Leonard's Fine Dining


Fine dining in American contemporary and Italian cuisine with a focus on fresh seafood in a casual, intimate atmosphere. Channel 16 visited the restaurant last year and praised it for being an "amazing fine dining experience." View the channel's coverage of the restaurant on their site. You can also view a segment below of "Tastes of Pa" that features Leonard's Fine Dining and its owner, Robert Hetherington:


Established in 2011.

Leonard's Fine Dining replaced The Library restaurant which was in operation for over 40 years. The Library restaurant was closed in 2011 and Leonard's Fine Dining opened in October of 2011. Chef Robert Hetherington is Disney trained and worked at both The Library and Leonard's Fine Dining before purchasing it in June, 2012.

About the Chef

Chef Robert Hetherington was born in the Pocono area and polished his culinary skills at Walt Disney World at the prestigious Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant. He returned to Pennsylvania and continued his culinary pursuits at several restaurants and country clubs in the region. He joined
The Library restaurant in 2009 and stayed on through its evolution into Leonard's Fine Dining in 2011 and purchased Leonard's in 2012.

Location and Hours

Leonard's Fine Dining is located at Rear 615 East Broad St in Hazleton, PA. We are open from Tuesday to Saturday from the hours of 5-10 PM. Reservations are always appreciated, but walk-ins are welcome. Reserve by calling (570) 501-9600.