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About Walnut Grill - Fox Chapel

Come experience Walnut Grill - Fox Chapel. Walnut Grill we offers delicious American cuisine with exceptional fresh seafood prepared by our Corporate Executive Chef Randy Simpson. The modern atmosphere of our bar and lounge area makes us the perfect destination to bring a date and enjoy one of our specialty martinis or distinct craft beers. Our full bar is equipped with multiple large screen TV's and can accommodate you and your friends when you are watching your favorite sports team! Or you can come to celebrate your next special occasion in our dining room! If you would like, we also offer dining on our outdoor patio that is sure to make your dining experience with us exceptional! Delicious food, gracious energetic service and our upscale ambiance is designed to please every diner! We accept reservations for our dining room and banquet dining room, our patio and lounge area's are seated on a first come first serve basis.

911 Freeport Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Breakfast & Lunch: Daily: 7:00am - 3:00pm
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 2:00pm - 9:00pm
Brunch: Sunday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Happy Hour: Daily from 5:00pm - 7:00pm, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Late Night Menu: Daily from 9:00pm till close

Cross Street:
Fox Chapel

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(412) 782-4768

Website:
http://www.eatwalnut.com/

Entertainment:
Live music on the patio all season long.

Catering:
Call for Catering menu, or view at www.eatwalnut.com. We will deliver with some restrictions.

Parking Details:
Private lot

Public Transit:
Transit stop located in Waterworks Plaza.

Executive Chef:
Executive Chef Randy Simpson

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Happy Hour from 5-7, reduced price appetizer menu, $4 draft beer, $4 house wines, and $4 Pinnacle Vodka Drinks! From 9-11 Happy Hour consists of 1/2 price pizza's, 1/2 price boneless wings!

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Walnut Grill - Fox Chapel Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.5

ambience

4.2

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

90% would recommend it to a friend

Casual (14)
Comfort Food (12)
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Special Occasion (9)
Neighborhood Gem (9)
Good for Groups (8)
Good for Anniversaries (8)
Great for Lunch (7)
Great for Outdoor Dining (7)
Creative Cuisine (6)
Good for Birthdays (6)
Sunday Lunch (6)
Happy Hour (6)
Good for a Date (5)
Bar Seating (4)
Great for Brunch (4)
Business Meals (4)
Fit for Foodies (4)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Quick Bite (3)
Romantic (3)
Worth the Drive (3)
Fun (2)
Late-night Find (2)
Live Sports (2)
Quiet Conversation (2)
Spicy (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Healthy (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Vibrant Bar Scene (1)
Great Beer (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Hot Spot (1)
Notable Wine List (1)
People Watching (1)
Seasonal (1)
Tapas (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined 3 days ago

Always a good experience at Walnut Grill. Good service, food, and atmosphere.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on February 13, 2018

I was quite pleased with everything. The food was wonderful and the service was great.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Outdoor Dining, Cozy, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on February 10, 2018

We met at Walnut Grill because it is a middle point for our location and those we were meeting. Waitress was friendly brought us drinks quickly ordered quickly and food came relatively quickly. I had a special request I asked that they not put the rosemary garlic butter on my mixed grill they did anyway,I did not think it was that difficult. I water glasses were filled once during dinner would’ve preferred they be be filled every time they were empty. The room we were in was extremely loud there was a group of 11-year-old girls having a dinner at a birthday party. This made it hard for us to hear our own conversations but we did our best. I had made a reservation so you kind of expect that you won’t just be Put anywhere in the restaurant. Next time I’ll make sure if we go back there that I request a quieter location. If I wanted to sit in a noisy room to have dinner I would sit in the bar

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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Great crab cake, the baked sweet potatoes are always awesome.

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food5
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on February 6, 2018

Great food once again. Every time we are in the area, we stop and check this restaurant out.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on January 26, 2018

Great food, excellent service, and a comfortable place to dine and relax.

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on January 21, 2018

My family recently visited Walnut Grill for Sunday brunch to celebrate my father's birthday.
Pluses:
- The omelet station is decent, including the prime rib carved at the station. And the cook/chef making the omelets couldn't have been nicer.
- The fruit, including cantaloupe and honeydew, was surprisingly tasty for being out-of-season.
Minuses:
- The rest of the offerings were limited and average at best. For example, the French toast and pancakes were cold and dry. Our server was apologetic and offered to have the kitchen make fresh French toast and pancakes, but she didn't follow through.
- Gosh, the ambiance borders on depressing.
Bottom line: Though I can't say I'd recommend Walnut Grill, it's not the worst place. We walked away unsatisfied, but agreed that "at least it's not expensive."

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on January 21, 2018

My family celebrated my wife's birthday with brunch and it was delicious, our service was outstanding and the price was good for everything that you have to offer.

We will be returning.

Tags: Great for Brunch
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on January 14, 2018

Always great - a regular stop for us. The people are very nice and the service is exceptional

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Kid-friendly, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Hot Spot, Fun
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on January 10, 2018

Our waitress was really so distracted to the point of forgetting two people's soups and then when reminded she brought the wrong soups. Her service was slow although I think she was doing the best she could. All four of us agreed that our appetizers which were our meal essentially were not good but here again we ordered breaded zucchini planks which are not terribly healthy to begin with. I have had nice meals there before....this was just an off night.
I may not go back there again. Too many other choices of restaurants.

