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Sand Spring Restaurant - CLOSED

230 Sand Spring Rd, Cresco, PA 18326-7971
+1 570-595-3015
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“salmon” (2 reviews)
“menus” (3 reviews)
“area” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
230 Sand Spring Rd, Cresco, PA 18326-7971
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11 - 20 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 31 July 2013

We had heard great things and the menu showed lots of promise... There was no wine list so we just had to guess about what to order based on the very lame description from the server. And had no idea the cost of what we...More

Thank Chezam Z
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Sand Springs!! One of the few places in this area where you can dine on a quality meal with truly fresh ingredients. Menu selection offers variety and creativity. My husband and I try to dine here about 2 or 3 times a month. Shrimp and...More

Thank AjeMcB
Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

Had been anticipating trying this restaurant. Paid over 40$ for an entree that was so small and over cooked I left hungry. Place was nearly empty and after eating there I think I know why.

1  Thank GEODAL
Reviewed 8 July 2013 via mobile

Always enjoy our meal here. The service is great from our greeting at the door to our last good bye. The food is great. Always fresh and delightful menu. We look forward to returning!

Thank oangelw
Reviewed 10 June 2013

We shared a calamari appetizer; it was excellent with their homemade marinara. I had the eggplant parmegiano, my companion had the crab cakes. Both outstanding, but the crab cakes won by a nose. Sadly, we had no room for dessert, as all the desserts are...More

Thank Conrad M
Reviewed 10 May 2013

My friends and I were in the Poconos in February for a ski weekend. We were looking for a restaurant that wasn't a chain or tourist trap. The food was excellent and the service was great. The manager was very friendly and ensured we were...More

Thank Jessica431
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Was in the Pocono area, looking for a nice place for a birthday dinner. Researched the area and this seemed to be one of the best in the area. Upon arriving, we had to find a spot to squeeze the car, as the lot is...More

1  Thank DrKnate
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We visited the Sand Spring for dinner and enjoyed the meal thoroughly. The restaurant had a nice selection of "upgraded wines" by the glass, which was a wonderful surprise, as finishing a whole bottle was not the works given the windy road we would be...More

Thank TheDOCatUB
Reviewed 21 October 2012

The first time we went was wonderful if over priced. We were still happy because we finally had a decent meal in the Poconos. Alas, the 2nd time was not good and when it is expensive you really resent it. What makes it worse is...More

2  Thank Patricia M
Marknb, Owner at Sand Spring Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2012

I am sorry you have not experienced consistency at our restaurant. Consistency in the quality of product is the most important factor in any business, the restaurant business in particular. In order for us to improve I would love to know what items you had...More

Reviewed 5 October 2012

My husband and I stumbled on the Sand Spring during a recent trip to the Poconos and we loved our meal. He got the steak and I got the salmon - both were fantastic. The service was great, too. It was a nice place to...More

Thank Skippy83
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Sand Spring Rd, Cresco, PA 18326-7971
    (PA Route 390/191)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Cresco
  • Phone Number: +1 570-595-3015
  • E-mail
Sand Spring will be closed for the winter of 2014. Check back in the spring and see what we have in store! Since opening in the fall of 2010, Sand Spring Modern Cuisine has been making its mark as one of the more unique dining experiences in the Pocono Mountain region. Sand Spring specializes in innovative cuisine with fresh, flavorful ingredients from local purveyors in a fun, casually elegant setting. Our exceptional food is complimented with superior, attentive service and one of the area's largest wine cellars. In addition to our fine dining menu we offer a unique bar menu highlighting smaller plates setting us apart from traditional restaurants. After a day of shopping or golfing or you just aren't hungry enough for a larger meal, we've got something for you.
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