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Karl's Inn of the Barristers

) #237 of 1,521 Restaurants in Cleveland $$ - $$$ American, ,
1264 W 3rd St, Cleveland, OH 44113-1513
+1 216-241-4141
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“corn beef” (6 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1264 W 3rd St, Cleveland, OH 44113-1513
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food amazing place. So much history, the interior is amazing so much space. The place is huge. They have two bars. One on the main floor and one on the up stairs. And Karl?! He's a very cool person. I seriously recommend this cool...More

Thank adela p
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Business trip, staying at the Hilton. Looking for a quick place to grab lunch to go. Saw this place and just had to try it. Very old school inside. I mean, when was the last time you saw a cigarette vending machine? 1970? I asked...More

Thank ChicagoWineGeek
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Stopped in for a quick lunch with my wife on a Saturday. We split the Turkey Reuben because if was big enough for 2 for lunch. Had fries on the side and it was very good and very well priced. Very nice lady working the...More

Thank JeffIndiana33
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Was in Cleveland doe a convention and Karl's was recommended by a Cleveland ambassador. It was the largest corned beef sandwich I've seen! Delish! The French fries were also great. Karl, the owner, is a salty dog! Spent quite a bit of time chatting with...More

Thank Terri1015
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The corn beef sandwich is what they are known for. Maybe plan on sharing... it is huge. Good fries and pleasant employees.

Thank Jayce2016
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This place has been in downtown Cleveland, like forever! And it has it's place. You want breakfast? Lunch? A place to grab something on the sidewalk on game day? This is the place! Not always open for dinner - call ahead. But a homey place...More

Thank Patty_in_Cleveland
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great breakfast & lunch spot. We found it as we missed the breakfast at the Hilton. Great omelettes for half the price. The sandwiches looked so good that wee got some to go for the trip back home.

Thank brandywinelady
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

On our way out of town we were looking for a good quick breakfast. A limited menu but enough to choose from for a decent meal.

Thank mom2pg
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The day before taking in a football game at First Energy Stadium in downtown Cleveland, 3 hungry football fans stumbled upon Karl's Inn of the Barristers. We were checking on Yelp for a good deli type restaurant and was unable to find it. We looked...More

Thank hansjanice
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We stop at Karl's everytime we are in Cleveland. Corned Beef sandwiches are best in town, piled high with fresh Corned Beef on fresh rye bread. Homemade desserts, great menu and best is Karl he stops by to chat with his customers makes you feel...More

Thank kellyeagle2
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  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1264 W 3rd St, Cleveland, OH 44113-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-241-4141
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