Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Free Food Alert! 

To get the weekend started, the upscale lounge Impulse rocks with its 5:01 Wine & Cheese Party. Chef Bob Gideon feeds the masses with his menu of mouthwatering munchies. "There are times when there's a line from the doors all the way past the front desk, through the lobby, around the corner, and toward the ballroom," says Gideon, the chef at Michael's Grill inside the Holiday Inn Cleveland South, where Impulse is located. Gideon suspects that the crowd comes for the free grub he makes — from veggie plates and Swedish meatballs to jalapeño poppers and Spanish olives stuffed with Asiago cheese. "We get groups that want to make reservations — just to get the free hors d'oeuvres," sighs Gideon. "There's always a way to beat the system."
Fridays, 5:01-7 p.m., 2005

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.

Speaking of Highlights

More by Cris Glaser

Read the Digital Print Issue

September 9, 2020

View more issues

Most Popular

No recently-read stories.

Visit the archives…

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2020 Cleveland Scene: 737 Bolivar Rd., Suite 4100, Cleveland, OH 44115, (216) 241-7550
Logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.


Website powered by Foundation