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About Fahrenheit - Cleveland

Located in Cleveland's funkiest neighborhood – Tremont, Fahrenheit's comfortably sexy environment has become the hangout for the dressed-in-black crowd, downtown suits & ties & anyone with a sense of adventure. But Gourmet didn't name Fahrenheit to its list of Great American neighborhood restaurants because it makes you feel so damn good being there. No, Rising Star Chef, Rocco Whalen, Wolfgang Puck protégé, will blow you away with his approachable, affordable & cutting edge Cooking style. Taste Rocco's contemporary cuisine with its Mediterranean & Asian accents & you'll know why Esquire declared him a "chef to keep your eye on". If you're alone, sit at the bar & order from Fahrenheit's martini & food menus. You're with pals? The dining room, with an elbows-on-the-table attitude, is perfect. If you're with a group, an open or closed private dining room space (your call) adjoining the dining room will fit the bill. Fahrenheit can match any mood you’re in.

2417 Professor Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Contemporary American, Continental

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 1:00am
Sunday Brunch: 10:30-3:30

Cross Street:
Jefferson

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(216) 781-8858

Website:
http://www.chefroccowhalen.com/fahrenheit-cleveland/

Catering:
Fahrenheit offers full service catering for up to 200 guests. Please call for details.

Parking Details:
Valet available for $7.00 per vehicle or limited street parking.

Executive Chef:
Rocco Whalen

Private Party Facilities:
Fahrenheit offers a private dining room accommodating up to 50 guests & is available for both lunch & dinner events/ Also available is a semi-private area for dinner accommodating up to 25 guests. Audio visual equipment services & valet services are available for your event upon request.

Private Party Contact:
Sonia Walters: (216) 781-8858

Additional:
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Fahrenheit - Cleveland Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.6

service

4.5

ambience

4.4

value

4.2

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Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (46)
Good for a Date (45)
Fit for Foodies (41)
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Good for Anniversaries (40)
Creative Cuisine (39)
Neighborhood Gem (35)
Good for Birthdays (27)
Romantic (27)
Worth the Drive (27)
Cozy (22)
Hot Spot (22)
Pre/post Theatre (20)
Fun (20)
Notable Wine List (17)
Business Meals (16)
Good for Groups (16)
Local Ingredients (14)
Bar Seating (12)
Vibrant Bar Scene (12)
Comfort Food (11)
Authentic (10)
Casual (10)
Handcrafted Cocktails (9)
Happy Hour (9)
People Watching (8)
Late-night Find (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Great for Brunch (6)
Sunday Lunch (5)
Tapas (4)
Healthy (3)
Great for Lunch (3)
Seasonal (3)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Paleo Friendly (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Kid-friendly (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Great Beer (1)
Organic (1)
Scenic View (1)
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vip
 (Cleveland)·Dined 8 hours ago

The food was great but our server Jeff really made it a really awesome time! Thanks Jeff!

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 (Chicago)·Dined 2 days ago

Short ribs were not cooked as advertised and glaze was overpowering. Burger was overcooked and salty. The ambiance was too dark and nearby tables were extremely noisy. Despite all the positive reviews, we were disappointed and likely will not return.

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 (Cleveland)·Dined 4 days ago

Forgettable experience at a restaurant my wife and I have been to many times before and normally really like. We had the chicken and pork shank entrees, both of which were “fair”. The brusselsprout salad and chicken spring rolls were the highlights. Also, the ambience was odd - music would start, then stop, then start again and increasingly get louder, then turn off again.

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 (Charleston)·Dined 5 days ago

Great food and place. Chef Rocco has an amazing place. Our service was outstanding, her personality, manners and friendliness was about standards. My wife and I have dined there numerous times and we’ve had the same waitress 80% of the time. I do not knew w her name, but we had a 6:30 reservation on February 13, and sat behind hostess station. We will be recommending Fahrenheit and we will be back soon.

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 11, 2018

We had a wonderful dinner. Our server was great-attentive without being overbearing. For a starter we had the meatballs and they melted in your mouth. My husband had the pork shank and was literally in hog heaven. I opted for a vegan dish (I'm not a vegan but it looked good). It was just ok...It was my birthday so we were treated to a complimentary dessert, which was delish, and a mini fireworks display.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Cozy, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Nashville)·Dined on February 11, 2018

Our waitress, Emily was very knowledgeable and friendly. The restaurant was quite cold in temperature and the food was disappointing. I had the chorizo stuffed dates, fried cauliflower, Brussels sprouts and short ribs. Overall the food presentation was lovely but the flavors were not popping - seemed more salty than flavorful.

