Archive For The “Take Out Only” Category

Merante Groceria

By | April 24, 2006

Merante Groceria 3454 Bates St Oakland, 15213 412-683-3924 This tiny little grocer, in an impossible location in the backwoods of Oakland, has a surprise waiting inside for you.  It may mostly an Italian grocer, but deep in the back of the store they have a little tiny deli where they sell meats and will make […]

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Zaw’s Asian Foods

By | January 24, 2006

Zaw’s Asian Foods 2110 Murray Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15217-2106 (412) 521-3663 There’s an important distinction to be made between Restaurant Chinese food in general and Take-out Chinese food specifically. Some people like both, some like one more than the other, and some haven’t realized there are important differences. Restaurant chinese food focuses a good deal […]

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Pierogies Plus

By | January 13, 2006

Pierogies Plus 342 Island Avenue McKees Rocks, PA 15136 (412) 331-2224 Mon 11-6; Tues-Fri 11-7 Where do Sauerkraut Saul and Oliver Onion go to hang the hats after working at a Pirates game? Why, Pierogies Plus! Both awesome and strange, Pierogies Plus has about 14 Polish and Ukrainian ladies slaving away every day to make […]

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