New American - Best of 2018

Published Jul 11, 2018

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2018 Winner

1. The Pompadour

Voters Love

"I live in Fairport Harbor and this place has become a staple for my fiancé and I. The bartender they recently hired is..." via Lindsey W.

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320 High Street Fairport Harbor OH 44077
  • The Pompadour, Great Meals, New American, 320 High Street World Map Fairport Harbor OH 44077
    Nominee for: New American
    320 High Street, World Map Fairport Harbor, OH
  • Fahrenheit, Great Meals, New American, 2417 Professor Ave Tremont Cleveland OH 44113
    Nominee for: New American
    2417 Professor Ave, Tremont Cleveland, OH
  • Nouveau Bistro & Lounge, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, Steakhouse, 7590 Fredle Dr World Map Painesville OH 44077
    Nominee for: New American
    7590 Fredle Dr, World Map Painesville, OH
  • Lola Bistro, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, Italian, 2058 E 4th St Downtown Cleveland OH 44115
    Nominee for: New American
    2058 E 4th St, Downtown Cleveland, OH
  • Vault, Nightlife, Great Meals, Dance Club, Trendy Bar, New American, 2017 E 9th St Downtown Cleveland OH 44115
    Nominee for: New American, Trendy Bar
    2017 E 9th St, Downtown Cleveland, OH
  • Nemo Grille, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 36976 Detroit Rd Avon OH 44011
    Nominee for: New American
    36976 Detroit Rd, World Map Avon, OH
  • Square Bistro, Great Meals, New American, 205 Main Street Chardon OH 44024
    Nominee for: New American
    205 Main Street, World Map Chardon, OH
  • Forage Public House, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Beer Selection, Neighborhood Bar, Wings, New American, 14600 Detroit Extension World Map Lakewood OH 44107
    Nominee for: New American
    14600 Detroit Extension, World Map Lakewood, OH
  • Square 22 Restaurant and Bar, Great Meals, New American, 13485 Pearl Road World Map Strongsville OH 44136
    Nominee for: New American
    13485 Pearl Road, World Map Strongsville, OH
  • Creekside Restaurant & Bar, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 8803 Brecksville Road Brecksville OH 44141
    Nominee for: New American
    8803 Brecksville Road, Brecksville, OH
  • Crop Bistro & Bar, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1400 W 6th St Cleveland OH 44113
    Nominee for: New American
    1400 W 6th St, Downtown Cleveland, OH
  • Don's Pomeroy House, Great Meals, New American, Seafood, Steakhouse, 13664 Pearl Rd Strongsville OH 44136
    Nominee for: Seafood, New American
    13664 Pearl Rd, World Map Strongsville, OH
  • Bistro 185, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 991 East 185th Street North Shores Cleveland OH 44119
    Nominee for: New American
    991 East 185th Street, North Shores Cleveland, OH
  • LockKeepers, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 8001 Old Rockside Rd Valley View OH 44125
    Nominee for: New American
    8001 Old Rockside Rd, Valley View, OH
  • Nominee for: New American
    2033 Crocker Road, World Map Westlake, OH
  • Fire Food & Drink, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 13220 Shaker Sq Cleveland OH 44120
    Nominee for: New American
    13220 Shaker Sq, Buckeye-Shaker Cleveland, OH
  • Lodge at Geneva State Park, Great Meals, New American, 4888 North Broadway Geneva-on-the-Lake OH 44041
    Nominee for: New American
    4888 North Broadway, Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH
  • The Oak Barrel, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Nightlife, Burger, New American, Beer Selection, 5975 Canal Road Cleveland OH 44125
    5975 Canal Road, Cleveland, OH
  • Nominee for: New American
    1069 East Broad Street, World Map Elyria, OH
  • 7768 West 130th Street, World Map Cleveland, OH
  • Azure Rooftop Lounge, Nightlife, Great Meals, Trendy Bar, New American, 2017 E 9th St Downtown Cleveland OH 44115
    Nominee for: Trendy Bar, New American
    2017 E 9th St, Downtown Cleveland, OH
  • Tinkers Creek Road Tavern, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 14000 Tinkers Creek Rd Cleveland OH 44125
    Nominee for: New American
    14000 Tinkers Creek Rd, Cleveland, OH
  • The Flying Fig, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 2523 Market Ave Cleveland OH 44113
    Nominee for: New American
    2523 Market Ave, Ohio City Cleveland, OH
  • Nominee for: New American
    17446 Lorain Avenue, Kamms Corners Cleveland, OH
  • Skye Bistro, Great Meals, New American, 8434 Mentor Ave World Map Mentor OH 44060
    Nominee for: New American
    8434 Mentor Ave, World Map Mentor, OH
Contest Overview
  • 36,284
    Total Votes
  • 18,133
    Voters
  • 147
    Winners

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