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Cooper's Seafood House

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
701 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-3219
+1 570-346-6883
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (109 reviews)
“crab bisque” (37 reviews)
“baked potato” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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701 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-3219
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Words cannot describe , it was truly a happy , enjoyable, and wonderful experience. Food out of this world, staff went above and beyond .

Thank Sissy383
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love seafood you will love Coopers. They do seafood perfectly. Great selection too! Wait staff is very very good. Try drink specials.

Thank cree2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are from Maryland your standards for seafood are extremely high need I say more the place is the typical seafood type restaurant Decore service good food served warm seating a little tight for big guys such as myself interested would I leave here...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently had lunch at Coopers with my 4 year old granddaughter. What a wonderful experience. The staff was so welcoming, and as always the food was excellent. The Cooper family continue to excel after many years of hospitality and friendship. As we say locally--"you...More

1  Thank joe p
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Super friendly service in this museum of a restaurant. They could charge admission! LOL. Great food and many fresh items from the local farmers market! Homemade desserts too!

Thank BethlehemPaUSA
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We ate lunch here for a family member's occasion while visiting the area. We read it's been there since 1948 so they must be doing something right. It has a great deal of character (or characters if you count the life-size pirate figures). The walls...More

1  Thank readytogoagain
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A long while ago my parents lived in Scranton, recently my family, including my 3 yeard old son, were in Scranton to visit Steamtown. When it came time to find dinner I instinctively set the GPS to find Cooper's. I thought my son would get...More

Thank SUMB44
Ryan C, Owner at Cooper's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear SUMB44, Thanks for the nice review and I am so happy to hear that your son enjoyed the restaurant. Your comments are greatly appreciated, and I sincerely thank you for being our customer. Please come back to Scranton soon. Respectfully, Paul Cooper

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This might not be THE best seafood meal I've ever had but it was very good and the kitschy and fun atmosphere was delightful. I would come here again if ever this way and I recommend it 100%, our waitress was very accomodating.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was a very interesting place. Besides great food, we enjoyed the decor. We are in the main room, but there is a train room and a whale room. They have an extensive menu -- seafood, meat, vegetarian and gluten free. Thanks to Trip Advisor...More

Thank Peggy H
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Coopers is always a fun place to eat. Food is consistently good, staff is very attentive and give good suggestions on new beers to try. Favorite food is the fish sampler and chowder. Salads are fresh and delicious too. Great atmosphere and ambience, there is...More

Thank Janet69R
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1.46 km away
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.50 km away
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.88 km away
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2 October 2017|
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Response from Ryan C | Property representative |
Yes it is. Handicapped parking and entrance is available.
Lindsey F
9 January 2017|
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Response from Ryan C | Property representative |
Yes we have desserts that are all made in house!
Lindsey F
8 January 2017|
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Response from Rosbrd | Reviewed this property |
Snow crab.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-3219
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-346-6883
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Owned and operated by the Cooper family since 1948 Coopers has become a landmark in Scranton PA. More than just a restaurant think about us as an interesting dining tour experience, once you are here you’ll enjoy everything: the menu, the staff, the decor, and of course, the food. Nothing is Ordinary!
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