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Minutello's Restaurant - CLOSED

226 Shady Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4356
+1 412-361-9311
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12 Jun 2014
16 May 2013
“Goodby Old Friend”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
226 Shady Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4356
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Reviewed 12 June 2014

Best pizza in PA. Lovely atmosphere. Great food. Friendly service. All your Italian dreams come true here!

Thank Peepka
Reviewed 16 May 2013

This was one of the best famliy Italian resturants in Pittsburgh. Unfortuately the owners decided to retire, so it is no more,

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Nothing fancy just some good Italian good. The place looked and smelled like my Nona's basement or maybe the Sons of Italy or the old Italian Hall...... Took me back quite a few years. I swear if I closed my eyes I could hear Nona,...More

Thank Larry625
Reviewed 8 June 2012

Down home kind of restaurant bar with amazing Italian food. I don't know why, but we always sit in the booths by the bar & it just feels like we're hanging out with a bunch of friends. I have had a bunch of their dishes...More

Thank dalrutz
Reviewed 26 February 2009

I just had dinner at Minutello's and it was delightful. My children had the pizza and they loved it. They are very pickie eaters. My husband had the Chicken Parmigiana and I had Egg plant Parmigiana and we were very impressed. I would recommend this...More

2  Thank ltm7
Reviewed 20 August 2008

The cooking is authentically Italian - not chain restaurant style cooking. It tastes like how your grandmother made Sunday dinner. The braciole was excellent as well as the breaded veal cutlet (veal parmigian without the cheese). The Italian salad dressing was a little tart, but...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2008

The food is the worst I've tried in Pittsburgh.

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Reviewed 16 February 2008

awesome pizza!

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Reviewed 4 February 2008

Wasn't impressed. Felt like I was eating in a church basement.

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Reviewed 8 January 2008

basement bar and restaurant. great italian food.

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  • Address: 226 Shady Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4356
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-361-9311
Awarded Gold Medal for Best Italian Restaurant in Pittsburg by Trib Media!A neighborhood favorite for over 40 years! We are located in Pittsburgh's Shadyside neighborhood and have been a family owned and operated Italian restaurant for over 40 years. Generations of loyal customers and their entire families dine with us and eagerly return often for our fine Italian cuisine and warm hospitality.Our family spirit, congeniality and long-standing Pittsburgh roots continue as Minutello's Restaurant and Lounge is committed to your growing family for generations to come.Our menu offers an array of selections, including sandwiches, pasta, pizza, chicken, veal and seafood. Notable selections include Eggplant Parmigiana, Chicken Lemon, Broiled Scrod Marinara, Vodka Rigatoni, Gnocchi, and Veal Romano.Minutello's specializes in pizzas and adds our own special blend of spices, freshly graded cheeses and sauces. Our New York style pizza is cooked in an Italian Brick Oven and features a thick crust made from hand thrown, fresh dough.We hope you enjoy our newly expanded menu and we all sincerely thank you for your loyalty in choosing Minutello's restaurant.
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