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Sokolowski's University Inn

1201 University Rd, Cleveland, OH 44113-3642
+1 216-771-9236
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1201 University Rd, Cleveland, OH 44113-3642
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Homemade Polish food! What more can you ask for? The stuffed cabbage and homemade pierogis are my favorite! The Salisbury steak is a bit dry and lacks seasoning. Arrive when restaurant first opens to beat lunch rush or come after the lunch rush for an...More

Thank Courtney K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve lived about two miles from this restaurant for almost a year, and we finally made it over. Since they are only open for dinner, Friday and Saturday afternoons/evenings, visiting was tough for us. We’ve heard glorious things about this restaurant, and all the history...More

Thank Kimberley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had seen this restaurant on numerous local TV shows and was anxious to try it out. I went with my friend who had been before so I wasn’t totally lost. The food is served cafeteria style so you’ll want to review the offerings before...More

Thank Perry G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sokolowski's University inn is a place not to be missed. From the memorabilia on the walls, history of the building and finally the food. Homemade food that is out of this world, health portions as Grandma would give you. Chicken paprikash, pierogies, stuffed cabbage, these...More

Thank gcg3refs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Genuine Polish Eastern European food in family owned and operated restaurant Lunch only Monday to Thursday dinner Friday And Saturday night Pork schnitzel kielbasa Salisbury steak red cabbage all fantastic Expect to see neighborhood crowd plus business people having lunch weekdays Weekend nights can be...More

Thank rsegraves
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has been here for many years that I can recall, all the way back to when I was a kid and back then Mom would bring me here for the Salisbury steak when I was good in school. This place is always full...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Food was just ok, the ambiance was non-existent.We had a gentleman hovering over our table actually wiping it off before we even got up to leave and taking plates mid meal. The moto here is "get em in and out as fast as you can"....More

Thank RKHunter96
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Saturday evening. Waiting line inside from main entrance past the beer bar to the side entrance moved pretty fast. Select food from the buffet counter so can see what you want. Had the mussels which are made to order. Plus two sides arrived at our...More

Thank 123JohnO
Reviewed 23 March 2018

To say that I overindulged here would be an understatement: Pierogis, kielbasa, stuffed cabbage (huge portion), beet salad. Everything was delicious...Reminded me of my Grandma's cooking...Yes, that good! Warm atmosphere, friendly staff, fun experience. Love the Polish music playing when you walk in. Highly recommend...More

1  Thank TomL911
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I love this place. Everything about it is great. Great environment. Great people. I love looking at the pictures on the wall. Polish beer on tap. Best stuffed cabbage on the planet. Probably even better than my Grandmas but don't tell anyone I said that....More

Thank Ian W
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Questions & Answers
19 October 2017|
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Response from Tim K | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are and you need a reservation as they will be having a limited number of walk in clambakes available.
Jan K
4 September 2016|
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Response from Diana H | Reviewed this property |
Great question! Have no idea if they will be open those days. Try giving them a call.
28 February 2015|
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Response from Elohim80 | Reviewed this property |
No but you can choose what you want. The food is great and my kids 3 and 5 loved it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 University Rd, Cleveland, OH 44113-3642
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-771-9236
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