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Cafe Toscana

1 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1701
+1 570-208-1252
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (21 reviews)
“bruschetta” (15 reviews)
“tartufo” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1701
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A very nice place on the central square in Wilkes-Barre. The ambiance is definitely Italian but with less clutter than usual. High ceilings and open spaces keep the noise level low. We enjoyed both veal and chicken dishes which were superbly cooked and presented. The...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good but not great. Not meant to down play but it is good fine Italian cuisine for NEPA. I have been here three times for business dinners and have enjoyed the meals. It is not something I would necessary take my family to on my...More

Thank Colin T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went for a bachlorette dinner with 9 other girls and we all had something different. Not one of us had anything bad to say about the food. It was delicious and the service was great. The atmosphere was pleasant, food came out very hot...More

Thank rseiwell2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wait staff were knowledgeable and attentive. The atmosphere was understated elegance - upscale without being stuffy. The food was delicious!

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am traveling solo on business and the hotel suggested this restaurant First they gave me the wrong salad They never ask if I wanted another ice tea I ordered the veal chop which was pricey The vegetables that accompanied the veal were delicious however...More

Thank ellen h
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Great service a menu to suit all. A lovely warm atmosphere on a cold winter night. Bit noisy which is an aspect all restaurants who want return trade need to work on. But it is a popular restaurant and bar.

Thank glorifiedhostel
Reviewed 20 June 2017

One of our favorite restaurants when in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Large, excellent choices menu. Nice atmosphere with great support staff. Like table clothes, food, drinks etc etc. Recommend it.

Thank JeBButch
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This little spot did come highly recommended from some local family. I was a little worried and did not want to get my expectations up. Cafe Toscano really delivered. Authentic, fresh italian specialties and a good cocktail bar. Their beer selection needs some fortification, but...More

Thank rsimonson31
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am so very happy that we found Cafe Toscana!!! I read many reviews and went on their website to view their menu. I had never eaten there before, but I am so glad to have celebrated with family for our son's graduation this past...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

My first time to this Metro style cafe in the square in Wilkes Barre was a total delight. We were celebrating my son's college graduation as well as his girlfriend and her brother. Two families with a total of 18 guests. Place was clean, accommodating...More

Thank babydollpa
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Questions & Answers
31 March 2017|
Response from _mmgteacher | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I'm not sure. I know they have items on their menu that are gluten free, such as chicken etc, but I would recommend giving them a call to be sure.
Kilian F
22 March 2015|
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Response from PennyandKatie | Reviewed this property |
They do not have a private party room. They have discrete areas. But depending on the number you could rent the whole restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1701
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-208-1252
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