Highest-rated cheap eats in Cleveland, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Cleveland, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Cleveland that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Erie Island Coffee Co

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (61 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: East 4th Street, Cleveland, OH
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#29. Big Al's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (58 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 12600 Larchmere Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44120-1110
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#28. Stone Oven Bakery Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (52 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Soups
- Address: 2267 Lee Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118-3447
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#27. Mason's

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (33 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 4401 Bridge Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-3327
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#26. Al's Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (38 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Deli
- Address: 1717 E 9th St Corner Superior And 9th, Cleveland, OH 44114-2808
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#25. Boney Fingers BBQ

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (24 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1800 Euclid Ave #3, Cleveland, OH 44115
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#24. Brewnuts

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (28 reviews)
- Detailed ratings:
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 6501 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102-3013
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#23. Rising Star Coffee Roasters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (55 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 1455 W 29th St, Cleveland, OH 44113-2970
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#22. Vincenza's Pizza & Pasta

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (70 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Address: 603 Prospect Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44115-1114
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#21. Rising Star Coffee Roasters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (28 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 412 Superior Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44114-1208
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#20. Jack Frost Donuts

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 4960 Pearl Rd, Cleveland, OH 44109-5143
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#19. Bialy's Bagels

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 2267 Warrensville Center Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118-3143
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#18. Hatfield's Good Grub

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (28 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 16700 Lorain Road, Cleveland, OH 44111-5507
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#17. East Coast Original Frozen Custard

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (42 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 5618 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44124-2907
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#16. Colossal Cupcake

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (181 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 528 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114-2219
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#15. Johnny's Little Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (96 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 614 Frankfort Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-1207
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#14. Nate's Deli & Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (105 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Middle Eastern, Lebanese
- Address: 1923 W 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113-3418
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#13. Rocket Fizz - Soda Pop & Candy Shop

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (69 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: not available
- Address: 530 Euclid Ave Suite 22B, Cleveland, OH 44115-1125
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#12. Yours Truly Playhouse Square

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (118 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 1228 Euclid Ave Halle Building, Cleveland, OH 44115-1834
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#11. Superior Pho

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (118 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese
- Address: 3030 Superior Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44114-4360
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#10. Mitchell's Ice Cream

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (66 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 11444 Uptown Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106-4363
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#9. Barrio

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (217 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 503 Prospect Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44115-1113
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#8. Noble Beast Brewing Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (74 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 1470 Lakeside Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44114-1137
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#7. Pho Thang Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (133 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese
- Address: 815 Superior Ave E, Cleveland, OH 44114-2706
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#6. West Side Market Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (180 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 1979 W 25th St Suite A13, Cleveland, OH 44113-3455
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#5. Happy Dog

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (216 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 5801 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102-3001
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#4. Barrio

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (272 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Southwestern
- Address: 806 Literary Rd, Cleveland, OH 44113-4439
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#3. Corbo's Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (173 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Italian
- Address: 12210 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1926
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#2. Steve's Gyros

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (178 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mediterranean
- Address: West Side Market 1979 West 25th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113
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#1. Presti's Bakery & Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (632 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, Italian
- Address: 12101 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1923
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