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Dor-Stop Restaurant

1430 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-2617
+1 412-561-9320
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“french toast” (33 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1430 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-2617
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Pitt on a business trip and having a couple hours to kill before my flight I popped on TA to find a local dive...found it! We ventured here for lunch because they serve breakfast all day. I ordered the french toast and...More

Thank Dmt1230
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is your basic, but really good, place for breakfast or lunch. the menu is complete and the food is a little better than average. service is friendly and fast.

Thank roadguyPittsburgh_Pa
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Stopped in here while visiting with relatives in Dormont. This place is fantastic! I always look for restaurants listed in "Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives" spots when traveling. Some are good, others not so much... Dor Stop is excellent! Simple decor, filled with regulars, we had...More

Thank talkslikeaduck
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I'm sorry to report that my food was borderline gross. I had the country eggs benedict. The hollandaise sauce had no flavor. The eggs were basic easy-over eggs. The sausage was gross, it had almost no flavor and there was at least one gross piece...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 9 February 2018

It was cold, there was a long wait, and we had an infant with us.. but I am glad we stuck around! Despite being slammed the staff was kind and prompt, and the food was excellent! The hashbrowns..WOW, probably the best I have ever had....More

Thank jasoto
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This restaurant seems to be very popular as well it should be. Great little breakfast spot- parking and lines attest to its popularity. We had the raspberry french toast- good. Great coffee. Quick service once your seated and very efficient staff.

Reviewed 10 January 2018

Hubby and I haven't been in Dormont for a good while but the urge for pancakes came on us as we were driving through the area. From past experience we knew the Dor-Stop had superb pancakes. The egg breakfasts seemed a bit pricey but for...More

Thank Joni S
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We had no idea where to eat breakfast or brunch but we stopped here while in Pittsburgh. To our surprise, we picked a restaurant that was featured on diners, drive ins and dives. Woohoo I ordered three egg whites, toast and French fries. Slam dunk...More

Thank luckeycharm
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This Diner hits all of the marks! The coffee, even though it is "diner" coffee is very good and the waitress never let our cups get cool or empty. The food was very good and I especially liked the homemade potato pancakes - it was...More

Thank Diana15241
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Went for Sunday brunch, as it seems most people do in Pittsburgh. Had about 45 min wait but so worth it. They had a special called Blueberry Crumble French Toast. I was worried the blueberry topping was going to be canned and gooey. So not...More

Thank CTeddie2
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1430 Potomac Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-2617
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-561-9320
An American family diner known for its made from scratch hotcakes and French toast as seen on the Food Network's Diners, Drive-ins & Dives. Serving breakfast and lunch during all business hours.
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