Cleveland January 13, 2018
9 Neighborhood Restaurants Around Cleveland With Food So Good You’ll Be Back For Seconds
Northeast Ohioans are blessed with an incredible cuisine scene. Everywhere we turn are delicious dishes and mouthwatering meals, but with so many to choose from, picking the perfect restaurant for an unforgettable night out can be tricky. When it comes to finding fantastic restaurants, the best thing to do is to ask the locals! These eateries are local favorites, coveted in their communities for food that will wow your taste buds. What are you waiting for? Grab the car keys, and let’s go explore one of these neighborhood favorites!
1. Sokolowski's University Inn - 1201 University Road, Cleveland
Sokolowski's is a longtime local favorite. Since 1923, this Polish restaurant in Tremont has remained under the operation of the same family... and boy does this family know flavor! The best of ethnic comfort food is available for lunch or dinner, and it always hits the spot.
2. Bruno's Ristorante & Catering - 2644 West 41st Street, Cleveland
This eatery is teeny tiny, but the flavors of its kitchen are anything but. Impressive, authentic Italian dishes delight locals and visitors alike.
3. Wonton Gourmet & BBQ - 3211 Payne Avenue, Cleveland
This neighborhood favorite features the best in Cantonese cuisine, and these flavors will seriously knock your socks off. The restaurant is humble and may not look like much, but the authentic meals it serves up are deliciously fresh.
4. La Campagna - 27337 Detroit Road, Cleveland
Italian tradition is all about family, laughter, and food, and each of those is celebrated at this charming Westlake eatery. La Campagna specializes in delicacies from the Puglia region of Italy, which is located in the "high heel" of the country's boot-like shape.
5. Gigi's on Fairmount - 3477 Fairmount Boulevard, Cleveland Heights
At this incredible Cleveland Heights bistro, ambiance and flavor work together to provide to you with an unforgettable experience. Italian-inspired dishes with a unique twist pair perfectly with their cocktails, setting a dreamy scene that is perfect for a romantic night out.
6. Le Petit Triangle Cafe - 1881 Fulton Road, Cleveland
This Ohio City cafe will convince you that you're in Paris. Whether you're hankering for a French-inspired meal or some irresistible Parisian pastries, this intimate cafe is a dream come true.
7. Muldoon's Saloon & Eatery - 1020 E 185th Street, Cleveland
This Irish-inspired pub in Collinwood is a local favorite, as evidenced by the weekend crowd it consistently attracts. Locals love this pub's comfort food, and visitors always enjoy snacking on free popcorn while they wait to be served.
8. Slyman's Deli - 3106 Saint Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland
You may have heard that Slyman's is the best deli in Cleveland. You've heard right! Get ready for the best corned beef sandwiches in The Land, because they are just a short drive away. This local favorite has boasted some famous visitors, including President George W. Bush, Rachel Ray, and the Barenaked Ladies.
9. Fat Cats - 2061 W 10th Street, Cleveland
The funky, chic environment and colorful cuisine are the defining characteristics of this epic bistro. Its menu is best described as eccentric, and locals have been raving about its selection since it opened in 1997.
Greater Cleveland is full of surprises, and some of the tastiest ones can be found on the menus of these incredible local restaurants. What are the best restaurants in your neighborhood? Tell us in the comments, and let us know which dish to try!
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