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Gran Canal Caffe

1021 N Canal St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215-2411
+1 412-781-2546
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cannelloni” (4 reviews)
“peas” (3 reviews)
“gelato” (3 reviews)
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1021 N Canal St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215-2411
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a gem!! Last Saturday we dined at Gran Canal. When we arrived Antionette, the co-owner with her husband Mike, greeted us as though we went way back, It was so genuine and real, that we really felt welcomed. The menu was pretty extensive and...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Gran Canal Caffe is one of those hidden gems of Pittsburgh. Tucked away in the Sharpsburg neighborhood, and only open 3 days a week, it's worth it to get there on a Thu, Fri or Sat to have a truly Italian experience! A few dishes...More

1  Thank Carmelle N
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

10 of us braved a very cold night. Well worth it. Great cannelloni, Escargot, linguini with claims. Everyone was pleased.

Thank NLtravels
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I was visiting from out of town some close friends who recommended Gran Canal. I generally like small family run restaurants and this place demonstrated why. It's simple, friendly, and the Italian food was outstanding. Very comfortable place to enjoy friends and delicious food. When...More

1  Thank BostonTravelers00
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had a reservation at 7:30 for a party of 4 we arrived @ 7:20 and were seated @ 7:50. It took our waitress another 10 minutes to wait on us. I specifically asked about the veal piccata and veal Marsala and she recommended Marsala....More

2  Thank joan t
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My friends brought us here last week for the first time and if was fabulous! They treat you like family here with the comfortable atmosphere, service and food. I had the rigatoni papalina and took some home for the next day, but it didn't make...More

1  Thank Hurleygirl1975
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Tucked away in a corner of Sharpsburg's downtown main "piazza" is Gran Canal, a true neighborhood gem. We visited last weekend for the first time, but will definitely be back: the combination of delicious food, attentive service and reasonable prices make this pleasant restaurant stand...More

Thank Hannah073
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Been here several times. They always make you feel welcomed. Food ranges from decent to outstanding. Not a desert eater normally but their homemade deserts are sometimes too creative and outstanding to pass up.

2  Thank S M
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Nice little caffe. Pittsburgh neighborhood done well. The places that make the pittsburgh dining scene so interesting. Local color, friends, warm reception from the lady of the establishment Antoinette. Fresh ingredients solid if not innovative. The salami, prosciutto, capicol with cheese and pickled vegetables was...More

1  Thank DND7676
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Food is delicious, service is very good, wonderful restaurant. The owners couldn't be more attentive or caring to serve you a delicious meal...........

4  Thank yvon521
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1021 N Canal St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Sharpsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 412-781-2546
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