Restaurant Feature: Rita’s Italian Ice

Designation Level: Bronze Rita’s Italian Ice is well known around the country for its sweet treats, especially during those hot summer months. Originally founded in Pennsylvania, Rita’s franchises can now be found in more than 30 states across the nation, including two locations in the city of Pittsburgh. These locations, on Fifth Avenue in Oakland […]

Bronze Designation, Oakland, Squirrel Hill
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Restaurant Feature: Z-Best Barbeque Chicken and Ribs

Designation Level: Bronze Nearly nine years ago, owner and head cook, Darwin Copeland, opened Z-Best Barbeque Chicken and Ribs, featuring “low and slow” smoked and grilled chicken and ribs complemented by homemade, crowd-pleasing, and comforting classic southern sides. Think mac and cheese, candied sweet potatoes, and collard greens all prepared with authentic recipes that will […]

Bronze Designation, Uptown
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