Texas de Brazil
240 W. Station Square Drive, Station Square; 412/230-4004,
A combination of Brazil and Texas under one roof with
meat-runner table service. Seasonal salad area offers
appetizers to gourmet veggies.
428 Beaver St., Sewickley; 412/741-6100, bgourmet-pgh.com
Enjoy a variety of sandwiches and salads, a dinners-to-go program and prepared foods section. Also offers an
inventory of locally made products.
335 E. Main St., Carnegie; 412/275-3637, eatbakn.com
Bacon-centric, family-friendly restaurant in Carnegie.
Guests will find sweet and smoky cured pork belly in
everything from the traditional dishes to the decadent.
541 Beaver St., Sewickley; 412/259-8847, cocothe.com
French-American influenced cuisine. Hudson Valley
duck with red cabbage and spaghetti squash is one of
many terrific dinner-menu choices.
Hyeholde Restaurant $$$
1516 Coraopolis Heights Road, Moon Township; 412/264-3116,
Romantic dining. Stylish cuisine mixes contemporary
American fare with traditional favorites. Valet and
vegan options. Dinner only; closed Sun.
45625 State Route 154, Rogers, Ohio; 330/227-3233
Amish-run bakery serving some of the best donuts in
the region. Located inside one of the year-round buildings at the Community Auction and Open Air Market
in Rogers, Ohio.
One Thirty One East
131 E. Main St., Carnegie; 412/276-1205, onethirtyoneeast.com
Internationally inspired offerings ranging from poutine
to Kurobuta pork chop.
Papa J’s Ristorante
200 E. Main St., Carnegie; 412/429-7272, papajs.com
Rustic spot featuring classic Italian fare, with a front-door bakery selling cakes and more. Sun brunch.
432 Beaver St., Sewickley; 412/259-8945, vivokitchen.com
American food with Italian influences showcasing
ALL AROUND TOWN
Aladdin’s Eatery $
aladdinspittsburgh.com; six locations
Specialties include exotic vegetarian dishes, but caters
to meat lovers as well, with a variety of beef, chicken
and lamb meals.
brgrpgh.com; four locations and a food truck
Burgers plus spiked and nonalcoholic milkshakes.
Don’t forget a side of chips and cheesy “crack dip.”
burgatorybar.com; seven locations
Offers classic and hard shakes, bottled brews, appetizers and hearty burgers.
Double Wide Grill $
doublewidegrill.com; South Side and Mars
Known for barbecue and vegetarian fare. You’ll find a
bit of everything for everyone here.
Eat’n Park $
eatnpark.com; more than 40 area locations
Breakfasts and the breakfast buffet, burgers, sandwiches, fish, pasta and desserts. If you’re on the go,
don’t forget your takeout. Vegan options.
Emporio: A Meatball Joint at Sienna Mercato
siennapgh.com; Downtown and Wexford
Serving meatballs and more on the ground level of
Sienna Mercato Downtown. Second location now open
franktuary.com; Lawrenceville, Market Square and food truck
Frankfurters with topping options such as Memphis
and Bangkok. Legendary poutine choices.
hellobistro.com; Oakland, Downtown, McCandless Township and South Side
Custom salads, burgers, “sam’iches,” breakfast, soups,
sides and desserts. Get a Boylan vintage soda.
La Gourmandine Bakery $
lagourmandinebakery.com; Lawrenceville and Mt. Lebanon
Macarons, croissants, sandwiches, quiche, tarts and
focaccia garnie made by chef/owner Fabien Moreau.
lapalapapgh.com; South Side and Strip District
Mexican spot serving gourmet, authentic soups,
appetizers, tacos and specials. Offers takeout.
Mad Mex $
bigburrito.com; seven area locations
Burritos, quesadillas, fajitas, wings, tacos, enchiladas
and fresh tortilla chips. Up to 24 beers on tap, as well as
tequilas and margaritas.
Mineo’s Pizza House
mineospizza.com; Mt. Lebanon and Squirrel Hill
Family-run business open since 1958. Serves white,
Sicilian and traditional pies, as well as subs and pasta
Nicky’s Thai Kitchen $$
nickysthaikitchen.com; Downtown and North Side
Traditional Thai cuisine. Offers lunch and dinner;
reservations are accepted for Fri, Sat and Sun dinner.
Corkage fee on Fri and Sat evenings.
Over the Bar Bicycle Café $
otbbicyclecafe.com; North Park and South Side
“Bikes, beer and burgers” is a fair summary for a bike-focused atmosphere.
Pamela’s Diner $
pamelasdiner.com; six locations
Huge, crepe-style pancakes. Satisfy your sweet tooth
with the chocolate-chip banana hotcakes.
Penn Avenue Fish Co.
pennavefishcompany.com; Downtown and Strip District
Original spot is a fish retailer serving lunch and dinner.
Downtown site serves dinner only.
Primanti Bros. $
primantibrothers.com; 17 area locations
Sandwiches stuffed with coleslaw and french fries.
Anything from colossal fish to the Pitts-Burgher.
Rose Tea Café
412/421-2238, Squirrel Hill; Oakland express location
Offering treats, such as the honey green bubble tea,
and dishes, including the zesty Taiwanese-style chunk
chicken. Offers catering.
Slice on Broadway
sliceonbroadway.com; Beechview and Carnegie
Offers three sauces — red, white and green — for
hand-tossed pies. Order slices or the 20-inch
walnutgroverestaurant.com; Bridgeville, Wexford, Fox Chapel ,
Fresh food served in an upscale-casual environment.
Daily drink specials. Sun brunch.