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Sal's Family Restaurant

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203 Chestnut St, Dunmore, PA 18512-2309
+1 570-961-8224
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Elmhursr, PA
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

we enjoyed our food but it took too long to get it. One waitress for a busy dining room. And she was lovely but she had to do it all! Maybe will try again but they better get more help

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Thank elmhurstpegger
Covington Twp, PA
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic homemade meals! Pasta specials 3 nights a week. Great prices and drinks. Give it a try you won't be disappointed

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Thank JenJenC3
Jessup, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Not the best choice it was a Wednesday and the place we wanted to go was closed our loss this food dint even compare the beat was tough and the amount of food was small my wife had pasta very mushy I would have gave it one star but the waitress was very nice

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Thank mikeantonio47
1 review
Reviewed 28 November 2015

This was our first time here tonight, good recommendation from Mom, thank you! soon as we saw our Cousin walk-in we knew this place had to have great food. We ordered Raviolis, chicken parm sand., manicotti and spaghetti with meatballs. The sauce is perfect, cheese ravioli's were perfect, best chicken parm ever! Manicotti was impeccable. One person has leftovers for... More 

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Thank Johnny J
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We go to Sal's when we want pasta and to watch the news. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for Pasta night. $7.95 for salad bread and your choice of pasta shapes. Wine and beer reasonable. Usually people come and go and the bar is closed off from restaurant, which I like. Wait staff very friendly. They have daily dinner specials that... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2014

This may not have been the best meal that I ever had but I may have had one of the best waitresses. Sal's is a locally owned restaurant that may have been in business forever. All of the locals go there so you know that the food is good. Pure old time sauce and the meatballs are wonderful. Oh, and... More 

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Thank diane m
Dunmore, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014 via mobile

OMG! Talk about a hidden gem. Food is to die for. The amount you get is crazy for the price. Staff is nice as can be. Dining area is small but if there is a wait it is well worth it. Wish I could vist eveyday.

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Scranton, PA
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2014

Sal's doesn't look like much on the outside and the decor is like circa 1975, but the food is a real gem. Went here on Valentine's Day with the family. Everything was excellent! My wife ordered the veal parm and it was fantastic! I got the meat ravioli and meatballs. Ravioli was so so, but the meatballs were really good.... More 

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Thank Ron S
Dunmore, Pennsylvania
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61 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2013 via mobile

This place has been around forever. I had pasta and meatballs and my hubby had sausage and gnocchi. It was alright. There was way too much sauce on the pasta. The waitress was a very nice lady. Other than that, not much to say about it.

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Thank MelindaDunmore
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Come to Sals for the best sauce I've found: sauce and meatballs on pasta, lasagna and so on. Can't beat the homemade Italian dressing for a simple salad. Consider this a place to stop for great foods. Don't expect anything fancy; it's not that. Just great food, reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Chestnut St, Dunmore, PA 18512-2309
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Dunmore
  • Phone Number: +1 570-961-8224

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