Econo Lodge Arena
1075 Wilkes-Barre Twp. Blvd.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Phone: (570) 823-0600
Fax: (570) 823-3294
Bars & Cafes
12 strategically placed televisions, banquet facilities, and such menu items as wings, soups, stuffed mushrooms, salads, pasta, pizza, steak and burgers can be enjoyed at Patte's Sports Bar & Restaurant.
A dynamic menu created with a focus on in-season ingredients and a service staff which is highly appreciated among patrons, is what makes Rustic Kitchen a popular spot for foodies in Wilkes-Barre. Huge portions of fantastic and hearty American food served add to a foodie's delight. The restaurant is a great hub for couples as well as large groups. Although the decor is modern and trendy, the earthy undertones are hard to miss.
The River Street Jazz Cafe is a famous cafe-restaurant that entices patrons with its cozy ambiance and delicious food. Featuring an eclectic mix of delicious preparations, the cafe pleases foodies with such dishes as Hummus, Jazz Salad, Stuffed Sole and Vodka chicken among others. Apart from the food, the River Street Jazz Cafe is also popular across the region for hosting some of the best live concerts. The venue boasts of an eclectic event line-up that includes performances by established as well as emerging artists. The cafe also hosts open-mic nights and DJ sessions to entertain its guests. Call ahead to know more.
Located in the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel Scranton, Carmen Restaurant has been set and styled on a historic railway station which has been renovated and redesigned into a spectacular piece of architecture. The interiors remind of a beautiful mansion, complete with rich, wooden furniture and lights that subtly illuminate. This restaurant serves a classic Italian menu with a balanced distribution of seafood, pasta and steakhouse fare. Service is not just congenial but also efficient in their expertise An excellent wine selection also awaits to provide the perfect finish to your meal..
With several locations in the country, Kildare’s Irish Pub is one of the best pubs in Scranton. Everything from its cuisine, music, ambiance and hospitality are authentically Irish. Grab a pint at Happy Hour from their selection of ales, lagers and malts, and enjoy traditional specialties like Guinness Beef Stew, Shepherd's Pie and Bangers & Mash, as well as pubwiches and burgers. Their event calendar features live gigs, DJ nights, pub quizzes and karaoke.
Located across the Penn Avenue, the Keys is one of the popular nightspots in the city. This local watering hole with a casual ambiance is a perfect place to unwind after a hard day at work. Here, you can choose from the variety of drinks and sample the tasty short eats served. Apart from that, Keys also features DJ sessions, dance parties, theme nights and live music concerts on a regular basis. For gig guide and other details, call ahead.
Serving American food made from fresh ingredients and tender-most meats, Blakeslee Inn & Restaurant seeks to provide food that is intense yet fulfilling. Try the Roasted Butternut Squash Soup or the Pan Roasted Veal with Wild mushroom and strawberry relish. The interiors of the restaurant call for a warm and cozy meeting with a romantic partner. Service is another feature of the restaurant which does not disappoint.