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Historic Little Italy in Cleveland

Mayfield Rd and Murray Hill Rd., Cleveland, OH 44106
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Enjoyed little italy

Little Italy was a great 10 min. walk from our hotel in the Arts District, CWRU campus area. We... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
New Jersey
Fun to walk the street - go mainly for food and Presti's Bakery

We went to LI for dinner and just browsed the streets until dinnertime. There aren't many shops to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bellbrook, Ohio, United States
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Historic Little Italy is located on the east side of Cleveland. Check out the website for more info.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“italian food” (19 reviews)
“art galleries” (17 reviews)
Mayfield Rd and Murray Hill Rd., Cleveland, OH 44106
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Little Italy was a great 10 min. walk from our hotel in the Arts District, CWRU campus area. We enjoyed the streets and the italian restaurants and bakeries.

Thank NewJerseySharon123
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to LI for dinner and just browsed the streets until dinnertime. There aren't many shops to visit, LI is mostly restaurants and 2 bakeries. Still a nice place to explore.

Thank Randy_Debbie_Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Italian foods and coffee shops and bakery. Good God, I had the best Italian wedding here a few years ago. Ordered 1 for my friend's son birthday, they all loved it. One thing not to do is not respect the area. Do not cause...More

Thank MilleniumMVP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate my birthday lunch in Little Italy this year and it was by far the BEST lunch ever!!!! Every restaurant that we have dined in there has been excellent. Worth a trip.

Thank K4284FLangelap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food fair up and down the hill. Suggest having a few drinks on one of the patios, have a great dinner at one of the Great food establishments, then to the bakery for an espresso and a cannoli. Spend the whole day. Lots of...More

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This is the classic Italian ghetto of Cleveland. Originally predominately Italian, over the past couple decades it has become very eclectic and is a favorite of most locals. It is teeming with new housing, in addition to the traditional buildings, lots of art galleries, bakeries...More

1  Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

One of Cleveland's most memorable locations, you can stroll to find excellent appetizers, pizza or Italian entrees that will cause you to come back! Then stroll to some of the best deserts in town. Then stroll to the boutique or art location that makes you...More

2  Thank MH19620
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Small but neat Italian neighborhood with some good restaurants. Be sure to go to Presti's bakery. Great old bakery with fantastic cannoli!

Thank illini8985
Reviewed 28 June 2017

my wife and I walked around little italy and got to take in the local seen, it was very nice to experience and we got to talk to very nice locals. highly recommend trying places to eat here!

1  Thank Kurt H
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Came down here with DH to eat dinner and do a bit of shopping. The little independent shops offer lots of cool things. The restaurants offer mostly traditional southern Italian food. There are a couple of bakeries and a wine shop. Nice place to spend...More

2  Thank cakedeco
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Mavourneen K
9 July 2017|
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Response from cakedeco | Reviewed this property |
It's about 6 miles apart. You can also take red line RTA light rail from Tower City to Little Italy. It's $3.50 for all day pass.
13 June 2017|
Response from jkilby13 | Reviewed this property |
There are about 9 restaurants in the Little Italy area.For good Italian sit-down dinner, we like Angelo's Nido restaurant. It is good for larger groups and or smaller and has a bar attached. If you like more American with a... More
13 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen D | Reviewed this property |
Mia Bella is actually run by Albanians and evidently the cuisines are very similar because they do Italian quite well! Maxi's supposedly is famous for its calamari; I have eaten it and it is to die for!