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Re: “The Rivalry Issue: Food Fight

My name is Michael. I'm from the south. I have eaten sandwiches from all over the U.S. as a truck driver. Primantis is nothing short of awesomeness. I have had a Polish Boy. The worst thing I have ever tasted in Cleveland. It also gave me severe intestinal difficulties which almost reminded me of food poisoning. Primantis Bros all the way! Go Steelers!

Posted by Steelers fan Mumbles on 09/09/2017 at 8:28 PM

Re: “The Rivalry Issue: Food Fight

Who cares about Primantis vs. Polish Boy? Any random FatHeads sandwich kicks both in the butt.

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by John Neumann on 09/07/2017 at 6:17 AM

Re: “The Colombian Spot opens a storefront eatery on the South Side

Thanks for pointing out, Diana. Fixed.

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Posted by AlexWatersGordon on 03/01/2017 at 11:34 AM

Re: “The Colombian Spot opens a storefront eatery on the South Side

Please fix..It's COLOMBIA not Columbia..,. thank you!

6 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Diana Osma on 03/01/2017 at 11:16 AM

Re: “Conflict Kitchen’s latest menu features North American cuisine with Haudenosaunee offerings

"The conflict might not be “current” in the same sense as the others"

It looks current out at Standing Rock...

Posted by Indiginous1 on 10/12/2016 at 6:10 PM

Re: “The antidote to Pittsburgh’s highfalutin’ food-scene: Frankie’s Extra Long

Frankie's was there when Lawrenceville was still the stomping grounds for prostitutes and ne'er do wells, when every corner had pee-stained mattresses and every fifth window was broken.

Ah yes, those were the days!

Posted by Before Larryville Went Condo on 08/15/2016 at 5:35 PM

Re: “Troy Hill’s Pear & The Pickle combines a coffee shop with sandwiches and a small general store

Love this place, and everything about it. I grew up going to this place when it was Huling's corner store. We used to buy penny candy from Vi's to enjoy with family/friends and neighbors while watching 8mm (I'm showing my age. Lol) movies outside in our yard that my dad borrowed from his work at Pittsburgh BPOE.
I'm so happy that a lot of the antique charm remains present in the space, right down to my childhood pal Barney's name carved into the woodwork! He even got a sandwich named after him!!!
I cant wait for the rooftop garden!!!

I still have contact through social media with Lynn who is related to Viola Hulings!!!!
I especially love that Alexis and Bobby are our neighbors!!! AWESOME PEOPLE!!!!!

Jane M.

Posted by Jane Yinzer Burgh on 06/23/2016 at 6:43 PM

Re: “Troy Hill’s Pear & The Pickle combines a coffee shop with sandwiches and a small general store

I love the Pear and the Pickle! The food is great Bobby needs to bring back his awesome fries more than just one day a week they are the best!!! I live on Tours Street it is so nice having a good place to eat so close to home!! Bobby and Alexis is a very nice couple and their boys are adorable I am so glad they are our neighbors!

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Posted by Jodi Stebler on 06/22/2016 at 4:56 PM

Re: “Stickler’s Ice Pop Company opens a storefront in Millvale

Good treats!

Posted by Becca1292 on 06/10/2016 at 10:02 PM

Re: “Lili Café and Onion Maiden join forces for Liliput Coffee and Cafe

so what are the operating hours??

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by jp on 05/29/2016 at 5:06 PM

Re: “Stop by the Dari-Villa, in Bellevue, for fresh potato pancakes

Use matzo meal to make them, Sarah. Negative Nancy.

I desire...Popcorn Necklaces.

Posted by Moses on 04/27/2016 at 10:45 AM

Re: “Stop by the Dari-Villa, in Bellevue, for fresh potato pancakes

Potato pancakes are a Hannukah food and more importantly, flour is not kosher for Passover... but these do sound like they'd be good (in a few more days)!

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Posted by Sarah 1 on 04/27/2016 at 8:19 AM

Re: “Pittsburgh-based baker Dena Stanley runs MadDezSweetz

I'm so proud of you baby girl and I miss you so much😘😘😘😘😘

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Posted by Talia Akei Saunders on 04/11/2016 at 8:40 PM

Re: “Kip’s Ice Cream in Coraopolis focuses on fresh ingredients

If it's on Thorn Run Road it's in Moon Township - especially in this case - WAAYYYY into Moon Township. Just because it's in the 15108 doesn't mean it's in Coraopolis. I was all excited thinking that there was a new ice cream place in downtown Cory. Please learn your municipalities.

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Posted by pat mcdain on 03/09/2016 at 4:10 PM

Re: “A519 Chocolates in Millvale add to Pittsburgh’s food-scene reputation

i live in Millvale and have no idea where this is...neither do my friends that also live in millvale....where is this place?

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Posted by Patti Carlino on 03/05/2016 at 4:36 AM

Re: “Cheese balls top the menu at the new Carmody’s Grille on Neville Island

I can't wait to visit Carmody's Grille on my next trip up north...congratulations to Paul, Julie & their family!

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Posted by sueane on 03/03/2016 at 8:42 AM

Re: “Cheese balls top the menu at the new Carmody’s Grille on Neville Island

Mmmmmmm the zucchini and the coldest beer I've ever had! Heaven!!!

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Posted by Shelly sprys on 02/25/2016 at 2:57 PM

Re: “Cheese balls top the menu at the new Carmody’s Grille on Neville Island

Hail to the original zucchini too along with Paul's smiling face running a restaurant again!

8 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Brooke Heiser on 02/25/2016 at 1:53 PM

Re: “Cheese balls top the menu at the new Carmody’s Grille on Neville Island

So glad Carmody's is back! I missed their cheese balls, too!

9 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by xena on 02/24/2016 at 10:10 PM

Re: “Eden Foods tries to opt out of Obamacare birth-control coverage

It is the height of inane selfishness when US consumers believe they have a right to control every aspect of a business owner's personal beliefs and social activism. These people become the bigots they accuse others of being by demanding everyone should be just like they are. Diversity and tolerance means this: you don't have to love everything about someone to support the good things they do. Yes, by all means, let's try to drive a good company out of business because you don't agree with the owner's stance on birth control. Eden is not forcing their employees to think like they do or denying them the right to use birth control. They just don't want to pay for something they don't believe in. If you do, fine, pay for it yourself. Is that morally outrageous? Of course not!

The biggest culprit is the author of this article. Accusing Eden Foods of being one of the companies that "'actively oppose implementation' of health-care reform"--what does asking employees to buy their own contraception have to do with health-care reform?!! The true irony of this badly written "news" article is the author fails to even state WHY Eden's CEO has taken his stance in the first place. He makes allowances for religion but fails to disclose that Eden's decision was religious based. Remember when journalists at least tried to be objective and pursue truth rather than propagate their own political propaganda? Chris Potter--not in danger of being mistaken for one of those people.

11 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by Anon Amouse on 02/14/2016 at 2:54 AM

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