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Orient Express

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4609 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3712
+1 412-622-7232
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Andover, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

The only reason that I gave the place four stars is the convenient location. The food is above average but definitely not the best in Pittsburgh, but I think I will visit again because it is only a five-minute walk from my CMU dorm, which makes it even closer than the cafeteria. The price is reasonable too.

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Thank Annie Z
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

The staff was rude, the food was tasteless. The portions were large though and it was relatively quick.

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Cambridge Springs, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Great little Asian Restaurant between University of Pittsburgh and CMU. Good prices. Clean restaurant. Delicious food. Very fast and friendly service.

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Thank Rowlaw
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015

Despite the cold demeanor of the head lady cashier/owner, this place is worth going to. The food is delicious and is prepared ungodly quickly.

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Thank Andrew F
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2013 via mobile

My friend and I went to the Orient Express now a couple of times for lunch. The place is clean and efficient, service is quick but the food overall is good. The size of the portions if also quite generous and we usually take something home with us. Usually the place is quite well visited but you never have to... More 

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Pittsburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2013

For being such a small restaurant, this place is pretty darn good. A lot of college kids eat here, for it's located between CMU and Pitt University. Quick service doesn't mean the food isn't properly prepared. Only one suggestion, could the lady at the register smile once in a while? She has a very unfriendly demeanor.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4609 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > North Oakland
  • Neighbourhood: North Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 412-622-7232

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?