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Dish Osteria & Bar

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Southside Flats
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127 S 17TH St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1751
(412) 390-2012
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5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Good for:
Romance

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  • 61
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Sicilian Delicacies

Visiting friends in Pittsburgh, they took me to dinner at a fine Italian restaurant. The melanzane was tender with lovely rich balsamic vinegar served with tender buffalo mozarellla. Giant rigatoni in a delectable cream sauce with smoked pancetta was so tasty and rich it was difficult not to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Tommy1743
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Visiting friends in Pittsburgh, they took me to dinner at a fine Italian restaurant. The melanzane was tender with lovely rich balsamic vinegar served with tender buffalo mozarellla. Giant rigatoni in a delectable cream sauce with smoked pancetta was so tasty and rich it was difficult not to place 2- 3 rigatoni in my mouth at once. I cut each... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We have been dining at "the dish" for many years, and the experience is always a pleasant one...There were four in our party this time and everyone enjoyed their meal, from the appetizer to the desert...We were able to enjoy the wonderful news of expecting our 10th grandchild with excellent service during our 1 1/2 hour dinner, never once feeling... More 

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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Foodies in Pittsburgh thrive in a value driven Steel Town surrounding by mountains & skyscapes. Wow , sure the working crowd is allowed to leave their ties on.. But you can just change up your shirts & sweaters in most good restaurants with your blue jeans. Nice. Of the Top 50 tripadvisor restaurants, 35 really won't Singe your wallet. Can... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

My wife and I along with another couple enjoyed an excellent meal at Dish before a 9:00 PM City Theater performance. As a Southside restaurant to have a delicious mean before the show and park once it really can't be beat. There are not a lot of tables so make your reservation when you get your theater tickets. Allow 1.5... More 

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Brunswick, Maine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I were looking for a neighborhood authentic Italian restaurant. We found it at "Dish!" The portions were "not too much... not too little." Especially enjoyed the gnocchi bolognese! A wonderful evening...

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California
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1,703 reviews 1,703 reviews
545 restaurant reviews
681 helpful votes 681 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

This is a real find! Tres atmospheric with excellent service. Inventive menu beautifully executed. Priced fairly. I shall return!

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Santa Fe, NM
Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I had dinner with friends at The Dish just a few days ago and thought it was really great......we did have to wait for a table even though we had reservations, but that wasn't a hardship. It's a small restaurant and very busy. It was worth the wait! I had the scallop appetizer that was delicious, and my friends shared... More 

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Pennsylvania
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89 reviews 89 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great atmosphere--small rooms, tin ceilings. Exceptional service--waiter was well informed as to the food and its prep, and didn't rush us through dinner. Food was very good: my husband's pork chop was awesome; my pasta dish was a little too dry. Our salads were tasty but overdressed. Good wine selection.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews 103 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The girlfriend took me here for my birthday yesterday. It was a great experience. First off the location is cute and quant. It has an old style to it that makes it interesting. They have a very good dink menu. We started with a grilled eggplant and mozzarella dish that was out of this work. I could have eaten it... More 

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Top Contributor
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I just had dinner at Dish. Very good. I had mixed grill which included salmon, shrimp, scallop & squid. My husband had gnocchi with meat sauce; tender gnocchi! Also had a great appetizer of crostini with smoked mozzarella, mushrooms and ham. All in all nice meal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 127 S 17TH St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1751
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Southside Flats
  • Neighborhood: Southside Flats
  • Phone Number: (412) 390-2012

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?