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Last updated: 8:30 a.m. March 19, 2020

Do you know a child who needs a free lunch? Some big-hearted local business owners are offering free meals to children in response to COVID-19 school closures. Here is the master list:

Lycoming County

  • J & M Sub Shop, 1100 Allegheny St, Jersey Shore, kids free for lunch between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m., Monday through Friday. Call 570-398-4407 for details.
  • Kutzas Kitchen/Jersey Shore YMCA: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Free lunch.
  • Park Pizza, Williamsport: Monday-Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Free slice and drink.
  • Joes Pizza (East End): All days through closure, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free slice and drink.
  • Erbs West End Market, Newberry: Monday-Friday, 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Free bagged lunch. Each child can get one peanut butter and jelly sandwich, a bag of chips and a drink.
  • Leo’s Pizzeria, 458 William St., Williamsport: All days through closure. Free slice and drink, time unspecified. 
  • Acme BBQ, 445 Market St., Williamsport: Call ahead for hours. 
  • Marks Family Restaurant, 3630 Lycoming Creek Road, Cogan Station: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free slice and drink.
  • Peg & Bills Diner, 1410 Memorial Ave., Williamsport: Monday-Friday, 1 p.m.-2 p.m Free lunch.
  • Trail Inn, 3575 Lycoming Creek Road, Cogan Station: Monday-Friday, time unspecified. Free lunch.
  • South Side Pizzeria, 324 W. Southern Ave., South Williamsport: Monday - Friday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free slice and drink.
  • Masetto’s, 2075 Kenwood Ave., Williamsport: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free lunch.
  • Pizza Hut, 1729 E. Third St., Williamsport: Details unknown, call ahead.
  • Cole's Coffee, 10 S. Main St., Montgomery: Details unknown, call ahead.
  • Sammy's Pizza, 1864 Lycoming Mall Dr., Pennsdale.: Time unspecified, call ahead. Muncy students only.
  • Oval County Store, Jersey Shore: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., free deli sandwich for kids.
  • The New Love Center Cafe, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1407 Allegheny St. (use Glover St entrance), Jersey Shore: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. We are open to the public and do not require any income proof, just come in and have lunch. 
  • Panda Chinese Restaurant, Williamsport. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., free fried rice or lo-mein noodles for kids pre-K through 12th grade.
  • Pizza to go, Jersey Shore. Will deliver if needed. March 16-27, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free 6” inch ham or turkey sub or a piece of pizza. Drink and bag of chips
  • Mileto's Sub Shop, 2127 W 4th St, Williamsport. Call ahead, eat-in only.

Clinton County

  • Original Italian Pizza, Avis, slice of cheese pizza and a fountain drink for kids K-12. Takeout only.
  • Choke and Puke Diner, 808 N. Mill St., Loganton: Monday-Friday, 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Free chicken tender or chicken fry meal with fresh cut fries and a drink. School age child must be present for pick up or dine in.
  • Brown's Hill Tavern, Lamar: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. daily.
  • Toasted Cheese Please (food truck), N Jones St., Lock Haven: March 16-20, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Free lunch sandwiches, fresh vegetables or fruit, and a drink.
  • Fierce and Fit Nutrition Club, Water St., Lock Haven: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Free kid's shake.

Tioga County

  • The Blockhouse Cafe, Liberty: Monday-Friday, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., while school is closed: FREE grilled cheese or PBJ sandwich, chips and soda to school age children.

Union County

  • ARDS Farm, Lewisburg. Call for details.

Northumberland County

  • Breaking Bread Company, Milton. Call for details.

Sullivan County

  • Forksville Inn & Tavern, 5048 PA-87, Forksville: Call for details. Free lunch from children's menu.

This list is constantly being updated. To add your restaurant, please e-mail us.


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