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Scranton Nightlife, Pennsylvania

The nightlife in Scranton means eateries dishing up succulent menus, bars and pubs flowing with beers, whiskeys and cocktails, night clubs playing the right music to get people on their feet and entertainment complexes putting forward mixed entertainment. It is entirely on you to decide if you want to revel with the crowd at the dance-floor, make friends with strangers while sipping your drink or just relax and enjoy the ambiance in this town.

Scranton Nightlife – Eateries and Pubs

The entire belt of Easton, Harrisburg, Scranton and Piitson in Pennsylvania region offer some of best cafés and restaurants that serve great tasting food right from pizzas, pastas, seafood and even vegetarian fares. This city also has hosts of bars and grill restaurants. Many of these remain open till late at night, if not all night long. But because nighttime entertainment is more about enjoying oneself rather than gorging on food, you will definitely like the pub grubs offered along with your favorite drinks by the Scranton pubs and bars.

The Irish pub Banshee deserves to be named first. The interior has been done exquisitely and you will like their beer and whiskey stocks. There is arrangement for live musical entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights. Remember, only the 21-up are allowed in Banshee.

Kelly's Pub & Eatery is another friendly place. They serve excellent beer and Kelly’s signature hot wings are simply mouthwatering.

The Whistles Pub & Eatery is a sports-bar cum restaurant. You can while away your time in the game-room or watch your favorite sports on the large-screen TVs. People love the burgers, BBQs, soups and sandwiches prepared at the restaurant’s kitchen.

Scranton Nightlife – Nightclubs and Other Entertainment Venues

Manhattan Drive Restaurant and Jazz Club is actually a hotel bar, which serves as a live entertainment venue. The bar serves some of the finest beers and martinis. You will get pub-fare as well as full menu; you must try the desserts when you come here. And if you want to chill out after a hectic day, you can just watch a game on any one of the hotel’s TVs.

The Silhouette Lounge is a complete entertainment venue, which is open to all, including the city’s gay/lesbian community. Karaoke music, pool, movie events are its star attractions.

The Tinks Entertainment Complex is a nightclub you will like visiting as it presents to you different entertainment options…firstly, there is a platform of sorts (called the Main Stage) for live performances, then there is Galaxy, the high-energy dance floor with its dazzling lights and lastly there is the low-lit lounge-area. Do whatsoever you want at this Scranton nightlife destination – unwind with your favorite drink, party hard or lend your ear to the live music.

Two other popular Scranton nightlife venues are nightclubs Nativity Social Club and The Zone Club.

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