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Legume

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214 N Craig St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 (Bayard)
(412) 621-2700
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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133 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place! July is vegetarian month, and all of the vegetables were amazing, even the chickpea stew, which had enough spices and greens to be delicious, and the borscht and steak tartare were even better (the kitchen had run out but was able to make us a half-portion). That brings me to the service, which was excellent. Our server was... More 

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Thank matthiashess
Pittsburgh, PA
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154 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service is decent. With it's drop ceiling, the dining area is somewhat simple, though made interesting by the large wooden tables that still resemble trees. But there's no doubt that the food and cocktails are the shining star at Legume. The menu changes constantly, making it appealing to regulars who are foodies and not in need of having the... More 

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Thank William L
Toronto, Canada
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187 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

It almost hurts me to write a poor review for this place. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff, good variety of items on the menu, and the underlying food was quite good (charred endive salad and cool asparagus soup for our apps, and grilled grains on a variety of greens and a collection of sausages as our mains) but all the dishes... More 

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Middletown, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We had the opportunity to visit this restaurant recently for a family gathering to celebrate a graduation. The atmosphere is classy but not stuffy. Our server was the perfect combination of attentive yet not overbearing. He knew the menu very well, and answered our questions fully. The food was eclectic and delicious. If they have the duck fat fries when... More 

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Thank Rich R
Lausanne, Switzerland
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

You can't go wrong with this place. Good service, excellent food and nice atmosphere.We had chicken and steak and both dishes were very good.

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Thank IFCS
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

The atmosphere is a bit antiseptic, but the food is great. At this point, the term "farm to table" has become something of a marketing catch-phrase (and unlike food labeled as "organic", I don't think there's some federal agency doing anything to true up whether a restaurant is actually "farm to table". Nevertheless, at places like Legume, the term tends... More 

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Kanpur
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175 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Good ambiance. Excellent food. Limited choice for vegetarians. Servings are large in Size. Overall Service quality good

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Thank Ashok M
Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

The restaurant is a good, but I did not find anything that stood out. The decor is forgettable and the food was as well. While I would not say anything bad about the meal, there was nothing spectacular. The fish was cooked properly and the sauce for the fish was good. Same can be said for the chicken, but nothing... More 

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Thank Stephen S
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Was in town for a wedding so we checked out Legumes, a few blocks from the Wyndham Hotel. Modern, comfortable setting. Service was excellent, not rushed but attentive. The menu changes daily so I can't say if the dishes we had will be available. The pork and pistachio pate with pickles and garlic toast as an appetizer seemed intriguing and... More 

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Thank czar13653
Tel Aviv, Israel
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

The ambiance is delightful. I was a guest of Pittsburghers who recommended that we eat dinner there. The menu was diverse and unique - everyone found something interesting to order. The wine list had a nice selection.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Craig St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (Bayard)
  • Public Transportation: The 71C, 71A, 54 and 93 all stop at the intersection of N. Craig and Bayard. Additional buses stop at N. Craig and Fifth Ave., approximately 1 and 1/2 blocks south of Legume.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: (412) 621-2700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?