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229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
+1 412-661-5656
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Something was very good, something was very bad. Very bad: Cocktail "Song of ice and fire" is incredible spicy, impossible to drink, waitress should warn visitors about it. Bad: Arugula salad Bad: Sometimes little mouses run on the floor and nobody care. Bad+Good: Octopus was...More

Thank ariacas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are in the middle of dinner and I a just couldn't contain myself, I had to write something, it is that good!!! Top 5 Mediterranean restaurants I ever ate in.. Everything, from the bread, the drinks, the hummus, everything is off the charts good..

Thank travelerNYC1972
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have 11 in the party with five kids . The have been to this restaurent since it opened but first time for brunch. We sat under the tent on the nice Sunday at 11am. The brunch of 28 dollars is an excellent deal, you...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 3 August 2017

we were invited to join our friends fro Pittsburgh for dinner on a Monday night. The place was fully pack with include outdoor seating during summer months. On a hot/humid day that won't be a great choice since there's very stuffy with no direct AC....More

Thank Philip F
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My wife and I visited the Casbah and it was a great experience. Our server, Brian, was very knowledgeable and helpful with our selections. He was very attentive but not overbearing. Brian certainly helped make the evening so enjoyable. Each item ordered could not have...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We've been here for a wedding upstairs and in the normal dining area. Both times the food was great and the wait staff was very helpful and polite.

Thank DieselG
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited casbah for the first time after reading so many positive reviews. We weren't disappointed! We got the calamari and arugula salad to start. I got the short rib ravioli and he got the duck. Everything was delicious. We'd definitely like...More

Thank Kayla C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Touted as Mediterranean but more Italian than expected. That said the food was wonderful. Add a nice bottle of wine and friendly service and have a nice night out.

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

it would be hard to surpass the Casbah brunch. The food was scrumptious - and way too much of it. Champagne was included with the yummy dishes to make it even better. We had the salmon with capers appetizer. Wow!! I had the eggs benedict...More

Thank travelwithdebbiek
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We always enjoyed going to Casbah, we haven't been back in years. We sat outside and it just seemed a little dated. The service was good as was the food. We asked the waiter which pasta he would recommend and he advised he'd do a...More

Thank fredraymond522
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24 July 2016|
Response from Clare M | Reviewed this property |
I am a customer and cannot answer that question sorry.
30 May 2016|
Response from johnlinberg | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
Nancy G
26 May 2016|
Response from Liz B | Reviewed this property |
We sat outside in a tent. I would ask for inside seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
    (Alder Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-661-5656
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