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Cru Uncorked: French Fine Dining in Cleveland is Here!

Updated Nov 8, 2018

Nestled in Cleveland’s east side neighborhood of Moreland Hills is one of the finest dining destinations, not only in Cleveland but the entire United States. Cru Uncorked is a fine French Dining restaurant that has been created with the attention to absolutely every possible detail. From the marble used in the entrance fountain outside to the wine cellar, only the best and absolute finest ingredients and materials have been used.

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Escape to Gervasi Vineyard in Canton, Ohio

Updated Nov 5, 2018

Gervasi Vineyard’s 55-acre estate, located in the heart of Canton brings the feel of Tuscany with its stunning landscape and elegant décor. While you’ll find no shortage of grapes on the estate, Gervasi Vineyard is far more than a winery. In addition to great wines, its eateries, events, crush house, and four diamond, award-winning boutique inn and villas all help make the vineyard a great escape for an afternoon, or an entire weekend.

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Gervasi Vineyard Adds New Boutique Hotel and Distillery

Updated Nov 5, 2018

Gervasi Vineyard in Canton, Ohio, will be expanding Gervasi Village with the addition of a luxury boutique hotel and distillery on the 55-acre estate. The construction of this two-building expansion will begin this spring.

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Cru Uncorked Head Chef John Stropki

John Stropki: Cru Uncorked

Updated Oct 26, 2018

John Stropki is the Executive Head Chef at Cru Uncorked. A Cleveland native, John studied at The Culinary Institute of America and The French Pastry School. He apprenticed with American Culinary Federation and has experience in a variety of hospitality offerings including hotels, restaurants, clubs and corporate dining.

The artistry of the craft drew him to the industry after high school. He is passionate about plate design, pastry proficiency and culinary education. As the Executive Head Chef at Cru Uncorked, John feels blessed to express his vision as a chef work while working with the highest integrity ingredients at this world-class organization.

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Kingfish: Akron's Stop for the Freshest Seafood!

Updated Oct 23, 2018

The upscale and beautifully appointed Kingfish restaurant sits right off of I-77 at the Medina Road exit. The spacious dining room is immaculate and features an engaging nautical theme. The bright clean décor delivered a jazzy and festive ambiance that stayed throughout the visit.

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Salmon Dave's: A Cleveland Landmark Lives Up To Their Name

Posted Oct 23, 2018

Long time Cleveland and Rocky River favorite Salmon Dave's has been serving their Guaranteed Seafood in the same location since 1993. This award-winning destination knows how to cook and serve seafood! The menu, décor and of course the name are all seafood centric! Being located in the Old River District of Rocky Rivers adds to charm as well.

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Sandy Cutler, Owner of Cru Uncorked, A pair of antique French gates, provenance unknown, circa 1890 leading to the Wine Corridor

Cru Uncorked: The Collection

Updated Oct 19, 2018

From the moment you enter, fine art sets the stage for an unforgettable experience. Winemaking relics, French jazz-era reliefs, period antiques, Napa Valley photography and vineyard-inspired artwork establish an atmosphere of welcome and intrigue. Each piece curated to compliment a relaxing evening of incredible food, wine and service.

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Restaurant Review of Rosewood Grill Westlake OH

Updated Oct 11, 2018

Another star of the Hospitality Restaurants line up in the Cleveland area is Rosewood Grill in Westlake. Rosewood Grill locations can also be found in the Cleveland suburbs of Hudson and Strongsville, Ohio. We recently had the pleasure of visiting the Westlake location and were thoroughly impressed in every aspect!

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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum Through a Jazz Lover's Eye

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum Through a Jazz Lover's Eye

Updated Oct 4, 2018

WIll Friedwald, a highly regarded and famous jazz writer from New York City, writes jazz features for our Citiview New York site. He recently visited the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Musuem, in Cleveland, and shared his thoughts on the experience. His unique point of view is very enlightening to us rock and rollers!

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6 Ways to Get Some Zen

Updated Sep 19, 2018

What’s a travel adventure without a little R&R? While Cleveland’s known for its bustling theater district, youthful downtown and incredible rock ‘n’ roll scene, the city does actually know how to sit back, relax and…breathe.

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