Pittsburgh December 29, 2017
5 Restaurants Near Pittsburgh That Are So Much More Than Amazing Places To Eat
Sometimes we just crave a quiet evening of conversation and good food. Then, of course, there are times that we want dinner to just play a part of a larger, more interactive experience. Fortunately, these restaurants near Pittsburgh offer more than just a good meal. Check ’em out.
1. S&D Polish Deli – 2204 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Sit down to a scrumptious lunch at S&D Polish Deli. Then, stock up on everything you need to make a delicious dinner. The quaint deli features popular dishes, including Pittsburgh and Polish style haluski, pierogies, dumplings, and stuffed cabbage. After your meal, stroll through the shop that sells international cheeses, Polish mushrooms, baking products, and everything you need to make a fabulous meal.
S&D Polish Deli is open Monday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Tuesday through Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
2. The Melting Pot – 125 W Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
The Melting Pot, a self-described fondue restaurant in Station Square, appeals to cheese
and chocolate lovers. Head to the charming restaurant hungry because you're in for a treat. The menu features numerous four course meals, including steak, surf & turf, and vegetarian. Or, you can create your own four course meal. The best part of dining at the Melting Pot? Keeping your cheese and chocolate nice and warm on the stove top on your table as you chat with friends.
Visit the Melting Pot Sunday through Thursday from noon to 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from noon to 11 p.m.
3. The Farmers Inn – 759 Shaffer Road, Sigel, PA 15860
Start counting down the days til spring 2018. That's when The Farmers Inn — a restaurant and full interactive experience — reopens for the season. The charming restaurant features an eclectic menu of country fried steak, cod fish, grilled ham, and meatloaf.
Of course, the Farmers Inn promises plenty of other things to do. Stop by the wildlife zoo where you'll meet goats, deer, and a black bear. Play mini golf or hit some balls at the driving range. End your visit at the Gift Shop & Bakery, brimming with souvenirs and treats.
4. The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Show – 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Add a little mystery to your next dinner out. The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Show promises an action-packed evening
and a hearty meal. Dinner options include grilled salmon, eggplant roulade, and chicken piccata.
As you eat, keep an eye out for what's going on around you. Someone will "die." Someone will be pegged as the murderer — will that someone be you? Advanced reservations for your dinner adventure are required.
5. Flowers in the Attic – 7505 Saltsburg Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15235
Indulge in brunch or lunch at the quaint Flowers in the Attic. Choose from such delightful dishes as crab cake, quiche, a spinach salad, chicken salad, or a smoked salmon wrap. After eating, peruse the eclectic gift shop.
Flowers in the Attic hosts a variety of special events, including a Princess Tea Event and a Tea Event. Private parties are also popular at the gift shop and cafe.
What other interactive restaurants in Pittsburgh would you add to a part two of this list? If you prefer delicious dining and a scenic view,
check out these restaurants that sit along the river.