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Crosswinds Grille

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$$ - $$$
American, Grill, Contemporary
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5653 Lake Rd E, Geneva on the Lake, OH 44041-9426
+1 440-466-8668
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 08:30 - 10:30
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Ashtabula, Ohio
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84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Six seniors looking for something to do on a Thursday when I saw a FB post from Crosswinds. Tapas and 1/2 price select bottles of wine. We gave it a try. Such fun! The wine was excellent. The tapas were delicious. The sevice was great, too.Only concern is that I tried to make reservation on line and it indicated no... More 

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Thank GLSAILOR73
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

How wonderful! I'm delighted that you saw our facebook post about our Thursday special! We are all excited about it and hoped that our guests would enjoy trying some of the small plate specials too! I'm delighted that you all had fun and found everything to be delicious and the wine excellent! I look forward to you folks returning again... More 

Painesville, Ohio
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem of a restaurant with fantastic patio views during the spring, summer and fall of the Lake. In the winter the wonderful food and service help make up for not being able to sit outside. The quality and portions of food are unbelievable in conjunction with wonderful service. We plan on enjoying our upcoming New Years... More 

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Thank bigohdawg
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliments I am delighted that you folks enjoyed yourselves and your meals inside and outside and very happy that you will be joining us for New Years Eve! Again thank you for coming and thank you for taking the time to share your experiences! Happy 2017!! More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Excellent farm to table food and a very knowledgable staff. Very cozy environment on the shore of the lake.

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Redondo Beach
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Four of us dined, for Lunch. The Variety of entrees we ordered was so satisfying—we looked forward to enjoying the few leftovers, ASAP. Book your Reservation with confidence!

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Thank bbbraintrust
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Dear Brian, Thank you so much for your wonderful compliments, but most of all I'm delighted that you folks enjoyed your lunch with us. From the early breakfast to the late dinner, we focus on fresh farm to table food so that it wows our guests and I'm so happy to read that you noticed the difference! Thank you again... More 

Youngstown, New York
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We have dines for breakfast and visited the bar for our night caps of local wine flavors and varieties. Breakfasts were most deffinately filling and of a good portion size for the amount of items you get you should never leave hungry. I recommend the Gingerbread waffles withpecans and maple syrup. I also put in good words for their oatmeal... More 

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Thank Mary A
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for writing of your experience and it is a delight to find another farm to table foodie in our midst! I am so glad that you truly enjoyed everything and got to take some things home too! You are correct that you do not need to be staying with us to enjoy the restaurant and also... More 

Mentor, Ohio
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had an amazing dinner at the Crosswinds Grille on Sweetest Day. It is a 40 minute drive from our home in Mentor, how we missed this hidden gem is beyond us. We started with a lovely Rose that will hold its own against many French Rose's. We decided to have shared appetizers of shrimp and grits,... More 

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Thank Mr And Mrs B
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Dear Mr. & Mrs. B, Well with all of your lovely descriptions it tells me that you truly enjoyed your evening with us and that you made me hungry too! I'm delighted to read that you got to enjoy some of our favorite farm to table offerings. I too can't get enough of that beet salad! Thank you so much... More 

Commerce Township, Michigan
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Sat at the bar to have a drink and ended up enjoying dinner. The bartenders were all very pleasant and helpful. They were fun to chat with and their recommendations for food were perfect. The windows face outside to the beautiful gardens and a bit of the view of Lake Erie. Great food, great price and great service.

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1 Thank Bill D
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Dear Bill, I am so glad that you enjoyed your food and the great service and a bonus of watching Lake Erie in her fall beauty! I'm also very happy that our bartenders steered you towards some delicious recommendations from our farm to table offerings! We think it is important to know where our food comes from because we feed... More 

Youngstown, Ohio
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We came up and spent the weekend at Geneva on the Lake. On Saturday evening, we ate dinner at Crosswinds Grille. Food was delicious and the cocktails were good. We ordered the short rib pierogis for an appetizer. I had the kale salad and my wife had the house salad. Both were fresh and the salad was not wilted. For... More 

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Thank Gregory H
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Dear Gregory, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent visit with us. I am so glad that you found everything to be delicious - it's that farm to table freshness that makes the food shine! Our chef is passionate about where our food comes from and delights in creating dishes that the local food compliments each... More 

Frankfort, Kentucky
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Had dinner and breakfast here. The food and service was tremendous. The scallops appetizer were amazing, and the steak dinner much better than your would expect from a Grille on the lake. We look forward to returning again next year!!

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Thank H512ZGtonym
Hilliard, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Stayed at Lakehouse Inn, had breakfast and dinner at Crosswinds Grille two days. Service was prompt, friendly and helpful. Meals were very good, corned beef hash for breakfast was terrific and the perch dinner was also very good.

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Thank Trojan61
Cheryl-LakehouseInn, Manager at Crosswinds Grille, responded to this review

Thank you for writing about your recent experience with us. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your meals and great service too. I agree that the corned beef hash is terrific and delighted that you enjoyed your fresh perch too! I hope you will come and dine with us again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Grill, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 10:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5653 Lake Rd E, Geneva on the Lake, OH 44041-9426
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Geneva on the Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 440-466-8668
Description
Specializing in wood-fired farm to table cuisine. Our chefs work closely with local farmers to create seasonal menus featuring the freshest ingredients available.Whether it is a birthday or anniversary celebration or a romantic dinner for two, Crosswinds Grille is the perfect setting! Stop by and enjoy a delicious meal along with fine wines and a spectacular view of Lake Erie!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?