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Quyen Nguyen
· January 22, 2018
Very unfriendly staff in the wine section. She rolled her eyes when I left driver license in the car. Once I came back she started to slam my fruit on the scale ...I guess she was still angry at me.
Michael Burroway
· October 16, 2017
This store is a dump. I felt dirty shopping there and I was concerned about sanitation. Half the shelves were bare. I won't go there again. I'll stick with Aldi and Target both right around the corner.... And both have lower prices. See More
Amanda Michelle
· October 9, 2017
Please better staff your store there should not be an hour wait just to check out in a Monday evening at 8pm
Claudia Smith
· August 10, 2017
I no longer get my prescriptions filled there too long of a wait. Most produce I buy at Aldis I shop at Market District a couple times a week
Staff is very polite & professional meat & seafood I buy ...only there & all other items too. I use the coupons that come in the mail & my food perks since I don't drive. See More
Paul J. Laure
· April 28, 2017
We shop at his store every week from approximately 8:45-9:15 or so on Saturday mornings.

The interior layout of the store is very cramped, which makes it difficult to navigate when it's crowded, and... clientele frequently bump into one another. I appreciate Giant Eagle having the foresight to drill underground for garage parking to minimize the amount of surface parking needed, but I wish they had built this store with a second floor (see the Target down the street to see how shopping cart escalators can make this possible).

I find their sale prices to be great, and I LOVE the eAdvantage program! Non-sale item prices can tend to be above-average compared to competitors like Shop 'n Save or ALDI. Most of the cashiers are miserable here, and the self-checkouts are useless for larger orders, as they get confused when you try to use multiple reusable cloth bags in the bagging area. I do love that they do have one very pleasant bagger with Down's Syndrome. I normally like to pick the checkout where he is working.

The parking lot is easier to navigate than either Whole Foods or Trader Joe's. It is well-sited for transit lines, too. I've often found items I want to be out-of-stock; it is a very busy store (most stores in the East End were under-built for how quickly this part of town has grown), and they should order stock appropriately.

