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Lookout House

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1373 Route 93, Drums, PA 18222
+1 570-788-5229
16:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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144 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ordered the duck ala orange. It was excellent. I got fries with my order & a salad with homemade Russian dressing. The order also came with carrots cooked in sherry. The carrots are amazing. My friend got a cheeseburger also with fries. It was very large & filling. I'm going to have to try something else but it's to... More 

Thank Temuejin
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Attended a class reunion in Aug 2016 and the food was excellent. Staff was very helpful and the chef prepared a special vegan dish.

Thank Kris B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful staff and food. We were regulars for dinner and then had our wedding reception there. Family run and family feel. We go there a lot.

Thank Tia M
White Haven, Pennsylvania, United States
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167 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Very good food. Well prepared. Higher priced but always good quality. Consistent. Enjoyable. Worth it.

Thank JacquelineH821
Sugarloaf, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

decent food at a decent price. Not a formal dining experience but rather a comfortable setting for a pleasant meal with friends.

2 Thank sbrosk
Hudson, Canada
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015

Having read that this was a top-rated restaurant by Trip Advisor, we made it a point to stop in. We were early to arrive (4:30 PM), and immediately greeted by Nate and shown to a table. Both food and service were as advertised in a rustic setting. If we had it to do again at the same time, I believe... More 

Thank Tom M
Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
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445 reviews
376 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015

After reading the reviews prior to coming to this restaurant, my wife & I had high hopes, but, that was not the case because, we left very disappointed and felt like we were taken advantage of. My wife had ordered the chicken cutlet [very small boneless cutlet] dinner with mushrooms which was drenched in burgundy wine. I mean it seemed... More 

2 Thank RRanella
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We started our meal w/the homemade chicken tortilla soup - piping hot & delicious, seasoned perfectly. My husband then had the Ceasar salad - so tasty. My husband & I both had the prime rib (medium) done to perfection & mouth wateringly scrumptious! We both opted for the linguini w/butter & garlic - seasoned perfectly & pasta was al dente... More 

1 Thank Penny K
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015

We love the Lookout House so much we had our wedding reception here in April 2010. Its a little out of the way place that my husband knew about because his grandparents took him there. It has since become

1 Thank lalagirl78
Paxinos, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

When my husband and I first started dating 34 years ago we had dinner one night at the Lookout House. For several years we ate there on a regular basis. Following marriage and relocating, we still continue to visit the Lookout House once or twice a year for dinner. It has never disappointed us. The servers are great, the food... More 

Thank Diane L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1373 Route 93, Drums, PA 18222
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Drums
  • Phone Number: +1 570-788-5229

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?