From Our Editors
One of the most-frequented restaurants in Pittsburgh, Silk Elephant delivers flavorsome tapas. It's a culinary destination for visitors interested in terrific food.
Thanks to its outdoor seating, Silk Elephant is a great option when the Western-PA weather is nice. Also, most folks will be quick to share that the restaurant is defined by its small plates and fresh rolls. No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably.
When you get there, you've got to try the green curry, as it's frequently raved about. For those who are interested, the robust menu does feature items that are gluten-free, low-fat, and vegetarian. In addition to its quick service (take-out is available), the restaurant also offers delivery, and can even cater an event for you. Or, if you just want to stop by for a beverage, the restaurant has a good selection at its bar.
A good option for both lunch and dinner in Squirrel Hill South, Silk Elephant definitely stands out from the rest. The restaurant is easily reachable via public transit, and visitors who drive can park nearby on the street.