The Library

Famous authors and notable book references lend their name for all of our delectable dishes and distinctive entrees. Enjoy our reinvented American cuisine with selections like the Gunslinger, the Animal Farm and the Mighty Casey. The Library’s full-service bar, extensive menu, and indoor and outdoor seating will make your visit to this Pittsburgh restaurant delightful and unique.

Get social:


4PM – 2AM, Every Day

Happy Hours:
5PM – 7PM &
10PM – Midnight


Ideally located along one of America’s largest Victorian Main Streets, The Library is one of Pittsburgh’s Premier Restaurants and gathering places.

The Library is the perfect spot for any dining occasion and appeals to a variety of guests seeking a casual and upbeat environment coupled with deliciously affordable gourmet dining. Whether you want to meet with friends to watch a sporting event or relax with one of our signature cocktails with coworkers after a long day, The Library restaurant and bar is South Side’s premier venue for stylish dining and getting together with friends.


Now you can enjoy The Library’s deliciously affordable gourmet dining on the go with our new take out option. Whether you grab something for the big game or just a quiet night in, The Library’s Take Out menu has something for everybody.




Ranch topped with chicken or steak, french fries, pizza cheese and cheddar.

Marco Polo


Fresh baked pepperoni roll served with our homemade pizza sauce.

Idiot's Guide to Calzone


Mozzarella, provolone, and ricotta served as is or with any of our $1 or $2 toppings.

California Dreaming


Chicken, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and guacamole served on a wrap.

Arabian Nights


Cajun black bean and roasted red pepper hummus served with veggies and grilled, garlic-herb flatbread.

Julius Caesar


Crisp romaine topped with parmesan cheese and croutons. Add chicken $5 or shrimp $8

Where the Wild Things Are


Hand-breaded chicken tenders accompanied by any of our wing sauces.

Funnel Cake Fries



Must purchase a beverage. All specials are dine-in only, ends at 12PM.

Drafts are $4 all day, everyday | Wings are all you can eat everyday – $12.95


$5.99 Cheeseburger and fries

with 1/2 bottles of wine


$5.99 1/2 pound of ribs and fries

with 1/2 bottles of wine


1/2 off pizzas


$6.99 Cheese Steak and fries

*All specials are dine-in only. Not available to-go or for take-out.

*Parties of 7 or more will have 20% gratuity added. No separate checks for parties of 6 or more.


5PM – &PM & 10PM – Midnight

Half of ALL Small Plates

*Higher ABV drafts are served in a smaller glass and may be higher priced.