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Orient Express

4609 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3712
+1 412-622-7232
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  • Excellent40%
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  • Average0%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jul 2017
“Asian food mostly for students”
8 Apr 2017
“Cheap Asian food”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
4609 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3712
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went into Pittsburgh to spend some time at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History and decided to stop at the Oriental Express. It was snowing outside and we wanted something warm and the Wong tong soup was amazing. The broth was...More

Thank Andreanna N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We have taken groups here since it opened years ago , mainly students , proximity to Pitt and CMU .Decor is modern . Service is ok as expected for a fast food place Variety of noodles , rice dishes and Chineses American dished. .A quick...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Would have given 5 if not for the subjective service standards sometimes, and the takeaway is not as nice. But the General tso chicken is a must try, and it's so close CMU!

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

The only reason that I gave the place four stars is the convenient location. The food is above average but definitely not the best in Pittsburgh, but I think I will visit again because it is only a five-minute walk from my CMU dorm, which...More

Thank Annie Z
Reviewed 5 March 2016

The staff was rude, the food was tasteless. The portions were large though and it was relatively quick.

Thank Piotr M
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Great little Asian Restaurant between University of Pittsburgh and CMU. Good prices. Clean restaurant. Delicious food. Very fast and friendly service.

Thank Rowlaw
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Despite the cold demeanor of the head lady cashier/owner, this place is worth going to. The food is delicious and is prepared ungodly quickly.

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 29 June 2013

My friend and I went to the Orient Express now a couple of times for lunch. The place is clean and efficient, service is quick but the food overall is good. The size of the portions if also quite generous and we usually take something...More

Thank zwipsel1982
Reviewed 21 March 2013

For being such a small restaurant, this place is pretty darn good. A lot of college kids eat here, for it's located between CMU and Pitt University. Quick service doesn't mean the food isn't properly prepared. Only one suggestion, could the lady at the register...More

Thank luv2travelPittsburgh
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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  • Address: 4609 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > North Oakland
  • Neighbourhood: North Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 412-622-7232
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