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State Meats

5338 State Rd., Parma, OH - (216) 398-0183
State Meats is a butcher shop and smoke house that specializes in all things central European, from traditional sausages to a kielbasa burger that is like a hamburger but made with kielbasa meat. Travelers without a ready kitchen can enjoy a beautiful kielbasa sandwich, served warm and ready to eat off the car dashboard.
100% Approval Rating (3 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Kielbasa Sandwich
Root Beer
Haluski

Highlighted Reviews

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Michael Stern - Photos (6)
Roadfood.com Editor
"State Meats is a butcher shop and smokehouse, not a sit-down restaurant; but it's a godsend for sausage fans who are hungry passing through Parma. Located in a shipshape neighborhood known as Ukrainian Village (and not far from swoonful pastries at a bakery called ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

5338 State Rd., Parma, OH
(216) 398-0183

http://www.statemeats.com

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Lunch
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:Yes
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
For those who enjoy the smell of smoked meat and garlic, State Meats' air is an intoxicant.
"For those who enjoy the smell of smoked meat and garlic, State Meats' air is an intoxicant."
Michael Stern





A kielbasa sandwich is about the only ready-to-eat hot lunch sold by State Meats, and it is a beaut. This picture only hints at how juice-bursting the sausage is.
"A kielbasa sandwich is about the only ready-to-eat hot lunch sold by State Meats, and it is a beaut. This picture only hints at how juice-bursting the sausage is."
Michael Stern


The smoked bacon elevates this haluski into a memorable side dish.
"The smoked bacon elevates this haluski into a memorable side dish."
Cliff Strutz


Proprietor George Salo, who is a smoked-meat enthusiast, cuts a few samples of his garlicky smokies for us to munch on as we travel.
"Proprietor George Salo, who is a smoked-meat enthusiast, cuts a few samples of his garlicky smokies for us to munch on as we travel."
Michael Stern


State Meats doesn't actually brew the root beer, but it is a high-quality drink, and a fine companion for a kielbasa sandwich.
"State Meats doesn't actually brew the root beer, but it is a high-quality drink, and a fine companion for a kielbasa sandwich."
Michael Stern


I don't recall ever seeing another storefront awning that advertises kielbasa as clearly as State Meats'.
"I don't recall ever seeing another storefront awning that advertises kielbasa as clearly as State Meats'."
Michael Stern


This is the wall of State Meats, welcoming visitors to a section of town that is rich in meats, baked goods, and Old World hospitality.
"This is the wall of State Meats, welcoming visitors to a section of town that is rich in meats, baked goods, and Old World hospitality."
Michael Stern



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