Food & Dining in Lake County Ohio

In the mood for hearty family dining at one of our many outstanding restaurants, or a romantic dinner for two at a Bistro? Perhaps tour one of our many award winning wineries and enjoy a glass of wine with a delicious meal. Look no further than beautiful Lake County, Ohio! We're Cleveland's neighbor off I-90.

Wineries & Breweries      Banquets & Catering   Tea Rooms

Aladdin’s Eatery
8870 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060  (440) 205-5966
Serving unique natural foods of the Middle East, while at the same time cater to an increased awareness and concern regarding health and nutrition.
Ballantine Gastropub
4113 Erie St., Willoughby 44094 (440) 942-5151
Northeast Ohio's premiere food & beer destination in historic Downtown Willoughby. We represent new American cuisine & Belgian craft beer brought to you in a non-traditional surrounding. We are not just a restaurant or bar, we are a fusion of a steakhouse, stone-oven pizza place, beer bar, and eccentric cocktail lounge.
Beach Club Grille
9853 Johnnycake Ridge Rd., Concord 44077
(440) 350-0088
The Beach Club has a dining area, lounge and patio, along with their accompanying bars. Popular for its pizza and appetizers and offers 16 microbrews, along with a half-bottle wine list nearing 100 choices.
Biga Wood Fired Pizzeria            
9145 Chillicothe Rd., Kirtland 44094     (440) 379-7313
Authentic Neapolitan pizza baked in a wood-fired oven, salads and more.
Billy's - A Cappelli Martini Bar             
7338 Industrial Park on Rt. 306 Mentor, OH 44060
A cozy, contemporary Martini Bar features over 40 martini’s, 20 draft / craft beers, wine menu, lunch, brunch, with full food menu & late night food menu.
Bistro 70
70 N. St. Clair Street Painesville 44077 (440) 352-7070
Contemporary American cuisine, specialty martinis and an extensive wine list in a charming and cozy atmosphere.
Brennan’s Fish House
102 River Street Grand River 44045  (440) 354-9785
A local favorite and a great place for fish! Lake Erie perch & walleye served in a nautical pub that features an 8-foot ship’s wheel suspended from the ceiling.
Brindaliers Bar and Grill
2749 Som Center Road (SR-91), Willoughby Hills, Oh 44094      440-278-4486
Cleveland Food. Cleveland Sports. Offering superior quality food, beverages and legendary customer service. Combines the atmosphere of a sports bar with the menu of a gourmet restaurant. Where else can you catch a Browns, Indians or Cavs game while enjoying a BBQ Duck pizza.
Bravo! Cucina Italiana           
7787 Reynolds Rd., Mentor 44060   (440) 946-2090

Bravo Cucina Italiana offers a lunch, dinner and kid’s menu daily along with an extensive Italian Wine List. Bravo offers a wide variety of pizza and pasta dishes.
8748 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060    (440) 974-6265
All-natural Angus beef burgers, hand cut Idaho potato fries, gigantic onion rings and custard
Burgers -n- Beer     
4027 Erie Street Willoughby 44094  (440) 954-7867

This quaint and rustic bar is famous for their savory stuffed burgers and raging ribs! Full bar service and more.
C.K.’s Steakhouse - Quail Hollow Resort
11080 Concord-Hambden Rd. Painesville 44060    (440) 497-1100
Featuring certified Angus beef steaks. Patrons also can select from a variety of fresh seafood dishes. A magnificent wine collection. Sunday Brunch.
Corks Wine Bar
4084 Erie St., Willoughby 44094 (440) 918-9463    

Featuring over 80 wines by the glass, and hundred more by the glass as well as specialty martinis and eclectic appetizers.
Crepes In The City             
4127 Erie Street Willoughby, 44094   (440) 942-7555
Crepe Shop serving savory, delicious, homemade breakfast, lunch, dinner & dessert crepes. Also waffles and Hershey ice cream!
Dave's Cosmic Sub's
9664 Mentor Ave, Mentor, Oh 44060      440-639-1969
Cosmic Dave’s is a far out experience of Sight, Sound and Taste! Not your typical “Establishment” sub shop. “I wanted to make the best sub on earth,” says David Lombardy, as he recollects the journey of the brand. “I wanted my customers and guests to be totally immersed from the moment they walked in”
Dubrovnik Garden     
34900 Lake Shore Blvd. Eastlake 44095    (440) 946-3366

