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In Cleveland, we’ve got world-class experiences without the world-class ego. And for that, you’re welcome.
Here in Cleveland, we’ve got beef cheek in our pierogi, truffles on our hot dogs and beer in our donuts. Balance.
Whether you’re into the thread count of your linens or just a place to crash for the night, we’ve got a hotel room with your name all over it.
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It’s time to get out. Safely. Part of staying healthy is practicing self-care. For some, that means going out on occasion, whether you’re grabbing a meal at your favorite spot or just taking some time to socialize with loved ones.
For the love of Cleveland, local businesses are taking necessary measures — and beyond — so that our hospitality, entertainment and tourism industries can once again flourish. When you see Destination Cleveland’s CLEAN Committed seal, it means participating establishments meet standardized cleanliness practices to minimize the spread of COVID-19.
So, grab your finest mask, make your reservations and download those carryout apps. When you roam The Land, you can roam with confidence.
Before heading out, ALWAYS be sure to check each location’s website or call ahead for individual business operating hours and safety procedures.
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Yes, it’s early, but at least the food is good at Grumpy’s Cafe. Get a taste of Cleveland-style, feel-good food made with locally sourced ingredients, like the West 14th Special featuring house-made corned beef hash. Order carryout or dine on their patio.
Instead of hitting the gym, take a brisk walk through ten lush acres at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens. With indoor and outdoor facilities, nature blooms year-round. Step into the Glasshouse where specimens from the deserts of Madagascar and rainforests of Costa Rica thrive.
Head to the new GlenVillage district in Cleveland’s Glenville neighborhood for a little boutique shopping, then grab a bite at Black Box Fix, where they’re serving up gourmet sandwiches and street food safely and with style. See for yourself how aptly named their Famous OMG Philly really is.
Stay curious in Cleveland. Pop on over to the Great Lakes Science Center and get interactive with over 300 exhibits. Buy advance, timed tickets and get your science on confidently, thanks to the HVAC’s high efficiency air filters.
The German microbrewery Hofbrauhaus Cleveland is open for dine-in reservations. Check out their Oktoberfest-inspired cuisine and beer. HB is taking cleanliness seriously and even made a new position, a Sanitation Officer, to monitor the restaurant and staff.
Want a self-contained, immersive adventure for you and your friends? Try Escape in 60, where you puzzle-out clues to escape one of five rooms before the timer runs out. Advance booking ensures a clean experience.
Take your victory (or loss) to Arsenal Cider House and Wine Cellar. The US Civil War-themed winery boasts small batch meads, wines and hard ciders. Take home some of their seasonal best.
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Hit up a Cleveland institution for breakfast at Yours Truly. With nine locations, online ordering and curbside pickup, this restaurant chain just might be the best place to get a hot, hearty morning meal and get on the road at the same time.
Book an appointment at a Himalyan Salt Cave in Mentor, where you can soak your feet in ionic salt baths while relaxing to soothing music. Your blood pressure will thank you.
Take in an unparalleled view of the river and stuff your face with seafood — in a classy way — at Alley Cat Oyster Bar. With two stories and seasonal outdoor seating, the restaurant provides ample area for socially-distanced dining no matter the weather.
Walk off lunch at 78th Street Studios, a maze of galleries and eclectic art shops. The industrial building is also home to the largest art walk in the region, which has resumed on an RSVP-only basis.
Down in St. Clair-Superior’s AsiaTown district, Asia Plaza is CLEAN Committed and features two “superior” options to dine-in or carry-out. Can’t decide between Chinese and Japanese cuisine? Try Szechuan Café and maybe grab a little of both. If you’re looking for more traditional Chinese recipes or Dim Sum, head over to Li Wah for some of the best around. If you’ve got any more room, hit up Ball Ball Waffle and nom one of their crispy, chewy confections “Honk Kong style” with peanut butter and condensed milk on top.
At Tabletop Board Game Cafe, wind down the evening and hit up that nostalgia with over 1,000 board games available to play. Learn a new game from the staff and take those skills (and some late-night snacks) back home. Ask about their new “Bubble Parties,” allowing a private table for small groups in their adjoining dining space.
Riding high on your big Guess Who win (thanks, Bernard) and not ready to call it a night? Slip into Saucy Brew Works for one of more than a dozen beers on their Saucy Draft List. Sip safely and with confidence, as partitions are available whether you’re sitting at the bar or at a table. Sure, that frosty brew is going to hit the spot, but so is that late night slice of New Haven-style pizza fired in their stone oven.
50+ art studios and galleries host exhibits during THIRD FRIDAYS from 5-8 pm for the 'Best Arts Event' in Cleveland. Currently, a ticketed event so that we are able to manage capacity.
A waterfront restaurant in the Flats East Bank entertainment district features open spaces and expansive views of the Cuyahoga River and seasonal open air dining. A two story restaurant available for...
The heart of Cleveland's Chinatown. The complex consists of 20 tenants providing a variety of retail, dining, and services and host to many events. Abundant parking.
Cleveland Botanical Garden, located in Cleveland’s University Circle cultural district, is an ever-changing 10-acre urban oasis where visitors find enrichment and inspiration through fabulous gardens,...
A long standing family owned restaurant serving fresh Cleveland Feel-Good Food to locals & travelers alike. Located in the heart of Tremont, 2 minutes from major highways. A perfect place for a quick...
A 24,000-square-foot German microbrewery and restaurant located in the heart of Cleveland. Complete with live music daily, onsite brewed Hofbräuhaus bier, German delicacies found at any Oktoberfest,...
Featuring 1,000 board games, local food and craft brews. Tabletop is for couples, large or small groups, families & friends. Game night is always here.
Invent, design, tinker and create! Great Lakes Science Center, home of the NASA Glenn Visitor Center, makes science come alive through hundreds of hands-on exhibits, special temporary exhibitions, the...
Beers crafted with the highest quality brewing system for optimal flavor. A fresh twist on traditional New Haven style pizza makes for a truly saucy experience.
A Cleveland tradition since 1981, an ideal choice for a great breakfast, a business or catered lunch meeting or to bring the family for dinner. Nine locations throughout NE Ohio.
Hong Kong’s street food scene has made its way to Asia Plaza with the opening of Ball Ball Waffle—hot off a successful stint at last year’s Cleveland Asian Festival. Delightfully chewy and novel to...
Opened in 1991 by Donna Hom, Li Wah is a Cleveland classic. Open 365 days a year, it's a favorite of the local Asian community, downtown workers and visiting suburbanites. Li Wah strives to be the...
Gather here for a fun, challenging, puzzle solving good time! Specializing in team building. Discount pricing available for large groups.
We are a family owned US Civil War themed winery specializing in small batch, hand crafted hard apple cider, cider-style fruit/grape wines and mead (honey wine!). We offer a selection of Cleveland /...
Mentor Salt Cave is a Himalayan Salt Cave and retail store specializing in offering 45-minute salt cave sessions, 30-minute ionic salt foot baths, and a retail store with Himalayan salt products, such...
We serve Chinese and Japanese cuisine here at Szechuan Cafe including Szechuan Style Noodle Soup, Salt & Pepper Jumbo Shrimp, Sushi, and more! We're near Cleveland State University and Sterling Park....
A unique eatery with passion inspired cuisine by celebrity & local Chef Eric Rogers and team.