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Getaway Cafe

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American, Bar, Cafe
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3049 Sussex Ave, Ste 1, Pittsburgh, PA 15226-2564
+1 412-343-1333
Today
11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:30 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 08:30 - 02:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

New menu has interesting choices such as crab cakes (very good - more crab than cake), reasonably priced prime rib on weekends. Service is still good. Getaway now has quality local entertainment on most Saturdays. Great neighborhood cafe.

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Thank plowe12000
Bridgeville, Pennsylvania
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94 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We haven't been here for awhile and decided to stop in and try their fish sandwiches. It was during the Christmas season and there were large groups enjoying their lunches. Despite the hectic feel in the air, our waitress did her best to keep us happy with hot coffee refills. When our lunches arrived, it was obvious that we would... More 

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Thank Joni S
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We eat lunch here almost every single Friday. The fish is usually very good and there is plenty of it. The seasoned, homemade chips are my favorite. I'd rather have them than the fries. Linda is the best server. She is friendly and efficient and she knows our order off by heart.

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Thank MaritaGodfrey
Hyndman, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I had visited the Getaway years ago when it was under old ownership. We recently drove by the place and we decided to stop in for a beer and a sandwich. What an awesome experience. Service was excellent, food was delicious and it was a very friendly atmorsphere. We met the new owner, Mike. Very friendly guy who actually sat... More 

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Thank 32porkchop
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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355 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2015

This is a great place located in the South Hills of Pittsburgh. Great selection on the menu, favorites are their famous wings and the club sandwich. Also offers breakfast on the weekends, great for lunch or dinner. Plenty of parking available.

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Thank Andy P
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2015

My husband and I had a great dinner. The wait staff is always friendly. We have enjoyed the Getaway Cafe since they opened.

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Thank Mrwhitty1
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Our favorite place to go on a Saturday morning. They have the best breakfast around. They only serve breakfast on Saturday and Sunday but it's worth the wait.

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Thank Mrwhitty1
pittsburgh
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

We have been going to the Getaway Cafe since it opened years ago. Great atmosphere, very delicious food, always changing it up with new unique items-everytime awesome! The bar is nice and fun with activities planned throughout the month. I cannot speak highly enough about the owners, who always come over and talk to us, the employees are superb and... More 

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Thank pittsburghharley
pittsburgh
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2013

I have given this place time to get better. It seems like I try this place at least once a year and it does not improve. After tonight, I actually think that it is getting worse. When this place opened over 15 years ago, I thought great, a new restaurant in my neighborhood, I'll try it. When they opened with... More 

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Thank pittsburg
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

If you are looking for a neighborhood restaurant, with great food and a wonderful outdoor patio, look no further! The Getaway Cafe is just off Rt. 88 in the South Hills of Pittsburgh and is worth checking out. They specialize in Greek Food (The owner, Lou is Greek and is almost always there greeting guests and helping out...)and they have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3049 Sussex Ave, Ste 1, Pittsburgh, PA 15226-2564
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-343-1333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?