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Robert Wholey's

1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
+1 412-391-3737
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish sandwich” (77 reviews)
“sushi” (29 reviews)
“smelts” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow we had s blast. Got there at 930. And got a spot in free parking lot. Filled s cart with crab shrimp beef ham chicken sausage kielbasa crackers calamari smelts. Great service fun environment. Always friendly. Best place to get it all and fantastic...More

Thank Theorchidmoon
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We walked over to this place based on a local recommendation....totally worth it. Great price for even better food. We were there a little after the lunch rush so there was plenty of seating available. Had the lobster mac&cheese, homemade chips, cod and shrimp. Delicious....More

Thank CalgaryLaura
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is one crazy busy place! Hubby and I love seafood so we stop here when shopping in the Strip District. You can find so many items from produce, seafood, meats and more. Allow enough time to browse and look around; there is so much...More

Thank Joni S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was my first trip to the Strip.our fish sandwiches were so darn good.i had no idea thete was seating upstairs.my cousin knew.

1  Thank Cheryl A
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Dine at Wholey's anytime travel takes us to the "Strip District". The Whiting fish sandwich also works well. Fries and cole slaw are excellent - make any sandwich a combo for only $3 more - includes a drink. Where can you eat a fresh complete...More

Thank gulfcoastdave
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We love Wholey's. We got a little of everything. Lobster mac and cheese is the best I've ever had, lobster sliders amazing and the homemade chips are great. We also had oysters on the half shell, amazing as well.

Thank TravelinGirlB
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My friend highly recommended it and we were not disappointed. Its fried just right...only thing, its a big sandwich...may want to share. Definitely try the lobster mac and cheese!

Thank Adriana R
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Crab cake sandwiches, cod, smelts, excellent. Fish was fresh, the fish sandwich is the star,the lobster macaroni was also great.

1  Thank reemahglobal89
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Great fish market. The kids loved this place and so did the adults. The fish sandwich were gigantic.

1  Thank michiganclear
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We stopped in at Robert Wholey's for lunch. It was amazing to watch people order fish and the worker go over to a tank of live fish, grab a large net, and snatch up the amount of fish you ordered. The fish were cleaned to...More

Thank GrumpyandtheOldLady
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Strip District
  • Neighbourhood: Strip District
  • Phone Number: +1 412-391-3737
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We are proud to say we have been selling fresh fish, seafood, meat, and poultry since 1912.
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