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Pleasure Bar & Restaurant

) #741 of 1,748 Restaurants in Pittsburgh $$ - $$$ Italian
4729 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-2032
+1 412-682-9603
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“potato balls” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
$$ - $$$
4729 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-2032
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town visiting friends who took us here. The food is fantastic! Our tables entrees ranged from tortellini to chicken marsala. Everyone enjoyed their dinners. The portions are huge and you get your money's worth!!

Thank Bristol07
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I've lived in Pittsburgh for 33 years, and the Pleasure Bar is a go-to place for dependably good food. I've been a loyal customer through many owners and renovations, and it's as good now as it has ever been. I usually go for lunch; favorites...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I really don't have anything BAD to say about the Pleasure Bar. It's just that nothing really WOWS me. I've been here a few times over the years and, again, nothing memorable. The food? Decent? The service? Decent. The ambiance? Acceptable. Went here on Labor...More

Thank jahhp
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We loved the dinner we had at the Pleasure Bar and returned twice during our short visit to Pittsburgh. They were able to accommodate my husband's low salt diet needs with a delicious chicken marsala. The salad is fresh and filled with greens and olives...More

Thank Harriet A
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I've been to the Pleasure Bar many, many times. I find the portion sizes large and the quality of food delicious. Their Italian egg rolls are the bomb! Love their spaghetti sauce and dishes and enjoy their crab cakes. Respectable place to dine...

Thank Deb72857
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We have been coming here for the past 10 years, but after this disappointing experience we will not be back. Our waitress was terrible, the food was so-so at best, and the salads were terrible! The service was the worse part of the experience. We...More

Thank stockdalegang
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We went to the Pleasure Bar with my parents to celebrate my husband's 40th birthday - what a terrible mistake. We were there at 5:00 on a Sunday and ushered past 2 charming rooms filled with empty tables (they said they were waiting for reservations)...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 22 August 2015

There's nothing I love more than a Pittsburgh steak salad, but the ones we ordered at Pleasure Bar simply did not make the cut. Over -cooked, cold, tough steak was tossed on a bed of iceberg. It was lame and disappointing. And my hopes were...More

Thank 1caringmom
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I haven't been here for a while. It still has the neighborhood feel and great food. Got the #2 sampler and everything was good. It is not fancy but that is it's charm.

Thank lcweezee
Reviewed 26 June 2015

The Pleasure Bar is my favorite Italian restaurant in Pittsburgh! I’ve been going this place for years. The food is consistently excellent and the portions are very large. The service is always friendly. Don’t expect anything fancy, just a great Italian meal!

Thank Susan F
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
02:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4729 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-2032
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Bloomfield
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: +1 412-682-9603
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