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The Commoner

$$ - $$$American, ,
458 Strawberry Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1805
+1 412-230-4800
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (46 reviews)
“scotch egg” (16 reviews)
“lamb stew” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
458 Strawberry Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1805
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1 - 10 of 447 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was cold and I was staying at the Hotel Monaco so I decided to eat-in. The restaurant was not too busy on a Monday but there was still a buzz going on. A large open space that was very inviting. Service was spot on;...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 1-spidermonkey-1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Good menu, good service (for us at least), friendly staff and a good location for a downtown lunch. Get the Cuban, it's wonderful although I suspect they don't get much wrong on this menu

Date of visit: January 2019
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ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 12 people without reservation. Despite the lack of planning we got a table 15 minutes later. Food was good and tasty. Go for the appetizers. I ordered one of the best chickens I have tried

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Erikborg
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are happy that your party had a great time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menus is limited but dishes are full of flavor and variety. The drink menu is full of crazy concoctions and twists on classics as well as their own.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alis0n401
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and stayed at the Kimpton Monaco and had dinner and breakfast here. The dinner servings are quite large. We split a steak and couldn't finish it. Another couple nearby ordered the half chicken and they couldn't finish it. Our salad was large enough...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Vivere731
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During an overnight stay at the Kimpton Monaco hotel, I visited the Commoner restaurant located in the hotel twice, once for dinner and again for breakfast. Dinner was good, though the noise level is unbelievably loud. The server was friendly, and the chicken pot pie...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mennefer
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am happy that you enjoyed your dinner in our restaurant. I am disappointed to hear about your experience in the morning. I have shared your comments with the staff because we want to make every experience an memorable one.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last minute stop for dinner, food was great, the service sadly was not, it was so bad I even asked another quest who appeared to be a local if the service was always this bad. They commented that it wasnt, so maybe we juist caught...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank objets
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so sorry we did not meet our expectations on service that night. I will be communication your concerns to the entire staff because they need to be aware that we did not meet the expectations of our guest

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited The Commoner for lunch and dinner when we stayed at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Pittsburgh for a long weekend. We thought the menu was unique and liked the convenience of eating in the hotel before we went out. Overall, the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WaitForIttttt
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry that your experience in the restaurant was not a home run. I have addressed your concerns from both your dining experiences with our staff so that they would understand your concerns.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reservations were for 6pm. Seated promptly at 630. My husband had the French onion soup for an appetizer which he said was very good. I had the kale and butternut squash salad prior to my dinner. The waitress said it was appropriate as a small...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cnjl
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy that you enjoyed the food while dining at The Commoner. I have discussed your concerns with out chef in regards to salad and scallops.

Reviewed 11 December 2018

This place is fun...the food is tasty and interesting...an excellent bar...but too loud for conversation with my charming companions...people watching fun...definitely a downtown hot spot!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pegmoro1
ChelseaY24, Manager at The Commoner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy that you enjoyed the food and the bar, sorry about the noise in the restaurant.

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shoebox8402
13 January 2017|
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Response from Chuck H | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they accept reservations for the bar, and they do get busy after work.
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Mitchell H
28 June 2016|
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Response from lumonteleone | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant you can go either way, slacks and polo will totally fly 👍🏻
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alrauch
23 October 2015|
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Response from JCR_11 | Reviewed this property |
We ate dinner - sorry, no idea about brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
6:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 458 Strawberry Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1805
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-230-4800
  • E-mail
Description
With regular events and a quick-counter for breakfast, the Commoner is one of downtown Pittsburgh's newest, and possibly, best American restaurants.
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