We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tessaro's

4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
+1 412-682-6809
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (33 reviews)
“potato salad” (21 reviews)
“hamburger” (29 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (288)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2017

service friendly. food good. Lunch price reasonable. Service quite and friendly. Large servings. Steak salad has LARGE chunks of steak in it. The restaurant is located in Bloomfield at 4601 Liberty ave (northwest corner of Liberty Ave and Taylor street) The bar opened 37 years...More

1  Thank LawrenceWarner
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Our families enjoy going here . We order a pastirimi, rachel n two burgers. They came with generous sides of either home fries, potatoes salad or coleslaw. It was too much food. We had extra for anther day. We felt the rachel is the best...More

Thank Eveliney2016
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for over 20 years and although they have expanded the atmosphere remains very much the same. A neighborhood eatery that has kept up with the times offering healthy options for sides to their famous burgers. The hostess was...More

1  Thank NanCharlotte_NC
Reviewed 28 August 2017

When someone born and raised in Pittsburgh tells you there's only one place to eat a burger and offers to take you, I don't argue. When that place turns out to be Tessaro's, run don't walk. I'm a fan of traditional corner bars and Tessaro's...More

1  Thank SuzieDerkins1986
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Simple the best burger on the planet. There is no secret to their success. They fresh ground their meat daily. Have lived in Vegas and New York and have never had another burger even come close to Tessaro's. Their steaks are fantastic too.....but the "Main...More

1  Thank birdddurr
Reviewed 24 July 2017

After seeing Tessaro's reviewed on t.v., we decided to eat there before going to a concert. It was as delicious as they said. Aside from some nice cold beers, my husband and I had the Deli Burgers. Yum! Perfectly done burgers topped with coleslaw and...More

1  Thank JoAnne B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

how on earth have I lived in Pittsburgh for 30 years and never found this gem on Liberty Ave?..Thanks to our friends Ken and Mark for taking us for supper. We hit Tessaro's on Rib night. How lucky was that? Not only is the food...More

1  Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We combined a family road trip with a search for the great US burgers and hit a high point here at Tessaro's. It's a casual bar setting in the heart of Pittsburgh's Little Italy (no Italian food here) that takes great pride in their burger....More

1  Thank fenway67
Reviewed 13 July 2017

In search of the best burger in the Burgh and Tessaro's did not disappoint. The burgers are very large and the home fry portion is huge! You'll definitely leave stuffed to the brim!

2  Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My wife, mother, and father went here last night for dinner. Overall I would say it is a good restaurant. They have about 8 beers on tap along with a decent liquor selection. They are primarily a burger/sandwich place. I got the breakfast burger with...More

2  Thank Chas M
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Sausalido - Pittsburgh
50 reviews
.07 km away
Lot 17
30 reviews
.03 km away
Thai Cuisine
54 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Allegheny Cemetery
74 reviews
1.49 km away
The Clemente Museum
33 reviews
1.45 km away
Pittsburgh Glass Center Studios
16 reviews
1.50 km away
Pittsburgh Festival Opera
17 reviews
.87 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ted J
26 December 2014|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from birdddurr | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any. I think no. That being said the burger is so huge and the side (hash browns/potato salad/veggies, etc) are so filling......One should not snack. You'll be lucky to finish the burger and side on an empty... More
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Bloomfield
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: +1 412-682-6809
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing