Lawrenceville's Home for Cigar Education
Cigar novice? Visit Sammy Sing at The Cigar Den for a crash course and a relaxing time.
A Bar Falls, a Brewery Rises
The brand-new Spoonwood Brewing Co. fills the place of a bygone favorite bar with great beer and food.
Bar Exam: Riley's Pour House
Carnegie's Irish landmark, one of the most authentically Celtic bars in the area, takes the Bar Exam.
Don't Be Afraid of Stand-Up Comedy
We don't want to mock you, offend you or ruin your night. Here's a few things to know if you're missing out on Pittsburgh's thriving stand-up comedy scene.
Bar Exam: Nadine's Bar & Restaurant
The family business on the South Side, famous as a top "breakfast bar," takes the Bar Exam.
After Dark Hall of Fame: East Carson Street
The second entry in the After Dark Hall of Fame is a street — and it's the center of Pittsburgh's nighttime universe.
Bar Exam: William Penn Tavern
The inviting Shadyside pub (with a heated outdoor bar!) gets put through the Bar Exam.
Top 10 Films of 2014
After Dark counts down the best of the year in cinema — and lets you know how you can see our picks.
Bar Exam: OTB Bicycle Cafe North Park
The northern outpost of the "bikes, burgers, beers" bar takes the Bar Exam.
After Dark Hall of Fame: Eat'n Park
The inaugural inductee in the After Dark Hall of Fame has been an integral part of Pittsburgh nightlife for generations.
2014 Holiday Movie Preview
We clear up which new movies are coming to Pittsburgh and when . . . at least as far as we can figure it all out ourselves.
Bar Exam: North Country Brewing
The Slippery Rock, Pa., restaurant and brewery is a must-visit for anyone passing through the area.
Five Things We Learned About Adult Beverages at the History Center
In anticipation of the “Tipsy History” event, After Dark visited the Sen. John Heinz History Center to uncover hidden bits of our saucy past.
The Defiant Beers of Draai Laag Brewing Co.
The Millvale brewery uses old-world techniques (and attitudes) to create a product you won't find anywhere else.
Bingo, Trivia, Drinks and Madness at Harvard & Highland
A live report from Adventure Bingo, perhaps the best trivia night in town.
Bar Exam: Steel Cactus
Who's up for a Yinzerita? These Shadyside and Carson Street Mexican joints are welcoming and appetizing.
Bar Exam: Cappy's Cafe
The Walnut Street stalwart is a Shady haven built for people-watching.
The Warhol's 'Exposed' is the Coolest Thing in Town
The one-night-only concert brings legendary musicians to Oakland to perform alongside unseen Warhol films.
Bar Exam: Nied's Hotel
The stalwart Lawrenceville anchor may be the proudest Pittsburgh bar of them all.
Hop Farm and Aurochs Join the Craft-Beer Party
A brewpub in Lawrenceville and a tap room in Emsworth are both great places to fill your growler.
Bar Exam: Wheelhouse at Rivers Casino
The casino's popular sports bar gets a long-overdue review.
The Endorsement: Working at the Bar
Ditch the coffee shop Wi-Fi routine and get a few things done with a drink in hand and a snack nearby.
The Thrival Innovation + Music Festival Could be Pittsburgh’s Signature Concert
In only its second year, the Bakery Square event hosted by Thrill Mill is becoming a cultural force.
Three Great Ways to Spice Up Your Moviegoing Experience This Weekend
Nothing new at the multiplex? That makes it a fine time to try something different.