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Russo's

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4895 State Rd., Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
+1 330-923-2665
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Closed
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Troy, Michigan
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385 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

We had outstanding meals here. Very creative. Some dishes are Creole; others are Italian. I had a seafood Niscoise with capers, anchovies, sun dried tomatoes, and haricot vert. My brother had a Creole preparation made with shrimp. Everything perfectly prepared...comparable to the best in New York, Chicago and San Fan. Good beer and wine selection. Service is professional. Atmosphere is... More 

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Hudson, Ohio
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396 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

Again we arrived to a packed house at 6:30...Thankfully we made a reservation, otherwise we would have waited over an hour. If you haven't been, both Italian and Creole foods are featured, and for some entrees they are even fused. We opted for Italian this night. Cavatelli with meatballs and Meat Ravioli, both in a perfectly fresh Pomodoro sauce that... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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57 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

Stumbling in to that authentic New Orleans creole taste in the NE Ohio area is not something you'll find on every other corner. If this is what you want, Risso's has it! Although I am not much of a "Creole Connoisseur", Russo's presents an interesting blend of the New Orleans fling with a touch of local Italian twist. And from... More 

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Cuyahoga Falls
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

My husband and I ate here for the first time tonight. I had the veal with lemon capers and he had the calamari. Both of us thought our meals were delicious. Our server was Brisi. She knew it was our first time dining there and made sure to explain any dish we had a question about. The menu has a... More 

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Akron
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2015

I had never heard of Russo's prior to dining there this week to celebrate my husband's birthday. I would have to say the menu was similar to Ken Stewarts or Flemings but without the fine dining experience and standard of those same establishments. Russo's has paper tablecloths covering the table and the dishes used for serving could have come from... More 

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Kent, Ohio
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125 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

While dining at Russo's, my companion and I both selected New Orleans style mains along with a salad. The service was good and we both found our food to be tasty; as I enjoyed a Hurricane we relived our trips to New Orleans. Of course, this is still an out of the way spot in Ohio but having eaten here... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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131 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2015

This has been one of our favorite dining options over the past few years, but the same chorus rings true with other recent reviews and is, sadly, becoming more consistent during our experiences. The Good: Food is consistently delicious, creative, and well prepared. This has never been an issue and the main reason we keep coming back. They serve dishes... More 

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Cuyahoga Falls, OH
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

This place is a bit out of the way but it's worth the drive. I visited Russos with 3 of my girlfriends on a Thursday night. APPS: we started out with oysters and calamari- both of which were mouth-watering good. SERVICE: the server (Lisa) was awesome, she was very knowledgeable about the menu and her recommendations on wine and dishes... More 

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Stow, Ohio
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2014

I agree with another reviewer that service is awful and management doesn't seem to pay any attention to what is going on with diners. May have had same server - no water or coffee refills, etc. Food is overpriced. Even though close by and thought it was good when first opened, won't be returning.

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Akron, Ohio
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014

The food was very good - a mix of creole and Italian. There are some more traditional dishes on the menu for those less adventurous. The menu is posted online, but the descriptions are more fanciful than the dishes appear and taste. None of our party of six was disappointed in their choice of dinner entrees. The atmosphere is comfortably... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4895 State Rd., Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cuyahoga Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 330-923-2665

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