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Johnny's Little Bar

614 Frankfort Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-1207
+1 216-861-2166
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (42 reviews)
“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“veal parm” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
614 Frankfort Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-1207
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little find in downtown Cleveland. We went prior to a Cavaliers game for a nice meal and drinks. Great atmosphere - but were told it would be the place to go postgame. Food was delicious, but the service was exceptional. When/if we get to...More

Thank monicacN2080AI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a proper bar. It's hidden on a side street in an area with what seemed to be fancy restaurants. This bar is not fancy. It's where you get beer, a burger, and watch whichever Cleveland team is playing that night. Friendly service and...More

Thank Turner S
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Just walked by and had to check out Johnny’s Little Bar and try their burger. Awesome burger and fries!! Great selection of beers on tap. Not your average dive bar.

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Very cozy place with fantastic staff. Had a great time here with friends. Drank, ate and drank some more.

Thank ksutton0913
Reviewed 29 December 2017

jOHHNYS LITTLE BAR is tucked away on Frankfort Ave. A short walk from Public Square. The Cheese Burgers were cooked pefectly and the beer was cold. The service was good and the staff was very friendly .

Thank Carl L
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

On a short road trip to Cleveland we had the pleasure of popping into this bar! Great dive bar. Burgers and onions rings were delicious. Some great Ohio beers to try. Music was a mix of classic rock and 90s. The bartenders and other patrons...More

Thank Lauren A
Reviewed 20 October 2017

a little bar on a side street easily overlooked not fancy but food cooked by same chef as formal more expensive restaurant upstairs try veal parm or cod -both fantastic a bit crowded and loud after work on weekdays suggest going early or on weekend

Thank rsegraves
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The bartender at our hotel recommended this place the first night we arrived in Cleveland. We never would have found it otherwise as it is below ground level on the side of the main restaurant. This is a rustic and tiny place with a small...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

a friend told me about it and I was dying to try it. Stopped for a drink on the way to dinner somewhere else. We didn't eat but understand their limited menu comes from the same kitchen as Johnnys. Loved the atmosphere. I'd be stopping...More

Thank Frank Z
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This has long been possibly my favorite Cleveland casual restaurant. It's a hole in he wall with great service, the best burgers in town bar none but also a lot of other really good food on the menu including steaks and fish and sandwiches etc....More

Thank JerseyDad
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23 February 2017|
Response from Tammy R | Reviewed this property |
They have a great jukebox.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
4:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 614 Frankfort Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-1207
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-861-2166
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