Carmi Family Restaurant

Row 1

917 Western Ave (btwn Allegheny & Galveston Ave.)
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
(412) 231-0100
American, Southern / Soul
$ $
Tue–Sat: 8:00 AM–9:00 PM Sun: 8:00 AM–4:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • the blackened tilapia is amazing. make sure you also get the fish stew! skip the flavorless rice and beans, get the lumpy mashed potatoes instead.
  • The shrimp & grits we're amazing. Mac & cheese n cornbread best I've had in yrs!
  • Best cornbread in Pittsburgh, maybe ever!
  • Order anything on the menu, it's all good!
  • Great service and phenomenal food. The fried catfish was the best Ive ever had. The two sides of fried corn and mac and cheese were delicious. The sweet potato pie was one of the best Ive ever had.
  • Fish Stew is amazing.
  • Food is amazing but service was sooooooo slow I was to angry to enjoy it. My boyfriend and dined in and it took almost and hour to get a simple shrimp and grits.
  • If you are ever looking for some authentic southern soul food.. This is the place to be!! Fried catfish, mac & cheese, greens, cornbread... the list goes on and on!
  • Everything is made to order, so it may take some time. The food is so good! It's worth the wait.
  • Best soul food in the Burgh! Greens, mac, cornbread, fried chicken...all on point!
  • Chicken and waffles, collared greens
  • True Soul Food and Friendly Environment
  • Everything I've tried had been VERY good. Tastes like a home made meal-simple & delicious. Love blackened pork chops, candied yams, & greens. Cornbread & stuffing awesome.
  • Get the chicken & waffles with Mac & cheese. Hot sauce & syrup on everything
  • Its reputation as the best soul food restaurant in Pittsburgh is well-earned. Very tasty fried chicken. Great mac-and-cheese. Decor nothing to write home about, but that's not why you're going anyway.
  • Excellent chicken dumpling soup
  • The best soul food place I've visited. And I've visited many!