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3519 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201-1368
+1 412-652-9924
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oxtail” (20 reviews)
“tapas” (26 reviews)
“octopus” (16 reviews)
Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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3519 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201-1368
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had heard about a new place to try, this one was it. Dinner was appetizers and small plates. Beets, cantaloupe, octopus,..... were great. Atmosphere and wait staff were spot on

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I went to Morcilla in Lower Lawrenceville for dinner. The meal was outstanding. The restaurant is small, so I recommend reservations. And if you want the VIP treatment, sit at the bar and have bartender Paul give you food and drink suggestions....More

Thank bmvoicegal
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We had the chef's tasting menu, which was outstanding, and not a bad deal to boot for the amount of food. The food and service were excellent. We loved it.

Thank rgberg2001
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I’m not much for long reviews; so I won’t go in to just how great each item we had at Morcilla was. Everything was excellent, and good lord...those chicharrons. Loved this place.

Thank Kencanfloat
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We eat here as much as possible. Justin Severino is a 4 time James Beard finalist so.....Definitely go with the recommendations of your servers - they know what they are talking about. And trust the process - something may not sound great to your ears...More

Thank ilovefoodpgh
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Went to this place for the second time, did not disappoint. One of the best restaurants in Pittsburgh. Got the same thing as we did last time. Start out with the warm bread, get an extra loaf if 3 or more people. First loaf is...More

Thank vikingscott
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ate here recently, planning to share the tapas. However, the lamb tajine looked very interesting, and I’m so glad we shared it. The flavors were divine, and the lamb melted in your mouth. My husband also loved the merguez sausage which...More

Thank WeBRads
Reviewed 9 June 2018

I highly recommend that if you're in Pittsburgh to make add a visit to Morcilla to your list of places to have a great meal at! The wait staff did an amazing job explaining the menu and made great suggestions for us to try and...More

1  Thank stevemarcus7
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

The scene: two couples celebrating 40th birthdays, one member of the party is gluten-free. We decided to get the large shareable chefs meal. I can’t remember the title of it. Some of the items containing gluten. Our gluten-free friend just said that he wouldn’t eat...More

1  Thank bjkbjk0
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Excellent choice , the place , environment , the food whole experiences was incredible , great flavors made for people looking for and adventure in culinary Spanish cuisine. Good wine selection....sangria very good!!!

1  Thank rafcama57
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Amanda L
14 August 2018|
Response from Scott W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can bring in your on wine for a corkage fee.
19 December 2017|
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Response from DonD1965 | Reviewed this property |
I think so. Check their website. They are always full. But what great place isn't
19 December 2017|
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Response from travelwithdebbiek | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I was only there once for dinner, not happy hour so don't know the answer. But, the food is really good - so go for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3519 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201-1368
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-652-9924
  • E-mail
Morcilla offers Spanish inspired cuisine, including house-made charcuterie and family style dishes. We have a full bar with craft cocktails and draft beer. The wine program is Spanish focused wine list with a heavy concentration of sherry and vermouth.
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