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American, Contemporary
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Park Avenue, Amherst, OH 44001
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Cleveland, Ohio
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this location is closed so don't go, you will waste time and gas. Go down the street to Ziggys, its better anyway. you can try Olde Towne Pizza, its good too.

Thank tyley2013
Vermilion, Ohio
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

We sat at a table that was near the DJ & soon after setting down were told that right after dinner these 2 tables were going to be removed to create a dancing area, which was fine, but instead of being the 1 of the 1st to be served, we were the last table served. We had no more than... More 

Thank Bud E
Amherst, Ohio
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Don't go there if you are in a rush. The food is made fresh and to order. Whether you are looking for fresh fish options, steaks, or even burgers. The Tuesday we were there was retail wine night by the bottle ( our pick was less than $11) and $5 appetizers. The flatbread pizza appetizers were $5. We had a... More 

Thank Travel_tips2013
Cleveland, Ohio
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

I was surprised how few customers were here because the food was delicious, the atmosphere nicer yet still approachable. The dining room was really clean. Our table service was a good pace. The food was really good. (I'm a particular fan of the brisket-- it's become my go-to entree here.) There are lots of choices on the long menu, plus... More 

Thank SaraSLP
Huron, Ohio
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

The staff was very friendly and efficient. We had lots of questions for our server and she was so nice and patient with us. We were happy to take advantage of their happy hour with 1/2 off glasses of wine and discounted beer prices. Everyone was pleased with their meals and especially with the portion size. Overall we had a... More 

Thank Anita F
Huron, Ohio
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201 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

Met friends a few doors down at the Pour House (not on TA). Had cocktail recommendation of basil martini, kind of too sweet but okay. The dinner selections were nicely prepared and quite good. The lobster pasta was tasty but barely shreds of lobster. The salmon wrap

Thank Alan S
Amherst, Ohio
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Don't drive to Cleveland because right in Lorain County is the best dining. It is Cork's in Amherst. Award winning Chef and fine cuisine. Quiet atmosphere for special couple dining in the evening. Attentive wait staff and complete wine bar plus regular cocktails await you appetite.

Thank 131Florian
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

Food was great. We really enjoyed a more "uptown" option for eating local. The menu was always changing and I was always happy with the specials. Their menu has been combined with Stubby's. Good, but not quite the same.

Thank Pamela I
Lorain, Ohio
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112 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2015

My wife and I went to dine here at 5 pm yesterday. Only 2 customers in the restaurant. A young woman behind the bar asked if we had a reservation. We said no, and she then left us and went into the kitchen. When she came back, she turned us over to a server with an attitude, who told us... More 

Thank Robert W
Ruskin, Florida
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289 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Being new to the area and having a relative visit who needed gluten free food, we were thrilled to find Cork's. We made reservations which was silly as there was only one other table of patrons. I don't understand why as the atmosphere is great and food very good. My husband and I both had the Guinness onion soup. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Park Avenue, Amherst, OH 44001
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: 440-984-7430

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