Sports Bar - 2016 Winners

Published Aug 25, 2016

We've all fallen into this trap. You excitedly enter your friend's house to catch the big game, and lo and behold, the TV is tiny, there's nowhere to sit, the beer is warm, and the food looks like it traveled 3000 miles to get there. Avoid the heartbreak, and visit one of these sports bars named the best in and around Cleveland by Cleveland Hot List voters.

2016 Winner

1. Hooley House Sports Pub & Grille

Voters Love

"I love all the food at the Hooley House, family favorites are the corned beef sandwich, corned beef and cabbage, hoolie..."  via Josie D.

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Multiple Locations
2016 Runner-Up

2. Rivals Sports Grille

Voters Love

"Love this place!! Great food & Great service... They run different food specials everyday of the week, or you can order..."  via Wesley B.

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6710 Smith Rd Middleburg Hts OH 44130
2016 Finalist

3. Characters Sports Bar & Grill

Voters Love

"there are so may televisions that you can pick and choose what you want to watch and even an outdoor covered patio that also..."  via Kevin

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6007 Brookpark Road Cleveland OH 44129
2016 Finalist

4. The Breakwall Food & Spirits

Voters Love

"Great owners..Good employees..Home ofall the sports team win or lose . Best time of the sports year is the Bukeyes & Browns..."  via Steve K.

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153 Lear Road Avon Lake OH 44012
2016 Finalist

5. Panini's Bar & Grill

Voters Love

"Great place for food, drink and entertainment. Very good prices, my only advice would be a standard shorts and less..." 

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Multiple Locations Cleveland OH 44011
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  • 32,892
  • 145

The 2016 Cleveland Hot List awards are based on more than 59,000 votes from local Cleveland-area experts.

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