Sunday, February 23, 2020

Forging a Deeper Appreciation of Western PA’s Culinary History

Among current food trends in Pittsburgh, you may have noticed the locavore movement. The concept is simple: you buy, eat, and cook food using...

Free Ice Cream in Pittsburgh’s Strip District

In 1936, during the great Pittsburgh flood, a young man named Raymond Klayvon got trapped in his parents’ drug store, only managing to escape...

American Cuisine, Redefined with ‘Supper’

Simply put, the concept of an American cuisine is rather dated. The simplistic attitude of a cheeseburger and fries seems to be an artifact...

Azorean Cafe brings a new cuisine to Bloomfield

LOCALpittsburgh has remained dedicated to the small, locally owned businesses in Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. We will attempt to focus weekly on a...

LOCALpittsburgh – Uncovered Weekend: August 23-25

Music Rock, Reggae &  Relief - A Benefit Festival, Saturday & Sunday, August 24-25, Market Square & Forbes Avenue.  Enjoy some great music at this...

Batch: “Handmade & Homegrown” in Saxonburg

Meghan Pohl and Jessica Brewster are two friends that had their own distinct entrepreneurial dreams. Jessica wanted to “create unique, small batch food” and...

D’s Six Pax and Dogz – Hot Dog of the Month (August)

Hot dogs are a summer classic. It’s estimated that Americans eat 20 billion hot dogs a year. Whether you’re at a family reunion or...

New Cocktails, Late Night Eats, and Al Fresco Dining at Meat & Potatoes

Spring has officially begun and, although some dreary days still linger in Pittsburgh, clear skies and picnic weather are just around the corner. To...

Whiskey Fest to Return this Friday

Ladies and gentleman put on your Ritz for The Pittsburgh Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival this Friday. Join The Pittsburgh Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival...

Croissants at Cafe Raymond

The Strip District is filled with dozens of gems, but one of my favorites along Penn Avenue is Cafe Raymond.  Located across from the...

Soup is good food, and my rainy day, cold weather obsession

When it gets cold, I think soup! It becomes a bit of an obsession. When roving around the city and suburbs I start to...

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