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“Really good food, but kept running out of the beers on draft”
Review of Lava Lounge

Lava Lounge
Ranked #430 of 2,005 Restaurants in Cleveland
Price range: US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisines: American, Contemporary, Bar
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Outdoor Seating
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had a great meal with friends with the only negative being the draft beer list shrinking every time we ordered a beer. This was a Friday evening and therefore running out of beers shouldn't have occurred. We ordered a combination of small plates including appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, and salads. All were very good. It's off the new beaten path in Tremont, but definitely worth a visit for anyone looking for a good atmosphere, good food, and usually a good drink list.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I've been here a few times now, and I am always happy when I leave! They have really solid food - including several veg options - and the servers are all really nice. Good selection of beer and reasonable prices. It's very dark inside, but I wouldn't say that's actually a problem. Just always surprising! It's a small place with a small menu, but it's a unique and fun spot.

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Tremont is a restaurant oasis and Lava Lounge is the hidden gem in this neighborhood. The food is insanely good. They have a regular menu with an always rotating specials section that provides a good selection of edibles. The food is interesting and unique, but always tasty to the palate. My girlfriend and I, being locals, frequent Lava once a week and are excited to try the new items on the specials list. There are a large number of drafts available along with a bottled beer list that is quite large for any beer aficionado. The wine list is just as well thought out as the beer selection.

Although there are other restaurants more well known in Tremont, Lava Lounge is the neighborhood's best kept secret.

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Thank Eric S
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Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Dark crimson and brick, unique light fixtures casting a dim glow in a space small enough but big enough to seat patrons at the bar or tables, eclectic paintings, a large chalk board listing specials, and an amazing room upstairs to use for private parties or events with its own bar, are all unique aspects of Lava Lounge. Entrees and appetizers are designed by the chef who creates masterpieces in her small kitchen. Around for years, it still seems a hidden gem in Tremont ~ and well worth the discovery time and time again each visit. Great staff, superb hand crafted drinks, great menu = an amazing time.

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Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I went there for the first time ever with another couple.The wings were fantastic! My wife ordered pork belly tacos and they were the best tacos ever I ordered the cheeseburger with pork belly it was unbelievably great along with some unique fries. This place is the reason I love trying new places

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