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Lidia's

1400 Smallman St Ste A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4306
+1 412-552-0150
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (81 reviews)
“pasta trio” (143 reviews)
“tiramisu” (61 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1400 Smallman St Ste A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4306
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1 - 10 of 765 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to dine at Lidias pretty frequently and had not been in several years, so decided to go with another couple that had not been there. We got in and were seated, waiting for the other couple. After what seemed like a good bit...More

1  Thank snorkeler-6
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. Very sorry to hear that you did not have a positive experience. There are a few items that you mentioned that are rather concerning that I would like to look into. Can you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed Lidia’s. Food was excellent, service was great and atmosphere pleasant. Both dishes we had were delicious. A bit pricey, but this level of dining is value for the price. Note: don’t be confused by another Pittsburgh restaurant called Lydia’s near ppg, we...More

Thank kdustin
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. It's wonderful to hear that you had such a pleasant dining experience. Until next time, Ciao!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New Year's Eve was fast approaching, and not only did we forget to make reservations, but we had a last minute addition to the party. Somehow, we got into Lidia's in the Strip in Pittsburgh. We were hesitant, as it was an early seating, but...More

Thank Sirpicky
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Evening, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience so thoroughly! Please don't hesitate to visit us again soon and make sure you tell us what you like so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was really excited when my father-in-law invited us out for a holiday meal at Lidia's. I have watched some of her cooking shows and prepared a number of her recipes, usually with very good results. So, I was expecting a world-class dining experience. My...More

Thank MountnBiker
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I want to first say that I thank you for your feedback. We aim to satisfy our customers in every way possible and feedback, good, and bad helps us grow to achieve that. I am truly sorry that you weren't impressed with your experience. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been traveling into Pittsburgh for over 20 years and finally decided to try lidias. Dynamite restaurant. Tasty, homemade, fresh pasta, and super friendly service await. Food = very good. You will not be disappointed. Service, staff and delivery of food = excellent.More

Thank barymic
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Evening, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience so thoroughly! Please don't hesitate to visit us again soon and make sure you tell us what you like so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Back for a family birthday and had a very nice dinner. Excellent, friendly and knowledgeable service. Pasta trio which changes daily was very good. The pork shank Oslo buco was copious, well prepared and tasty as was the huge pork chop. Desserts all excellent. Only...More

Thank Sweetwater
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to respond on your review on our restaurant. We are so happy to hear that you had a great experience. In the future if you want to indulge in solely calamari for your appetizer please let us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After dining multiple times at Lidia’s restaurants in NYC, we were excited to take another couple to Lidia’s Pittsburgh to thank them for their hospitality. Unfortunately we were all disappointed with our meals. Even the signature Caesar salad, which I had talked up as being...More

1  Thank Rachel S
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Evening, I want to first say that I thank you for your feedback. We aim to satisfy our customers in every way possible and feedback, good, and bad helps us grow to achieve that. I am truly sorry that you weren't impressed with your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 5 went for a special night out and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Made the reservation through Tripadvisor/open table and were seated promptly when we arrived. The waitress was busy with some other tables, so the sommelier started us off with wine and took...More

Thank HappyJPTraveler
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your feedback and we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your meal. Until next time!,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lidia's features a tasting trio of pasta, which offers something for everyone. The pear and three cheese ravioli was heavenly! The kale pesto angel hair pasta with shrimp was good and the Italian sausage ragout with penne was delicious. The assortment of breads was a...More

Thank kimstamps
Mary S, Manager at Lidia's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your feedback and we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your meal. Until next time!,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of hype about this restaurant but it sure didn't live up to the hype. It is located down in the strip district just North of the convention center. Nice building with great ambiance. Reservations were required. Lots of wait staff but service was average....More

2  Thank DRJ469
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John B
28 October 2016|
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Response from fjmccarl | Reviewed this property |
THey have a decent wine list and I believe the corkage is $25.00
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EastCoastSteve
15 September 2016|
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Response from jkphillip | Reviewed this property |
I wore jeans at lunch and didn't feel out of place may be more formal at dinner
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31 May 2015|
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No dress code
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Smallman St Ste A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4306
    (15th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-552-0150
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