6191 Quarry Ln.
Independence, OH 44131
Phone: (216) 328-7777
Fax: (216) 524-0403
Bars & Cafes
Delmonico’s Steakhouse is a plush restaurant offering Prime Steaks, fresh seafood and classic Italian dishes. The retro decor with its stylish red leather accessories and unique lighting creates a romantic ambience which is classical. Delmonico’s provides sommeliers to their diners, who with their expertise help in choosing the right wine to go with the chosen dishes.
Aura Bistro and Lounge is a contemporary restaurant in the Crowne Plaza Cleveland South - Independence serving global cuisine. Using only fresh, local and seasonal ingredients, their seasonal menu has steaks, chops, seafood and daily specials. Their full service bar has an extensive wine list, martinis and an array of beers. Aura serves breakfast,lunch and dinner daily.
D'Agnese's is cafe cum restaurant and bar in Broadview Heights serving both northern and southern Italian delicacies and specializing more on veal, chicken, seafood, and pasta dishes. First timers can begin with calamari fritte, crab stuffed mushrooms, eggplant rollatini, or the artichoke hearts. The seasoned diners can begin with their new dishes such as pan seared sea scallops or the stuffed peppers, for dinner gorge on the Zuppe di Pesce, Chicken or Veal Saltimbocca, Braised Lamb Shank, Shrimp Cappellini or any of their specialties with their signature lemon butter sauce. The extensive selection of signature wines (red, white, rose, champagne)and foreign beers complement the dishes well. If you are there on Saturday nights, get ready to be entertained by some live jazz in the bar. If you are looking out for quality and affordable Italian haunt, then D'Agnese's is 'the' place for you.
The Rocky River Brewing Company is a brewpub attached to the Rocky River microbrewery in, unsurprisingly, the Rocky River area of Cleveland. The wide variety of beers is one of the main draws. Rocky River offers seasonal brews for Christmas, Halloween, and Valentine’s Day, and it also offers a range of Ales, Wheats, Fruity beers, Pale Ales, Porters, and Stouts. The food offered is also quite varied, including buckets of Mini Burgers or Wings, salads, burgers, entrées, and more. The entrées include pasta dishes like the Rocky River’s version of Pad Thai or Bowtie Pesto Pasta with chicken. Carnivores can partake from Cooper’s Baby Back Ribs or Gorgonzola Strip Steak, while pescatarians may enjoy One Potato, Two Potato Grouper or Herb & Panko Crusted Tilapia. Rocky River also has a full bar which stays open after the restaurant with bar food.- Marjorie Jensen
The Rowley Inn is the quintessential neighborhood bar, filled with good cheer and bonhomie all day long. The drinks are cheap and service is friendly. While the bar is popular amongst locals, and boasts a loyal bunch of regulars, the Inn is rarely ever crowded or boisterous. Charmingly old-school in decor and style, the bar boasts a juke box, video games, pin-ball machine and even a mini-bowling machine. Theme nights like taco night, karaoke, open-mic night and trivia night are especially popular, and promise to be a fun night out with friends. Friendly, laid-back and anything but pretentious, the Rowley Inn will soon become your go to choice for a drink with friends.
The exterior of this bar cum restaurant is unpretentious but once you enter Johnny's Bar it's a pleasant surprise. A truly fancy bar, the interiors are warm and welcoming. The refined architecture and superb service makes it very popular among people in Cleveland. Sit at the bar and enjoy a range of cocktails or chat with friendly bartenders here. If you fancy something to eat, then try their Italian fish, Egg Pappardelle Pasta, Medallions of Veal and many such sumptuous fares. A great eatery and an equally great bar. Check the website for more details.
The Lava Lounge is a hip restaurant and bar in the Tremont area of West Cleveland. With live DJs spinning every night, it can be busy, but the restaurant has two floors with a more low-key upstairs area for diners. The menu is an eclectic mix of world food, such as roasted garlic hummus, crispy vegetarian spring rolls or cheeseburgers. Entrées include spicy shrimp with garlic, scallions and rice, or a flat iron steak served with roasted corn and avocado. Vegetarians can pick a vegetarian wrap with corn, tomato, avocado, and black beans or zucchini-mushroom cake on a toasted ciabatta. The Lava Lounge also offers happy hour drink specials on weekdays.
The flavors of Asia and America come together perfectly at Bac Asian American Bistro and Bar. Described as "authentic Asian American" by chef Bac Nguyen, the cuisine here features a multitude of flavors. Appetizers such as the miso soup and green papaya salad are a must-try for starting out your meal. The avocado green curry and crispy walnut shrimp are main dishes worth noting. Visit during a weekday happy hour to take advantage of food and cocktail specials.
Prosperity Social Club is a somewhat hidden secret in Tremont, a neighborhood bar and restaurant which serves locals but could appeal to anyone. Prosperity has a full bar with a significant wine list and specialty martinis, or "Prosper-tinis," such as a pink grapefruit with Stoli Orange, Campari, and orange juice. Its food menu is a somewhat eclectic mix of appetizers and entrees. Starters include Ed's Pita Nachos, a Greek-themed fish with red pepper aoili, feta, and olives, or Pierogies with ricotta and onions. Featured entrees include Black Angus strip steak, or apple roasted pork loin, while vegetarians may enjoy roasted veggie empanadas. Prosperity Social Club also offers several happy hour and daily specials.
Midwestern foodies often mourn the lack of variation in restaurant menus with the change of seasons. They won't be disappointed at Chef Rocco Whalen's Fahrenheit, which has a seasonal menu that incorporates the best meat, fruits, veggies and spices available each season. Patrons are assured of fresh and sumptuous fare. Pizzas, pasta, salads, steak and seafood form the staple menu. The martini bar at Fahrenheit is refreshingly innovative. Private dining space for a party of fifty can be arranged.
With its exposed brick walls and hardwood floors, the Tremont Tap House creates an atmosphere of comfort and warmth. Spread across two levels and a spacious outdoor patio, the bar is a great choice for any occasion. The beer selection boasts an impressive 48 craft beers on tap, served alongside more than 50 other hand-crafted bottled beers sourced from all over America and Europe. The food menu is composed of delicious American fare prepared using high quality, locally sourced ingredients. Options like Confit Chicken Pizza, Ohio Pork Chop and Green Chili Burger are best enjoyed with a pint of beer, although they are quite delicious on their own as well. The weekly movie nights and the weekend brunch menu are especially popular. Casual, yet refined, the Tremont Tap House is the place to head to for some fantastic brew, and succulent burgers.
Edison's Pub Import Beer Parlor wears many hats. It specializes in a variety of beers, from California's Anchor Steam, to Belgium's Chimay, to Spanish, Mexican, German, Irish, and even Polish beers. Edison's also has live music each Saturday, generally blues bands. Finally, it also offers a menu of pizza, sandwiches and salads. Specialty pizzas include pesto pizza, chicken bacon ranch pizza, or a Hawaiian pizza with ham, pineapple and bacon. Sandwiches include The Tremont, with roast beef, salami, ham, turkey and mozzarella on ciabatta bread, or a customizable veggie sub.