Restaurant Feature: or, The Whale

Designation Level: Gold Located in the lobby of the Distrikt Hotel in Downtown Pittsburgh, or, The Whale is an upscale restaurant and bar featuring a fresh French-inspired food menu and a wine and cocktail list curated to match. Since 2017, or, The Whale has been a Gold designated Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant, demonstrating its commitment to […]

Downtown, Gold Designation
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Restaurant Feature: Lidia’s

Sustainable Pittsburgh Designation Level: Gold Lidia’s is a Pittsburgh culinary institution. Founded in 2001 by acclaimed celebrity chef, author, and TV personality Lidia Bastianich, the restaurant serves fresh, hearty, homemade pastas and gourmet traditional Italian cuisine from its beautiful location in the Strip District. Since 2017, Lidia’s has been a Gold designated Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant, […]

Downtown, Gold Designation, Strip District
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City Paper: When Farmer Harry Met Chef Sally

Nov 12, 2018 Last time you visited at restaurant in Pittsburgh, did the server mention the name of the farm where the chicken was raised? Or did the specials menu include the location of the producer who grew the fresh beets? Or did you enjoy a locally crafted beer? Farm-to-table dining is more than a […]

Local Food Matchup, Press
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Chef to Table Contest Winner Celebrates “Once in a Lifetime” Experience

Did you ever wonder what it would be like to team up with a celebrated local chef, plan a six-course meal, and savor a gourmet, sustainable private dinner party at one of Pittsburgh’s most popular restaurants? That’s exactly what Ann Truschel was lucky enough to enjoy as the winner of our first ever Chef to […]

Farm to Table, Gold Designation, Lawrenceville
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Restaurant Feature: Jambo Grill at Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium

Designation Level: Gold Located in the heart of the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium, Jambo Grill offers healthy and delicious meals and snacks for visitors in an inclusive family-friendly environment. In 2016, Jambo Grill earned a Gold designation with the Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant program due to its high level of commitment to improving the environment, […]

Gold Designation, Highland Park
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Restaurant Feature: Great Harvest Bread Company

Designation Level: Gold Located in East Liberty near Bakery Square, Great Harvest Bread Company mills their own wheat and bakes fresh bread daily, allowing them to serve delicious meals all day long. Breakfast and lunch sandwiches, in addition to tasty salads and grain bowls produced with fresh, high-quality ingredients round out the menu. Great Harvest […]

East Liberty, Gold Designation
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