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Address: Cleveland, OH

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The Flats have never really made the grade, after many years of trying to be hip. Just a bunch of bars in an old polluted industrial area. Could be much more.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Oakland, California
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Whippany, New Jersey
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206 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the newest area for the people of Cleveland to be building up. There is a lot of history in this city and this is part of it. Come browse have lunch and support it . . . . .

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Oakland, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Flats have never really made the grade, after many years of trying to be hip. Just a bunch of bars in an old polluted industrial area. Could be much more.

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Perfect to walk around on a nice day. There were so many cool restaurants/bars, and more to be open this summer. We went to the winter music festival and it was packed but so much fun! Parking is not a problem although you do have to pay.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A variety of places to eat and drink. Parking is not a problem and the atmosphere is great. The city put large amounts of time into the flats and it is on the rise again. Take the time to visit the Aquarium. You can find great entertainment a nd awesome food. There is something for everyone no matter what age... More 

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Fairlawn, Ohio
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229 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My husband and I decided to check out this area on a cloudy Sunday afternoon when the weather was exceptionally warm for January. Parking is easy on a Sunday, with each restaurant offering valet parking, public parking square in the middle and parking structure up the STEEP hill. It was fun to start on one end and travel around the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The Flats was probably the only happening place in the City of Cleveland when we were there. It is a spot for young 20-30 maybe 40 somethings. It doesn't mean that older folks wouldn't like it, I am only informing you of the majority age demographic. There are a few restaurants that might peak your fancy. There are some for... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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20 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

A nice place to eat or go for a walk. A lot of bars and drinking options. My favorite is the Cat Alley Oyster Bar. Others are just as good. The river few is nice and many new built flats. Great for a night out.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Very nice, trendy part of town with great water front restaurants. Parking is good, plenty for options.

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This locale has come a long way since the prohibition and Cuyahoga caught fire. Tidy little big city.

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Thank Sam P
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61 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Today, my husband and I took a drive to the Flats in Cleveland, Ohio. The Flats is comprised of both east and west banks of the Cuyahoga River. The Flats was once a thriving venue for nightclubs, fine dining restaurants, casual restaurants and bars. It was difficult to even get into the doors of some restaurants which had long waiting... More 

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