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 11, 2018

We took friends there to celebrate a big anniversary and a big birthday. The food and service were both great!

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Awesome dinner! Too bad valet parking outside the restaurant was horrible.

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·Dined on February 10, 2018

We had a blast here! Food was excellent, service was on point, loved everything!

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Excellent experience at Fahrenheit. Our server, Emily, was very knowledgeable and fun. The evening started with some kind of bread, a flavored butter (sorry, I don't recall their descriptions) and a kalamata olive tapinade. Not a big kalamata olive person, but it melded fantastically with the bread and butter. Emily recommended the chorizo bacon-wrapped dates and the grilled avocado as appetizers. Both were absolutely outstanding! The tastes of each appetizer came together for a flavor sensation I didn't expect. Our meals were outstanding. My braised beef short ribs melted into the lo mein noodles and my date's Vegas cut strip steak was very tender. The risotto with the strip steak was done perfectly. If I was forced to find a fault in any of this, I'd have to say the items we picked were a tad salty. From the olives with the bread to the soy sauce on the lo mein noodles with the short ribs and the risotto. Although we've been on a low sodium kick for a couple years now and that is something we take in to consideration. I made all gone with my meal, though, sopping up my bowl with the remaining bread. So I guess it wasn't too salty... Lol. Overall, a great meal, great atmosphere (except the loud mouth young ladies sat at a table next to us) and a great experience! HIGHLY recommended and we'll definitely be back.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic, Creative Cuisine
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 10, 2018

This was recommended by a friend for us to go after Playhouse show and celebrate a birthday. Only disappointment was they didn't have a treat for a birthday. That's always a nice added touch...especially in a more upscale restaurant. The food we had was excellent though, as well as our selection of wine.

Tags: Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 10, 2018

Great service great food great time

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·Dined on February 6, 2018

Great food

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vip
 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 4, 2018

Fahrenheit never disappoints! The Wild mushroom pizza was outstanding. Our server was very friendly and overall we had a great evening.

Tags: Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails
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vip
 (Cleveland)·Dined on February 4, 2018

We arrived and were escorted to a table and found out the table was not cleaned. We went back to the front and we were asked if we were helped by a couple other people and we said yes. The people who asked were puzzled on who helped us and then the person who took us to the table the first time appeared and took us back to the table. The best part was the candle and dessert on the house. The food was okay but we didn’t think it had a “wow “ factor. We were also disappointed that a couple of items we wanted to try were not available and this was surprising at 7:30 on a Saturday night.

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·Dined on February 3, 2018

It was our first time to try out Fahrenheit because of all the recommendations we got for the place, and it definitely lived up to the hype. Our server, Heather, was very friendly and helpful. We ended up liking all the dishes she recommended -- the signature short ribs, salmon with wasabi mashed potatoes (my friend was initially apprehensive about the wasabi, but she said spicy kick was just enough and not overpowering) , tuna, and pork entrees, as well as dessert -- the banana pudding and mason jar cake. The place was also packed (for good reason), so it would be best to make a reservation ahead of time. I cannot wait to go back again to try all their other dishes!

Tags: Happy Hour, Good for Groups, Casual, Sunday Lunch, Vibrant Bar Scene, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 27, 2018

Food is always amazing

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 27, 2018

This is one of my favorite spots in Cleveland for Sunday Brunch or date nights.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Happy Hour, People Watching, Special Occasion, Cozy, Romantic, Great for Brunch, Notable Wine List, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Fun, Worth the Drive, Pre/post Theatre, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Bar Seating, Hot Spot, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 27, 2018

This night they were filming for the travel channel. It was fun to watch the people get filmed. As for the food I recommend the figs or avacado for apps. They were fantastic. I had short ribs hubby had tuna both were great. As far the server you have to sit in Jeff’s area. He was the best waiter we have ever had. He was very attentive, knew the menu, made great recommendations. Want to take friends the next time.

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion
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·Dined on January 26, 2018

I absolutely LOVE this restaurant!!! They are attentive and kind. I had trouble hearing my husband on our escape the child dinner date and they moved us no problem away from the bar in to quieter and romantic area. My husband and I had an amazing dinner with amazing food and service. This is by far my favorite date night spot!!!!

Tags: People Watching, Special Occasion, Authentic, Fit for Foodies, Healthy, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 26, 2018

Sat at high top table as requested server Emily was very attentive and confirmed our choice of menu selections as excellent. Coffee was not hot and she returned with freshly made new pot which was much better.

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vip
 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 24, 2018

My son picked this spot for his 16th birthday dinner. Rocco and company did not disappoint!!