Open 7 days. Located in the Croatian Lodge. Serving American and European cuisine for lunch and dinner.
Dynamic Duo Beverage & Deli
34351 Chardon Road #1 Willoughby Hills 44094   (440) 585-9000
Visit this unique shop offering a variety of hot & cold sandwiches, hard scoop ice cream, delicious deli sub & party trays. Featuring a selection of fine cigars, beer & wine. Special: buy one giant “DD” corned beef sandwich & get one free! Have a Dynamic Day!
Eat 'n Park           
6035 Som Center Road, Willoughby, 44094  (440) 943-1050  Map Here
7061 Chillicothe Road, Mentor 44060   (440) 255-5300   Map Here
Casual, neighborhood restaurant known for award-winning food and friendly service. We feature a full breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu, authentic espresso beverages, in-house bakery, soup and salad bar, and a breakfast and fruit buffet. Eat'n Park is the home of the famous Smiley® Cookie, free to children 10 and under.
Fanucce's Iltalian Restaurant and Pizzeria             
4125 Erie Street Willoughby, 44094   (440) 946-3939
Homemade Italian food and pizza. Including ravioli, cavatelli, veal, meatballs and more! Catering for all your events.
Firehouse Grille & Pub           
2768 Stark Drive. Willoughby Hills, Ohio 440694  (440) 943-4983
Known for their homemade potato chips, ribs, salmon and comfort food. Dine on the beautiful patio or host your next event in the banquet / party room. Open 7 days a week.
Froyo Twist Frozen Yogurt             
- Mentor - 7267 Center Street - across from Yours Truly (440) 974-1001  Map here
- Concord/P’ville Twp/Mentor - 9662 Mentor Ave – across from Target & Kohl’s (440) 853-8017   Map here
- Willoughby - 38233 Glenn Ave - Downtown Willoughby (440) 942-2282   Map here
Froyo Twist provides the premier self-serve frozen yogurt experience. Established in 2011, Froyo Twist is the original and #1 self-serve frozen yogurt of Lake County. The first in town, the best around! Froyo Twist is owned and operated by long time Lake County residents, so we are your #1 hometown choice too! Voted Best tasting in the News-Herald and on Mentor Patch.
Fuji Japan Steakhouse           
Great Lakes Mall  7850 Mentor Ave. Mentor, Ohio 44060 (440) 205-1888
Large menu selections including sushi, filet ,seafood tempura, maki rolls, features a hibachi room, sushi bar.
Harry's Hofbrau
8500 Station St., Mentor 44060   (440) 255-0400
Located in the Historic Matchworks building. It’s not your grandma’s Paprikash, Goulash or Schnitzel …It’s my grandma’s! Our Sausages are the WURST”! Featuring Harry’s Original Slovenian Sausages Authentic German Haufbrau with Old World Specialties.
Harry Buffalo
2119 Mentor Avenue, Painesville Twp. 44077   (440) 352-8800
Stop in now and enjoy great bison burgers, big screen TV’s, bigger than ever chicken wings, and the best beer selection in town.
Heirloom Country Bistro
63 West Main St., Madison 44057   (440) 417-0220
Heirloom Country Bistro is a part of the Nationwide "Farm to Table" obsession that is occurring in our country. Heirloom is proud to have a wonderful relationship with our local farms that utilizes old seeds and classic timeless recipes that have been handed down creating a true farm to table experience. Our menu changes seasonally and we are proud to serve you real food from Northeastern Ohio.
Hellriegel’s Inn
1840 Mentor Avenue Painesville 44077 (440) 354-9530
In business since 1928, an eating place with a country club atmosphere. With inside facilities for weddings, showers, and company parties. Newly renovated outdoor patio.
Hot Diggity Dogs           
4823 Robinhood Drive, Willoughby, Oh 44094  (440) 942-3647
Featuring Nathan's all beef hot dogs made to order the way you like them! Many sandwiches, sides, fries, ice cream offered also. A friendly home style atmosphere welcomes you & every bite will surely delight!  Open 7 days a week.
Jimmy’s Backyard BBQ
8630 Mentor Ave. Mentor 44060  (440) 205-1510
Jimmy’s offers hand-pulled smoked pork, smoked beef brisket, smoked chicken, ribs and wings, delicious homemade side dishes, salads, burritos and desserts!
Joey’s Italian Grille           
2731 Hubbard Road Madison 44057  (440) 428-5191
Unique Italian restaurant and bar!
John Palmer’s Bistro 44            
7590 Fredle Drive Concord 44077 (440) 350-0793
For diners desiring a more casual, yet elegant dining experience. The Bistro offers a large open kitchen with Chef’s Kitchen Counter seating and fireplace.
La Mesa Mexican Restaurant
9853 Johnnycake Ridge (Concord Plaza) Concord Twp, OH 44060  (440) 350-1331
Offering a fine array of Mexican Cuisine that includes fajitas and quesadillas. Full-service bar offers many varieties of Mexican beer as well as domestic on tap.
Lakeshore Eatery             
7272 Lakeshore Blvd, Mentor 44060   (440) 946-3333
Just west of Rt.306, the Lakeshore Eatery is a small, family owned restaurant serving home-style family cuisine. We pride ourselves in our excellent service and savory comfort food. The Eatery is a local, independently owned, and family run business, and we make it a point to be active in the Mentor community. So, come in for a visit and enjoy the satisfaction of supporting a local business, the friendly and caring service, and above all the delicious food!
Local Tavern
9470 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060   (440) 943-5926   Map Here
Serving “fresh” food, cocktails and reasonable prices with a rock-n-roll meets art gallery vibe.

