DANTE

4.8
2630 Reviews
$31 to $50
American
Enjoy Michelin-starred chef Dante Boccuzzi"s signature restaurant DANTE. Located in a historic bank building in Tremont, DANTE restaurant has become one of Cleveland's premier dining spots. The decor features designs and works of art from local artists. Guests may choose from an a la Carte Menu or a Chef's Tasting Menu. Experience the excitement of dining in the kitchen as Chef Dante prepares and serves you a multiple course tasting menu.
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4.8based on recent ratings
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4.8
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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was outstanding, the service was impeccable!!! Our waiter Scott couldn’t have been more attentive and personable! We are both from out of town and chose Dante based on online reviews and I have to say they weren’t wrong! Thank you Dante!!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing experience! Shrimp and calamari appetizer was the highlight and the complimentary round of champagne for our anniversary was a nice surprise! Great value too considering the fancy nature of the place. Recommend the lobster and salmon for the main course. Will definitely be coming back!

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TwanaR
1 review
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place, would go again. Food was amazing and service was really good

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vipDiane
Cleveland
29 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience1

When I arrived waiting for my guest I had to ask for the music to be turned down. And, the whole time there I did not feel I was in a fine restaurant but in a bar. I guess I am now too old for Dante's because they are obviously looking for a young crowd. Too bad they cannot accommodate both. Food was good but too salty--I felt bloated when I left and could not finish my food because of that (and I did not have much). Service was very good, professional, and friendly.

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MarcE
Chicago
1 review
Dined on April 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent one of our favorite restaurants for good reason.

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TiffanyD
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love everything about this restaurant! The seven course tasting menu was so delicious! There’s a reason we keep coming back to Dante!

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rico123
Cleveland
6 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dante exceeded my expectations. My wife and I had the five coarse tastings, and none of the dishes were terrible. As a matter of fact, all the dishes were excellent. The tasting with wine pairings is expensive, but it’s worth every penny if you enjoy food. My only negative is that now I’m spoiled and don’t want to eat any other way. It was the best dining experience I’ve had since NYC.

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AlexK
1 review
Dined on March 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dante was an absolutely fabulous experience. My husband and I had the chefs tasting menu with paired wines. Derek was our server, and his love for wines, knowledge, and palette added to our experience. The food and wine were absolutely delicious and unique. We stayed almost an hour after closing, and we did not feel rushed to leave at all. I would highly recommend Dante to anyone who is looking for a great dinner evening!

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vipToddE
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on March 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service were awesome

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TerryC
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on March 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful place for celebrations or romantic dinners...extraordinary food!

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OpenTable Diner
Cleveland
2 reviews
Dined on March 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Phenomenal. Everything about this experience was memorable and beyond expectation.

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vipAlexaK
Cleveland
3 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband and I did the 5 course tasting and it was fantastic! They food was so delicious. We love Dante!

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OpenTable Diner
Cleveland
4 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Host very welcoming
Waiter attentive but not rushed
Orchid in cocktail- nice touch
Elderflower cocktail -great recipe
I can’t remember the last time I ate lobster - the way it was plated and cut was amazing, taste, sauce superb
Husband had 7 veg salad- what a bounty - so fluffed up in the mound of lettuce- veggies cooked to salad perfection
Yeah guess you could say we liked it :)

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vipBilly
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed a great meal at Dante’s. The food & Service were excellent

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vipbilld
Cleveland
16 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Love it every time!

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OpenTable Diner
Cleveland
2 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always amazing.

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vipLadybug
Cleveland
19 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Everything was great. Food was excellent and our waiter was very good. It was a good evening

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OpenTable Diner
Cleveland
5 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Holy heated seat! I am a freeze baby, so the sweet heated seat we had at our table was a great way to start the evening. Our waiter was attentive but not overbearing. Cocktails were perfect. Food was amazing! We love this place and we will be back!

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galadad
Cleveland
4 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Who'd a thought beet spaghetti would be so good?? Well, I guess I did, I ordered it:) Always the world's best calamari. Also, always, the service was impeccable! The vault door table is a unique place to be, though I would not want to be there again.

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OpenTable Diner
Orlando
1 review
Dined on February 26, 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience1

We were seated Next door. Service was slow. Food was very salty and cold. We could hear and feel live music downstairs. Waitress was very nice. Disappointed this visit compared with previous dining experiences.

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vipjfairway
Cleveland
2 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Chris was a great server

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MichelleP
Columbus
1 review
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and great service from Stephanie! COVID restrictions handled well.

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CharlesP
Detroit
1 review
Dined on February 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Have never had a better dining experience in my life. They made my wife’s birthday celebration one she’ll never forget!

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AnniversaryDate
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

A good choice for any dinner leaning intimate as opposed to social.

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NomarP
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

It was our second time there and it was great as usual!

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Jarr
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Amazing service. Valentine’s Day wine pairing menu was superb and our waiter was very knowledgeable about the wines paired. Simply impressed by the experience!

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Casey
Cleveland
17 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing as always! Chef signed our menu! ❤️😘😘

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JohnP
Cleveland
3 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

I've been to Dante several times for dinner and I've never been disappointed! The food and service is always incredible.

Arguably the best dining experience in Cleveland!

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SusanT
1 review
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a birthday dinner for our daughter here. There were five of us, and they gave us a lovely table in the back where we felt safe (with Covid). Our server was excellent (Chris), the food was amazing, and it was a fabulous evening!

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vipBeckyBehan
Cleveland
11 reviews
Dined on February 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had an early Valentines dinner reservation Friday night. Chris the bartender, and Derek our waiter were fantastic. Derek was extremely knowledgeable about the wine pairings and the food was outstanding. Unique and fresh. Not cheap, but a decent value. Looking forward to our next visit!

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JackB
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time there. Food was great and Chris the bartender was awesome. We’ll be back !

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Steve
Cleveland
23 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and service, and a great value!

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vipBrianW
Cleveland
5 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The entire experience at Dante was excellent. The food was fantastic and our server was super friendly and helpful and explained each course as it was being served.

We will definitely be back!

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DanielleE
Pittsburgh
2 reviews
Dined on January 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, service, staff, atmosphere, lighting, drinks, everything!

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StephenP
1 review
Dined on January 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good service very good food very good atmosphere

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Smit
Cleveland
2 reviews
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and service! Wonderful atmosphere as usual.

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JamesS
Chicago
1 review
Dined on January 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food , fresh, and wonderful service. One of my favorite Restaurants.

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OpenTable Diner
Pittsburgh
1 review
Dined on January 23, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience4

Great food.

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HighFiveGuy
Cleveland
10 reviews
Dined on January 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

EXCELLENT Food and Service, even with a Party of 6.
Great Atmosphere, felt safe and clean- no COVID 'vibes'
Limited menu but ALL the dishes were Excellent. No Specials the night we were there.
Excellent, attentive Service by Scott. Will 100% return.

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ChristineW
Cleveland
1 review
Dined on January 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our servers were very knowledgeable about the food and wine pairings. They were personable and friendly. The food and presentation were outstanding. We will definitely return.

FAQs

DANTE offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (216) 274-1200.

DANTE is rated 4.8 stars by 2630 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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