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€€ - €€€American,
4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
+1 412-682-6809
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (36 reviews)
“potato salad” (21 reviews)
“hamburger” (29 reviews)
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

service friendly. food good. Lunch price reasonable. Service quite and friendly. Large servings. Steak salad has LARGE chunks of steak in it. The restaurant is located in Bloomfield at 4601 Liberty ave (northwest corner of Liberty Ave and Taylor street) The bar opened 37 years...More

2  Thank LawrenceWarner
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Our families enjoy going here . We order a pastirimi, rachel n two burgers. They came with generous sides of either home fries, potatoes salad or coleslaw. It was too much food. We had extra for anther day. We felt the rachel is the best...More

2  Thank Eveliney2016
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for over 20 years and although they have expanded the atmosphere remains very much the same. A neighborhood eatery that has kept up with the times offering healthy options for sides to their famous burgers. The hostess was...More

2  Thank NanCharlotte_NC
Reviewed 27 August 2017

When someone born and raised in Pittsburgh tells you there's only one place to eat a burger and offers to take you, I don't argue. When that place turns out to be Tessaro's, run don't walk. I'm a fan of traditional corner bars and Tessaro's...More

2  Thank SuzieDerkins1986
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Simple the best burger on the planet. There is no secret to their success. They fresh ground their meat daily. Have lived in Vegas and New York and have never had another burger even come close to Tessaro's. Their steaks are fantastic too.....but the "Main...More

3  Thank birdddurr
Reviewed 23 July 2017

After seeing Tessaro's reviewed on t.v., we decided to eat there before going to a concert. It was as delicious as they said. Aside from some nice cold beers, my husband and I had the Deli Burgers. Yum! Perfectly done burgers topped with coleslaw and...More

3  Thank JoAnne B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

how on earth have I lived in Pittsburgh for 30 years and never found this gem on Liberty Ave?..Thanks to our friends Ken and Mark for taking us for supper. We hit Tessaro's on Rib night. How lucky was that? Not only is the food...More

2  Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We combined a family road trip with a search for the great US burgers and hit a high point here at Tessaro's. It's a casual bar setting in the heart of Pittsburgh's Little Italy (no Italian food here) that takes great pride in their burger....More

3  Thank fenway67
Reviewed 12 July 2017

In search of the best burger in the Burgh and Tessaro's did not disappoint. The burgers are very large and the home fry portion is huge! You'll definitely leave stuffed to the brim!

3  Thank msmadbanana
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My wife, mother, and father went here last night for dinner. Overall I would say it is a good restaurant. They have about 8 beers on tap along with a decent liquor selection. They are primarily a burger/sandwich place. I got the breakfast burger with...More

3  Thank Chas M
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Ted J
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Response from birdddurr | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any. I think no. That being said the burger is so huge and the side (hash browns/potato salad/veggies, etc) are so filling......One should not snack. You'll be lucky to finish the burger and side on an empty... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4601 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224-1922
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Bloomfield
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomfield
  • Phone Number: +1 412-682-6809
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