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Dor-Stop Restaurant

1430 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-2617
+1 412-561-9320
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“french toast” (35 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1430 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-2617
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is very small, but, the food makes up for it! The French toast is delicious and the breakfast burrito is amazing! The only downfall is trying to find parking close. Get there early and remember you can pay for parking using an app....More

Thank rjwv90
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great small town diner. Good comfort food, reasonable amount and prices. Next time in Pittsburgh, a must go!

1  Thank Julio G
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great breakfast, good service, and lots of "local color." I had the traditional breakfast with eggs, meat, and pancakes. It hit the spot.

Thank bmvoicegal
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We rely heavily on TripAdvisor when visiting other cities. TripAdvisor hit a home run on this restaurant! As the other reviews mentioned is is small. We went on a Sunday morning at about 9:30. We had to wait maybe 10 minutes. But it was worth...More

Thank AuntTra
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

I found this place looking on TripAdvisor and I’m glad I did. We only had to wait maybe 10 minutes, so thats not bad at all. I had the breakfast burrito and my girlfriend had French toast. Both were excellent. I kept seeing pancakes being...More

Thank G44646
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Food and service are always fantastic, lots of great menu options. Definitely want to stop in here for an affordable meal that will make you say “wow that was really good!”

Thank Tamara Z
Reviewed June 28, 2018

My wife and I ate here for the first time this week. We had a difficult time coming here previously because there is routinely a line halfway around the block waiting for a table. Once inside and eating - it's easy to understand why! We...More

Thank Andy P
Jennifer B, Owner at Dor-Stop Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Thank you so much, Andy! Weekends do get a little crazy, so I’m glad you decided to come on a weekday 😀. Look forward to seeing you again - have a great weekend!

Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

I was in Pitt on a business trip and having a couple hours to kill before my flight I popped on TA to find a local dive...found it! We ventured here for lunch because they serve breakfast all day. I ordered the french toast and...More

Thank Dmt1230
Reviewed April 19, 2018

this is your basic, but really good, place for breakfast or lunch. the menu is complete and the food is a little better than average. service is friendly and fast.

Thank roadguyPittsburgh_Pa
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Stopped in here while visiting with relatives in Dormont. This place is fantastic! I always look for restaurants listed in "Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives" spots when traveling. Some are good, others not so much... Dor Stop is excellent! Simple decor, filled with regulars, we had...More

Thank talkslikeaduck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1430 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-2617
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-561-9320
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An American family diner known for its made from scratch hotcakes and French toast as seen on the Food Network's Diners, Drive-ins & Dives. Serving breakfast and lunch during all business hours.
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