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Cherries Diner

212 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1806
+1 412-281-8182
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cherry bomb” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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American, Diner
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212 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1806
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Cherries is awesome, We had the Steak Hoagie Combo which was tender and juicy, awesome fries. and also the Reuben Combo which was amazing.

Thank Itravelalot2011
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I need to go back & try the Cherries' French Toast, which sounds divine, next trip to Steel City. Quick & easy breakfast, short order venue. Waitress was awesome one woman show (small venue, she managed it all + cashier). Practically next door to the...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good and plenty. Waitress didn't do much to deserve her tip. Wanted to take away my plate before I was even done...

Thank Magdalena N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking forward to this place BUT what a let-down! Yelling staff, fighting with other! Waitress with missing teeth, takes our order, grunts, and delivers our food like she's emptying garbage cans. Yelling continues, owner drops bottle of hot sauce which splashes up and...More

Thank Virgil1944
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By the brisk take out service, I'd guess a lot of locals eat here. Full breakfast menu. Our eggs were cooked perfectly. One very hard-working waitress took care of all of us. Watching her hustle was all part of the experience. Our food was served...More

Thank MSH444
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place! If you're looking for a meal that came out of your grandmother's kitchen, this is the place! We've been visiting this great city and have tried some very unique dishes and restaurants so when we found this sweet little briber next...More

Thank lwilliamsln07
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We enjoyed this place for a quick and VERY inexpensive breakfast. Limited seating makes the wait staff a little pushy about getting you in and out, but I completely understand why they are that way. The place has many "regulars", so they don't need sightseers...More

Thank Kourdaddy
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

My family was sleeping; I decided to go get breakfast. It is a classic diner. I ordered the stuffed cherry pancake and an egg sunny side up. I was there early and it moved very quickly, but it is a small place. The food was...More

Thank turne23
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Spent all week longing for a good breakfast in downtown Pittsburgh until somebody at the hotel recommended this little gem right off the Square. Nothing fancy -- they don't even give you a check when you're finished, the waitress just tells you how much you...More

Thank DarlingtonCounty
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Cherries Diner is just off Market Square. It is a very popular local place with delicious food. We breakfasted there two mornings and plan to go there for breakfast each time we are in Pittsburgh. The prices are reasonable and the food delicious. Try the...More

Thank bmaclaug
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Wesaidyes
28 August 2015|
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Response from AdventureMythsJon | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly, they do serve it all day but they close late in the afternoon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1806
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 412-281-8182
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