Local Tavern Fish Bar
11 Chester St., Painesville 44077   (440) 551-9155   Map Here
Lake Erie walleye and perch plus seafood galore and beef specialties. Bright nautical interior may require sunglasses sets the tone.

Lure Bistro & Wine Bar     
38040 Third St. Willoughby 44094   (440) 951-8862
Drawing rave reviews from critics. Offering fresh seafood and sushi in quaint downtown Willoughby. Lure Bistro is a fun, eclectic
multi-cultural influenced restaurant. After one bite we’re sure you’ll be hooked!
Mama Roberto’s             
8658 Mentor Ave, Mentor 44060   (440) 205-8890

Authentic Italian pasta and pizza. This Mentor landmark is home of the awesome portions! Voted Best Italian Restaurant in Cleveland and Lake County. Home of the original Cleveland Style Pizza. Open 7 days a week.
Ask us about Buona Festa Party Room & Catering.
Marco's Pizza
36200 Euclid Ave Willoughby, OH 44094  (440) 975-8888
Menu features authentic Italian pizza, cheezybread, wings, fresh-baked subs, meatballs, salads & more. Marco’s uses fresh dough made daily on-site and a secret family sauce unchanged since 1978.
Melt Bar & Grilled
7289 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060   (440) 530-3770
Serving gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches and as many beers as possible in a cool environment.
Moe’s Southwest Grill
9710 Mentor Ave, Mentor 44060   (440) 579-5115
With more than 20 incredibly fresh ingredients like all-natural chicken, grass-fed steak and organic tofu to create one-of-a-kind meals, Moe’s has everyone covered, from meat lovers to tree huggers to vegetarians and flexitarians. While we are best known for our awesome burritos, our menu also features kids’, vegetarian and low-calorie options – all served with free chips and salsa.
Molinari’s Food & Wine
8900 Mentor Ave, Mentor 44060  (440) 974-2750
Molinari’s is a premium wining and dining experience, offering a modern and ever-evolving food choices. The menu has eclectic choices from stone fire pizzas, grilled top quality steaks & chops, fresh pastas, and seasonal fresh seafood choices. Also offering wonderful traditional menu items.
Mullarkey’s Irish Pub
4110 Erie St. Willoughby 44094 (440) 946-7181
A traditionally authentic Irish Pub. Lake County’s original true Irish Pub, established in 1999. Ohio’s only Guinness Gold Certified Award Winner. Irish entertainment every Saturday night. Great food featuring our World Famous Irish Stew. A trip to rural Ireland right in Lake County!
Nickleby’s Roundbar and Kitchen
4051 Erie St., Willoughby 44094  (440) 946-2300
Nickleby's Roundbar and Kitchen fancy's itself as a cozy bar and restaurant serving eclectic upper scale tavern food. From soups to salads, as well as sandwiches, burgers, and entrees we offer a vast menu with a number of great food selections. We also specialize in craft beers, both draft and bottle.
Noosa Bistro
7418 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060   (440) 953-1088

