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Pamela's

1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
+1 412-422-9457
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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LOCATION
1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Love the lyonnaise potatoes. Yum. I haven't been disappointed yet. Love this place! There's consistency in all locations. You've gotta try it.

Thank felicia w
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Ate at Pamela's near Squirrel Hill and still can't get the experience out of my mind! Had a healthy and delicious veggie omelet with fantastic Lyonnaise potatoes. We shared an order of thin crispy blueberry hotcakes and regular hotcakes. Even though we were full, we...More

Thank sedona124
Reviewed 7 April 2017

we went around 9am and had to wait about 15min to get in. It's a little place next door to Waffalonia (also a must for dessert). The decor was cute, service was great, and food was even better! I had the blueberry crepe-style flapjacks with...More

Thank KennaK27
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Diner with massive pancakes that is popular with the locals. Not a health food place by any standard - lot's of greasy, tasty food. Diner looks like a throw back from the '50's but the wait staff are tattooed and surly. Food and coffee comes...More

Thank M E
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Although part of a city-wide chain, Pamela's Diners looks like it's been in operation since the 1950's. The decor is electric blue and chrome, and the chair feature red vinyl seats. It's located at the Eastern edge of the University cluster, so there are lots...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, quaint, local breakfast and lunch restaurant. Cash only. Excellent crepe style pancakes are their specialty. President and Mrs. Obama liked them so much when they were in Pittsburgh that they had the owners come to the White House to cook breakfast for some soldiers....More

Thank Kevinkeller71
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I've been at the restaurant a few times but finally got a chance to try it and it was worth the visit. The food was very good and served extremely fast. So if your hungry good place to stop in! Service was very nice and...More

Thank mfs20
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Waked into it by chance, though I had been recommended the place! Great place for lunch and breakfast! Friendly service! Yum grub!

Thank Aziza k
Reviewed 27 November 2016

this place is great! It is always packed but moves fast. The food is Heaven and the price is reasonable for the city. Everything you expect in a good diner: comfort food, good coffee, friendly service and a neighborhood meeting place. And EVERYONE is right,...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great spot to get some quality diner food and atmosphere. Nothing hi brow, just good food served as quickly as the kitchen can get it out given a busy lunch crowd Only takes cash so be prepared.

Thank Suet910
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 15:30
Thursday
07:30 - 15:30
Friday
07:30 - 15:30
Saturday
07:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-422-9457
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