2012-01-05


Eleven New Food Establishments Opened In December

Five of Nine New Restaurants Use Healthier Cooking Oils


Contact:Guillermo Cole, Health Department
412-578-8004 office

The Allegheny County Health Department today reported that 11 new food establishments opened in the County last month, including nine restaurants, one bakery, and a caterer.

“Our monthly reports identify which new restaurants practice trans-fat free cooking, and five out of the nine eateries opening last month cook with these healthier oils,” said County Health Director Dr. Bruce W. Dixon.

The restaurants employing trans-fat free cooking are Carhops Sub Shop, 1806 Smallman Street, Strip District; Tsuki Japanese Restaurant, 11655 Frankstown Road, Penn Hills; Casa Rasta, 2102 Broadway Avenue, Beechview; Stagioni, 2104 East Carson Street, Southside; and Cent`anni’s Italian Restaurant, 2500 West Liberty Avenue, Brookline.

Four other restaurants opened in December:  Joe Daddy’s Pizza, 1006 Washington Avenue and 99 Bottles, 1001 Washington Avenue, both in Carnegie; B Gourmet, 428 Beaver Street, Sewickley; and Tappanyaki Kyoto Restaurant, 5808 Bryant Street, East Liberty. 

Two additional food establishments opened last month:  Etoffee Catering, 45 North Fremont Avenue, Bellevue and Sweet Tammy’s Bakery, 6595 Hamilton Avenue, Squirrel Hill. 

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