8500 Euclid Avenue Cleveland Play House Cleveland, OH 44106 +1 216 795 7000
The Drury Theatre, which is part of the prestigious Cleveland Play House, is one of the most distinguished theater venues in the city of Cleveland. The theater can house up to five hundred spectators, thus, making it one of the biggest theaters in the city. There are all kinds of theatrical productions that take place here which can range from experimental to classical and more. It is really an out of the world experience to watch a performance take place here.
2045 East 21st Street Cleveland, OH 44115 +1 216 776 9999
Peabody's Concert Club, is the place which has a string of music for one and all. Alternative Rock, Reggae, Punk and the list of the music played here is endless. The place is always crowded and filled with music lovers. The Ocean, Bobaflex and a variety of talented and renowned bands perform here. Go ahead and book the tickets to avoid last minute hassles and rush. It is also available for rentals.
East of Cleveland along the coast of Lake Erie, Mentor, Ohio is the home of the prestigious Molinari's restaurant. Molinari's began as a specialty food and wine shop with cooking classes before becoming a restaurant, and it still hosts cooking classes and sells a wide variety of wines by the bottle. The wide-ranging wine list is also, of course, available during meals, and Molinari's also employs a sommelier, or wine expert, and hosts wine tastings. The food on the menu is largely upscale European-American, with a strong dose of Italian. Specials include wild shrimp risotto with butternut squash, or calves liver, while vegetarians may enjoy eggplant rotello. - Marjorie Jensen
Grotto Shaker Square is located in the attractive Shaker Square and is considered to be one of the topmost wine bar destination in Northeast Ohio. It is open seven days a week and offers dainty Italian food in small portions such as duck confit sliders, Kobe beef carpaccio and bruschetta to complement with the wines. Grotto's center of attraction is the wine bar's 1,000-bottle wine cellar encased in stone and brick. The atmosphere is intimate and alluring with stone pillars, arches and beige venetian plastered walls. With that big a selection, choosing does become difficult, but the staff is ever helpful in selecting the right wine to match with a dish. Evviva!
The Cleveland Play House is America's premier established theater company. Founded in the year 1915, this company is dedicated to reviving theater in Cleveland by staging performances and educating people on the various aspects of theater. The Play House has also derived its fame from the fact that it has been responsible for spotting some rare budding talent and giving them a pathway for progress. The company also strives hard to improve the theatrical infrastructure in different playhouses and create an environment that nurtures the creativity of artists. If you are interested in theater, attending a performance by this company, might bring new revelations.
836 West Saint Clair Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 +1 216 241 8463
The D'Vine Wine Bar has a simple name, but offers much more than just a wine selection. In addition to its massive, 200-plus selection of wines, it also offers a full bar with beers and specialty martinis, such as the D'Vine In The City, with raspberry and champagne. D'Vine also has a menu of what they describe as tapas, but could also function as full meals. They are famous for their Baked Brie and fruit plate. They also have a selection of oven-baked pizzas, such as the Pesto Pizza with artichoke hearts, red peppers, and mozzarella, or a Pizza Margarita. Entrée-style options include Lobster Mac & Cheese, or Halibut with cous cous in a white wine sauce. - Marjorie Jensen
1265 West 6th Street Cleveland, OH 44113 +1 216 643 1700
Barley is one of the grains most commonly used to malt both beer and whiskey, so it's a fine source for a bar's name. The Barley House pub in downtown Cleveland offers a variety of draft beers and ciders, as well as bar whiskeys (and other alcohol) in addition to a robust menu. Some Irish pub staples are available, such as Fish & Chips or Shepherd's Pie with sirloin steak and vegetables. But there are also some surprises, such as a Panini Melt or Tropical Chicken Salad. Vegetarians are have a few options, such as the Barley House Salad, Irish Pita Nachos, or Gourmet Mac & Cheese. - Marjorie Jensen
1352 West 6th Street Cleveland, OH 44113 +1 216 241 1300
Metro Bar and Kitchen features upscale American food in with both indoor and outdoor dining. The outdoor patio sits right on the sidewalk in the bustling Warehouse District, while the inside is warm and inviting, with colorful modern art adorning the walls. The menu features a variety of salads, pizzas, pastas and entrées. Metro Bar and Kitchen offers a fish-of-the-day special, in addition to other seafood. Carnivores can partake in burgers as well as traditional steak and prime rib options. The restaurant also has a full bar, with heavily advertised martini specials during happy hour. - Marjorie Jensen
1213 West 6th Street Cleveland, OH 44113 +1 216 363 1130
In his celebrated career, Bob Golic has played professional football, been a sports announcer, and most importantly, played a Residential Advisor in the classic Saved By The Bell: The College Years. That experience may or may not have been relevant in one of his more recent ventures, the opening of Bob Golic's Sports Bar and Grille in downtown Cleveland. The former Brown decorated his restaurant with Cleveland sports memorabilia and televisions to watch the games, as well as a menu filled with affordable burgers, sandwiches, pizzas and salads. Specialty pizzas feature Veggie and Meat Lovers options, as well as BBQ Chicken and Hawaiian. Golic has a burger named after him, with caramelized onions on a Kaiser bun. Bob Golic's also has dozens of beers available on tap. - Marjorie Jensen
408 West Saint Clair Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113 +1 216 285 9490
Osteria di Valerio & Al is an oddly named, award-winning upscale Italian restaurant in the Grand Arcade in Cleveland's Warehouse District. This tiny restaurant and bar offers a menu featuring northern Italian food and wines. Available fresh pasta dishes include Spinach Ravioli in Tomato Basil Sauce with peas and ricotta, or Penne alla Puttanesca with anchovies and spicy tomato sauce. Other entrees, aimed at carnivores, include Veal with mushrooms and truffle oil or a Filet Mignon with Gorgonzola sauce and mushrooms. Featured salads include a Belgian Endive with Gorgonzola and berries salad, and soups include Fresh Shellfish Stew. Osteria di Valerio & Al includes a full bar and has live Frank Sinatra covers on weekends. - Marjorie Jensen
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