As of Monday, July 13, we will only be open for outdoor dining and take out. Monday - Friday 11am - 7pm.
Click here for updated operating procedures and safety guidelines.
We are also now accepting Credit Cards.
Our fresh selection of seafood is an ideal option for a quick lunch or hearty dinner. Whether you’re craving our famous jumbo fish sandwich or award-winning crab cakes – we have the platters, sandwiches, and specials to appease your appetite.
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The Original Oyster House’s history is as rich as the food is fresh. Established in 1870, the Oyster House is the city’s oldest bar and restaurant. Owner Louis J. Grippo purchased the restaurant in 1970, retaining the restaurant’s illustrious past while enhancing it’s famous menu & features.
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"The Oyster House is a true Pittsburgh tradition, full of history. The food is fresh and delicious, the staff is friendly and I love that this establishment is family owned. Although I may not live in Pittsburgh anymore, I will always come back to the Oyster House"
- Don P.
From birthday parties to company outings, our history-rich building and affordable menu make the Original Oyster House a certain crowd-pleaser for private events. Reach out to schedule your special event today.
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The Original Oyster House is a great spot for your corporate event, family gathering, holiday celebration and more.
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