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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Baseball Field
“HUGE playground stone's throw away from lake-front. Good spot to visit Lake Erie.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Really great specialty grilled cheese sandwiches, and a killer beer selection. One of the best places to eat in Cleveland.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This is a wonderful special occasion place w/legendary Sunday Brunch (need reservations) and really good happy hour specials on drinks and appetizers. Happy Hour is a great way to affordably enjoy their offerings. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“pizza go-to in lakewood - wins "The Best of Cleveland" awards all the time!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
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“Really good, all-vegetarian, locally-sourced food and pretty lattes! A great third place to work for the day and immerse yourself in the artistic side of Lakewood.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This place has it all - amazing tacos, late night food, brunch and MARGS! :) ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
“Fun bar-cade where you can have a beer and play some of your favorite video games from when you were a kid!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Tuesday night is burger night here. Get a delicious burger and beer for a great price. Great place for craft beers as well as any essential groceries you need. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“This complex features a vintage bowling alley, indie concert club, sometimes themed dance parties, and a fun bar with colorful murals. Early evening is more family friendly and later night caters to a young adult crowd. It is a fixture of nightlife on Lakewood's Madison Avenue pub crawl mile. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
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“If you're in to Latin food, this place has some of the best Arepas and Cubano food in the city. And it has a great back patio to lounge during the summer.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
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“If you're around on a Sunday, Deagan's has a great Bloody Mary bar for brunch”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you like Tequila, you will love this place. Wonderful Modmex food. If you sit at the bar, you can sometimes get special deals. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“A must visit location for all you wine lovers out there. A very quaint little wine bar nestled in the heart of old rocky river. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Jazz club. Great food and drinks- same kitchen at the Georgetown. Happy hour goes late on most days. Sometimes there is a cover. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“An amazing wine list, as well as some of the best pizzas in the area. Go for happy hour if you can!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Specializes in local ingredients. Tremendous food. I recommend the open-faced BBQ pulled pork on Jalapeno cornbread. ”
  • 7 locals recommend