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61C Cafe

1839 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1605
+1 412-521-6161
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good12%
  • Average51%
  • Poor0%
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5 Jul 2017
“Granddaddy of the coffeehouses”
7 Aug 2012
“Pittsburgh Squirrel Hill Gem - Great coffee, free wifi, outside courtyard”
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1839 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1605
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Reviewed July 5, 2017

One of the first real coffeehouses in Squirrel Hill. Unpretentious, always good coffee, beautiful little patio outside to sit, sip and read...great service and wonderful baked goods.

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Reviewed August 7, 2012

Pittsburghers love their coffee and with free wifi! Was surprised to find this real coffee establishment on Murray Road, Squirrel Hill about 10 mins drive south east of downtown with a quaint courtyard with umbrellas and good feel inside. Excellent coffee but a little slow...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2008

I always like seeing local coffee shops when I travel. My favorite in Pittsburgh, and my second home when I lived here, is the 61C cafe, so named for the bus route that travels in front of the cafe. It's housed in the beautiful Squirrel...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2008

Nice atmosphere. Bought a smoothie so I could use their wireless but they don't have enough plugs. My battery lasted 20 minutes tops. It was a bit of a waste of my time but the smoothie was still yummy. :D

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Reviewed December 8, 2007

Familiarity breeds contempt.

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Reviewed November 12, 2007

The coffee is pretty good if you can get past the pretentious hipster staff, but isn't that why people go to independent cafes? If you don't like Belle & Sebastian don't expect to sit down for very long. Tables are pretty small, but just big...More

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  • Address: 1839 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1605
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Squirrel Hill South
  • Neighbourhood: Squirrel Hill South
  • Phone Number: +1 412-521-6161
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