Noosa is an independent fine dining restaurant specializing in finely prepared Mediterranean-American cuisine. Noosa offers a wide variety of freshly creative and delicious dining choices as well as cutting edge martinis and an extensive wine list.
Old Carolina Barbecue
9110 Mentor Ave, Mentor  44060  (440) 255-3131
Try one of their many award winning sauces with your pulled pork. Also offering chicken, turkey, beef brisket & hotdogs. Delicious sides including garlic smashed potatoes, baked beans & fries.
Oliver Twist
4061 Erie St., Willoughby 44094   (440) 946-0900
Upscale restaurant and fashionable cocktail bar, featuring martini’s and wines located in historic downtown Willoughby. Stop by for lunch, appetizers and cocktails, or a four-course meal.
Panini’s Bar and Grill             
37333 Euclid Avenue Willoughby 44094  (440) 951-9852  &
7580 Fredle Dr. Concord (440) 639-1000
Panini’s offers casual indoor/outdoor dining along with a new expanded menu. Our establishment features multiple big screen TV’s, happy
hour specials and is the perfect gathering place for business luncheons or sporting events.
Pickle Bill's Lobster House
101 River St. Grand River 44045   (440) 352-6343
Casual dining on the Grand River. Eclectic menu and decor with a massive collection of nautical displays. All entrees are served with our famous fried dough & cinnamon-honey butter. Spend a summer eve on our rooftop bar. Our most famous and most requested addition is our Dock, overlooking the boat docks and river.
4066 Erie St., Willoughby 44094    (440) 946-7827
Popular Italian eatery has reopened in this new downtown Willoughby location. This is a bring-your-own wine establishment. We have great new specials! Come in and enjoy a wonderful dinner. Ciao! Ciao!
Pub Frato
7548 Fredle Drive, Concord 44077    (440) 867-2441
Concord’s own gastropub! Pub Frato’s chef puts his own creative twist on traditional pub favorites. These creative menu items are easily paired with one of their many craft beers or a glass of wine from the carefully selected wine list. Pub Frato offers a cozy, come as you are atmosphere for lunch and dinner.
Quaker Steak & Lube
7834 Reynolds Rd., Mentor 44060   440-954-9464 (WING)

Americas #1 Motorsports themed family restaurant! Quaker Steak and Lube serves over 70 million wings annually. The Lube rescues muscle cars, vintage cars, trucks and a selection of motorcycles, giving them a good home hanging from the walls and ceilings of the restaurant. Open for lunch and dinner.
Red Hawk Grille           
7481 Auburn Rd., Concord 44077 (440) 354-4040

