Eat, drink and be Irish. These area establishments are offering specials, so that you can make the most of your St. Patrick’s Day celebration.
Around the Corner Saloon
18616 Detroit Rd., Lakewood, 216-521-4413
A traditional Irish brunch is served beginning at 8:30 a.m., as well as corned beef and cabbage dinners. There is live music all day, with Galen’s Irish Band on the front stage at 4 p.m., Pop Rocks in the warehouse at 7 p.m. and CL DJ at 11 p.m.
19985 Lake Rd., Rocky River, 440-331-7850
Brian Fowler of WGAR 99.5-FM radio will begin the day from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Stop in for breakfast, green beer and bagpipes.
19304 Detroit Rd., Rocky River, 440-333-6701
Corned beef and cabbage dinners, corned beef sandwiches and lamb stew will be served, along with the regular menu.
Casey’s Irish Imports
19626 Center Ridge Rd., Rocky River, 440-333-8383
Find everything you need for your St. Patrick’s Day celebration here, including T-shirts, hats, caps and walking sticks, greeting cards, jams, cookies and candy, Celtic and Claddagh jewelry, Belleek china, and Waterford and Galway crystal. You can even buy Irish shamrock seeds and plant them in a bag of certified Irish soil. Casey’s has extended hours of 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. until St. Patrick’s Day, but is closed on March 17.
The Irish Barber
19500 Center Ridge Rd., Rocky River, 440-333-4418
Get a proper pint and a smart-looking haircut before you head downtown for the parade. Proprietor Sean Gormley’s attached full-service bar called the Corner Pub will be open for corned beef sandwiches and music before and after the parade. Bagpipers will entertain at noon.
688 Dover Center Rd., Westlake, 440-835-9900
The doors open at 9 a.m. for brunch. Irish menu items and drink specials will be available all day on Mar. 17. A Hangover Brunch, with a full a la carte brunch menu, will be served the next day. Donal O’Shaughnessy will provide entertainment from noon to 2 p.m. There will be a cornhole tournament with cash prizes.
Stamper’s Grill Pub
21750 Lorain Rd., Fairview Park, 440-333-7826
The Burke School of Irish Dance performs at 9 p.m. on March 16, followed by Irish music at 10 p.m. The doors open at 10 a.m. on St. Patrick’s Day, and there will be free green beads and derby hats. An Irish sing-along with the Irish Cottage Boys takes place at 3 p.m. Irish music by Jeff Varga, featuring fiddle player Kevin Richards of Brace Yourself Bridget, is featured at 6:30 p.m.
1325 Linda St., Rocky River, 440-331-9687
St. Patrick’s weekend entertainment includes West Side Steve on March 16, and Pompus Ass and Brumtone and Kennedy on March 17. Doors open at 9 a.m. on St. Patrick’s Day.
673 Cahoon Rd., Westlake, 440-899-5134
Corned beef specials will be offered all day until 10 p.m.