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1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
+1 412-904-4442
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork chop” (72 reviews)
“crab toast” (18 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful dinner, service and view. Mostly mediocre dining on Mt. Washington, but at Altius not only do you pay for the view the dining experience is worth every cent. We had super fresh oysters, crab toast, lobster thermidor, filet mignon, veal tenderloin, and the tile...More

Thank Sweetwater
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excited to experience a "Celebration" Restaurant we have heard people talk about. Our table wasn't ready when we arrived so we found a place at the bar and ordered a cocktail. The bartender was very pleasant and made a delicious Black Manhattan. Our table wasn't...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow amazing food. Never expected to have them amazing food I did just was there for the view. Definitely worth visiting and now they have added valet parking to make going to Mt. Washington even easier.

Thank Carol U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of nine family members for a welcome dinner for out-of-town relatives visiting for a wedding. The food was truly amazing, flavorful and well presented. The starter scallops and crab toast are not to be missed. The view of downtown Pittsburgh from...More

Thank SharonG429
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a group of customers who had traveled to Pittsburgh from California for work to Altius. We had a great time with a great view. The staff was excellent and really went above and beyond for our group. The customers had a fantastic time....More

1  Thank beemaych
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, great drinks, great service and amazing views. Have been here twice, and its always been excellent. Bread is made fresh in house and it shows.

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we travel, my husband and I keep reminding each other that too often we have found that a restaurant with an unforgettable view can get away with serving forgettable food. Not here! The view is, of course, fantastic. The restaurant itself is lovely. The...More

Thank keepmovingmom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a “special occasion” place. The view of Pittsburgh is breathtaking. The restaurant decor is comfortable and sophisticated. The food is fantastic. You will not be rushed thru dinner. The monster size pork chop was the favorite of our group . Everything was delicious...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 11 September 2018

My daughter and I ate here for my belated Mother’s Day gift. It was delicious. I had a pork chop which was cooked to perfection, so tender and juicy. My daughter had a chicken dish and it was also good. Dessert was wonderful, so nicely...More

Thank Lazlo44
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I flew from Los Angeles and were planning on eating at this place for our anniversary dinner. He works for the movie studios and was here working on a movie when he discovered this restaurant and told me about it. We made...More

5  Thank kimberleetalsma
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John M
15 October 2018|
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Response from keepmovingmom | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have an elevator, but I don't recall many, if any, stairs. (But don't take my word for it!)
24 August 2018|
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Response from SSBN635 | Reviewed this property |
Altius does NOT serve Brunch. They open at 5:00PM 7 days a week for Dinner only.
24 August 2018|
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Response from CT-and-JJ | Reviewed this property |
We only went for dinner. I am not sure about brunch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 Grandview Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1204
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-904-4442
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As Executive Chef & Partner of Altius, Jessica Gibson’s approach to contemporary American cuisine is refined and modern with a respect for the integrity and quality of her ingredient driven menu. Your first visit may be for the view, but you will return again and again to enjoy one of Pittsburgh’s premiere fine dining experiences.
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