We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Sesame Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
61 Station St, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-2848
+1 412-281-8282
Website
Today
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75

49 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 48: English reviews
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

I come here before dinner crowds for some quiet time and always enjoy it. No reservations, no hassle. The service is great, food is great. I think the price is reasonable for the portions you get (I always have to take some home). I love the atmosphere too. My favorite is the Amazing Chicken. I recommend it and recommend this... More 

Helpful?
Thank fiftyshades1986
Gulf Shores
Level Contributor
49 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Excellent food. Only issue was the stairs to enter the restaurant. This made it impossible for our relatives to join us for dinner.

Helpful?
Thank Brenda4755
Rochester, New York
Level Contributor
27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

Our family of 5 teens and 3 adults went to the Sesame Inn for lunch last weekend. We had never heard of the place but were looking for a place after our "just ducky tour!" Everyone really enjoyed the dishes. The sauces were delicious and light. My son loves pork dumplings and eats them everywhere we go - from NYC... More 

Helpful?
Thank BarbaraWin
Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

We travel about 45 minutes just to eat at the Sesame Inn. We love the variety but always seem to get the same thing since it is a homerun. The wait staff is always so friendly and very attentive. You can definitely taste the quality difference in their products . As far as some of the comments about the restaurant... More 

Helpful?
Thank KitesrHappytoTravel
Waterloo, Canada
Level Contributor
83 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

We arrived at this restaurant at 5:30pm and had the entire restaurant to ourselves. We chose this restaurant based on the magazine Pittsburgh places to eat and this restaurant was rated high by reviewers. We were very disappointed...the egg rolls were tasteless, as well as the lemon chicken dish which usually has a deep fried crust and tasty lemon sauce... More 

Helpful?
Thank Myra_11
Pittsburgh
Level Contributor
108 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2014

I recently dined at this Sesame Inn location on a Saturday evening around 7:00pm. I was surprised that literally we were the only table in the restaurant (not a single other table!). Normally we go to the North Hills or Mt Lebanon location. This location used to be one of my favorites and was always clean & delicious. Well this... More 

Helpful?
Thank Youngtegger
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2013

Good food; fun classy atmosphere with bar; friendly staff; open until 9 on weeknights. Also good for kids. Reasonable prices for lunch.

Helpful?
Thank Lesley H
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013 via mobile

Love the amazing chicken, egg rolls, and fried rice. My wife loves the chicken with string beans. One of the top three Chinese restaurants in Pittsburgh.

Helpful?
Thank Keith H
Level Contributor
20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2013

This place is awesome. it is hidden in Station Square on the second level and so worth discovering. The service is good and the general tso's chicken is a little crisp, a little spicy and a ton of deliciousness. As expected you get tea and soup with your meal and it is very reasonable. My wife and I split the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Monokid
Pittsburgh
Level Contributor
81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2013

We work in Station Square, so we do frequent the place often. Servers are super nice and know what we want and have half of our orders in before we even sit down. Have tried many items on the menu, love their Amazing chicken and fried rice dishes! Co-workers love the orange chicken and crab rangoons. The decor could be... More 

Helpful?
Thank Stacey D

Travellers who viewed Sesame Inn also viewed

 
Pittsburgh, PA
 

Been to Sesame Inn? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Station St, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-2848
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-281-8282

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Sesame Inn and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
10 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Sesame Inn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?