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Unique, intimate atmosphere

The room is beautiful, small and intimate. The service is great, but the cocktails are weak. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
via mobile
It Takes You Back

Located inside the Omni William Penn Hotel. Not always open, so be sure to verify that it is... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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3 weeks ago
“Unique, intimate atmosphere ”
4 Jun 2018
“It Takes You Back”
A secluded space used as storage space for decades, The Speakeasy at Omni William Penn Hotel, has been restored into its former historic glory. In true 1920's tradition, Pittsburgh's only Speakeasy is tucked beneath the hotel lobby. Visually, The...more
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530 William Penn Pl, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1820
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped by after reading the reviews. We were planning to sit, relax and try a few different drinks but we each stopped after having one. Both of our drinks were ok, but average. Maybe this was just an off day, but...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room is beautiful, small and intimate. The service is great, but the cocktails are weak. The drink menu is extensive and the wallpaper is what dreams are made of.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Located inside the Omni William Penn Hotel. Not always open, so be sure to verify that it is, before going to it. A great piece of Pittsburgh history.

Thank I3363TVkeithh
Reviewed 12 April 2018

This place is small... welcoming only 47 patrons at once. When we intended to go, the place was already full and had to wait in line to get in. We were the first ones to line up (at 10PM), but a lineup formed quickly behind...More

Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Sort of wandered in after dining next door. Lower level of the Omni William penn hotel with a true speakeasy vibe. Great ambiance, cool menu, great drinks, very relaxed and you feel secretive!

Thank shoebox8402
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Speakeasy is under the lobby of the William Penn Hotel, down a half flight of wide stairs, It had been a storage space, and care was taken to bring it back to its former glory as a Prohibition getaway. It is rich and dark inside,...More

Thank Marcus L
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The Speakeasy is located on the lower levels of the William Penn Hotel. It is modelled on the "hidden" bars of the Prohibition Period. Small, dark, quiet and very relaxing, it would be easy to miss, but don't. The atmosphere is fantastic. The drinks are...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Descending the stairs from the lobby of the William Penn Hotel, it would be easy to miss the appropriately, low-key signage for Speakeasy. Entering the smoked glass doors, you walk into the posh, dimly-lit, 1920’s inspired space. The Art Deco room design containing dark wood...More

Thank Tim R
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14 August 2018|
Response from I3363TVkeithh | Reviewed this property |
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