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Northern Light Espresso Bar

536 Spruce St, across from Courthouse Sq, Scranton, PA 18503-1808
+1 570-342-3200
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“chai” (3 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
536 Spruce St, across from Courthouse Sq, Scranton, PA 18503-1808
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have had many pumpkin spice lattes and by far this one from Northern light espresso bar is the best!!! Service was prompt and the barista was very friendly. I also had the maple scone which was delicious!

Thank mmelissa k
Reviewed 16 July 2017

As a former Scranton resident, I can honestly say this was my favorite hangout in the city, and one of the few places I actually miss. Having gone back to PA in June on family business, I had little time to go anywhere, but this...More

Thank CT_Warren
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I went every day to get a different espresso coffee. One day I purchased a ready made salad which I was thrilled to eat. Another day I got a danish and was disappointed. The baristas are very knowledgeable about how to make your drink correctly...More

Thank Suzi E
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This has an old-fashioned downtown coffee house vibe with a techno, crunchy undertone. Which means, to me at least, that it's a pretty cool place. Is that enough to draw people in? Perhaps. But it's important to note that the coffee is really, really good....More

1  Thank John K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Really nice coffee shop in the heart of downtown Scranton. As has been said on here before, great place to come and sit with a laptop for business or schoolwork. When I was in town the special they had for spring was a "Cadbury Creme...More

1  Thank HurricaneLuke88
Reviewed 24 January 2017

There are plenty of places to sit and read, study or work on the computer. the beverages are very good and the staff is very professional. You can usually find some good conversation here as well.

1  Thank barbaradetz
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Coffee is always fresh along with pastries and food in the case. One of the more reasonably priced places in the city. Staff is very friendly also.

Thank bmcand5510
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I always love stopping it at Northern Lights when I am in downtown Scranton. It's a great place with a great staff and I love their coffee and snacks.

Thank Happy_Gourmet1
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in late night for a caffeine injection via redeye - the best redeye I've ever had. The espresso was dark and silky, and the mocha aftertaste lingered for hours. From the looks of the menu, and the laid back atmosphere, this is a solid...More

Thank jcurran94
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wonderful coffee, tasty breakfast option, comfy seating and wonderful service! If you are in Scranton this place is a must!!

Thank Sonja F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 536 Spruce St, across from Courthouse Sq, Scranton, PA 18503-1808
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-342-3200
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