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Cork Bar and Restaurant

463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
+1 570-270-3818
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cork is in an old building that once housed a neighborhood bar, with the family that ran it living upstairs. Now downstairs is a nice bar plus restaurant tables; upstairs is several, separate rooms for dining, all charming and intimate; and a patio open during...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Aside from the SLOW service (and I think it was just a matter of it being a Thursday and they were REALLY busy) our meal was delicious. The blend of flavors in everything from the Bruchetta to the Portabella Mushroom appetizers to the Cork salad...More

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service are amazing at cork . My husband and i have eaten there several times and will continue to return many more, everything we have ordered has been delicious.

Thank akira3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took family to one of the top rated restaurants in the W-B area. My family eats out often and my 23, 19 and 15 year old have become quite the critics. The building is quaint in a house that has been laid out and decorated...More

Thank Colin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place!! The food is fabulous!! Not to mention the martinis are the best I ever had!! The specials are always unique and tasty. Makes me feel like home 😊

Thank judie b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

New to the area dined solo. Was seated upstairs in a cozy area. Started off with a perfect bourbon cocktail not to sweet just perfect. The server suggested the fig and prosciutto tart delectable I choose the pesto salmon for my entree delicious. Peach cobbler...More

Thank kellb12fh
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

went to cork while visiting from out of town, Christina was our server - she was efficient & delightful ! GREAT SERVICE!!! My husband & I had the crab & shrimp bolognase ... DELISH!!!!! Would recommend this place to everyone & ask for Christina !!!!

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Outstanding atmosphere and service. The food and drink was very good. Had great service. Good timer with friends,

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

13 attended lunch for our Christmas in July party. Our servers were attentive, the atmosphere was lovely and the food wa out of this world. We will be visiting often!!

Thank Alethea R
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My family visited your very busy establishment this Saturday evening. We sat in the bar area and had a wonderful time. Food, drinks and service were outstanding. The staff really handles themselves when the place is hopping! Keep up the good work! Will definitely be...More

Thank Lisa S
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27 April 2017|
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Response from Pinot R | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! If you look on the Cork Menu, it states that Gluten Free, Vegan and Vegetarian options are available upon request. It would be my recommendation to call the restaurant at 570-270-3818 to see what vegan options... More
Margaret J
15 October 2016|
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Response from Ruth C | Property representative |
Hi, if you visit our website, corkdining and see the wine and dine page, the full menu is marked GF with gluten free items. We can also do others upon request.
Douglas D
5 March 2015|
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Response from Sally B | Reviewed this property |
No. The restaurant is closed on Sunday. The website indicates hours Tuesday through Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 463 Madison St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705-1713
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-270-3818
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