A staple in the Concord community for over 20 years, Redhawk Grille offers the area’s largest outdoor patio, wood burning fireplace, live entertainment, and two full service bars. All homemade food; salads, steak, burgers, pasta, and a variety of sandwiches. Featuring Ohio wines and extensive draft list.
Red, White & Brew
9620 Old Johnnycake Ridge Road. Mentor 44060   (440) 210-0024
Selling over 2000 craft beers and more than 6000 fine wines. Includes The Wine Down Lounge, all-season patio, and impressive event/party facility upstairs in The Loft.
Rider's 1812 Inn
792 Mentor Ave., Painesville 44077  (440) 354-8200
Rich in the tradition of the Western Reserve, this restaurant serves colonial fare in a beautifully appointed dining room. Live local entertainment Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturday.
Scrambler Marie's
9570 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060   (440) 350-6272
1394 SOM Center Rd., Mayfield Hts. 44124   (440) 460-0750
The breakfast, brunch and lunch bistro is a family restaurant that is opened everyday. Bring in The Lake County Visitors Bureau Guide and receive 10% off entire check!
Severino's Restaurant & Lounge
35125 Vine Street, Eastlake 44095   (440) 946-0770
Family restaurant & lounge serving delicious homemade Italian food, pizza, pasta, calzones and Vince’s famous meatball subs!
Skye Restaurant & Pub
Located inside the Best Western Plus - Lawnfield Inn and Suites
8434 Mentor Ave, Mentor 44060   (440) 974-3572
Open for lunch and dinner with pub food being served late into the night. Contemporary American Cuisine, daily chef creations, & specialty desserts. Offers an extensive wine selection & specialty beers.
Smokey Bones
7725 Reynolds Rd. Mentor 44060 (440) 942-0993
Smokey Bones BBQ is a casual dining restaurant that combines authentic American barbecue, mountain lodge decor.
Stadium Grill
8330 Tyler Blvd Mentor 44060    440-205-4745
"This is not your average sports bar and is one of Mentor's best kept secrets. Featuring a delicious variety of wings, burgers, and flat bread pizza's the menu includes more than just typical "bar food". We feature daily specials that will tempt your taste buds. We feature entertainment on select Saturday nights during the fall/winter/spring season. We have a 100+ seat party room that is available for rent.
Stadium Bar Grill
12865 Painesville Warren Rd, Painesville, OH 44077   440-953-5959
Fresh sandwiches & salads. All day value! Let us be part of your next event! Subway caters can help you plan for any party.  Mon-Fri 7am to 9pm,  Sat 8am to 9pm,  Sun 9am to 6pm.
Sunset Harbor Bar & Grille
625 Prospect St., Fairport Harbor 44077  440-350-0500
The only restaurant in northeast Ohio located directly on Lake Erie’s shore offering a relaxing lakeside dining experience. Offers quality food, beverages and friendly service. Private party room. Open during fair weather months.
Sussex Seafood & Grille
29280 Euclid Ave. Wickliffe 44092   (440) 943-2002
Famous for their fish and chips since 1939. They serve all your favorite seafood items as well as steak, chicken, pasta, sandwiches and salads. The atmosphere is nautical and family casual.
All You Can Eat Crab Legs!    Voted Best Seafood in Cleveland!
TJ’s on the Avenue
7485 Mentor Ave. Mentor 44060   (440) 953-5959
Italian restaurant specializing in homemade pasta, bread & sauces made fresh daily. Take-out & catering always available.
The Cabin     
28810 Lake Shore Blvd. Willowick 44095   (440) 943-5195
Our guests have found warmth, fine food, fine wines and a unique atmosphere and we plan to preserve these qualities.
The Captains Club
34820 Vine Street, Eastlake 44095  (440) 918-8881
Upscale dining in a sports atmosphere, near Classic stadium.
The Wild Goose
 4144 Erie Street, Downtown Willoughby, Ohio 44094 (440) 951-6644
Tony Sacco’s Coal Oven Pizza
7850 Mentor Ave., Mentor 44060   (440) 255-2625
At the Great Lakes Mall. A full service restaurant including a full bar with cooking is done in a custom-built, 1000 degree anthracite coal-burning oven.
Toth's Place
6966 Heisley Road, Mentor Ohio 44060   (440) 974-1390
Toth's Place is a locally owned and operated business in Mentor, Ohio. We are proud to say our family has been a part of the Mentor community for more than 3 generations. If you are looking for a friendly atmosphere, drinks, food, and sports; this is your place too!
Trader Jack's Riverside Grille
35901 Lake Shore Blvd. Eastlake 44095   (440) 946-8330
