Posts by Angie


Updated on: 04/12/19It doesn't get more traditional than Piazza Talarico in Lawrenceville. This family-owned Italian spot serves up Southern Italian food including homemade pizzas, pasta, and more in a cozy little space. Booking.com The best part? They also make their own wine and offer it on tap or by the bottle to go! Piazza Talarico Is Family Italian Done Right You've likely driven by Piazza Talarico before and not even noticed it....

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Updated on: 04/11/19Fish Nor Fowl in Garfield is creative fine dining at its best. Our recent visit was the second for us, the first being shortly after they opened. Booking.com As the menu format is completely different now from when they opened, and we enjoyed the food even more, we felt that our review was due for an update. Fish Nor Fowl Has a Unique Space in Garfield Where to begin? The space is unique with long, sleek communal...

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Updated on: 03/11/19The Colombian Spot is a casual restaurant in the South Side with a menu full of authentic Colombian dishes like arepas, empanadas, ropa vieja, tostones, and bandeja paisa. Booking.com There aren't too many places in Pittsburgh where you can find Colombian food, which is why we're super happy that The Colombian Spot exists and is delicious to boot. The Colombian Spot Offers a Filling Meal We recently visited for...

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Updated on: 03/11/19The Commoner, located in the trendy Hotel Monaco in downtown Pittsburgh, is an equally trendy restaurant serving up elevated gastropub fare with a hipstery industrial vibe. Booking.com While the food was delicious, we couldn't help but think this one was significantly over-priced for what you get. High-End Cocktails at The Commoner We've stopped in for drinks here several times which is in and of itself an...

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Updated on: 02/12/19Pie for Breakfast is a trendy diner in Oakland serving up creative diner fare and homemade pies. Booking.com The menu here goes beyond just the basic eggs and bacon staples and ventures deftly into steaks, kielbasa, quiches, biscuits and gravy, and a good selection of healthier vegetarian options as well. Pie for Breakfast Serves Higher End Diner Fare We visited on a crowded weekday around lunchtime and took a seat...

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