Pittsburgh Blue - Edina
Pittsburgh Blue - Edina

Pittsburgh Blue - Edina

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.pittsburghbluesteak.com/
  • Phone: 9525672700x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Monday-Thursday
    11:00am-10:00pm

    Friday-Saturday
    11:00am-11:00pm

    Sunday
    10:00am-10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Jason Smith
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Getting there

  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Complimentary parking ... ramp adjacent to Westin hotel across from Pittsburgh Blue & parking lot adjacent to the Galleria Mall
A word from Pittsburgh Blue - Edina
Pittsburgh Blue is a comfortable steakhouse for people who work hard and want to enjoy the rewards of their labors. We give guests their money's worth and more offering dry-aged steaks selected by master butchers, dayboat-caught fresh seafood, entree salads, sandwiches & burgers in the Blue Tavern. Plus the finest brunch in Edina.



Experience Pittsburgh Blue in a variety of ways including private dining, the Blue Tavern which makes everything better and our luxurious dining room.



Enjoy our deep booths and a deeper wine list; and the kind of service everyone deserves but hardly ever receives.



We offer lunch, happy hour, dinner & Sunday Brunch.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerSteak
Pittsburgh Blue - Edina reviews from OpenTable diners
232 reviews since May 26, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.5
    Service4.5
  • Ambiance4.2
    Noise LevelModerate
90% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (153)fit for foodies (72)good for groups (64)romantic (54)notable wine list (47)great for outdoor dining (40)great for lunch (38)neighborhood gem (36)great for brunch (29)hot spot (26)vibrant bar scene (22)kid-friendly (18)late-night find (13)scenic view (2)Show More
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Emma was a fantastic server and made the night a memorable experience!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • noise level
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Definitely NOT romantic. We loved the food and basically everything, but it was extremely noisy. My wife and I reserved online for a Saturday night and asked for quiet and cozy. We actually didn't see anywhere quiet and cozy. We don't think it was worth the $200 we spent but only because of the noise level. It's a great any night place to go with friends!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Quality not worth the price
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Scallop appetizer was delicious! (Slightly over priced on our opinion) Spinach salad was excellent. Caesar salad was also quite good. Both the filet and New York were very overpriced for the quality received. We both have had better quality steaks for less money at other restaurants. We received excellent service from our server's assistant and just average service from our server. Our server was not as attentive as we would have liked. We both sat with empty cocktail glasses for an unexceptable amount of time.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Personal favorite
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    If you have not been here, you are missing one of the best steak restaurants in the country.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Not up to the hype
    PJ007
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    We went to PB largely because I'd heard good things about it and the location was good for us vs. having to trek back downtown. It was fine, adequate, average. The menu is like every other current steakhouse: lots of beef with unnecessary crusts and sauces. The mandatory sides: hashbrowns, ridiculously over-sized and typical veggies, etc. But unlike a Ruth's Chris or Murray's, PB doesn't pull it off. We ordered several appetizers and the Shrimp Cocktail was presented with dry ice. Makes a nice presentation except for the part where the dry ice turns part of the shrimp blue. The blue cheese crust on my filet was too salty. Bread was weird: just a basket of buns cooked together. Absolutely not worth the $420 for 6 of us.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Good lunch
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    A nice place for lunch. Service was friendly and good, food was good, too. The daily special soup was chunky tomato basil and it was outstanding.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The Place to Go for Steak
    Larry
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    This has to be one of the best steakhouses in the Minneapolis area. The steaks are cooked to perfection and portions are huge. You certainly will not leave hungry.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Always great
    Drkels8
    Dined on 9/15/2014
    My patent live out of town so when we take them out for birthday dinners they always request to go here. Decent pricing and a beautiful atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Mixed Feelings
    Ginger
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The service with excellent. The noise level was way too high - needed to shout to talk across the table. The king crab legs were excellent, but the butter was cold before the meal was finished. The prime rib was tough. We would go back to try to steak, but that won't be any time soon.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Maple Grove is the better location
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006VIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    We must be jinxed at the Edina location. Every visit to Maple Grove has been great. This time at Edina we were seated in a booth that had the bar area to the back even though the restaurant was pretty empty. Not a great start, very noisy. The oscar filet came with cold bernaise sauce. My wife told the waiter, and a new crab cake, asparagus, and bernaise on the side showed up 5 minutes later. The sauce was look warm at best (not good since it contains eggs). Hash browns were undercooked. Expect better.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Amazing as expected
    willi828
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    We went to Pittsburgh Blue for our 3 year anniversary. We had an excellent waitress. She was swamped with "king crab night" where the wait staff is constantly shelling the king crab for the customers, but she still was amazing. I ordered the aged ribeye and added a leg of king crab (the crab was almost the cost of my whole steak, but it was divine). Their drink menu is great as well, I had a house cocktail (3 times), and was blown away at how fresh the ingredients in it were. The steaks–awesome of course. Just when we thought we had a spectacular celebration dinner, we ordered the Key Lime Pie. OMG. Seriously, if you go here and only get one thing, make it the Key Lime Pie! Best ever. I didn't even care about the cost, well worth it!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Pittsburgh Blue Edina
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Very nice meal with international guests joining us. They were very impressed with the restaurant itself and the food was amazing. They were still talking about it the next day.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, notable wine list, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Hash browns will change your life
    betseypVIP
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    I'm a hash browns purist. Salt and pepper and that is it. But my friend convinced me to try the blue cheese hash browns and they were so amazeballs that I dreamt about them afterwords.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Delicious as always
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Delicious as always. One of my colleagues chose the 'Petite' steak, and then it was indeed too small, lol
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great for steaks
    OpenTable Diner Since 2003VIP
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Great steaks, Crab legs cracked tableside. Caesar salad with all the anchovies you need. Lobster hash browns! oversized desserts are easily shared.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • JuleVIP
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Perfect for our group of 6 at a round table (thank you!). Food was EXCELLENT, ambiance was energetic, had a great time.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • HAPPY HOUR DELIGHT
    jarbob
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Great happy hour with wonderful appetizers. Though not on the happy hour menu, we had the scallop appetizer which was amazing. Tenderloin bites were tasty and the grill cheese fingers dipped in the tomato fondue reminded us of our childhood years eating grilled cheese and tomato soup. The crab dip had visible crab meat and great lettuce wraps. Service was great as well.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fabulous
    sbum
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    This place knocks it out of the park every time I dine there. Tonight was not exception! EXCELLENT service and food!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Pittsburg Blue Rocks
    Jonikins
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Charming atmosphere, scrumptious food, and friendly staff. Our server, Calli, remembered us from previous service. She have great options on choosing the right cut of meat, to the tantilizing sides and appetizers. We celebrated my husband's b-day and received a yummy red velvet cake. We appreciate this neighborhood find!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service needs to improve
    Djeats
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    The food was okay with the exception of the walleye. Service was poor and the bill had items on it that we didn't order.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Steak
    Poisonned
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    Great happy hour menu and amazing steak. They have a drink called Tickle me pink. This drink can be found on their happy hour menu.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Cowboy Ribeye is the Best!
    TurtleIVood
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    I love Pittsburg Blue above all the rest because of their Cowboy Ribeye! This is the best steak in the country. Period!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Jollysson
    jollysson
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    Had a business lunch and worked out great...noise level was perfect. Only surprise I had was I asked for a side salad to accompany my entree...when I paid the bill the side salad was 14.95 and as much as my tuna entree ...but it was a special heirloom tomato salad with arugula and Gorgonzola....perfect taste!
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Somewhat disappointed
    occasionaldiner
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    Have always had excellent experience at Blue. This is the first time I felt any disappointment. Felt the hash browns were overdone on the outside. While I did not order the top cut of meat (went for the sirloin that was listed as a specialty) I thought it was very ordinary and not particularly flavorful. A very ordinary piece of meat. Everything else was great, the scallop appetizer (one of my wife's favorites, the iceberg wedge salad. The service was wonderful as our server let us dictate the pace.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great dinner
    Riley007VIP
