New to the Greensburg area? Or maybe you’re already a resident and just looking for things to do! Whatever the case, we’ve got your back. This charming and historic city offers the best people, places, and experiences. Below we’ve compiled a list of our favorite local Greensburg businesses ranging from coffee shops, hair salons, restaurants, and more so you can experience everything this city has to offer.
To give some context, Greensburg is a small city about 30 miles southeast of Pittsburgh. Birgo Realty has an expanding portfolio in the Greensburg area – Check out our Greensburg properties here.
Popular Greensburg Coffee Shops
Obviously we had to start with the best category first: coffee! Our favorite Greensburg cafes will keep you well caffeinated.
This quaint cafe and patisserie is located across from the Greensburg Courthouse. It’s the perfect place to get studying or work done or meet up with a friend. PSA: We want to let you in on a secret! Underneath the cafe is the "Rabbit Hole," which sells vinyl records!
Originally founded in Maine, this coffee franchise is the ONLY Aroma Joe’s in Pennsylvania. Pretty cool that it’s located right in Greensburg! If you stop by, we recommend getting the cold brew. (Don’t forget your punch card!)
Get your caffeine fix AND say hello to some furry friends. This cat cafe offers cats, coffee, and confections. Have a special connection with one of the felines? Here’s some great news: you can adopt there as well!
The Best Greensburg Restaurants (in our humble opinion)
Whatever your taste buds are craving, Greensburg has it all!
This family-friendly bar/restaurant serves delicious Italian-American cuisine and offers outdoor deck seating!
How could you go wrong with Italian food?! This upscale restaurant offers imaginative meat, pasta, pizza, and wine. If you ever visit, we recommend ordering the gnocchi (or any pasta, really!) and the New York Strip steak.
This casual bar and restaurant serves wings, burgers, and draft beer amid sports memorabilia and games on TV.
J. Corks offers modern American fare, wine, and martinis served in a charming historical building with a patio.
Robokyo is a Japanese steakhouse that serves hibachi, sushi and other good eats!
The Rialto serves pizza and other Italian American fare. Get your dancing shoes on because they also offer occasional live music!
Top-Rated Greensburg Hair Salons
Primp and style your hair at some of the top-rated salons!
Shear Magic Hair Salon has been established in the Greensburg area for well over 20 years! Their service and professionalism make them some of the best in the biz!
Lavish is located on E. Pittsburgh St. in Greensburg. They offer a variety of services including day spa services, manicure, nails, waxing, hair color, hair cuts, and more!
Great Lengths Hair Design promises to prioritize your happiness with your appearance. They go to great lengths to make sure that you leave Great Lengths feeling and looking your best!
Greensburg Kid-Friendly Activities
If you have little ones, below are a list of businesses and places that are not only fun, but stimulating and educational, too! Cure your children’s cabin fever with these great spots.
Recommended by our own Greensburg area property manager, Frank, this family fun center is the perfect place to tire out the little ones. With two giant play gyms, a huge toddler area, an interactive game floor and a musical play space, your kids will be begging to come back!
Get your craft on at Pottery Placehouse, located in Downtown Greensburg! Paint a piece of pottery and come back later to pick up your art after it finishes being fired in the kiln.
Up the street from Pottery Playhouse is the Westmoreland Museum of American Art. Take a stroll through the museum to get some inspiration for your ceramic design!
Not a business, but we thought we’d mention this beautiful park just a 13 minute drive from Downtown Greensburg. The park offers serene walking trails alongside the lakes as well as pedal boat, canoe and rowboat rentals.
Check out a good book or peruse the shelves at the Greensburg Library!
Greensburg Activities & Entertainment
Make the most of your weekend and have some fun at one (or all!) of the establishments below!
Connected to Westmoreland Mall, Live! Casino is newly established in the Greensburg area. Play your favorite casino games and then eat inside at Guy Fieri’s American Kitchen + Bar.
Sip on your favorite wine and make some colorful memories as you paint the night away.
Get the gang together for an afternoon of bowling! If you went bowling throughout your childhood, this activity will be right up your alley and bring back nostalgic memories (pun intended!)!
Feeling up for a challenge? Test your wits during this 60 minute escape room mission.
Get your sweat on at these local gyms!
Need a break to make time for self-care? Schedule a hot yoga class at Moonglow Yoga, located behind Barnes and Noble right off of Lincoln Highway.
The Greensburg YMCA offers programs for both kids and adults. With a membership, you can have access to the main gymnasium, group sports, and the pool!
Located right across from Greengate Center Plaza, LA Fitness in Greensburg is a top choice in the area. With access to the pool, cardio equipment, machines, and weights, you’ll be on your way to a healthy lifestyle in no time.
This crossfit gym is located in between Greensburg and Latrobe and has workouts suited for all fitness levels.
Greensburg Shopping & Boutiques
The best of the best in shopping is located right here in Greensburg.
If you’re looking for trendy and one-of-a-kind clothing items, we recommend visiting Wight Elephant! Whether it be a glamorous dress for your next event, a comfy lounge set for a weekend on the couch, or anything in between, they have you covered.
Crossroads sells unique fashion and accessories from all over the world to make customers look and feel beautiful.
Another recommendation from Frank, our Greensburg property manager, is Bella Unique Boutique! They have been in the downtown area for more than 20 years and feature apparel, health & wellness products, accessories, and cards/gifts!
We hope we’ve highlighted some new businesses for you to check out in Greensburg. Be sure to follow us on social media for more business guides, tips, and industry news!
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