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The Wooden Nickel Restaurant & Lounge - Monroeville

4.4
280 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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Monroeville's Hidden gem sparkles with a touch of style and sophistication. Upscale cuisine including: hand rolled pasta, fresh seafood, and the finest steaks and chops paired with an elegant wine list and delicious dessert menu.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Seafood, Italian
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Hours of operation


Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday -Thursday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm -12:00am, Sunday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(412) 372-9750
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Radomir Klipa
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Private party facilities
We offer private dining for up to 150 guests. Plated banquet menus are available.
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Private party contact
Deenie Ross: (412) 508-1378
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Catering
Offering a wide range of catering services from personalized cakes to food and appetizers.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Stroschein
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Entertainment
Entertainment falls every other Friday from 7:30pm until 11pm. Please call restaurant for further details.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 280 People Are Saying
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4.4  based on recent ratings
4.4
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4.5
service
4.3
ambience
4.3
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Michelle 
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Great place. Wonderful atmosphere and amazing food

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

It was great! The server was very attentive to our needs.

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MarkP (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Very nice place if you are looking for a quiet cozy spot to enjoy great conversation over an extremely delicious meal. The filet mignon was spot on and the veal with a pan sauce was mouth watering. Our waitress was very attentive as well as the rest of the staff as they all worked together to give us an exceptional experience. Well worth it you won't be disappointed.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
4.0  Dined on January 18, 2018

Very good food and service but our server
charged us for the thing she says it was not
going to be charged.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on January 7, 2018

Food was great, did not know this restaurant was still around. My husband I had one of our dates here more than 30 years ago. Beautiful and romantic, love the fireplaces!!

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

We always love the food and it's a great place to celebrate New Years eve.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

We dined here on New Year's Eve. There was a special menu for the evening, but there were still a good many selections. The food was prepared to our liking, and there was obvious attention made to making sure the guests were taken care of.

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William (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Excellent as always, friendly staff, comfortable ambiance.

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luvinit (Cincinnati)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

We went for an early New Year's Eve dinner and weren't disappointed. The atmosphere was cosy and elegant, with soft christmas lights and a fire in the fireplace. The service was excellent and attentive. We enjoyed the vanilla shrimp appetizer and the steak, lobster and lamb entrees were delicious. The only area where food fell short was the risotto which came in a very large portion with both of our meals and was very heavy and pasty... neither of us ate much of it. The brussels sprouts were ok, but a little bland. Other than that, we enjoyed the meal! The prices were on the high side with most of the entrees starting around $30 and going up to about $60.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
2.0  Dined on December 27, 2017

this is the second time I went for dinner - enjoyed the food immensely both times - very elegant upscale dining experiences. Raved about the food

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on December 23, 2017

In my opinion, it would be hard to find any steaks in the Pittsburgh area that are better prepared than those at the Wooden Nickel. In addition, the service was very knowledgeable and friendly. (Katlyn) Look forward to going again soon.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on December 22, 2017

We had my wife’s birthday dinner her again. We had the scotch eggs for the appetizer . For dinner the lamb chops and crab cakes both excellent.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on November 23, 2017

Very comfortable , atmosphere was great had a very good experience.

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Lil39kav (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on November 18, 2017

This restaurant is quite the find, drove by it many times, first time here. The food was very good, I ordered the salmon oscar, the salmon was not dry with plenty of crab flakes and delicious asparagus. The sirloin was just as good, well cooked, with the potatoes that were seasoned well. The waitress was very friendly, and the restaurant was very clean and just well decorated. Definitely will go here again!!!

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ChrisPinPennHills (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on November 4, 2017

Was pleasantly surprised... drove by this restaurant for YEARS but had never been there. It was excellent. Pricey but worth the $. Excellent service. We appreciated the spacing between tables, it was nice to not be on top of your "neighbor." A great special occasion restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
4.0  Dined on November 3, 2017

I took a friend there for lunch. The food was good. We both had the Pittsburgh salad. We had hot tea. My only complaint was the water was only lukewarm. They did bring me a new pot of water which was hot when I requested it.

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vipMarsha (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on October 21, 2017

The three of us each got something different...Meatloaf, Filet Oscar and scallops.
Everything was so good...wonderful restaurant and have never been disappointed.

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on October 18, 2017

A true culinary delight in the suburbs. Excellent food and service.

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ChEd (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on September 8, 2017

One of the few non-chain restaurants left in Monroeville

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OpenTable Diner (Pittsburgh)
5.0  Dined on August 19, 2017

This was the first time I was at this restaurant and went at the recommendation of a friend. The food was excellent - fine dining at its best. The wait staff was knowledgeable and friendly. I also liked the atmosphere of the restaurant. My friend and I are already making plans to return perhaps around the holidays. Great overall experience

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