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Robert Wholey's

1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
+1 412-391-3737
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cod” (36 reviews)
“fresh fish” (27 reviews)
“seafood” (73 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While doing research on the city, everyone recommended this place. We decided to have lunch here and was not disappointed. The place has tons of seafood but we really went there for the cooked food and it was delicious. The shrimp po boy and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Flow_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very cool market in the historic Strip District, they offer a very wide variety of fresh and packaged fish, seafood and assorted products. We came here for lunch because it had a high rating on Trip Advisor and we were very disappointed....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank WBRick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must do for us when we visit the city, it’s a very cool place. They have an amazing selection of fish and it’s fun to see everything else. For the first time, we ate a late breakfast at the lunch counter. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dclmom34
Reviewed November 11, 2018

I saw this place on Andrew Zimmern and thought we would try it. I had been wanting some fish and this seemed like an excellent idea. The food was great. All of it fried but that is a good thing sometimes. The oysters were excellent....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank veeolette
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Wholey's isn't just a grocery store or a restaurant, Wholey's is an experience. The fish, meats and vegetables are unique with excellent pricing. The lunch was amazing and again unique. The staff, management and customers were all happy and helpful. An Iron City Icon! A...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Daniel C
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The freshest seafood. I hear they are the largest shipper of seafood in the country. You can pick any seafood or sushi in the right side of the store. The left side has a variety of meats, fruits and vegetables. You must bring a appetite,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ronald M
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

The cod sandwich was totally amazing! For $11.50 we had a huge sandwich we shared and were stuffed! An amazing selection of fresh seafood for sale.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank A4266QNdonnac
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I ALWAYS stop at Wholey's when in Pittsburgh! And if I have a cooler I load and stock up on sausage, bacon, meats and basically anything that is available!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank atastefortravels
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Fresh fish, meats, produce and seafood cut, filleted and packed right before your eyes. The outside is deceiving as the shop goes on and on.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Teakwo23
Reviewed November 2, 2018

My husband and make the one-hour or so trek to the Strip District about every couple of months to have lunch and shop. We always stop in at Wholey's and buy whatever fish looks the freshest. We are never ever disappointed. Most recently, we bought...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Elphaba63
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March 25, 2018|
Response from joycep883 | Reviewed this property |
You can call them at 1-888-946-5397 .They also ship free on $200 or more orders to many surrounding states. Call for details
January 26, 2018|
Response from hounds75 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to do a search for Wholey’s in Pittsburgh. Sorry the response box will not permit me to enter a website address in its usual format. The website lists its products. This is primarily a wholesale fish and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Strip District
  • Neighborhood: Strip District
  • Phone Number: +1 412-391-3737
  • E-mail
We are proud to say we have been selling fresh fish, seafood, meat, and poultry since 1912.
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