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West Side Market Cafe

1979 W 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113-3455
+1 216-579-6800
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“home fries” (9 reviews)
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7:00 am - 4:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1979 W 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113-3455
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tiny restaurant, but still managed to be a slice of solace in the middle of the packed West Side Market. Our server never made us feel hurried, and there was enough space not to get bumped by anyone moving by. I couldn’t eat one of...More

Thank adroitpink
Reviewed 1 week ago

Skip breakfast. Get it here fast and reasonable, and the coffee is very good. & the waitresses are friendly

Thank Gerri T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked the market on recent trip Reminded us of Lexington Market in Baltimore. Most food in market was for take home so we went to Cafe for lunch/dinner. Good choice. Right price. Victoria our waitress - excellent. Bottomless coffee.

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Our server was great, very attentive and helpful with directions, I ordered an egg croissant with cheese and bacon, Very good and just the right size, I like the old timey atmosphere and historic feel of the place, A good way to start your day,

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 27 September 2018

The decor is so retro it's actually cool again! Looks like something out of a movie set. I kept it simple with the basic Market Breakfast: 2 eggs, meat, home fries and toast. Everything arrived hot and tasty. The coffee was delicious and our server...More

Thank RCSColumbus
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to have breakfast here as we had just stayed close by and the reviews online looked promising. Things started out well, our server was great and they had a small, on-street patio which was nice. The restaurant was really busy on a Sunday...More

Thank rockin_rhonda77
Reviewed 24 August 2018

My first time at the West Side Cafe saw it recommended in a travel article, caught the train from downtown, easy journey. Walked through the market and found the Cafe, it was about 10.00am and was well frequented, quickly seated and order taken, breakfast was...More

Thank LoBommer
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We went to the cafe late morning. It and the market was packed. Service was attentive even for how busy it was. We had about a ten minute wait for a table. Nice menu choices at reasonable prices. We shared the shrimp and grits, and...More

Thank ehlerspk
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My first time at the West Side Cafe and I look very forward to returning. My son and I both enjoyed the eggs benedict and home fries. There's something special about those homefries! My daughter in law had the frittata and said it was delicious...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went here for brunch. They had a lot of choices and everyone liked their food. It was really crowded and a little on the hot side in there because of it.

Thank Colleen W
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8 October 2016|
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Response from Kari W | Reviewed this property |
There are meters on the street across from the restaurant. You can always just pull up in front and park as well. Meters are free after 6 on the weekdays and free Saturday and Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1979 W 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113-3455
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-579-6800
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