About Pier W
Pier W, a landmark Cleveland restaurant, has been serving a critically acclaimed seafood and contemporary menu since May 11, 1965. Having recently undergone a $3 million interior renovation, the new Pier W resembles a sophisticated luxury liner cantilevered over Lake Erie offering dramatic views of both the Lake and the downtown Cleveland skyline. We would like to request that shorts, flip flops and baseball caps are not worn to the restaurant.
Contemporary American, Seafood
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm
Sunday Brunch: 9:30am - 2:30pm
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Sunday: 4:30pm - 9:00pm
4 Blocks West of 117th Street
$31 to $50
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Moss Stanley/Michael Leamon on piano Fridays and Saturdays 7pm - 10pm
Michael Leamon on piano Sunday Brunch
Planning an Event? Give us a call! We can make any occasion memorable whether large or small.
Large open air parking lot also available for self-park.
Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Happy Hour Sunday-Friday 4:00pm-7:00pm
1/2 price gourmet appetizers
$5.25 specialty cocktails & wines
Pier W offers private party facilities for up to 22 guests, as well as our dining room for larger parties.
Pier W Ratings and Reviews
Delicious food. As always, bread was su ...
Delicious food. As always, bread was superb. Lobster tails were excellent. My guest loved the tenderloin medallions. The sorbet dessert was exceptional! Great service as always and of course gorgeous view...
Best experience since our cruise last wi ...
Best experience since our cruise last winter. Will definitely do again
Love, love, love this restaurant. We to ...
Love, love, love this restaurant. We told them in the reservation that it was an anniversary dinner and they printed special "Happy Anniversary" menus, gave us a free dessert, and everyone told us happy anniversary. It was just splendid.
Good food, great view.... Older crowd. N ...
Good food, great view.... Older crowd. Not sure we would go back but we enjoyed the evening at Pier W.
We will never go back. Disrespectful to ...
We will never go back. Disrespectful to women.
Excellent food, signature cocktails, and ...
Excellent food, signature cocktails, and view of the Cleveland Downtown. Piano player was also exceptional. A terrific experience overall.
Great tuna simply prepared. Loved the ne ...
Great tuna simply prepared. Loved the new version of the wedge salad
The food was absolutely delicious. My gu ...
The food was absolutely delicious. My guests, and I, said of each dish we had (two different preparations of swordfish, one scallops order, and even the salad), were all the best we ever had.
The table was in a poor location. It was ...
The table was in a poor location. It was a two chair table that was situated so one of us sat with a pillar pushing you off to the left of an already small table. Also only one of us ended up with a view the other note at all. Service/Food/Taste was good, servings a pit on the small side.
We LOVED everything about our dinner at Pier W. The bouillabaisse and surf and turf were fantastic, as was the pumpkin biscuit desert. The service was wonderful and you can't beat the view. We will definitely return the next time we are in Cleveland.
Excellent, attentive, friendly service. ...
Excellent, attentive, friendly service. Tuna and stuffed shrimp dishes well prepared, tasty, and plentiful. Made us feel special for our special evening out.
Amazing trout and the calamari was the freshest we have ever had.
Lunch with friends
We cousins get together at least once a month when possible for lunch. I have been suggesting Pier W for quite awhile but we usually go a little more casual. This was a VERY nice lunch, setting and the server was just excellent. As usual very enjoyable all the way around
We were celebrating our anniversary. It ...
We were celebrating our anniversary. It was our second time at Pier W, the previous visit had been many years before. Our kids had got us a gift certificate. Prices are a little higher than we normally spend when we go out. We thought the menu was more limited than it was before but still some good options. Service was superb as expected, food was hot and delicious and the view, especially at sunset, is lovely. Highly recommend the calamari appetizer, one of the best we've had. This is not your every day, run of the mill restaurant. Good for seafood and special occasions.
A lovely restaurant with views of the la ...
A lovely restaurant with views of the lake from almost all sites. The food was very good, almost all being seafood, but steaks are also there. The wine list is good, with the sommelier being from Macedonia & having selected multiple wines from that area. The (?Bonvie) chardonnay from Macedonia tasted like a California Chard with a little more mineralogy & was only about $25.00. The service was super. If you are in the area, try this restaurant.
Our server was excellent, the food was g ...
Our server was excellent, the food was good, the ambience nice and the view of downtown Cleveland was perfect. Great wedding anniversary celebration and marathon celebration, I would highly recommend!
Best brunch in Cleveland!!!! Variety and ...
Best brunch in Cleveland!!!! Variety and quality are terrific, and what a view!
I booked reservations easily on open tab ...
