Highest-rated cheap eats in Pittsburgh, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 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 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. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. 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. 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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#29. Peppi's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (88 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1721 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
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#28. Mancini's Bread Co.

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (50 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries
- Address: 1717 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
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#27. Deluca's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (103 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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#26. Bella Notte

- 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: Italian, Bar
- Address: 1914 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4416
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#25. 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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#24. Giovanni's Pizza & Pasta

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (149 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 123 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#23. Millie's Homemade Ice Cream

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (88 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 232 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3973
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#22. Prestogeorge Coffee & Tea

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea
- Address: 1719 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#21. Peppi's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (83 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 927 Western Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1728
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#20. Page's Dairy Mart

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (65 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 4600 Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15210-3116
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#19. Klavon's Ice Cream Parlor

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (112 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 2801 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4780
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#18. Kelly O's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (163 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: 1130 Perry Hwy Ste 28, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-2142
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#17. Big Jim's Restaurant & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (181 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), 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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#16. D's Six Pax & Dogs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (95 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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#15. Mineo's Pizza House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (200 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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#14. Pittsburgh Popcorn Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (104 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 3710 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3405
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#13. Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar Market Square

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (618 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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#12. The Milk Shake Factory

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (89 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 314 5th Ave Located at the base of the PNC tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2401
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#11. The Milk Shake Factory

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (135 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 1705 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1772
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#10. S&D Polish Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (162 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Polish
- Address: 2204 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4504
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#9. Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar Strip District

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (3,332 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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#8. Noodlehead

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (228 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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#7. Condado Tacos

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (255 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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#6. DeLuca's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (506 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. Peace, Love and Little Donuts - Pittsburgh

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (245 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 50 21st St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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#4. Robert Wholey's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (325 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Specialty Food Market, American
- Address: 1711 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4320
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#3. Pamela's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (525 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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#2. Pamela's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (985 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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#1. Pamela's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (317 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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