With Memorial Day weekend a few days away – we are entering one of the best times of year here in Pittsburgh – summer time also means neighborhood festival time. Pittsburgh celebrates neighborhoods and cultures like no other place – there will be weekend after weekend of amazing free activities, music and ethnic food. The greek food festivals a few weeks ago were the sneek peek of what is to come for the next few months.
But I am going to go ahead and say that the best fest of all the rest might just be KayaFest. First off thanks… Read the rest
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I blogged about this last year when they first started the beer tasting series at the Warhol Museum. I think it is worth another mention – seems like a great way to spend Friday the 13th.
Date: Feb 13, 2009
Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cost: Tickets $20
Join The Warhol and big Burrito on the second Friday of every month for ongoing Good Fridays beer tastings. Socialize while sampling art and featured regional microbrews, while representatives discuss the unique qualities of their brews. Complimentary lite food accompaniments.… Read the rest
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Big Burrito’s (They are the folks behind the most tasty dining spots in Pittsburgh – MadMex, Kaya, Soba and others) Chef Bill Fuller (and food blogger) appeared on the NBC today show this morning (it will air here in Pittsburgh at 1pm) for a Super Bowl cook off. Bill is a regular guest on KDKA’s Pittsburgh Today live and does a great job. Today was no exception. He put together an amazing spread of super bowl food that shows off Pittsburgh. On super bowl days – fried onions are vegetables. In addition to burgers and… Read the rest
Image by ginsnob via FlickrThe kind souls who write the e-newsletter for the Big Burrito group included this handy list of Happy Hours in their last email (as well party with Chef Bill Fuller). I thought it would be wise to republish this list here for future reference. Where else do you go for happy hour? Please leave a comment below or send an email so we can keep adding to this list.
Casbah, 5 pm to 7 pm
Visit our comfortable lounge or bar for a wide selection of cocktails and wines for just $6. Plus, $1 off all… Read the rest
I heart PGH Holiday Gift Guide – Click here to learn more about loving PGH by shopping PGH. Click here to see more holiday gift suggestions.
This is the first official post in the IheartPGH holiday gift guide, and this is one of the best gift deals in town. Each year the folks at Big Burrito serve up a great reason to give Big Burrito Bucks – good at any of their establishments – Mad Mex, Casbah, Eleven, Kaya, Soba and Umi. When you purchase your gift cards between November 17, 2008 and November 30, 2008 you get a bonus… Read the rest