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1200 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1239
412-381-1919
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: The Tin Angel, nested 1200 feet above the City of Pittsburgh high atop...
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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Good for:
Romance

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great View, but food seemed a bit dated

My husband and I had dinner at the Tin Angel after riding to the top of the incline. The prices were pretty steep so I expected the food to be amazing. I am a Vegetarian and he is not. They had one option for me which was vegetable lasagna. My lasagna wasn't warm all of the way through and the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
artgurl33
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Columbus, Ohio
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  • Romance
  • Reservations
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Columbus, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

My husband and I had dinner at the Tin Angel after riding to the top of the incline. The prices were pretty steep so I expected the food to be amazing. I am a Vegetarian and he is not. They had one option for me which was vegetable lasagna. My lasagna wasn't warm all of the way through and the... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We went here with two couples for new years eve which was a fixed price menu with a hefty price tag. They brought us a raw veggie boat with what seemed like from the bottle ranch dressing for an appetizer to start. The steaks we got with sub par and we had to remind the two waitresses waiting on us... More 

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Belmont, Ohio, United States
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I have a soft spot in my heart for the Tin Angel. This was the first resturant outside of my immediate area where I hosted customers for dinner. That was in 1996. Since that dinner I've been promising my wife to take her there for an evening. Just now delivered. I've visited the Tin Angel several times over the years... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My travel party went without reservations but had looked at the menu on line. Everything is one price which is just fine and the prices show on the website but once we got a menu the prices were not on there. This made for an awkward exchange with the wait person who didn't know the prices and had to go... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We came for our anniversary several years ago and keep coming back three to four times a year. The food was outstanding as always, the service was professional, prompt and courteous and the atmosphere was spectacular. Can't wait to go back!

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Sulphur, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This has to be the finest place I have ever been. The food was outstanding and the wait staff was exceptional! I could see myself frequenting here often if I lived near. Not only was the food and staff amazing, the view was breathtaking! I do have plans to take my husband to eat when we visit the area again.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The view is great but the service is to be desired. We waited at the bar for a window seat which was worth the wait. The food was OK, a bit overpriced, but the service was awful. We felt like we were bothering our waitress for her to come to our table. Did not get our water glasses refilled and... More 

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Elkins, West Virginia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Always great to return to visit with friends, Nicki , in charge of reservations, arranged a great window seat, and as always excellent service by Allison, and Phylis. Executive Chef/Mgr Diane makes us feel so welcome and appreciative of our return visit. Great meal, service, and above all the view!

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
5 helpful votes 5 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1200 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1239
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: 412-381-1919

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance

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.
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?