Discount Dining: Happy Hour at Ken Stewart’s Lodge

Ken Stewart's Lodge | 1911 N Cleveland Massillon Rd | Bath, OH Ken Stewart's Lodge has been in Bath for nearly 20 years. Friends, do you remember when Shaq played for the Cavs? It was in 2009-10, during LeBron’s disastrous last season in Cleveland (the first time around). Side note: Isn’t it easier to look back … Continue reading Discount Dining: Happy Hour at Ken Stewart’s Lodge

Restaurant Spotlight: Citizen Pie

Citizen Pie |  2144 W 25th Street | Cleveland, OH Citizen Pie may have the best slogan of all time: Pizza for the People! I consider myself a a bit of a pizza snob. For years I've been on a never-ending search to find something that could rival the pie I grew up on—the now … Continue reading Restaurant Spotlight: Citizen Pie

Happy Hour Spotlight: Fast Eddie’s

Fast Eddie's | 7729 W. Ridgewood Dr. | Parma, OH Fast Eddie's is a Parma staple. Greetings, friends. In my last blog, I wrote about an excellent lunch I had at Blue Ginger Asian Bistro in Parma. Today’s post again finds me in Parma, this time for happy hour. I guess you can call me Mr. … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Fast Eddie’s

Happy Hour Spotlight: Austin’s Wood Fire Grille

Austin's Wood Fire Grill | 8121 Chippewa Road (Rt. 82) | Brecksville, OH Austin's sits in a shopping center off Route 82 in Brecksville. Friends, I’m excited. I think I found a new go-to happy hour spot. It’s close, easy to get to, has impeccable service and is highly rated (4.4 stars out of 292 Google … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Austin’s Wood Fire Grille

Restaurant Spotlight: Beerhead Bar & Eatery

Beerhead Bar & Eatery | 1156 West 11th St. | Cleveland, OH Beerhead has been a cornerstone of the Flats since 2015. One of the advantages of being a midlevel employee for a large nonprofit entity—besides my exorbitant salary (lol)—is the fact I get to work four 10-hour shifts. I know what you’re thinking—oh cool, … Continue reading Restaurant Spotlight: Beerhead Bar & Eatery

Happy Hour Spotlight: BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse | 3265 W Market St. | Fairlawn, OH BJ's sits in front of Summit Mall. I’m a big fan of the Fairlawn/Copley area. It’s in a great location and has tons of restaurants and shops. In fact, I usually find myself there at least once a week. To that end, I … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse

Happy Hour Spotlight: Square 22

Square 22 | 13485 Pearl Rd. | Strongsville, OH Square 22 is a Strongsville hot spot. A couple years ago—in my single days—I went to Square 22 in Strongsville on a first date with a girl I met on Bumble. The date was forgettable, but the restaurant was anything but. I remember commenting that Square … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Square 22

Happy Hour Spotlight: Tavern of Independence

Tavern of Independence | 5530 Brecksville Rd. | Independence, OH A view of the bar. The Happy Go Lucky’s—my mom’s collection of friends who reside in Independence and explore Greater Cleveland’s happy hours—are back. Recently, the group ventured to … Independence. Their establishment of choice was … Tavern of Independence. Are you noticing a theme? … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Tavern of Independence

Happy Hour Spotlight: Bahama Breeze Island Grille

Bahama Breeze | 3900 Orange Place | Beachwood, OH The exterior of Bahama Breeze Do you have any restaurants you take for granted? For me, the answer is Bahama Breeze. I always see it on the highway. I always see it when I visit Pinecrest. But the truth is, until recently, I hadn't been there … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Bahama Breeze Island Grille

Happy Hour Spotlight: Houlihan’s Restaurant and Bar

Houlihan's | 2 Southpark Ctr. | Strongsville, OH The exterior of Houlihan's Confession: I have Indians fever. I’ve been emotionally invested in the team all summer and, prior to injuries to Corey Kluber and Jose Ramirez, thought they were going to win the Central Division. Sunday, then, proved especially tough—the team overcame a large deficit … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Houlihan’s Restaurant and Bar