Food

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LIFT Akron: Try New Foods

The Devil Strip staff This month, our LIFT Akron task is an easy one: Visit a new restaurant and try a new type of food. We have dozens of cuisines represented in greater Akron’s restaurants. From jerk c...

The Akron Pizza Task Force visits Lembo’s

by Cole Shupe, Akron Pizza Task Force This month, the Akron Pizza Task Force went to Lembo’s Italian Restaurant in Springfield Township, just outside Ellet. We were greeted by a friendly waitress who...

Akron’s last trolley stop is now a warm, inviting bar

by Allyson Smith “Welcome to the Old 97, and let me tell you about this magical place!” said Keefe Malony, a bartender at Old 97 Café. Located on a somewhat forgotten strip of Kenmore Boulevard is a 10-y...

Sandy Sips: Missing Falls Brewery

by Sandy Maxwell #makingwaterawesome is an ambitious claim to make. But the crew behind Missing Falls Brewery is more than capable of backing it up. The massive brick and glass facade of Canal Place on ...

The Akron Pizza Task Force visits Guiseppe’s

by Paige Locy, Akron Pizza Task Force This month, the Akron Pizza Task Force went to Guiseppe’s in Green. When we walked in, we were greeted by a friendly cashier and a generous menu. Pizza sizes ra...

Sandy Sips: A Flight at Lock 15

by Sandy Maxwell Welcome, fellow beer enthusiasts! I confess to you up front that I aim for this column to be equal parts entertaining and informative, and if I manage to achieve at least one of the two, I’ll c...