WHILE IN CLEVELAND

Cleveland is rich in arts, culture, sports, entertainment and dining. While you are visiting us, plan on venturing out into the community and visit one or more of the many attractions, events, and places of interest… (Our staff will help you get there.)

Museums/Entertainment

Great LakesScienceCenter

601 Erieside Ave.

Cleveland,OH44114

216-694-2000

 

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

1100 Rock and Roll Boulevard
Cleveland,Ohio44114

216.781.7625

 

ClevelandMetroparks Zoo – Features a rain forest, pachyderm  and other special exhibits.

3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 661-6500

 

ClevelandMuseumof Natural History

1 Wade Oval Dr
Cleveland, OH 44106
(800) 317-9155

 

Botanical Gardens

11030 East Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44106
(216) 721-1600

 

ClevelandMuseumof Art – One of the fines art museums in the U.S.

11150 East Boulevard
Cleveland,Ohio44106

 

Playhouse Square

2nd Largest Performing Arts Center in the U.S. features Broadway musicals, serious drama,  concerts, children’s theatre, experimental theatre and etc.

www.playhousesquare.org

 

ClevelandOrchestra – What else needs to be said.

www.clevelandorchestra.com

Special Interests:

West SideMarket

Over 100 ethnically diverse vendors

Fresh produce, meat, seafood, ready-to-eat foods, best gyros in the city (Steve’s Gyros)

On the corner of West 25th andLorain inOhioCity

 

Whole Foods Market

Cedar Ave.

University Heights,OH

 

 Beaches/Parks

 

EdgewaterPark – beach/picnic area

 

Huntington Beach – beach/picnic area

 

MentorHeadlands – beach/picnic area

 

FairportHarbor – beach

 

LakewoodPark

 

ShakerLakes

 

Wendy Park/Whiskey Islandmarina/restaurant/park

 

ClevelandMetroparks – referred to as “The Emerald Necklace” this extensive park system surrounds the entire Cleveland metro area.

Hiking, biking, fishing, golfing, swimming

www.clemetparks.com

 

 Professional Sports

Cleveland Browns – NFL Football

Cleveland Cavaliers – NBA Basketball

Cleveland Indians – MBL Baseball

Lake Erie Monsters – AHL  Hockey

Cleveland Gladiators – Arena Football

 

 Restaurants 

 

Ohio City

Bier Markt/Bar Cento (imported beers, gourmet pizzas)

Great Lakes Brewery (local brewery, great food)

Flying Fig

West Side Market Café (great breakfast, lunch)

Nate’s Deli (Middle Eastern, best hummus)

Johnny Mango’s (Latin American food, juice bar)

Momocho (featured on TV, Mod Mexican)

Heck’s Café (great burgers)

Tremont

Southside (inexpensive and good)

Ty Fun (best Thai)

Parallax (

Lago (upscale Italian)

Tap House

Edison’s (good pizza)

Bac (Thai)

Lincoln ParkPub

Lolita

Civilization (coffee shop)

Banyan Tree (eclectic boutique)

 

Lakewood

Players onMadison(gourmet pizzas, other good food)

Buckeye Beer Engine (good beers and burgers)

Diner on Clifton(good breakfast place)

Angelo’s Pizza

Pier W (seafood, beautiful views)

Brother’s Lounge (upscale pubfare, live music)

Three Birds (upscale, modern American)

Two Dad’s Diner

 

 

 

Detroit-Shoreway

Luxe (eclectic, urban, modern)

Happy Dog (hot dogs)

Parkview (great brunch, live music)

Cropicana atWhiskeyIsland(outside at the marina, casual)

Stone Mad

Via Zapata ( Authentic Mexican)

Coventry

High Thai’d (Thai)

Pacific East (Japanese, sushi)

Winking Lizard (local pub fare, many beers)

Bodega (martini bar with tapas)

Tommy’s (vegetarian, good milkshakes)

La Cav du Vin (wine bar)

 

Cedar-Lee

Lemongrass (Thai)

AnatoliaCafé (Turkish)

Brennan’s Colony (pubfare with patio)

Clyde’s Bistro (contemporary comfort food with patio)

Melt Bar and Grilled (famous, gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches)

Lopez (upscale Latin fusion, patio)

The Tavern Company (pubfare with patio)

Cedar-Lee Movie Theater (independent films)

Revive (fair trade store)

 

University Circle

L’albatros (French)

Sergios (Italian)

All the museums are here

Case Western Campus

 

Little Italy

Mia Bella

Mama Santa’s

Michaelangelo’s

Corbo’s (bakery, famous for their cassata cakes)

Presti’s (bakery, good donuts)

 

 

 

Beachwood

Red (steakhouse)

Benihana (hibachi, Japanese)

Moxie (steaks 7 seafood)

Giovanni’s (Italian)

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood

Maggiano’s Little Italy

Beachwood Place(mall)

Sushi Rock

Melange (contemporary American)

Mitchell’s Ice Cream (local ice cream)

 

Legacy Village (Cedar Rd in Beachwood)

Stir Crazy (make your own stir fry)

Bar Louie

Claddagh’s Irish Pub

The Melting Pot (upscale, fondue)

The Cheesecake Factory

Nordstrom Rack (Nordstrom Outlet)

 

Larchmere

Menu6 (contemporary American)

Academy Tavern (pubfare, good fish frys)

Larchmere Tavern

Felice (Spanish)

Big Al’s (featured on TV, greasy spoon place)

 

Eton (Chagrin Blvd)

Fleming’s (Steaks)

Mitchell’s Fish Market (seafood)

Paladar (Central & South American)

Taza (Middle Eastern)

Bravo (Italian)

Pacific East (Japanese)

B-Spot (Michael Symon’s burger place)

PF Chang’s (Asian fusion)

 

 

 

 

 

Shaker Square

Fire (wood-fired ovens)

Sergio Sarava (Brazilian)

Grotto Wine Bar

Zanzibar(Soul Food)

Balaton (Hungarian)

SASA (Japanese)

Yours Truly (casual, good breakfast)

Captain Tony’s (pizza)

Jackie Chan’s  (chinese takeout)

Shaker Square Cinema (movie theater)

Ask Pat Tecco for more information

 

Downtown
Lola (Michael Symon restaurant, E. 4th)

Greenhouse Tavern, E. 4th)

Zocalo (Mexican, E.4th

Brasa (Brazilian, lots of meat, W. 6th)

Blue Pointe Grille (seafood)

Johnny’s (steaks)

Sans Souci (French)

Morton’s Steakhouse

Pickwick & Frolic (Hilarities is here also.)

Zinc Bistro (American contemporary)

House of Blues (Cajun, Southern)

The Chocolate Bar (chocolate peanut butter cup martinis, enough said)

Chinato (upscale Italian, E. 4th)

XO (steaks & chops, W. 6th)

Cowell & Hubbard ( E. 13 and Euclid)

Star ( Theatre District)

 

Chagrin Falls

Jekyll and Hyde’s (Hyde Parkrestaurant, upscale, great views)

Yours Truly

Jeni’s Ice Cream (unique flavors, savory ice creams)

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