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Carl's Prime

301 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18503-1501
+1 570-955-5290
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
301 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18503-1501
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

First time there but not my last , the NY strip was great and the green bean fantastic. The service is great and get the brownie for desert !

Thank john f
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you are going to this place you have to get the steak. The best cut meats in Scranton. Service is normally fantastic too. Prices are high, especially for drinks. Salads are good too for an appetizer (or meal if you must). Parking is on...More

Thank ken d
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Went for a business dinner. Waitress was new and did her job the best she could with the resources given to her. Food from the kitchen was slow. The terrible part came when we ordered cappuccinos for desert. The first ones brought out were basically...More

Thank PHParson
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My wife and I have been going to Carl Von Lugar's for years always had a good meal. I highly recommend trying this place. It is much better than Ruth Chris.

Thank allisonh379
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Comfortable restaurant with quality food and pleasant service. The drinks are always consistent and good. The food is prepared to your taste, and is excellent. The outdoor seating is very nice. I enjoy both the buratta with tomato and the seared tuna, getting appetizers rather...More

Thank Merlinandme2013
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I've eaten here several times over the years, for both dinner and lunch. The food is pretty good, but the service is VERY slow. I realize that upscale restaurants take their time, but when you go to lunch, you expect to be out of there...More

Thank WinningSmile
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Classic steakhouse with very good selection of beef. Shared the 38-ounce Porterhouse, served Tuscan style. Very tasty. Wine selection was a little weak with limited choices and some outdated vintages. Cocktails were great, though. Go for the steak, not the wine!

Thank Wineman49er
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised when a customer recommended this restaurant in downtown Scranton. A member of the Luger family, renowned for great steakhouses, delivers nicely. In a rather spartan atmosphere, the quality of food is stellar and reasonably priced. Don't expect world class service (although...More

1  Thank Greg D
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Perfectly cooked Prime Steaks as well as great seafood items on the menu. Steaks served in the style of the famous Peter Luger Steakhouse in Brooklyn. The oysters are always fresh, and don't miss trying the slab bacon or their delicious Cherry Manhattans.

1  Thank NickCola7
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The food and service were good although it seemed very expensive. The place though, needs a makeover to command such prices and it felt a little like a 1980's office. With that I would have probably given it a 5.

Thank Stephi1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18503-1501 (Formerly Carl Von Luger s)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-955-5290
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