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5523 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
+1 412-621-6220
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (59 reviews)
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“salads” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
5523 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

We stopped in on a Sunday evening to enjoy some thin crust pizza and Panini. We started with a very drinkable full carafe of an easy drinking montepulciano affordably priced. There are two dozen different 11" pizza offerings utilizing a variety of toppings. I would...More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Gelato is the best in the city. The variety of flavors presents one with a tough decision! If you're hungry the pizza is delicious. Even though it's a popular stop there is never a long wait.

Thank Lizsa48642
Reviewed July 20, 2016

This place is a favorite of my kids for pizza. Very much like the pizza we had in Italy. Very thin crust. The Quattro formage is very good. I had the one with arugula and prosuttio and it was really good too. Then of course...More

Thank pgalaska
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a cool little restaurant right on the corner. We both had pizza and it was good but didn't blow me away. Everything tasted fresh and the service was great. After the pizza we had gelato and it was really good. This is a...More

Thank G51-21
Reviewed June 24, 2016

The have amazing pizza and salads! The pizza is just like what we get when we have traveled to Italy. Our four boys love it! It is their favorite place in Shadyside.

Thank John H
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is the place to go if you REALLY want an Italian Pizza! Do not be trick by others that pretend to sell italian pizza, the only thing that they have in common is the round shape!! I am Italian, not Italian-american, 100% Italian, born...More

Thank m_marzulli
Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

We ordered the lasagna pizza a few salads and ice cream and left happy. Nice place that does Italian well.

Thank Jon B
Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Good service and good food. Very good quality for the price. The salads we ordered were very good and the ice cream was also very good. Staff is courteous and efficient. Would return to try the pizza.

Thank Alberto C
Reviewed January 19, 2016

We love eating here--the pizzas are terrific, the service is cheerful, and their outdoor seating is fun and filled with people watching.

Thank AdventureDoc
Reviewed January 11, 2016

We have been craving "real" pizza for quite some time, we decided a chilly Sunday afternoon would be best. Both outdoor lots were full so we had to park in the garage on the next block, everything was jumping that day! My son ordered the...More

Thank Lbro878
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5523 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-621-6220
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