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Suite 205, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
+1 412-682-1298
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Lots of university students

Shadyside sits close to 2 big universities and this area is full of college students. Many eateries... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Still nice but less so than it used to be!

First let me tell you that I go back to the Gazebo Restaurant, and Ruth Young Dress Shop days. In... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Filled with many shops, boutiques, cafes and bars, this neighborhood is home to many Carnegie Mellon college students during the school year.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suite 205, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
+1 412-682-1298

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Shadyside sits close to 2 big universities and this area is full of college students. Many eateries exist in this area.

Thank raoulpinto
Reviewed 5 days ago

First let me tell you that I go back to the Gazebo Restaurant, and Ruth Young Dress Shop days. In those days this was the place to go to either people watch or very high end shop. The visitors have not changed much but the...More

Thank bettyc670
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shadyside is an interesting area set near 2 large universities, Pitt and CMU, so the area has a lot of college aged people. Great little stores and restaurants on Walnut Street will definitely give you something to look into and enjoy. Also, make sure to...More

Thank Lorraine G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Between the alluring smells of Prantl's bakery (almond torte must be tried and the best Chinese food in Pittsburgh at China Palace, Walnut street has it all. Some chain stores like Apple, Lulu Lemon, Jcrew, and Banana Republic, but also unique boutiques with beautiful window...More

Thank Joumana K
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This neighborhood is a fun collection of bars, trendy clothing shops and unique restaurants. Lots of fun!

Thank LadyDi1162
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very nice part of Pittsburgh where live almost only students, young people and really nice tourist place with it's shops, restaurants and little cafe's.

Thank Zara A
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you have the chance, park the car and have a nice walk around Shadyside. The shops and restaurants in this area are beautiful. Enjoy the main street with all the new and upcoming restaurants. A foodie friendly area. :) Enjoy

Thank TimeToTellTheTruth
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Shadyside quaint little shopping area with a few bars and restaurants. Unfortunately we went late at night so most of the stores are closed but I could see spending a few hours here just wandering around. Mario's looked loud and busy so we settled for...More

Thank Nez D
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Since we couldn't find a place in Pittsburgh to stroll around and do some shopping in stores and boutiques , we took a cab to Shadyside . It has lots of small shops to browse in , as well as nice restaurants.

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Shadyside is an upscale, trendy area of Pittsburgh with a variety of shops, boutiques, restaurants, coffee houses, bars, lounges and much more. It is an area of beautiful Victorian homes. Shadyside is another one of Pittsburgh's many diverse neighborhoods

Thank Thomas C
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