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·Dined on January 3, 2018

Excellent food. Prepared perfectly. Salmon was awesome dessert was delicious

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 31, 2017

My wife and I are regular customers. We take advantage of the veterans day on Tuesdays which is very nice, but we come on other days, also. My wife and her girlfriends come for a girl's day lunch occasionally and are always pleased. Keep up the good work. There is always room for a nice neighborhood establishment like yours. P.S. the servers and the manager are always nice.

Tags: Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Afternoon Tea
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 27, 2017

We had a wonderful time. The food was delicious. Looking forward to going there again.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Happy Hour, Bar Seating, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Healthy, Comfort Food
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 24, 2017

Excellent Christmas Eve brunch! Food was excellent- great variety- several seafood options. Excellent prime rib. Mica provided excellent service! Very enjoyable!!

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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 22, 2017

The four of us had wonderful dinners...from pizza to flatbread!

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 20, 2017

We had wonderful food and wonderful service. If I had one criticism, it would be that the cost of alcoholic drinks was very high.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Cozy
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 20, 2017

at first glance restaurant does not look impressive. HOWEVER, the food was excellent and the service was great. My husband had a great steak and I enjoyed a mixed grill. Wednesday is half price on a bottle of wine and we had a very good wine. If you live nearby, this is a great place to go for good food.

Tags: Comfort Food, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 13, 2017

I've gone there many times and have never had a bad experience with their food until 12/13/17. My fish and fries tasted as if they had been soaking in grease all night long and my husband's corned beef sandwich was very skimpy on the meat. It definitely wasn't up to their normal standards.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 10, 2017

Brunch was wonderful as usual - waitress attentive but not overwhelming - food was excellent and choices great!

Tags: Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Cozy, Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Excellent Chicken nachos.
Service was excellent and friendly

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Our first time there. Took my wife out for her birthday and Walnut Grill was recommended by a friend. Staff very friendly.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Casual, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 25, 2017

We had a very enjoyable experience. The service was outstanding! Drinks were Phenomenal! Great place to go for a date night for sure!

Tags: Comfort Food, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date, Casual, Romantic, Bar Seating, Late-night Find, Cozy
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 22, 2017

We had a quick business lunch here and needed to be in and out. Our food came quickly and did not disappoint!

Tags: Quick Bite, Neighborhood Gem, Business Meals
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 20, 2017

I had the walnut salmon, asparagus and fries and my friend had the crab cakes, cole slaw and fries...both were delicious!

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 18, 2017

We always have a good meal. This time we enjoyed the pork tenderloin.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Happy Hour, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch, Pre/post Theatre, Business Meals, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Nice menu. Favorite dish: gnocchi with chicken breasts. Sauce is fantastic.
Service is excellent.
I take advantage of your bogo for vets on Tuesdays. Thank you.
Carl Vitti

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Healthy, Good for Groups, Cozy, Tasting Menu
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We are a frequent customer to Walnut Grill and always enjoy it. This time they were very busy and we had to ask for a server since no one seemed to be assigned to our table. We still felt a bit forgotten even when we finally received our dinners. But our waitress made up for it by taking our beverages off the tab. I know every place has their off nights, but at least they tried to acknowledge it. It won't stop us from going back.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Seasonal
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 (Phoenix)·Dined on November 7, 2017

We always have good food and service. It's nice to have a 'hometown' spot to visit anytime.

Tags: Cozy, Casual, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 25, 2017

We always enjoy our dining experience at Walnut Grille. We've noticed a new menu on our last visit. Still disappointed that some items were removed from their menu. The burgers and fish sandwiches are our favorite!

Tags: Casual, Good for Groups, Creative Cuisine, Great for Outdoor Dining, Comfort Food
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Food, service and setting were top notch as usual. Never disappoints.

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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Tried the new breakfast menu. Winning! Really enjoyed the salmon & eggs.

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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Went for dinner which was average. This venue looks to be better for happy hour and drinks. Would return for drinks and light apps, but not for a meal.

Tags: Happy Hour, Bar Seating
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 11, 2017

Our experience with the dinner and service were terrific. Belinda took exceptional care of us and we were quite pleased with the food.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual, Quiet Conversation
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Have always been a loyal customer and find the convenience, quality of food and service to be very good. There for a while it was either hit or miss, but now they seem to be back in their groove. Had a pleasant afternoon with a dear friend.

Tags: Happy Hour, Casual, Disabled Access, Sunday Lunch
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 28, 2017

The salmon was wonderful. Atmosphere was quiet even though people were there. Service was attentive.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Quiet Conversation, Good Vegetarian Options, Cozy, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 28, 2017

Walnut Grill is now one of our go to restaurants. The service was wonderful and the food divine. We will definitely be back.

Tags: Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 23, 2017

I really love this place. Food is delicious, service was fantastic and prices are reasonable.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine, Happy Hour, Comfort Food, Fun
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 22, 2017

We both had the salmon, baked potato and vegetable which were all delicious. Plan on going back soon!

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Fit for Foodies, Quick Bite, Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine, Great for Outdoor Dining, Great for Lunch, Afternoon Coffee, Healthy, Business Meals, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Sunday Lunch, Good for a Date, Fun, People Watching, Great for Brunch, Live Music, Vibrant Bar Scene, Bar Seating, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Casual
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 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 15, 2017

I enjoyed the salmon dinner and enjoyed sitting next to the fire pit in the cool evening.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Casual
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vip
 (Pittsburgh)·Dined on September 10, 2017

A repeat visit for us to the Walnut Grill. As usual, the food and service is first rate.

Tags: Spicy, Good for a Date, Quick Bite, Vibrant Bar Scene, Bar Seating, Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients
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