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Basso's

6525 Route 191, Cresco, PA 18326-7848
+1 570-595-0500
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (4 reviews)
“clams” (3 reviews)
“prosciutto” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6525 Route 191, Cresco, PA 18326-7848
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had veal parmesean that was tender and delicious. Parking lot is tight. Homemade sangria was refreshing.

Thank 743shastaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was pretty good. Service a bit slow, but we actually did not mind, as we were not in a hurry and enjoy lingering over dinner. We started with espresso martinis, which were some of the best we've had anywhere. Eggplant appetizer was a...More

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for my parents anniversary. Took 20 minutes to get our drinks, and over an hour to get out appetizers. Now I will say the food was absolutely fantastic!! But I would make a reservation and leave yourself some time. Service wasn't great, but...More

Thank Mmcandrew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I celebrated a birthday here and the food and service was very good. The atmosphere was Italian romantic.

Thank TODD L
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Highly overrated, but this is a pretty blighted area so not much to choose from. Be very careful. The sauce was awful. Some dishes may be ok. People are pleasant enough

Thank Virginialp
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Everything about this place is good! Food was delicious and it was a lot of food! We brought back home half of the dish. Wine was also very good and much more than the normal quantity for a glass. Service also excellent and the decoration...More

Thank fbraune
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
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Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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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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