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8001 Rockside Rd, Valley View, OH 44125
+1 216-524-9404
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood risotto” (11 reviews)
“fra diavolo” (3 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8001 Rockside Rd, Valley View, OH 44125
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Really good service and Happy Hour snacks and drinks. All in a very nice setting. The happy hour is until 6pm but we arrived just after 6 and they were kind enough to let us order from the Happy Hour menu!

Thank agt33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fantastic and romantic place! Great food, exceptional service and a menu selection that rocked too! We are going back again! Thanks guys!

Thank daveandpattymorris
Kathryn K, Public Relations Manager at LockKeepers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Awesome! We can't wait to have you back! Thank you so much for the kind words. We sincerely appreciate your patronage.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being Italian and a decent cook, my expectations for Italian are high. LockKeepers exceeded my expectations. Delicious bolognese, homemade ravioli and pasta cooked to perfect al dente, lots of cheese, huge portions, fantastic chewy cibatta with a salty, caper, olive, evoo spread and a decent...More

1  Thank lindacrick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always make sure we include in our trip to Cleveland lunch, happy hour and or dinner. We always hit a home run. This amazing venue goes above and beyond the call, inservice, food, value and satisfaction. The happy hour is dinner enough with generous...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of dining at LockKeepers for the first time yesterday. We were greeted by a gorgeous hostess. She was dressed with the perfect amount of class, and elegance (a great first impression for first time diners). Karen was our...More

Thank AmyMarieR007
Kathryn K, Public Relations Manager at LockKeepers, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself while dining with us and we sincerely look forward to having you back soon!

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Lock keepers on Canal road in Independence Ohio is a formal dining experience that will be appreciated for style, service and taste. I had the black truffle risotto and Caesar salad. My daughter dined on the lobster ravioli and my wife ordered the cheese ravioli...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We stopped for dinner on a Saturday night before a train excursion down the street. Servers were very pleasant and professional. Food was good. We ordered the calamari appetizer but it didn't come with any type of dipping sauce. It was still pretty good without...More

Thank Patchez89
Kathryn K, Public Relations Manager at LockKeepers, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you so much for dining with us! Next time you come in, be sure to ask your server about our housemade marinara to accompany your calamari. Our marinara goes nicely with the calamari and is perfect for dipping!

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had not been here for a couple years and are so glad we returned. Our waitress, Karen, needs to be thanked for her attentive and good service. It was our anniversary and she comped us Proseco and a dessert. The meatball appetizer and eggplant...More

Thank Sue D
Brian W, General Manager at LockKeepers, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Happy Anniversary! I will share your praise with Karen!

Reviewed 7 August 2017

I was visiting with business associates and YELPED nearby restaurants (we were in Independence). We saw the reviews and the stars and thought, "let's give it a try." We were very glad we did. It was a superb meal. Not inexpensive, but still very good....More

Thank 4chrisryan
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Always a great meal in a great atmosphere. Excellent drink selection menu. Knowledgeable and professional staff.

Thank rlshobert
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Questions & Answers
13 April 2017|
Response from Brian W | Property representative |
Absolutely! Our chef is Venetian and the menu is loaded with great seafood. Please take a look at our full menu online. Seafood Pasta Fra Diavolo, Seared Sea Scallops, Seafood Risotto, Salmon, and Yellowfin Tuna. The... More
10 March 2015|
Response from nancy r | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 35
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8001 Rockside Rd, Valley View, OH 44125
    (Canal Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Valley View
  • Phone Number: +1 216-524-9404
  • E-mail
Lockkeepers, a Cleveland tradition, features Italian cuisine in a comfortable, yet sophisticated setting.
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