Eat, Drink & Shop Local
Sit back and relax at Commonwealth Coffeehouse in downtown Scranton. Located in the historic Samter’s building, this café serves fresh-brewed coffees, handcrafted espresso drinks, lunch specials, and more.
Commonwealth Coffee also serves café fare likes breakfast sandwiches, bagels, soups, and sandwiches. They have fresh, new specials each day, so make sure to check their social media. They also have delicious baked goods.
While you’re there, check out the boutique area, which sells clothing, accessories, gifts, and other local merch from Patrice B. & Co.
Commonwealth Coffeehouse offers specialty roasts with a shoutout to Steamtown’s legacy. Try coffees like the smooth, medium-dark Yankee Clipper or the bold, heavy Buckstar Express.
For a light snack, try the Banderita (their signature breakfast tacos), or order the soup and sandwich special of the day. And make sure to try the popular CPO cookies, which are a heavenly blend of chocolate, peanut butter, and oatmeal.
Photography by: Courtney Snyder