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Isabella Restaurant and Bar

1140 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0911
+1 570-270-9292
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1140 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0911
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got there as they opened. This is an upscale Italian Restaurant but with my long sleeved t-shirt they welcomed me. I chose to sit at the bar so as to not occupy one of the limited number of tables. They were very welcoming. The...More

Thank rtucker14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this restaurant by accident. When we missed the entrance to a motel down the street, we turned around in Isabella's parking lot. So we decided to have dinner there after checking in. We were impressed with the pleasant atmosphere and friendly staff. I...More

Thank Pam M
Bob B, Public Relations Manager at Isabella Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us. We love to meet the many travelers that find us my accident! Safe travels wherever life takes you. Fran Dolan Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I expected Italian when we chose this little gem of a restaurant in Scranton, PA. What we experienced was way more. When. the charming hostess suggested the fresh seabass flown in that day from Honolulu, I couldn't resist. What we were served was the best...More

Thank Doc C
Bob B, Public Relations Manager at Isabella Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Doc Thank you so very much for your kind words. We are thrilled you enjoyed your meal and will return to Isabella. Make a note so you can find us next time .... Isabella Restaurant and Bar is located in Wilkes-Barre PA. Not far from...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

This restaurant has been around for at least 15 years and has maintained it's high quality I am happy to say. The sea bass was on the dry side. The chocolate peanut butter sorbet was the best! We will go back.

Thank Harry R
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Relatively small dining area but well appointed and somewhat upscale. Food was excellent, everyone chose a different dish and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. It's a little pricey but feel the cost warranted the service and the food as it was prepared. I...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2018

The staff was very responsive and the menu selections were very wide. The dinners were very timely with plenty of time to chat and the presentation was excellent. It was a little noisy; however, that was mostly because other guests were having a very good...More

Thank smalltowntravelerPa
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We have visited this restaurant whenever we are in Wilkes Barre and we will keep coming back. They use high quality FRESH INGREDIENTS and prepare the food creatively. They are ALLERGY FRIENDLY and will accommodate any food allergy concerns while still making the food taste...More

Thank SequoiaRose
Reviewed February 15, 2018

The interior or the restaurant is clean and visually interesting. My girlfriend and I were created at the door for our reservation for the evening. I thought it was odd initially that we only got 1 claim check for our 2 coats, but then thought...More

Thank rosewd2
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

I have been here once and it was five star. It's a higher end restaurant so if you are on a budget this isn't for you. It is very good though.

Thank Robmos70
Reviewed December 5, 2017

First time at Isabella's and I will be returning. The atmosphere was modern and relaxed. It was beautifully decorated for the Christmas Holiday. The staff went above and beyond to ensure each guest had an amazing dining experience. I highly recommend booking the Solana Room...More

Thank jmuss2017
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Questions & Answers
Nick B
October 8, 2018|
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Response from 193bobb | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We do have a private room that seats 10-45 people. It may be too large for an intimate dinner for two. In our main dining room we do have tables for two that are located in the corner and are... More
May 18, 2016|
Response from 193bobb | 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
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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
Business meetings, Romantic
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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