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Dba Akron

21 Furnace St, Akron, OH 44308-1959
+1 330-375-5050
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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21 Furnace St, Akron, OH 44308-1959
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We're locals who tried DBA for the first time. The service and the food was outstanding! Our server Lori was incredibly pleasant and professional. Entree's of filet mignon and loin of lamb were prepared perfectly. The trio of pasta's were some of the best pasta...More

Thank keithswms
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I don’t have a reason for not going sooner. We went to the bar - but never had a proper dinner. It was fantastic. We are fans for sure. We shared two salads between four of us. Our meals were: three pasta tastings, Scallops, Filet...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Dinner and drinks last night were excellent! All of us were drinking martinis which were excellent! Two of us had salmon other two had filet Migion again excellent. Only thing that could have been better was our server, she was lackluster. I wish she would...More

Thank tgolbs
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This hidden, in the base of a condo building, restaurant is a lovely place to spend an evening. The service is topnotch, the food delicious. You can pick traditional entrees or choose your protein, add your own sides and topping for your protein. It is...More

Thank MWK51
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The staff, food and ambiance at this restaurant are all phenomenal. My co-workers and clients had a wonderful time.

Thank Zechariah S
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

No negatives here. Sophisticated menu. Diverse wine list. Fine food with caring understanding of special dietary needs. Attentive and accommodating staff. Higher prices than average but with it in my op. Fine find next to a Marriott!

Thank Pat L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My friends and I (6 total) recently visited this restaurant in a beautifully revitalized area, near downtown Akron. Parking is a little tricky. By the time we arrived (6:30 on a Friday evening), the parking lot across the street was full, so we parked a...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Been to dba many times and I'm never disappointed. The drinks are great so we always go early to have a sip at the bar before we take our table. The menu's good too - always refreshing and i love their use of micro-greens, which...More

Thank Pearl8882014 S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Went there on a date night with another couple. Sat in a intimate side room off the front door. Was perfect for a nice conversation. Our service was terrific, attentive, friendly, and helpful. Food was outstanding. We are a bit of foodies so like the...More

Thank Mary Ann D
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came with some friends for dinner. Reservations are recommended. We ended up in a semi private room which was really nice! The atmosphere is super modern with rich and vibrant colors, it was really neat. Our waiter (name escapes me) and...More

Thank Elizabeth P
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7 January 2015|
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Response from clevelandmike1 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no, but this is mainly based off the menu, unless of course your children have advanced palates for their age.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 01:00
16:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Furnace St, Akron, OH 44308-1959
    (Main St)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Akron
  • Phone Number: +1 330-375-5050
D.B.A. is a modern restaurant, in a modern setting, right on the edge of downtown Akron. The restaurant showcases an elegant dining space, private dining room, great cocktails at a late night bar and a spacious, comfortable patio. Our flagship restaurant, Dante in the historic Tremont area of Cleveland, is rated by Zagat dining guide as Extraordinary to Perfection. The dining experience here at D.B.A. only promises to mirror these standards. Enjoy a new kind of menu. A new kind of cuisine. And a new dining experience.
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