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10 Best Cheap Eats in Cleveland, OH

Michelle McQuade | December 27, 2017

10 Best cheap eats in Cleveland

Cleveland offers a great and sundry dining experiences, from fine-dining restaurants to affordable yet delicious eateries. This time, we’re shining the spotlight on some of Cleveland’s best cheap eats. Let’s dig in!

  1. 1. George’s Kitchen
    13101 Triskett Road

    If you’re looking for great value for money, George’s Kitchen ranks high on my list. This cozy eatery offers generous portions of classic American fare for under $10.

  2. 2. Happy Dog
    5801 Detroit Road

    Happy Dog serves some of the best gourmet hot dogs in Cleveland, complete with a variety of 75+ tap beers. Their tater tots are not to be missed as well. You can score a satisfying meal at Happy Dog for less than $10.

  3. 3. Barrio Tremont
    806 Literary Road

    Barrio’s first branch in east-side, Barrio Tremont is a go-to place for locals looking to go crazy with customized tacos, complemented well with a great selection of cocktails and desserts, all for a relatively affordable price.

  4. 4. Superior Pho
    3030 Superior Avenue #105

    If you think a bowl of award-winning Vietnamese pho costs a fortune, think again. Widely acclaimed Vietnamese eatery Superior Pho serves amazing bowls of pho (generously laden) for as low as $9.25. Superior Pho also offers other traditional Vietnamese food such as vermicelli noodles and rice dishes. For refreshments, do try their bubble tea.

  5. 5. West Side Market Cafe
    1979 W 25th Street

    West Side Market Cafe is the best place in Cleveland for those craving American home-style meals using the freshest and high-quality local ingredients. The icing on the cake is getting to enjoy the great food in an equally great, lively setting.

  6. 6. Johnny’s Little Bar
    614 Frankfort Avenue

    Located behind Johnny’s Downtown, Johnny’s Little Bar has a wide variety of burgers, homemade fries, beers, and Italian dishes, all offered at incredibly friendly prices. This might be your next go-to, late-night joint.

  7. 7. Local West
    7400 Detroit Road

    This trendy gastropub has a menu that offers “craft” sandwiches, handmade burgers made with locally sourced beef, a wide selection of craft beers, and more, all for very reasonable prices.

  8. 8. Vincenza’s Pizza and Pasta
    5th Street Arcades, 603 Prospect Avenue E

    Looking for New York-style pizzas in Cleveland? Look no further, for Vincenza’s is here to solve your problems. Located in 5th Street Arcades, Vincenza’s Pizza and Pasta serves “the best pizza in Cleveland,” according to a number of satisfied customers, for as low as under $10. Try out their baked penne and other pasta dishes as well.

  9. 9. Cleveland Pickle
    850 Euclid Avenue #100

    For unique and original Cleveland sandwiches, Cleveland Pickle is a definite must-try. Their tomato parmesan soup, deviled eggs, and of course, homemade pickles, are not to be missed!

  10. 10. Tommy’s Restaurant
    1824 Coventry Road

    For a reasonable price range of $11-$30, Tommy’s in Coventry Village offers a creative menu inspired by different parts of the world. Although the food is great, the real stars of Tommy’s, however, are their milkshakes. Always make room for one!

Are you looking for more Cleveland guides? Browse my blog today to find out more about Cleveland and how you can enjoy it to the fullest. For information about Chagrin Falls and Greater Cleveland real estate, get in touch with me today at 440-823-2448 or michellemcquade(at)howardhanna(dotted)com.

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