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Unique, quaint area of Pittsburgh

Squirrel Hill is unique in that you can spend hours here and do so many things; small shops sell... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
sue p
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
A Jack Russell's dream!!

I always chuckle when we go through the Squirrel Hill tunnel! I want to bring my JRTs on the next... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
Nancy L
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Bordentown, New Jersey
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Popular neighborhood with an upbeat flavor featuring a variety of ethnic restaurants, taverns, upscale shops and trendy boutiques.
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  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Squirrel Hill is unique in that you can spend hours here and do so many things; small shops sell unique items such as jewelry, paintings, sculpture. clothing; several bars and restaurants offer a variety of foods; bars stay open late; you can visit the Carnegie...More

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Reviewed November 4, 2017

I always chuckle when we go through the Squirrel Hill tunnel! I want to bring my JRTs on the next trip so they can explore and chase all the squirrels!

Thank Nancy L
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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

This area stems out from the corner of Forbes and Murray. Jerry’s records has more vintage vinyl then anywhere I’ve ever seen. Mediterranean, Chinese, Vietnamese, Italian, or the basic American staples at the Squirrelhill Cafe. A pleasant walk in a safe neighborhood for an afternoon...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

Long known as an elite area with lavish homes and wonderful restaurants and business places, Squirrel Hill continues to host a diverse population from orthodox Jews to immigrants of every persuasion and students from all parts of the globe. I see it as low crime...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Want New York Jewish deli? - Smallman Del on Murray Ave NOT the one in the Strip. Which was disappointing. A wide variety of eateries all down Murray. Also a Judaica shop and a real kosher grocery.(if you can afford the price of the chicken).

Thank Art W
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

One of the historical homes of the Jewish people of Pittsburgh, this beautiful neighbourhood invited me in and allowed me to join in on tradition, while I was also able to drink great coffee and have a good bite for breakfast. With beautiful views of...More

Thank Wilma L
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

a wonderful community of changing restuarants (Asian to Kosher), and changing people. One could live, worship, shop, go to the movies after just a short, hilly walk from home

Thank Harold G
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Reviewed February 8, 2017

The shopping area has changed since the opening of the Waterfront. However, there are many restaurants in Squirrel Hill that offer good ethnic food from Mineo's Pizza, Chinese, to the Mediterranean Grill which offers very good authentic Lebanese food to much more.

Thank 1914MimiA
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

Nice area to walk and shop (either window or inside) very interesting area a real melting pot. Nice coffee shops and places to grab a quick nosh.

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Reviewed November 22, 2016

From the little bit I have seen, I really like Squirrel Hill. Lots of different types of restaurants and people seem friendly. I didn't stay too long. Just uber in from downtown and ate at one of the restaurants. It has a great vibe and...More

Thank Avrilx
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