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Wintzell's Oyster House - CLOSED

530 E Bruceton Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15236-4522
+1 412-650-9090
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
25 Sep 2015
“Family luncheon”
9 Jul 2015
“Where nobody knows your name,...and everything tastes the same.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Pub
530 E Bruceton Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15236-4522
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Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

We went here for lunch the other day, and it was ok. Not terribly busy, which is sometimes not a good sign, but service was ok, and the food was fine. I'd probably go back, but it wasn't anything spectacular.

Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 9 July 2015

If anyone knows how to deep fry the flavor out of seafood, it's Wintzell's. I've been here twice now,...the first time I had a Po Boy oyster sub. Looked nothing like what was on the menu - had about 1/2 of the ingredients shown on...More

Thank The_Olde_Boy
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

It's unfortunate that this nice place was never properly managed from the get go. Reputation of slow service and average food has has stuck. Went back last night after a long time to meet friends in the bar. After taking first drink order promptly, everything...More

Thank 412burgh
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Really the only thing that comes to mind when I think of this place is that it is just OK. The food, the service, the prices and the decor was all just OK. Don't go out of your way, but if your in the area....it...More

Thank Mickeymotto
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited wintzells to satisfy my craving for raw oysters. The oysters where great, she had the oyster sampler which she enjoyed and I had the seafood boil both dinners where good but nothing to seek out in the future. I do...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I decided to go to this restaurant and try their seafood. First off we ordered happy hour appetizers for $5.00. These consisted of onion rings, wings and mussels all were great. For our dinner my wife ordered the shrimp dinner and I...More

2  Thank BrisketKing
Reviewed 11 May 2015

The food was good. The oysters were very tasty and the other food that was eaten at the table was all enjoyed. The service was friendly. The initial wait was a little long and the kids mac and cheese had no flavor, but other than...More

1  Thank pennstate1994
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

So we were craving oysters on the half shell and didn't want to go too far. We had tried Wintzell's shortly after they opened a few times but hadn't been there recently. We sat in the bar on a Monday and it was very slow...More

1  Thank Fitter449
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Went there for dinner. Had the crab bites for appetizer, very tasty. Also had a half dozen of raw oysters......super! Presentation if the oyster appetizer tells me they care about their customers. They were served on a huge bed of ice. JO's oven broiled platter...More

2  Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 31 January 2015

My wife and I decided to try Wintzell's for lunch one day. It was the best thing we did all day. Although my wife does not like oysters she ordered the broiled white fish and loved every bite. I being the oyster lover of the...More

2  Thank JTOWN2014
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 530 E Bruceton Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15236-4522
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-650-9090
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