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Challenging room for experienced players

Went with a group of 7 to Professor Moriarity's Game Room. I was nervous about this one because it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicole A
Fun!

I went with my best friend and we did the hardest room there. Unfortunately, we did not make it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Eshita C
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The Great Escape Room is a real-life room escape game. Escape games are the newest craze sweeping the nation – a fun, team-building, brain-busting experience! The door is locked behind you and 60 minutes are on the clock! You must work together in...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a group of 7 to Professor Moriarity's Game Room. I was nervous about this one because it only has an 18% success rate. Very cute theme. The waiting room was beautiful and very consistent with the Sherlock Holmes vibe. The puzzles in this...More

Thank Nicole A
The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, Nicole. We are really glad that you enjoyed yourself here. I think it's so fun to escape when there is so little time left it gives that rush. We hope you come back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with my best friend and we did the hardest room there. Unfortunately, we did not make it out, but it was still such a memorial experience. Our room monitor was Zacharia, and he did a great job of helping us when we needed...More

Thank Eshita C
The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Eshita! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review! I'm glad to hear that Zacheria was a good host to your group, and so glad that you had a good time! Have a great weekend! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Amber for both the Sherlock Holmes Library room and Professor Moriarty's Game room. She was very helpful in explaining everything to us. I had never been to an escape room before and wasn't quite sure what to expect. Having done this, I will...More

Thank Kathleen V
The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kathleen! Thank you so much for taking some time out of your day to leave this review. I'm so glad to hear that your time with us was well spent. I had such a great time with you and your group! If you have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amber was amazing, and so much fun. She explained everything to us very well, and just overall it was a great time.

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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey kaylamarief00- Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review! We greatly appreciate it! We are so happy to hear that you thought our escape room was a really good one! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to lots of different escape rooms and this was a really good one! Highly recommend to anyone who is looking to be mentally challenged.

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The Great Escap... R, Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Chickenwing127 - Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review! We greatly appreciate it! We are so happy to hear that you thought our escape room was a really good one! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a good time, and Levada was great hostess. Would recommend for anyone looking for a different experience.More

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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us. We are also so happy that Levada was such a great host! We hope that you enjoyed yourself enjoy to come back and play another room! Once again thank you and we hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 11 employees sign up to do this as a Team Building event and we had a blast! I would recommend it to anyone!

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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Sarah! We are so glad to hear that you had an awesome team building event with us. Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to leave us a review. It is greatly appreciated! Sincerely, -Amber Location Manager

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my first experience with an Escape Room and it did not disappoint. It was very challenging and mentally stimulating. We were about 4 more minutes away from solving the puzzle. I'll definitely come back and do the Library room next time. Great staff....More

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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hey Cassidy! Thanks for hanging out with us for an hour and for taking the time to leave us a review! We really appreciate the feedback. We look forward to seeing you next time! -Amber Location Manager

Reviewed 15 May 2018

I visited the Great Escape Room as part of a small academic conference's entertainment program for guests. I enjoy puzzles in general -- the puzzles were nicely constructed and the immersive experience was a fun new way to solve. For those planning to have some...More

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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to leave us a review! This makes us happy when our guests are happy. Thanks for checking us out!

Reviewed 14 May 2018

I enjoyed solving the puzzles. Some were quite hard. The rooms were fun although a little low tech compared to some escape rooms I've heard about.

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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hey there! We appreciate the review and the feedback! Thanks for checking out our escape room.

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Leslie F
5 November 2017|
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Response from The Great Escap... R | Property representative |
Hi Leslie! This is handicapped accessible for someone on a scooter. Let us know if you have anymore questions! Amber The Great Escape Room Pittsburgh Location Manager
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Genevieve L
3 March 2017|
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Response from sarahkimbro8 | Reviewed this property |
I believe children under 12 are only allowed to go if you have completely booked the room. There are up to 10 people in a room for each game, so you would need to book all 10 spots. You can always call them though. When my... More
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WomanFromAway1
2 January 2017|
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Response from The Great Escap... R | Property representative |
Good evening, We are closed to the public on January 1st, but open for private events. If you would like to book a private event, give us a call! 412-467-6785. Amber The Great Escape Room Pittsburgh Location Manager
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