Highest-rated restaurants in Wilkes-Barre, according to Tripadvisor

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August 10, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Wilkes-Barre, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Wilkes-Barre using rankings from Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Julie's Cozy Cafe

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (24 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 95 W Chestnut St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1747
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#29. Mizu Sushi

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (166 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 244 Highland Park Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6768
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#28. LongHorn Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (134 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 25 Bear Creek Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
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#27. Mirakuya Japanese Restaurant Incorporated

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (77 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 695 Kidder St Ste 25, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6938
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#26. D's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (53 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 587 E Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6922
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#25. Istanbul Grill Wilkes Barre

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (31 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 40 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1705
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#24. Notis The Gyro King

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (43 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Fast Food, Mediterranean
- Price: $
- Address: Route 309 Located in Corner of the Kmart Plaza Parking Lot, Wilkes-Barre, PA 19702
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#23. The Cafe an American Bistro

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (98 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1120 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6943
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#22. Smokey Bones Wilkes Barre

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (182 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 265 Mundy Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
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#21. Cracker Barrel

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (201 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2320 Wilkes Barre Township Market Pl, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6060
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#20. Shogun Japanese Seafood Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (162 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1073 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6926
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#19. Buona Sera

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (45 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1287 N Washington St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1819
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#18. Franklin's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (53 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 53 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-2502
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#17. Royal House Buffet

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (75 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Chinese, Sushi
- Price: $
- Address: 29 Wyoming Valley Mall, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6810
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#16. Abe's Hot Dogs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (60 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Price: $
- Address: 419 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-2223
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#15. The Anthracite Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (145 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: Scott Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA
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#14. Isabella Restaurant and Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (116 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1140 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0911
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#13. Gerry's Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (89 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza
- Price: $
- Address: 496 Carey Ave, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-1504
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#12. La Tolteca

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (290 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 200 Mundy St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6806
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#11. El Rey Azteca Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (93 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Mexican
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 681 Kidder St Next to Triple A, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6908
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#10. Thai Thai

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (159 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 41 S Main St Ste 12, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1722
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#9. Bank+Vine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (169 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, European
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 268 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1532
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#8. TGI Fridays

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (326 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 880 Kidder St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
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#7. Arena Bar & Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (260 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 380 Coal St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6623
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#6. Cafe Toscana

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (234 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Tuscan
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1 Public Sq, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1701
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#5. Ruth's Chris Steak House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (401 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1280 Highway 315 Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-7002
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#4. Breaker Brewing Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (143 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 787 E Northampton St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-7521
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#3. Oyster

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (267 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 77 E Market St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-3116
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#2. Rustic Kitchen Bistro & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (453 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1280 Highway 315 Blvd Mohegan Sun Pocono, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-7002
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#1. Cork Bar and Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (430 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
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