120 S. Whitfield St., East Liberty
412-626-3090 or www.whitfieldpgh.com
This bar checks all the hipster-chic boxes: white walls, lack of clutter, reclaimed-wood bar, and a dynamite local twist on the Manhattan, called the East Liberty. It’s a perfect start to a night on the town, or settle into the vintage furniture with friends and a board game.
2nd: Hotel Monaco
3rd: Omni William Penn