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Carmen's 2.0 Restaurant & World Tour Menu

4.0
265 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
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Located in the historic Grand Station Lobby of the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in downtown Scranton, Carmen's 2.0 Restaurant and World Tour Menu is locally known for it's atmosphere, service and cuisine.

Carmen's 2.0 Restaurant and World Tour Menu offers Fresh Steaks, Seafood and Pastas along with an ever changing monthly World Tour Menu pairing food and wines from a different region of the world! As a proud recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, a wide selection of wines by the bottle or glass is available to accent your meal. Vegetarian and Healthful dining options available.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Italian, Contemporary American, Steak
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Hours of operation
Breakfast: Monday - Sunday: 6:30am - 11:00am

Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm

Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Brunch: Sunday: 11:00am - 2:00pm
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Phone number
(570) 558-3929
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Chris Chludzinski
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Jefferson Avenue
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Parking details
We have a private parking lot
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Entertainment

Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Entertainment, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 265 People Are Saying
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4.0  based on recent ratings
4.0
food
3.9
service
4.3
ambience
3.8
value
Noise · Moderate
76% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
3.0  Dined 6 days ago

Reservations were not really needed as there were very few people in the restaurant. Our waiter was nice and attentive. However, the over all service was slow. It had taken quite a bit of time for our meal to come out. The food was good, but nothing really special. The reason we had dinner here was because it was in the Scranton Lackawanna Station. And I really like trains and the history behind them.

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OpenTable Diner (Poconos)
3.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

We went on Valentines day. Our meal was great, the issue was with the service. We have been there in the past and never had any issues but this night was different. I don't know if our server has never waited tables before or accustom to a different place. She was not that good. She was slow and had difficulty with the limited menu that the offered for Valentines day.

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SusanB (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

My husband and I were in Scranton for a weekend event and had our Valentine's dinner at Carmen's 2.0 while we were in town. The restaurant area is incredibly beautiful and the food was delicious. Great service as well. Everything was just perfect.

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sonof5stars (Philadelphia)
4.0  Dined on January 5, 2018

We went for the 4 course wine paired menu. The portions were extra small and 3 of the four dishes were un imaginative and reminiscent of 3 star restaurant food. However, the service was excellent, being both appreciate in frequency timing, and servitude. But the killer reason to go is the environment, marble, wood, huge domed ceilings and stained glass. Don't kid anybody, we go because it is in the historic beautiful train station. I just wished the food measured up. It could really be special there.

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vipJanuary49 (Philadelphia)
2.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

We have been going to Carmen's on for New year Eve Dinner for 4 years. This was the most disappointing. Comparing to previous years, The menu selections were not special (basically regular menu), the food that was served was not up to the standards of a regular meal at Carmen's. The service was great, as always. We dine here often during the year, but this time is was very disappointing. It makes us ponder if the quality is degrading and if we want to continue to frequent this site during the year. Too Bad. I is a beautiful place that used to serve good food.

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OpenTable Diner (Poconos)
3.0  Dined on December 25, 2017

Although our server was excellent, she was stations at two areas on opposite ends of the restaurant and had to run back and forth, so was unable to give us her fullest attention. We had to wait at least 25 minutes to be seated even with a reservation. The food at the buffet was just so so. We may look for another location for next years Christmas dinner.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 13, 2017

We truly love Carmens but the buffet items could have been better--buffalo penne pasta was awful as was the beef tips--very dry and it should have been beef in a an au jus would have been much better--desserts were not good at all.........

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OpenTable Diner (Poconos)
4.0  Dined on December 5, 2017

the place was empty. no one to seat you. the place was beautiful, service was ok, and food was pretty good.

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Writestuff (Philadelphia)
4.0  Dined on November 18, 2017

Wonderful staff, great service and excellent pasta entrees. The staff was very apologetic for not notifying us that a wedding reception was holding a cocktail hour adjacent to us during the first half-hour of our meal, but ultimately the experience at Carmen's made up for that minor mistake. Love the historic building and our wait staff was fantastic.

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OpenTable Diner (Poconos)
3.0  Dined on November 4, 2017

Limited menu. If nope for the specials, it would have been difficult to find a satisfying meal. Do not go by the menu on the web site. It is ugh more limited.

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OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
2.0  Dined on November 3, 2017

food was cold, small portions and dry... wine was awful for a "wine pairing" dinner... $5 jug wine that was old and musty.

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Sherry (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on October 8, 2017

Wait staff was wonderful and totally enjoyed brunch selection.

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Mud188 (Poconos)
5.0  Dined on September 27, 2017

The food, service, and presentation were excellent. The staff was friendly and were diligent in making sure the table was clean and we had what we wanted.

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ChasT (Poconos)
5.0  Dined on September 22, 2017

Elegant ambience in a beautifully restored historic building. Food and service were superb. Room acoustics were very live, due to hard marble surfaces, so people with hearing deficits may be somewhat hampered in hearing conversation. It was not busy when we were there, so this was not an issue.

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on September 16, 2017

The food, service and atmosphere were all excellent. I felt like I was in a top notch restaurant in New York city.

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