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Osteria de Valerio and Al

408 West St Clair, Cleveland, OH 44113
+1 216-685-9490
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (19 reviews)
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408 West St Clair, Cleveland, OH 44113
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very cozy Italian restaurant . Food was awesome. authentic Italian all around. Appetizers to main menu excellent choices. tucked away from the busy street life above.

Thank C1452BOjosephm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited Osteria de Valerio and Al several times now and we are always amazed at how great the food is. Whether you order straight form the menu or ask Al to "just feed you" the food is cooked to perfection, is on time,...More

Thank platanoMentor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant with big flavors! Our new favorite in downtown Cleveland! Chef is wonderful. Staff exceptional.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I had a fresh mozarrella salad that was great. The pasta was sausage and a bit too much sauce but a very mild complaint. The service was fast and friendly but I didn't feel at all rushed. The wine list was good.

Thank JimVancouver
Reviewed 30 March 2017

perhaps my favorite italian restaurant in Cleveland. small place with a lot of charecter. located in the warehouse district of cleveland. everything is made fresh. salads are super and the pasta is simply tremendous. very good wine list. and did i mention the fresh bread...More

Thank jon s
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Four of us had a terrific Thursday evening dinner here and the light snow seemed to have kept down the crowd. We had a relatively early reservation (7 PM) but there were a few parties already there and a number more came in while we...More

Thank meh911
Reviewed 11 March 2017

There are many great Italian restaurants in Cleveland. That being said, it is tough to stand out from the crowd. Hence the problem with Osteria. It is one half flight down in a brownstone. You will think you are in NYC. Very cool black and...More

Thank Cliff B
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Without a doubt this was the best meal I've ever had! The owner suggested that he doing a tasting menu for the table and we eagerly agreed! He took excellent care of us. The appetizers he selected were excellent. This was followed by two pastas....More

Thank lisalisala
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Superb. Not only were we able to be seated immediately, without a reservation, on a very busy NYE, albeit at the bar, which has its own special ambiance, but we received our meals quite fast. The food here, one of our top 5 restaurants in...More

Thank irishizze
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Ate dinner here with friends on a weekday night at the recommendation of a local. Entrance to the restaurant is a subtle door that looks more like a side entrance, then you walk downstairs into a very dark, small restaurant. The owner is extremely friendly...More

Thank RickyBobbie
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Response from C1452BOjosephm | Reviewed this property |
Valet or across the street
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$15 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 West St Clair, Cleveland, OH 44113
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-685-9490
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