Cleveland February 21, 2018
The 9 Wackiest Restaurants In Cleveland Where Dining Is A Blast
When the weather is as unpredictable as it is here in Northeast Ohio, sometimes a little escape from reality is the best medicine. There’s nothing like kicking back in a surreal environment and enjoying a delicious meal. Greater Cleveland is overflowing with splendid spaces that serve up meals to die for, so you don’t have to travel far if you’re seeking a wacky environment and food that’s out of this world.
1. Happy Dog, 5801 Detroit Road, Cleveland
Happy Dog is a destination that's sure to delight the whole family. Why, you ask? It's because their main entrees can be customized, and you can pile your hot dog (or vegan sausage) high with incredible toppings. Get zany with Froot Loops or mac and cheese, or create a culinary delicacy with the addition of an egg and a bit of interstellar neon relish. The environment is fun and welcoming, and their friendly staff will make you feel right at home.
2. Wild Eagle Saloon, 921 Huron Road East, Cleveland
Welcome to the Wild Eagle Saloon! This zany pub is filled with fun, which you'll discover after you play a round of arcade games and visit the self-serve beer station. Their menu is overflowing with Midwestern comforts, so get ready to indulge.
3. Tabletop Board Game Cafe, 1810 W 25th Street Cleveland
Need to escape from the house and change up the scenery? This epic cafe serves up snacks and beverages that'll fuel you up while you play a board game or two. Bring a group, because this destination may just become your new favorite hangout.
4. Porco Lounge & Tiki Room, 2527 W 25th Street, Cleveland
It may look and smell like you've escaped to a Polynesian paradise, but you're still home in Cleveland. This hidden oasis serves up chic cocktails in an exotic environment that will take you a thousand miles away from Lake Erie lake effect.
5. LBM, 12301 Madison Avenue, Lakewood
This enchanting pub is hidden in Lakewood's Birdtown, but it is so worth seeking out. You'll find yourself in a modern Viking mead hall, and the delicacies on their menu use simple ingredients to create rich flavors that all palates can appreciate. Try a creative cocktail, or simply sip on a mead while you dine.
6. TownHall, 1909 W 25th Street, Cleveland
Local ingredients shine at this zany destination. Their menu is overflowing with healthy options, using the freshest ingredients to create innovative and vegan dishes. Swing by in the warmer months and take advantage of the patio space, because this charming neighborhood is so stunning that you won't be able to get enough of it.
7. Pickwick & Frolic Restaurant, 2035 East 4th Street, Cleveland
Dinner theater, anyone? This epic space on East 4th hosts some of the most incredible comedy shows, which pair perfectly with steak or pasta. You'll never forget an evening spent at Pickwick & Frolic!
8. Grumpy's Cafe, 2621 West 14th Street, Cleveland
A menu of classic comfort foods and unforgettable brunch options always has customers of Grumpy's leaving with a smile. Their chic space is overflowing with art, much of which you can actually purchase and take home with you. This hospitable eatery is so perfectly Cleveland that you'll find yourself returning again and again.
9. Melt Bar and Grilled, 6700 Rockside Road, Independence
Melt is epic at any location. Period. An unforgettable atmosphere accented with local memorabilia is made all the more enchanting by the presence of over-the-top grilled cheese sandwiches. Each meal is impressive in size, so expect to take some leftovers home with you.
Is your mouth watering? These incredible local eateries tempt the taste buds and entertain endlessly, so every visit is a memorable one. What is your favorite zany restaurant?
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