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The Flat Iron Cafe

) #198 of 1,521 Restaurants in Cleveland $$ - $$$ American, , Irish
1114 Center St, Cleveland, OH 44113-2406
+1 216-696-6968
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Irish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1114 Center St, Cleveland, OH 44113-2406
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited on Sunday afternoon. Three people. One ordered the steak, medium, but subbed out the mixed vegetables for fries and asked for no gravy on the mashed potatoes. Received mixed vegetable and and no potatoes. Steak was over done. Salad not delivered until after...More

Thank mikefromcleve
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this restaurant on Mother's Day. The food was actually good but the drinks were very expensive. I also had not been here for many years and actually missed the old appearance. It was totally redone and attractive but it was missing the...More

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to visit the Flats in its boom time of the 80's and 90's which was essentially bulldozed. It's been reworked and rebuilt to a very nice area that looks a lot like something you'd find in a suburban location. The Flat Iron is...More

Thank Pete E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here yesterday before a concert at Nautica and had a great time. We went somewhere else prior to eat and just stopped for a few drinks beforehand. Our server Jeff was fantastic .. he was so much fun and we'll definitely be back to...More

Thank MistyWolf
Reviewed 14 June 2017

at the suggestion of friends, we planned for dinner prior to an area concert. Nicely tucked away in Cleveland's west flats and conveniently located for attending Jacobs Pavilion events, or river cruises. I knew I would enjoy our experience when I first viewed the exterior....More

Thank DragonDad
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We happened on to Flat Iron as we were exploring the Flatlands area of Cleveland. Had a great window seat looking out onto the Cuyahoga River. Friendly staff and good food. It always pays to go off the beaten path! Next time you visit Cleveland,...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Nice place. Had the cajun burger. and it was very good. Big burger for the price. The flavor was just shy of great. The wife had the fish and chips. The fish was very tasty and melts in your mouth. Very tender with great crunch...More

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

After all the rave reviews my husband and I read about this place, we decided to try it. First there was the $2 charge to park in the lot across the street because we didn't have any change for the meter. We ordered on the...More

Thank Dana H
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The Old Flat Iron had more ambiance, the revised one has descent food, but still is a great place to have a sandwich and a beer and watch a game. I do not recommend going on band night as it is way too loud.

Thank MH19620
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We went on a weeknight for dinner hoping to find some native Lake Erie food. On offer was lake perch. We tried that and the fish and chips and both were tasty. Atmosphere was nice with the river just outside the window and prices were...More

Thank John D
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Rich N
30 July 2016|
Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is right over the little bridge great walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Center St, Cleveland, OH 44113-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-696-6968
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