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Swensons Seven Hills Drive-In Restaurants

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7635 Broadview Rd, Cleveland, OH 44131-5723
+1 216-986-1934
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:30
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North Royalton, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Went with the family on a nice warm and sunny afternoon in January (unusual for a Cleveland winter). Nice to have the windows open. Fun experience with the servers running around the parking lot. Food was great!

Thank Frank S
Cleveland, Ohio
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I never even heard of Swenson's in my life until this month, January 2017. If you follow my reviews, you know my wife is the variety seeker. She told me that LeBron James took some members of the movie he was in there - I think Amy Schumer and one or two other people. Swenson's, for those of you who... More 

Thank tollivertolliver
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Fast service and Yummy burgers. We can't wait to go back again. The service was so great, they really run for you and they are so friendly too. Nice like old time drive ups.. Good job Rate them #1

Thank Gina M
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Get the Galley burger with onion rings and a hot fudge peanut butter milkshake. Really, really good and fun.

Thank Dawn C
Keller, Texas
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396 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Ordered Galley Boy, single cheeseburger, double burger, fries and chocolate milkshake with an extra cup to split it. Server repeated what we ordered. When meal finally arrived, took much longer than expected as not that many parking spaces were full, the person delivering it said here's your diet Pepsi, which was not ordered. When spouse opened her sandwich it was... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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167 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

The galley boy is burger perfection. Excellent fresh toppings and the burger is quality. I wish you would expand outside of the Akron/Cleveland area and move to Pittsburgh area!

Thank Alis0n401
Marco Island, Florida
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Food is delicious and not really expensive. Burgers fries onion rings all fast food but they have been in business for years and the food is so good. Try it if you like a good burger. Onion rings are great, fried mushrooms also. Service is fast, you stay in your car and they have carhops that come to your car... More 

Thank Anna G
Medina, Ohio
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189 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

You can't beat Swensons for good, cheap burgers. The kids running the food out to your car is pretty neat too. Don't forget to order a California or a Florida to drink. They are unique and delicious.

Thank Shane S
Cleveland, Ohio
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73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Good food, great value, and an awesome experience!! The kids simply love the car hops and the service is helpful and fast. They run to serve you. It's a blast from the past! Thumbs up to the burgers, fries, chicken sandwich, and onion rings.

Thank Carlihen
Barrie, Canada
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Swenson's is a must stop if you are in the Cleveland area. Old style drive in with car hops that fly around the parking lot. It brings a whole new meaning to speedy service. The burgers are unique with a hint of brown sugar and delicious. The coney sauce on the hot dogs also has the slightly sweet taste. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 24
American, Fast food
After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:30
11:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7635 Broadview Rd, Cleveland, OH 44131-5723
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-986-1934
Home of the award-winning Galley Boy! Friendly curb runners serving up fresh, never-frozen burgers, shakes, & crispy extras since 1934!

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