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1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
+1 412-904-4442
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork chop” (72 reviews)
“crab toast” (18 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
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Reviewed yesterday

Great food, great drinks, great service and amazing views. Have been here twice, and its always been excellent. Bread is made fresh in house and it shows.

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we travel, my husband and I keep reminding each other that too often we have found that a restaurant with an unforgettable view can get away with serving forgettable food. Not here! The view is, of course, fantastic. The restaurant itself is lovely. The...More

Thank keepmovingmom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a “special occasion” place. The view of Pittsburgh is breathtaking. The restaurant decor is comfortable and sophisticated. The food is fantastic. You will not be rushed thru dinner. The monster size pork chop was the favorite of our group . Everything was delicious...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I ate here for my belated Mother’s Day gift. It was delicious. I had a pork chop which was cooked to perfection, so tender and juicy. My daughter had a chicken dish and it was also good. Dessert was wonderful, so nicely...More

Thank Lazlo44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I flew from Los Angeles and were planning on eating at this place for our anniversary dinner. He works for the movie studios and was here working on a movie when he discovered this restaurant and told me about it. We made...More

3  Thank kimberleetalsma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The website states nothing about there being a dress code. My wife and I flew from Los Angeles and made reservations for our anniversary dinner and they wouldn’t seat us. The staff were extremely unprofessional and were unapologetic about the situation and wouldn’t try to...More

2  Thank Studiopainter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our fourth visit and we took four visiting friends. The cocktails, appetizers and bread were unique and delicious. The entrees were over cooked and not very sophisticated based on the menu. There are better choices in Pittsburgh.

1  Thank PGHDowntowners
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our daughter out after her award ceremonies at Pitt! Special view of Pittsburgh, delicious food and great service! We had one special 🍤 dish , pork chop from menu and Salmon preparation to die for .

Thank Joseph M K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, the service at Altius couldn't be better for us, we were enthusiastically shown to our table which probably had the best view in the entire restaurant. We started with some really excellent cocktails, which were soaked up with some popcorn, followed by an amuse...More

1  Thank 11A1B11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Altius. The view is second to none. Last time we visited was back in winter time. We decided to visit midweek a few weeks ago. The service remains great. However the food was a bit disappointing for the high Altius' standards. As appetizer...More

Thank pek352018
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24 August 2018|
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Response from SSBN635 | Reviewed this property |
Altius does NOT serve Brunch. They open at 5:00PM 7 days a week for Dinner only.
24 August 2018|
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Response from CT-and-JJ | Reviewed this property |
We only went for dinner. I am not sure about brunch
24 April 2018|
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Response from ShareMyExperience | Reviewed this property |
Business casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 45
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-904-4442
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As Executive Chef & Partner of Altius, Jessica Gibson’s approach to contemporary American cuisine is refined and modern with a respect for the integrity and quality of her ingredient driven menu. Your first visit may be for the view, but you will return again and again to enjoy one of Pittsburgh’s premiere fine dining experiences.
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