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Good cider

Was here last night and had the opportunity to try some of their many cider offerings. Their cider... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Zanesville, Ohio
via mobile
Great cider, standard bar

Came here on a Friday night and the place was relaxed and casual. Pretty standard bar interior... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Karin S
Cleveland, Ohio
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12 Sep 2018
“Incredible gin selection. ”
15 Jul 2018
“New York State Licenses Are NOT Accepted Here”
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12401 Madison Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107-5002
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

This place has a great feel. Not pretentious at all. The gin selection is pretty big and lots of great bottles. The bartenders are personable and you can tell they take their drink making seriously. Lots of great gin cocktails on the menu but nothing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

"Take this f***ing sh*t out of here," said the bearded, well-built, late 20-something bartender as he threw my license at me, a well put together, sober 25 year old female accompanied only by another well put together, sober 25 year old female. The audacity and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Since opening, I eagerly awaited the moment I would make to the Griffin Cider House and I honestly cannot wait to return. The staff was pleasant and welcoming, the atmosphere was cozy and casual and the drinks were fantastic. I opted to try Lemon Blues,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Heard about this place for quite awhile and since other establishments were too busy, we stopped in here. Had some absolutely delicious martinis before trying a flight of house ciders. They were all excellent and I would suggest you try them too. The service was...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Criz66
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

They don't have a kitchen but you are welcome to bring your own food. They had the best cider selection I have seen in a long time. They have a full bar that has so many options. The best thing is the owner is very...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Was here last night and had the opportunity to try some of their many cider offerings. Their cider was very good and the selection here overall was impressive. Definitely a good place to spend some time at.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank cdawg6016
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Came here on a Friday night and the place was relaxed and casual. Pretty standard bar interior - nothing fancy at all. The service was excellent, though, and the cider really good. If you like Woodchuck or Angry Orchard these are not as sweet -...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Karin S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The Griffin Cider house is attempting to introduce a more traditional English pub concept to Cleveland. The owner is a recent English import himself and so knows what English pubs are all about. One of the most obvious elements that is also included in the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank OhioScot
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This is place for Cider in the Lakewood/Cleveland area. They also serve beer, and keep a good range of gins. Owned by an English chap. Very handy for a cheeky half whilst waiting for a takeaway from the Thai Kitchen (almost opposite).

Date of experience: April 2016
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