Cleveland Metroparks will open Merwin’s Wharf restaurant in The Flats for patio dining, carry out and walk up window service on Thursday, September 10.
To provide for proper social distancing, patio service at Merwin’s Wharf has been expanded into the greenspace surrounding the restaurant, offering stunning views of the Cuyahoga River and its boating and wildlife.
Merwin’s Wharf will be open Thursdays through Sundays from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., weather permitting. The restaurant features fresh, locally-sourced menu items including the Crispy Walleye Sandwich and famous Big Soft Pretzel as well as hand-crafted specialty drinks. A full menu is available online.
Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling (216)-664-5696 during business hours, or anytime online at clevelandmetroparks.com/merwinswharf. Parties are limited to 6 persons or less.
The interior of Merwin’s Wharf will remain closed to the public. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Merwin’s Wharf has several safety measures for guests including an optional contactless ordering and menu, outdoor socially distant tables and designated carryout parking. Guests are required to wear facial coverings during their visit except when seated at Merwin’s Wharf. Facial coverings are not required for children under 6 years of age, or any individual who cannot wear a face covering because of a medical condition, mental health condition or developmental disability, or who is unable to remove the face covering without assistance, and any individual who should not wear face coverings under the CDC guidance.
Located on the Cuyahoga River's Irishtown Bend, Merwin's Wharf features stunning views of water and wildlife with nearby connections to recreational opportunities. Nestled in the post-industrial site of Cleveland’s Flats neighborhood, Merwin’s Wharf’s connects guests to urban greenspace while enjoying fresh, seasonal and locally-sourced menu items. Visit clevelandmetroparks.com/merwinswharf for more information.
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