2013 Best Restaurants: Readers' Poll Winners

Your favorite eateries in the 'Burgh in 48 categories — from comfort food to sushi to small plates.



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Atmosphere/Ambiance

➊ Meat & Potatoes
meatandpotatoespgh.com

➋ Monterey Bay Fish Grotto
montereybayfishgrotto.com

➌ Eleven
elevenck.com

Al Fresco

➊ Pusadee’s Garden
pusadeesgarden.com

➋ The Porch at Schenley
theporchatschenley.com

➌ Arpino Trattoria
arpinotrattoria.com

Authentic Pittsburgh Fare

➊ Primanti Brothers
primantibrothers.com

➋ Fat Head’s Saloon
fatheadspittsburgh.com

➌ Szmidt’s Old World Deli
szmidts.com


Bakery

➊ Oakmont Bakery
oakmontbakery.com

➋ Prantl’s Bakery
prantlsbakery.com

➌ Bethel Bakery
bethelbakery.com

Barbecue

➊ Union Pig & Chicken
unionpgh.com

➋ Smoke barbeque taqueria
412/205-3039

➌ Two Brothers Bar-B-Q
2brosbbq.com

➌ Double Wide Grill
doublewidegrill.com

Best-Kept Secret

➊ Café Chocolade
cafechocolade.net

➋ Café Du Jour
412/488-9695

➌ A Taste of Art Restaurant
facebook.com/atasteofart

Beer Haven

➊ Sharp Edge
sharpedgebeer.com

➋ D’s 6 Pax & Dogz
ds6pax.com

➌ Bocktown Beer and Grill
bocktown.com

Breakfast

➊ Pamela’s Diner
pamelasdiner.com

➋ Eat'n Park
eatnpark.com

➌ Square Café
square-cafe.com


Brunch

➊ Grand Concourse
muer.com

➋ Meat & Potatoes
meatandpotatoespgh.com

➌ Point Brugge Café
pointbrugge.com

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