Designation Level: Gold When Kaya opened in the Strip District in 1996, one very large question loomed over its exciting introduction of bold, Caribbean-inspired flavors and small plate options set in a fun, vibrant, and colorful atmosphere: would Pittsburgh’s dining public turn out for this departure from the norm? More than two decades later, an […]

Silver Designation, Strip District
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Designation Level: Silver Offering a modern, immersive French cuisine, and situated in a historic building with a beautiful view across Pittsburgh’s bustling East Liberty neighborhood, The Twisted Frenchman offers guests an experience they won’t soon forget. Earning a Silver designation with the Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant program proves that community well-being and environmental health are as […]

East Liberty, Silver Designation
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Restaurant Feature: V3

Designation Level: Silver V3 Flatbread Pizza specializes in fresh, organic, and local ingredients with a fast casual build your own pizza concept. The downtown location of V3 has earned a Silver designation with the Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant program, demonstrating their commitment to community well-being and environmental health within the Pittsburgh region. The V3 experience allows […]

Downtown, Lawrenceville, Silver Designation
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Restaurant Feature: The Commoner

Designation Level: Silver Nestled slightly beneath street level in the historic Beaux-Arts style James Reed Building, known to Pittsburghers and travelers today as Hotel Monaco, sits The Commoner. Neatly contrasting the above-ground features of Hotel Monaco, with its white walls and eccentric brightly-colored decor, this subterranean gastropub features an elegant, post-industrial-feel with exposed steel beams, […]

Downtown, Silver Designation
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Restaurant Feature: Mineo’s Pizza

Designation Level: Silver In Pittsburgh, Mineo’s and Pizza are nearly synonymous with one another. For over 60 years, Mineo’s Pizza has been a staple of Squirrel Hill and a community favorite. Neighbors aren’t the only ones raving about the pizza though. Tasting Table named Mineo’s as the best pizza in Pennsylvania, and one of the […]

Silver Designation, Squirrel Hill
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Restaurant Feature: P&G Pamela’s Diner

Designation Level: Silver If any visitor to Pittsburgh ever asks, “where should I eat while I’m in town?” the response from locals is always the same: Pamela’s. The local diner, known for its crepe-style pancakes and Lyonnaise potatoes, is a favorite of locals and visitors alike, is synonymous with Pittsburgh. Ask anybody…even President Obama. But […]

Oakland, Silver Designation
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