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Pittsburgh: Pamela's P&G Diner

I had a very enjoyable breakfast at Pamela's, just off the strip in Pittsburgh. It is exactly the kind of place you would hope for: hearty food and friendly service.

The d├ęcor is cheerful and homey; the photos seem to be part of a family collection, not a TGI Friday's-style assembly.

Here is my veggie omelet with cheese. It was hearty and tender, with nicely cooked vegetables. My driver told me that I had to try the home fries and he was right---they were the perfect combination of soft center and carmelized outsides. The bread was also of excellent quality. And the coffee just kept coming.

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