Mount Washington is known for its beautiful views of the Pittsburgh city skyline as well as its walkability and Monongahela and Duquesne inclines. If you want to fall in love with the city of Pittsburgh, visiting Mount Washington is a great place to start as you can experience some of the best views and restaurants for yourself. Here are some things to do during February as well as ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day and the Super Bowl.
Go For a Hike
Get some exercise and fresh air by planning a hike at Emerald View Park! The Greenleaf Hike is a 2.5 mile trail that has incredible views of downtown Pittsburgh as well as the West End, North Shore and the Ohio, Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers. View more trails here.
Visit Monongahela and Duquesne Inclines
Going up or down the Monongahela and Duquesne inclines is a Pittsburgh experience that is unforgettable as well as romantic. It is a great way to get to the city of Downtown as well as just get a scenic view of the city.
Read more about how to ride the inclines here.
Restaurants with a View
Le Mont Restaurant– Pittsburgh’s only five-star diamond award restaurant with Panoramic views. Dining at the Le Mont is an experience all in itself with impeccable service.
Altius – Upscale restaurant that features seasonal dishes with a view of the city. Dress to impress because if you are dining here, it is most likely a special occasion that will be very memorable. Don’t forget dessert!
Monterey Bay Fish Grotto – Excellent restaurant that is known for its fresh fish menu and house-made cocktails which feature many Pennsylvania sourced spirits. Offers a take-out menu, which is also a great option if you want great food and would prefer to stay at home.
Get a unique gift designed by a Pittsburgh artist at Love, Pittsburgh.
With tons of great gift options and cards, you are sure to find something for your loved one.
All great local shops that have delivery and pick-up options for that special someone!
Grandview Bakery is one of the sweetest spots in Pittsburgh and a great place to get your dessert for the holiday weekend.
Watch the Super Bowl
Bigham Tavern – The biggest game of the year is this Sunday and the best place in the city to watch it is at Bigham Tavern in Mt. Washington. With over 30 types of beer on tap and views of the city, it is the hot spot for the big game.
Mt Washington is a great location to visit or live in with quick access to the city as well as walkability to great restaurants and shops. If you are looking to move to the city of Pittsburgh it is a must in terms of places to look. Contact me today for any information regarding this great neighborhood.