Tags: Comfort Food, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 23, 2018

Creative food experience.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on January 22, 2018

First time there with business guest from Chicago. We have tried many spots throughout Cleveland prior with LockKeepers being the prior favorite. Hands down, the best meal he has enjoyed in Cleveland. EXCELLENT

Tags: Healthy, Good for Groups, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Quick Bite, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Cozy
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vip
 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Wonderful meal for my wife's birthday. The candle provided was a real treat. Food was excellent. Every course a winner. Super creamy lobster bisque, crisp and refreshing shredded brussel sprout salad and a asian inspired short rib that was flawless.

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 20, 2018

Overall food was very good, although I wouldn't waste time or money ordering appetizers as they were a bit pricey and portions were extremely small. I ordered the Kobe Beef Short Ribs and they were amazing, so I would highly recommend them. Our server was extremely kind and very funny - she just happened to forget to bring a few things that we had ordered.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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vip
 (New Orleans)·Dined on January 19, 2018

I enjoyed Fahrenheit. I had the beef tenderloin and the beef was prepared perfectly. Sides were on point as well and ambiance/service was good.

Tags: Authentic, Bar Seating, People Watching, Paleo Friendly, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on January 16, 2018

First time to Cleveland and can’t believe we found this gem. DELICIOUS, ORIGINAL & FUN. Highly recommend.

Tags: Good for Groups, Fun, Comfort Food, Authentic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Seasonal, People Watching, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Pre/post Theatre, Hot Spot, Organic, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Healthy, Fit for Foodies
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 14, 2018

This place never disappoints. Service was stellar, food was amazing. I will be back!

Tags: Good for a Date, Local Ingredients, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Great for Brunch
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 13, 2018

The butter poached main lobester Mac and chees was out of this world! Finished off with The peanut butter tart, was an out of this world culinary experience.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Late-night Find, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Great for Brunch, Hot Spot, Worth the Drive, Fun, Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 13, 2018

It was delicious! Incredible salmon with wasabi mashed potatoes.

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 (New Orleans)·Dined on January 13, 2018

We enjoyed out evening at Fahrenheit. The chorizo stuffed dates were delicious; spring rolls were tasty but a bit messy to eat (cut on the diagonal). My husband's main course was the special Lamb Bolanese which was outstanding. I had the Pork Shank, my only complaint was I wanted much more of the wonderful polenta it sat on. We had two minor negative issues; one was the lighting, although romantic, is so low we had to use the cell phone light to read the wine menu. The second issue was our waiter was a bit full of himself, when we said it was our first time there he treated us like it was our first time in a fine restaurant. We are simply new to the Cleveland area and are trying out the nice restaurants around the area. Overall great place.

Tags: Romantic, Worth the Drive
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 9, 2018

I loved everything but really enjoyed the shortrib pizza and the ahi nacho. I could have just ordered 3 orders of the nachos and been happy!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Tapas, Good for a Date
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on January 7, 2018

The entire team always makes us feel so welcome and appreciated.
Thank You!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Worth the Drive, Fun
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 (Columbus)·Dined on January 7, 2018

Great way to end my birthday weekend. So incredible. Tasty food, friendly staff and quick service. Chef Rocco even stopped by to say hello and take a photo.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Great for Brunch
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 (Wilmington)·Dined on December 31, 2017

We went for New Years Eve, and we couldn't have been more pleased. Food was great, service impeccable and the ambiance spot on for New Years Eve. Also we appreciated how even though it was frigid outside it was toasty inside with no drafts

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Romantic, Pre/post Theatre, Hot Spot, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on December 27, 2017

My husband and I had a date night with our 3 year old daughter. The food was great and the service was excellent. I am highly impressed by the allergen detail they had available. I’ve never seen anything that compares.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Pre/post Theatre, Gluten Free Options, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Hot Spot, Romantic, Casual
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on December 23, 2017

Service was fantastic, our server was knowledgeable and able to provide spot-on wine suggestions. He also comp’d my husband dessert for his birthday. We were a group of 6 and felt like we were private dining because of the atmosphere. The food was amazing - try the dates for your appetizer - they are delicious

Tags: Tapas, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Groups, Cozy
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on December 23, 2017

Great dinner tonight. Our waiter, Heather, was fantastic! Perfect pacing.

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 (Cleveland)·Dined on December 23, 2017

Food and service were both very good. I wasn’t a fan at all of the seating. We were wedged in between 2 tables of 4 and I was rubbing elbows with both tables. My wife was 3 times farther away from me than the people sitting next to me. It made it impossible to carry on a conversation without everyone else being a part of it

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