Tuesday, September 18, 2007

For his Lighthouse's Anniversary, Don Dishes Up a Real Deal

Posted By on Tue, Sep 18, 2007 at 9:33 AM

Venerable Cleveland seafood and steak stop Don’s Lighthouse is marking its 35th anniversary through the end of September with a couple of pretty good deals. For one, diners can hook a four-course dinner – including a choice of appetizer, soup or salad, entrée, and dessert, from a special anniversary menu – for a mere $35. For the other, fans can visit the restaurant's website to register to win a free monthly meal for two, for a year. (The winner will be announced Sept. 30.) While it was never actually a lighthouse, the landmark building on Lake Avenue at the west end of the Shoreway has a colorful history, dating back to 1932, when it catered to the Edgewater Beach crowd as Poschke’s, “the world’s largest hamburger restaurant.” In the 1940s, it became one of the first midwestern Howard Johnson locations. And in 1972, it was purchased by the Strang family, and made its debut as Don’s. -- Elaine T. Cicora


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

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


© 2018 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