When it comes to the best Pittsburgh hot spots, no two are the same. Whether its craft beer, tropical drinks or a foam machine, Pittsburgh has a hot spot for you. The question is, which one will you choose? – Stephanie Geary

Sharp Edge Beer Emporium

302 Sout St. Clair Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 661-3537

What makes Sharp Edge Beer Emporium one of the best Pittsburgh hot spots? It’s selection of beer. Known for its Belgian beer selection, Sharp Edge Beer Emporium is a common hot spot for locals. Don’t forget to check out their annual beer fest. It’s legendary!

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2000 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 261-6565

When you walk into Kaya, you don’t feel like you’re in Pittsburgh, PA, any longer. The Caribbean island theme and food takes you away to a calmer, more laidback place. It’s this ambiance that makes Kaya one of the best Pittsburgh hot spots. Order a tropical drink and let the stress of the day melt away. It’s cheaper than buying a plane ticket to the Caribbean, after all.

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Fat Heads Saloon

1805 E. Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
(412) 431-7433

Located in Pittsburgh’s historic South Side, Fat Heads Saloon is a place where you can “chill out” and enjoy your beer with no pretenses. What make Fat Heads Saloon one of the best Pittsburgh hot spots are the 42 craft beers on the menu and the food, which is cooked to order. Beer and food – there’s nothing better in life – or in a hot spot.

Bar 11

1101 Bradish Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15289
(412) 381-0899

It’s Bar 11’s quirkiness that makes it one of the best Pittsburgh hot spots. Where else will you find a foam machine and black lights? And what other bar will give you toys to play with while you happily drink the night away? You really have to experience it to believe it.

D’s Sixpax & Dogz

1118 S. Braddock Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15218
(412) 241-4666

With over 1,000 choices of bottled beer and 26 draft beers, D’s Sixpax & Dogz is one of the best Pittsburgh hot spots. The fact that you can snack on a tasty hot dog while you enjoy those beers make it all the better. Don’t forget to check out the drink specials as well.