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Lava Lounge

$$ - $$$, , American
1307 Auburn Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-5263
+1 216-589-9112
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
13 Jan 2018
“Very low key ”
8 Nov 2017
“Really good food, but kept running out of the beers on draft”
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Bar, Pub, American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
1307 Auburn Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-5263
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I came here on a whim one week night with a friend. It was really quiet but they had lots of great specials to choose from! We really enjoyed the atmosphere and the food was great. Definitely take advantage of their happy hour specials!

Thank Adrienne L
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...More

Thank CLEShawn
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...More

Thank Lilly S
Reviewed 12 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...More

Thank Eric S
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...More

Thank Sarah H
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...More

Thank cds1macy
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Service was slow, the fryer was on the blink so we couldn't order anything fried, and was overcharged for my drink. Atmosphere is dark and cold. Food was so-so. We were referred here by the host at their sister restaurant, Fat Cats, and was told...More

Thank wayshower13
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Stopped here for drinks and appetizers...the lumpia and the hummus was good. Did not like my cocktail, but the bartender quickly replaced it when I asked. I prefer a quieter more reserved atmosphere.

Thank JrnyJunkie
Reviewed 26 May 2012

Loved this place. Great atmosphere, plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. Excellent menu choice and great coffee. Recommend the banana and zucchini bread

1  Thank DebHnz
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Great hummus and pittas. Funky place with some cool cocktails. In a trendy area.

Thank amyp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Bar, Pub, American, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1307 Auburn Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-5263
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-589-9112
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