great. The lodge is a no frills place but it was fine for what we needed. Room was clean.

Thank GGaskill1
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Atmosphere: quiet & very clean = 4½ Service: Very attentive, but not overbearing = 4½ Food: Nice portions, ok flavor, small menu, interesting specials = 3½ Prices: entree & dessert, fair = 4 ($2.50 for a pour soda = <1) #1 in Nesquehoning a little...More

Thank v z
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Our meal was very good, service warm and friendly. There has also been several occasions I have attended a baby shower, bridal shower and a funeral dinner.

Thank mickeyspal0520
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Food is average for the price. Atmosphere is dense. Steaks are usually cooked a degree higher than ordered. But overall not a bad place.

Thank Jason S
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Trish S
May 2, 2016|
Response from costaricacouple | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, really do not know, check web site.
August 5, 2015|
Response from Trish S |
Just picked up a room for 95 in October!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Routes 209 And 93, Nesquehoning, PA 18240
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Nesquehoning
  • Phone Number: +1 570-669-9433
Macaluso’s Lantern Restaurant and Cocktail Bar has been serving creative, classic Italian cuisine for over 20 years.We’re a destination restaurant located at the front door of the Pocono Mountains, just minutes from historic Jim Thorpe in Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania. And, we’ve got a cozy hotel right next door.We use fresh market ingredients essential to capturing the authentic taste of traditional Italian dishes. Choice cut meats, fresh seafood, imported cheeses, high quality pastas and seasonal herbs are used in all our entrees.
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