Pittsburgh Eats

Hidden Harbor

Premiered on January 18, 2017

Tucked away in Pittsburgh's quietly eclectic Squirrel Hill neighborhood, Hidden Harbor is a comfortable and inviting location, serving tropical drinks and bites in the long-standing tiki tradition, but with a touch of modern inspiration.

More about Hidden Harbor

1708 Shady Ave
Pgh. PA 15217
Visit hiddenharborpgh.com

Production Team

Producer/Editor Alisyn Blackwell

Associate Producers/ Photographers Zak Boyle, Amy Grove

Nancy B's Bakery

Premiered on January 4, 2017

Best known for fresh-from-the-oven, giant chocolate chip cookies, Nancy B’s has baked its way into the hearts of Pittsburghers from an unassuming storefront in West Homestead, PA.

More about Nancy B's

415 West 7th Avenue
West Homestead, Pa 15120
Visit nancybsbakery.com

Production Team

Producer/Photographer/Editor Zak Boyle
Associate Producers/Photographers Sam Gorsuch, Alisyn Blackwell, Amy Grove 

North Country Brewing Company

Premiered on December 14, 2016

Located in the heart of Slippery Rock, PA, this rustic brewpub features over 100 different types of beers. Diners enjoy a complete farm-to-fork menu including locally-raised beef and other farm sourced entrees.


141 South Main Street
Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Production Team

Producer/Photographer/Editor Antonio Corona
Associate Producers/Photographers Alisyn Blackwell, Amy Grove & Zak Boyle
Colorist Alisyn Blackwell

Spak Bros.

Premiered on November 30, 2016

From a tiny, colorful storefront located in the heart of Pittsburgh's Garfield neighborhood, Spak Bros. Pizza serves up delicious pies and hoagies with exceptional options for their vegan/vegetarian fanbase.

More about Spak Bros.

5107 Penn Ave
Pgh. PA 15224
Visit spakbrothers.com

Production Team

Producer/Editor Amy Grove
Associate Producers/Photographers Alisyn Blackwell, Zak Boyle, Samantha Gorsuch

Leona's Ice Cream Sandwiches

Premiered on November 16, 2016

Locally sourced, hand-held happiness. Leona's small batch ice cream sandwiches uses local dairy and ingredients whenever possible.

More about Leona's

To find out where you can get Leona's Ice Cream Sandwiches, visit leonaspgh.com

Production Team

Producer/Photographer/Editor Alisyn Blackwell
Associate Producers/Photographers Zak Boyle, Amy Grove
Colorist Alisyn Blackwell


Premiered on November 2, 2016

täkō is a lively taqueria in downtown Pittsburgh serving inventive Mexican street food with a tequila and rum focused beverage program.

More about Tako

214 6th Street
Pgh. PA 15222
Visit takopgh.com

Production Team

Producer/Editor Amy Grove
Associate Producers/Photographers Alisyn Blackwell, Zak Boyle, Samantha Gorsuch and James Robertson
Audio Recording/Colorist Andrew Klein

What sets Pittsburgh's culinary scene apart from other cities?

Leonas, Tako, and Spak Brothers

Find out as WQED's digital production team unveils new episodes of "Pittsburgh Eats" every two weeks.