What better way to satisfy your hunger, if not by stopping at one of these local diners? Sometimes chain restaurants just don’t offer those classic, homemade foods that everyone craves, so we have compiled a list of local diner for you to try. All of these diners are located in the Wilkes-Barre/ Scranton Area and offer the classic American-type food that everyone loves.
1. Valley Diner
New to the Wilkes-Barre area is the Valley Diner, which just opened its doors on Kidder Street, by the Wyoming Valley Mall. Their menu features a plethora of completely homemade foods, for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Some of the menus items they offer, include: Burgers, Sandwiches and Soups! Offering breakfast all day, the Valley Diner is an excellent stop to satisfy your hunger.
2. D’s Diner
D’s Diner is a local diner located in Plains, is not too far from the Mohegan Sun. D’s Diner is also relatively new, and boasts homemade comfort foods, and classic diners foods. Some of these menu items include: stuffed peppers, roast turkey, reuben sandwiches and corn fritters. They offer a variety of new menu items weekly, such as soups and other classic dishes. D’s Diner is open weekly and offers breakfast, lunch and dinner specials, helping them to serve patrons with any budget. Maybe you don’t want anything on their menu? D’s offers patrons the ability to “build-your-own” on several menu items, such as omelettes and sandwiches.
3. Boulevard Diner
Boulevard Diner, located on Boulevard Avenue in Scranton, and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Don’t want to dine in? Boulevard Diner offers take out! They offer a variety of classic diner foods, such as: sandwiches, meat sandwiches, salads, wraps, subs and burgers. With the classic menu, they also offer variety of unique diner foods, all inside by Greek foods. Boulevard Diner offers gyros, mousaka, gyro platters, spinach pies and pastichio.
4. Chick’s Diner
Seeking a traditional 24hr traditional American diner? If so, Chick’s Diner is the place for you! Known for their inexpensive and yummy food, Chick’s is a local hotspot for those amongst the after bar crowd searching to satisfy their hunger. Chick’s has been a Scranton staple for decades, and is famed for their excellent food, prices and services.
5. Neen’s Diner
Neen’s Diner, located in Scranton, is known for its authentic American cooking and affordable pricing. They feature both breakfast and lunch items. All of their menu items are hand made, including: burgers, soups, rice pudding, mexican omelets, and much more! The diner itself gives off an amazing ambiance, which keeps patrons coming back time and time again. Neen’s is known for its friendly service, quality food and for being an amazing neighborhood diner.
6. Viewmont Diner
Located on the Scranton Carbondale Highway, Viewmont Diner is a great stop for breakfast, lunch, dinner or a late night meal. They are known for their fast and friendly service, and also the great tasting food that they create. Some of the items on their menu include: homemade soups, fresh salads, and sandwiches. Viewmont Diner is always open, so they can provide Scranton with an amazing late night diner.
7. Parsons Family Diner
Looking for a quiet, family-friendly diner for breakfast of lunch? If so, Parsons Family Diner is the place for you! They serve a variety of breakfast and lunch options, all homemade by the family owned/ operated staff. They are known for their excellent service, which helps to bring patrons back time and time again. Located off of River Street in Plains, Parsons Family Diner is easily accessible and affordable.