CASBAH

Casbah

Mediterranean Restaurant and Winery · Shadyside
229 S Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, United States
Hours:
Open until 10:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu
    • 11:30 AM–10:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 11:30 AM–11:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–9:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Drinks:
Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

Casual fine dining with the freshest of ingredients, featuring elegant classics and an innovative ever-changing daily menu of Mediterranean cuisine. Don't forget to check-in, even if you're just stopping by for a drink at our one of a kind wine bar.

8.9/10

Based on 96 votes

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    Renaissance Hotels
    "The short rib ravioli here is decadent and to die for."(5 Tips)
    Jake H.
    "(All of the Big Burrito restaurants are excellent)."(3 Tips)
    gina v.
    "I highly recommend the Wine Flights, cheese plates & Italian olives."(2 Tips)
    Stephen B.
    "The bread pudding was fantastic!!!"(2 Tips)
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  • short rib ravioli
  • big burrito
  • wine
  • good for dates
  • great value
  • Chilean sea bass
  • good service
  • cocktails
  • stylish
  • trendy
  • bread pudding
  • brunch food
  • octopus
  • cozy
  • martinis
  • authentic
  • pork
  • dinner
  • chicken
  • cheese plates
  • Timothy M.

    Everything!!

    Timothy McLaughlin · 2 weeks ago
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  • Dave C.

    The short rib ravioli was as good as it's cracked up to be

    Dave Cummings · October 7, 2015
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  • Adil M.

    Insanely great food. Great for dates!

    Adil Majid · September 26, 2015
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  • Amol K.

    The short rib ravioli is pretty good. Not amazing but still pretty good. Try other things if they catch your eye.

    Amol K · June 13, 2015
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  • Ash J.

    Chilean sea bass, duck and pork!

    Ash J · March 23, 2015
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  • Karat O.

    Cream polenta Sunday brunch. YUMM !

    Karat Ofpa · February 4, 2015
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  • Stephen B.

    The bread pudding was fantastic!!!

    Stephen Brieloff · January 17, 2015
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  • Antonio O.

    The swordfish is pretty interesting.

    Antonio Ono · October 3, 2014
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  • mister ockelfarber

    Best ambiance of any restaurant on Highland. One of the best in Pitt.

    mister ockelfarber · September 14, 2014
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  • Nathaniel E.

    Any of the lamb dishes are amazing

    Nathaniel Eliason · August 27, 2014
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  • Omer Z.

    Accommodating for gluten-free eaters.

    Omer Zach · May 1, 2014
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  • E P.

    The tomato sauce in the cavatelli is spot on.

    E P · January 11, 2014
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  • Jordan S.

    Long wait, small plates, but a great place to take your granny for lunch (or dinner).

    Jordan S · November 25, 2013
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  • Colleen B.

    Everything I had was absolutely delicious! I highly recommend the cheese plate and the duck/gnocchi dish. The restaurant also had an awesome selection of wine and great service!

    Colleen Berny · October 9, 2013
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  • amita s.

    halibut w sweet pea purée and farro is excellent!

    amita singh · June 15, 2013
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  • Seth C.

    Can't beat the wine flights!

    Seth Cress · February 24, 2013
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  • Ricardo C.

    The piccolo gusto menu is a great way to try several things on the menu!

    Ricardo Cabral · February 24, 2013
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  • Coy Vegas

    The cheese platters and octopus apps at the bar are the way to go. Also the lamb is spectacular.

    Coy Vegas · December 16, 2012
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  • Renaissance Hotels

    The short rib ravioli here is decadent and to die for. Follow it up with grilled corn ice cream. For more local tips, follow us on 4sq or check out www.renhotels.com.

    Renaissance Hotels · May 31, 2012
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  • Karla G.

    One of the Big Burrito family, Casbah is consistently above average. Recommend the Crispy Arsenal Cheese Curds (when available) and Cioppino. Excellent wine list too. (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more

    Karla Graves · March 19, 2012
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  • Aerie

    This chic and trendy Mediterranean Restaurant offers some of the best dishes in the Burgh. And with a frequently updated menu there is always some new delicacy to try.- Mandy, Marketing Coordinator

    Aerie · February 22, 2012
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  • gina v.

    I highly recommend the Wine Flights, cheese plates & Italian olives.

    gina vensel · January 4, 2012
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  • Belle L.

    Dessert: fried apple fritters are not to be missed.

    Belle Lenz · November 23, 2011
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  • Cory S.

    Most overpriced brunch/breakfast ever. 24$ for what? A waffle and eggs? You've got to be kidding me.

    Cory S · August 28, 2011
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  • Vanessa S.

    Dark chocolate bread pudding... seriously, dont miss it!!!

    Vanessa Sanchez · May 29, 2011
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  • Courtney K.

    Best brunch in Pittsburgh...

    Courtney K · December 26, 2010
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  • Dan G.

    Just what Justin said above, the short rib ravioli is a revelation. Soooooo good.

    Dan Gigler · September 17, 2010
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  • YinzerParty ..

    Birthday club for big burrito is $30 toward an entrees!

    YinzerParty .com · August 10, 2010
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  • Jake H.

    Outstanding food in Pittsburgh, but stick to the Middle Eastern dishes as they are the best. Definitely try the lamb. (All of the Big Burrito restaurants are excellent).

    Jake Hanchar · March 8, 2010
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  • AzyxA

    Try the Orecchiette pasts with cranberries & chicken in goat cheese sage cream sauce. Read more

    AzyxA · February 18, 2010
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  • Justin B.

    Try the Short Rib Ravioli.... One of the best dishes in the Burgh...

    Justin Bronowicz · December 9, 2009
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  • Ryan H.

    Best martinis and friendliest bartenders in Pittsburgh. Try one with Plymouth gin straight up with olives.

    Ryan Hopkins · December 5, 2009
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