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L'Albatros Brasserie + Bar

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11401 Bellflower Road, Cleveland, OH 44106-3961 (Ford Drive)
+1 216-791-7880
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11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 20:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 23:45
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went for our anniversary. I was surprised we had to pay for parking to eat as there are many restaurants to choose from without having to pay to park. We were greeted at the door and had a drink in the bar as we were early. The service was delightful and the drink pleasant. At dinner,... More 

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Thank Joann H
Cleveland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited with another couple and had a great time. Let me get the best part out right away. The cheese cart is a must have! They bring out all the cheeses for you to see and explain every single one. Then you just pick and choose which ones you want as they tell you about them.... More 

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Thank Emily K
Pepperell, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were visiting Cleveland last weekend and wanted to eat at unusual restaurants. We turned to Trip Advisor for reviews and went to the number 1, 2, and 3 places. We were not disappointed!!! This charming spot was right next to our hotel, the Glidden House. We found the restaurant to be very creative and the service... More 

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Thank Lauri S
Ann Arbor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here before walking to the art museums-- its a lovely spot. Soup, salad, mussels and espressos were all delicious. It was clearly a favorite of parents and university students.

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Thank Amy S
Streetsboro, Ohio
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was excellent. A lot of choices. An amazing cheese selection from all over the world. The service was good as well.

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Thank Rob D
Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place, we have been eating here since the beginning. Tonight was different. The food was just average. The hangar steak was over cooked and the fries were off. The rest of the food was good but not great, not the standard that Zach usually lives up to.

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Thank xcapeohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate outside in the patio on a beautiful October afternoon. We shared the L'Albotros Burger & Mussels & Pomme Frites. Our meals were perfect & service was just as good. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank ThorntonF
Cleveland, Oh
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is highly rated by TA reviewers and it is very popular in University Circle. I dined there at least once/year dating back to the years that had a different ownership and was called That Place on Bellflower. The restaurant is structured as a french bistro-brasserie. The menu is quite vast and underwent little changes during the last ten... More 

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Thank marcopolo111
Highland Park, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

5 of us for dinner and each of us very much enjoyed our selections. Escargot were yummy. French onion soup was good. Salads were very nice. Two entrées were lobster quenelle and whitefish. Finished to the last bite. The hanger steak was nicely prepared. Dessert was a pistachio cake. Strange, hardly a crumb left on the plate. We very much... More 

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Madison, Mississippi
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Was really expecting great things considering the #2 restaurant in Cleveland rated by Trip Advisor but was a little disappointed. Could definitely be simply what we ordered. I got the mussels and my wife got the chicken confit. Neither was what we expected. My mussels were covered with fries and some type of sauce. Fries on top of mussels? Mistakenly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$45
Cuisine
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:45
Friday
11:30 - 23:45
Saturday
11:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11401 Bellflower Road, Cleveland, OH 44106-3961
    (Ford Drive)
  • Public Transportation: The RTA Health Line bus stops in University Circle at E. 115th Street. L'Albatros is located approximately 3 blocks from the bus stop.
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-791-7880

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