Gordon Square and the Detroit Shoreway have experienced a resurgence of activity in the last six years. There are some wonderful restaurants and shops nearby. Take a walk around and check out our bookstore (Guide to Kulchur) and record shop (Hausfrau Records). Then grab some dinner at…

xyzXYZ The Tavern

Sibling to ABC the Tavern (W 25th St.) and ABC Uptown (University Circle).
CPT’s go-to for dinner and a drink. Hip American pub fare with a full bar,
small patio and a fine selection of whiskies and craft beers.
In between CPT and Gypsy Bean.

Banter Beer and Wine

Banter brings a unique food and beverage experience featuring the region’s
finest curated selection of craft beer and fine wine from around the world
(and around the corner). They specialize in gourmet house-made sausages
and Quebec-style poutine.


Brewnuts makes small batch, craft beer based donuts made in the heart
of Cleveland. They combine the hospitality of the corner donut shop with
the comfort of your favorite watering hole. They love Cleveland, beer and
donuts – put them all together and you’ve got a Brewnut!


Don’s Lighthouse Grille

A wonderful dining experience with classic contemporary cuisine
featuring spectacular seafood, signature salads and pastas along
with hearty steaks and chops.

gypsy (1)Gypsy Beans & Baking Co.

Gordon Square’s neighborhood coffee shop.
In addition to your caffeine fix, get a soup and sandwich,
salad or pastry before or after the show.
Just west of CPT at the corner of W 65th and Detroit.

Luxe Kitchen and LoungeLuxe

If XYZ is a great bar with great food,
Luxe is a great restaurant with a great bar.
American/Italian ranging from traditional to refined
with an upscale feel. Just west of W. 65th on Detroit Ave.

Rincon Criollo Restaurant

Rincon Criollo is your very own piece of Puerto Rico in Cleveland. The food is very
affordable and very delicious. Sit, relax and let them take care of you, call in for pick
up, or just come in and place an order to go. Either way, you’ll love it!

sweetmosesSweet Moses

Your dessert destination.
Old fashioned soda fountain with handcrafted goodies.
Open late so you can impress your date.

Superelectric Pinball Parlor

Stop by and play over 20 games ranging from the 50’s to the latest releases. Located
in the heart of Gordon Square, Superelectric is a great addition to a fun night out!


Handcrafted cocktails, a great wine list and
exceptional locally-sourced upscale farm fare in an intimate setting.