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Cloak & Dagger is Making Magic in Tremont

Cloak & Dagger is Making Magic in Tremont

The greatest sleight of hand that Cloak & Dagger manages to pull off is making guests forget about all the restaurants that previously called this address home. For years and years, a visit to this prominent Tremont property would invariably be overshadowed by a running inventory of the many short-lived concepts that have occupied it.

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Antica Brings Contemporary Italian Food to the MarketPlace at Avon

Cafe Piccolo, a popular Italian restaurant in Avon, closed its doors after three years at the start of the pandemic. Another business, Flair 22,...

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Coming Soon to the East Bank of the Flats, Smokey's BBQ and Saloon From James Baker, Son of Al 'Bubba' Baker

This fall, Smokey’s BBQ and Saloon will be bringing Texas-style barbecue to the East Bank of the Flats. The restaurant will occupy the second...

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Congolese Pop-Up Coming to Mason's Creamery on Wednesday, July 28

If you’re curious about Congolese cooking, set aside some time between 4 and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28. That’s when Esther Ngemba will...

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Spotted Owl's Will Hollingsworth Buys Prosperity Social Club in Tremont, Plans to Keep His 'Favorite Bar in Cleveland' the Same

As Prosperity Social Club owner Bonnie Flinner started planning her exit strategy from the Tremont bar and restaurant she'd owned for 16 years, she...

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Popular Columbus-Based Restaurant Northstar Café Coming to Van Aken District

Northstar Café opened in the Short North neighborhood of Columbus in 2004. Since then, Kevin and Darren Malhame have gone on to open four...

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Soho in Ohio City to Reopen for Dine-In Service Thursday July 22

It has been 16 months since the last customer dined inside SoHo Chicken + Whiskey (1899 W. 25th St., 216-298-9090) in Ohio City. The...

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On the Rise to Expand its Bakery, Hires Britt-Marie Horrocks as New Director of Pastry

Since opening On the Rise bakeshop, owners Adam and Jennifer Gidlow have been measured and deliberate with respect to expansion. Over the course of...

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Ben Bebenroth's Spice Hospitality Group to Open Boom's Pizza in the Coming Months

When Ben Bebenroth announced the closure of his farm-to-table bistro Spice Kitchen at the outset of the pandemic, the chef vowed going forward to...

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Twisted Taino to Open Restaurant in Parma, Close Location at Sauce the City Galley in Ohio City

For nearly a decade, Jose Melendez has been steadily marching toward his goal of opening a Latin-inspired restaurant. Finally, after a series of delays,...

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Joe’s Barbecue in Kent is Serving Some of the Best Smoked Meat in Ohio

A little before noon on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, a small gravel parking lot in rural Brimfield Township begins to fill up with cars....

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El Arepazo Latino Now Open in Former Burgers 2 Beer Space in Lakewood

Update: El Arepazo Latino, the new Lakewood venture from the owner of El Arepazo y Pupuseria in Fairview Park, is now open in the...

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Federal Judge Rules Against Barrio In Its Trade Infringement Lawsuit Against Condado Tacos, Calls Barrio's Concept Wholly Generic

Federal Judge Pamela Barker last week ruled against Barrio in the trade infringement lawsuit it filed in 2018 against Condado that alleged Condado stole...

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Zocalo on East Fourth Street to Cease Regular Operations on July 18

East Fourth Street has been on a bit of a roller coaster ride for the past year and a half. Following the huge losses...

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Popular Breakfast Pop-Up Roaming Biscuit Opens Cafe at Tyler Village

“Finally, we have a home,” says Shawnda Moye of the Roaming Biscuit. Since launching her popular breakfast biscuit business in 2019, Moye says that...

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Cilantro Taqueria Will Open its Fourth Location in North Olmsted

It has been only two and a half years since Cilantro Taqueria arrived on the scene, taking over a former Chipotle location on Coventry...

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Lakewood AF, New Poke and Ice Cream Shop, Opens Today

Update: Lakewood AF (15208 Madison Ave.), the new joint venture from Dang Good Foods and Fear's Confections that will be dishing up both poke...

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The Haunted House Restaurant in Former Melt Spot in Cleveland Heights Opens on July 20

Update: The wait is almost over for everyone curious about The Haunted House Restaurant, which will open its doors in the former Melt spot...

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1330 on the River, Compass Lounge to Open This Summer in Former East End Space in the Flats

Last year, chef Zaman Khan took over the former East End property in the Flats and reopened the restaurant in late 2020 as 1330...

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Il Rione to Reopen for Dine-In Service Tuesday, July 6 With Expanded Seating, New Patio Bar

Il Rione (1303 W. 65th St., 216-282-1451), the four-year-old Gordon Square pizzeria, has been closed for dine-in service since March of 2020, focusing instead...

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Kyler Smith of Sauce Boiling Seafood and Filter to Open Lightroom in Former Brasa Grill Space Downtown

If you thought Kyler Smith would be slowing down these days given the amount of work on his plate, you’d be wrong. In addition...

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While You Were In: 46 New Cleveland Restaurants to Try This Summer

For many of us, the last year and a half has been a blur, a foggy morass during which time crept and progress seemed...

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