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Cleats

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Bar, Pub, American
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15147 Pearl Rd, Strongsville, OH 44136-5034
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Strongsville, Ohio
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447 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Very good sandwiches, burgers, & wings. Service was pretty good too. Plenty of TVs, so you won't miss any action. Somewhat limited craft beer list.

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Thank Will H
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Got to cleats at 12:30 on a Friday and the restaurant was almost empty, except for a few people sitting at the bar and 2 booths with 2 people each. We sat ourselves in the dining area. The bartender was our server and it took for-e-ver to get drink orders, then for-e-ver to get our food order taken. 40+ minutes... More 

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Thank Iheartcolorado
Strongsville, OH
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254 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

We chose Cleats for a Saturday night, because of a Restaurant.com certificate and a need for something quick and casual. It had been about 3 years since the last time we had dined there. We were pleased to find that the place had been updated, plenty of tables available and a pleasant atmosphere. We chose a nice booth. Service was... More 

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Thank bbmuller
Lagrange, OH
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

We went in two hours before having to leave for the airport..bad mistake! We ordered wings salads and wraps. We asked for sauce on the side or the wings, which did not come that way. They were good but not crispy like we ordered. We waited for the rest of our food for 1 hour! The bartender was friendly but... More 

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Thank Spaztik
Medina, Ohio
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31 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

The owner of Cleats has survived the brutal sports bar industry by providing customers with Great Food, Happy Hour, Large Screen T.V. He has terminated franchises who did not conform to his plan, and that is the reason Cleats has survived after 30 plus years.

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Thank Gambler1952
Cleveland, Ohio
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

I love to go here for a game. Really good bar food and great beer. Amy is a fantastic bartender and always is service with a smile.

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Thank bptak1981
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Cleats is your typical sports bar with lots of TVs. They have recently updated everything so it's clean and inviting. The service is great as is the food. Maria at the bar is great!

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Thank Jfgunn
Matt H, Owner at Cleats, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We are continuing to work hard on updating the restaurant, menu, quality, and service and appreciate your great feedback, Maria and the rest of us hope to see you again soon! More 

Brunswick, Ohio
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

First the place was clean. Next our server was welcoming and cordial. The "twisted Tots" were so delicious...never had anything quite like these...a must try. Had the wings and they were meaty, not small wings. it was burger night and my wife lived hers. Overall a good experience...price was right. I really cannot point to anything to dislike...I would recommend... More 

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Thank Russ A
Matt H, Manager at Cleats, responded to this review

We are glad you liked the appetizers! Thank you for the great review, we look forward to seeing you again as we continue to make new improvements at this location! More 

Medina, Ohio
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99 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

We arrived on a Friday night and it was seat yourself seating. That concept works if the servers are attentive to know when there are patrons in their section. It doesn't work when 4 parties seat themselves in the same section at the same time. It took about 10 minutes before our server took our drink order and we still... More 

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Thank VacationReady330
Cleveland, Ohio
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2013

They are changing the fries. No bueno. They used to have fresh hand cut fries, but our waitress informed us that they are switching to processed frozen garbage due to customer complaints about fries being soggy. Here's a concept: teach someone how to cook them properly. Judging by my wings last night, the person on the fryer doesn't know what... More 

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Thank TommyM29

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15147 Pearl Rd, Strongsville, OH 44136-5034
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Strongsville
Description
A great sports bar with far more than "bar food"!

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