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Gene's Place To Dine

3730 Rocky River Dr, Ste 5, Cleveland, OH 44111-4044
+1 216-252-1741
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Italian
3730 Rocky River Dr, Ste 5, Cleveland, OH 44111-4044
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sports and Hollywood photo's & memorabilia cover the walls. Reminded me of a family style home cooking place from another era. I had the pancakes which were very good. My buddy had the Tuscan soup, which he said was excellent (looked good also) and the...More

Thank Ted C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner with 9 friends. The menu is quite varied and satisfying. Most of us had sandwiches, burgers and other very good items from the menu. The fries and onion rings were done to perfection as was everything we ordered. Special thanks to our servers...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Lot's of nostalgia to check out here! This is a really nice alternative to so many generic restaurants. Food was tasty and the prices were reasonable. Note for sandwiches: the sides/fries are extra- a la carte. BUT- free popcorn!

Thank classicdj
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went to Gene's Place for lunch. I haven't been there for years. It is such a wonderful place to eat. So nostalgic. Photos of movie stars such as Marilyn Monroe, Mickey Rooney, etc. cover the walls. The menu items all have...More

Thank ekjc
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is the best place for breakfast. It's reasonably priced, generous servings, great service, and they have the best pancakes.

Thank J A B
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had a great time here (7 of us, with one six year old in the group). I loved the 50s and 60s music theme and photos all around, the menu was incredible diverse, and we really enjoyed ourselves! the chicken special (chicken breast with...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Sadly, NOT handicap accessible. There are no areas within the searing area that can be accessed by someone in a wheelchair due to two steps and no ramp

Thank Bette P
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Had the bar b que chicken. Wonderfully prepared. The appetizer of chicken tenders was also wonderful. They were of great protons.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The decor is great, very nostalgic of the 1940s+. Menu is very standard to what you might find at the local diner. Food tasted great. I would have liked to see turkey meat for the breakfast menu. Friday's and Saturday's have a live piano player....More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The food here is very good and It has been for decades. The free popcorn is a treat for all,. This is place is like stepping back in time. It brings back memories from my childhood..

Thank Patrick K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3730 Rocky River Dr, Ste 5, Cleveland, OH 44111-4044
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-252-1741
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