Best Restaurants 2014: Readers' Poll Winners

See the results in our annual poll dedicated to the region's best food, from hot dogs to pierogies and everything in between.



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Butcher and the Rye photo by Laura Petrilla
 

 

Cocktails

➊Olive or Twist
olive-twist.com

➊Tender Bar + Kitchen
tenderpgh.com

➌Butcher and the Rye
butcherandtherye.com

 

Coffee Spot

➊Coffee Tree Roasters
coffeetree.com

➋Espresso a Mano
espressoamano.com

➌Big Dog Coffee
bigdogcoffee.net

 

Comfort Food

➊Meat & Potatoes
meatandpotatoespgh.com

➋Union Pig & Chicken
unionpgh.com

➌Eat’n Park
eatnpark.com

 

Contemporary American

➊Eleven
elevenck.com

➋Meat & Potatoes
meatandpotatoespgh.com

➌Salt of the Earth
saltpgh.com

 

Deli

➊Smallman Street Deli
smallmanstreetdeli.com

➋Boulevard Deli
blvddeli.com

➌Szmidt’s Old World Deli
szmidts.com

 

Dessert

➊Gaby et Jules Patisseries et Macarons
gabyetjules.com

➋The Cheesecake Factory
thecheesecakefactory.com

➌Eleven
elevenck.com

 

Diner

➊Pamela’s Diner
pamelasdiner.com

➋Ritter’s Diner
412/682-4852

➌Central Diner & Grille
facebook.com/CentralDinerGrille

 

European

➊Mallorca
mallorcarestaurant.com

➋Max’s Allegheny Tavern
maxsalleghenytavern.com

➌Hofbräuhaus Pittsburgh
hofbrauhauspittsburgh.com

 

Family-Friendly

➊Eat’n Park
eatnpark.com

➋Moe’s Southwest Grill
moes.com

➌Mad Mex
madmex.com (tie)

➌The Porch at Schenley
theporchatschenley.com (tie)

 

Food Truck

➊PGH Taco Truck
pghtacotruck.com

➋BRGR Truck
brgrpgh.com

➌Franktuary
franktuary.com

 

French

➊Paris 66
paris66bistro.com

➋La Gourmandine
lagourmandinebakery.com

Note: Third-place eatery closed.

 

Gluten-Free

➊Gluuteny
gluuteny.com

➋Gluten Free Zone
yourglutenfreehealth.com

➌Mandy’s Pizza
mandyspizza.com (tie)

➌Cafe Chocolade
cafechocolade.net (tie)

➌Gus’s Café
gusscafe.com (tie)

 

Happy-Hour Specials

➊Mad Mex
madmex.com

➋Off The Hook
offthehookfish.com

➌Tamari
tamaripgh.com

 

Hot Dog

➊Franktuary
franktuary.com

➋D’s 6 Pax and Dogz
ds6pax.com

➌Station Street
stationstreetpgh.com

 

Indian

➊Taj Mahal
tajmahalinc.com

➋Tamarind
tamarindpa.com

➌Udipi Café
udipicafepittsburgh.com

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