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or, The Whale

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Wed, 2/20
8:00 PM
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American, Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In Pittsburgh, we decided on dinner at "or, The Whale" restaurant below the Distrikt Hotel located on the Boulevard of the Allies. The food was excellent. For an appetizer, my wife and I had the octopus, the bread plate, and the marinated olives—very good and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jbercaw
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

What a fantastic atmosphere! Greeted warmly by the host and seated promptly even without reservations and I know this place gets Very busy. I ordered the burger medium well and it was cooked to perfection! Perfectly seasoned fries. My guest had the eggs Benny and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Eric T
Reviewed January 4, 2019

I have been here a few times. I usually LOVE this restaurant for breakfast or lunch. I love going out to breakfast but often find it is too much food. This place was perfect! We were visiting my daughter at college with my parents and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Love2travelWfam2
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

It works Sundays until 10pm. Good option for a Sunday night diner, specially if you stay at Distrikt hotel, it is in the same building

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 234fernandas
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Terrible experience we had with your hostess today. We came in from Mexico City on your restaurant was very highly recommended. The restaurant was completely empty, as you can see in the pictures they were probably four tables occupied, The lady at the feont was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank samuelmarcus77
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

First visit here. Stopped in for lunch with my wife. We were immediately informed that half of the items on the menu were not available (due to some sort of menu printing error, or something). The food was OK at best, but perhaps the biggest...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank TravelingYinzer
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Delicious food, and such kind and welcoming staff. We will be returning to the restaurant over and over again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sinthana U
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

Made reservations for a birthday. This was our first time here. Right away the waitress told us 3 dishes they would not be serving. Not a great start. The service was terrible. 1 waitress for the whole downstairs seating. 11 tables, and the waitress was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank djbPA
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

This was first time here but I’m betting it won’t be our last. Our server “Dom” has a great knowledge of the menu, was attentive, and took very good care of us. We started with the mussels which were very good. My wife had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pplhaze
Reviewed October 16, 2018

My colleagues and I had breakfast here two days in a row, the food was good, consistent and the portions were decent size.

Date of visit: October 2018
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