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Cafe On Main

914 Main St, Pittsburgh, PA 15215-2352
+1 412-782-2248
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“home fries” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“free mimosas” (2 reviews)
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914 Main St, Pittsburgh, PA 15215-2352
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

They are some very friendly people and offer a variety of breakfast options that let you try something different. Yes it is more expensive than the chains, but the food is good and the place is always busy.

Thank Infognito
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Went on a Friday morning w hubby. We were seated immediately after looking over the specials board. Coffee was hot and fresh, food was delish, service friendly and prompt. Only minor complaint was no AC. We will come again in the fall when that won't...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 6 February 2017

They only serve breakfast and lunch but the original menu offerings are inspired and delicious. Making up your mind what to choose from is the only problem I have. I always like to try something new and there's always new offerings to choose from. They...More

Thank Sandra W
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Can't speak about the waits some others have experienced but I don't doubt it on a weekend bc the place is good! We fortunately stopped in on a Wednesday at 10AM so there were plenty of tables available. Both my wife and I were very...More

Thank Lawrence T
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great food along with pleasant service. Glad I did not take the negative reviews to heart. Will surely go back. The website says they take reservations but they don't. They are open for breakfast and lunch only.

Thank El_Coche_3
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We've been having Sunday breakfast for about a year, never had issues with the food quality or service and recommended it to others. What we've noticed is the specials on the chalk board never change, they're not so special after all - their needs to...More

Thank martinp120
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Cafe on Main has long been a local favourite for breakfast and lunch, and for good reason: the food is fresh and tasty, there's an extensive menu and always some interesting specials. Be prepared to wait a bit for a table. Service can sometimes be...More

Thank Hannah073
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Since we were in the area, we stopped to get breakfast. Read mixed reviews, and should of listened to the poor ones. Nothing special, overpriced, meal, 3 dollar cup of coffee( fresh ground) but not worth the money. Portions small order of potatoes pancakes you...More

1  Thank Slick717
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Recently my wife and I , along with another couple, ventured on a rainy, dreary Saturday morning to Cafe On Main in Sharpsburg, which is a northern suburb of Pittsburgh. Cafe On Main was chosen as I had read that the restaurant just won a...More

Thank Twistedintheburgh
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We have been going to Cafe on Main for about a year & I have never had a bad experience there. The service is fast & friendly, the food is delicious, & the atmosphere is cordial. In addition to the regular menu, there is a...More

Thank georgej681
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 914 Main St, Pittsburgh, PA 15215-2352
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-782-2248
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