Cleveland’s 21 Essential Middle Eastern Restaurants


There's really nothing like some great Middle Eastern food. The richness of flavors, combined with fresh vegetables and spices makes for the perfect meal. And luckily for us Clevelanders, there are plenty of great options in town. From the empire behind Aladdin's and their other outputs like Sittoo's, Boaz Cafe and Taza to local favorites like Ferris Shwarma, Nate's Deli, Frank's Falafel House and Maha's Falafil, to new and innovative spots like Zhug, there's really just an embarrassment of riches. Here's what we consider the 21 best in town.