Your guide to the 4 top spots in downtown Cleveland

Your guide to the 4 top spots in downtown Cleveland
Taza A Lebanese Grill | Photo: Tina C./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on January 31, 2020.

Spending time in downtown Cleveland? Get to know this Cleveland neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a steakhouse to a brewery.

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. Cleveland Chop


Topping the list is steakhouse Cleveland Chop. Located at 824 W. St. Clair Ave., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 315 reviews on Yelp. The New American spot — which is also open for brunch — offers steaks, burgers and seafood dishes, as well as soups, salads and craft cocktails. 

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 354 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. Try the lamb kebabs, the spicy hummus, the lentil soup or the falafel wrap served with fries. 

3. Mike & Dee's Diner

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Breakfast and brunch spot Mike & Dee's Diner is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 629 Euclid Ave., Suite 102, 4.5 stars out of 75 reviews. The spot serves breakfast dishes, like buttermilk pancakes and eggs made to order, as well as lunch and dinner options, such as a buffalo chicken salad and a Reuben sandwich. 

4. Noble Beast Brewing

Photo: Noble Beast Brewing/Yelp

Finally, Noble Beast Brewing, a brewery, bar and New American spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 233 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1470 Lakeside Ave. East to see for yourself. The spot has over 10 beers on draft. It also offers light bites and entrees, from a Bavarian pretzel to pork nachos to a grilled cheese sandwich. 

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