NEXT Pittsburgh’s 26 best places for brunch in Pgh

Check out the Summer 2019 List from NEXT Pittsburgh of the Best Brunch Spots in the City of Pgh. ” Acorn is also home to some of Pittsburgh’s best bagels. Try the onion bagel and scallion schmear, with smoked whitefish and hot cider mustard. “ Click Here to Read Full Article

August 12, 2019 Read More

Made In PGH Talks About Instagrammable Acorn

” Acorn was featured on our list of the best new Pittsburgh restaurants of 2018, and the restaurant has stood the test of time. We’ll see you there for Sunday brunch! “ Click here to read the full article

July 22, 2019 Read More Lists The 11 Hottest Brunch Spots in Pittsburgh: Summer 2019

Good Food Pittsburgh lists the Hottest Brunch Locations in Pittsburgh for Summer 2019! “Shadyside’s Acorn has an eclectic brunch menu, with Scallion Pancakes (served with mushrooms, peas, sesame and soft scrambled eggs) sharing space with Peach & Meringue Pancakes. But what we’re really big fans of are the homemade bagels, made by chef Scott Walton.” Click here to read the [...]

July 15, 2019 Read More

Edge Media Network Reviews Acorn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jill Gleeson profiles Pittsburgh’s blossoming food scene for Edge Media Network, the largest network of local Lesbian, Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) news and entertainment publications in the world, serving 5+ million dedicated readers from a variety of metropolitan areas around the United States and beyond on the web, mobile web and native apps. In the article, [...]

February 21, 2019 Read More

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette checks in with Acorn Chef Scott Walton before Taste of the NFL on Saturday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Acorn chef Scott Walton was interviewed by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette before his meat-free dish hits the Taste of the NFL this Saturday. The Taste of the NFL has raised more than $25 million for Americans struggling with hunger, including more than $156,000 for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. Quote from article: “The “rice” isn’t actually rice [...]

January 30, 2019 Read More

Acorn Listed As One Of 12 Great Places For Paleo Friendly Eats By Fitt Pittsburgh

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Acorn was featured in Fitt Pittsburgh’s article “12 Great Places for Paleo-Friendly Eats in Pittsburgh” for its menu that makes dining out easy and enjoyable for paleo dieters. Quote from article: “The Shadyside cafe features your favorite meats cooked with an array of roots, produce, and spices. Charred cauliflower, short rib, rainbow trout — are you drooling [...]

November 27, 2018 Read More

Chris Osburn Of Award-Winning Blog Tikichris.Com Visits Acorn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chris Osburn, the driving force behind the long running and award winning blog,, came from across the pond to dine at some of Pittsburgh’s best. He enjoyed a meal at Acorn that consisted of escargot, complemented with corn, crema, huitlacoche mole, cotija cheese and corn flakes; along with the crab “rice” bowl of Peekytoe crab, boiled [...]

November 20, 2018 Read More