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1400 Smallman St Ste A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4306 (15th Street)
(412) 552-0150
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Costa Mesa, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lucky to find that there was a Lidia Bastianich restaurant on my business trip to Pittsburgh. My last evening I enjoyed the three pasta special and can highly recommend the smoked goat cheese ravioli. Just delicious. Service was wonderful, pleasant dining room, and easy walk from my downtown hotel. Have been raving about that ravioli ever since….and I had them... More 

Thank LaurelHungerford
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Joined my friends who made reservations and had an enjoyable dinner at a decent price in a very nice restaurant. Reservations were difficult to arrange since one night they were closed for a private party and the next night had limited seating since it is a popular place. We enjoyed the lemon chicken capers dish, risotto, Caesar salad and her... More 

Thank Jo-Ann R
Rome, New York
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The place is well staffed! Atmosphere is very nice. The food tastes like it is home made. You know how you make a dish on your own and when you are eating it you are thinking that it wasn't the greatest recipe and you won't be making that again? And your family was like, well at least is smells really... More 

Thank joe5555joe
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30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for lunch and had the pasta tasting trio. With a salad and all you can eat pasta for $17 it was a great value. Very quiet at lunch time so the service was great. 2 out of the 3 pastas were the best I have ever had and the third was pretty good too. I would highly recommend... More 

Thank jkphillip
Penn Hills, Pennsylvania
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81 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us were first timers at Lidia's in Pittsburgh and have to say the flavors were superior. Two of us had Salmon on a Bed of Asparagus and Fregola, Mustard Sauce. The other two meals was Triple Pasta with wide noodles. The sauces used were fantastic.

Thank David A
Cleveland, Ohio
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow. I'm pretty confident that you (or anyone who still has their taste buds and loves Italian food) will love eating here, so I really only have one word of advice: Come hungry. Seriously. The next time I'm going to Lidia's I will most likely skip lunch (and even breakfast), beforehand. The menu is pretty extensive with regular specials, brunch... More 

Thank ohiocitytim
Aventura, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found the food pricey but it was the best food we ate in Pittsburgh. The octopus appetizer sounded like it would be weird with capers, olives, wine, freesia, etc. but was delicious. There was a generous complimentary bread basket with a variety of items, served with two tasty spreads. The 3 pasta tasting fixe prix was fine, but one... More 

Thank Bubbilicious2016
Hurricane, West Virginia
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101 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not as good as I remembered. We have visited on several occasions for both brunch and dinner. This time was brunch. The drinks were a Mimosa and Bloody Mary. Both were watered down. I ordered the pasta trio and my husband the trout. We started with the Antipasto bar which had a variety but only food that stood out was... More 

Thank HurricaneGal_11
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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278 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was good but pricey, celebrated my mothers birthday here. The servers who's name escapes me was absolutely amazing. The food was above average, but not worth the price

Thank Apes44
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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302 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated my wife's birthday on June 30 th. The restaurant was not crowded, the service was excellent and the food was very good, but pricey. Two of us had the pasta trio special with the Caesar salad and the dessert. The pasta was cooked perfectly. I did find the Ceasar salad to be over dressed. The lemoncello tiramisu was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Smallman St Ste A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4306
    (15th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: (412) 552-0150

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