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Best of Pittsburgh Guide

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Pittsburgh
Steel and coal may have built this city, and you'll see the names "Mellon" and "Carnegie" on an awful lot of things, but Pittsburgh has come a long way from its gritty, industrial past. The Waterfront Complex, a collection of shops, restaurants, a cinema and even a water park, was recently built on the site of the former Bethlehem Steel Works, and two new professional sports stadiums have opened downtown in just the past two years. However, history buffs will delight in a visit to sites like the Point State Park (home of the Fort Pitt Museum) and the Duquesne Incline, where you can ride an antique cable car and browse displays about this unique form of transport. If you don't mind the extra drive, a trip to Frank... more Steel and coal may have built this city, and you'll see the names "Mellon" and "Carnegie" on an awful lot of things, but Pittsburgh has come a long way from its gritty, industrial past. The Waterfront Complex, a collection of shops, restaurants, a cinema and even a water park, was recently built on the site of the former Bethlehem Steel Works, and two new professional sports stadiums have opened downtown in just the past two years. However, history buffs will delight in a visit to sites like the Point State Park (home of the Fort Pitt Museum) and the Duquesne Incline, where you can ride an antique cable car and browse displays about this unique form of transport. If you don't mind the extra drive, a trip to Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater makes a rewarding detour. less

All things to do » Things to do

Bicycle Heaven
Bicycle Heaven
Bicycle Heaven is the World's largest bicycle museum and bike shop.
Attraction type: Speciality Museums
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PNC Park
PNC Park
This retro, yet modern, urban park incorporates classic design elements with modern amenities for both spectators and athletes.
Attraction type: Arenas & Stadiums
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Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
Owner description: A green oasis in the middle of Pittsburgh’s vibrant Oakland neighborhood, Phipps has provided a world-class garden experience to its visitors since 1893. Visit to discover... more Owner description: A green oasis in the middle of Pittsburgh’s vibrant Oakland neighborhood, Phipps has provided a world-class garden experience to its visitors since 1893. Visit to discover breathtaking seasonal flower shows and special exhibits, a nationally-recognized orchid collection, butterflies, botanical gardens, fun family activities, and much more. less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Gardens
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Mount Washington
Mount Washington
Located directly south of downtown Pittsburgh, this lively neighborhood boasts an active business district in addition to scenic parks and recreational activities.
Attraction type: Neighbourhoods; Mountains
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Heinz Memorial Chapel
Heinz Memorial Chapel
Attraction type: Sacred & Religious Sites; Historic Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Jean-Marc Chatellier's French Bakery
Jean-Marc Chatellier's French Bakery
Ranked #1 of 2,266 Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Price: US$ 1 - US$ 20
Cuisines: French
Good for: Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout
Prantl's Bakery
Prantl's Bakery
Ranked #2 of 2,266 Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Price: US$ 1 - US$ 20
Cuisines: American
Good for: Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Dining options: Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available, Reservations, Street Parking, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Gaucho Parrilla Argentina
Gaucho Parrilla Argentina
Ranked #3 of 2,266 Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American
Good for: Child-friendly, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Istanbul Sofra
Istanbul Sofra
Ranked #4 of 2,266 Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Price: US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisines: Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern
Good for: Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Altius
Altius
Ranked #5 of 2,266 Restaurants in Pittsburgh
Price: US$ 30 - US$ 45
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Fairfield Inn & Suites Pittsburgh Neville Island
2.5 of 5
Fairfield Inn & Suites Pittsburgh Neville Island
US$ 88 - US$ 155
Ranked #41 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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MainStay Suites Pittsburgh Airport
2.5 of 5
MainStay Suites Pittsburgh Airport
US$ 76 - US$ 106
Ranked #44 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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Candlewood Suites - Pittsburgh Airport
2.5 of 5
Candlewood Suites - Pittsburgh Airport
US$ 84 - US$ 122
Ranked #47 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Homewood Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown
3.0 of 5
Homewood Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Downtown
US$ 152 - US$ 368
Ranked #1 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
4.5 of 5
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh
US$ 173 - US$ 367
Ranked #2 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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Drury Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown
3.0 of 5
Drury Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh Downtown
US$ 168 - US$ 317
Ranked #3 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

The Inn on Negley
4.0 of 5
The Inn on Negley
US$ 150 - US$ 240
Ranked #1 of 12 Pittsburgh B&B and Inns
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Fairmont Pittsburgh
4.5 of 5
Fairmont Pittsburgh
US$ 241 - US$ 594
Ranked #6 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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Omni William Penn Hotel
4.0 of 5
Omni William Penn Hotel
US$ 169 - US$ 402
Ranked #7 of 75 Hotels in Pittsburgh
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