Cleveland May 21, 2019
Take Your Taste Buds On An International Tour On This Restaurant Road Trip Through Cleveland
Have you ever dreamed of traveling the world? If you call Cleveland home, you very likely may have traveled across the globe without ever leaving your own backyard. Our city, you see, is a melting pot of different cultures. With this comes a wide variety of cuisine that is celebrated throughout a number of Cleveland’s loveliest neighborhoods. Prepare your taste buds, because we’re diving head-first into Cleveland’s internationally-inspired cuisine scene.
Prepare your taste buds for a road trip like no other.
You can find an interactive map of this road trip
Cleveland abounds with historic homes, and it is in the comfortable atmosphere of one Victorian home that the best Brazilian food in Cleveland is hiding. Batuqui's owners immigrated to Cleveland and brought their culture and cuisine with them, and they adore sharing it with visitors in a space that's cozy, inventive, and welcoming.
Address: 12706 Larchmere Boulevard, Cleveland, OH, 44120
Shabu-shabu is the star of the show at Ushabu, but it's just one of several traditional Japanese dishes that can be found on their menu. Located in the inspired and culturally eclectic Tremont area, this charming hot spot offers all sorts of small dishes and hot-pot style delicacies that are absolutely perfect for sharing with friends. Bring an appetite, because everything on the menu at Ushabu will tantalize your taste buds.
Address: 2173 Professor Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44113
3. Bombay Chaat
Anyone up for Indian food? Bombay Chaat serves up Indian street food that Clevelanders can’t get enough of. Samosas, paneer, and other Indian classics are served up using authentic recipes with a flavorful twist. This colorful eatery is perfect for both date night or grabbing a quick bite on your lunch break.
Address: 2044 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44115
4. L'albatros Brasserie + Bar
L'Albatros is a name that's grown synonymous with delicious French cuisine here in Cleveland. Whether you're inside or on the patio, your taste buds will be blown away by offerings like a cheese plate, poutine, or the famous L'Albatros burger. This cozy eatery will have you longing to kick back and relax in their cute and cozy space.
Address: 11401 Bellflower Road, Cleveland, OH, 44106
5. Simply Greek
Cleveland boasts of a notable Greek population, and thanks to this locals have come to expect authentic and delicious Greek eats. Not only is their food healthy and flavorful, but it accommodates a variety of dietary types. No matter what you order, it'll be served up with love at Simply Greek.
Address: 11454 Uptown Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44106
6. Zoma Ethiopian Restaurant
Carnivores and vegans alike are obsessed with Zoma's colorful dishes, and it's no secret why. Zoma offers a traditional experience, emphasizing upon the relationships that are built and maintained over delicious food. The milieu and menu of this restaurant are both totally unique, offering an experience that's unlike any other in Cleveland.
Address: 2240 Lee Road, Cleveland, OH, 44118
7. Momo's Kebab
Longing for the flavors of Morocco? You'll find this and more at Momo's! Fresh, authentic dishes are served up in an aromatic environment that's as colorful as the food on your plate. This business is family-owned, meaning it's the perfect place to unwind with your own family or catch up with old friends.
Address: 2199 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
8. Balaton Restaurant
Since 1964, locals have been flocking to Balaton for Hungarian-style comfort food. Decadence abounds on their menu, thanks to richly-breaded schnitzel and familiar favorites like goulash and stuffed cabbage. This paired with flavorful wines from the Lake Balaton region provide an experience that will send your taste buds back to the Old World.
Address: 13133 Shaker Square, Cleveland, OH, 44120
Cleveland is truly a foodie paradise, and the tantalizing menus at these restaurants will take your taste buds to heaven and back. Which of these restaurants is your favorite?
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