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Isabella Restaurant and Bar

1140 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0911
+1 570-270-9292
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (9 reviews)
“coconut rice” (3 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1140 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0911
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have dined here many years ago and have always been happy. we dined here last week & found the service to be as excellent as years ago. although our favorite employees departed, we found new employees that are just as excellent. the food was...More

Thank rmccaul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant appears recently redone. All decor is clean and modern. The menu is not large but has very interesting selections of the "Italian style" food, more eclectic than Italian. Presentation of all the plates were excellent and the portion size adequate to small. The scallop...More

Thank Neildash1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come up to the area every summer and we always stop at Isabella's and it never disappoints. We are always there on a late Friday night and there aren't a lot of people there and I can never figure out why. The food is...More

Thank Cpatravels
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Pizza and Pasta Palaces are easy to find. What is hard to find are restaurants serving gourmet ravioli and risotto. Isabella Restaurant on 315 Wilkes-Barre has the menu for sophisticated tastes and the decor for elegant dining. My starter was an unusual Nettles Ravioli, filled...More

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Fran D, General Manager at Isabella Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Thank you so very much for your great review of Isabella. Nothing makes us happier than hearing about our guests enjoying their meal. Come back soon! Regards, Fran

Reviewed February 21, 2017

We went here for lunch yesterday after seeing the commercial on TV where they claim the food is wonderful!!! TERRIBLE!!! We had the Kobe burger and fries. NO Flavor at all. You are better off going to McDonalds or Burger King. The bun was burned,...More

Thank patricia s
Fran D, General Manager at Isabella Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

We are very sorry you did not enjoy your lunch at Isabella. Certainly not the experience we are known for. Regarding the Kobe Burger. We do not offer a Kobe Burger at lunch. We do offer Kobe Sliders on our Happy Hour Bar Menu. We...More

Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

This place was hands down one of the best, if not THE BEST, restaurants I've been to as far as the food. Everything from start to finish was perfect including the wine and coffee. We got the scallops appetizer the prime rib, the snapper special,...More

Thank regist2012
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

I live on the NJ coast in close proximity to both NY City and Philadelphia. I have access to some of the best restaurants in the world and have become quite spoiled when it comes to good food. I recently hosted my niece's baby shower...More

Thank WeLuvVaca
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Quiet and clean restaurant with food which is good but not excellent. Although they do serve sandwiches and wraps,they serve a good variety including steaks,seafood and pasta. I have visited a number of times mostly for lunches with occasional dinner. The service is satisfactory but...More

Thank Zahid H
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Felt the quantity and quality of the food you got was not worth the price. Not a very good selection. Ended up with hangar steak, which was tough and not very tasty. A pasta and crab dish was pretty good, but still not worth the...More

Thank Maxwell M
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

This is such a nice place for a great dinner. My husband surprised me with a nice dinner for a weekend away in Wilkes Barre. I like fine dining and was pleasantly impressed. The pasta was great as was the service. I would definitely go...More

Thank carolyng307
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May 18, 2016|
Response from Bob B | Property representative |
Thank you for thinking of Isabella Restaurant and Bar to host your anniversary celebration. Yes, we can accommodate 19 people in our private dining room. Please call our restaurant manager, Tracy at 570-270-9292 to discuss... More
Gary G
April 10, 2016|
Response from Bob B | Property representative |
Yes we do.....for further details please contact our Restaurant Manger, Tracy at 570-270-9292. Thank you for thinking of Isabella Restaurant and Bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0911
    (Jumper Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-270-9292
Handicap accessible 45-person private dining room with 80" flat screen TV, wi-fi, and video and teleconferencing. This space is perfect for an intimate social gathering like a baby shower, rehearsal dinner or family get together. Our private dining room is also an ideal spot for business meetings.
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