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1433 Som Center Rd, Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
440-684-5600
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Seating, Takeout

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  • 8
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Fresh go to spot

They have lots of old CLE favorites, pewter mug in particular. Very friendly, let you basically do anything you want Bagels are always a nice touch

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Chris L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have lots of old CLE favorites, pewter mug in particular. Very friendly, let you basically do anything you want Bagels are always a nice touch

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Thank Chris L
Marion
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Excellent selection of salads and sandwiches. Relaxed casual atmosphere. Within our group, everyone said their salads were tasty and everyone said they would return again. Highly recommend.

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Thank Timothy H
Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I went to this dark, dingy place last night for a quick bite. In the end, the food was pretty good but it's not worth the negative staff attitude and poor service to get the meal. They only serve 3 of their wraps as a half sandwich with soup, if you ask for anything else you are... More 

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Thank David F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

It has been a while since I was honored to eat at Cafe 56 because I was in an almost fatal accident. Now that I am almost recovered I want to give the thankfulness they deserve. There is nowhere else that you can go for a salad and have a HUGE list of options available to place your order. The... More 

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Thank Melanie T
Ohio
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

I don't think they quite have 56 salads on the menu, but they have a lot of them! Each one comes with a yummy pretzel roll. The soups are good too. I like the creamy portobello soup, and I am not normally a mushroom soup fan.

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Thank Mable0123
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

loved the Caribbean salad-- chicken was cooked perfectly. not tough and cold as most chicken in salad is. also had a great portion and i even liked their raspberry vinaigrette. I am not a raspberry fan, but this was particularly good. Good value for the quality and portion.

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Thank ecrabt01
cleveland
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The bread, the pasta, the service- simply wonderful. You will not be disappointed. Friendly management. Ambiance was OK.

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Thank 8ntitgrand
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Always fresh. Staff are all very courteous. Dressing options are numerous. Love the creative names of the salads. I almost always get the Flank Sinatra, Arizona or a fruity summer salad. My husband gets the Longhorn every time. I almost always order a portobello bisque to go for lunch at work the next day. It's amazing- I've looked for recipes... More 

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Thank Mowashock
Twinsburg
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The food was ok and the service was ok. Nothing much to write about. I was expecting much more. They forgot to give us our bread. I will not go back again.

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Thank Terry M
Mayfield Heights, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I love Cafe 56! The ingredients are always fresh, the staff is always friendly and willing to customize your order however you like it. I love the atmosphere in there! I always tend to get the buffalo chicken salad, with extra chicken but I also have them put it in a taco bowl, which is amazing. Their homemade chips are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1433 Som Center Rd, Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Mayfield Heights
  • Phone Number: 440-684-5600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?