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Cooper's Seafood House

701 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-3219
+1 570-346-6883
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (106 reviews)
“crab bisque” (43 reviews)
“baked potato” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-3219
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Fresh Fish!
"If you love seafood you will love Coopers. They do seafood perfectly"
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2. Sail Away With Cooper's
"Coopers has it all! Fantastic meals, wonderful wait staff"
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3. Best Seafood!
"The service was excellent, the food was amazing!"
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Reviewed yesterday

Was just at Cooper's Seafood House yesterday. One of the most loved local bands was playing on their ship's Dock. The food was very good and our server Gabby was friendly and attentive. Cooper's is Celebration 70 years providing dinner and entertainment to the area....More

Thank digoe59
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

Kitch can be cheezy, mass produced and coupled with poor food (I am looking at you - Quaker Steak and Lube). But it can also be a celebration and a joy - and that is Cooper's Seafood House - where good food is coupled with...More

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paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Dear simo_syd, Wow! I'm so blown away by your review. Coming in on a Monday morning it has made my day. My brothers and sisters really enjoyed reading your comments as well as our whole staff and I appreciate you taking the time to share...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

First you have to read all the old papers and see all the old pictures on the walls. The history is very interesting to view past events. We had lunch at the bar and the bartender was very friendly and fast.I had the steak burger...More

Thank fisherman65
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the almost one pound lobster tail and it was so freaking huge. The osyters for $1 each were a great deal. More beer options available than days in a year. You have to eat here and ask the bartender to send the train...More

Thank Malcolm G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend we like good food especially seafood and heard from our friends about this place so we took a nice scenic drive to scranton pa and when we got there the waitresses greeted us kindly this place is very clean we ate...More

Thank guitarpicker444
paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you guitarpicker444!!! We here at Cooper's Seafood were so thrilled to read your review, especially the part about having to get a room to sleep of your "good time" Hope to see you back again in the fall. Come and visit us for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat on the deck outside which had a great atmosphere! Drinks were delicious, service was god, and the food was good as well. Will be back.

Thank Martini201x
paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Ashley, we are glad you enjoyed yourself while you were at Coopers. Sincerely, Paul Cooper

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, our server was very informative, the hostess was not polite. It was our first time here and didn’t know the layout of the very large restaurant, we were told to go to another dining area that we couldn’t find. We went back to...More

Thank Kieran H
paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kieran, I'm so sorry that the hostess was not polite to you. I will speak with the manager that was on last night. I do hope that the rest of your evening was enjoyable. Sincerely, Paul Cooper

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving home from a quick trip to NYC we decided to pop in for lunch. Dwight from the office said it was the best place for calamari, sooo... we really enjoyed the kitchy atmosphere and the food was terrific. This will definitely be a scheduled...More

Thank Jason R
paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jason, Thank you so much for your humorous review we all enjoyed it! We're glad you stopped in to visit us and remember "ain't no party like a Scranton party" Sincerely, The Cooper Family

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had travel two day and my husband and I were tired. My husband said we had to drive back 15 miles to have supper. I am so happy we drove the distance. The meal was beyond words. The salad, youkon potatoes and crab already...More

Thank Patricia K
paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Patricia, What an awesome review!! Now you are making me happy! We love reading reviews, especially when they are as positive as yours. Thanks go out to your husband for driving the 15 miles back to come and visit us. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in Scranton on our way to NYC because my daughter and I are big The Office fans. I was extremely pleased with our visit. Made me wish we lived closer. The food was delicious. If you have a kiddo, make sure you order...More

Thank Maggie M
paul c, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Maggie, Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you stopped in to see us on your way to New York and I loved that your children enjoyed the shark attack drink. We hope to see you back again in the near future....More

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July 30, 2018|
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Response from rjkj2015 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you'll find Maryland crab cakes anywhere in northeast PA. Most restaurants in this area usually put fillers, green peppers, and onions in crab cakes and call them "Maryland" style. I've never ordered crab... More
June 21, 2018|
Response from HeatherSchillaci | Reviewed this property |
yes they serve meat ... and its pretty darn good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-3219
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-346-6883
  • E-mail
Owned and operated by the Cooper family since 1948 Coopers has become a landmark in Scranton PA. More than just a restaurant think about us as an interesting dining tour experience, once you are here you’ll enjoy everything: the menu, the staff, the decor, and of course, the food. Nothing is Ordinary!
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