There’s a lot of past in the present of Pittsburgh’s Lawrenceville, and the two haven’t always commingled peacefully. With a burgeoning spate of new restaurants and shops bringing national attention to the Butler Street corridor […]
During the heart of the Lenten season or when you’re simply in the mood for a taste of the sea, Pittsburgh ranks high for quality, fresh fish sandwiches.
Many Pittsburgh bars have solid beer lists, well-mixed cocktails or a bartender who’s handy with a shot and a story. We need more than that. What makes these bars the best? […]
Nied’s Hotel in Pittsburgh’s Lawrenceville neighborhood is one of a handful of bars where workers who clock out while most hit the alarm clock can still meet for coffee or a beer. Taverns that cater to third-shift workers aren’t a new concept to Pittsburgh, but over the years, their clientele has evolved.
Nancy Noszka gave 12 of the best years of her life to the neighborhood she grew up in, only to get water thrown in her face, spit on and physically attacked when she directed the nonprofit Lawrenceville Development Corp. through the 1990s. […]
I’m having bacon and eggs near the end of the bar close to the front door at Nied’s Hotel in Lawrenceville, with Barb Kline working the grill in front of me.
The Lawrenceville landmark’s truly famous fish sandwich is just one reason why it’s the first individual bar to be inducted into the After Dark Hall of Fame.
Pittsburgh sure has a lot of bars. In fact, according to a study by Infogroup Targeting Solutions, we have the most bars per capita in America. (That would be 11.8 per 10,000 of us.) There’s a good chance you’re in one now. […]
The stalwart Lawrenceville anchor may be the proudest Pittsburgh bar of them all.
Let’s not kid ourselves. Pittsburgh is hardly the mecca of country/bluegrass music, but Slim Forsythe is hoping to put it on the map. And on your TV.