Cleveland February 05, 2018
9 Unassuming Restaurants To Add To Your Cleveland Dining Bucket List
Cleveland is overflowing with delightful restaurants that hide scrumptious delicacies, but with so many choices it can feel overwhelming trying to pick the destination for your night out. They say not to judge a book by its cover, and that saying certainly rings true at these tiny Cleveland eateries.
1. Nate's Deli & Restaurant - 1923 West 25th Street, Cleveland
Welcome to your new go-to hangout spot for Mediterranean comfort food. This petite deli is overflowing with charm, and its interesting and colorful dishes will keep you coming back for more.
2. Hotspot Cafe - 1332 Carnegie Avenue, Cleveland
Pictured here is the ABC Burrito (celebrating its Apple, Bacon, Cheddar ingredients), and it's just one of the many appetizing dishes awaiting your taste buds at Hotspot. This chic cafe serves up incredible American cuisine with a modern twist, and you won't be able to get enough of its ambiance.
3. Pho and Rice - 1780 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights
This little restaurant may not look like much, but its flavors will blow you away. Vietnamese delicacies will delight your senses, and you can enjoy them at a price that won't break the bank. Obviously, you
must try the pho during your visit!
4. Southside Diner - 10705 W Pleasant Valley Road, Cleveland
This Parma diner is quaint and laid-back, but its fresh dishes are energetic and colorful. You'll love chowing down on the classic American fare here, especially if you're stopping by for breakfast.
5. Gabe's Family Restaurant - 2044 Broadview Road, Cleveland
This charming neighborhood diner is a bit rustic and super welcoming, and it's certainly an ideal destination for a family meal. While locals rave about their breakfast, they also serve up stellar lunch specials. This budget-friendly eatery should definitely make an appearance on your 2018 bucket list.
6. George's Kitchen - 13101 Triskett Road, Cleveland
George's has long been a favorite when it comes to home-style cuisine. This neighborhood kitchen is known for its brunch menu and impressive portions, and the affordable prices just make it that much more enjoyable.
7. Li Wah Restaurant - 2999 Payne Avenue, Cleveland
Li Wah is a lovely embodiment of the best that AsiaTown offers—fresh ingredients, sensational sauces, and super sweet desserts. You'll feel right at home in their clean and inviting milieu.
8. The Inn on Coventry - 2785 Euclid Heights Boulevard, Cleveland
When it comes to comfort food, nobody does it quite like this local eatery. Breakfast foods like omelets, pancakes, and French toast are absolutely phenomenal, and the atmosphere is warm and inviting. In just one bite, you'll see (and taste) why this neighborhood diner is such a hit.
9. Phnom Penh - 1929 West 25th Street, Cleveland
This Cambodian restaurant has a bright red storefront that's as eye catching as its dishes. Spicy specials perfectly complement a simple setting, and your mouth will be watering before you even set foot in the restaurant. Once you catch a whiff of the kitchen's aromas, you'll know exactly what I mean.
There is much to love in The Land, but some of its greatest treasures lay hidden in plain sight. Which of these local eateries is your favorite? What would you add to our list? Tell us in the comments!
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