Pittsburgh December 23, 2016
Here Are 10 Incredible Places You Can Eat In Pittsburgh For Less Than $10
A filling, delicious meal doesn’t necessarily have to put a huge dent in your wallet. In fact, if you’re craving a hearty meal that doesn’t break your budget, you’ll find plenty of options, starting with the 10 best cheap restaurants in Pittsburgh.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:
1. Cherries Diner – 212 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Satisfy your hunger with a hearty meal at Cherries Diner in Market Square. The generous menu features a full range of breakfast and lunch items for under $10, including salads, burgers, hot dogs, grilled cheese, and pancakes.
2. Pamela's Diner – 60 21 Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Pamela's Diner serves both breakfast and lunch. The popular diner's varied menu includes a plethora of meals for under $10, such as the P&G Diner Burger, chocolate chip banana hotcakes, turkey clubs, and Pittsburgh-style grilled chicken.
3. Noodlehead – 242 S Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Bring your own alcoholic beverage to this BYOB restaurant with a menu that predominately features Thai noodle dishes, all for under $10. Opt for such popular noodle soups as the love boat or try a larger noodle entree like the pad Thai. Noodlehead only accepts cash payment.
4. Doce Taqueria – 1220 E Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Vegetarians, vegans, and carnivores will find plenty of entrees under $10 from which to choose at Doce Taqueria. Peruse the menu that features such dishes as the traditional American taco with beef, cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, and sour cream.
5. Nadine's Restaurant – 19 S 27th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Treat yourself to a filling meal at Nadine's Restaurant where you'll find plenty of entrees under $10. Browse the varied menu that includes such favorites as the chef salad, fried bologna, burgers, western omelets, and English muffins.
6. Primanti Brothers – 46 18th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Indulge in one of Pittsburgh's favorite sandwiches - topped with a generous helping of French fries - at Primanti Brothers where you'll satisfy your hunger for under $10. The popular restaurant's menu features such sandwiches as the ham and cheese, the Pitts-burgher and cheese, and the southwest black bean burger.
7. Las Palmas Carniceria – 700 Brookline Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15226
Grab a hearty meal of tacos at Las Palmas Carniceria's outdoor stand or pick up all the ingredients you need from the grocery store inside to create your own delightful meal. Watch as your taco is made fresh then add your favorite toppings before digging in for a cheap meal.
8. Original Oyster House – 20 Market Square, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
The Original Oyster House in Market Square has been a Pittsburgh tradition for 144 years. Find a delicious meal for under $10 - although some of the platters do top that price - such as the clam strip dinner, chicken tenders, fish 'n chips, and the crispy chicken salad.
9. Lu Lu's Noodles – 400 S Craig Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Serving an Americanized version of traditional Asian food, Lulu's Noodles menu is jam-packed with such dishes as pad Thai, General Tso's chicken, and broccoli chicken. The restaurant accepts cash only payments.
10. Spak Brothers Pizza and More – 5107 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Spak Brothers Pizza and More serves guests a full range of dishes from pizza and hoagies to whole wings and chicken tenders. Menu items are typically under $10.
These are among the 10 best cheap restaurants in Pittsburgh but, if you are not in the mood for a big meal, consider trying one of these restaurants that has such
scrumptious fries that they’re filling enough to be the main course. Address: 20 Market Square, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Address: 5107 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224 Address: 400 S Craig Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Address: 19 S 27th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203 Address: 1220 E Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203 Address: 212 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Address: 21 Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Address: 242 S Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 Address: 700 Brookline Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15226