It’s International Bacon Day!

And who wouldn’t want to celebrate everyone’s favorite meat candy?!

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So, put on your stretchy pants and check out this list of places to eat bacon in Pittsburgh:

Sinful Sweets (Cultural District): Here you can find a yummy blend of sweet and savory with their chocolate-covered bacon. It’s literally a whole strip of bacon dipped in your choice of milk or dark chocolate.

Harris Grill (Shadyside): Every Tuesday night is bacon night here! In the evening, you can sit at the bar, have a cocktail and treat yourself to unlimited baskets of bacon. Perfect for the bacon purist!

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Primanti Bros. (Strip District): Eat bacon the Pittsburgh way! Instead of going with your regular meat choice, try a bacon and cheese sammich with all that French fry and cole slaw goodness.

Butcher & The Rye (Downtown): Here you can try “bacon” the fancy way. On the menu it’s literally called “pig candy” and it melts in your mouth. You get a thick chunk of pork belly with apple kim chi, miso caramel and cilantro. It’s a perfect blend of flavors.

Pierogies Plus (McKees Rocks): This iconic pierogie shop will make you bacon pierogies as long as you notify them two days in advance. What better way to eat bacon than in a soft dumpling shell and soaked in butter?

What’s your favorite way to eat bacon in Pittsburgh?

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