Trader Jack’s Riverside Grille operates as a restaurant by day and a sports bar at night. The restaurant offers a extensive menu of mostly traditional American cuisine. However, it is best known for its delicious seafood dishes. Dine inside or eat outside on the patio on a warm, sunny day. The sports bar has a laid–back vibe and often features live music.
Willoughby Brewing Company
4057 Erie St., Willoughby 44094  (440) 975-0202 
ull-service restaurant, bar and award-winning brewery in a 100-year-old building that was originally a rail-car repair depot for the Cleveland to Ashtabula Interurban Rail Line. Featuring live entertainment every weekend, private banquet room, handcrafted beers and cuisine ranging from buffalo chicken eggrolls to bacon wrapped filets.
Winking Lizard Tavern
9570 Mentor Ave. Mentor 44060   (440) 354-2968
Our award winning barbeque ribs and wings have been the cornerstone of our menu. We offer selections such as pizza made with our own fresh dough, an old family recipe sauce, lizard style wings in 13 varieties, made from scratch soups, hickory smoked ribs, unique sandwiches and more.
Yours Truly
7280 Center St. Mentor 44060   (440) 255-3003
In 1981, Yours Truly, a local family owned chain, was founded. A cheerful atmosphere and good food have made it a stop off for many famous politicians including President George W. Bush!
7327 Mentor Ave. Mentor 44060  (440) 701-4110
Zoup! features hundreds of award-winning soup recipes with 12 rotating daily varieties.
Banquets / Catering
5783 Heisley Rd. Mentor 44060 (440) 357-9333
LaMalfa has been recognized as the premiere event planners in Northeast Ohio for elegant events for nearly 40 years. This 75,000 sq. ft. full service facility has an attached 84 room Holiday Inn Express Hotels & Suites and a glass enclosed, indoor chapel. Formal sit down and grand buffet style food service is available. Accommodating up to 1,500 guests. Visit website for details.
Mentor Harbor Yachting Club
5330 Coronada Drive Mentor On Lake, OH 44060   (440) 257-7214
Offering indoor and outdoor lakefront venues. Weddings on private Beach, under the Pavilion, and in Club Banquet Room are all sophisticated choices. Corporate celebrations, family gatherings for birthdays and anniversaries, private wine tastings, showers and weddings are made special with waterfront views and sunsets.
Mike's Kitchen Catering
8488 Mentor Ave Mentor, Oh 44060  (440) 205-8000  Located in the Drugmart Plaza
Specializing in Corporate Catering. Catering Breakfast Meetings, Business Luncheons, Buffet Set-ups for Special Events, Wedding Receptions, Anniversaries, Showers, Graduations, First Communions, Festive Theme Events, Meals for Home Parties and so much more.
Normandy Catering and Party Center
30310 Palisades Parkway, Wickliffe, OH 44092   (440) 585-5850
Normandy Catering, one of the leading caterers in the Northeast Ohio area since 1978, offers exquisite food, artful presentation, and exceptional service. Normandy is a full-service catering company that can organize and execute every detail of intimate gatherings, weddings, or large corporate events. Choose the elegant 9,000 square foot ballroom or a unique location of your choice. Normandy Catering will exceed even the highest of expectations.
Patrician Catering
33150 Lakeland Blvd. Eastlake, Ohio 44095   (440) 975-8400
Wedding receptions or corporate events, offering gourmet dining, served in an elegant yet friendly atmosphere. Take advantage of our beautiful fountain and garden for wedding photographs. Full range of catering, concierge and audio-visual services for business meetings, presentations, banquets and special events. 50-900 guests. Off-premise catering available.
Tea Rooms
Reminisce Tea Room
9328 Chillicothe Road, Kirtland, Ohio 44094    440-606-5020
Reminisce Tea Room offers Fine Teas, Lunches and Pastries. The Tea Room is very charming and warm welcoming. You will find a variety of teas, and a menu that can satisfy varying appetites. Reservations are suggested.
Monday - Saturday 11:00a - 4;00p
Sisters Tea Room
8595 Mentor Ave Mentor, Oh 44060  (440) 290-6556 
Enjoy a breakfast or lunch in a lovely, 100 year old Victorian home, complete with fine china, beautiful linens and quaint atmosphere. The Sisters prepare delicious English, Scottish and Welsh dishes, with an extensive assortment of teas from all over the world for you to sip and enjoy. Take a step back in time to experience an afternoon or high tea as the aristocracy of England did a century ago.

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