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4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
+1 412-682-6809
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (35 reviews)
“hamburger” (29 reviews)
“potato salad” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
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Reviewed December 19, 2014

Tessaro's is the type of place where the locals eat...great good...friendly service. I went with a friend on a Thursday and considered the ribs, but opted for the bacon a blue cheese burger. The burger was huge with a nice mix of high quality ground...More

1  Thank Fairfax22032
Reviewed November 6, 2014

Did you ever just want a great hamburger? I live about 35 miles from Pittsburgh but my daughter and her husband suggested that my wife and I join them at Tessaro's one evening. We parked about a half a block away and as soon as...More

2  Thank Jim C
Reviewed October 13, 2014

This place has been around for years and is consistently wonderful. One of the smallest kitchens I’ve ever seen. The food that comes out of the wood fired grill cooking kitchen is something to behold. But it’s hard to get past Best Burgers and Fresh...More

1  Thank 1600Penn
Reviewed October 8, 2014

hands down the best hamburger around. Great half pound prime beef lots of topping choices yummy. but everything is good great food great service

1  Thank Bill3191950
Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Very nice place. Amazing wood grilled food. Best burgers ever. Reasonably priced. Great old school atmosphere.

3  Thank Michael B
Reviewed September 23, 2014

This place has the best burgers in the history of burgers, hands down!!!!! It smells really good too. I think they have other food too but the burger was so good I can't even remember.

1  Thank Lewis78
Reviewed August 26, 2014

Sit at the bar!!! Families and people who enjoy no room sit at the tables. The staff are lifers and the burgers are legendary. One constant complaint the home fries are super boring & need help...if u don't do fries you'd better step these up....More

3  Thank dressedforspace
Reviewed August 18, 2014

Tessaro's is known for their burgers, so to be honest it was no surprise that we enjoyed a great meal on our most recent visit. The burgers are wood fired, cooked to order, & pretty much one of the best you can find in the...More

Thank Brock M
Reviewed August 17, 2014

heard about this place and finally stopped in on a Saturday night. got seat at the bar. Had blue cheese burger. hit the spot. would go back again

Reviewed August 17, 2014

Recently, me, Mrs. Twisted (aka Mrs. T) and our daughter (aka Little Twisted) jumped in the Twisted mobile, set the compass to Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, and headed off to Tessaro's American Bar & Hardwood Grill. For those of you not familiar with the joint, Tessaro's...More

Thank Twistedintheburgh
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Ted J
December 25, 2014|
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Response from birdddurr | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any. I think no. That being said the burger is so huge and the side (hash browns/potato salad/veggies, etc) are so filling......One should not snack. You'll be lucky to finish the burger and side on an empty... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Bloomfield
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: +1 412-682-6809
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