I booked reservations easily on open table. It was my first time to Pier W and it was great. We were welcomed by all the staff and even the GM came over to introduce himself. Very nice!! I will be going back again very soon.
Good food and nice view we went for a d ...
Good food and nice view we went for a date dinner
Beautiful location on the water! They di ...
Beautiful location on the water! They did a great job with desserts for a birthday and a special event "congratulations" for my husband and my son.
On our reservation I had put that my hus ...
On our reservation I had put that my husband and I were celebrating our anniversary and had hoped for a table with a good view. Instead we were pleasantly surprised with a great view and a handful of people who wished us a Happy Anniversary and with a menu that had special touches as well. This was def. a special occasion for my husband and I and Pier W. lived up to it! Thank you for going the extra mile with those special touches!
Great place for an anniversary
We arrived early for our reservation and got a table by the window. The staff was pleasant and made good recommendations on wine and dessert. The piano player was a nice touch and he didn't take a break the whole time we were there. The food was really good and fairly priced. It was a great night out for our anniversary.
Don't miss this!
We were so comfortable. Every one and everything was superb! It's an "A" classy dinning experience. Watch the dress code. Men wear neatly pressed dress shirt and dress pants. Women wear dressy dress. I only wish Pier One would enforce their dress code. They do have signs up stating that it is strictly enforced. I didn't like some men wearing polo shirts. Jacket is optional but several of us wore one. Be respectful to others.
My first time to dine here. The food was ...
My first time to dine here. The food was very fresh and good.
Shrimp cocktail short ribs
Shrimp cocktail short ribs
Great view, great food. Had a wonderful ...
Great view, great food. Had a wonderful time with friends. Booked a later lunch, that allowed for great seating and a quiet space. I can't wait to go back.
Such a pretty view! The short rib perogi ...
Such a pretty view! The short rib perogies were so good along side the stuffed shrimp!
Mother's Day surprise
We- the kids and I - surprised my wife for Mother's Day with a trip to Pier W. My wife and I have been there several times so I knew she loved it but my kids had never been. It was a fantastic experience with excellent food, service and ambiance. She loved it and so did the kids. I would highly recommend Pier W for a memorable night of fine dining.
The views of Lake Erie are amazing. The ...
The views of Lake Erie are amazing. The food was delicious and the service was excellent.
Beautiful view, great food, good service ...
Beautiful view, great food, good service! Overall, a very enjoyable dinner. Loved the oysters!
Pier W is my favorite restaurant! For a special occasion or just lunch with friends, it never disappoints. So sad that it's the only restaurant in town with a great view of the lake.
The food was delicious, just a little sk ...
The food was delicious, just a little skimpy on the portion for our app of ceviche. The only thing I was really disappointed in was the size and location of our table. We sat at table 43 and it was against a wall dividing the upper level from the lower level and in a high traffic area. We got there early and the website said window seats were available on a first come basis - The dining room was was not even half full! I don't think they should even offer such small, cramped tables at place like this when we are paying the same price as everyone else and I wish I had the nerve to request a different table, but I suppose it was my own fault for not speaking up.
MY HUSBAND AND I HAD SO MUCH FUN CELEBRATING OUR 16TH ANNIVERSARY HERE!
Fantastic views, food, and service
Everything at pier w was top notch. Service was fast and friendly, food was fantastic, wine list was put together very well. I wish I could have made reservations for one of the seats closer to the lake but apparently that is not allowed. While I could not sit next to the lake, the quality of the experience was nevertheless outstanding and I will definitely come back again.
Mother's Day treat
Took my mom out to celebrate Mother's Day. I read online there was a great view. I didn't expect what it actually was. The view was amazing. It was like dining actually "on" the water. Amazing. I couldn't take my eyes off of the water and the city skyline all dinner long. The food was GREAT. Seriously delicious. The suggested specials were amazing as well. Highly recommend.
I took my daughter and her boyfriend to Pier W for her birthday. Neither had been there previously and they both enjoyed it immensely. A great dinner and experience was had by all.
The nice view of the city
The nice view of the city
We had an excellent dinner May 4th with a great view of Lake Erie and downtown Cleveland for our annual "Welcome to Ohio Dinner" for my mother's first night of her week's visit. We always enjoy our dinners at Pier W and we will be back soon. Thank you.
Pier W = fantastic
The view is awesome, we watched the skyline of Cleveland light up as we ate our dinner. The food was incredible, everything we had was perfect. My Moscow mule was probably one of the best I've ever had. The staff was courteous and attentive without being over bearing. We have been raving to everyone about the place since we went and we definitely plan on going again.
The beef short rib is to die for. Great ...
The beef short rib is to die for. Great service. One of my favorite places to go!
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