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229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
+1 412-661-5656
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
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Reviewed 16 June 2015

Stopped by in the afternoon for a quick bite to eat. There main dining room is closed in the afternoon before dinner between 2:30-5pm, but you can still order from a small menu at the bar. They were very friendly and accommodating. We tried the...More

Thank Lrichardson
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Food and service were excellent. Our server, Andrew, was very accommodating and informative about the menu. I had the lamb shank and my wife had the duck. Both were exceptional. Overall an excellent dining experience that I would wholeheartedly recommend.

Thank Doced70
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Casbah is our favorite restaurant in Pittsburgh, PA. We have never, ever been disappointed in the food, service or ambiance. We go as often as we can, we've sent our kids, friends and clients. Everyone gives it rave reviews. It's a different kind of place...More

Thank Glenn3604
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

We love Casbah! Each time we've been the food is consistently great. I love the atmosphere and uniqueness of the "outdoor" seating.

Thank JES522
Reviewed 9 May 2015

If we hadn't been directed there by locals, we would have driven by it without stopping as outside is

Thank GFK111
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Three of us women of a certain age very much enjoyed our dinners at Casbah. It was a little pricier than we had expected and the wine list was ridiculously expensive. Luckily there was one Pinot Grigio in our price range, sort of. The standout...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I had dinner at this place with my husband and another couple. Parking is free, the place is charming and the service is very good. Since it´s highly recommended, I had high expectations accordingly. Well, maybe I wasn´t lucky with my entrée, but it was...More

Thank polipatah
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Casbah is a consistently good choice for business lunches in the Shadyside section of Pittsburgh. However, we had a very odd experience recently that cost us about 20 minutes. We were meeting business contacts for lunch and they had made a reservation under their name....More

Thank frieda-f
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I had an excellent Happy hour visit to Casbah. I hadn't been to the bar in a long time, only the restaurant, but I got stuck in traffic and decided to just park my car and have an early lite meal. The bartender was excellent...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Good Mediterranean food. Nice atmosphere. Excellent wait staff. Outdoor seating too. Love the salads and the couscous.

Thank iorifbones
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23 July 2016|
Response from Clare M | Reviewed this property |
I am a customer and cannot answer that question sorry.
30 May 2016|
Response from johnlinberg | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
Nancy G
26 May 2016|
Response from Liz B | Reviewed this property |
We sat outside in a tent. I would ask for inside seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3912
    (Alder Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-661-5656
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