Here are 26 of the best Pittsburgh tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here
Lindsey Leopard – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Matt McKelvey – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Gypsy Tattoo Parlor
Address: 4061 Penn Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone: (412) 709-6623
Tattoo Artists: Michelle Joy, Robbie, Kate, Laura
Tattoo Profile: Gypsy Tattoo Parlor specializes in custom tattoos. Whether you come in with a fully fleshed out drawing or just an idea, we work with you to make your tattoo vision a reality. At Gypsy, we believe that tattoos are more than just ink on skin. They can be both celebratory and healing, and are a permanent way to commemorate our lives.
In the Blood Tattoos and Rock & Roll
Address: 2005 E Carson St Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Phone: (412) 481-3380
Tattoo Artists: Justun Palenscar, Seth Moritz, Michael Cipollone
Tattoo Profile: We are dedicated in providing our customers with quality tattoos in a clean and professional environment.
Pittsburgh Tattoo Studio
Address: 2895 W Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Phone: (412) 343-2064
Tattoo Artists: Amy Ausiello
Tattoo Profile: At The Pittsburgh Tattoo Studio will provide you with breathtaking tattoos, witch will encompass anything from small tattoos, fine line lettering, cove-ups, to a large custom piece. Body piercing will include, body piercing, surface piercing and micro dermals along with top of the line body jewelry. The Pittsburgh Tattoo Studio will provide the best and highest quality tattoos from Pittsburgh’s best artists.
Erin Hosfield – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Black Cat Tattoos
Address: 3439 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Phone: (412) 621-1679
Tattoo Artists: Jason Lambert, Cara Cable, Matt Macri
Tattoo Profile: Black Cat Tattoos was created in 2009 by husband and wife tattooers Jason Lambert and Cara Cable. The shop was founded on the idea that good tattoos are the result of happy, dedicated artists collaborating with their clients. All of the artists at Black Cat believe that a tattoo should be applied with a strong graphic quality using traditional techniques which have proven to hold up and look the best for the entire life of the customer.
Aaron Harding – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Susie Humphrey – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
10th Street Tattoo
Address: 1020 E Carson St Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Phone: (412) 224-2168
Tattoo Artists: Mike Mook, Shane Willoughby, Mark Magee
Tattoo Profile: Over 22 years on the job and shop ownership experience in the tattoo industry, highly skilled artists who treat you with respect, clean sterile and safe environment for the application or your new work of art, or body modification and last but not least the most reasonable pricing in the entire city for the quality of work we do. We love tattooing, and we want you to love getting tattooed by us.
Address: 230 Meyran Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: (412) 904-3389
Tattoo Artists: Gregory Tepper, Alan Dippold, Angel O’Connor, Matt Doherty
Tattoo Profile: The 4th Empire Tattoo shop open, one of the East Coast’s best tattoo companies. Located in the heart of Oakland, we offer clean and friendly tattoo and piercing services. Our artists’ tattoo styles range from traditional tattooing, to more new school and realistic work, and everything in between. We offer coverups and reworks as well.
Address: 2130 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Phone: (412) 488-8200
Tattoo Artists: Erin, Pete, Richie, Lindsey
Tattoo Profile: Located in Pittsburgh’s Southside and providing professional and friendly service for all your tattoo and piercing needs.
Jester’s Court Tattoos & More
Address: 338 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15223
Phone: (412) 784-8282
Tattoo Artists: Sean P. McCarthy, Jess Kreh, Rita Haxx, Ed Jenulewicz, Matt Wright, Dave Lohr
Tattoo Profile: One of Pittsburgh’s most experienced tattoo studios offering multiple talented artists and three convieniant locations to better serve you! Call today!
Doug Nedzesky – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Address: 5001 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone: (412) 661-0503
Tattoo Artists: Rita Perez, Jason Angst, Kati Zmenkowski, Kris Maron, Lu Skywalker
Tattoo Profile: At Artisan, our focus is on craft and quality. We are always growing and learning so that we can strive to do everything we do in the best way possible. Everyone at Artisan cares a lot about what they do, whether it’s a custom tattoo or the best cup of coffee you’ve had all day. Stop in and check us out.
Paul Demarco – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dexter – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Inka Dinka Doo
Address: 5240 Butler St Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Phone: (412) 683-4320
Tattoo Artists: Tony Urbanek, Rich Cosgrove, Jason Yauger, Cooper Warren, Ben, Stein
Tattoo Profile: Inka Dinka Doo is a full service tattoo and piercing studio located in the developing art district of Lawrenceville. Just minutes from downtown, North Hills, and the east side area.
Address: 4419 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Phone: (412) 447-1774
Tattoo Artists: Travis, Kelly
Tattoo Profile: At Rogue Tattoo we maintain a clean environment utilizing the best sanitation equipment and strict adherence to sterile procedure.
Wyld Chyld Tattoo
Address: 742 Brookline Blvd Pittsburgh, PA 15226
Phone: (412) 668-2263
Tattoo Artists: Sarah Miller, Ryan Clark, Bill Goldbach, Ty’esha Reels, John Lohry
Tattoo Profile: We provide the ultimate tattoo experience from the cleanest shop presence to award winning tattoo art, customized to YOUR specifications. In our shop, you will get nothing but the best.
Jessi Cramer – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Gregory Tepper – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
South Side Tattoo
Address: 2208 E Carson St Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Phone: (412) 381-5401
Tattoo Artists: Veronica, Brandon, Garrick, Mike Hluhan
Tattoo Profile: Established: February 3, 1997. Southside Tattoo was the first shop in Southside and has taken best in the burgh year after year. We strive to please and our work and clients show that. Friendly, talented and clean what more could anyone want!
Pete Larkin – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Dmitry Vision – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Whitney Seanor – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as South Side Tattoo, Inka Dinka Doo, Jester’s Court Tattoos, Wyld Chyld Tattoo, Black Cat Tattoos, and Gypsy Tattoo Parlor, Pittsburgh is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 306,200, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 108 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Pittsburgh. Google Places lists 333 different tattoo shops in the Pittsburgh area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
Most Popular Tattoo Styles
American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan