Your guide to the 5 most popular spots in downtown Cleveland

Spending time in downtown Cleveland? Get to know this Cleveland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a Lebanese hotspot to several favorite barbecue joints.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit downtown, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Lola

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Topping the list is New American spot and wine bar Lola. Located at 2058 E. Fourth St., it's the most popular business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 1,032 reviews on Yelp.

2. Taza A Lebanese Grill

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Next up is Mediterranean and Middle Eastern spot Taza A Lebanese Grill, situated at 1400 W. Sixth St. With 4.5 stars out of 266 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

3. Mabel's BBQ

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Mabel's BBQ, a restaurant and bar offering barbecue and more, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 2050 E. Fourth St., four stars out of 834 reviews.

4. Boney Fingers BBQ

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Check out Boney Fingers BBQ, which has earned five stars out of 67 reviews on Yelp. You can find the breakfast and lunch spot, which offers barbecue and more, in The Arcade Cleveland at 401 Euclid Ave. 

5. Butcher and the Brewer

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Finally, there's Butcher and the Brewer, a local favorite with four stars out of 569 reviews. Stop by 2043 E. Fourth St. to hit up the New American pub and brewery next time you're in the neighborhood. 


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