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Spice Island Tea House

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253 Atwood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4052
+1 412-687-8821
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pad thai” (21 reviews)
“pork curry” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Chinese, Burmese
$$ - $$$
253 Atwood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4052
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had fantastic veggie dishes and meat dishes. Don't miss this fantastic restaurant in the heart iof Oakland. It is small so get there early if you want a lunch table.

Thank Callisto B
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We ate at this restaurant located in the Oakland neighborhood of PIttsurgh (where University of Pittsburgh is located) last weekend. My wife invited one of my son's and his girlfriend. We ordered the veggie spring rolls and vegetable samosas. Both very good, but I preferred...More

Thank TCubillas
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

A Good option for Pad tai. Real tasty and priced ok. The place is tattered though. Walls don't seem that clean. They must renovate the restaurant a bit. Atmosphere is pretty hipstery.dont know why.

Thank talyo
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a nice mixed Asian cuisine eatery to try. We found this place using another app that will remain nameless. The food is a mix of great home cooking with an Asian flare. It was the first time we've tried Malaysian cooking...More

Thank Travalar_X
Reviewed October 29, 2016

After a considerable passage of time I returned to this inexpensive, student restaurant just outside the campus of the University of Pittsburgh in the Oakland section of the city. This time I had the Singapore noodles with shrimp, chicken and beef. Also a Thai iced...More

Thank Louis Mark L
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We were in the mood for Asian but could not agree on what type. Spice Islands mix on Malaysian, Thai and Chinese gave all five of us delectable choices. We will return upon our next visit to Pittsburgh.

Thank Telcomboss
Reviewed August 20, 2016

We were looking for a dinner spot within walking distance to f our hotel (Quality Inn on Blvd of the Allies). This place hit the spot! Delicious food. Reasonable prices. Friendly and attentive service. My husband had the pork curry and I had the Malaysian...More

Thank Todowoz_12
Reviewed April 17, 2016

Had not been to this place in over 6 years due to my family moving to another state. We were back in town and went for lunch. We were happy to find the place stil has decent service and good food. We got a Burmese...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed March 22, 2016

I would describe the menu as Asian fusion as it draws from different regions. We split two orders, a special of curry with butternut squash that was marvelous, and BBQ chicken thighs (2 large meaty ones) that complemented it well. The decor is nothing special...More

Thank DT25
Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

From the outside we weren't all too sure this was the visit, but look past the dirty walls and Rough and ready surroundings and superb cuisine - helpful waitress - would definitely recommend.

Thank Kiaora58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:45 pm
11:30 am - 8:45 pm
11:30 am - 8:45 pm
11:30 am - 8:45 pm
11:30 am - 9:45 pm
11:30 am - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Atwood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4052
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Central Oakland
  • Neighborhood: Central Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 412-687-8821
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