We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Verde Mexican Kitchen and Cantina - CLOSED

5491 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3481
+1 412-404-8487
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
1 Oct 2015
“Happy they offerred vegetarian items, but now they are closed for six weeks.”
26 Sep 2015
“Fake mexican food!”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5491 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3481
More restaurants in Pittsburgh
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 1 October 2015

We liked this place because we could walk to it, and the food is pretty good (authentic or not). My girlfriend was quite happy with the chicken mole and I was happy there was a sort of tofu enchilada. But it turned out our last...More

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Hi folks, I just wanted to inform you that if you are all looking for some real Mexican food, this is not the place to go. I went there on a weekend because I was craving Mexican food and when I got there , we...More

Thank Rene B
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Charming indoor and outdoor dining. Glass on two sides, two garage doors open to the outdoor patio. View of Penn Avenue. Simple, effective decor, friendly service, nice bar area, extensive tequila offerings. Fresh, warm tortilla chips with incredible Guacamole!delicious salsa verde. The chicken enchiladas were...More

Thank DND7676
Reviewed 20 July 2015

The food stood out at this restaurant, but the service was a little lacking. Note the $3 charge for chips and salsa at a Mexican restaurant (?) The margarita pitchers were pretty good, and they have a fairly extensive tequila tasting menu. The tacos were...More

Thank Eelyo
Reviewed 10 July 2015

That's what I thought until I visited Casa Verde! We went for a tequila tasting and had a great time! The bartender was extremely knowledgeable and Jeff, the owner, also contributed. It's amazing what you don't know! Our tasting was followed by dinner and again,...More

Thank Beth F
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

I really really wanna like this place. I do. It's why I have gone back even 3x assuming I hit it in an odd night. Seems 3 off nights now. Margaritas are good, took 15 min to get drinks, we were one of 5 tables...More

Thank plysy
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We went through a couple of pitchers of margaritas and had a good selection of soft tacos. Service was excellent and helpful. My daughter and her friend really enjoyed the meal.

Thank Scotch27
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I visited early on a Friday evening without a reservation. Our table for two was the only one not reserved though the place looked empty. A half hour later, we looked up from our conversation to see the place packed! The menu included a variety...More

Thank Yinzer13
Reviewed 30 March 2015

The fish tacos are great as well as the green salsa. The Chicken Taco soup tasted very good.. I did not eat the most of the dark meat because the connective tissue from the legs was not trimmed off the leg meat. I suggest that...More

Thank Oliver P
Reviewed 18 March 2015

This isn't your corner cantina. It is definitely upscale, new American, cutting-edge Mexican. The drinks are excellent, the food is great; service was a little spotty, as it was hard to find our waitress at times, but she was very friendly and everything came as...More

Thank BakerNomi
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Muddy Waters Oyster Bar
45 reviews
.79 km away
The Twisted Frenchman
39 reviews
.80 km away
Whitfield Restaurant
76 reviews
.68 km away
brgr
136 reviews
.79 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shadyside
123 reviews
1.12 km away
Pittsburgh Glass Center Studios
14 reviews
.04 km away
Center for PostNatural History
12 reviews
1.00 km away
East Liberty Presbyterian Church
5 reviews
.73 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5491 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3481
    (Fairmount)
  • Public Transportation: Save the parking hassle and take the bus! Consult the Port Authority website for details on the 88 (up/down Penn Ave), 87 (from downtown), 77 (from Monroeville), and more.
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-404-8487
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing