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Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh

4.5
4.5
3963 Reviews
$50 and over
Steak
Quality, exceptional service, and an unparalleled atmosphere have made Eddie Merlot's one of America's great steak houses over the past 20 years. Eddie Merlot's is an homage to the man and his love of a great steak, a great glass of wine, and a good story.

We pride ourselves on our prime-aged beef and scratch kitchen. Our chef selects each steak for the optimum proportion of marbling and texture before hand-cutting and seasoning the steaks to your specifications. From sauces to desserts, we develop recipes to create a truly unique experience for our guests. And, while you enjoy your meal, you'll be treated to the one-of-a-kind service we call the "W.O.W. Factor."

We welcome you to Eddie Merlot's—we want you, our guest, to have nothing but the best, which is why we go to such lengths to serve you the exceptional prime-aged steaks upon which our restaurant has built its reputation.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 41 times today

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Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Price
    $50 and over
  • Cuisines
    Steak, Seafood, Steakhouse
  • Hours of operation
    Lunch Mon–Fri 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu, Sun 3:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–10:00 pm Happy Hour Mon–Thu 4:00 pm–6:30 pm
  • Phone number
    (412) 235-7676
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Business Casual
  • Executive chef
    Patrick Maxey
  • Private party contact
    Kim Radinick : (412) 235-7676
  • Neighborhood
    Downtown
  • Cross street
    in 4 Gateway Building
  • Parking details
    Please park in the 4 Gateway Building Parking Garage, Parking validation only available after 4pm.
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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What 3,963 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.5
4.5 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Pittsburgh / Western PA

    Good for business meals

  • Pittsburgh

    Good for business meals

3,963 Reviews
  1. BrookeS

    Pittsburgh

    19 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We went for our anniversary. Table was decorated with rose petals. Service and food were impeccable as always.

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  2. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My fiancé and I went here for the first time and will definitely be coming back from the food to the atmosphere it was everything we could have asked for on a night out. The food was incredible! My medium steak was cooked to perfection and melted like butter. Our server Matt was the topper, incredibly nice, energetic, he will be who I ask for when we are back. He gifted us a crème brule on the house since we was supposed to be married today (life happens) and that was just as incredible. The generosity and hospitality he has makes the whole experience better. Thank you.

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  3. AdamD

    Pittsburgh

    9 reviews

    3.0

    9 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    First time here. The restaurant was very pretty inside, with a friendly staff. We started with the crab soup, very rich but also very bland, some seasoning would’ve really helped. Got the Wagyu steaks, well cooked and nice cut of beef, however could have used some seasoning, didn’t seem to be any at all on it. Lobster mashed potatoes very very good. Desert is large for the price. Also liked the bread. Several of the staff were wearing aprons that were very dirty, that is a little off putting. I don’t think we will be back. Much better options at this price point.

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  4. susieq

    Pittsburgh

    11 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    11 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    As this was my first visit, I had high expectations. I was somewhat disappointed as my food was good but not on par with other steakhouses in the area.

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  5. NancyD

    Pittsburgh

    16 reviews

    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous dinner celebrating our 25th anniversary! Food and service were outstanding.

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  6. Vickitravels

    Munich

    17 reviews

    4.0

    17 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Generally get the filet sliders. This time the quality of the meat (plus they were waaaay overcooked) seemed much lower than previous visits. Will go again, just order something else. Server was excellent.

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My boyfriend and I came in for lunch today and Dustin was our server. He was incredibly attentive and described the menu perfectly. We didn’t have ample time as I had to get back to work. Dustin made sure that we had enjoyable experience and that I was able to leave in just the right amount of time. Coffee service is adorable too! I will definitely return!

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  8. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our server, Ed, was fantastic and I highly recommend him! We will always be requesting him when he is available. The food was amazing as always! The Charbroiled Oysters were fantastic if you are a fan! And been a very long time since I had some awesome Banana Fosters for dessert! Must have!

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  9. Louie

    Washington DC

    12 reviews

    vip
    2.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 2
    In the past 6 mths I’ve been here 3 times and each time is getting worse. For years we’ve eaten here and every time is perfect. The service stinks! The food is wrong every time and our sides came out 10 mins after our meals. Drinks were not great. This place needs to train staff and terminate average and poor staff. I’m sure the prices didn’t go down in relation to the food and service. Hey Eddie Merlots you’re acting like Applebees !

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    1 review

    vip
    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 6, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    Eddie Merlot’s was always our go to but since the manager, David left service has gone completely down hill! It’s very unfortunate.. the manager now has no idea how to run this awesome establishment… bring back David… you are losing the regulars!!!!

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  11. FamilyBoys

    Minneapolis

    38 reviews

    5.0

    38 reviews

    Dined on April 6, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our server, Mat, was awesome! He was engaging and personable. Lovely experience and great food.

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  12. OpenTable Diner

    Charlotte

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 6, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The experience at Eddie Merlot’s was excellent. Our waiter, Tim was attentive and explained all type of information regarding the menu. The food was great and the entire experience exceeded expectations.

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  13. LindaW

    Pittsburgh

    37 reviews

    3.0

    37 reviews

    Dined on April 6, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    A bit disappointed. The salmon was under cooked since my preference is well-done. Additionally, the salmon needed accompaniment so the horseradish sauce was best with it. The chopped salad was superb. The shrimp that was served with the filet combo was blistering hot…too many jalapeños? Would not order those dishes again.

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  14. NathanH

    Pittsburgh

    36 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    36 reviews

    Dined on April 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food is always perfect. Right amount and always done just the way you want it. Service is top notch as well! Great place for lunch or dinner!!

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  15. tikki

    Pittsburgh

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely Easter for the 3rd year.

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  16. JeffS

    Pittsburgh

    14 reviews

    3.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    Easter brunch $80 - was ok I guess. Probably won’t go back. They need to label their foods also for allergy sensitive customerts. .

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  17. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything exceeded my expectations. Buffet had an amazing array of choices. Buffet was fully stocked at all times. I was concerned with the no valet parking but the garage takes you straight into the building and no need to walk on the streets.

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  18. OpenTable Diner

    Atlantic City

    5 reviews

    3.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    We love Eddie Merlot’s for a regular meal, but the buffet doesn’t do it for us. Majority of the hot items we had were cold or barely warm, and they charge too much to be having cold food. We’ll go back, but we’ll stick to the regular menu from now on.

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  19. Lunch21014

    Pittsburgh

    3 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Service was amazing and made for a great Easter Experience.

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  20. OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 31, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We visited Eddie Merlot for their Easter Brunch. While it was pricier than most it was worth it. The quality of the food and service was immaculate.

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  21. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    10 reviews

    4.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on March 30, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    We have a great experience.The sea bass was excellent.

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  22. HungryforMore

    Pittsburgh

    19 reviews

    3.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on March 30, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 4
    Spending $270 on dinner for two is not over the top but I do expect the food to be served at the appropriate time. Our entrees came when we were not even half way through our salads. So by the time we got to the dishes they were lukewarm. However, the food was flavorful. Other than that all else was fine.

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  23. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 29, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Bilal was an amazing server, food was wonderful as always.

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  24. Bradford

    Milwaukee

    16 reviews

    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on March 28, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great meal and excellent service from Armindo. Perfect way to celebrate our 39th anniversary. Looking forward to next time and will request Armindo again and more stories from his native Portugal!

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  25. Sunshine

    Pittsburgh

    14 reviews

    vip
    2.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on March 28, 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 4
    Service and food consistently gone down for the last five visits I’ve been there It’s almost like work to get your food right and get your bill and be able to pay it There’s definitely a problem with this restaurant, and it is such a shame because it used to be a top-notch restaurant

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  26. BobABooey

    Pittsburgh

    114 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    114 reviews

    Dined on March 28, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    On this visit we just enjoyed happy hour food and drink items. Food was of excellent quality as usual. Drinks were well prepared but the prep time of the cocktails took exceptionally long on this visit. Definitely worth the visit.

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  27. NathanH

    Pittsburgh

    36 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    36 reviews

    Dined on March 28, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Consistency…always great service and great food! Love this place for lunch or dinner. One of the best downtown!!!

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  28. ILuvitalien

    Pittsburgh

    14 reviews

    5.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on March 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Service was impeccable. Chanel our waitress was wonderful and very accommodating Every thing was great

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  29. MAM17

    Pittsburgh

    19 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on March 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    As always - a great night out! Our waitress Chanel was fantastic! Thank you!

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  30. Larry

    Pittsburgh

    13 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on March 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My wife & I went there for her birthday dinner. We had a very good meal with my wife getting the Ahi Tuna (rather than having it seared, she had it cooked medium) which was done properly. I had the blackened salmon which I had cooked medium rare. That was alco cooked just right. Our server, Ed, was attentive and prompt but not annoying in any way. They provided a complimentary dessert which was creme brulee. We didn't ask for that dessert, but it was what my wife would have picked. Done well!

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  31. JamieT

    West Virginia

    10 reviews

    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on March 23, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent as always! I’ve always had good food, good service and a nice atmosphere.

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  32. OpenTable Diner

    Richmond

    3 reviews

    vip
    1.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on March 22, 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    Seatower was bad fish and frozen lobster. Schrimp was smelling and way over time. It was a terrible experience.

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  33. Xxxxxxxxxxx

    Pittsburgh

    11 reviews

    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on March 21, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Server was awesome. Happy Hour was great. I don't want to make any more comments.

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  34. OpenTable Diner

    Seattle

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 17, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Unmatched steak quality. Friendly, professional staff. Comfortable seating w tables at a good distance. Wine and dessert lists some of the best selections I've enjoyed in a while.

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  35. JeffreyS

    Charleston

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on March 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a wonderful time and a great meal sitting in the bar/ lounge area. Our waitress - Channel- was the best!! The entire staff from the manager on down could not have been more accommodating !!

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  36. OpenTable Diner

    Pittsburgh

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on March 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It was perfect! The food was incredible and the interior was gorgeous.

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  37. mujer

    New York City

    82 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    82 reviews

    Dined on March 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Last minute plans turned out to be a great fine… Sat at the bar had a great meal with great drinks and a killer carrot cake !!

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  38. CassylynnR

    Pittsburgh

    20 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    20 reviews

    Dined on March 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My first experience and everything, particular the service was excellent.

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  39. LOUIS

    Pittsburgh

    63 reviews

    5.0

    63 reviews

    Dined on March 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food was excellent with fantastic service, our waiter. Xander could not have been better.

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  40. OpenTable Diner

    Poconos

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on March 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, good location and nice ambiance. We will definitely come back.

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You can order delivery directly from Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh using the Order Online button. Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (412) 235-7676.

Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh is rated 4.5 stars by 3963 OpenTable diners.

Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh does offer gift cards which you can purchase here.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 41 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Pittsburgh

444 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross street
    in 4 Gateway Building
  • Neighborhood
    Downtown
  • Hours of operation
    Lunch Mon–Fri 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu, Sun 3:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri, Sat 3:00 pm–10:00 pm Happy Hour Mon–Thu 4:00 pm–6:30 pm
  • Price
    $50 and over
  • Cuisines
    Steak, Seafood, Steakhouse
  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Dress code
    Business Casual
  • Parking details
    Please park in the 4 Gateway Building Parking Garage, Parking validation only available after 4pm.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Patrick Maxey
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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