Cleveland has a large Croatian population, both in the old neighborhood around E. 55th Street and I-90 as well as in the far eastern suburbs in Lake County.
Kiseljak Restaurant is located at 6304 St. Clair Ave. in Cleveland. Kiseljak offers fine Croatian & European Foods made the old fashion way. All meals are cooked from fresh meats and vegetables provided by Cleveland's local butchers and grocers.
Mondays: Roast Pork…..Chicken Paprikash
Tuesday: Lamb & Cabbage…..Stuffed Peppers
Wednesday: Burek or Pita….Stuffed Cabbage
Thursday: Beef Stroganoff….Risotto
Friday: Perch or Shrimp ….Perch/Shrimp Combo…Beef Goulash
6304 St. Clair Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44103
Also in Eastlake in Lake County, there is a huge Croatian restaurant and banquet facility, Dubrovnik Garden, at the site of the Croatian Heritage Museum at 34900 Lake Shore Boulevard along the Lake Erie shoreline. www.croatianmuseum.com
Cleveland also boasts a large Slovenian community with several ethnic butchers and restaurants. The most popular is Frank Sterle's Slovenian Country House on East 55th in the old neighborhood. They have live Cleveland-style polka music every Friday and Saturday night. www.sterlescountryhouse.com