Posts Tagged "Shadyside"


Updated on: 10/14/18Acorn brings modern American cuisine with an inclination towards fine dining to the Shadyside neighborhood. Booking.com The menu focuses on seasonally inspired cuisine with dishes that are on the surface straightforward enough but with international flavors, interesting ingredients, and creative spins sneaking in to each dish to keep things interesting. We had been eyeing this one for a while, and when the folks at...

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Updated on: 10/12/18Noodlehead in Shadyside is a casual, affordable, and delicious Thai noodle joint. While service tends to be lacking, we give it a pass because the food is just that good. From dumplings to noodle soups to curry noodles and pad Thai, you can't go wrong with any dish on the menu. Booking.com You'll Get Over the Service Let's get the bad stuff out of the way first. The first time we went, our waitress was clearly...

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Updated on: 10/12/18Casbah is one of the more upscale restaurants of the Big Burrito group, billing itself as a Mediterranean restaurant and wine bar. Our overall impression from several visits is that the food is perfectly fine- if you're into straightforward meat, veggie, and starch dishes you'll fit right in here. If you're looking for dishes that are a little more outside the box and have nontraditional flavor profiles, you might...

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Updated on: 10/14/18Mellon Park stands on what was the estate of industrialist and banker Richard Mellon. Although Mellon's mansion is now gone, the park and the beautiful walled garden, previously attached to the home, remain. Booking.com Today the park is used as a beautiful public space with live music at the Bach, Beethoven, and Brunch series in the summer months, and is also home to a hidden memorial in the Walled Garden that...

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Updated on: 10/14/18If you feel like modern Asian fusion cuisine is overdone and usually mediocre, you should head to Soba in Shadyside for a change of perspective. With unpretentious but solid service, sleek and stylish decor, and inventive dishes that combine traditional Asian flavors with unexpected but delicious modern touches, Soba is an excellent choice if you're looking for a place to spend a special night out. Booking.com A...

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