2019 Best Restaurants with the Best Food in Pittsburgh Area

Top Rated Restaurants
in Pittsburgh

When it comes to reviewing and recommending restaurants, we believe that what is on the plate is by far the most important factor. We rate the food on a 20-point scale. Our take on the décor, service, ambience, wine list and other factors are explored within our full reviews, which are simply a click away.

Presented in alphabetical order, these Top 10 Restaurants earned the highest food ratings in Pittsburgh.
 
American, Seafood, Steakhouse
The Carlton
14/20
The Carlton is a business lunch and dinner mainstay. See More

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2/

Casbah

Mediterranean, North African, Contemporary
Casbah
15/20
Upscale yet casual dining at this kitchen and wine bar with a daily-changing, market-based menu. See More

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3/

Cure

14/20
More than a neighborhood establishment, Cure keeps Pittsburgh's dining scene in touch with the latest culinary developments. See More
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4/

Kaya

Caribbean, Contemporary, Small Plates
Kaya
14/20
Vibrant colors and flavors appeal to those seeking a lively dining experience in the Strip District. See More

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5/

Legume

Bistro, American, European
14/20
Homespun American eatery with a daily changing menu. See More

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Nine on Nine
14/20
Nine on Nine delivers an elegant dining experience. See More

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Spoon
15/20
Always creating meals and drinks with finesse, Spoon remains among the most relevant local restaurants. See More

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14/20
Straightforward Italian dishes shine at Stagioni. See More
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14/20
Indulgence is the theme at this gastropub in Pittsburgh's Little Italy. See More

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Umi Japanese Restaurant
16/20
Mr. Shu offers sushi, sashimi and an omakase in a serene space. See More

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