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Nice area in Pittsburgh

Nice area for an afternoon stroll. This is a trendy neighborhood in Pittsburgh that has some cool... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Joseph D
New York City, New York
just like the 60's

This is still a great place to eat and shop, and the area has a special charm...love the fashions... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
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Filled with many shops, boutiques, cafes and bars, this neighborhood is home to many Carnegie Mellon college students during the school year.
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Suite 205, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
+1 412-682-1298
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

Nice area for an afternoon stroll. This is a trendy neighborhood in Pittsburgh that has some cool restaurants, cafes and shops. If you want to experience a cool place in Pitt, this is it.

1  Thank Joseph D
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice area but a lot smaller than we expected. There are some nice shops here but we planned on spending several hours and were able to see all the shops and have lunch all in under 2 hours. Nice but not what we expected.

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Reviewed September 19, 2018

This is still a great place to eat and shop, and the area has a special charm...love the fashions at Roberta Weissburg Leathers,such wonderful styles.

Thank chuck21Scottsdale
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Bring your wallet and pamper yourself. Many specialty shops to go broke in! The parking situation could be better but don't let that keep you at home.

Thank waywardatthebeach
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Love to go shop along Walnut Street & many many restaurants to choose from. Great way to spend an afternoon

Thank freddiecat7
Reviewed August 10, 2018

I have to admit I am tainted. I grew up in Pittsburgh. Back in the day Shadyside was full of unique shops,bars, and restaurants. This was the hip place to be and be seen. Today it has become much more commercialized. Many of the stores...More

1  Thank A3572SHrobertb
Reviewed August 6, 2018

shady side has beautiful homes, shops, restaurants, grocery stores, etc. Diverse and unique area that is close to CMU, Pitt, CArlow, Chatham and hospitals.

Thank ldjdhd
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Have not been in Shadyside since I grew up there ___ years ago! It was fun to explore the shops and have a crepe in a delightful little downstairs creperie.

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Shadyside is a nice area. There are many shops and good places to dine. If you get the chance. It's worth the visit.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed June 12, 2018

We were visiting the hospital and had to do a tour of the area. Many large beautiful restored old homes.

Thank lvnunn
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June 26, 2018|
Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. I don't live in the area. I live an hour away.