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Olive or Twist

140 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3306
+1 412-255-0525
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (8 reviews)
“nachos” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (8 reviews)
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
140 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3306
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped in for drinks after the Pirates game. All three martinis were great and very reasonably priced. The guitarist was fantastic! It was a comfortable place to hang out and listen to music.

Thank alilodd80
Reviewed 1 week ago

My nephew got married in the upstairs room with a brunch that followed. The flower arrangement ents where beautiful. The table centerpieces were just as beautiful. They serve very well made food and had plenty of staff to keep everyone happy.

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for a family wedding reception in the private brick-walled rooms upstairs and the event was just about perfect. We were all so comfortable with the mixture of couches and chairs and tables and the nice long bar and the anteroom for the...More

Thank Judith A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We think the food was OK, but really not sure. We had a reservation and arrived at 6:20 PM for a light dinner. We had theater tickets at the Benedum, which is only one block away. Quite a few of the other diners had theater...More

Thank R S
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Small, cozy spot with a bar near the entrance and tables further back. Four of us went for a 5:00 PM meal before going to the baseball game on a Friday night. Went with a local couple, so we had reservations for dinner. No waiting...More

1  Thank MLGinFM
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Visited Thursday during noisy (after work crowd) .Seated at a table 5:30 pm downstairs for pre Harry Potter PSO concert . Server was very good. Kitchen very slow getting the bar food out ; other families who ordered entrees waited even longer. My pear dinner...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We went just for drinks and dessert. I was a little disappointed that the drink menu online was so out of date. My mom and aunt had their heart set on specific martinis that weren't on the menu. They also had a lot of pumpkin...More

Thank brittneyraquel02
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Brick walls, small restaurant, great service. 4 of us went there for dinner on the suggestion of the Club Room staff. Almost right across the street from the Renaissance Hotel . All liked the food but mine was the best. We had been eating a...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

On my business trip to Pittsburgh! Walked in there on a random Wednesday night. From the crowd, it appeared that this was the place to be! But piss poor attitude from one of the servers and the bartender, this place left a sour taste. We...More

1  Thank Parul L
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to dinner here before a show. Our reservations are at 6:15. We showed up about 610 and We were Promptly seated. I ordered the pepper crusted salmon. It was absolutely delicious, but a little too peppery for me. But that’s...More

Thank Cnjl
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July 5, 2016|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I had dinner there last Thursday and I did not see a private room. You might want to give them a call.
Pat C
June 18, 2015|
Response from Jeff W | Property representative |
Yes, we not only accept them, we encourage them. We usually fill up about a week in advance so try to call as early as possible. Call 412-255-0525
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 412-255-0525
  • E-mail
Pittsburgh's Premier Martini Bar! Pittsburgh Magazine Winner 2014, 2013, 2012. Conveniently located in the Cultural District, between Heinz Hall, the Byham Theater and the Renaissance Hotel. Olive or Twist is located just one block from the Benedum Center and a short walk from PNC Park.
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