Supporting Small Business in the Strip District – Pittsburgh, PA

This year on Black Friday, we decided to go down to Pittsburgh’s Strip District and support small business.  Now, I will admit that we did stop at Kohl’s on the way home, but our focus on was supporting these small businesses.  There are so many different local businesses in the Strip, but I am highlighting…

Pamela’s Diner – Mt. Lebanon

After spending the weekend with my friends, I got to spend Monday with family.  It started out at my Aunt Cris’ house in Upper St. Clair.  I had spent the night there after leaving Shiloh Grille on Sunday night.  Normally, I see my aunt, uncle, and cousins at my grandparents’ house.  It seems like it…

Shiloh Grill – Mt. Washington

I am not going to lie; I am still incredibly confused over this next restaurant.  It’s called Shiloh Grill, but when you pull up the website, it is called Harris Grill.  There are three locations listed, one of which is the location on Mt. Washington we visited.  I am just not sure what is up…

Stuff’d Pierogi Bar – Downtown Pittsburgh

Saturday had been a long day in Pittsburgh for us, and Sunday was gearing up to be just as busy.  This is the good kind of busy though, since we were soaking in the sun and exploring the city. After getting coffee in Lawrenceville, we drove to the strip to park our cars.  The Strip…

Twelve Whiskey BBQ – South Side

After a day of exploring Pittsburg together, we had nine hungry friends looking for a place to grab dinner.  We had walked down to Point State Park to get a good view of the rivers.  Point State Park is the tip of the “Golden Triange” and is where the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers meet to…

Primanti Bros – Oakland

Recently, you may have seen my mini series on Philadelphia food from my weekend trip there.  I am now on a 10 day trip home to Western PA, including a fair amount of plans in Pittsburgh.  I will be posting a longer series about my culinary experience in Pittsburgh/Western PA, as I expect to have…