Discover the BEST of the 2014 Cleveland Hot List

Based on more than 95,000 votes from local experts.

Top Cleveland Hot List Nominees

Arts and Entertainment

More nominees ›
Arts and Entertainment 427 nominees

View more Arts and Entertainment nominees


More nominees ›
Auto 331 nominees

View more Auto nominees

Beauty & Wellness

More nominees ›
Beauty & Wellness 577 nominees

View more Beauty & Wellness nominees

Cheap Eats

More nominees ›
Cheap Eats 497 nominees
  • Grumpy's Cafe, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Traditional American, Breakfast, 2621 W. 14th St. Tremont Cleveland  OH 44113

    1. Grumpy's Cafe (Tremont)

    Nominee for: Best Breakfast

    "Delicious menu ..a great variety-something for everyone. Grumpy's breakfast/brunch is fabulous. Gotta try their..."

  • The B Spot, Cheap Eats, Burger, Wings, Sandwich Shop, 20 Main St Westlake OH 44145

    2. The B Spot (Westlake, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Burger

    "Burgers are so mood dependent. Sometimes I want something healthy. Sometimes I want something a little greasy. But B..."

  • Antonio's Pizza, Cheap Eats, Pizza, Wings, Breakfast, Burger, Healthy Lunch, Sandwich Shop, Barbecue, 1912 Snow Rd (Midtown Plaza) Parma OH 44134

    3. Antonio's Pizza (Parma, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Pizza

    "I have been an eastsider all of my life (50yrs). My husband grew up Parma, and when I was pregant, all I did was crave..."

  • Melt Bar & Grilled - Lakewood, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Beer Selection, Trendy Bar, Sandwich Shop, Traditional American, Healthy Lunch, 14718 Detroit Ave Lakewood OH 44107

    4. Melt Bar & Grilled - Lakewood (Lakewood, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Sandwich Shop

    "Every time I go here (and it has been too numerous to count) they consistently blow me away with the yumminess of the..."

  • Wingstop, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Wings, Healthy Lunch, Sandwich Shop, Breakfast, 5907 Andrews Rd Mentor on The Lake OH 44060

    5. Wingstop - Mentor On The Lake (Mentor on The Lake, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Wings

    "Fresh and Hot Chicken Wings from The Wing Experts! Wingstop has taken chicken wings to a whole new level by saucing..."

View more Cheap Eats nominees


More nominees ›
Fashion 186 nominees
  • Fisher's Jewelers at Shoregate, Fashion, Designer Jewelry, Women's Accessories, Women's Boutique, 30332 Lake Shore Blvd Willowick OH 44095

    1. Fisher's Jewelers at Shoregate (Willowick, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Designer Jewelry

    "If you haven't gotten a bead bracelet you need to go to Fisher's Jewelers. They have the best colored and bling beads..."

  • Mar-Lou Shoes, Fashion, Shopping, Women's Shoes, Shoes, Women's Accessories, Women's Boutique, Vintage and Resale, Garden Center, 5471 Mayfield Road Lyndhurst, Ohio OH 44124

    2. Mar-Lou Shoes (Lyndhurst, Ohio, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Shoes

    "Every time I shop at Mar-Lou, I am nothing less than impressed by their caring and knowledgeable staff. Its a 45 minute..."

  • Curvy Consignments, Fashion, Vintage and Resale, 32674 Center Ridge Road North Ridgeville OH 44039

    3. Curvy Consignments (North Ridgeville, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Vintage and Resale

    "Curvy Consignments is truly a GODSENT!!! It's a place to take clothes I'm sick of wearing or are just not my style..."

  • 4. It's So You Boutique (Willoughby, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Women's Boutique

    "I just love this store, high-quality clothing, accessories, purses at reasonable prices - and their sales - OMG!!! I've..."

  • Tutu Tango, Shopping, Fashion, Children's Gifts, Children's Clothing, 203 East Royalton Road Broadview Heights OH 44147

    5. Tutu Tango (Broadview Heights, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Children's Clothing

    "I hope you win! my friends are competing in the HOTLIST for the (Best Pizza and Best Neighborhood Bar). Would you..."

View more Fashion nominees

Great Meals

More nominees ›
Great Meals 526 nominees
  • 1. Danny Boys Italian Eatery (Rocky River, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Italian

    "Oh my goodness! Where do I begin? The atmosphere is wonderful, Not only is it extremly clean but all of the memorabilia..."

  • Momocho, Great Meals Restaurants, Mexican, 1835 Fulton Rd Cleveland OH 44113

    2. Momocho (Ohio City)

    Nominee for: Best Mexican

    "THE BEST-if you're not voting for this place, it's obvious you just haven't been there. This is THE go to place when..."

  • Lola Bistro, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, Italian, 2058 E 4th St Downtown Cleveland OH 44115

    3. Lola Bistro (Downtown)

    Nominee for: Best New American

    "Truly one of the Cleveland dining hot spots - this restaurant is AMAZING!!! Chef Michael Symon has added his flare to..."

