Even if you are on a budget while vacationing at a Poconos cabin rental, there are still several places in the area to enjoy a great meal. You don't have to sacrifice taste and homemade dishes just because you only want to spend a certain amount of money on food. Diners offers every type of cuisine there is from Italian to Thai. With so much to choose from, you can definitely find one you're looking for without breaking the bank.
Rock Around the Clock at Betty's Diner
If you liked the television show Happy Days, then check out Betty's Diner in Mount Pocono. This diner is a throwback to the 50's with red vinyl chairs, black and white checkered floor, and a jukebox. Stop in for a strawberry malt made from the old fashion soda fountain or a cherry cola with cherry syrup and a cherry in it. Munch on a cheeseburger and fries or a bowl of chili. The service and staff get you in the mood of a time past as well. The average tab runs from $5.75 to $14.75.
The Whole Family at Apple Valley
When it's time for dinner, take your entire gang to Apple Valley Restaurant in nearby Milford. This old-fashion, rustic eatery has something for everyone. Adults can feast on baby back ribs, crab quesadillas, and roasted turkey with mashed potatoes.They have a kids' menu featuring pizzas, burgers, and wraps. Be sure to check their website for the entertainment schedule such as live music. In addition, check out the koi pond and your little ones will get a kick out of feeding the ducks in the duck pond. Get souvenirs in one of the 7 stores and just walk around the grounds and see the waterfalls, forests, fruit trees, and green fields.
Lunching at Murphy's Loft
For over 25 years, Murphy's Loft has been feeding visitors staying at Poconos rentals and locals 12 miles away in Blakeslee. Murphy's Loft is a log cabin and its character has not changed over the years. Enjoy your meal inside the dining room or in the enclosed screened patio when weather permits. After chowing down on some shrimp scampi or chicken marsala, take a walk around the grounds to see the pond or take a dip in the heated swimming pool. Murphy's Loft offers a kids' menu as well as daily specials.
Piggin' Out at Piggy's
Another country eatery for the whole family is Piggy's Restaurant in Lake Harmony. This restaurant serves up a real down-home breakfast of country ham, chocolate chip pancakes, crunchy batter french toast, and made-to-order omelets. You will enjoy eating while looking out over Lake Harmony. To save you some money, children ages 12 & under can eat at a discounted price at Piggy's.
Cabin rentals in the Pocono Mountains are easy to find at any budget if you know where to look. Check out the VacationHomes.com website to see properties sorted by amenities, location, and price. You will surely find one that will suit your needs.