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Dba Akron

21 Furnace St, Akron, OH 44308-1959
+1 330-375-5050
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“scallops” (15 reviews)
“spaghetti” (17 reviews)
“ribeye” (6 reviews)
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4:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
21 Furnace St, Akron, OH 44308-1959
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girl and I were warmly greeted and seated upon immediate entrance into the dining establishment. Our server then introduced himself and proceeded to take our drink orders, then allowed adequate time to make our dining choices. She had a cosmopolitan and chose the DBA...More

Thank caport1
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Had been to DBA several times in the past, what the heck happened. Ordered a steak that was under cooked and my twice baked potato was the size of a salt shaker. This service was great as usual but my meal sucked. Have had better...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Started out bad being seated next to a large, loud, drinking 30-something group having fun. Management stepped up and found us another table (for 6) and provided us with a free appetizer for our troubles and patience. Don't agree with it being billed as a...More

Thank GoPlaces208328
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We went with a group of friends and had a wonderful night out. NIna is an absolutely fantastic server - she made our experience outstanding. The food is overall very good. Everyone in our group was very pleased with their total experience.

Thank STW13_13
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Business dinner here was very solid - tasty steaks, chops and seafood. Service was good and the atmosphere was high energy.

Thank CinVinman
Reviewed 25 July 2018

our daughter lives in Akron we are originally Lithuanian and we really enjoy the food whenever we visit. The pasta is bar none and the servers try hard to make your meal enjoyable. we just wanted to give them a shout out since we joined...More

Thank jackbk
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have been here about 5-10 times over the past few years. It is one of the BEST places to get a steak in the area. I absolutely love the foie gras. The food is always delicious basically. The only thing I can say is...More

Thank NaomiW1187
Reviewed 4 July 2018

At a conference I organized a dinner for 10 and. One for two. They delivered both times and the food was creative and well prepared.

Thank B F H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Allie was our waiter and she was friendly, efficient, and recommended a great burger! Although this is an upscale restaurant, the atmosphere is relaxed and friendly. My daughter and I sat outside and listened to live music. This place has one of the best burgers...More

Thank Lmcgraw551
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I always think that this place is the best in Akron. Good place to go after work right place to die. Food is wonderful service is good.

Thank Casey M
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8 January 2015|
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Response from clevelandmike1 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no, but this is mainly based off the menu, unless of course your children have advanced palates for their age.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 1:00 AM
4:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Furnace St, Akron, OH 44308-1959
    (Main St)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Akron
  • Phone Number: +1 330-375-5050
D.B.A. is a modern restaurant, in a modern setting, right on the edge of downtown Akron. The restaurant showcases an elegant dining space, private dining room, great cocktails at a late night bar and a spacious, comfortable patio. Our flagship restaurant, Dante in the historic Tremont area of Cleveland, is rated by Zagat dining guide as Extraordinary to Perfection. The dining experience here at D.B.A. only promises to mirror these standards. Enjoy a new kind of menu. A new kind of cuisine. And a new dining experience.
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