  • Lure Bistro & Sushi Bar, Great Meals, Nightlife, Sushi, Seafood, Romantic Restaurant, Wine Bar, 38040 Third St Willoughby OH 44094

    4. Lure Bistro & Sushi Bar (Willoughby, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Sushi

    "Incredible sushi; much better and less expensive than any of the sushi restaurants in the greater Cleveland area. Also..."

  • Cleveland Chop, Great Meals, Steakhouse, Brunch, 824 West Saint Clair Avenue Downtown Cleveland OH 44113

    5. Cleveland Chop (Downtown)

    Nominee for: Best Steakhouse

    "Great place for a celebration. Went for a company party and loved the meal. Big lunch portions and value. I will be..."

View more Great Meals nominees

Health & Fitness

More nominees ›
Health & Fitness 348 nominees
  • Rock City Dance, Health and Fitness, Health & Fitness, Dance Studio, Dance Studio for Kids, Yoga Studio, Personal Trainers, Dance Studio for Adults, 7501 Pearl Rd Middleburg Heights OH 44130

    1. Rock City Dance (Middleburg Heights, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Dance Studio for Kids

    "The TALENT that is represented by Sharie, Ken and their amazing 'family' of dance teachers is only surpassed by their..."

  • Inner Bliss Yoga Studio, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Yoga Studio, 19590 Lake Rd Rocky River OH 44116

    2. Inner Bliss Yoga Studio (Rocky River, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Yoga Studio

    "They are the best. All the instructors are very good at making sure you are doing the poses correctly. I love that..."

  • Totally Toned Personal Training, Health and Fitness, Health & Fitness, Personal Trainers, 669 E 185th St North Shores Cleveland OH 44119

    3. Totally Toned Personal Training (North Shores)

    Nominee for: Best Personal Trainers

    "As much as working out is not my favorite way to spend time...after spending time with Mike I have to admit that is..."

  • Crossfit Cleveland, Health and Fitness, Fitness, Gym, Personal Trainers, CrossFit, 1211 Allen Ct Rocky River OH 44116

    4. Crossfit Cleveland (Rocky River, OH)

    Nominee for: Best CrossFit

    "I've been with the "box" over 2 and a half years. That's from even the first outdoor workout that the gym's trainers..."

  • Pump It Up Fitness, Health & Fitness, Gym, 16000 Bagley Road Cleveland OH 44130

    5. Pump It Up Fitness (Cleveland, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Gym

    "Looking for personal training in a group atmosphere? Pump It Up Fitness is your place to workout. These classes are..."

View more Health & Fitness nominees

Local Flavor

More nominees ›
Local Flavor 56 nominees
  • Ferrante Winery & Ristorante, Great Meals, Arts and Entertainment, Local Flavor, Romantic Restaurant, Winery, 5585 State Rt 307 Harpersfield Twp, OH 44041 Geneva OH 44041

    1. Ferrante Winery & Ristorante (Geneva, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Winery

    "This use to a really good winery, on a recent visit I noticed that now the in house wine price and the take home price..."

  • West Side Market, Specialty Food and Drink, Local Flavor, Gourmet Grocery, Butcher Shop, Landmark, 1979 W 25th St Ohio City Cleveland OH 44113

    2. West Side Market (Ohio City)

    Nominee for: Best Landmark

    "My husband and I took our two kids there so that they could experience it and they both loved it. The baby just ate..."

  • The Browns Bunch, Local Flavor, Browns Tailgate, 100 Alfred Lerner Way Downtown Cleveland OH 44114

    3. The Browns Bunch (Downtown)

    Nominee for: Best Browns Tailgate

    "I hope you win! my friends are competing in the HOTLIST for the (Best Pizza and Best Neighborhood Bar). Would you..."

  • IngenuityFest, Local Flavor, Local Festival, 1900 Superior Avenue East Downtown Cleveland OH 44114

    4. IngenuityFest (Downtown)

    Nominee for: Best Festival

    "Hello from J&J Video Productions, and Sunset Canyon Photography. The best in videos and Photography votes for the best..."

  • Lolly Trolley, Local Flavor, City Tour, Industrial Valley Cleveland OH 44101

    5. Lolly Trolley (Industrial Valley)

    Nominee for: Best City Tour

    "Hello from J&J Video Productions, and Sunset Canyon Photography. The best in videos and Photography votes for the best..."

View more Local Flavor nominees


More nominees ›
Nightlife 306 nominees
  • 1. Buckeye Beer Engine (Lakewood, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Beer Selection

    "i've been there way to often for the last year and a half. there's almost always something new to me from day to day..."

  • 2. Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon (North Olmsted, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Brewpub

    "Their daily specials are some of the best I've ever seen. I check them every day to decide what's for dinner and send..."

  • Tony Maloney's Pub and Pizza, Nightlife, Irish Pub, Sports Bar, 9387 W Sprague Rd  North Royalton, OH 44133

    3. Tony Maloney's Pub and Pizza (North Royalton, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Irish Pub

    "This is a new place for me and my first experience was incredible. You guys have the best chicken parm sandwich ever..."

