If you’re looking for a unique, new restaurant to try while you’re on vacation in Pennsylvania, then we suggest stopping by Meat and Potatoes in Pittsburgh. Recently opened in the spring of 2011, Meat and Potatoes is a gastropub that focuses on serving high-end food and drink to its customers while still providing a simple, relaxed atmosphere.

You can dine at Meat and Potatoes for brunch, lunch, and dinner. The restaurant’s dinner hours are from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday, and 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Sundays. Meat and Potatoes is open for lunch Wednesday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. On Saturdays and Sundays, you can enjoy brunch from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

You’ll find Meat and Potatoes at 649 Penn Avenue in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District. After you rent an RV in PA from Freedom RV Rentals for your next road trip this fall, drive on over to Meat and Potatoes to enjoy a fresh take on old dining standards.


When you eat at Meat and Potatoes for dinner, you’ll notice that the menu isn’t too large, but there are still plenty of options for you to choose from. While you look over the menu and decide on the main course, order several snacks for the whole table to enjoy as starters, such as marinated olives, artisanal cheese board, or fried taters with black truffle mayo.

Appetizers include smoked wings with whiskey buffalo sauce, mac ‘n cheese with chorizo and pulled pork, and Kobe beef tartare with capers and parsley salad. Other items on the menu that you could share or enjoy as your meal include interesting varieties of flat breads, salads, burgers, sandwiches, and pasta.

For the main course, Meat and Potatoes offers several choices of meats and fish, from chicken, pork, duck, lamb, and Wagyu beef, to salmon and branzino, or European sea bass. Each is prepared and combined with unexpected ingredients. Try the braised lamb shank with white beans, broccolini, kale, and gremolata. Or, order the Wagyu flat iron with wasabi mashed potatoes, miso butter, edamame, and poached beech mushrooms.

Meat and Potatoes is the perfect restaurant to go to try interesting variations of traditional dining fare. While you’re in Pittsburgh renting RVs for your RV trip, head on over to Meat and Potatoes for a special meal like no other.

Freedom RV Rentals is always looking for great locations to send our customers for unique Pennsylvania experiences. Next time you’re headed out to PA for a road trip or vacation give us a call at (814) 695-9408 and find out why customers keep coming back to Freedom for all of their RV rental needs. 

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