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Lanning's Restaurant

826 N Cleveland Massillon Rd, Akron, OH 44333-2118
+1 330-666-1159
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good7%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“baked potato” (14 reviews)
“steak” (54 reviews)
“escargot” (6 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
826 N Cleveland Massillon Rd, Akron, OH 44333-2118
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful night we had at Lannings (1/12/19) taking our friends to dinner to celebrate their engagement. From Joe who made sure we had the most romantic table, to Jerry the best waiter ever ( and hats off to Alex who assisted Jerry too!)...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SteveB689
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good restaurant with great food, nice views of the creek running along side the restaurant, and most of all...excellent old fashioned service. The service is how I remember going to a fine restaurant used to be! Attentive, white shirt and tie,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Glenn B
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our company holiday dinner here. The food was fresh and delicious and the attentive servers were excellent. Everyone enjoyed their dinner. Cannot wait to return! Thank you Lannings!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jrcc1
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We went for our anniversary. We have been driving past this place our entire lives, but never visited. It is definitely a step back in time - waiters in tuxedos, wing back chairs, and a menu that looks like it could have been the same...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank smudpu
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The food was above average. It took 2 waiters taking care of the 4 of us to provide poor service. Hard/ cold butter for our rolls. No water refills until asked. Even though we were there on a slow night, we had a very early...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank KateandDiva
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten here before and in general the food had always been good, but the service hit a new low. Young and inexperienced waiters who appear largely unsupervised is a large part of the problem. Tonight we were put in a back room adjacent to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank 364christinec
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

It's so refreshing to find a restaurant that still knows how to provide excellent service. We were treated like a king and queen! The food was excellent as well. We both had seafood, scallops and walleye. It's unusual for a steakhouse to also be adept...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Natalie2
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This establishment is fabulous. The service everything from the valet parking to the maitre d to our two servers was impeccable. The food was wonderful. We had the escargot, french onion soup while I had rack of lamb and my wife had walleye. Lannings redefines...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank bcarr102256
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Ordered the walleye, It was pretty good, not outstanding. The rolls served very good. The salad and baked potato were good also. First of the all, they seated us in the bar area, even though the dining room didn't appear to be crowded. We were...More

Date of visit: May 2018
3  Thank Patrick P
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Steak and scampi was beautifully prepared and the service excellent. We have never been disappointed here

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank rkeskinen
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lee h
May 18, 2018|
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Response from wxman2014 | Reviewed this property |
Dress is business casual. Men don't need a tie, but don't come in with jeans either.
May 20, 2017|
Response from JJD702 | Reviewed this property |
Can't say for certain, but the price for the selections we ordered matches up. Our last outing there was for New Years Eve.
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Aileen013 | Reviewed this property |
Website is certainly the best resource. I would describe the menu as American traditional.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 826 N Cleveland Massillon Rd, Akron, OH 44333-2118
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Akron
  • Phone Number: +1 330-666-1159
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