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Nuevo Modern Mexican and Tequila Bar

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
1000 E 9th St, Cleveland, OH 44114-1004
+1 216-737-1000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1000 E 9th St, Cleveland, OH 44114-1004
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Reviewed yesterday

We came here after a long visit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame just up the hill because it is visible out the window. Fun setting for a Friday night with a sand volleyball game visible through the glass out the back and...More

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We showed about 30 minutes before closing on a beautiful evening. We sat outside to watch the sun set and enjoy the nice temperature. We were sat quickly and our waiter or so we though came to us very quickly and took our drink order....More

Thank F Austin J
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all we were there on a Sunday around 2:30 in the afternoon. We ordered appetizers of queso and guacamole sampler, the first order of queso was wrong, which was replaced. The chips were so over spiced with paprika, horrible, I have never had...More

Thank catwoman71158
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate late, after staying at the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame until its closing. Our waiter was adorable, funny and helpful (I wish I remembered his name!), and despite us being the last people in the restaurant, we never felt rushed. The setting...More

Thank snarliest1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What started out with great possibilities ended with a thud. Appetizers were outstanding. The house guac, quezon fundido and salsa trio complimented the tequila sampler, all served quickly and with enthusiasm. The problem started once the entrees were ordered. Service slowed to a crawl and...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for lunch after visiting the Rock and wasn’t disappointed. Great location by the water. Staff was very friendly and the food was great. Lots of options for vegetarians.

Thank onecoolraisin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Strolled down after a day at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The location was just amazing. There was a park like setting in front of where we were seated with a dock to the left. We walked down a path that lead us...More

Thank DonnaZ597
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Cleveland for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and happened to park near Nuevo. We decided to have dinner there and really enjoyed our meals. The Carnitas have great flavor and the shrimp tacos also were very good. Highly recommend the flight...More

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this place had a ton of flavor. The guac, queso and the salsa. Very good service. If you have a picky eater, the menu may look overwhelming but you can substitute a lot of things. This is a good place to try some...More

Thank Rylilly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked down the street from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to get lunch here. Thought we’d find some Mexican food we’d enjoy. However, this place offers some really odd twists to their food. We took a look at the menu and talked to...More

Thank Roy W
Kelsey B, Manager at Nuevo Modern Mexican and Tequila Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It is disappointing to hear you thought our restaurant wasn't for you. As we do specialize in Modern Mexican (we take influence from traditional Latin American, Spanish, and Mexican dishes and do a new-age style) we do also have quite a few traditional Mexican dishes...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 E 9th St, Cleveland, OH 44114-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-737-1000
Here at Nuevo we provide our guests an extraordinary dining experience on beautiful Lake Erie! This includes one of a kind modern Mexican cuisine and a full bar containing over 120 100% Blue Weber agave tequilas! We also offer a scenic Cleveland skyline view in our event space; perfect for a corporate event, wedding reception, and casual gatherings.
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