Going out to eat isn't always about cravings. Often enough, mealtimes dictate our choices, limiting restaurant possibilities. When circumstances narrow the options, let 10Best help. We'll direct you to the best Lunch restaurants in Pittsburgh and save you the hassle of calling around for business hours. 10Best readers find much to enjoy at Smallman Street Deli thanks to its all-around good offerings. It's also hard to beat Grille On Seventh, which serves just what you're looking for when you're in the market for a great Lunch.

Strip District
Primanti Bros.


Primanti Bros. is probably the most famous restaurant in Pittsburgh, and its main location (known as Primanti's on the Strip) is open 24 hours to satisfy even the most dire of sandwich cravings. Their claim to fame is creating an entire meal in...  Read More

Union Grill


Union Grill's sign boasts "Honest American Food," and the "honest" part is that everything is brought in fresh daily from local markets. That dedication to premium goods would explain the crowds that usually frequent Union Grill for burgers,...  Read More

The Original Oyster House


This vintage seafood house boasts monster fish sandwiches and an attractive updated bar. It's been in operation since 1870 and is a city mainstay for both visitors and residents. Platters and sandwiches are most prevalent, featuring shrimp,...  Read More

Carson Street Deli


Carson Street Deli turns out true, NYC-style deli sandwiches for reasonable prices. Need more tempting? Try this on for size: the Godfather features imported Dilusso Genoa salami with provolone, oil, oregano, and roasted peppers on a baguette....  Read More

Uncle Sam's Famous Submarines


Famous for consistently great cheesesteaks and hoagies, Uncle Sam's is reason for a noontime treat. Be sure to visit in the afternoon for mushrooms and cheese on a baguette or for a pizza sub. Students love Uncle Sam's for its inexpensive...  Read More

Strip District


Denizens of the Strip District count themselves lucky to have this eatery in the neighborhood. Classic deli sandwiches are the place's forte. That they serve 'em up at delicious prices is yet another boon. The space's old-fashioned aesthetics...  Read More