Classic American Food with Modern Twists

Our food menu offers American classics, but with modern and unexpected twists. We do a lot of scratch cooking, and aim to offer our guests fresh and flavorful options for work lunches, happy hours, and group dinners of all sizes.

 

Modern American Food Menu - City Works Salad
American Food - Fish Tacos
American Menu - Smokehouse Burger

In an effort to conserve water, we will serve water upon request

Lunch & Dinner

We’re offering this limited menu for the time being due to COVID-19.

Bar Bites

 

Pretzel Bites
Sea salt, IPA cheese sauce V

8.00

Cheese Curds 
White cheddar, cornmeal battered, smoked tomato coulis V  

8.00

Popcorn Chicken
Nashville Hot or Southern Fried, ranch dressing

8.00

Fried Pickles
Kosher dill, beer battered, ranch dressing V

8.00

 

To Share

 

Buffalo Chicken Dip
Pulled buffalo chicken, bleu cheese cream, housemade giardiniera, corn tortilla chips GS

12.00

Smoked Chicken Wings  
Grilled chili rubbed jumbo wings and drummies, BBQ sauce, mustard BBQ sauce GS

13.00

Kung Pao Cauliflower
Roasted cauliflower, sweet peppers, green onions, garlic, ginger, arbol chiles, fried peanuts, chili oil, sweet and spicy tamari GS/VG

13.00

Queso Dip
Hot chorizo,  pepper jack cheese sauce, queso fresco, micro cilantro, corn tortilla chips

10.00

Buffalo Shrimp
Crispy jumbo shrimp, bleu cheese crumbles, bleu cheese dressing, buffalo sauce

16.00

 

Soup & Salads

 

1871 Chili
Angus steak, milk stout, pork, chipotle peppers, sour cream, red onions, cornbread muffin

6.00/8.00

Caesar Salad
Chopped romaine leaves, hard-boiled eggs, kalamata olives, Parmesan, garlic brioche croutons, Caesar dressing

7.00

House Salad
Red leaf, romaine, cucumbers, tomatoes, radish, bell peppers, kalamata olives, red onion, garlic croutons, red wine vinaigrette VG

7.00

City Works Chopped Salad
Grilled chicken, romaine, iceberg, red leaf, applewood-smoked bacon, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion, bleu cheese crumbles, avocado, sweet herb vinaigrette GS

13.00

BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad
House-smoked pulled BBQ chicken, romaine, iceberg, red leaf, tomatoes, cucumbers, black beans, roasted corn, jicama, crispy buttermilk onion rings, ranch dressing

14.00

 

Tacos

 

Chicken Tinga Tacos
House-smoked pulled chicken, avocado mash, pickled red onion, grilled corn, micro cilantro, queso fresco, white corn tortillas

14.00

Fish Tacos
Cornmeal beer-battered mahi-mahi, chipotle coleslaw, pico de gallo, cilantro lime cream, micro cilantro, white corn tortillas

16.00

 

Burgers & Handhelds

burgers are fresh USDA 8 oz. prime beef patties, served on a toasted brioche bun
gluten-free/vegan bun available upon request
sub Impossible Burger for any burger for $2
burgers and sandwiches served with olive oil parsley fries or side salad

City Works Burger*
Aged white cheddar, shredded iceberg, vine-ripened tomato, red onion, dill pickle

13.00

Scorpion Burger*
Habanero pepper jack, jalapeños, five pepper jam, arugula, vine-ripened tomato, scorpion pepper aioli

14.00

Bacon Cheeseburger*
House-smoked candied thick-cut bacon, aged Vermont white and yellow cheddar cheeses, shredded iceberg, vine-ripened tomato, red onion

16.00

Smokehouse Burger*
House-smoked bbq pulled pork shoulder, smoked provolone, bbq bacon onion relish, carolina mustard bbq sauce, crispy buttermilk onion rings

16.00

Impossible Burger
The Impossible Burger is a delicious, juicy burger for meat lovers that’s made from plants. 

