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Primanti Bros.

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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4501 Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-9656
+1 412-921-6677
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Pittsburgh
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My husband and I would frequent this location almost every Tuesday. We always had great service and good time (unless there's a Pittsburgh game on. They turn it up nice and loud so no one can miss a beat). These last couple times, this was not the case. Our waitress last time was very rude. We were there for "Family... More 

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Thank MitnaR
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I've been to many Primanti Brothers in Pittsburgh and tonight was THE WORST service ever. The restaurant wasn't even at 50% capacity. We ordered fried pickles for starters which took nearly a half hour to get. It then took another 15-20 minutes to get our sandwiches. Our waitress, Kristin, had a pissy attitude with us and rarely came to the... More 

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Thank Hood424
Cleveland
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Famous Pittsburgh sandwich with French fries and cole slaw on the sandwich. Fries are awesome! Definitely get the fried zucchini appetizer too!

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Thank TheHubbardsOhio
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Always a good place to eat or grab food on the go. Easy to get to. Sometimes very busy, not long waiting.

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Thank David C
Eighty Four, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Ordered the egg and cheese sandwich and my guest ordered the Rubén sandwich for lunch with great anticipation. When it came out we both grabbed a fry and had the same look on our face....they were cold. Oh well, the rest of the sandwich would be good or so we thought. The bread was not very fresh and the sandwiches... More 

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Thank JimOKelly
PA
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116 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We used to go here a lot - especially for Happy Hour. Lately the kitchen has been slow, food has been greasy & servers have been unapologetic & off their game. My husband waited 15 min for a beer, then it was the wrong kind. So, he waited another 20 min for it to be replaced. Then they served us... More 

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Jeromesville, Ohio
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Busy family oriented restaurant. Good sandwich. Lots of kid noises, the food was really good and the service was fine. Waitress did a lot of work fast.

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Thank ewlarson546
Twin Lakes, Wisconsin
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130 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We ate at the restaurant downtown earlier in the day and my adult sons loved the beef. Enough that we stopped at this location on the way home from the game and got another order, this time to-go. They raved about the bread in particular, but the flavor of the beef was excellent.

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Thank KampOC
Toronto, Canada
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264 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Certainly an interesting place. Great prices and good food. The sandwich is what they are known for and includes coleslaw, tomatoes, French fries and your choice of meat! Make sure to leave room as it is a large sandwich! Certainly recommend stopping at one of their locations.

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Thank travbud1
Milwaukee, WI
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We decided to stay make an overnight pit stop only so we can have a sandwich at the Primanti Brothers. We drove all the way from WI to eat the legendary sandwich and we were not disappointed. I had the pollock sandwich and my husband had the pastrami sandwich. Both were excellent. The coleslaw and french fries were perfect. All... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4501 Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-9656
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-921-6677
Description
Home of the Almost Famous Sandwich! Half Priced Happy Hour Every Day!

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