With 446 bridges, it’s no wonder Pittsburgh got the name “City of Bridges”, but Pittsburgh is known for more than just bridges. The former industrial city is home to the Big Mac, Heinz Ketchup, and Potato Patch Fries, so you’ll have to keep an eye out to make sure you don’t get any sauce on your favorite bag.
However, if you do end up needing to give your bag some TLC, there are plenty of professionals in the Pittsburgh area who can help. Check out some of our picks below.
Crafton Shoe Services
Fox Chapel Shoe Service
Roberta Weissburg Leathers
You’ll have to cross a few bridges to get to some of the repair shops, but that’s something you’ll be used to in Pittsburgh.
Crafton Shoe Services lies just off Lincoln Highway in Crafton Borough. If you’re coming from Pittsburgh, just head west on Lincoln Highway out to the I-79.
If you’re north of Pittsburgh, then Fox Chapel Shoe Service is your best bet. Sat between Junction 8 of the Alleghany Valley Expressway and the Alleghany River, if you’re coming from Pittsburgh City Center your closest crossing is Highland Park Bridge.
The closest shop the City Center is Roberta Weissburg Leathers. It’s situated among the upscale shops and fine dining restaurants of Walnut Street in Shadyside.