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What to Eat in Pittsburgh

One of Pittsburgh's culinary staples? Pierogies. Plenty of natives have opinions on where to get the best pierogies in Pittsburgh, and when you're in town you should certainly try this popular Polish dish. Eateries that often win favor with critics and patrons alike include Pierogies Plus, Penn Brewery and The Church Brew Works. Pierogies Plus specializes in Eastern European food and offers several different takes on the traditional pierogi. Penn Brewery gets high marks not only for its tasty potato dumplings, but also for its craft beer. And The Church Brew Works is a particularly interesting venue housed in — you guessed it — a former church. The restaurant brews its own beer and serves pierogies multiple different ways.

You may not think of Pittsburgh as having a happening culinary scene, but the city features a wide range of restaurants specializing in an array of cuisines at a mix of price points. Pittsburgh's got everything from upscale eateries like the contemporary American Eleven and Mediterranean-focused Casbah to casual joints serving bangin' burgers (Burgatory) and those famous french fry- and coleslaw-topped sandwiches (Primanti Bros.). You can find tasty Italian food, wood-fired pizza and a BYOB policy at Piccolo Forno, South American-Caribbean fusion dishes at Kaya, Thai food in a fun atmosphere at Pusadee's Garden and an impressive all-American breakfast or brunch at Pamela's Diner

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  • #1
    Turkish Grille
    #1 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 88 reviewsTripAdvisor (88)
    $ - $$ | Turkish, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
    272 Melwood Ave North Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-1688
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  • #2
    Jean-Marc Chatellier's French Bakery
    #2 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 418 reviewsTripAdvisor (418)
    $ - $$ | French, European
    213 North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209-2558
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  • #3
    Prantl's Bakery
    #3 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 597 reviewsTripAdvisor (597)
    $ - $$ |
    5525 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
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  • #4
    Point Brugge Cafe
    #4 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 420 reviewsTripAdvisor (420)
    $ - $$ | Belgian, European
    401 Hastings St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4505
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  • #5
    Altius
    #5 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 789 reviewsTripAdvisor (789)
    $$ | American, Contemporary
    1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
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  • #6
    The Melting Pot
    #6 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 423 reviewsTripAdvisor (423)
    $$ | American
    242 W Station Square Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1176
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  • #7
    Everyday noodles
    #7 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 209 reviewsTripAdvisor (209)
    $ - $$ | Chinese, Asian, Soups, Taiwanese
    5875 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1601
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  • #8
    Gaucho Parrilla Argentina
    #8 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 762 reviewsTripAdvisor (762)
    $ - $$ | Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinean, South American
    1601 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4322
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  • #9
    The Capital Grille
    #9 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 732 reviewsTripAdvisor (732)
    $$ | American, Steakhouse
    301 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2420
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  • #10
    Eddie V's Prime Seafood
    #10 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 206 reviewsTripAdvisor (206)
    $$ | American, Steakhouse, Seafood
    501 Grant St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-4406
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  • #11
    Peace, Love and Little Donuts - Pittsburgh
    #11 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 240 reviewsTripAdvisor (240)
    $ | American
    50 21st St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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  • #12
    Condado Tacos
    #12 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 225 reviewsTripAdvisor (225)
    $ | Mexican, Southwestern, Bar
    971 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3701
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  • #13
    Pamela's Diner
    #13 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 954 reviewsTripAdvisor (954)
    $ | American, Diner
    60 21st St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4436
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  • #14
    Pamela's
    #14 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 307 reviewsTripAdvisor (307)
    $ | American, Diner
    3703 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3408
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  • #15
    Monterey Bay Fish Grotto
    #15 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 988 reviewsTripAdvisor (988)
    $$ | American, Seafood
    1411 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1165
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  • #16
    Eleven
    #16 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 813 reviewsTripAdvisor (813)
    $$ | American
    1150 Smallman St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4206
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  • #17
    Proper Brick Oven and Tap Room
    #17 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 654 reviewsTripAdvisor (654)
    $ - $$ | Italian, American, Bar, Pizza
    139 7th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3403
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  • #18
    Robert Wholey's
    #18 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 316 reviewsTripAdvisor (316)
    $ | American, Seafood
    1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
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  • #19
    Noodlehead
    #19 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 224 reviewsTripAdvisor (224)
    $ | Asian, Thai
    242 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3937
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  • #20
    Central Diner & Grille
    #20 of 2,137 Places to Eat in Pittsburgh
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 600 reviewsTripAdvisor (600)
    $ - $$ | American, Greek, Diner, Grill
    6408 Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-1004
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