Restaurant Feature: Kaya

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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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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Restaurant Feature: Eleven

Designation Level: Gold On the site of a beautifully repurposed Strip District warehouse, Eleven offers an imaginative, seasonal menu, an extensive wine list, and many creative cocktail options. Eleven’s offerings can be enjoyed through its a la carte menu, a nightly tasting menu, or through its more casual bar menu, making it a hit with […]

Downtown, Gold Designation, Strip District
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