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5527 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
+1 412-683-1003
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“hotcakes” (44 reviews)
“pancakes” (151 reviews)
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8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5527 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I ordered Gail's Favorite Eggs. They were very tasty! Scrambled eggs with cream cheese and scallions. Served with Lyonnaise potatoes and toast. I would definitely order this again!

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent as always!! Faster seating and service than Strip location. The crape pancakes are a must have and I never eat pancakes.

Thank TMoorenTad
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great breakfast in a diner like atmosphere. There are three locations in Pittsburg serving the same great food. The pricing is very moderate for the quantity and quality. I had two eggs and ham that come with a side order of two of...More

Thank nancy s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I shared a croissant French toast and an omelette with my husband, and we loved the variety of flavors and ingredients in both. The walnuts were the best part of the croissants, and the side of potatoes was the best part of the omelette meal....More

Thank MrsPsPicks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good breakfast here before heading to CMU for a tour. Nothing special. Defiantly nothing deserving of 4.5 stars here. But it was a solid diner for breakfast. We’ll go back.

Thank KHernan
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here many times. It is a great place for lunch and brunch. Actually it’s perfect. The dishes are big and enough for 2 person too share 👍 Every time when I decided to go for brunch here is my first option. Highly recommended.

Thank Mitra S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I just wish they had gluten free bread. The omelettes are hearty and flavorful, the coffee is hot and good. I just miss toast when I go there.

Thank tarao533
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Typical diner fare. We went here for breakfast & found it noisy and the food a bit greasy. Didn't sit well on our stomachs. Be prepared to pay CASH. Credit cards not accepted.

Thank ZanneHall
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Family members met us here for our out of town visit and we loved this place. It is a small diner, well known in PA and we can understand why. The breakfast here is really good. Do not miss the pancakes as they are the...More

Thank DMHappyTravel
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We originally went to the Forbes Ave. location on Sunday during Pitt Family Weekend, but were told the wait was over an hour. Instead, we headed over to Walnut St., since that was closer to our hotel. The one negative to our visit there was...More

Thank AmusingMomLara
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5527 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-683-1003
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