We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Northern Light Espresso Bar

536 Spruce St, across from Courthouse Sq, Scranton, PA 18503-1808
+1 570-342-3200
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chai” (3 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
536 Spruce St, across from Courthouse Sq, Scranton, PA 18503-1808
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (45)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 15 July 2017

As a former Scranton resident, I can honestly say this was my favorite hangout in the city, and one of the few places I actually miss. Having gone back to PA in June on family business, I had little time to go anywhere, but this...More

Thank CT_Warren
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I went every day to get a different espresso coffee. One day I purchased a ready made salad which I was thrilled to eat. Another day I got a danish and was disappointed. The baristas are very knowledgeable about how to make your drink correctly...More

Thank Suzi E
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This has an old-fashioned downtown coffee house vibe with a techno, crunchy undertone. Which means, to me at least, that it's a pretty cool place. Is that enough to draw people in? Perhaps. But it's important to note that the coffee is really, really good....More

1  Thank John K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Really nice coffee shop in the heart of downtown Scranton. As has been said on here before, great place to come and sit with a laptop for business or schoolwork. When I was in town the special they had for spring was a "Cadbury Creme...More

1  Thank HurricaneLuke88
Reviewed 24 January 2017

There are plenty of places to sit and read, study or work on the computer. the beverages are very good and the staff is very professional. You can usually find some good conversation here as well.

1  Thank barbaradetz
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Coffee is always fresh along with pastries and food in the case. One of the more reasonably priced places in the city. Staff is very friendly also.

Thank bmcand5510
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I always love stopping it at Northern Lights when I am in downtown Scranton. It's a great place with a great staff and I love their coffee and snacks.

Thank Happy_Gourmet1
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in late night for a caffeine injection via redeye - the best redeye I've ever had. The espresso was dark and silky, and the mocha aftertaste lingered for hours. From the looks of the menu, and the laid back atmosphere, this is a solid...More

Thank jcurran94
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Wonderful coffee, tasty breakfast option, comfy seating and wonderful service! If you are in Scranton this place is a must!!

Thank Sonja F
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I have been going to the Northern Lights for years - everything from their baristas to their chai is wonderful! Their atmosphere is fantastic for any occasion - long study sessions to quick afternoon dates between meetings.

1  Thank Lotzie
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Carl Von Luger s
125 reviews
.24 km away
Backyard Ale House
153 reviews
.20 km away
Bar Pazzo
50 reviews
.14 km away
Pizza By Pappas
47 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Steamtown National Historic Site
655 reviews
.81 km away
The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum
141 reviews
.93 km away
Scranton Cultural Center
42 reviews
.46 km away
University of Scranton
41 reviews
.51 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Northern Light Espresso Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 20:00
Monday
07:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:00
Thursday
07:30 - 21:00
Friday
07:30 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 536 Spruce St, across from Courthouse Sq, Scranton, PA 18503-1808
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-342-3200
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing