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Chin's Polynesian Garden Monroeville PA Egg Roll recipe?

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by LtotheM 6 years ago

Hi, I'm looking for a certain egg roll recipe. I grew up in Pittsburgh eating egg rolls at Chin's Polynesian Garden in Monroeville for many years. The restaurant closed years ago, sadly. Their home...

Working-class lunch downtown

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by chuck98 10 months ago

Hi all, I'll be in Pittsburgh for a week or so in July, limited to the downtown area. I'm interested in recs for: 1. Local specialties that I can't get elsewhere (is there a Pittsburgh style...

Wheelchair accessible restaurant on Mount Washington?

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by Chocomonster 9 months ago

I live in SC but am originally from Pittsburgh. I am travelling back to my hometown with someone who is in a wheelchair and would love to have a meal with the breathtaking views of Mount Washington...

Outside Dining - Pittsburgh, PA

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by hamm 10 years ago

As the weather gets nicer, it is possible to combine 2 of my favorite things.. eating and being outside. So, my question is.. where are your favorite places to dine outside? I like... Ibi...

Pittsburgh!

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by nlalli 1 year ago

hi hounds, i'm heading to pittsburgh for a couple of days and would love some guidance on eating on all levels there. i know there's a hip food "moment" going on and i'd love to know which of those...

Empress Pittsburgh

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by ttirem3 1 year ago

Does anyone remember the Empress Chinese Restaurant that was in the Waterworks mall? It used to be where Burgatory is now. I loved the chicken with garlic sauce, Peking shrimp, pan fried dumplings,...

Duquesne U Pittsburgh Good For Students

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by dosage54 1 year ago

Friend's kid headed to Duquesne in the fall and would like ideas of places to buy him gift cards for. He is the son of Philly Foodies. Close to campus and good food most important. Thanks in advance!

Thanksgiving - Where to go PGH?

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by Augie6 1 year ago

Due to events cannot cook for Thanksgiving... Where is some good places to head for a Thanksgiving Meal in PGH? THANK YOU.

Casual Business Lunch - DowntownPittsburgh

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by Augie6 2 years ago

Looking for some recommendations/suggestions for a "business" lunch meeting during the week. Now,,, I am not taking a client to lunch or trying to impress the person(s) attending, but the attendee...

Ideas needed for Chefs Table in Pittsburgh

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by gardengal99 1 year ago

Hello looking for a chefs table experience to take my 18 year old daughter to. The only point of reference we have on such an experience is Napa Rose in Disneyland. We loved it! Looking for similar...

Greensburg, PA, restaurants?

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by somervilleoldtimer 1 year ago

My siblings and I will be in Greensburg, PA, for a weekend, soon. It's an hour out of Pittsburgh. We are looking for a recommendation for a not-expensive dinner and also a breakfast place. We ea...

100% Grass-fed beef in Pittsburgh

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by dmjordan 9 years ago

Hi, Does anyone know where I can find 100% grass-fed beef in the Pittsburgh area--the closer to the South Hills the better? Whole Foods and Giant Eagles "grass fed" beef is finished with grains...

Israeli-style shawarma in PGH?

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by alaskanjackal 3 years ago

I crave shawarma, and if I were banished to a deserted island and told I could only eat one specific thing for the rest of my life, I'd probably pick shawarma. I'm picky, though: I adore the sty...

Good Eats close to the PA Turnpike, between Pittsburgh and Lancaster

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by Rick 12 years ago

I've traveling this route twice a month for the past two year. For the last six month or so I've been consistently going to Passage to India and Herby's Mexican in Harrisburg. They're both excell...

Pittsburgh - Best Place to Get Cookies and Salads with 3-Day's Notice?

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by ninrn 2 years ago

We're having a memorial for my Dad next weekend (Memorial Day weekend), and the place from which we were planning to get cookies to put out for guests seems to have gone out of business. What's a g...

Old timey Pittsburgh Recs, Please

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by cajungwailo 2 years ago

Weekend visit coming up, like old timey places, only exploring burgers, pizza, hot dogs, cafeterias, and diners this time. Out of the way? Local favorites? Thanks a bunch!

Finding Thai ingredients in the Pittsburgh area

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by ayerarcturus 8 years ago

Hey all, I was reading the It Rains Fishes cookbook by Kasma Loha-Unchit and figure it's time to try some recipes. I can find some of the standard ingredients (fish sauce, shrimp paste -- mostly f...

Buying Wild Mushrooms in Pittsburgh

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by orion 11 years ago

I'm headed home for Thanksgiving and can't think of where I would look for wild mushrooms besides Whole Foods (where I imagine they cost a fortune if they have them at all). Any tips? In particul...

[Pittsburgh area - Beaver Falls] Oram's Donuts!

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by Lambretta76 15 years ago

I posted a short review about a childhood favorite in the area (see the Frank's Pizza review for Ambridge, PA) and was asked by e-mail for some other recs - here's one of my favorite places to go w...

Kosher Pittsburgh?

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by faleentoby 2 years ago

Heading to Pittsburgh tomorrow, Oct. 19th,.....are there any kosher meat restaurants in and around the city? ....i guess in a pinch a dairy/vegetarian could do if they can prepare without dairy pro...