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Spice Island Tea House

253 Atwood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4052
+1 412-687-8821
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (21 reviews)
“pork curry” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Chinese, Burmese
££ - £££
253 Atwood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4052
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

We ate at this restaurant located in the Oakland neighborhood of PIttsurgh (where University of Pittsburgh is located) last weekend. My wife invited one of my son's and his girlfriend. We ordered the veggie spring rolls and vegetable samosas. Both very good, but I preferred...More

Thank TCubillas
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

A Good option for Pad tai. Real tasty and priced ok. The place is tattered though. Walls don't seem that clean. They must renovate the restaurant a bit. Atmosphere is pretty hipstery.dont know why.

Thank talyo
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a nice mixed Asian cuisine eatery to try. We found this place using another app that will remain nameless. The food is a mix of great home cooking with an Asian flare. It was the first time we've tried Malaysian cooking...More

Thank Travalar_X
Reviewed 29 October 2016

After a considerable passage of time I returned to this inexpensive, student restaurant just outside the campus of the University of Pittsburgh in the Oakland section of the city. This time I had the Singapore noodles with shrimp, chicken and beef. Also a Thai iced...More

Thank Louis Mark L
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We were in the mood for Asian but could not agree on what type. Spice Islands mix on Malaysian, Thai and Chinese gave all five of us delectable choices. We will return upon our next visit to Pittsburgh.

Thank Telcomboss
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We were looking for a dinner spot within walking distance to f our hotel (Quality Inn on Blvd of the Allies). This place hit the spot! Delicious food. Reasonable prices. Friendly and attentive service. My husband had the pork curry and I had the Malaysian...More

Thank Todowoz_12
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Had not been to this place in over 6 years due to my family moving to another state. We were back in town and went for lunch. We were happy to find the place stil has decent service and good food. We got a Burmese...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I would describe the menu as Asian fusion as it draws from different regions. We split two orders, a special of curry with butternut squash that was marvelous, and BBQ chicken thighs (2 large meaty ones) that complemented it well. The decor is nothing special...More

Thank DT25
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

From the outside we weren't all too sure this was the visit, but look past the dirty walls and Rough and ready surroundings and superb cuisine - helpful waitress - would definitely recommend.

Thank Kiaora58
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

I love this place because it serves Southeast Asian Food. We had Roti Canai, Tea Leaf Salad and Burmese Pork Curry. I love the curry sauce they serve with the roti Canai. The tea leaf salad was saltier than I liked but was still delicious....More

Thank LinneGQ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:45
11:30 - 20:45
11:30 - 20:45
11:30 - 20:45
11:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Atwood St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4052
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Central Oakland
  • Neighbourhood: Central Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 412-687-8821
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