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Cork Bar and Restaurant

463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
+1 570-270-3818
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant, a hidden gem. A friend came in from Florida. We like trying different places to eat when they come in . Went to Cork, it was a busySaturday but the service and the food was impeccable! Seafood gratin and gnocchi with crab was...More

Thank Seeunme
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cork is a wonderful secret! The food has always been very good. My favorite is that they are the few who know how to make a perfect Chicken Francaise!! They have different events there I go to often and the outside sitting area in the...More

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I stopped here on our way back from dropping our son off at college upstate. We were just looking for a quick place to grab dinner but ended up being treated to a wonderful experience! When we first arrived, the location seemed...More

Thank haykran17
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

FYI- make a reservation. We were fortunate to have an outstanding meal at this enjoyable establishment. For an appetizer I had Nana's meatballs-WOW thank you Nana. For an entre' I enjoyed the peach whiskey glazed pork chop wrapped in bacon. It was perfectly prepared and...More

Thank jayfurlong
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with some friends on a Friday evening. The food was very good and the service was as well. They have a nice menu that should have something for most tastes. The stuffed mushrooms were fantastic and the seafood manicotti was very good...More

1  Thank Charles B
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Don't let the exterior make you hesitant to enter. Its inside an old house in Wilkes Barre. My party and I enjoyed everything from the great selection of wine to the amazing specials. Service was great, very knowledgeable and personable. Will return hopefully soon! Do...More

1  Thank hopeandjohnlove
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Wife and I went to Corks after a long day of gambling. We arrived without a reservation and were seated right away. The place has a very clean and quaint atmosphere. The waitress was very friendly and attentive to our needs. . Now the bad.....More

Thank ike1224
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Cork is in an old building that once housed a neighborhood bar, with the family that ran it living upstairs. Now downstairs is a nice bar plus restaurant tables; upstairs is several, separate rooms for dining, all charming and intimate; and a patio open during...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Aside from the SLOW service (and I think it was just a matter of it being a Thursday and they were REALLY busy) our meal was delicious. The blend of flavors in everything from the Bruchetta to the Portabella Mushroom appetizers to the Cork salad...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food and service are amazing at cork . My husband and i have eaten there several times and will continue to return many more, everything we have ordered has been delicious.

Thank akira3
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26 April 2017|
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Response from Pinot R | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! If you look on the Cork Menu, it states that Gluten Free, Vegan and Vegetarian options are available upon request. It would be my recommendation to call the restaurant at 570-270-3818 to see what vegan options... More
Margaret J
14 October 2016|
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Response from Ruth C | Property representative |
Hi, if you visit our website, corkdining and see the wine and dine page, the full menu is marked GF with gluten free items. We can also do others upon request.
Douglas D
4 March 2015|
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Response from Sally B | Reviewed this property |
No. The restaurant is closed on Sunday. The website indicates hours Tuesday through Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-270-3818
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