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Altius

1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
+1 412-904-4442
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pork chop” (70 reviews)
“crab toast” (15 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's always a fantastic experience at Altius. Great food, great views, and great service. One of the best in Pittsburgh or for that matter anywhere!

Thank monam349
Reviewed 3 days ago

I chose to make reservations at Altius for a birthday celebration as I read their food and chef were tops. We were not disappointed. From the moment our car was handled by a courteous valet, we entered the restaurant and were welcomed, and our coats...More

1  Thank Jtg123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend got us a reservation here to celebrate my birthday. When we arrived we were greeted and offered to check our coats (which we did). The hostess then informed us that if we could wait for a few moments, they could clear a table...More

Thank hannahlg19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here on 30th Dec for a special meal and the staff & setting made it beyond special. Every person working here was so friendly, helpful and attentive to our every need. The food was truly some of the best I have ever tasted. I...More

Thank jthartsh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a beautiful view from our table, professional service. There were 2 vegan options which was impressive- 2 of us went with the vegan ravioli. Presentation was beautiful, ravioli was high quality, they were only drizzled with balsamic and I thought they could have used...More

1  Thank JenCav_107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed Altius. I would ask for the right corner window table when making a reservation - the view is really wonderful from any of the tables close to the window really. The food was really good - everything was almost perfect however, the...More

Thank KristinaLove
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I expected that this restaurant received high ratings mostly for the view, but the experience was truly one of the better meals of my life. My girlfriend and I booked a table without noticing the dress code so later on we were a little worried...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Altius has super views, competent staff, and great ambiance. Menu is very intriguing. Good wine selection, Dom P by the glass is nice, but mixed drink was so so, beet salad good, lobster bisque ok, but both dinner dishes (specials for the night) was weak...More

1  Thank IoannisPapandreou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best restaurant on Mount Washington. Spectacular view, beautifully presented delicious food! The perfect place to take a visitor from out of town or to celebrate a special occasion! Great service.

Thank Ldydi2u
Reviewed December 17, 2017

WOW! This restaurant was highly recommended to me in advance, by concierge desk at the hotel I was staying in and I am so glad I went ahead to make a reservation for an anniversary dinner. The service was great. The food was great. The...More

Thank angbna
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phoebemillspaugh
January 12, 2018|
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Response from whahglund | Reviewed this property |
When we were there 2 weeks ago, I saw vegan options on the menu. The menu does change regularly. I would suggest that you call and ask about what vegan dishes are being offered and take it from there. The “view” is... More
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Charlene B
October 12, 2017|
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Response from jwitte112 | Reviewed this property |
They have gluten free options and agree you should contact them directly. Gift cards are sold at the restaurant.
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B9997PQrobertb
March 27, 2017|
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Response from cmsmiami | Reviewed this property |
Business casual. Dress pants and jacket recommended. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $45
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-904-4442
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Description
As Executive Chef & Partner of Altius, Jessica Gibson’s approach to contemporary American cuisine is refined and modern with a respect for the integrity and quality of her ingredient driven menu. Your first visit may be for the view, but you will return again and again to enjoy one of Pittsburgh’s premiere fine dining experiences.
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