120 S. Whitfield St., East Liberty
412-626-3090 or www.whitfieldpgh.com
A far cry from the Cobb salads and $8 Miller Lites of your average chain-hotel bar, Whitfield is a classy but welcoming joint at the Ace Hotel. The menu — for both food and drink — is inventive and locally sourced, plus there’s a killer wine selection.
2nd: The Commoner, Hotel Monaco, Downtown
3rd: Speakeasy Social Lounge, Omni William Penn Hotel, Downtown