Restaurant Trentina in Cleveland serves up first-class food

What: Restaurant Trentina, an upscale-casual, contemporary style restaurant. Where it’s located: 1903 Ford Drive, near Wade Oval, on Ford between Juniper and Bellflower roads in Cleveland When it’s open: 5 to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday; 1 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 9 … Continue reading Restaurant Trentina in Cleveland serves up first-class food

2nd and High Social House in Cleveland is a low-key, off-the-beaten path spot

What: 2nd and High Social House, a cozy-but-not-cramped cocktail bar and restaurant. Where it’s located: 2123 E. Second St. Cleveland, at East Second Avenue and High Street, a short walk from Quicken Loans Arena, East Fourth Street, and JACK Casino Cleveland. When it’s open: 4 p.m. to close Monday; 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to close Tuesday through Friday; 4 p.m. to close Saturday and noon … Continue reading 2nd and High Social House in Cleveland is a low-key, off-the-beaten path spot

JAMMS Midnight Moon Saloon in Painesville Township offers good value

What: JAMMS Midnight Moon Saloon, a bar and grill with a prohibition theme. Where it’s located: 1808 North Ridge Road, on the south side of North Ridge Road (State Route 20), just east of Fairport Nursery Road in Painesville Township. When it’s open: 3 to midnight Tuesday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday; closed Monday. Why you should go: There … Continue reading JAMMS Midnight Moon Saloon in Painesville Township offers good value

Blaze Pizza a solid player in the fast-casual game

What: Blaze Pizza, a national chain fast-casual pizzeria, with two franchise locations in Northeast Ohio. Where it’s located: 9571 Mentor Ave., Mentor; and 5125 Dressler Road, Canton. When it’s open: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. Why you should go: With a build-your-own pizza option, customizable with over 30 toppings, guests of Blaze are sure to find something they enjoy. NBA … Continue reading Blaze Pizza a solid player in the fast-casual game

Noosa Bistro shows why it’s a mainstay in the Mentor dining scene

What: Noosa Bistro, a fine dining restaurant in Mentor that has been around for more than 20 years. Where it’s located: 9500 Diamond Centre Drive, on the south side of Diamond Centre Drive, just east of Heisley Road in Mentor. When it’s open: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday; bar open until … Continue reading Noosa Bistro shows why it’s a mainstay in the Mentor dining scene