Highest-rated cheap eats in Pittsburgh, according to Tripadvisor

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January 3, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Pittsburgh, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in the U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Pittsburgh that are listed as “cheap eats” on Tripadvisor. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Salem's Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Middle Eastern
- Address: 2923 Penn Ave Strip District, Pittsburgh, PA 15201-1518
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#29. Beto's Pizza

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (125 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza
- Address: 1473 Banksville Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15216-3365
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#28. Pho Van

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese
- Address: 2120 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4420
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#27. Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar Oakland

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (229 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 3803 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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#26. Lu Lu's Noodles

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (156 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Chinese
- Address: 400 S Craig St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3709
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#25. J & J's Family Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (46 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 300 Shiloh St, Pittsburgh, PA 15211-1626
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#24. Primanti Bros. (Heinz Field)

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (132 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 100 Art Rooney Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-5729
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#23. Pamela's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (66 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 232 North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209-2502
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#22. KellyO's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (77 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 100 24th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4644
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#21. Blaze Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (48 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 290 Settlers Ridge Center Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-1423
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#20. Pamela's

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (127 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 1711 Murray Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1603
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#19. Fiori's Pizzaria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (114 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 103 Capital Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15226-1241
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#18. Stack'd Beer and Burger Oakland

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (50 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 3716 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3409
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#17. Jimmy Sunseri and Nino Co

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Address: 1901 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4450
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#16. Deluca's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (102 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 1110 Park Manor Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15205-4801
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#15. Bella Notte

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (151 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Bar
- Address: 1914 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4416
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#14. Little Bangkok in the Strip

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (81 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Address: 1906 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4416
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#13. Giovanni's Pizza & Pasta

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (146 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 123 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#12. Kelly O's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (160 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 1130 Perry Hwy Ste 28, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-2142
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#11. D's Six Pax & Dogs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (94 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 1118 S Braddock Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15218-1287
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#10. Mineo's Pizza House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (198 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 2128 Murray Ave Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-2164
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#9. Big Jim's Restaurant & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (178 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 201 Saline St, Pittsburgh, PA 15207-1029
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#8. Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar Market Square

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (606 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 2 Market Square, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#7. Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar Strip District

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (3,318 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 46 18th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#6. DeLuca's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (503 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 2015 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4417
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#5. Noodlehead

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (227 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Address: 242 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3937
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#4. Pamela's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (524 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 5527 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2350
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#3. Condado Tacos

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (248 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 971 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#2. Pamela's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (313 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 3703 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3408
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#1. Pamela's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (977 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 60 21st St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4436
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