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Arena Bar & Grill

380 Coal St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6623
+1 570-970-8903
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
380 Coal St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6623
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel we are staying at recommended this place. I’m glad they did. We sat at the bar the bar tenders were friendly. They have a ton of beers on tap as well as in cans and bottles. Thanks You won’t be disappointed in the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank premiermass
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We always go here when we are in the area for the Happy Hour. We had a fantastic server. The Happy Hour choices seem really skimpy this time. Only 2 pretzels per order, only 3 cheese sticks per order, etc. The beer now comes in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank linderhas4
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We were here visiting from New Jersey. Being served by your staff beats anything we had back home. The staff was knowledgeable, engaged, and enthusiastic. Jessica was our server. She directed us through the menu and made sure we knew which beers were on draft,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Matt G
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I've been here 7 or 8 times. Always had a great time. Plenty of draft beer choices and super cool bartenders.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Very nice place. Great beer selection. There was a wide variety of food to choose from. Everyone in our group of 14 people was satisfied with their food. The service was excellent. We will most definitely return the next time we are in town.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We had the Bourbon Chicken and it was delicious, everything cooked to perfection! Great atmosphere, TV's on but not blasting. Restaurant is very roomy and waitresses friendly!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank madison7891
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Nice place to relax and have a drink before the shows at the Arena. Great food and excellent service.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bestfriends757
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Nice place for a drink, snack or dinner. Great menu, nice atmosphere, reasonable prices. Close to the arena, downtown and major highways. Ample parking, friendly service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stan D
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Crazy happy hour. people pack in for the discounts on apps. and drinks.expect waiting in a mass of people to get served if not right around the bar.dont even think they refrigerate the kegs. all 5 drinks were warm and we watched them pour them.wont...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mike G
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I ate here with co-workers while working nearby. The food was OK - but nothing special. They do have a wide selection of beers. Service was friendly if a bit haphazard.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GeofJx
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Angelique H
10 September 2016|
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Yes Arena takes reservations. Just leave a message on the answering machine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 Coal St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6623
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-970-8903
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