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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Italian, American
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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All reviews pasta scrod bread clams wings large portions no alcohol food is excellent take out love this place leftovers
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Reviewed August 5, 2021 via mobile

My NY Italian family is always looking for good Italian sauce/food. Hard to find a great “gravy”. We have tried several Italian restaurants since we moved here about a year and a half ago (although during COVID) and all have been ok. This was our...first time trying Armstrong’s and I never knew it was there. I must say the gravy was exactly how I like it and the portion size was enormous! What a great find for us! Red sauce is such a personal preference it’s hard to say that the next review won’t give the sauce a mediocre rating. I found this to be a great option for Italian food and will certainly be returning,More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed May 13, 2021

Over time I have had the sausage, pepper, and onions casserole, the buffalo chicken salad, and chicken wings (Buffalo and Cajun). Judging from the sausage, pepper, and onion casserole I would say their pasta is excellent, and they certainly don't skimp on the portion size....Can I eat the whole dish? Sure, but I have to be hungry to do, and I would definitely not be hungry afterward, and I enjoy every bite. The only very minor complaint I would have about the Buffalo Chicken salad is that they don't cut the chicken in to strips... Instead you get what amounts to a half dozen chicken fingers on top of the salad... It's an extra step, but besides that the salad is excellent, and I could only eat half of it, even on an empty stomach... So yeah, you're basically getting two salads for the price, unless you can eat A LOT. As for the chicken wings, well, when it comes to portion you get how many you buy; however, they're less than a buck a wing... which apparently doesn't happen anymore... So, yeah, good price. Also, you like crispy wings like I do? Then, oh yeah, you'll enjoy these. The outside is absolutely and awesomely crunchy, but the meat is fantastically tender and juicy. These are the type of wings that you can clean all the meat off easily. Also, the taste of the buffalo and the cajun are both quite pleasant, also. Those are the only two flavors I have had, but I have no reason to believe that the rest of the flavors wouldn't be just as good.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed January 4, 2021

Ordered two items the Sausage Calzone $11.50 and Chicken Parm $14.95 ask for Ricotta for the Calzone and my bill was $36.86. I didn't get a side of sauce for my calzone and was told i needed to ask. I tried to support restaurants and...this is what happens. Oh btw the food was cold.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed September 24, 2020

Food was ok. Service was good. Very busy , hard to get a Seat. We had italian, did not compare to back home any.

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed February 18, 2020

It took over 1hr for us to get our food everybody else came in after us got there food and left. We ordered 2. Salads chicken

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed December 10, 2019

Great place to eat and get full. Good seafood and Pasta's. Great Breads as well. We often get take out.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed November 21, 2019 via mobile

No alcohol at all, not even wine. The buffalo wings were ok but the salad I wouldn’t even touch. Veal parmigiana was ok and pasta as well. It was a lot of food and I didn’t even eat half of it. Server was damn attentive...and should get a raise.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

We stopped by for lunch. This place doesn't disappoint. Food was terrific. We ordered salad, chicken parmesan, shrimp, coleslaw, pasta... Plenty for leftovers. Good food, good service. We will definitely return.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

I love this place. Always crowded after 6pm. You get large portions at a very reasonable price. The food is delicious too.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 31, 2019

We went to Armstrong's after a 10 year hiatus to celebrate a birthday. We quit going awhile ago because the food seemingly went a bit down hill. That said, good food is really hard to find, and this is good food, but it could be...a lot better. Hubby had the linguine with clams and shrimp. It was tasty and there were chunks of clams and 5 small shrimp for $21. The sauce, however, was coagulated and overly thick. Consider thinning it a bit. I had the English style scrod. It was very tasty, although slightly over cooked. I thought there would be bread crumbs on the top, but there were not, at least as far as I could tell. There was some type of tasty spice on top - lots of salt -- but no detectable bread crumbs. My son had wings, and they were very tasty!! My other son ordered the stuffed shrimp and it was likely the best meal on the table. Highly recommend! Atmosphere is kind of like a diner, but I have no problem with that. The prices are very reasonable and the food is good!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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luvbeachs
October 28, 2018|
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Response from primadonnastudio | Reviewed this property |
I did not see a private room. I know that you can make reservations. You can bring you own wine to drink. Great food and nice atmosphere. If I were you I would call and inquire about private seating.
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October 18, 2017|
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Response from 997lynnec | Reviewed this property |
No. Just Pittsburgh.
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Kenneth
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Zorba0032 | Reviewed this property |
No but defly BYOB
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Frequently Asked Questions about Armstrong's Restaurant

Yes, Armstrong's Restaurant offers takeout services.

Armstrong's Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4