About us

Colony Cafe Pittsburgh
Coffee Shop, Wine Bar & Cat Cafe

To offer a unique, fun, relaxing cafe for humans, while finding loving homes for Pittsburgh's at-risk cats.


  • Colony is located at 1125 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 around the corner from the Heinz History Center, on the border of Downtown and the Strip District
  • Colony is open Tuesdays-Saturdays
  • The downstairs cafe, serving coffee, wine and food is open Tue-Thu 10:30am-9pm, Fri 10:30am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm. No reservations necessary.
  • The Cat Loft is open 11am-8pm, with a cat nap closure from 2-3pm
  • Cat Loft reservations begin at the top of every hour. Book your visit online.

Third Wave Coffee and espresso drinks available to-go or stay in a destination coffee shop atmosphere separate from the cats.
Delicious Wine from an owner-curated selection, to enjoy along with savory snacks in a relaxed, neighborhood wine bar environment. We also sell bottles to-go.
Cat Visits where you can spend time playing with about a dozen adoptable cats in a separate area of the café. You’re welcome to have coffee, wine and food while you lounge with the kitties if you like. Book a visit.

For media and general inquiries, email us at info@colonycafepgh.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/colonycatcafe
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ColonyCatCafe
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