  • The Winchester, Nightlife, Live Music Venue, Neighborhood Bar, Jazz and Blues, Trendy Bar, 12112 Madison Ave Lakewood OH 44107

    4. The Winchester (Lakewood, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Live Music Venue

    "I LOVE THIS PLACE!!! The Owners and employees are all super friendly, the ambiance of this amazing club is so relaxed..."

  • The 1899 Pub, Nightlife, Beer Selection, Neighborhood Bar, 38228 Glenn Ave Willoughby OH 44094

    5. The 1899 Pub (Willoughby, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Neighborhood Bar

    "Great beers and staff. Especially since it changed ownership and that old annoying drunk Mark isn't around anymore!"

View more Nightlife nominees


More nominees ›
Pets 248 nominees

View more Pets nominees


More nominees ›
Shopping 433 nominees

View more Shopping nominees

Specialty Food and Drink

More nominees ›
Specialty Food and Drink 316 nominees
  • Royal Park Fine Wine and Liquor Agency, Nightlife, Specialty Food and Drink, Wine Bar, Wine Shop, 12770 Royalton Road North Royalton OH 44133

    1. Royal Park Fine Wine and Liquor Agency (North Royalton, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Wine Shop

    "Best place to get gifts. I go in at xmas with a list of what I want as far as cab, shiraz ect. , the price range. Joe..."

  • Blackbird Baking Company, Specialty Food and Drink, Bakery, Desserts, 1391 Sloane Ave Lakewood OH 44107

    2. Blackbird Baking Company (Lakewood, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Bakery

    "The most amazing Choc. Chip Cookie on the planet- and the most amazing macaroons .... sooooooo good... When I'm..."

  • Jack Frost Donuts, Specialty Food and Drink, Donuts, 4960 Pearl Rd Old Brooklyn Cleveland OH 44109

    3. Jack Frost Donuts (Old Brooklyn)

    Nominee for: Best Donuts

    "I haven't lived in Cleveland for almost 10 years now. But I grew up eating Jack Frost Donuts and I make sure that I..."

  • Mitchell's Homemade, Specialty Food and Drink, Ice Cream Shop, Desserts, Gourmet Grocery, 19700 Detroit Rd Rocky River OH 44116

    4. Mitchell's Homemade (Rocky River, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Ice Cream Shop

    "No one can beat the awesome taste of Mitchell's Homemade. I absolutely LOVE their Mint Brownie Frozen Yogurt. ) I only..."

  • Simply Delicious Pies, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Bakery, 3433 Lee Rd Cleveland OH 44120

    5. Simply Delicious Pies (Cleveland, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Desserts

    "As cliche as it sounds to say it, but the Simply Delicious girls do not make your average Joe pies! They work hard to..."

View more Specialty Food and Drink nominees


More nominees ›
Weddings 729 nominees
  • Cakes to You, Specialty Food and Drink, Weddings, Bakery, Cakes, 7419 Mentor Avenue Mentor OH 44060

    1. Cakes to You (Mentor, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Cakes

    "I just wanted to take a moment to tell Debbi that I appreciate all of her hard work and her creative work. Debbi made..."

  • La-Vera Party Center, Weddings, Caterer, Venue, 32200 Chardon Rd Willoughby OH 44094

    2. La-Vera Party Center (Willoughby, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Caterer

    "When I got engaged I went to at least 10 different locations for my reception. La-Vera was the last one we visited and..."

  • Jesse Webb Entertainment, Weddings, DJ, 7221 Hodgson Road Mentor OH 44060

    3. Jesse Webb Entertainment (Mentor, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Wedding DJ

    "We did our research and it paid off Jesse was simply amazing! He is personable and a fantastic DJ. He adhered to our..."

  • Night Moves Limousine and Coach, Weddings, Limousine, Venue, Rentals, DJ, 6468 Chase Drive Mentor OH

    4. Night Moves Limousine and Coach (Mentor, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Limousine

    "I am voting for Night Moves Limousine and Coach because I feel they are the best chauffeured transportation operation..."

  • B. Frohman Imaging + Design, Weddings, Photographer, 9010 Tyler Blvd, Ste U Mentor OH 44060

    5. B. Frohman Imaging + Design (Mentor, OH)

    Nominee for: Best Photographer

    "Bobbi is an amazing photographer. She has a friendly and welcoming personality, and her creative ability is..."

View more Weddings nominees

Recent Cleveland Hot List Brackets
Get more from the Cleveland Hot List
Arts and Entertainment
Beauty & Wellness
Cheap Eats
Great Meals
Health & Fitness
Local Flavor
Specialty Food and Drink
Contest Tools
Business Owners
Top Voters
Thanksgiving Madness
Microbrew Madness
FAQs / Help
How it Works - Deals
CityVoter Blog
The Cleveland Hot List features more than 5,532 businesses competing for title of Cleveland's best.

Connect with Cleveland Hot List