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“Nice locally owned restaurant” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Armstrong's Restaurant

Armstrong's Restaurant
1136 Thorn Run Rd, Ste N, Coraopolis, PA 15108-4301
412-262-9355
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Ranked #1 of 70 restaurants in Coraopolis
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Italian
Good for: Families with children
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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83 reviews 83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 30 cities Reviews in 30 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Nice locally owned restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Wide variety on the menu and good food. The service was also very nice. There were a lot of fish dishes on the menu, and my wife and I both enjoyed the ones we had. They do not take reservations, but you can call ahead to get your name on the list - a good idea on the weekends as this place appears to be popular with the local population.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“One of my Favorites”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Every time we eat here we enjoy the food. The service is always good and we like the call ahead feature. we love their meatballs any pasta dish. The kids enjoy it as well. We have got their catering as well and it was great.

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Pataskala, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Hearty appetites wanted”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Old, dated dining room but long lines of locals say this is a good place to eat. Had the fettucine alfredo. Portions are ginormous, but sauce was a bit pasty and not very cheesy. Chicken on top was dry, charred, overcooked. Took FOREVER to get a waitress to take care of me although diners (in groups) on all sides seemed to have no trouble. Had to ask for a receipt and she just gave me someone else's because she could not find mine...
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Visited June 2013
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Never Disappoint's”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

I have been eating at Armstrong's for years (going back to the old Castle Shannon location) and I have never, ever had anything bad there, not once. The portions are huge. The prices are fair and despite the proliferation of chain restaurants in the area, Armstrong's remains crowded. A 10-30 minute wait is not uncommon. The Wedding soup is excellent, unlike any that you'll find in the area. Chunks of chicken, along with meatball's. A cup here, is a bowl everywhere else. They have a large selection of sandwiches, calzones (Italian is a favorite), pasta and seafood dishes. There is something on the menu for everybody. Desserts and pies are especially yummy, just try the chocolate mousse. One of the best neighborhood restaurants in Pittsburgh w/the business to back it up!

Visited April 2013
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“You know it's good when there's 20 people waiting...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013 via mobile

Was recommended to me and we decided to opt for take out. Ordered at 7pm on a Saturday and was told to pick up in 25 mins. When we got there the place was crowded and about 25 people waiting to be seated. When locals wait you know its good!
The portions are ginormous and equally as big as they are everything is (big in taste) delicious!
We tried the chicken romano, with pasta and meat sauce and the hot sausage casserole which came with salad and huge pieces of Italian bread.
So - freaking - good.
Those two meals could have easily fed 4 people. It fed us for two dinners.
The prices fall in line with any other similar restaurant.
I will definitely be back and recommend anyone who has the chance to get there asap.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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