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The Cafe an American Bistro

1120 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6943
+1 570-821-5900
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  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1120 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6943
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here for lunch last week and it was excellent. You place your order and pay at the counter then have a seat. They bring the food out to your table. The have a nice lunch menu that includes soup, sandwiches, wraps and salads...More

Thank 3ljp
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Went here for dinner while in town on business. They have a menu with excellent meals to choose from. They also run some great specials. Service was very good and drinks form the bar were well made. I have the Marlin steak special and it...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

On several business trips to the Wilkes Barre area, I have had the pleasure of dining at The Cafe. While unassuming, it has provided on several occasions a delightful evening of quiet and restful celebration of life and achievement...which cannot be had without a delicious...More

Thank xwenwood
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Not knowing what time they served Dinner we arrived at 445 pm. They don't open until 5PM. However the staff didn't mind one bit and sat us down and took our drink order. They came back at 5Pm and took our food order. We both...More

Thank Carlnmair
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Good non-chain restaurants are hard to find in the Wyoming Valley. I stumbled upon this restaurant and have been there 3-4 times. I have lunch at the bar, dinner with business associates and also with family. The food is good with daily specials and they...More

Thank Colin T
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch. Had sandwich and bowl of soup. Was a great choice will definitely stop again.

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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

I had a Caesar salad and a crab cake sandwich. Salad was very ordinary. Croutons were store bought not homemade as indicated on the menu. Crab sandwich was good served with ruffles potato chips. I would rather if had fruit or a healthy alternative.

Thank Traveler7221
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch at The Cafe today. We both ordered specials...I had tuna salad with melted cheese on chiabatta bread. My husband had salad with grilled salmon. We were there on a Friday afternoon at around 2 pm so it was not...More

Thank Catherine J
Reviewed March 12, 2017

I was looking for a break from chain eateries and pizza-talian restaurants heavy on pasta. THE CAFE is in an unassuming business strip on SR 315. Inside the decor is sophisticated, more bistro than suburb. I arrived just before 5 PM as they were setting...More

Thank e3ceprise
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing as usual, excellent seafood bisque, calamari done to perfection sea bass was terrific. No room for dessert, but I've had them before and they're always delicious.

Thank Peg W
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Carol D
April 18, 2015|
Response from PennyandKatie | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. The lunch menu is posted on line and on a chalk board in the restaurant. They have a party menu - but one of the advantages of being family run is you are dealing directly with the owner/operator. Best to talk... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6943
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-821-5900
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