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Cafe du Jour

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Southside Flats
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1107 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1153
+1 412-488-9695
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19:00 - 22:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

Cafe du Jour does not advertise, yet they are always busy because the food is delicious, fresh and prepared with loving care. Paul the owner is very hands on in this little intimate cafe. The kitchen is open to the room. In the colder weather the room collects the wonderful aromas of the cooking food. In the summer it is... More 

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Thank Marv R
Monroeville
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Excellent food and service. Reminds me of a quaint European café with even better food. Locally made dessert was a real treat. Steaks done perfectly

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Thank Ralph M
Pittsburgh
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

We always take visitors to Pittsburgh here because the food is always so great, yet varied. You can see him at work right near the window. Kind of amazing what they produce out of a space smaller than most home kitchens. It's small inside, but in nice months, you can have dinner on the patio in the back, which is... More 

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Thank Steely M
Pittsburgh
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83 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Wow, some really good, some ok , some missing and the mouse scampering around on the patio definitely not good. We found out after we were there awhile on Wednesday evening the restaurant was soon closing on the weekend for some needed rejuvenations. Being a birthday celebration for my daughter I let several problems and deficiencies go which a good... More 

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Thank Geoffrey K
London, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Love the vibe here... Small location but amazing menu. Salmon was awesome and we could has chilled in their back garden all night.

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Thank Leah W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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74 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Important to know: This is a cash-only, BYOB restaurant. Be prepared. The best thing about this restaurant is the outdoor seating area; it's tiny and rustic, but it features a little grotto and pond with white lights that is utterly charming, a small oasis in an urban setting. Of course, the food is excellent. They have a small, but tasty... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

**Please be advised that this restaurant is CASH ONLY. This is also a BYOB establishment that will add a small charge to your bill for use of their glassware.** I visited Cafe du Jour with a large group for an early dinner (5pm). The restaurant itself is a tiny place with a few indoor place settings and a larger outdoor... More 

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Thank TheInfamousSpongee
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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196 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend her family and i went to cafe du jour yesterday for dinner. It was great. Now this was my second time going there and i enjoyed it both times. We ordered the spinach dip which is probably the best spinach dip I've ever had. I then ordered the pork chop dinner which was really good and was one... More 

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Thank Christopher J
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

I have visited this French inspired restaurant several times. The food is 5 star quality at a very reasonable price. A small intimate setting, byob and reservations required. A must for anyone looking for a great meal.

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Thank vernafec
Canton, Ohio
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163 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

Let me start by saying we were a half hour late for our reservation because we mistakenly noted the wrong time when we made the reservation. I appreciate that this did not seem to affect our service, which was friendly and professional. Our appetizer was very good, Camembert w/apples, fig and walnuts on crostini, and my salmon and hubby's chicken... More 

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Thank Sherry H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1107 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1153
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Southside Flats
  • Neighbourhood: Southside Flats
  • Phone Number: +1 412-488-9695

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?