Thank you to everyone who joined Cleveland Magazine in celebrating the best in dining, shopping and entertainment on the East Side at this year's Best of the West Party on May 9, 2024, at LaCentre. More than 70 Best of the West finalists were be on hand to showcase what's made them a West Side favorite. Guests had the chance to sample from this year's finalists and then cast a vote for their favorites in more than 65 categories! This year's Best of the West winners  -- as selected by our event attendees -- are listed below and will be highlighted in the August 2024 issue of Cleveland Magazine.




Best Restaurant

Pier W


Best Patio

Georgetown | Vosh


Best View

Pier W


Best Lunch Spot

Joe’s Deli & Restaurant


Best Late Night Food

Barrio Tacos


Best Brunch

Pier W


Best Organic Food



Best Vegetarian

Choolaah Indian BBQ


Best Seafood

Pier W


Best Sushi

Blue Sushi Sake Grill


Best Steak

Strip Steakhouse


Best Coffee Shop

Mojo's Coffee and More


Best Quick Bite

Aladdin's Eatery


Best Ice Cream

Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream


Best Bakery

Fragapane Bakery


Best Smoothie

Liquid Fresh Planet


Best Pizza

Angelo's Pizza


Best Burger

Gunselman's Tavern


Best Wings

Around the Corner Saloon & Café


Best Mexican



Best Italian

Luca West


Best Chinese

King Wah


Best Farmers Market

West Side Market


Best Deli

Joe’s Deli & Restaurant


Best Family Dining

Avon Brewing Co.




Best Wedding Venue

Columbia Ballroom


Best Day Spa

Beauty Spot Med Spa


Best Mani Pedi

Charles Scott Salons and Spas


Best Salon

Tease Salon


Best Dry Cleaner

Tide Cleaners


Best Senior Living

Rose Senior Living


Best Car Wash

Sgt. Clean Car Wash


Best Yoga Studio

Cultivate Yoga


Best Fitness Center

Westlake Recreation Center



Best Happy Hour

Crumb & Spigot


Best Golf Course

Sweetbriar Golf Club


Best Live Music Venue



Best Brewery

Fat Head's Brewery


Best Charitable Event

Prayers From Maria's Sunflower Wine Festival




Best Jeweler

Peter & Co. Jewelers


Best Pet Boutique

Style Mutt


Best Florist

Precious Petals


Best Garden Center

Gale's Westlake Garden Center


Best Wine Store

Minotti's Wine & Spirits


Best Beer Selection

Minotti's Wine & Spirits


Best Bike Shop

Century Cycles 


Best Boutique

Estella Boutique


Best Men's Fashion



Best Home Décor

Wild Iris Home


Best Health Foods (Retail)

Lucky's Market


Best CLE T-Shirt Shop

CLE Clothing Co.


Best Consignment Shop

Chelsea's Consignments


Best Antique Shop

Flower Child


Best Handmade Retailer

The Rift Shop


Best Handmade Market Vendor

Brazen by Nature Candle Co.




Best Dance/Theatre Instruction

Beck Center for the Arts


Best Gymnastics

Little Stars Gymnastics


Best Music Instruction

School of Rock


Best Birthday Party Location

Little Stars Gymnastics




Best Chiropractor

River Chiropractic & Wellness


Best Chef

Regan Reik (Pier W)


Best Bartender

Jeff Gresko (Bistro 83)


Best Stylist

Alicia Casshie (Edge and Elegance)


Best Interior Designer

Ducy Design


Best Fitness Instructor

Kevin Johnson (Forward Fitness)


Best Photographer

3 Little Birds Photography


Read more about last year's winners here.

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