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Primanti Bros.

1832 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1708
+1 412-381-2583
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good24%
  • Average30%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
12 Aug 2017
“Weekend visit”
2 Jul 2017
“Good ”
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American, Bar
1832 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1708
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was very excited about trying Primanti Bros. after hearing so much about their sandwiches from food shows and people in Pittsburgh. It was my first time in Pittsburgh to check off a bucket list Steelers home game. We first attempted to try the Original...More

Thank BODDCalifornia
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My family tried Primanti Brothers for the first (and last) time on our recent summer vacation. We went in with the mindset of "when in Rome...". The Carson Street location had a hole-in-the-wall restaurant in the back and what seemed to be a bar in...More

Thank MonicaMonica
PrimantiBros, Manager at Primanti Bros., responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Great local sandwich shop. Huge sandwiches w fries on it! Hole in the wall, good prices. Had the corned beef. Slaw on it was great.

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Pretty good food. Service was also. Quick. I have to say more words. Even more. Still not enough. Ugh.

Thank David M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Food was good, who doesn't want fries and crispy slaw in the middle of your sandwich? I got the GF version, so no bread, and it was still good and they didn't skimp of the portion. Service was good and the girl was busy. I...More

Thank SWPAgirl
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I can't say for sure that it is. It's a bit hectic and chaotic there, with no real instructions on how to order/pay/sit, etc. Once we figured out that we had to go up to the bar in the back to order (instead of a...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My friends told me the history of this small chain - going back to the time when steelworkers needs a very fast lunch. The meal was great and the atmosphere was fun. Our party of 6 each ordered something different and everyone was pleased!

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Heard so many good things about this place and unfortunately it failed on all aspects. Our sandwiches were extremely bland (deluxe egg and capicola) with soggy fries, the drinks weren't bad, to top it off i had to hunt Down our waitress at least 3...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Was told great place to eat food was terrible they took out frozen meat not even fresh burger served with cold fries and slaw will not go back

Thank mike r
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Delicious Pitts-burgher cheese steak and excellent service provided by David. We enjoyed a family friend meal in a great environment!

Thank dinamariet2016
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1832 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1708
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Southside Flats
  • Neighbourhood: Southside Flats
  • Phone Number: +1 412-381-2583
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