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Primanti Brothers

1832 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1708 (Southside Flats)
(412) 381-2583
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Baltimore, Maryland
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128 reviews 128 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I've been to a number of these restaurants, and this one might have been my favorite. I didn't notice a ton of tables, but I'd imagine I just didn't see them. My buddy and I ate at the bar. The service was very fast, very friendly, and our bar tender was perfectly attentive. She also knew exactly how we wanted... More

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The restaurant is too small ..too crowded ..and lacks decent rest rooms and tables . Most who visit here will be disgusted at what is considered at Pittsburgh thing. Go to any other parmanti bros in the city. The place is magnet for those coming to/from football or baseball games or any major city event who have or had been... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stopped in Pittsburgh for the day and friends recommended going to Primanti Brothers to experience it. It did not disappoint! The sandwiches were large and very tasty- we were all hungry. We had a great service and the proprietors were very kind and very gracious as he explained how it worked and all the different sandwiches to us. If... More

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northeast US
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114 reviews 114 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

ok. I am a foodie and a phiily guy where I say not much better than a philly cheesesteak. I travel to Pittsburgh about once a year. Ask anyone in Pittsburgh and they say go to primantis ...so I went always wanting to try a local favorite..Ok..so they put fries on a sandwich. the portion is large and sandwich piled... More

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Nw Indiana
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82 reviews 82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Good tunes, clean tables, nice vibe greeted us for lunch. Huge sandwiches, all covered with fries and slaw were very good. Beer reasonably priced and cold. I would eat here again.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

My husband and I make it a point to visit Primanti's when we go to Pittsburgh. They are very consistent. This is our first visit to the Carson Street location. We really liked the ambiance and the old feel of the place. The staff was nice and the service was fast. The sandwiches were exactly what we expected. We both... More

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

We had a group of five go here for lunch and drinks on a Sunday afternoon. These sandwiches are nothing special. I ordered the Angus steak sandwich and it was dry. All of the locals pour hot sauce all over theirs, probably to add some flavor. The bartenders are ok but not overly friendly until it gets close to check... More

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Thibodaux, Louisiana
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434 reviews 434 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Everyone says, "you have to have a Pramanti Brothers sandwich". Been there, done that, now time to move on. I understand it is a fun sandwich with fries and coleslaw included. But it still lacked that thing you like in sandwiches... flavor. It wasn't extremely tasteful and the staff wasn't extremely helpful or friendly. The place was located in a... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

My husband has been dying to try one of these sandwiches since he saw them featured on TV. Lucky for him, we were traveling through Pittsburgh on our way home from vacation. We enjoyed our sandwiches, especially my husband. But a one time experience was good enough, as it wouldn't be the healthiest habit to develop. With slaw and fries... More

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Walbridge, Ohio
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

The service we received was no where near what I had hoped for. The further along our meal went, the nicer they became. Nothing was explained to us. Even the questions we asked weren't answered in a way that made us understand what we were in for. The food was nothing like we expected or what their "menu" made it... More

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Additional Information about Primanti Brothers

Address: 1832 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1708
Phone Number: (412) 381-2583
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Southside Flats
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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