Welcome to Sewickley
An adorable neighborhood full of history and old-world charm
Sewickley is a quaint, upscale Pennsylvania borough just 15 miles north of Pittsburgh. This prestigious city dates back to the 1700s and has since become a premier destination for those seeking a small-town feel with easy access to the amenities of a big city. The architecture of Sewickley is diverse, which is one of the reasons why the village has such a unique and charming character, with many of the houses dating back to the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The dense yet walkable suburban atmosphere in Sewickley is highly sought-after.
What to Love
- Small-town charm and community-focused attitude
- Excellent schools and prestigious educational opportunities
- The picturesque setting along the Ohio River
- Numerous dining and entertainment options
Sewickley is a tight-knit community that appeals to all ages. The city exudes a peaceful and serene lifestyle while still conveniently located near Pittsburgh’s excitement. Homes in Sewickley are large, luxurious, and well-maintained, with stunning views of the city's natural beauty.
With so many great shops, restaurants, and parks within walking distance, residents of Sewickley are often spotted out and about in the highly walkable business district, known colloquially as “the village.” Here, it’s easy to enjoy time in the community.
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
Sewickley’s downtown village is a charming area to roam, studded with local shops and boutiques. Compass Real Estate is at the center of it all, working hard to find residents and newcomers the home of their dreams, and just down the road, you’ll find theaters, gyms, bookstores, and more. Sewickley also takes pride in its culinary offerings, and there’s something for everyone in this neighborhood, no matter what vibe you’re looking for.
Sidelines Beer House provides patrons exceptional service and unbeatable food in a fun, comfortable setting. Known as the wing and burger experts, this restaurant keeps Sewickley residents coming back time and again. For an approachable yet refined Parisian experience, Mediterra Cafe checks all the boxes. You might swing by to pick up a freshly baked loaf of bread and some French cheeses from the fromagerie or take your time in the adorable interior over a classic cocktail and an artisan salad.
Sewickley’s various parks attract dog lovers who want to let their pets enjoy open spaces, and Three Dog Bakery is a dog owner’s dream. Aside from stocking dog toys and pet accessories, this bakery makes treats and cakes for your furry friend using healthy, all-natural ingredients.
Things to Do
Sewickley is home to plenty of activities for residents and visitors. Locals love to stroll through Riverfront Park on Chadwick Street, which features amazing views of the Ohio River. When it comes to festivals and community gatherings, residents here are lucky to have options year-round. As fall turns to winter, residents come together for Light Up Night to celebrate winter with ice sculpting, fireworks, and food trucks. You can even catch a ride in a horse-drawn carriage.
When summer rolls around in Sewickley, the Christmas in July Festival is a can’t-miss event featuring an artisan marker, a 5k fun run, and live music. There’s also the Sewickley Wine Walk, an exclusive event where you can sample fine wines while enjoying the charming streets of the village.