2012-12-18


Nine New Food Establishments Opened In November

PITTSBURGH – The Allegheny County Health Department today reported that nine new food establishments opened in the County last month, including seven restaurants, a confectionary and one butcher shop.

“The Health Department’s monthly reports identify which new restaurants use trans-fat free cooking oils, and two out of the seven eateries opening last month cook with these healthier oils,” said Acting County Health Director  Dr. Ron Voorhees.

The restaurants using trans-fat free cooking oils are Sisters & Sweets, 1022 West Grant Avenue, Duquesne and Cast Iron Café, 1300 Pittsburgh Street, Cheswick.

Five other restaurants opened in November: Tootie’s Famous Italian Beef, 93 South 16th Street and Waffles INCaffeinated, 2517 East Carson Street, both on the Southside; Sapporo Sushi Asian Cuisine, 3747 William Penn Highway and Noodles & Company, 3820 William Penn Highway, both in Monroeville; and Health Up Café, 707 Grant Street, Downtown.

Two additional food establishments opened last month – Love Yogurt, 1735 East Carson Street, Southside and DJ’s Butcher’s Block, 4623 Liberty Avenue, Bloomfield.

For more information, call 412-687-ACHD(2243) or visit World Wide Web Icon www.achd.net.

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