Admit it, Karaoke is a lot like riding a moped; it’s super fun, but you never want to be caught doing it. Well Pittsburgh, you’re not alone. We’ve done a little research and compiled a couple of the best places in the Burgh. Feel free to add! Also we would love to see your Karaoke photos or video! Upload your pictures to our facebook page or upload a video at the bottom of this post.
Dante’s Restaurant & Lounge
4131 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15227
Dante’s is known for its big portions and reasonable prices – and every night Wednesday through Saturday starting at 9:30 p.m. – it’s karaoke central. The lounge has a dance floor complete with a disco ball. The menu is packed with Greek, Italian and American fare, so you can eat – and sing – your heart out.
Double Wide Grill
2339 E. Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
In addition to great food, you will also want togo inside to check out their stage. Saturday nights at 10:30 their packed with singers ready for karaoke. Double Wide Grill has been voted the “Best Outdoor Seating” on numerous occasions by the Pittsburgh City Paper and BarSmart.com.
5981 Baptist Road
Bethel Park, Pa. 15236
Duke’s Station, known for its ribs, is also famous for its night life. The restaurant has karaoke seven nights a week from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. and on Mondays they have comedy too. Making Pittsburgh Magazine’s “Best of the ‘Burgh” list in 2010, Duke’s is a place worth checking out.
Lava Lounge Martini Bar & Dance Club
2204 East Carson St.
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15203
So you’ve had a long week working in the city and you’re ready for the weekend. Give happy hour at Lava Lounge Martini Bar & Dance Club a shot. Karaoke begins at 6 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m. every Friday so you can wait out the rush hour traffic and have some fun!
Mario’s South Side Saloon
1510-1514 E. Carson St.
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15203
Mario’s on the South Side is always packed on the weekends. But on Tuesdays from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., you can grab the mic and showcase your singing skills.
Martini Mondays at Dejavu Lounge
2106 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
If you enjoy drinking martini’s and watching karaoke then you’ve found the place. 9PM to 2AM on Monday nights.
Nico’s Recovery Room in Bloomsfield
178 Pearl St.
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15224
Located in Pittsburgh’s “Little Italy,” Nico’s Recovery Room is the place to be on Saturday nights. The restaurant, which serves Greek and Mediterranean dishes, is a neighborhood favorite and was voted as “Best Karaoke Bar” by readers of Pittsburgh’s City Paper.
171 E Bridge St
Homestead, PA 15120
A metal railing separates the long mahogany bar from a semicircle of small, round tables. In the front of the room, two grand pianos sit on a dark stage. Then the spotlights come on, the performers take their seats and madness begins. The pianists know thousands of songs–from obscure “hair band” ballads to raunchy hip-hop anthems. Pick your poison!