Shredded iceberg lettuce, vine-ripened tomatoes, red onion, vegan roasted garlic horseradish aioli
+ made vegan upon request 

14.00

Nashville Hot Chicken Wrap
Buttermilk breaded crispy chicken breast, hot cayenne pepper mop, romaine, cucumbers, tomatoes, red onion, ranch dressing, flour tortilla

13.00

Filet Mignon Sliders*
Two grilled filet medallions, caramelized onions, horseradish cream, pretzel roll

17.00

Chicken Sandwich
Buttermilk breaded crispy or grilled chicken, spicy bread and butter pickles, carolina mustard BBQ sauce, shredded iceberg, brioche bun

13.00

Pulled Pork Sandwich
Hand-pulled house-smoked pork shoulder, housemade bbq sauce, cider mustard, coleslaw, spicy bread and butter pickles, kaiser roll

13.00

 

Mains

 

Salmon*
Pan-seared salmon, butternut squash purée, olive oil poached fingerling potatoes, salsa verde, succotash – grilled corn, Brussels sprouts, asparagus, butternut squash and grape tomato  GS

23.00

Pork Chop*
10 oz. bone-in center cut pork chop, potato purée, chipotle maple glaze, cinnamon-spiced apples, crispy buttermilk onion rings

21.00

Smoked BBQ Ribs
Hardwood-smoked full rack baby back ribs, housemade BBQ sauce, spicy maple bacon baked beans, mascarpone creamed corn GS 

26.00

Smoked BBQ Platter
Baby back ribs, grilled chili rubbed wings and drummies, pulled pork, louisiana hot link, lime queso butter grilled corn, maple bacon baked beans GS

29.00

Smoked Cheddar Mac N’ Cheese 
Grilled chicken, bacon lardons, smoked cheddar cheese sauce, cavatappi, smoked cheddar cheese

16.00

Southern Mac N’ Cheese 
Smoked pulled pork, pimiento cheese sauce, cornbread crumble, cavatappi

14.00

Tex Mex Mac N’ Cheese 
Spicy chorizo, roasted jalapeno, pepper jack cheese sauce, crispy tortilla strips, cilantro, cavatappi

14.00

Rigatoni 
Italian sausage, roma tomatoes, basil, peas, goat cheese, tomato cream, rigatoni; gluten-free pasta available upon request

16.00

Fish N’ Chips 
Alaskan cod, better batter, malt vinegar powder, coleslaw, cornichon tartar sauce

16.00

 

Sweet

 

Peanut Butter Snickers Pie
Oreo cookie crust, peanut butter mousse, whipped cream, Snickers, chocolate and caramel sauce V

8.00

Baked Cookie Dough
Chocolate chip cookie dough, caramel, chocolate sauce, vanilla bean ice cream, whipped cream V

8.00

Sides

Fries, creamed corn, spicy maple bacon baked beans, brussels sprouts

V: Vegetarian
VG: Vegan
GS: Gluten Sensitive – There is no gluten in this recipe, however, items may be prepared with the same equipment as items containing gluten, so we cannot guarantee there is never slight cross-contamination. While we do have procedures in place to minimize cross-contact with other gluten-containing foods, these items may not be suitable for our guests who are highly sensitive to gluten.

*These items are prepared to order. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

Kids

served with choice of fries or fruit cup

Chicken Tenders
BBQ sauce

6.00

MINI CHEESEBURGERS
American cheese, brioche bun

6.00

Mac & Cheese
Kraft Macaroni & Cheese

6.00

Pizza
Choice of Cheese or Pepperoni, pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese

6.00

Brunch

Rock N Roll Brunch

Served Saturday and Sunday, from open until 3pm

Shareables

Jon Bun Jovi
Warm jumbo cinnamon roll, vanilla icing V

8.00

Donut Stop Believin’
Powdered sugar coated doughnuts, served with chocolate hazelnut sauce and mixed berry jam for dipping V

8.00

Mains

Sweet Child O’ Mine
Brioche bread, Bailey’s cream cheese, vanilla bean ice cream battered, mixed berry compote, powdered sugar V

13.00

Johnny Hash
Braised short rib, red and green bell peppers, onions, potatoes, jalapeño salsa verde, sunny side up eggs GS

15.00

Chak Shuka Khan
Shakshuka with spicy tomato sauce, sunny side up eggs, goat cheese, toasted garlic baguette  V

12.00

White Wedding 
Egg white frittata with goat cheese, asparagus, tomato, onion, basil fennel herb salad, avocado  GS/V

12.00

The Clash Smash 
Smashed avocado on toasted challah, roasted corn, pickled red onion, shaved radish, sliced hard boiled egg  V

12.00

Easy Like Sunday Morning
Breakfast flatbread topped with house-made sausage, scrambled eggs, bacon, mozzarella, smoked cheddar, garlic puree, arugula

