Archive For The “North-Hills” Category

Taj Mahal

By | January 6, 2007

Taj Mahal 7795 McKnight Road North Hills, 15237 412-364-1760 M-Sun: 11:30-2:30; 5-10 Stop Three on the Quest for the Holy Indian Restaurant: Taj Mahal. I had never been here before, but I know at least one person, Ben Y., who calls it his favorite and I’ve always trusted his judgment. But then there was the […]

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El Campesino

By | May 18, 2006

El Campesino 4063 William Penn Hwy Monroeville, 15146 412-373-1772 OR 4771 McKnight Rd North Hills, 15237 412-366-8730 M-Th: 11:30-10; F: 11:30-10:30; Sat: 12-10:30; Sun: 12-9 I have this little theory. The closer you are to Mexico, the better your Mexican food is gonna be. Be it Tex-Mex, Cal-Mex, or Actual-Mex, its gonna be better. Also, […]

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Mad Mex

By | February 1, 2006

Mad Mex See link for location and hours: http://www.madmex.com/locations/index.shtml A staple of students and suburbanites alike, Mad Mex provides fairly priced, tasty chow, stays open late, and generates the best margaritas north of the Mason-Dixon line. They have all kinds of happy hours and times of day where food and drinks are half off, all […]

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Vivo

By | January 13, 2006

Vivo 565 Lincoln Ave Bellevue, PA 15202-3531 (412) 761-9500 Wed-Sat 5-9:30 Just wait until you eat here! This restaurant is so good, so careful about its preparation, so attuned to their ingredients – it is a special find indeed. It is very expensive, BYOB, and out in the middle of nowhere-land, but the food AND […]

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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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