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Tin Angel

1200 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1239
412-381-1919
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Ranked #427 of 1,880 Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Price range: $30 - $50
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
Description: The Tin Angel, nested 1200 feet above the City of Pittsburgh high atop Mount Washington features fine American cuisine in a gracious, intimate, candlelit setting away from life's interruptions. Celebrating more than 50 years of service, the Tin Angel has been consistently recognized as one of the premier restaurants in Pittsburgh - a tradition and a legend. Available for dinner and special events (rehearsal dinners, banquets, graduation celebrations) please contact us for reservations.
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English first
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Having lived in South Florida for a decade, there is a general rule that if a restaurant has a good view the food is going to be bad. That is not the case at Tin Angel. Don't get me wrong, the food is not GREAT, but it is good. The menu feels very outdated, but the steak and fixings were... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I took my girlfriend there last Sat. We were the first people in the place at 5:30, so we had a great table right by the window. The view was fantastic and the food was very good....the service was pretty good also. I was a little worried because of the mixed reviews, but I would go again....it's a little pricey... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My husband and I love this restaurant. We go there at least 3 times a year. For my birthday, our anniversary and then at least one more time in the year. Love everyone who works there, and have never had bad service or a bad meal. Love that this restaurant is smaller than the others on Mount Washington so the... More

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ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

This is a must every time we are in Pittsburgh. The view is spectacular, as Pittsburgh is a beautiful city, the service is very good and so is the food. we especially like the menu choices as well as the drink menu. Make sure to get reservations and ask for a seat at the window.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We dined here one evening in December 2013. We were seated next the window. The view is great. Pittsburgh is a very beautiful city at night. The view was the best part of the meal. At Tin Angel, you select the meal. Pretty much everything else comes with it (salad, soup, dessert,etc). We had the wedding soup which was quite... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

For a spectacular view and an equally spectacular dining experience this is the place for you...the service is unsurpassed and the food is great!!!!! We looked at the menu before we made our reservation and thought it seemed a little pricy but thought we'd try it anyway,,,, We walked out of there saying it was worth every penny and then... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We had a large party of 25 for a business dinner. The view was spectacular, but that was all that was spectacular. The servers acted like we were imposing on them and we're basically miserable. The food was worse, it was horrible. No one even ate their dinner. It was embarrassing as there were people there who had never been... More

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

The view was great from this restaurant but the food was only average. Wasted the vegie boat because it was not appealing. The server had the same thing to say to every single table. She was not very personal about the service. Literally said, Welcome to Tin Angel, can I get you cocktails? Recited the dinner menu before giving us... More

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Summerville, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Our dining experience at Tin Angel was very disappointing. We went on a recommendation and were not pleased. The service was slow and snobbish. The food was salty and the seafood was not fresh in any way, shape, or form. Even the dessert was bad. I love dessert and it can save a bad dining experience when done correctly. Walmart... More

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I have been going to the place for many years. Got away from it for a few years and not sure why.So recently we can't get enough or stop going.The view is absolutely breathtaking! The food is top notch and the servers have been there for years and are wonderful. The food menu is pretty much fixed and classic. But... More

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