If the interior layout was less claustrophobic, if the staff wasn't so miserable, and if the non-sale prices were more competitive I'd consider raising this review from 3 to 5 stars.
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JoeAnne Allen
· February 8, 2018
I shopped all the time I can find what ever I'm looking for specially in the meat department.
Frederic Steven
· August 27, 2017
It's good. Not every Giant Eagle has what I want, but each store has to cater to the neighborhood that they are in.
Rose Field
· November 18, 2013
Shadyside Market District has been my favorite store since it opened and I'm really disappointed to see how it's gone downhill lately. The prepared foods section is nothing much except the common gooe...y mayo-based salads, potato salad, macaroni salad, etc. and chicken. That used to be one of the main reasons why I shopped there. I could get a selection of good food like the orzo salad, sliced turkey, potato pancakes, etc. and now it hardly qualifies as a Market District at all. Why would you so drastically reduce that department? I have to go to Waterworks now to get prepared food, and that's not very convenient. See More
Rob Pfaffmann
· April 16, 2017
Need to make more friendly to peddle and bike customers . Go look at Whole Foods and compare the experience. It doesn't cost more to do it right. Your employees use the so called cafe as a smoking room
Nicole Kinsel
· August 8, 2014
If I could give it a -5 star rating I would! The pharmacy is run by incompetent pharmacist & pharmacy techs. They dont own up to their own mistakes & blame it on the patients or their physician. I've... been a customer of the Shadyside Giant Eagle for over 17 years! Such a disappointment that I now have to go to an inconvenient location due to poor customer service & a mix up in prescription meds that determine whether I live or die. See More
Frank Caputo
· September 13, 2016
Overpriced. I think that says enough. Aldi has lower-cost food almost half as much abd rhe little gimmicks that Giant Eagle puts on doesn't even come close to reaching the low cost of Aldi.
Ilona Weyers
· March 11, 2015
I have just shopped at the Shadyside Market District. No Natures Basket bath tissue, no Natures Basket paper towels! No products with recycled content at all. These have been anchor items that made me... shop at your store. Heading over to Whole Foods now. See More
Sean Allen
· October 1, 2017
Had a cashier ask me, "How can you afford to buy beer when I see you begging for change everyday?". I don't. I Complained to the store manager, who did nothing...I Complained to headquarters, who did ...nothing. TERRIBLE CUSTOMER SERVICE!!! This place apparently allows their employees to treat the customers with personal insults and disrespect. EVEN IF I WERE A HOMELESS PERSON, NOBODY DESERVES THIS KIND OF TREATMENT! See More
Rachel Yamber
· March 2, 2015
This store carries a variety of merchandise and is organized in a sensible way. The only bad thing is that the aisles are too narrow.
Brenda Hunt
· September 30, 2016
I heard so much about this place. I found the prices to be very pricey.
I was very disappointed.
David Keith Sims
· March 18, 2017
EVERYTHING you need under one roof!! Only wish there were more, especially North of Pittsburgh!
Kate Hansen
· December 27, 2015
Thanks for supporting artists! I generally hate everything but I love the hand made signage!
Frank Huerta
· December 26, 2013
Sig, the coffee guy rocks. Ask him for a suggestion and I promise you'll like what he makes you!
Aaron Clark
· July 6, 2014
Maurice the beer man can go ahead and bring down that sass level
Donna R Jones
· November 26, 2015
Awesome grocery store. The employees are very accommodating. The customers are VERY RUDE to persons with disabilities
Matt Kotuba
· April 2, 2014
Best meat market in Pittsburgh!
Brandon Honsaker
· April 10, 2014
Brandon in seafood is the best!
Crystal Noel
February 27, 2016
Come down to the Market District Giant Eagle to find out
Rashid Mushtaq
November 13, 2015
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Today was my Orientation and First Official Day as an Employee/Team Member of Giant Eagle Family
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Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle is one of the 40 largest privately-held and family-operated companies in the USA.
Giant Eagle serves more than five million customers annually through nearly 400 retail locations in Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia and Maryland. Giant Eagle is based in Pittsburgh

One of the largest, privately owned and family-operated companies in the nation
Ranked number 27 on Forbes magazine's list of the top U.S. private companies
Annual sales of approximately $9.3 billion

Giant Eagle by the Numbers
Number of unique items carried in each supermarket: 20,000-60,000 — including more than 12,000 corporate and company-owned brand products
Number of unique customers served annually: 4.6 million
Number of team members employed: 36,000
Number of child visitors to the Eagle's Nest® monthly: 90,000
Amount of material Giant Eagle recycled in one year: 141 million pounds
Number of supermarket locations: 218

Giant Eagle Core Values
Be Kind: We go out of our way to treat each other and our customers with care and respect.
Think Team: We love working together as a family.
Step Up: We take every chance to make ourselves and our company great.
Work Smart: We root out waste, work together and push ourselves to win.
Live Well: We want everyone to live a healthy, balanced life.
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Cansa Jay
October 2, 2015
Giant eagle is packed. I guess folks is planning on staying in this weekend.
Titanic Voyage
August 16, 2015
Look what I found at the Giant Eagle in Pittsburgh!
Paul von Diegelman
March 21, 2015
Dear Procurement Department at Giant Eagle: Thanks for the globally consistent little figures for the end of season party cake but fyi- GIRLS play basketball too.
Brandon Honsaker
December 9, 2014
Time to start promoting our 4 day seafood sale starting this Thursday!
Steve Kagemann
November 26, 2014
10 o'clock the night before Thanksgiving, I can't believe they're out of ostrich eggs!
Brandon Honsaker
July 17, 2014
When I'm on lunch and need a refreshment to get me through the rest of my shift I pop open a market district organic Black tea with lemon hand picked just for me by the foodies of Giant Eagle!
Talina Altman
April 29, 2014
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It's a Cinco Celebration at Shadyside Market District!!!!
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Our Black History Month Celebration continues with the Sankofa Village For The Arts performing in our cafe. Make sure to join us next Saturday for more entertainment and food!
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