Cleveland Travel Guide

Andrew Zimmern makes some unexpected taste discoveries in Cleveland. From beef souse to popcorn shoots grown in the dark to a whole pig head served on a platter, Andrew finds out that Cleveland’s food is full ...

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Catanese Classic Seafood

Catanese Classic Seafood brings in 5-10,000 pounds of fresh fish every week, mainly yellow perch.

1600 Merwin Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113

The Chef's Garden (Vegetables From the Dark Side)

Andrew Zimmern travels to this farm near the shore of Lake Erie where they grow unique vegetables that look like something from another planet: oyster leaf (tastes like oysters), peas grown in the dark, beets grown in the dark and more!

Huron, OH

Czuchraj Meats

Czuchraj Meats is popular for its beef jerky, which has been recommended by chefs and TV personalities, Andrew Zimmern and Michael Symon.

(West Side Market) 1979 West 25th St #B10 Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Dohar Meat

Sample traditional Hungarian food here like Hurka: pork, liver, rice, onions, and spices, encased in cow intestine.

(West Side Market) 1979 West 25th St. #F1, Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Frank's Bratwurst

Having established itself at the G3 stand since 1970, Frank’s Bratwurst is a Cleveland staple at the West Side Market.

(West Side Market) 1979 West 25th St #G3, Cleveland, Ohio 44113

The Greenhouse Tavern

The Greenhouse Tavern, a sit-down restaurant, experiments with foods that are uniquely Cleveland, like pig head served whole after being cured, cooked and re-cooked, and oysters, the cluster of muscles behind the pig’s eye.

2038 E. 4th St, Cleveland, OH 44115

Katz Club Diner

Sample some of the city’s best sausage, including the Katz Club Classic, a deep-fried hot dog with the works and french fries.

1975 Lee Rd, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

Noodle Cat

Calling all ramen-noodles fans! Sample their Tailgate Mustard, a blend of jalapeno, Chinese mustard, and horseradish. And don’t miss their ramen made with lamb kidneys, chanterelles, bone marrow, shiro miso, chicken broth and caramelized onions.

(West Side Market) 1979 West 25th St #F3 Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Ray's Sausage

Ray’s is a family-owned business that takes pride in making their souse extra special. Souse is a spotted meat product made with ground pig snouts, ears and tongues.

3146 East 123rd St, Cleveland, OH 44120

Seti's Polish Boys

Visit this food truck that’s known for serving the best version of the city’s most iconic sandwich: the Polish boy, a kielbasa that’s been grilled, fried and topped with coleslaw, french fries and barbecue sauce.

E. 34th & Woodland Ave, Cleveland, OH 44115


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