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Big Jim's Restaurant & Bar

201 Saline St, Pittsburgh, PA 15207-1029
+1 412-421-0532
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“wedding soup” (16 reviews)
“veal parm” (7 reviews)
“hoagies” (9 reviews)
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Italian, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
201 Saline St, Pittsburgh, PA 15207-1029
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I venture off to Greenfield every few months specifically to eat at Big Jim's. The calzone without exaggeration is about 14 to 16 inches long by 10 inches wide stuffed with meat for about $13 and my 17 y/o son says it's...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After having a HORRIBLE experience at DE Nunzio's on Saturday (July 8 2017) my wife reminded me of Big Jims for Sunday dinner with the family. I hadn't been here in 2 years but was hoping it was as good as the first time we...More

Thank ironmann1013
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Great portions and cooking, however at 9pm during our dinner, the staff started to vacuum the carpets while we were still eating.

Thank Peter Lee C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

My Family was raised in Greenfield. Great working class neighborhood, where everyone looks out and knows one another. I was never raised in Greenfield but still have family close by. Big Jim's has and always will be our family neighborhood restaurant. Big Jim's "In The...More

Thank SherryM5106
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We'd been here once before about a year ago and the food was okay. This time I ordered a sausage and pepper half sandwich and I expected more than one lone small sausage, a slice of roasted red pepper and a few slivers of onion...More

1  Thank travelingsocwkr
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant way too many times. I have never had s bad meal there. There are a ton of items to choose from. There are great dinner selections and all the sandwiches are good. The restaurant is also s full service...More

Thank zebrasky
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Big Jim's in the Run is a classic restaurant in Pittsburgh. The Monday night pasta special is a great meal. The restaurant was on Diners and Dives. I am sorry that I do not have any photos.

Thank richensb
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Heard about this place for years. After a great hike in Schenley Park went for lunch. This place does not disappoint. Extensive menu and beer list. Had the Big Jim's Special Ale and loved it. Enjoyed our sandwiches, the service and the local atmosphere. Sorry...More

Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Ate at Big Jim's during a campus visit to Carnegie Mellon University. The place has been featured in Guy Fieri's Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives. The portions are huge, the food is good and the price is right. And, you are eating dinner with local Pittsburgh...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place. And if you're like me, you'll love it too. Most times when I go out, I want good food at a reasonable price and to be well-treated. I don't need a whole lot of fancy. Big Jim's provides me all that...More

Thank woodyc756
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
Stick with the recommendations on the "Food Network's On the Road App"! And try the veal sandwich showcased on Drive-in, Dinners, and Dives. You won't regret it. The giant veal sandwich I had serves two people. Start with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Saline St, Pittsburgh, PA 15207-1029
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-421-0532
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