Station Square Pittsburgh
Station Square, Pittsburgh is an indoor upscale shopping mall. The mall is spread over an acre of 52 acre. You can enjoy indoor as well as outdoor shopping at this mall. Dining facilities and entertainment complex are the other features of Station Square. \"Anything but square\" is the theme of Station Square. The Station Square mall is located just across the Monongahela River from downtown Pittsburgh. You can reach Station Square by buses run by Port Authority or via Monongahela Incline that connects Mt Washington and Station Square. Most of the Station Square Shops remain open between 10 am and 9 pm from Monday to Saturday and from 1200pm to 5 pm on Sundays.
The Station Square has about 275,000 square feet retain space and houses more that 65 stores, entertainment venues, and restaurants. Sheraton at Station Square is considered as one of the largest tourist destinations of Pittsburgh with 396 rooms. An estimated 3 million people visit Sheraton every year. Apart from the tourists, natives of Pittsburgh make repeated visits to Station Square for enjoy shopping, dining and witness live performances.
The present mall is built on a site which once was a station on the Lake Erie Railroad and Pittsburgh. While establishing the mall some original structures like elegant concourse and freight house building were converted into shopping mall and restaurants.
Station Square provides an excellent opportunity for purchase of gifts, toys, furnishings, worldwide novelties, confections and souvenirs. You can find trendy as well as latest fashioned articles in the various stores at Station Square.
Station Square provides all types of delicious food. There are move than 25 restaurants, eateries and bars situated in the Station Square. Bar Louie, Cheese Cellar Cafe, Grand Concourse, Joe\'s Shack, Crawford Grill, Buca di Beppo, Kiku Japanese Restaurant, Tambellinis, Pittsburgh Rare (Sheraton) and Hard Rock Cafe are some of the popular restaurants and bars at Station Square.
Station square is not only a shopping mall but also offers plenty of entertainment and nightlife adventure for tourists. In fact, Station Square is known as entertainment center of the Pittsburgh. The Chevrolet Amphitheater, which host popular national as well as local musical entertainment shown and food and music festivals, is located at the Station Square. The Pittsburgh Hard Rock Cafe located at Bessemer Court is another place for entertainment and food. Crawford\\\'s Grill (with live jazz shows), Hooters and Philthy McNasty\\\'s Bar & Grill (a popular sports bar) Matrix dance club and comedy club of Funny Bone are all situated in the Station Square to provide you full of enjoyment and nightlife adventures. Apart from the shopping, night life and entertainment activities Station Square has following places of tourist attractions.
Gateway Clipper fleet of riverboats
Fountain at Bessemer Court
Just Ducky tours
River walk with relics of industrial heritage
A steam powered towboat, sternwheel of the Jason and Bessemer converter, weighing 10 ton, built in 1930.
Pointe at North Fayette and Robinson Town Center are within the vicinity of Station Square.