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Tessaro's

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4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
(412) 682-6809
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Tampa, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent take on classic American burgers! The Home Fries are out of this world, while the Red Skin Potatoes (paired with an awesome little cup of melted butter for dipping) are a good second choice. My only complaint is that they do not carry gluten-free buns. Come on, Tessaro's, help us Celiac-ers (and those who have an intolerance) out! They... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch on Saturday. Service is fast and friendly. Jessica helped us and did a great job, paying extra attention to little kids in the group. The seafood chowder was delicious but the chili soup not so much (tasted like spicy ketchup). Hamburgers were scrumptious and the grilled vegetables were just perfect. The house potatoes were golden brown... More 

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Thank Adriana B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dollars for donuts, this is simply the best damn burger in the Burgh. I order crumbled bleu cheese with bacon. The burger meat is the best - fresh and wood-fire grilled. Have been going here 2x a year for a burger for the past 25 years or so...NEVER disappointed. NEVER. And, the best part is...I do not think that anything... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Located in the Bloomfield area of Pittsburgh on Liberty Ave....Tesaro's has some amazing burgers and BBQ. Once your done with meal, the outdoor smells as you walk away make you start to salivate again for mor food!!!!

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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Party of 7, very accommodating and friendly staff. We dined at 5:00 so the restaurant was not crowded at all. I hear it gets very crowded later in the evening. Those who had burgers enjoyed them immensely. Those of us who had chicken (kabob and salad), not so much.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

By far the best hamburger I have had in years. Wood fire grilled. Their chicken sandwich is also phenomenal and the wait staff is great. Very cool old style corner bar atmosphere. I've gone and walked right in, and there were times I had to wait in line. My favorite place in Pittsburgh to grab a burger. You cannot go... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

It's a bar for sure, but they do serve one of the best burgers I've had in the 'burgh. We went early so although the bar was full, it was the geriatric crowd coming and going. Looked like everyone was a regular, getting a hug and kiss from the staff before they left. Friendly place. Great burger.

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New Kensington, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Joined a friend for dinner at Tessaro's. We sat at the outdoor patio. Lively, but not too busy. Great ambience and terrific food.

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Verona, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I was in Pittsburgh for a few days visiting family and they all ranted and raved about how good the burgers were at Tessera's. They were right. This was one of the best burgers I have ever had! I got the Gourmet Burger (half-pound patty with bacon, mushrooms, onions, and pepper jack cheese). This burger did not mess around... it... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

My husband is a native of Pittsburgh and Bloomfield and loves to visit his old neighborhood and we love Tessaro's for lunch. We both had the grilled chicken sandwich and it was fabulous! He loves the atomic hot sauce on his sandwich & fries. Service was great - we had a window seat in the front - great view for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Bloomfield
  • Neighborhood: Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: (412) 682-6809

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