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Macaluso's Restaurant and Cocktail Bar

1257 E Catawissa St, Nesquehoning, PA 18240-1807
+1 570-669-9433
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“arugula salad” (2 reviews)
“jim thorpe” (9 reviews)
“toni” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Italian, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1257 E Catawissa St, Nesquehoning, PA 18240-1807
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Same great food. Toni runs a great place. Even have outside space now. Really a must try place. It is right out side of Jim Thorpe.

Thank reallylovetotravel43
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a real deal Italian restaurant! Try a few apps/small plates or get a full meal with salad. You can't go wrong here with authentic Italian fare. Nice outdoor space, too. We sat at the bar for dinner. Very chillaxed - great wine, too.

Thank telemarkJane
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome outdoor patio and staff. Bartenders Emma and Jill are friendly and make great drinks! Food is always homemade and fresh! I have never been disappointed in anything here! Toni runs a fantastic business!!!

Thank A9809CVmelissag
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The food is good, a bit pricey though. Have been there a few times for their Wild Mushroom Brunch, which is excellent. They added a deck and now have music on thurs. The deck is great, comfortable, and we had good service. We were hoping...More

Thank NicuRN17
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We were here on a very busy Saturday night, and I felt that the service was pretty slow. We had to wait quite a while for the appetizers, as well as the main course. The food was very good however. My husband had 3 stuffed...More

Thank travellerfromatown
Reviewed 19 February 2018

A shop owner in Jim Thorpe highly recommended Macaluso's to us. Everything was extraordinary! The entrees were huge - since we were traveling our waitress allowed us to split the special for the evening - chicken breast stuffed with eggplant, ricotta and pesto, breaded with...More

Thank brenrnc1
Reviewed 14 January 2018

My wife and I treated a friend to dinner Saturday night at Macaluso's. Not many people in the restaurant for 6PM, but it was nasty cold outside and I had read the positive reviews on the place. We were seated right away, our waitress was...More

2  Thank PAJAY
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Have dined many times...small groups or larger company gatherings...always excellent service and excellent food.

Thank stankod8888
Reviewed 21 December 2017

everything very good. staff very friendly and courteous. great menu and wine list. recommend for anyone

1  Thank evan e
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Nice outdoor seating, good service (except for plastic glasses), Food was outstanding. Arugula Salad with grilled pineapple was superb! Veal Picatta with Angelhair also perfect. Nice wines, did noe have dessert, Would def come back again!

Thank artnickj
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1257 E Catawissa St, Nesquehoning, PA 18240-1807
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Nesquehoning
  • Phone Number: +1 570-669-9433
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Macaluso's Lantern Restaurant and Cocktail Bar has been serving creative, classic Italian cuisine for over 20 years. We use fresh market ingredients essential to capturing the authentic taste of traditional Italian dishes. Choice cut meats, fresh seafood, imported cheeses, high quality pastas and seasonal herbs are used in all our entrees.And, we've got a cozy hotel right next door.
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