Eat & Drink Local

We believe a local business should serve its community, and we are dedicated to bringing you locally sourced coffee beans, the freshest ingredients, and an always rotating craft beer selection.

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Work from Home?

Work from here! We have Wi-Fi, plenty of outlets, and guaranteed better lattes than your Keurig and better food than your microwave.

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Hot Coffee, Cool Ideas

Join us for our weekly speaker series featuring educators, community residents, and local business owners.

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Knowledge is Power

Who wrote "I will Always Love You"? What's the medical name for your "funny bone"? Stop by every 2nd and 4th Friday for our Buzzworthy Trivia night to find out!


About Us

Our Story

Located steps from Bloomfield’s Liberty and Penn Ave, Friendship Perk and Brew is a family run business with something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing environment with plenty of outlets to get some work done, homemade food with locally-sourced ingredients, a freshly brewed coffee to-go, a great tap selection for happy hour, or family-friendly weekend events, stop in and say hello to the familiar faces at Friendship Perk & Brew.

Man relaxing with Perk and Brew cup
Sandwich and Glass

Our Food

From house roasting whole turkeys for our California Club sandwich to sourcing a corned beef so lean it looks like ham, we take great care and pride in everything that goes on our menu.


Feb 19
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority

Speaker Series
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority

Our special guest @PgH2O will share an inside look at their leak detection website and new technologies.

Feb 21

Networking Event

Join us to promote your business and learn about the Friendshio community

Feb 22
Buzzworthy Trivia

Trivia Night
Buzzworthy Trivia

Join us for Buzzworthy Pub Trivia! Test your group knowledge on a wide range of topics and you may just take home a prize!

Feb 23
East End Appalachian Jam Band

Live Music
East End Appalachian Jam Band

Join the East End Appalachian Jam Band for an afternoon of old-time Appalachian music. Bring an instrument to join in on the fun or sit back, relax, and enjoy the tunes!

Feb 23
Brad Yoder

Live Music
Brad Yoder

Pittsburgh's own Brad Yoder will be sharing his acoustic, locally themed original songs.

Mar 1
Elias Khouri

Live Music
Elias Khouri

Recently featured in Whirl magazine, Elias is a popular figure in the the Pittsburgh music scene and has performed at top venues around the area

Weekly Happenings


Every Sunday

Stop by Sundays from 9am-2pm for our brunch menu, featuring chicken and waffles, french toast glazed doughnuts, and more!

Happy Hour

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

Need to relax after work? Come and enjoy $1.50 off all draft beer.

"For Lovers of Coffee and Beer."

Joann talks about her goals for the space with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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"For Locals, By Locals"

Nick talks wedding soup, neighborhood with Next Pittsburgh.

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Friendship Perk & Brew Unlocks New Potential

Nick talks about friendship, community, and collaboration with the Bloomfield Garfield Corporation.

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"A grad student’s dream."

Nick discusses, community; history of the building in a restaurant review with the Pittsburgh City Paper!

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Our History


Building is Built

Our building began as a local market, providing fresh produce and meat to the community.

Old map of Friendship
Photo of a photo of Nick's parents

Nick and Joann's Father Buys the Building

The Redondo family rented out the building to a convenience store chain.

Photo of a photo of Nick's parents

Nick and Joann Inherit the building

Siblings Nick and Joann inherit the property from their father. After consulting the community, plans begin for a local cafe.

Building under construction, exterior
Restaurant owner, smiling

Perk & Brew Opens

Opening Day
September 18th, 2017
The idea for a neighborhood cafe has reached fruition, and a newly renovated Friendship Perk & Brew opens its doors to the public.

Restaurant owner, smiling


Friendship Perk & Brew continues to proudly serve the community that inspired it.

Contact Us

(412) 404-2726

Restaurant exterior


300 S Pacific Avenue,
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
(412) 404-2726

Business Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 7:00am-7:00pm
Wednesday: 7:00am-8:00pm
Thursday: 7:00am-7:00pm
Friday: 7:00am-8:00pm
Saturday: 7:00am-8:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am-2:00pm

Nick’s Quote of the Day
“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”