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Johnny's Bar

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3164 Fulton Rd, Cleveland, OH 44109-1450
+1 216-281-0055
17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Lowville, New York
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place in a magazine in our hotel room. Friends from Cleveland picked us up and they had never heard of Johnny's and weren't familiar with the neighborhood. It doesn't look like much from the outside but I knew I was going to enjoy it when we walked in. I was somewhat familiar with the menu as it was... More 

Thank Drysdale
Cleveland, Ohio
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I went for a birthday dinner We have wanted to go for some time as this is considered a Cleveland They were out of a bottle of Conundrum wine. Normally $25. In the grocery store but $60 here I understand profit but that was obviously paying for ambiance The stuffed peppers appetizer was okay the best part being... More 

Thank PapaLou0211
Nashville, Tennessee
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262 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The sous chef was having a bad day and they had to call in reserves so our meal took 2 1/2 hours. They were very apologetic and gave us free wine which I thought was very nice. I do not think the food is as good as I remember. It was good but not outstanding. I had the stuffed peppers... More 

Thank rkaemp
Cleveland, Ohio
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

This place is timeless. The servers have been there forever, the owner as well, and the food has ALL the veal, steak, pasta, and is ALWAYS amazing. There's daily specials, but there's the timeless classics that make you NEEDING to come back again and again. Save room for the Bananas Foster.

Thank cmferrazza
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We all chose different dishes to share. Variety is expansive. Melts in your mouth. Service is so spot on. Oh my word... absolutely AMAZING! A++

Thank tammyford07
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Arrived into Cleveland about 7 pm 11/1/16, who knew there would be baseball in Cleveland in Nov., after 8 hours on the road, no way we're walking around looking fog food. my wife jumps on the internet and we start looking and find a place that looks good and call for delivery, they're closing soon but tell us about Delivermefood.com,... More 

Thank David M
Avon Lake, Ohio
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25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The meals are divine, the service impeccable. As for atmosphere the choice is up to you! Do you want to discuss what's new, then have a seat at the bar? Looking for a quieter family meal, ask to be seated in the other room. But by far my favorite seat is around back, just ask the staff!

Thank eizemti
South Florida, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

For years, my favorite restaurant in Old Cleveland. From the gnocchi to the potato battered grouper to the long bone veal chop, you can never go wrong. Bo, the proprietor is welcoming, the service very good and the atmosphere is great, both indoors and out.

Thank Carol D
Sugar Land, United States
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Small well known escape from the traditional chains. Excellent service Outstanding food. Must try the veal and sugo. Wow. Hope to be back soon

Thank Jack_Molho
Aurora, Ohio
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

i received an invitation to have a free appetizer for our anniversary. after looking on line at the menu we went.we were seated with no menu and waited for our waiter to bring one. it was 7:30 on a thurs. nite. it was about 1/2 full upstairs and i saw 2 waiters. i ordered wine which came right away. our... More 

Thank carolyn o

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Italian, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3164 Fulton Rd, Cleveland, OH 44109-1450
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-281-0055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?