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Marisqueira Mediterranean Bistro

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225 Commercial Avenue, Aspinwall, PA 15215
(412) 696-1130
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Could do better

It is a quiet place, with good service that could become a favorite place if dishes were better. We tried the seafood "soup" and it was a big disappointment: a salty orange broth with some mussels and shrimp. It made us thirsty all night. The Mahi Mahi was OK, but served in such a sad way that... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2014
Adriana B
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

It is a quiet place, with good service that could become a favorite place if dishes were better. We tried the seafood "soup" and it was a big disappointment: a salty orange broth with some mussels and shrimp. It made us thirsty all night. The Mahi Mahi was OK, but served in such a sad way that did not impress:... More 

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Follansbee, West Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This is a nice little spot with a quiet ambiance. The pace is slow, so it's perfect for an evening meal with friends or family. Our server was very helpful in choosing our food and wine, and the specials list was quite extensive. The food was excellent, although I must say our desserts left a little to be desired. There... More 

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Allison Park
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We made reservations and went to Marisqueira with friends. We were seated immediately. The restaurant is fairly small with a very nice atmosphere. There were several daily specials not on the menu, which the waiter recited from memory. The entire menu and the specials were very mediterranean style. Everyone (4) enjoyed their meal and the service was excellent

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The food was good, servers were excellent, the greeter (assuming he was the owner ) was rude and unwelcoming , I use a Groupon and he made it known with a loud voice to the waitress then whispered something in her ears afterwards then came back requesting the voucher which was on my phone so he grabbed my phone ;... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Nice atmosphere. Food was under flavored. A bit over-priced. Of the four of us at the table, the impression was more or less the same. Not horrible, but wont be rushing back anytime soon.

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pittsburgh
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

This was actually our 2nd visit and neither my husband nor I can remember what we thought of our first visit. We went this time w a groupon for our anniversary. The groupon said reservation required....but we were the only ones there dining at 6pm on a Friday (2 other couples came in within an hour). The wait staff is... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stopped for lunch on a Saturday. The lunch started out great with a Portuguese Fish Soup. It was really outstanding, quite flavorful and seasoned to perfection. For our main course we ordered the Espetada Mista (mixed seafood on a skewer) . It came with mixed vegies and rice and looked great on the plate. Sadly, it was tasteless. If... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews 68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Wonderful evening at at the Marisqueira Bistro for a misweek dinner. There were five us to share stories of journeys, adventures and connections. The bistro environment was a great spot. the staff provided excellent recommendations, very international flavors. The appetizers were excellent, the stuffed peppers were my favorite. We enjoyed a seafood paella for the entree that was very good.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

My wife and I have eaten at Marisqueira several times and always enjoyed the food. We have a couple of dishes we really enjoy and would recommend to our friends and family. The peppers stuffed with fresh mozzarella cheese (pimentos recheados) is great a appetizer to start your meal and we love the Arroz de marisco which is an assorted... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My husband and I chose this restaurant because we wanted to try something new. Found a Groupon and decided to give it a try. We were very disappointed and will not return. First, despite a half empty restaurant, we were seated very near another couple which made conversation awkward. I ordered mahi mahi and noticed that our nearby dining neighbor... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 225 Commercial Avenue, Aspinwall, PA 15215
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Aspinwall
  • Phone Number: (412) 696-1130

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Portuguese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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