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Cafe Avalaun

4640 Richmond Rd, Suite 200, Warrensville Heights, OH 44128-5964
+1 216-245-6666
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“paninis” (4 reviews)
“sweet crepes” (2 reviews)
“scones” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
4640 Richmond Rd, Suite 200, Warrensville Heights, OH 44128-5964
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

This strip mall joint in an anonymous seeming area turned out to be one of the best food experiences we have had in a long time! We visited this cafe on two occasions during our recent trip to the area. It was one of the...More

Thank Jineffable
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Pros: Store vibe - delightful, chalkboard signs, small but welcoming Staff - Young staff but everyone so far has been delightful. No typical sluggish behavior of young people stuck on their cell phones. They make the food and take their time and still have pleasant...More

Thank pinkcarnationcandy
Brian D, Owner at Cafe Avalaun, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Wow! A very nice thorough review. You covered a lot and some of your points are well taken. I agree on some of them and will work to adjust. Especially the table. It used to be filled with a little decretive moss. Which was kind...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

We are SO spoiled in CLE to have a 100% GF cafe. I have been going to Cafe Avalaun since they opened. As a celiac it is wonderful to know I can stop in for breakfast, grab lunch, order take out on their special nights...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 27 March 2018

I took my oldest there for breakfast on St. Paddy's Day prior to back-to-college errands. Walking in, I saw the Irish Blessing painted on the back wall. A sign? Anyone who's celiac knows the range of emotions--fear, embarrassment, dread--of eating out. This was the first...More

Thank Ann F
Brian D, Owner at Cafe Avalaun, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

So glad you are pleased. Thank you so very much!

Reviewed 16 March 2018

While I have no digestive issues but choose this cafe for the variety of delicious healthy unique and creative menu items I noted on the online menu- paninis,crepes, tacos, soups, salads, bakery items (muffins, scones, cookies, cupcakes) I was delighted watching plated items come to...More

Thank Karen S
Brian D, Owner at Cafe Avalaun, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

So glad you enjoy our cafe. We appreciate you taking the time to review us. See you again soon. - Chef Brian

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This place blew my mind! I’m a Cleveland Gal who has lived West Coast for five years now. The chef/owner is not only creative, but produces the most healthy delicious food I’ve ever tasted in Vegan cooking. He catered to my allergies and provided me...More

Thank ArtistMasha
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Best Gluten Free within a 50 mile radius. I love this place. They have savory, Paleo, sweet, crepes, omelets, sandwich’s, soups, desserts, lattes and more..... They buy locally and everything is made fresh daily. You can’t go wrong eating at this restaurant. Yum!

Thank Carol L
Brian D, Owner at Cafe Avalaun, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. Love you back!

Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a coffee shop type cafe that specializes in gluten free. It seemed like most of the customers were regulars. They have a window at the front where you see them baking the gluten free bakery items. They have quite a few gluten free...More

1  Thank 23wearytraveler23
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I took my daughter to this cafe this morning as a treat. We were excited to discover this cafe through a mutual friend who also has dietary restrictions. Chef Brian offers a variety of menu items that are paleo, vegetarian, and vegan friendly. All menu...More

Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I never knew Cafe Avalaun existed until a friend invited me to meet her there for breakfast this week. Immediately off of I-271 at the Richmond and Emery exit, it is extremely easy to find and the parking is plentiful. When I walked in, my...More

Thank LauriB1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4640 Richmond Rd, Suite 200, Warrensville Heights, OH 44128-5964
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Warrensville Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 216-245-6666
  • E-mail
Only 100% Gluten-Free cafe, restaurant, caterer and bakery in the Cleveland, OH area. Menu is mostly focused on crepes, panini and more. We do special events like pop up dinners every month.
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