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burgatory-will-open-at-the-waterfront-on-saturdayBurgatory will to open its location at The Waterfront (299 W. Bridge St., West Homestead) this Saturday, April 26.To celebrate, all locations will feature a shake using chocolate-chip cookies by West Homestead neighbor, Nancy B's Bakery.The original Waterworks location near...
eddie-merlot-s-opened-downtown-yesterdayThe 300-seat steakhouse Eddie Merlot's opened yesterday at Four Gateway Center, Downtown, in the space formerly occupied by Elements.The open dining room features accents of copper, maple and cherry wood. There are also two wine rooms, three private dining rooms and a patio.The...
great-lakes-brewing-cleans-up-south-sideEarth Day is perfect for sharing the news about a Pittsburgh Craft Beer Week event that is cleaning up a little slice of the Earth.The company behind it, Cleveland's Great Lakes Brewing Co., is well-known for its environmental friendliness. This year, it's ramped up its...
istanbul-sofra-opens-today-in-regent-squareToday the Turkish restaurant, Istanbul Sofra, has opened in Regent Square. Located at 7600 Forbes Ave., it's in the space that had been Alma, which closed in November. The restaurant is the first from Amanda and Adnan Pehlivan and chef Edip Sensel. Mr. Pehlivan originally is...
where-to-eat-and-drink-right-now-updatedHere's the updated list of where to eat and drink now that I've written for the Eater National website. The number of new Downtown restaurants is impressive. Click here to read on.Eater National graphic
dc-chef-transferred-to-pittsburgh-to-run-hotel-monaco-restaurantDennis Marron, executive chef at Poste Modern Brasserie in Washington, D.C., will be relocating to Pittsburgh to run the restaurant at the Hotel Monaco, Downtown. The boutique hotel, part of San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant group, is scheduled to open in late...
first-look-open-bottle-bistroOpen Bottle Bistro is shaping up as an interesting neighborhood place. With a compelling wine list, a cozy dining room and a charming outdoor patio, it's likely to pull patrons from outside the neighborhood, too.The restaurant opened for lunch and dinner service two weeks ago....
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