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Best of the 'Burgh 2015: Readers' Poll

Burger joints. Bar bands. Radio hosts. Here's the most popular stuff in town.



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OAKMONT BAKERY photo by josh greenberg

 

Food

Al Fresco
Pusadee's Garden, pusadeesgarden.com

Bakery
Oakmont Bakery, oakmontbakery.com

Barbecue
Union Pig & Chicken, unionpgh.com

Breakfast
Pamela's Diner, pamelasdiner.com

Brunch
Grand Concourse, grandconcourserestaurant.com

Burger
Burgatory, burgatorybar.com

BYOB 
Piccolo Forno, piccolo-forno.com

Cheap Eats
Noodlehead, noodleheadpgh.com

Chinese
Sesame Inn, sesameinn.com

Contemporary American
Eleven Contemporary Kitchen, elevenck.com

Dessert
The Cheesecake Factory, thecheesecakefactory.com

Diner
Pamela's Diner, pamelasdiner.com

European
Point Brugge Cafe, pointbrugge.com

Family-Friendly
Eat'n Park, eatnpark.com

Food Truck
PGH Taco Truck, pghtacotruck.com

French
Paris 66, paris66bistro.com

Frozen Treat
Rita's Italian Ice, ritasice.com

Gluten-Free Fare
Gluuteny Bakery, gluuteny.com

Hot Dog
Franktuary, franktuary.com

Indian
Taj Mahal, tajmahalinc.com

Italian Non-Chain
Piccolo Forno, piccolo-forno.com

Japanese/Sushi
Nakama Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar, eatatnakama.com

Latin-Inspired
Kaya, bigburrito.com/kaya

Mediterranean/Greek
Aladdin's Eatery, aladdinseatery.com

Mexican/Tex-Mex
Mad Mex, madmex.com

Middle Eastern
Aladdin's Eatery, aladdinseatery.com

Pierogies
Pierogies Plus, pierogiesplus.com

Pizza Non-Chain
Mineo's Pizza House, mineospizza.com

Seafood
Monterey Bay Fish Grotto, montereybayfishgrotto.com

Small Plates
Tamari*, tamaripgh.com
*The Lawrenceville location closed in May; the Warrendale location is still open.

Special Occasion
Eleven Contemporary Kitchen, elevenck.com

Steak
Ruth's Chris Steak House, ruthschris.com

Taco
PGH Taco Truck, pghtacotruck.com

Thai
Nicky's Thai Kitchen, nickysthaikitchen.com

Vegan-/Vegetarian-Friendly
Eden, edenpitt.com

Wing Night
Bigham Tavern, bighamtavern.com

Worth the Drive
Cafe Chocolade, cafechocolade.net

Next: Drinks

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