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

Monday, September 14, 2015

PGA Golfer Jason Day Loves Cleveland

Posted By on Mon, Sep 14, 2015 at 12:28 PM

click to enlarge SAM ALLARD / SCENE
  • Sam Allard / Scene
Destination Cleveland, take note: Jason Day, the Aussie golfing phenom who won the 2015 US Open PGA Championship and who currently sits atop PGA's 2015 rankings, is a huge Cleveland fan. 

That's not surprising, perhaps, given that he lives in Westerville with his wife Ellie Harvey, a Lucas, Ohio, native. But Day publicized his preferences in a Wall Street Journal Magazine Q&A, where he was profiled along with two other top young golfers: Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler.

The issue can be purchased at bookstores and newsstands (and should be on display at luxury hotels and condos) now. 

Day was terse and to-the-point in most of his answers — Favorite Band? "Coldplay"; Typical Snack? "A Probar" — so his responses about his favorite drink and restaurant seemed almost grandiloquent by comparison. 

"I never miss the chance to order a Moscow Mule at the Society Lounge in Cleveland," Day remarked, when asked about his favorite cocktail.

And he didn't stop there with the E. 4th pimpage. His "go-to" restaurant will be familiar to Clevelanders as well: 

"Definitely Lola in Cleveland," said Day. "Michael Symon is the chef-owner. The food is delicious."

click to enlarge Good book, too. - SAM ALLARD / SCENE
  • Sam Allard / Scene
  • Good book, too.

Tags: , , , , , , ,

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

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.

Read the Digital Print Issue

September 9, 2020

View more issues


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

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


© 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