Enjoy a 5 course, chefs whim dinner for 2 paired with wine at Lola's chef's table. Located in the heart of downtown Cleveland, chef Michael Symon's menu offers diners the opportunity to experience modern interpretations of their favorite Midwestern dishes. Symon's first restaurant, complete with an elegant dining room and open kitchen, put his name on the map. After opening in 1997, Symon was named on of Food & Wine magazine's "Best New Chefs" in 1998. Signature dishes including beef cheek pierogi; pork belly with crispy ears; and smoked Hampshire pork chop showcase Symon's long-time dedication to nose-to-tail cooking, years before it was trendy. The expansive wine list, which is also a focus at Lola, is curated by wife, Liz Symon.
Art lovers, rejoice, and start bidding. Here's an unprecedented chance to enjoy a private dinner for 6 hosted by Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell in their new loft in Hingetown, surrounded by their private art collection. The Bidwells are the founders of the Transformer Station Museum, which offers inventive and thought-provoking exhibitions of contemporary art and photography. Six guests will enjoy a private chef-prepared dinner with the Bidwells in their newest building, the restored Van Rooy Coffee Co, which now houses Spaces gallery on the lower floor, and their loft on the top floor with sweeping views of the Cleveland skyline and Lake Erie.
Considerations: Mutually agreed-upon date, no holidays. Valid September 2019 through January 30, 2020.
Donated By Fred Bidwell & Laura Ruth Bidwell
This $500 gift card will buy you a cup of coffee a day for nearly a year at neighborhood favorite Gypsy Beans & Baking Company. The value is also good toward pastry and lunch items (we highly recommend the best BLT sandwich in town).
Considerations: Gift card value is $500. Expires: 6/18/20.
Donated By Nikki Gillotta, Gypsy Beans
Make everyone happy with hot dogs, toppings and tater tots for 25 people in the Underdog at the Happy Dog in the Gordon Square Arts District. All-beef hotdogs and vegan Italian sausages are offered with 50 different unique toppings. Fancy spaghetti-ohs or a fried egg on your 'dog?
Donated By Sean Watterson, Happy Dog
Toast's wine tasting for 6 people includes four different wines plus a selection of hors d'oeuvres.
The idea behind Toast was to open a restaurant serving up food made from the freshest locally sourced ingredients, creative cocktails, and a diverse and edgy wine list, all in Cleveland's most happening neighborhood. Owner Jill Davis likes to stock the wine cellar with excellent examples of popular grape varietals, albeit usually with a twist, as well as those that might push you out of your comfort zone.
Considerations: Advance reservations are required. Expires 7/1/20.
Donated By Toast
Spoil up to 20 of your favorite friends, clients or colleagues with a 2 hour reception from 5 pm -7 pm in the private VU room of Bar 32 at the Hilton Downtown Cleveland. The private room features elegant sparkling glass walls with the "Best View in the Land." Includes beer, wine and appetizers.
Maximum Value $2500
Enjoy an incredible dinner for 2 of Asian/American comfort food paired with a Sake flight at Ninja City.
Enjoy a fabulous dinner for 2 at Greenhouse Tavern.
Chef Jonathon Sawyer brings love and happiness to each plate that is put out of The Greenhouse Tavern's kitchen. Using local produce, protein, and grain Chef Sawyer supports our revitalizing economy in Cleveland, Ohio.
Always working hard to be at the forefront of the rustbelt revolution the team at The Greenhouse Tavern is constantly looking for ways to innovate in the city, the kitchen, and on the menu
Dinner for Two up to $100 value. Gratul
Enjoy a scrumptious 5 course dinner for 6 people at the incredible Luxe Kitchen & Lounge located in the heart of Gordon Square Arts District. Luxe is a Mediterranean-Italian bistro that strives to create a well-rounded menu from a culinary standpoint that is current yet approachable.
$50 Gift Certificate for IL Rione, located at 1303 W. 65th Street in Gordan Square, IL Rione offers classic New York pizza and more! You'll love the taste of the crust and you'll want to hang out...
Experience thoroughly hip dining in the heart of Downtown Cleveland's spirited Warehouse District at the Blue Point Grille with a $100 gift certificate. The cosmopolitan dining room's towering windows overlook the heart of the city.
Blue Point serves the absolute freshest and highest-quality seafood available anywhere; and shucks over 75,000 fresh oysters per year. With exceptionally attentive service and an award-winning wine list, Blue Point has earned Cleveland Magazine's Silver Spoons Award "Best Seafood Restaurant" title every year since opening.