12.00

The Boss 
8 oz. New York strip steak, eggs any style, cheesy potato casserole  GS

16.00

Lox N’ Roll
Smoked salmon on flatbread with dill cream cheese, grape tomato, mozzarella cheese, red onion, capers, arugula, citrus mustard vinaigrette

12.00

Mother’s Little Helper 
Our “hangover bowl” filled with smoked cheddar grits, braised pork belly, breakfast sausage link, fried egg, and smoked tomato charred scallion relish  GS

16.00

Love Me Two Times 
2 eggs any style, 2 house-smoked thick-cut bacon strips, 2 breakfast sausage links, toasted challah bread, cheesy potato casserole

13.00

What’s The Story, Morning Glory 
Breakfast tacos with scrambled eggs, bacon, green onion, smoked tomato, chipotle maple glaze, smoked cheddar, white corn tortillas, cheesy potato casserole  GS

11.00

Breakfast In America
Breakfast sandwich served on a green onion cheddar biscuit with aged cheddar scrambled eggs, breakfast sausage patty, cheesy potato casserole

14.00

Full Menu also available during brunch

V: Vegetarian
GS: Gluten Sensitive – There is no gluten in this recipe, however, items may be prepared with the same equipment as items containing gluten, so we cannot guarantee there is never slight cross-contamination. While we do have procedures in place to minimize cross-contact with other gluten-containing foods, these items may not be suitable for our guests who are highly sensitive to gluten.

*These items are prepared to order. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

 

Brunch Cocktails

Beermosa 
Bottlenectar, Tanqueray, orange juice

10.00

Lagerita
Tequila, Mexican-style lager, lime juice, triple sec

13.00

Flapjack Old Fashioned  
Devil’s River rye whiskey, butterscotch Schnapps, candied maple syrup, candied bacon, orange bitters

12.00

White Sangria
Dry cider, sparkling wine, triple sec, fresh fruit, mint

10.00

Peach Cooler 
Maker’s Mark, peach Schnapps, orange juice, fresh lemon juice, fresh lime juice, simple syrup, lemon-lime soda

11.00

Cranberry Mojito 
Bacardi Limón, cranberry juice, fresh lime juice, mint, dried cranberries, simple syrup, soda

10.00

Michelada 
Mexican-style lager, Bloody Mary mix, lime juice, tajin

9.00

Hot Blooded
18 oz. spicy Bloody Mary crowned fried onion rings, a celery stalk and a skewer loved with candied bacon, house-made spicy pickles, cheese curd, olive, cornichon, pepperoni, pickled jalapeños, and a hard-boiled egg

15.00

Mimosas

By The Flight
Choose 4 to build your perfect flight
All topped with sparkling wine

Classic – orange juice
Mulemosa – vodka, ginger beer, lime juice
Bellini – peach Schnapps, orange juice
Aperol – Aperol, orange juice
Tropical – Malibu rum, pineapple juice, grenadine
Sangria – dry cider, triple sec, fresh fruit, mint
Rosé – Ketel grapefruit rosé vodka, orange juice, grapefruit juice, cranberry juice
Paloma – Tequila, lime juice, grapefruit juice, Sprite, tajin

24.00

By The Bottle
Bottle of sparkling wine + 3 juices
orange, cranberry, pineapple or grapefruit

38.00

Magnum where available
Reservation required, minimum 3 people per table
Magnum bottle of sparkling wine + 3 juices
orange, cranberry, pineapple or grapefruit

market price

More info on Brunch at City Works Pittsburgh.

Happy Hour

Served Monday thru Friday, 3:30pm – 6pm

APPS & TAPS

APPS
Pretzel Bites *V
Cheese Curds *V
Fried Pickles
Popcorn Chicken
Just 4.00 each.

TAPS
Select Happy Hour Beers – $4
Select Wine Glasses – 1⁄2 Price
Ask your server for today’s selections.

Dine-in only. 6 oz. beer pours excluded. Not valid for private events or groups of 50+. 

*V: Vegetarian

Happy Hour is every weekday from 3:30pm until 6pm. More details here.

Make a Reservation

(For parties of 9-14, please call (412) 448-2900. For parties of 15+, please visit our Large Group Info page)

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Everything was fantastic. The space provided was perfect for our group. Everyone raved about the food, and the drink selection was unbeatable!

Andrea F

PNC Bank

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