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Joseph Tambellini

5701 Bryant St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-1601
+1 412-665-9000
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried zucchini” (10 reviews)
“flounder” (5 reviews)
“pound cake” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
5701 Bryant St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-1601
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best Italian in Pittsburgh hands down. Service is always great. Food is always phenomenal. Best authentic Italian around. Highly recommended.

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a busy Saturday night. This place has a lot of regulars and I understand why... It has a friendly country club type atmosphere. Two couples and we each had something different. All I can say about the food is it was excellent. Service...More

Thank Candyman4042
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

J.T.'s is a World Class Italian Restaurant, period. Reviewed them before. Food, service, everything is First Class. We go out of our way to return, again, and again - - - -and again. Hope to goodness they open up in Charlotte, NC!!!!

Thank JohnCharlotte
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends invited us to a beautiful meal at Tambellini. He special ordered the steak and two fishes ... bass n flounder for us with mash potatoes n sautéed summer vegetables. The steak was tender n juicy. Both fishes were fresh n delicious. We finish...More

Thank Eveliney2016
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I visited Joseph Tambellini's for the first time one night last week. What a wonderful experience! The food was awesome. The cocktails and appetizers were extraordinary. Our filet mignon was the best I've ever tasted! The desserts were amazing. Our server was Dan, and he...More

Thank kathydeninno
Reviewed 14 August 2017

i grew up in pgh. lived there for 25 years. we always went to Tambellini's downtown. we were in town visiting (travelled from CA + NH) after many years of being away. the restaurant was able to accommodate our same day reservation for a part...More

Thank gagalord
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The food, service and atmosphere are impeccable. We had specials of soft shell crabs and Chilean sea bass and from the menu, veal romano. Everything was perfectly prepared and delicious. The owner was very visible and friendly, too, which added to the warm feeling.

Thank P M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I recently celebrated my sister's birthday at this restaurant. Upon my recommendation I brought my 3 sisters,daughter, and daughter in law to celebrate a very special sister ( cancer survivor ). I was so disappointed in our dinners & a little embarrassed. My sister's soup...More

3  Thank johnmfaith
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We wanted a special dinner for our last night in Pittsburgh. Tambellini's did not disapppoint. If you want a FANTASTIC italian meal with impeccable service, this is the place. Even if Pasta is not your thing, they have GREAT seafood and meat dishes as well....More

Thank John S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Really enjoyed our dinner here! The food and the service were excellent.Crab cakes and sauce were delectable, pork chop was enormous and our guest said the flounder was the best she's ever had. Beans and greens were quite tasty, as was the tomato/basil cream sauce...More

Thank MAM716
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5701 Bryant St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-1601
    (Mellon Street)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop directly in front, for routes: 71A Highland Park
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-665-9000
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