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Karl's Inn of the Barristers

$$ - $$$American, ,
1264 W 3rd St, Cleveland, OH 44113-1513
+1 216-241-4141
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Pub, Bar
$$ - $$$
1264 W 3rd St, Cleveland, OH 44113-1513
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant brags about the best Rueben sandwich. They were right! Just down the street from Lake Erie waterfront this is a must for local attractions.

Thank widowson510
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast this morning at Karl's. The hotel suggested it. We had the big breakfast. Eggs and bacon cooked to perfection. Potatoes- seasoned and just the right blend of crunch and smooth. The pancakes were good. The coffee amazing! Service outstanding. A little pricey...More

Thank Lisa Ann W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

After a disastrous hotel stay. I took my family to Karls for breakfast. Stepping in the restaurant is taking a step back in time. Amazingly Karl was there meeting people and cooking. Yvonne the server was on point and friendly. The food was simple, seasoned...More

Thank Camden426
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Quick and easy. Nice place to meet others have lunch or dinner. You don't feel rushed to eat and get out.

Thank C1452BOjosephm
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food amazing place. So much history, the interior is amazing so much space. The place is huge. They have two bars. One on the main floor and one on the up stairs. And Karl?! He's a very cool person. I seriously recommend this cool...More

Thank adela p
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Business trip, staying at the Hilton. Looking for a quick place to grab lunch to go. Saw this place and just had to try it. Very old school inside. I mean, when was the last time you saw a cigarette vending machine? 1970? I asked...More

Thank ChicagoWineGeek
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Stopped in for a quick lunch with my wife on a Saturday. We split the Turkey Reuben because if was big enough for 2 for lunch. Had fries on the side and it was very good and very well priced. Very nice lady working the...More

Thank JeffIndiana33
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Was in Cleveland doe a convention and Karl's was recommended by a Cleveland ambassador. It was the largest corned beef sandwich I've seen! Delish! The French fries were also great. Karl, the owner, is a salty dog! Spent quite a bit of time chatting with...More

Thank Terri1015
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The corn beef sandwich is what they are known for. Maybe plan on sharing... it is huge. Good fries and pleasant employees.

Thank Jayce2016
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place has been in downtown Cleveland, like forever! And it has it's place. You want breakfast? Lunch? A place to grab something on the sidewalk on game day? This is the place! Not always open for dinner - call ahead. But a homey place...More

Thank Patty_in_Cleveland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Pub, Bar
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1264 W 3rd St, Cleveland, OH 44113-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-241-4141
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