American in Cleveland


Famous for his tattoos, Food Network TV appearances and multiple national awards, local boy Michael Symon put Cleveland on the foodie map with Lola. While the menu changes based on what's seasonal, expect dishes suc…
Cafe in Cleveland


It's hard not to fall for ReBol: it's right on Public Sq in the heart of the action, and its interior features fun murals of Abe Lincoln, Albert Einstein and other 'rebels'. (Understand the eatery's name now?) The o…
Mexican in Cleveland


The Tremont outpost of this small chain is always abuzz with young locals smitten with the build-your-own tacos concept. Fillings include everything from Thai chili tofu to housemade chorizo. Pear, jalapeño and othe…
Ice Cream in Cleveland

Mitchell's Ice Cream

Mitchell's revamped an old movie theater into an ice-cream-making facility. Watch through big glass windows as staff blend the rich flavors. The goods are super creamy, and the vegan options are brilliant. Staff are…
Bakery in Cleveland

Presti's Bakery

Try big, sunny Presti's for its popular sandwiches and divine pastries. It's a neighborhood favorite where older Italians meet and gab.
Vietnamese in Cleveland

Superior Pho

The name doesn't lie – it's the best pho in town, where Cleveland foodies go to get their fix. It's nothing fancy, just a couple of plain rooms filled with tables of happy slurpers. Bubble tea, banh mi sandwiches an…
International in Cleveland


Tofu, seitan and other old-school veggie dishes emerge from the kitchen, though carnivores have multiple options, too.
Noodles in Cleveland


Hep-cat noodles fill bowls at this Japanese American mash-up. Slurp veggie-curry udon, spicy octopus udon, crispy bacon ramen and fried chicken ramen dishes. Lots of sake and craft beer help wash it down.