Coming Soon: Brayson’s Ice Cream Parlor

Brayson’s Ice Cream Parlor – initial soft opening  took place on Sunday (9/3/17) and Monday (9/4/17) from 4pm to 8pm – located in Parma’s Polish Village at 5840 Ridge Rd, next to Krakow Deli. Grand Opening slated for 2018.

Little Polish Diner Ranked as One of the Best Diners in Cleveland

The Little Polish Diner makes the Cleveland PD’s Top 30 Diners List: Little Polish Diner (5772 Ridge Rd., Parma) Yelp review: “Great (very!) little place with very authentic Polish food.  The menu has all the Polish favorites– kielbasa, potato pancakes, pirogues, sauerkraut, stuffed cabbage.  There are lots of lunch items and many a la carte items….

Review: Barabicu Smokehouse Is Smokin’ Good

By Debbi Snook, The Plain Dealer PARMA, Ohio — I’ve never given three stars to a restaurant that regularly closes when the food runs out. Sounds rude, doesn’t it? Daniel Cassano, who owns Barabicu Smokehouse in Parma, does it that way because he says that’s what a real (Translated: Texan) smokehouse does. He’s very interested in…

Cleveland Magazine Best Restaurants: Barabicu Smokehouse

By Jason Brill | Edited by Kim Scheider Barabicu Smokehouse Jon Ashton and Danny Cassano wanted to get sweet on Cleveland’s barbecue resurgence. But they’ve made a name for themselves by doing the opposite. Instead of putting sugar in their rubs, Ashton and Cassano cook their meats ultra slowly. Brisket ($11 for a half-pound) is…

Free Comic Book Day 2017

This year, Free Comic Book Day is celebrating its 16th year introducing readers to the wonders of comics and falls on Saturday, May 6. There will be up to 50 titles that may be available at each participating location. DC Entertainment, Image Comics, Bongo Comics, and Marvel Comics will be among the many publishers offering titles that include Betty &…

P Jay’s Pizza Is Business Of The Month

This month’s Business of the Month is P Jay’s Pizza located in the heart of Polish Village at 5859 Ridge Road. Mayor DeGeeter is honoring this business, not only for the food, but for the sense of community pride in this clean and well-run establishment. P. Jay’s opened in April, 1993 and has given back…

Cheap Eats: Little Polish Diner

By Tricia McCune | Edited by Kim Schneider Just as tiny as grandma’s kitchen and with as much heart, the 22-seat Parma restaurant serves up a menu of family recipes co-owner Sophie Hart carried with her from her native Poland. She even imports spices from Europe to make dishes such as the Tour of Poland…

Polish Village Paczki Day Sees Record Turnout

No doubt about it, for the Greater Cleveland area with its large Polish population, Paczki Day (pronounced poonch-key), also known as Fat Tuesday, has always been a popular pre-Lenten event. But in Parma’s Polish Village, it has exploded! This bustling, walkable, commercial district, featuring nearly 100 small businesses, has seemingly become the number one paczki destination in…

Makin’ Music

Need an instrument? Want to learn how to play an instrument? Check out Makin’ Music! Owned and operated by local musician Ross LaPinta and associates, Makin’ Music is the musical instrument store “We wish we had growing up” and is located in the heart of Parma’s Polish Village at the corner of the Ridge /…