September 27, 2020

23 Cleveland Clambakes You Won’t Want to Miss This Fall

Although it may seem strange, outside of New England, no region loves clambakes more than Northeast Ohio. And with the turning of the leaves, that means clambake season has arrived on our northern shores. Here are 22 Cleveland area clambakes you should hit up before the 2020 fall season quickly leaves us behind.

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 Sachsenheim Hall
Where: 7001 Denison Ave., Cleveland
When: Monday, October 12th, 6 to 9 p.m.
Menu: Clam chowder, roasted corn, baked potato, and one dozen clams, with chicken for $20.95 and with steak for $24.95.
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Sachsenheim Hall


Where: 7001 Denison Ave., Cleveland
When: Monday, October 12th, 6 to 9 p.m.
Menu: Clam chowder, roasted corn, baked potato, and one dozen clams, with chicken for $20.95 and with steak for $24.95.
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 Tremont Tap House
Where: 2572 Scranton Rd., Cleveland
When: Saturday, October 17th, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Menu: One dozen clams, sweet potato casserole, ½ cornish hen and corn on the cobn with Spanish butter for $45. You can get a ribeye for $20 extra, a 16 oz. whole Maine lobster for $20, a clam chowder bread bowl for $10 and extra dozen clams for $12. Pre-sale only.
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Tremont Tap House


Where: 2572 Scranton Rd., Cleveland
When: Saturday, October 17th, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Menu: One dozen clams, sweet potato casserole, ½ cornish hen and corn on the cobn with Spanish butter for $45. You can get a ribeye for $20 extra, a 16 oz. whole Maine lobster for $20, a clam chowder bread bowl for $10 and extra dozen clams for $12. Pre-sale only.
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 Don’s Lighthouse Grille
Where: 8905 Lake Ave., Cleveland
When: Every Friday and Saturday in September and October. Friday: 11:30 A.M. to 10 P.M.
Menu: 1 1/4 pound Maine lobster, middleneck clams, red skin potatoes and corn on the cob for $42.90.
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Don’s Lighthouse Grille


Where: 8905 Lake Ave., Cleveland
When: Every Friday and Saturday in September and October. Friday: 11:30 A.M. to 10 P.M.
Menu: 1 1/4 pound Maine lobster, middleneck clams, red skin potatoes and corn on the cob for $42.90.

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 Mavis Winkle’s Irish Pub
Where: 8870 Darrow Rd., Twinsburg
When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday through October 24th, after 4 p.m.
Menu: Clam bakes, including clams, sweet potato, corn on the cob and bread for $29.99 and chicken bakes for $18. You can add a strip steak or a half slab of barbecue ribs for $12.
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Mavis Winkle’s Irish Pub


Where: 8870 Darrow Rd., Twinsburg
When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday through October 24th, after 4 p.m.
Menu: Clam bakes, including clams, sweet potato, corn on the cob and bread for $29.99 and chicken bakes for $18. You can add a strip steak or a half slab of barbecue ribs for $12.

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 Jake’s on the Lake 
Where: 32485 Lake Rd., Avon Lake
When: Fridays and Saturdays
Menu: A traditional clambake ($24.95) comes with a cup of homemade New England clam chowder, clam broth, one dozen clams with drawn butter, choice of potato, corn on the cob and a ½ roasted chicken. Add steak ($29.95) or perch ($34.95) instead of chicken.
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Jake’s on the Lake


Where: 32485 Lake Rd., Avon Lake
When: Fridays and Saturdays
Menu: A traditional clambake ($24.95) comes with a cup of homemade New England clam chowder, clam broth, one dozen clams with drawn butter, choice of potato, corn on the cob and a ½ roasted chicken. Add steak ($29.95) or perch ($34.95) instead of chicken.
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 Blue Canyon Kitchen & Tavern
Where: 8960 Wilcox Dr., Twinsburg
When: Every Thursday and Friday from September 24th through November 6th. 4-6:30 p.m.
Menu: One dozen clams plus endless portions of New England style bacon and clam chowder, creamed corn, brined chicken, potatoes and wild rice pilaf all for only $29.95 per person. 
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Blue Canyon Kitchen & Tavern


Where: 8960 Wilcox Dr., Twinsburg
When: Every Thursday and Friday from September 24th through November 6th. 4-6:30 p.m.
Menu: One dozen clams plus endless portions of New England style bacon and clam chowder, creamed corn, brined chicken, potatoes and wild rice pilaf all for only $29.95 per person.
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 Euclid Fish Clambake at Home 
Where: 7839 Enterprise Dr., Mentor
When: Whenever you want in your own home
Menu: One of the originators of the Cleveland clambake has basically whatever offerings you want. You can get an Alaskan King Crab clambake ($44.50), a lobster tail bake ($36.50), a strip steak bake ($29.50), or a ton of other options. 
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Euclid Fish Clambake at Home


Where: 7839 Enterprise Dr., Mentor
When: Whenever you want in your own home
Menu: One of the originators of the Cleveland clambake has basically whatever offerings you want. You can get an Alaskan King Crab clambake ($44.50), a lobster tail bake ($36.50), a strip steak bake ($29.50), or a ton of other options.
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 Alfredo’s at the Inn
Where: 780 Beta Dr., Mayfield Village
When: Fridays and Saturdays in October 
Menu: New England clam chowder, rolls and butter, corn on the cob, sweet potato and a dozen clams with your choice of chicken ($27.95), 12 oz. strip steak ($37.95) or ½ lb. lobster tail ($47.95).
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Alfredo’s at the Inn


Where: 780 Beta Dr., Mayfield Village
When: Fridays and Saturdays in October
Menu: New England clam chowder, rolls and butter, corn on the cob, sweet potato and a dozen clams with your choice of chicken ($27.95), 12 oz. strip steak ($37.95) or ½ lb. lobster tail ($47.95).

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 The Cabin of Willowick
Where: 28810 Lake Shore Blvd., Willowick
When: Saturdays in October
Menu: Choose between chicken, steak or lobster for your clam bake that comes with clam broth, mussels and clams, clam chowder, salad, corn, baked or sweet potato and apple cobbler.
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The Cabin of Willowick


Where: 28810 Lake Shore Blvd., Willowick
When: Saturdays in October
Menu: Choose between chicken, steak or lobster for your clam bake that comes with clam broth, mussels and clams, clam chowder, salad, corn, baked or sweet potato and apple cobbler.
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 White Oaks Restaurant
Where: 777 Cahoon Rd., Westlake
When: Every Friday and Sunday from the end of September through mid-November
Menu:  One dozen tender middle-neck Clams, homemade New England clam chowder, corn on the cob, sweet potato fries with a side of honey and a choice of entree. With oven-roasted airline chicken breast, the clambake is $41.99, with grilled strip steak with cabernet demi-glaze, it’s $47.99 and with broiled Maine lobster tail with drawn butter, the bake is $44.99. 
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White Oaks Restaurant


Where: 777 Cahoon Rd., Westlake
When: Every Friday and Sunday from the end of September through mid-November
Menu: One dozen tender middle-neck Clams, homemade New England clam chowder, corn on the cob, sweet potato fries with a side of honey and a choice of entree. With oven-roasted airline chicken breast, the clambake is $41.99, with grilled strip steak with cabernet demi-glaze, it’s $47.99 and with broiled Maine lobster tail with drawn butter, the bake is $44.99.

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