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Best American Restaurants in Wilkes-Barre

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A photo of Rikasa restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(341)
Price: Expensive
• American • Scranton
Booked 12 times today
Rikasa is an outstanding Italian restaurant with rave reviews about its exceptional cuisine and service. Patrons have highly recommended Rikasa for being a Michelin Star class establishment offering incredible value. Its menu boasts a variety of dishes, including a highly praised NY strip steak, Salmon, and Tiramisu dessert. The ambiance is lauded as perfect, with the rooftop offering amazing views and a beautiful dining experience. Reviewers make special mention of the friendly and knowledgeable staff, adding to Rikasa's charm. Celebratory occasions are made unforgettable thanks to the exquisite food and atmosphere at Rikasa. Frequent visits are promised, highlighting the restaurant's consistency in delivering culinary delight.
A photo of Kevin's restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(226)
Price: Expensive
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 9 times today
Kevin's is a remarkable destination for Contemporary American cuisine. The restaurant is highly praised by patrons for its exquisite food, excellent service, and great atmosphere. The restaurant's dedication to its craft is reflected in reviews, with diners highlighting the excellent quality of the food. One customer mentioned that the sea bass stuffed with crab meat was the best they have ever tasted. Others lauded the unique drink choices, with another complimenting the peanut beer, describing it as delicious. The consistent attentiveness of the staff is another point of admiration from customers, further cementing Kevin's as a beacon of top-notch cuisine and service.
A photo of Bank + Vine restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(401)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 7 times today
Bank + Vine, situated in downtown Wilkes-Barre, is a cherished gem for foodies seeking an exceptional contemporary American dining experience. Patrons commend its beautifully prepared food, interesting flavors, and a wide selection of wines by the glass. Highlights include tantalizing dishes like the delicate trout, Greek salad, and charbroiled pork Porterhouse. The restaurant's ambience and service consistently garner high praise, with the staff described as efficient, friendly, and knowledgeable. From the vibrant cocktails to the delectable desserts, the culinary offerings are a testament to the freshness, portion size perfection, and temperature precision. Reviewers laud the relaxed, comfortable dining room atmosphere and compare the quality of the dining experience to top eateries in Philadelphia and New York City. From casual meals to special occasions, Bank + Vine ensures an unforgettable culinary journey.
A photo of Cork Bar & Restaurant restaurant
4.4
Awesome(288)
Price: Moderate
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 7 times today
Cork Bar & Restaurant located in Wilkes-Barre is renowned for its outstanding contemporary American cuisine, as reflected in its excellent reviews. Patrons praise the restaurant for its fantastic food, friendly service, and warm ambiance. "Had all appetizers and they were all amazing, as usual," one customer confirms. Another echoes the sentiment, stating "Outstanding menu and food was delicious." The uniqueness of the offerings and their meticulous preparation is also highlighted, with a diner suggesting that the restaurant's menu features a "departure from the same old same old." From accommodating dietary restrictions to serving up generous portions of delicious food, Cork Bar & Restaurant indeed stands as a bastion of contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Breaker Brewing Company restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(468)
Price: Moderate
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 6 times today
Enjoy a top-tier brewing experience at Breaker Brewing Company, frequently celebrated for its remarkable food, service, and ambiance. This establishment is distinguished for its comfortable atmosphere and impressive beer selection, earning rave reviews from many satisfied patrons. Beyond its excellent brews, guests also commend Breaker Brewing for its outstanding menu, frequently declaring their fondness for dishes such as the Buffalo Mac & Cheese and Maxwell Sandwich. Patrons admire the restaurant's friendly staff, great vibe, and the relaxed, fun environment. Whether you're in for an unexpected date night or a gathering with friends, Breaker Brewing deserves your consideration. It's not just a brewery; it's a culinary treat where every visit is sure to be a grand experience.
A photo of Grico's Restaurant restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(55)
Price: Moderate
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 3 times today
Grico's Restaurant is a highly recommended American cuisine destination. Customers frequently attest to the consistently high quality of meals, with statements like, "we have never had a bad meal, the food is always above expectations" and "the shrimp savoy and the crab cakes are excellent". Many patrons praise not only the food but also the service, such as "always great specials" and "Ken was an outstanding server". The romantic ambiance is notable, with private booths often mentioned as a unique touch to the overall experience. These factors all contribute to the reputation of Grico's as a great place for American dining.
A photo of Fire and Ice on Toby Creek restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(134)
Price: Moderate
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 3 times today
Fire and Ice on Toby Creek is a gem in the landscape of American cuisine. Belonging to the acclaimed Friedman Electric Hospitality family, the restaurant gets glowing reviews for its quality. The menu ranges from expertly prepared seafood towers to smoked pork chops which are described as "awesome" and "to die for". The service is also praiseworthy, with servers often described as "terrific", "phenomenal," and "attentive". Patrons laud the comfortable ambiance and the patience that staff exhibited during group gatherings. Special occasions like weddings and anniversaries are made even more memorable with complimentary desserts. With such consistent and positive reviews, Fire and Ice on Toby Creek is undeniably an excellent representative of American cuisine.
A photo of The Down Pour restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(7)
Price: Expensive
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 5 times today
The Down Pour was established in November 2019 with a dream of creating an eclectic atmosphere for the people of downtown Wilkes-Barre.  A place designed for those who are willing to push the boundaries of the ordinary & escape. Ask for the umbrella room for a chance to dine under our take on a downpour.
A photo of Diamond City Vault Bar & Grill restaurant
4.4
Awesome(15)
Price: Moderate
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 1 time today
Introducing Diamond City Bar&Grill, a casual dining spot where you can indulge in mouthwatering pizzas, juicy hamburgers, sizzling steaks, and tasty sandwiches. Pair your meal with one of our 12 refreshing draft beers. It's the perfect place to satisfy your cravings! 🍕🍔🥩🥪🍺
A photo of Backwoods Bar & Kitchen restaurant
4.4
Awesome(347)
Price: Moderate
• American • Wilkes-Barre
Booked 4 times today
Backwoods Bar & Kitchen consistently leaves patrons in awe of its delicious American gastronomy. Affirmations such as "Amazing food and staff" and "All the food was prepared to perfection" are echoed in numerous reviews, underscoring the restaurant's commitment to quality and service. The reviews also praise the 'awesome atmosphere', attesting to a delightful dining environment. Furthermore, comments like "Wow. Ribs. Chicken Bites." allude to standout dishes that epitomize American cuisine. Despite occasional challenges like a local power outage, the staff at Backwoods managed to offer a flawless dining experience, which shows their dedication to customer satisfaction. The restaurant not only excels in food, but also in service, with the wait staff frequently receiving noteworthy commendations.
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