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    We have been to the Edina location many times and have never been disappointed. I have the King's cut of Prime Rib and my wife had the Hanger steak and we split a baked potato. Everything was great and the amount of food was just right for two on a Monday night. Brian our waiter was great too, very professional, yet fun too.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Devin
    Devin
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    Always really good, best steak in the twin cities. Better then Ruth Chris and Murray's
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great experience!
    EricOLE62
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    This is my second visit at this location. From scheduling online reservation, added to more guests, the quality of professionalism of our wait staff was fantastic. It was my wifes birthday, i did not request anything special, our waitor went above and beyond to bring out a cheesecake. My water glass was constantly filled with out asking, overall perfect experience. Food was perfect.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • POOR Service!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    4 of us were celebrating a birthday and looking forward to a nice dinner at PB.It was 10 minutes before our waiter arrived to take drink orders. A waitress brought them and it was at least 15 minutes before our waiter returned. We odered a couple appetisers, the waitress brought those as well. We had to ask her for another round of drinks. The food arrived a half hour after we ordered. My plate had a dinky little cold steak on it. Nothing else. When the waitress put our plates down she said the fries did not look good so she had to reorder them. My guess is our food sat around getting cold and that is why the fries looked bad. 10 minutes later, when everyone was done eating the waiter showed up with our 2 orders of fries. Disappointing!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Where have I been?
    Dicksworld
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    Thanks to my wonderful family for recommending Pittsburgh Blue. My flat iron steak was to die for.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent
    ChiefIA
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    Food is very good. The service is impeccable. The dining room can be a bit noisy if you are looking for a quiet, intimate setting. Highly recommend it to anyone looking for a great meal.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • nice
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 8/18/2014
    Great for a meeting play. Excellent food and drink.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Happy hour
    JackVIP
    Dined on 8/18/2014
    The food, chicken wings (tough), tenderloin tips (over done). Won't bother coming during happy hour again.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Steak and Potaters and Wine
    MANwPLANVIP
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    What else do ya want? Lettuce? I wouldn't know, but I think they have that as well. No really. They are great at what they offer. Try the Blue-hashbrowns. Amazing. I had the King cut Prime Rib. Talk about a thick cut that was really impressive and delightfully prepared. It didn't last. Their wine was overpriced, but the service was great. All in all a wonderful night.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Steak Selection!
    leeju01
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    My fiance and I chose the filet mignon, along with loaded mashed potatoes and adult mac & cheese. It was mouthwatering, more than enough food, and the complementary bread was quite tasty as well. The service was very quick and courteous, and the ambiance was great. The bathrooms were stocked with separate cloth towels, lotion, hairspray and other toiletries. We will definitely be coming back here!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Shirl
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Delightful dining experience. Told them it was anniversary celebration and they brought cake w/sparklers!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding, but pricey
    nmmw
    Dined on 8/13/2014
    4 of us in our group--all had outstanding meals. Service was as good as the food. Great place for special occasions. Good vibe, somewhat noisy but not overwhelming. Not a place to go if you want a quiet romantic dinner. Great restaurant if you want a lively atmosphere and outstanding food. 4 entrees, 3 glasses of wine, 1 shared dessert, tip=$290.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Ok Salad
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 8/13/2014
    I had salmon salad. Ordered it mostly because it had a crème yogurt dressing. The salad had very little if any dressing on it, must have just been tossed briefly. It also had heirloom tomatos that were excellent.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Great place!
    FoodLovers
    Dined on 8/12/2014
    Our 20 year old wanted to dine here for his birthday! Excellent as always!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, late-night find, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • a family favorite
    cc62
    Dined on 8/12/2014
    We love coming here to celebrate birthdays and other family events. Always great service and the food is excellent.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Brunch Find
    Stuey
    Dined on 8/10/2014
    I had an amazing brunch at Pittsburgh Blue. I had a hard time trying to decide what to have! I had the The Blue Breakfast/Steakhouse Scramble and got their homemade english muffin. OMG, amazing!!! I sat in silence for a while just enjoying every bite! The food was perfectly cooked and very flavorful. I can't wait to go back and try other items on the menu!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall