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Colony Cafe

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A wonderful oasis on Penn Avenue....

I have visited Colony Cafe three times in the last two weeks. During two visits I had Pinot Grigio... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
HomebasePGH
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Arlington, Virginia
via mobile
Food was good, Cats Awesome

This is a unique place and worth a visit. We arrived about 30 minutes before our booked time to... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Joe C
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Gibsonia, Pennsylvania
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23 Aug 2018
“A wonderful oasis on Penn Avenue....”
17 Aug 2018
“Food was good, Cats Awesome”
About
Convenient to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center and Downtown and Strip District hotels, this neighborhood cafe and wine bar has a twist -- a Cat Cafe on the second floor! Enjoy hand-crafted espresso drinks, wine, beer & cocktails, and a...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1125 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4210
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+1 412-586-4850
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I went with 2 other friends for a birthday celebration & she said 22 never felt so good & life can only go downhill after leaving the cafe. The food & drinks were delicious & worth their prices : Brie w/ orange marmalade & avocado...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We made a reservation for the cat loft and visited the cafe, and had a mixed experience.We are huge cat lovers, with two at home. Our drinks and snacks were good. Nice service, nice layout to cafe. Atmosphere is clean and bright. The cat loft...More

1  Thank MSC73
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I have visited Colony Cafe three times in the last two weeks. During two visits I had Pinot Grigio (a nice pour for $6.00). On my first visit I had a lavender Vanilla latte, one of the best lattes I have ever had. From the...More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Many thanks for your patronage and your thoughtful review! We appreciate your support. Hope to see you again very soon! -- Sue

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This is a unique place and worth a visit. We arrived about 30 minutes before our booked time to visit with the cats. The grilled cheese was excellent. We had the the classic and the classic with mushrooms and onions - both were well toasted...More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit! Many thanks for taking time to write a review. We appreciate your support!

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place with helpful staff. They know each cat’s personality and give suggestions for what they like and don’t like. My granddaughter loves to visit and play with the cats. Children must be at least 8 years old and accompanied by an adult.

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Nancy, thank you for bringing your granddaughter to the cafe! We really appreciate you taking time to write a review. Hope you can come back soon.

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a lite meal and paid a small but worthwhile fee for the cat loft on our last night in Pittsburgh. The food was surprisingly great. My wife ordered the Cuban and I chose the the Roman and we accompanied them...More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

We're so glad you made time to visit Colony during your trip to Pittsburgh! We're please you enjoyed yourselves and really appreciate you posting a thoughtful review. Thank you!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

This was my second visit to the Colony Cafe. The cat loft (above the eating area) is always full of friendly kitties who are all up for adoption. They have cat furniture and toys so you can play with the cats, and are fursuit friendly,...More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thanks for the return visit and taking time to write a review. So much fun when the furries are in town!

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Here is a place that you can get a bite to eat AND mingle with adoptable cats, get to know them and hopefully give them their FOREVER HOME!!! Wonderful, thank you!

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to post a review! Hope you can visit again soon. --Sue

Reviewed 26 May 2018

So, I discovered this place on Yelp. I don't even know how, but I found out that it has a "Cat Loft" where you reserve time to play with their cats (fosters - coincidentally available for adoption). It was $8 / hour when I visited....More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Hi Allison. Thanks for the visit and for the review! Glad to hear you enjoyed the kitties and your iced latte :-)

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cafe that's a bit hidden. Place is clean. Very personable staff. Fresh food. Definately a place to meet friends for coffee, wine, or beer

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Happy to hear we could offer some relief from a hectic day! Thank you for taking time to post a review.

Reviewed 14 May 2018

My wonderful husband took me to Colony Café for Mother's day. It was so inviting and nice atmosphere. The food was excellent and the owners were so friendly and nice and attentive! We enjoyed endless mimosa's and a delicious brunch. Then we were invited upstairs...More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Your husband sounds like a keeper ;-). Thank you so much for joining us on Mother's Day and for taking time to post a review. As a small business, your patronage and support is appreciated! We loved hosting all the moms and hope to see...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

My sister, mother, and I joined the Colony Cafe for a special Mother's Day Sunday brunch. The cafe itself is cool and inviting. The owner and her husband are delightful, enthusiastic people that love what they do. On this day, the cafe had a set...More

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ColonyCafe, Owner at Colony Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for joining us on Mother's Day and for taking time to post a thoughtful review! We really appreciate your support. It was a lovely day and we're glad you were able to come with your sister and mother. Please do visit again when...More

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