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229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
+1 412-661-5656
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, great food and fantastic service. It was worth the cab ride from downtown. If you’re in Pittsburgh, you don’t want to miss this place.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casbah was one of the very first restaurants I visited when I first moved to Pittsburgh way back when. It quickly became a favorite of both mine and my family's. We love to bring our friends and family here. The service is typically always excellent....More

Thank Gabrielle S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casbah creatively presented my halibut with a salad that included pickled brussel sprouts, beets, and apple slices. The fish was much tastier than the usual ho hum halibut. (If you order this dish, I would skip the beet salad, unless you have a beet fetish.)...More

Thank lhs76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Casbah is located on the other side of the City in which I live but I decided to make the 50 minute drive anyway. My wife and I wanted to enjoy a special dinner and the Casbah came through! I ordered Filet and my...More

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Birthday Brunch Everything from start to finish was excellent! My friend and I came to Casbah on a Sunday afternoon. Although we arrived earlier than our scheduled reservation we were seated immediately. Our server was friendly and answered all my friends inquiries regarding the vegetarian...More

Thank Divatrails
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The brunch comes with a drink, a starter and a main.The pear mimosas were great as was the salty dog. We had very tasty creamy polenta, crab omelet,eggs Benedict and ample smoked salmon. The highlight was the poached lamb dish, unusual and very tasty.Highly recommend...More

Thank marco_polo2K
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely night out, sitting inside the covered and heated patio. Our server was attentive, helpful in making selections. We started with salads, and both the arugula and beet options were very good. The greens are dark and spicy. The bread basket was...More

Thank MSC73
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A local Pittsburgher recommended this restaurant to us three out-of-towners . With a reservation we entered the warm, bustling Casbah on a chilly Saturday night. We were seated downstairs in a comfy booth. We all loved the wine suggested by our waitress as well as...More

Thank ellen r
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Not much to say beyond it was just boring. The food wasn't either good or bad. Our service was good, though. This is a "dependable" institution kind of place, I guess.

Thank PChocolat
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant! Our server Oliver made our lunch very special with great service and good suggestions. Nice list of wine by glass and good dessert list,

Thank fjmccarl
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23 July 2016|
Response from Clare M | Reviewed this property |
I am a customer and cannot answer that question sorry.
30 May 2016|
Response from johnlinberg | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
Nancy G
26 May 2016|
Response from Liz B | Reviewed this property |
We sat outside in a tent. I would ask for inside seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
    (Alder Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-661-5656
  • E-mail
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