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The Endless Joys of All-You-Can-Eat Hot Pot and Sushi at Kintaro

The Endless Joys of All-You-Can-Eat Hot Pot and Sushi at Kintaro

"Do you want ice cream?" our server asked. The thought of ingesting one more item of food or drink — even a scoop of free ice cream — not only was absurd, it was physically distressing.

Dining Lead


Rood Food and Pie to Open this Summer in West Madison

Brian Ruthsatz is a Cleveland native who’s been itching to get back into the restaurant game since his days as an operator in Chicago. He’ll...

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Opening Soon: the New and Improved Vault at The 9

“At the old Vault there was bottle service, pedestrian club cocktails, shooters and fireballs,” says Kenny Didier, GM at The 9. “None of that is...

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New Belgium's Tour de Fat Festival Coming to Cleveland

An employee-owned brewery that’s also a Platinum-level Bicycle Friendly Business as designated by the League of American Bicyclists, New Belgium Brewing makes some damn good...

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All Systems Go for Canton-Based Fat Head’s Brewpub

Last fall, Matt Cole floated the idea of a Canton-based brewpub, but said that the project was contingent on a few local ballot measures. Now...

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Opening Day Announced for Angeline, Michael Symon's Restaurant at Borgata Hotel

This morning, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa revealed the opening day for Michael Symon’s new Italian-themed eatery, Angeline. The restaurant, located in Atlantic City, will...

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DQ Is Handing Out Free Ice Cream Today Because It's Finally Spring

Dairy Queen is here to make your spring equinox a sweet one. All day today, the first official day of spring, the ice cream spot...

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Community Potluck Planned for this Saturday, March 25th at Cleveland Hostel

This Saturday, March 25th, you’re invited to attend a community potluck at the Cleveland Hostel that celebrates Cleveland’s multi-cultural neighbors. The free and open event...

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Fresh and Meaty Burgers Tastefully Fill Void Between Fast Food and Sit-Down

God bless Fresh and Meaty Burgers (13187 Cedar Rd., 216371-4400). Most of us love a good quality hamburger, but the only options tend to be...

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Our Favorite Dumb Bad Yelp Reviews of Cleveland Restaurants

I’ve always been a casual reader of Yelp!, but I became a true fan in the fall of 2014. That’s when I spotted James...

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Worker-Owned Green City Growers is On the Path to Profits While Giving Refugees and Ex-Cons Gainful Employment

It's a brisk late-winter morning in Cleveland, but inside the greenhouses of Green City Growers it feels more like Tampa. The temps are hovering around...

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Little Lakewood Pasta Co. is Small But Mighty

It's amazing how much pleasure a small serving of lemon ricotta ravioli can bring. That's the power of well-textured, al dente dough surrounding a sweet,...

Food Features

Banter Is Hosting Its Second Annual Steve's Lunch Celebration and Pop-Up This Week

Two years ago Cleveland lost a legend and an institution when a grease fire took down Steve's Lunch. It is missed every single day. Last...

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Tremont Bars and Restaurants Announce Details for Dyngus Day 2017

For the past several years, Easter Monday in Cleveland has come to mean Dyngus Day, a Polish celebration also known as lany poniedziałek. Slated to...

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The Swinging Door Rises Again: New Location Open Now

Six months ago, the wayward denizens of Center Ridge Road in Rocky River and Fairview Park wondered aloud: "Where do we all go now?" Those...

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Saucisson Announces Opening Day for Slavic Village Butcher Shop

“We’re opening a butcher shop!” Melissa Khoury and Penny Barend shout in unison. “We just passed our last inspection today.” The long wait is almost...

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Masthead Delivers Pizza and Beer, and There's Just No Better Combination

If it's true (please let it be true) that man can survive on a diet of just pizza and beer, then Masthead Brewing Co. has...

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Appearance on ABC's 'Shark Tank' Yields National Attention for Akron-Made Peaceful Fruits

Peaceful Fruits (330-356-8515, founder Evan Delahanty conceptualized his healthy snack line in order to make a positive, sustainable impact by selling fruit leather created...

Food Features

Bar Symon Coming to Cleveland Hopkins Airport

Bar Symon closed in Avon Lake seven years ago, but it will reopen this spring at Cleveland Hopkins Airport. It is going into the former...

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Gray House Pies to Open Bakery Café on Larchmere

Joe Schlott launched Gray House Pies as a second career by peddling pies from his front porch to hungry parishioners as they left a nearby...

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Wok n Roll to Take Over Food Ops at Side Quest

Since the Side Quest opened in Lakewood two and a half years ago, it has absolutely crushed it when it comes to providing a...

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Chow Chow to Close Shop in Lakewood to Merge with Parkview Nite Club

It’s been a year and a half since Joseph Zegarac opened the popular Southern-styled shop Chow Chow Kitchen in Lakewood, and almost since the...

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