The Best Wings in Cleveland

The OpenTable Team

The song doesn't lie - Cleveland, for sure, rocks. This Midwestern mecca has become one of America's finest cities for commerce, culture, sports, and cuisine - and restaurants with the best wings in Cleveland deliver some of the most creative meals out there. But where are the smartest, savviest diners in Cleveland heading out to when they're looking for the best wings in town? Welcome to the Tastemaker 20. Here, we've gathered information from the city's in-the-know diners to identify the hottest spots for wings in the city of rock and roll. From classic steakhouses, bistros and taverns to cutting-edge fusion spots, bars, and wineries, spots with the best wings in Cleveland have something intriguing to offer all diners. Grab a table in the city and get a great meal at one of these fine establishments tonight!

Restaurants:L'Albatros, Lindey's Lake House, Betts - Cleveland
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:French, American
Neighborhoods:University Circle, Beachwood, Downtown Cleveland

L'Albatros

$$$$·French·
University Circle
5,930 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Head out to University Circle for some classic French cuisine and some of the best wings in Cleveland at L'Albatros. This chic and modern French bistro boasts some of the most engaRead more
100% recommended
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Lindey's Lake House

$$$$·American·
Beachwood
591 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
For some fine dining and great views, Lindey's Lake House is a prime spot in Cleveland. Located right on the water, Lindey's features a contemporary American and Californian menu wRead more
94% recommended
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Betts - Cleveland

$$$$·American·
Downtown Cleveland
15 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Great for Brunch
Right in the heart of downtown, Parker's delivers some of the best wings in Cleveland. This upscale American favorite has one of the more creative menus in all of Cleveland. Start Read more
94% recommended
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Pier W

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Lakewood
7,391 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Pier W is one of the standout Cleveland restaurants. This renovated marvel on the Gold Coast features some of the city's most engaging interiors and spectacular vistas. Styled to rRead more
98% recommended
Best Ambiance in Cleveland / Akron / Canton

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Orange Village

$$$$·American·
Beachwood
1,216 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
The Cleveland-area installment of this Midwest favorite is an excellent place for an upscale steakhouse meal. Start with the Firebirds signature wings, made with hot buffalo sauce,Read more
81% recommended
Most Booked in Cleveland / Akron / Canton

Kosar's Wood-Fired Grill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Northfield
2,836 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
This installment of the local-favorite bar and grill is an excellent place for some wings, sports, and drinks. The restaurant's confit chicken wings come slow-cooked and quick-frieRead more
96% recommended
Late Night Find in Cleveland / Akron / Canton
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Pickwick & Frolic

$$$$·American·
Downtown Cleveland / E. 4th Street
980 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Great wings and great shows are on tap at the playful Pickwick & Frolic in Downtown Cleveland. Offering “a full menu of fun,” Pickwick & Frolic features everything from murder mystRead more
97% recommended
Best Ambiance in Cleveland / Akron / Canton
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Jo Jo Carloni's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

$$$$·Italian·
Cleveland West
324 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
This classic Italian restaurant in the heart of Berea serves up some of the best wings in Cleveland. Trek out to the Helwig Whistle Stop to find Carloni's, a traditional place withRead more
97% recommended
Best Value in Cleveland / Akron / Canton

Rusty Anchor at the Music Box

$$$$·American·
Downtown Cleveland
1,752 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Live Music
  • Waterfront
Right on the water, the Rusty Anchor is a prime Cleveland spot for fantastic live music and some of the best wings in town. Trek out to the Anchor to enjoy some fine tunes and “CleRead more
88% recommended
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Frederick's Wine and Dine

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Warrensville
329 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date
A custom-built fifty-foot bar is the featured highlight at this upscale Warrensville Heights restaurant. Frederick's also boasts some of the best wings in Cleveland. Try them in flRead more

Austin's Woodfire Grille - Brecksville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Brecksville
674 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
A classic American bar and grill in nearby Brecksville, Austin's Woodfire Grille is a perfect place for work dinner or get-together with friends and family. Begin the meal with somRead more
96% recommended
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Millcreek Grille at Thistledown Racino

$$$$·American·
Cleveland West
157 reviews
  • Casual
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
For those who want to put down a few bets, the fabled Thistledown Racino is a Cleveland favorite. Millcreek Grille at the Thistledown Racino is an excellent spot for a great meal aRead more
82% recommended
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Lotus Thai House

$$$$·Thai·
Cleveland West
9 reviews
  • Cozy
  • Authentic
  • Casual
For a unique spin on the traditional chicken wing, try one of the favorites at this Parma Thai favorite. The Lotus Thai House's mango wings come crispy fried and served with home-mRead more
100% recommended
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Urban Farmer Cleveland

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown Cleveland
1,654 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Business Meals
  • Healthy
A modern twist on the classic steakhouse, Urban Farmer is an upscale restaurant with a stylish, distinct vibe. Right in the heart of Downtown Cleveland, Urban Farmer is a must-go dRead more
100% recommended
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House of Blues Restaurant & Bar - Cleveland

$$$$·American·
Downtown Cleveland / E. 4th Street
1,092 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Hot Spot
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
For the rock and roll city of Cleveland, some of its best times are at the city's House of Blues. This performance venue and restaurant features sterling live acts and some of the Read more
88% recommended
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The South side

$$$$·American·
Tremont
22 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Casual
  • Good for Birthdays
The best of Cleveland comes to life at this retro/modern mix of a restaurant. South Side features a menu of Cleveland favorites, an excellent patio, a happy hour, and a sterling brRead more
82% recommended
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Nano Brew

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Ohio City
37 reviews
  • Great Beer
  • Bar Seating
  • Fun
Wings and beer make for an unbeatable combination. In Cleveland, few restaurants do it better than the Nano Brew Restaurant. Start the meal with the restaurant's signature “chickenRead more
84% recommended
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The Greenhouse Tavern - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Downtown Cleveland
3,608 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Ohio-accented dishes and local ingredients dominate the menu at The Greenhouse Tavern. The Greenhouse Tavern celebrates Buckeye State cuisine in a comfortable, modern Downtown locaRead more
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Bahama Breeze - Cleveland - Orange Village

$$$$·Seafood·
Beachwood
434 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
No need to trek to the Caribbean with a Bahama Breeze in Cleveland. In the Orange Village area, Bahama Breeze is a laid-back, casual Caribbean dining spot with some of the best winRead more
94% recommended
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