Two New BBQ Places in the Burgh


Meat lovers rejoice! Not one, but TWO new BBQ places have opened in Pittsburgh. Kevin Sousa, who opened Salt of the Earth last year and Station Street Hot Dogs a few weeks ago - officially opened Union Pig & Chicken this eve.  Union Pig & Chicken is Located on Highland Avenue a few blocks from the intersection of Highland and Penn.  There is indoor seating, the menu is available online at  They offer a selection of meats, sides, whiskey & burbon cocktails and … [Read more...]

Food N'at – Some delicious things happening in the Pittsburgh dining scene


Image by nickwheeleroz via Flickr There are some delicious things happening in the Pittsburgh dining scene... E2 is now open for dinner. The folks from Enrico Biscotti opened E2 last spring.  Located on Bryan Avenue in Highland Park - E2 was just serving brunch. They have now expanded to offer dinner on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.  E2 is BYOB. … [Read more...]

Knitting, Posters and A New Restaurant – Some Links for September 14th


Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Black and Gold for Knitters too - Yes, here in Pittsburgh - no one is immune from the disease know as Black and Gold Fever - even in places where you might not think sports fans dwell - like a knitting shop! Check out the new display from Natural Stitches - located on Penn Ave in the Trader Joe's plaza - they have a wall of black and gold yarn - just in time for football season. We are eager to see what kinds of things are knit out … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – April 7th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Restaurant Review: Soba - Pittsburgh Magazine - April 2010 - Pittsburgh, PA - Another positive review for a great Pittsburgh restaurant - Soba. Pittsburgh Magazine has an new review of Soba including info about the chef and new menu items. Salt of the Earth - Chef Kevin Sousa will be opening a new restaurant "Salt of the Earth" on Penn ave this summer - he has been posting some update on the restaurants blog about how … [Read more...]