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1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
+1 412-422-9457
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I marked June 2017 and Murray Ave as the time and place but I eat here frequently and at several of their locations in Pittsburgh. I always get eggs and Lyonnaise potatoes and my husband gets some variation of hotcakes and we share. You really...More

Thank ZiggyPG
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Love the lyonnaise potatoes. Yum. I haven't been disappointed yet. Love this place! There's consistency in all locations. You've gotta try it.

Thank felicia w
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Ate at Pamela's near Squirrel Hill and still can't get the experience out of my mind! Had a healthy and delicious veggie omelet with fantastic Lyonnaise potatoes. We shared an order of thin crispy blueberry hotcakes and regular hotcakes. Even though we were full, we...More

Thank sedona124
Reviewed April 7, 2017

we went around 9am and had to wait about 15min to get in. It's a little place next door to Waffalonia (also a must for dessert). The decor was cute, service was great, and food was even better! I had the blueberry crepe-style flapjacks with...More

Thank KennaK27
Reviewed March 18, 2017

Diner with massive pancakes that is popular with the locals. Not a health food place by any standard - lot's of greasy, tasty food. Diner looks like a throw back from the '50's but the wait staff are tattooed and surly. Food and coffee comes...More

Thank M E
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Although part of a city-wide chain, Pamela's Diners looks like it's been in operation since the 1950's. The decor is electric blue and chrome, and the chair feature red vinyl seats. It's located at the Eastern edge of the University cluster, so there are lots...More

Thank James W
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, quaint, local breakfast and lunch restaurant. Cash only. Excellent crepe style pancakes are their specialty. President and Mrs. Obama liked them so much when they were in Pittsburgh that they had the owners come to the White House to cook breakfast for some soldiers....More

Thank Kevinkeller71
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

I've been at the restaurant a few times but finally got a chance to try it and it was worth the visit. The food was very good and served extremely fast. So if your hungry good place to stop in! Service was very nice and...More

Thank mfs20
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Waked into it by chance, though I had been recommended the place! Great place for lunch and breakfast! Friendly service! Yum grub!

Thank Aziza k
Reviewed November 27, 2016

this place is great! It is always packed but moves fast. The food is Heaven and the price is reasonable for the city. Everything you expect in a good diner: comfort food, good coffee, friendly service and a neighborhood meeting place. And EVERYONE is right,...More

Thank Sue B
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  • Food
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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-422-9457
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