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Penn Avenue Fish Company - The Strip

2208 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4504
+1 412-434-7200
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
“soups” (9 reviews)
“sushi” (19 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2208 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4504
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Good place for a lunch hour. Very informal. Mostly various kinds of fresh fish sandwiches, salads and soups. All fresh. Order at counter. This was my first visit; had the Sneaky Pete salmon sandwich. It was good and would order it again. Nice variety and...More

Thank Peterson D
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My brother and his wife raved about the place so they and my wife and stopped in for lunch while visiting the strip. It is very informal which was fine with me but the fish smell was very strong even in the area where the...More

Thank NV_Travelers_77
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The fish is slice from the whole right in front of you. The fish mongers have years of experience going back to the days when the owners worked at Benkowitz seafood. Limited seating. Has a sushi bar in another room

Thank Harold G
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place selling a variety of fish sandwiches, soups and even sushi. Nice people suggesting options while ordering and good atmosphere. Really a very simple place, but a good option for a quick lunch. Good prices. Glad I ended up there.

Thank TravellerDonostia
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is an odd place in a good way. Sit on one side and you're in a cafe type setting; sit on the other, you're in a restaurant. Fresh fish is available to buy. Seafood and sushi sold. And if you're an oyster fan, you...More

Thank saek
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Although we arrived late in the day (they were closing in less than an hour), we found seating and had our meals within a reasonable time. The grilled scallops with BBQ ginger were delicious! My family members had sushi (eel and spicy tuna rolls) and...More

Thank wendy e
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

All 5+ kinds of seafood that I ate smelled and tasted fresh: spicy seafood gumbo, asiago bisque, watermelon gazpacho with shrimp, and soft shell crab. A variety of good salads that let the vegetables speak for themselves, without overdressing. Part of what makes the place...More

Thank Birdy509
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If you love seafood, you have to eat here. We come at least once a month. Sandwiches, soups and sushi are all great. I cannot pick a favorite. It is BYOB so if you want a drink, you have to bring it. They are now...More

Thank Cara D
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Definitely try this place if you are in the Burgh and want some fish!! GREAT staff and delicious food!! I especially recommend the crab tacos and shrimp and crab pizza!!

Thank kidstufmom
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were looking for something different to eat for dinner... 3 adults and 3 young children. We came across this restaurant while driving down The Strip. It is a fish market and a small restaurant under the same roof. The have a pretty good selection...More

Thank Frederick F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2208 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4504
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-434-7200
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