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Sweet Melissas

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19337 Detroit Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116-1801
+1 440-333-6357
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Lagrange, Ohio
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here for Mother's Day. Place was packed but we only waited a few minutes for a table. Coffee was fantastic and the food was just as good. The breakfast potatoes come with a sauce drizzled on then which I loved. They give you a good portion of food but the plates are really small. Will go back.

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Thank JulieJKH
Loudon, New Hampshire
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a nice lunch here recently. Our meals were prepared with fresh flavorful ingredients. We enjoyed some of the delicious house prepared desserts as well. Prices are a bit up there in my opinion for he total experience. Very nice waiter as well.

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Thank Colleen S
Avon, Ohio
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201 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is a sister restaurant to one in Avon Lake but the menus do vary somewhat. We both had a chicken wrap with a side salad and it was wonderful. The wrap was huge and we each took half of ours home. You have a choice of sides...the simple salad was very fresh and good. My wife had sweet potato... More 

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Thank NDfan65
Cleveland, Ohio
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102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Met a friend for lunch here over the weekend. While the restaurant was busy, we were seated right away. That is where the good service ended. Our waitress was essentially a ghost---we sat with empty drinks for over 40 minutes. Mind you, we were drinking iced tea and water so nothing here was too difficult. When she finally did return... More 

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Thank Anne L
Bay Village, Ohio
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I have been going to sweet Melissa since they opened. The food is always great , sometimes the food takes a while but then again they are not just just reheating food that was made elsewhere like a lot of chains do. Fun atmosphere and very welcoming to everyone

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Thank kf1964
Westlake, Ohio
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017

our party was huge, but the service was great. we did not have to wait long, and the foods were very good at reasonable price

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Thank MilleniumMVP
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

As a vegetarian, it's hard to find a good place for brunch. Sweet Melissa did not disappoint. The service was friendly - the place was buzzing - the food was beautiful. It wasn't greasy and it was packed with flavor. Bravo!

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Thank jmmcmanu
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I've given up. While the menu has a decent variety and the food is pretty tasty, the service is consistently bad. Today was the last straw. The restaurant wasn't even half full and we had to track down our waitress twice. Two hours for a simple lunch for three people. My New Year's Resolution for 2017? Recommend another restaurant when... More 

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Aurora, Ohio
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500 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I took my staff to Melissa's for a Christmas Lunch. We arrived early (11:30) so there were very few customers. The staff was very accommodating even when we asked to be moved from a booth to a table. Our server, Antonio, took good care of us. The food was excellent! I had the roasted butternut salad and the chicken risotto.... More 

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Thank Angie_Ohio
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

So upon entering, the decor is nice and inviting. There was a "hostess like" person that sat us. She wasn't very friendly or welcoming, but we expected that based on reviews. Our server, Heidi seemed nice, however, she didn't introduce herself when she came to the table initially. We had to ask her what her name was. The menu doesn't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19337 Detroit Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Rocky River
  • Phone Number: +1 440-333-6357

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