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Johnny's Bar

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3164 Fulton Rd, Cleveland, OH 44109-1450
+1 216-281-0055
17:00 - 22:00
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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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Nashville, Tennessee
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245 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 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 7 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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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 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
Cleveland, Ohio
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98 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Went here with two friends. We did not have a reservation but were promptly seated in an adjoining dining room. While it was just us, everything was fine but the room filled quickly and became almost too loud to hear the others at the table. My friend, who had been there before, ordered peppered duck breast which wasn't even on... More 

Thank Kimberly R
Cleveland, Ohio
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238 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Was at Johnny's on a weeknight. Pretty empty. Server was good. Apps came out quickly. Dinner a little slow, and when it did come it was warm at best. Tasted good, but little disappointed. Had been years since I was last there. Was much better in the past.

Thank mikeys2

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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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
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?