Archive For The “$$$” Category

Point Brugge Café

By | March 1, 2006

Point Brugge Café 401 Hastings Street Point Breeze 412-441-3334 T-Sat 11am-10pm; Sun Noon-9pm There was a time not too long ago when I really discovered the wonderful neighborhood of Point Breeze. I never knew there was that strip of shops on Reynolds or the few dotted along the pathway to Frick Mansion. I’d already been […]

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The Fajita Grill

By | February 9, 2006

The Fajita Grill 5865 Ellsworth Ave Shadyside, 15232 (412) 362-3030 T-Sun 11am-4am; 5pm-10pm This restaurant’s name is eponymous with its specialty: fajitas.  No where around these parts will you find a finer fajita, with all the options you could dream up, and plenty of toppings.   In fact, you won’t just find fine fajitas at the […]

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The Church Brew Works

By | February 2, 2006

The Church Brew Works 3525 Liberty Ave Pittsburgh, Pa. 15201 412-688-8200 Hours: http://www.churchbrew.com/church_info.html Well, isn’t this the most famous restaurant in all of Pittsburgh?  I swear, every time I talk to any sales person on the phone who has been to Pittsburgh once or twice, they all exclaim, “oh, you simply MUST try Church Brew”.  […]

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Tessaro’s

By | February 2, 2006

Tessaro’s 4601 Liberty Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15224 (412) 682-6809 M-Sat 11am-Midnight I don’t know how the good people of Bloomfield can stand it.  I just don’t.  That smell, of the most delicious meaty goodness you’ve ever whiffed, wafting through the air … all the time!  Little seductive aromas winding their way into your nostrils and begging you […]

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Gypsy Café

By | January 19, 2006

Gypsy Café 1330 Bingham Street Southside. Pittsburgh. PA 412.381.GYPSY (4977) Sunday Brunch 12-4 For dinner hours, check: http://gypsycafe.net/html/location.html Brunch is a special meal. To me, a brunch is a meal that I roll out of bed late for, and that I eat without abandon. It is not a meal to diet with, it is a […]

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Il Pizzaiolo

By | January 13, 2006

Il Pizzaiolo 703 Washington Rd Mt Lebanon, PA 15228-2004 Phone: (412) 344-4123 Mon-Thu 12-10; Fri-Sat 12-11; Sun 12-9 Pasta – I could literally eat it every night. After moving to the ‘Burgh, I complained for the first 7 years that there wasn’t a decent Italian pasta place around. I tried Alexander’s Pasta Express, Mariani’s Pleasure […]

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Gran Canal Caffe

By | January 13, 2006

Gran Canal Caffé 1021 N. Canal Street, Sharpsburg 412-781-2546 Mon – Thur 5-10; Fri – Sat 5-11 Greetings, friends! I came upon this place by reading a small review of it by some college students. They said it was great, especially the cannelloni, and the best place they found in the city. This just goes […]

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