Voodoo Brewery Cleveland

Wow, what a difference a month can make.   Remember life pre-COVID-19?  It’s hard to believe now, but we all used to gather in groups and do stuff together like eat in restaurants.  It seems so long ago… One of our last meals pre-COVID-19 was lunch at Voodoo Brewery Cleveland on Lee Road.  Voodoo Brewery […]

Boss Dog Brewing Company

Who let the dogs out?  I honestly don’t know, but I am glad to see that they are now on Lee Road. Boss Dog Brewing Company finally opened at the end of October after an extensive renovation of an old restaurant space on Lee Road.  The space was formerly occupied by the Lemon Grass Thai […]

The Black Box Fix

Who:  Dana C. Crawford, PhD What:  The Black Box Fix Where:  2307 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118 As previously mentioned, many a Clevelander mourned when Sweetie Fry closed its doors in the fall of 2014. We had just moved to Cleveland, so we never had the chance to indulge in the local selection of […]

The Wine Spot

Who:  Dana C. Crawford, PhDWhat:  The Wine SpotWhere:  2271 Lee Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118 I stumbled upon The Wine Spot early-on in my Cleveland experience. Mom and I were out house hunting last summer, and we noticed this wine and beer store was open on Sunday. A Sunday!If you have never lived outside the […]


Who:  Dana C. Crawford, PhDWhat:  LopezWhere: 2196 Lee Road, Cleveland, OH 44118  What do Mexico city, Palm Beach, Beverly Hills, and Cleveland all have in common? Lopez, a southwestern-style restaurant (Figure 1)! Lopez is conveniently located on Lee Road, the road of local eateries near our house.  I found this restaurant soon after my first […]


Who:  Dana C. Crawford, PhDWhat:  Marotta’sWhere:  2289 Lee Road, Cleveland, OH 44118 My husband Steve and I were on the eve of a big trip, so we were looking a for a good, quick dinner nearby our house in Cleveland Heights. Lee Road is an excellent place to find a bite to eat. The location […]

BottleHouse Brewery

Who:  Dana C. Crawford, PhDWhat: BottleHouse BreweryWhere:  2050 Lee Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118 As previously mentioned in a post, there are several restaurants and bars up and down Lee Road, and my husband Steve intends to visit every single one (except for the late Sweetie Fry, which closed early Fall 2014). One of our latest […]