Winter Restaurants & Wineries

November 28, 2013
Winter Restaurants & Wineries

As the temperatures begin to drop, there’s no better time to snuggle close to a warm fire, pour a glass of wine or fill up on your favorite comfort foods with family and friends. Cleveland serves up a hearty helping of delicious dining establishments sure to warm your spirit.

Press Wine Bar and Restaurant

Experience wine the way it was meant to be tasted. Press Wine Bar and Restaurant, located in Tremont, is the first restaurant in Cleveland to serve wine on tap. Press also offers delicious dinner and weekend brunch dining options prepared by executive chef Rachel Speith’s where fresh, seasonal vegetables are the foundation. MORE ›

Society Lounge

Return to the glamorous days of socializing at Society Lounge when an evening of drinks was a major event. Enjoy the fine touches of speakeasy décor and an extensive cocktail selection focused on little details and precision. From the Moscow mules served in copper cups to the ice cubes in the old fashions would make Don Draper jealous, Society Lounge treats patrons to a glamorous night on the town. MORE ›

Willeyville Handcrafted Consumables

Taking its moniker from Cleveland's first mayor John Willey, Willeyville Handcrafted Consumables, in the Flats pays tribute to the homemade, seasonal recipes that are an American staple. The ever-changing lunch and dinner menus reflect the old and new of Cleveland in a relaxed atmosphere. MORE ›

Lago Restaurant and Wine Bar

While Lago Restaurant and Wine Bar isn't exactly new to Cleveland (it was once a Tremont hotspot), Fabio Salerno's relocated restaurant has brought a new Italian-style feel to the East Bank of the Flats. MORE ›

Humble Wine Bar

Located just down the street from its older sibling restaurant, the ever-popular gastropub Deagan’s, Humble Wine Bar is Lakewood’s first official wine bar. Featuring a small appetizer and pizza menu along with dozens of bottle options, the laid-back Humble Wine Bar offers a relaxed atmosphere. MORE ›

Cibreo Italian Kitchen

The Cibreo Italian Kitchen is the newest star in the PlayhouseSquare Theater District’s exciting culinary scene. The latest of restaurateur Scott Kuhn’s two new eateries features true Tuscan fare and authentic Italian ambiance. MORE ›


Scott Bromberg, operator of the Melting Pot restaurants in Lyndhurst and Rocky River, brought a modern and trendy American Brasserie to the heart of PlayhouseSquare.  The perfect place for a bite before catching a show, District’s menu features contemporary American dishes with Mediterranean and European influences. MORE ›

Toast Wine Bar

The menu at Toast Wine Bar is designed around regular deliveries from local farms such as spring pickles, chicken crepinette with cauliflower puree, and sweet corn gnocchi. The seasonal theme at this Detroit Shoreway restaurant extends to the drink selections with daily features such as Tom Collins with fresh blueberries as well as an impressive, affordable 50 plus-bottle wine list. MORE ›

For more on celebrating the holidays in Cleveland like festive events, winter restaurants and outdoor adventures click here.   

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