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The Commoner

$$ - $$$American, ,
458 Strawberry Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1805
+1 412-230-4800
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“scotch egg” (14 reviews)
“lamb stew” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
458 Strawberry Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1805
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Going to Benedum for a show. Had dinner with friends. Service was very good. Ordered the Mushroom Cigar app. It was okay, not outstanding. I ordered the bourbon brined chicken. Lots of protein. The zucchini fritter was ho-hum. It was soggy from the chicken. Carrots...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kimptons are known for great dining and the Commoner is no exception. Great service and inventive food choices.

Thank lonk55
ChelseaY24, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked from our dump off a hotel the Double Tree to have breakfast and found The Commoner. The food was excellant and our server was even better. It was a Sunday and they were very busy but they were able to sit us a...More

Thank ejaarena
ChelseaY24, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so happy you enjoyed your time with us! Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the "Daily Catch" which was sea bass, and it was prepared perfectly, one of the best seafood dishes I've had in a long time. The side salad at $5 was fresh and satisfying. Wine prices are on the high side (e.g., $55 for...More

Thank ParkLover_10
ChelseaY24, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so happy you enjoyed your time with us! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was tasty and inventive, but the plating distracted. My husband ordered the wild mushroom ”cigars,” which were delicious. Unfortunately they arrived in a small cereal bowl, which made it very difficult to enjoy the apricot jam underneath. It’s said that we ear with...More

Thank Frances M
ChelseaY24, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us, Frances! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the Commoner for Saturday night meal. Eclectic menu for dinner selections. The 3 of us all ended up ordering the burger for dinner. Mine was cooked perfectly, medium rare and my friends was also cooked perfectly, medium. Unfortunately, the 3rd burger was way over...More

Thank Asillc
Chelsea Y, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi! We apologize for the overdone burger, but happy to hear you enjoyed the rest of your meal! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really let down be The Commoner. We stayed at the hotel and only belatedly realized that the restaurant we wanted to go to in downtown Pittsburgh was in the same building. We ordered a slew of cocktails off the cocktail menu and all...More

Thank Loran P
Chelsea Y, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Loran, I want to extend my apologies for the disappointing experience. If you would like to discuss further, please reach out to me personally at chelsea.yeager@thecommonerpgh.com

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We enjoyed breakfast at this hotel restaurant after our overnight stay. The front desk encouraged us to make a reservation stating that the restaurant an become crowded from 9:00am onward. I went online that evening and reserved 9:00am. It was not crowded upon arrival, with...More

1  Thank BeachBumWoman
Chelsea Y, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

So happy to hear you enjoyed your breakfast with us! Thank you!

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I ate several meals at The Commoner restaurant during a recent stay at Kimpton Hotel Monaco in Pittsburgh. That's its name, but there is nothing "common" about this restaurant. For starters, they shake up the menu on a monthly basis - something that I personally...More

Thank jessABamaGirl
Chelsea Y, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you! We love changing things up - so glad you enjoyed!

Reviewed August 6, 2018

I have been going to Pittsburgh for work recently and have been trying out some restaurants. I would say that so far, Commoner is my favorite. The food is creative and delicious. The place is casual and has a fun vibe. I have been to...More

Thank Mr_Barrios
Chelsea Y, General Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

We're so happy you enjoyed your time with us! Stop in again soon! Cheers!

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shoebox8402
January 12, 2017|
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Response from Chuck H | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they accept reservations for the bar, and they do get busy after work.
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Mitchell H
June 27, 2016|
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Response from Lu M | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant you can go either way, slacks and polo will totally fly 👍🏻
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alrauch
October 22, 2015|
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Response from JCR_11 | Reviewed this property |
We ate dinner - sorry, no idea about brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
6:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 458 Strawberry Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1805
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-230-4800
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Description
With regular events and a quick-counter for breakfast, the Commoner is one of downtown Pittsburgh's newest, and possibly, best American restaurants.
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