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252 N Wyoming St, Hazleton, PA 18201-5578
+1 570-454-0853
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place for Italian food. Stop there and try the spaghetti. Very quiet and comfortable. Worth a shot

Thank jumpmanmj
Staunton, Virginia
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We went with four of us , all different dishes . To dark to see of it is clean , the food is on the lower side , absolutely not the best .

Thank Hans G
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

My parents used to take me and my brothers to the Ovalon when I was a kid. That was about 50 years ago. It was very good then, and it's just as good now. Their homemade Italian bread is one of a kind, nice and light with a crisp crust. Very good menu with lots of choices. I had a... More 

Thank Michael B
Hazle Township, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We have eaten in this restaurant for some time now off and on. The food was always to our satisfaction. Although the place is small it is very nice. Would most definitely return. The Ovalon is a restaurant that has been in the same location for as long as I can remember, which is more then 45 years.

Thank Caveman1977
hazleton, pa
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82 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

I love the atmosphere of the Ovalon and have for years. However, I was in shock at the menu prices for dinners on my last visit. I went out with my family for a special dinner and was going to get a lobster. I changed my mind when I saw their price of $54.95. I got another dinner instead. It... More 

Thank Dee M
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

We went on a Wednesday evening. Fresh Mozzarella and grilled yellow pepper appetizer with Balsamic vinegar was a real taste treat. Their house balsamic and blue cheese sprinkles dressing was amazing. Great Crab cakes. They made me a side of spaghetti with olive oil and Parmesan. Waitresses were attentive and fun.

Thank Wyswmn1010
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I went here with my family. My parents grew up in this area and this family restaurant has been around for more than 50 years. Last night was my first visit. There is a bar that couples were sitting at to have their meal. I could tell that this place had a lot of history. The staff was very friendly... More 

Thank marilgen
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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126 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

It's been some time since I had been to the Ovalon. It's a popular place but I was left disappointed. I got the baked ravioli with meatballs. It was just ravioli on the menu but they baked it for me. The ravioli was very good but the meatballs had way too much filler in them. They were one of the... More 

Thank Temuejin
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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133 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Not a bad place, but really a good place their. Known for its' Italian food, it is OK to good. Service is fine, value is good. But, nothing to write home about. Parking is on the street, and at your own risk.

Thank BambiLaFawn
Sugarloaf, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

The Ovalon was a very popular Hazleton restaurant and I always enjoyed the fried meatballs, but you must wear a bullet proof vest to get from your car into the restaurant. There is no parking except on the shadowy side streets full of creeps that damage your car. Our last visit the food and service was not worth dodging lead... More 

Thank John G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 56
Italian, American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 N Wyoming St, Hazleton, PA 18201-5578
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Hazleton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-454-0853
Family Owned & Operated Since 1946 the Ovalon Bar & Grill is Hazleton's longest standing fine dining restaurant. Today the Ovalon is a Italian fine dining tradition, and stands as the roots of the Scalleat Hospitality Group's three restaurants

Our chefs feature Italian Classics -- as well as contemporary offerings - in our wide-ranging entree selections. For those that enjoy a lighter fare, a sandwich or a small plate at our smoke free bar is an excellent option. Families can sit and appreciate a relaxing meal with their children, who can order from the children's menu. We also have a full menu available for takeout.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?