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Basso's

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6525 Route 191, Cresco, PA 18326-7848
+1 570-595-0500
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (5 reviews)
“clams” (3 reviews)
“italian food” (5 reviews)
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6525 Route 191, Cresco, PA 18326-7848
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11 - 20 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 8 January 2017

We ate here at least a year ago, and it is not cheap, but the food was excellent. The ambiance was romantic.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife, daughter and mother in law for Christmas dinner. Ordered clams oreganata and fried calamari....clams oreganata were tabled with very little breading . Never had it like that. The fried calamari was chewy and very salty. Entrees were shrimp scampi , pasta...More

1  Thank worktrainrat
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Everything we had was fantastic !!! The had a lobster Mac and cheese app to die for !!!!! My husband had clams and he said the sauce was amazing , the calamari yummy. Veal parm was excellent . I'm taking the whole family back this...More

Thank sherryviolante
Reviewed 8 October 2016

It seemed nice, and cozy. The food was expensive for the area; there was not one entree priced less than $24.00 unless you ordered pasta which also was between $16.00 and $18.00. There was not even a salad offered. The bread was a small loaf,...More

Thank Walter W
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Amazing food, do not pass up the prosciutto cupcakes or the lobster Mac and cheese. Have a limoncello chilled. Service was awesome, although busy, never felt neglected. Great atmosphere, small but cozy.

Thank rocpell17
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went with hubby and had a wonderful anniversary dinner. Service was top notch. Ordered the clams as a start, and penne a la Vodlka for dinner. Descent bottle of wine selection.

Thank food-guru-107
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Nice atmosphere, good food. We sat at the bar with my wife for diner. I ordered the special of the night, "steak au poivre" medium rare" that came out cooked to perfection. Great service by Val.

1  Thank AndreLexulois
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Being Italian and from New Jersey I'm very hard to please when it comes to REAL homemade , authentic Italian food. Have heard the food here was good and the restaurant itself was nice..not true at all..food should always out shine the atmosphere...this place broke...More

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The restaurant is beautifully decorated. The food was great. I ordered off the menu and it was perfect.

Thank Tonyinzo
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were always at Basso when Gracie was the chef, which was a few years ago. On and off thru the years we have gone as a special event and the food was decent. We hadn't been in about a year and a half and...More

2  Thank scarletcli
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Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6525 Route 191, Cresco, PA 18326-7848
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Cresco
  • Phone Number: +1 570-595-0500
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