Shop! Eat! Collinwood!

Collinwood businesses and restaurants have gotten creative in recent weeks! These are just a few that are shaking things up....

Offering hand-selected and hand-crafted fine dining right in the heart of E. 185th, The Standard Fine Food & Spirits is currently pivoting their dine-in experience to offer orders for take-out starting May 1! We personally cannot wait to snack on beautiful selections of seafood, steaks, pasta, Slovenian sausage and (mouth-watering) chef specialties. Till then, we’ll just gaze longingly at their full menu here, and try to contain our excitement. For updates, visit The Standard Facebook page or check their website. The Standard is located at 779 E. 185th St. Call for hours at 216-570-1129.

Call in and order to go! Buettner’s Bakery is open Tuesday-Saturday, 6:00am-1:00pm, and Sundays 7:00am-12:30pm. Located at 704 E. 185th, Buettner’s Bakery is taking orders by phone at: 216-531-0650.

Pop Life on Waterloo recently announced morning, noon and night wellness classes online! Classes include Meditation, Power, Kundalini, Yin, Bhakti, Puma, Wind-Down and more. Classes are offered via Zoom and are donation-based. Details can be found at Pop Life Facebook page. 

Though the cafe is closed temporarily due to Covid-19, Ritual Juicery is offering free deliveries Tuesdays & Fridays on orders of $45 or more. Choose from organic, raw, cold-press juice and vegan, gluten-free snacks at and order by email at or by phone: 216-217-7458.

Offering up delicious Jamacian cuisine, Ocho Rios is a hidden gem located just south of Five Pointes Intersection on Ivanhoe Road. Spicy jerk chicken, oxtail, plantains, rice, beans and cabbage are just a few of this neighborhood favorite’s tasty samplings. The restaurant’s storefront is humble and intimate, so call your order in at 216-249-6246 and take it to go. Hours are Mon-Thurs 9A-10P, Fri-Sat 9A-11P and closed Sunday. Find Ocho Rios full menu

Beachland Ballroom recently launched a Beachland Ballroom Online Store at! Support your favorite music venue and shop Brunch Gift Certificates, Live Music Gift Certificates, Beachland Ballroom t-shirts, baseball tees and more!! 

Offering a newly expanded online inventory on 4 different platforms, Blue Arrow Records keeps the tunes spinning in Collinwood and is adding new inventory daily!
Browse the Blue Arrow Records Etsy for the record shop’s largest collection or head over to to stream albums from the record label in real time. You can also purchase albums via Blue Arrow Discogs and the shop’s website:

Cavotta Garden Center is an oasis of lush green botany and colorful floral selections, located between St. Clair Ave and Euclid on Nottingham Road. The garden center offers pottery and statuary, annuals, perennials, vegetable plants, fresh produce & lots of other interesting things for your home and garden. In anticipation of opening for the season on April 23rd, Cavotta’s has been sharing shots of garden selections blooming to life via Cavotta’s Garden Center Facebook page. Call for this season’s hours at 440-897-1497.

Offering full-service design and printing in the heart of Waterloo, No Problem Printing closed its storefront temporarily but is directing orders to be placed online. Delivery has always been free, and the team is ready to handle all of your design and printing needs for banners, signs, apparel, stickers and more! Browse design samples and print inventory online at or contact them via email at or by phone: 216-383-7087.

Currently offering online subscriptions for virtual fitness group classes via NuLifeTv on Zoom, NuLife Fitness Camp encourages active lifestyles to boost the immune system and promote mental health through fitness. Subscribe for monthly or weekly unlimited virtual classes on or call 1-844-NULIFE-1 to purchase a digital gift card.

Offering one-on-one and small group swing lessons from the 1920s through the 1950s, Get Hep Swing is now offering gift certificates on their website. Though the monthly dances at The Lithuanian Club on E. 185th have been temporarily postponed, the business is encouraging those interested in swing dance lessons to visit Get Hep Swing at and to contact for pricing.

CHINA MOUNTAIN Nestled in the heart of Five Pointes Intersection, China Mountain is currently taking your order for delicious take-out and delivery Chinese cuisine with new delivery partners DoorDash, Uber Eats and Postmates. Hours have been temporarily reduced and are as such: Mon-Sat 11A-9P and Sun 1P-9P. Find their menu online at and call in your order at 216-451-9222.

Buying and selling a wide array of new and old toys, classic video games, select vintage clothing, records, comics and more, Star Pop Vintage + Modern, located in the heart of Waterloo, is now offering digital gift cards that can be redeemed once the physical location reopens its doors. The gift cards can be purchased for yourself or sent to any email address as a gift! Check out Star Pop Vintage + Modern’s Facebook for updates, and purchase the digital gift cards.

Recently re-calibrating their focus to include a larger online presence, Master Collective continues their vision of creating better communities with creativity and gaming culture via Master Collective Patreon Offering tiered subscription levels with plenty of perks, the collective seeks to provide workshops, audio/visual media and events that are affordable or free for Collinwood! Master Collective is also helping small businesses improve their online presence and designing apparel & merchandise and more at the Master Collective Website Feel free to contact the Master Collective team to request more info!


In addition to offering curbside pick-up, Six Shooter Coffee is also offering a pay-it-forward program! Customers can purchase fresh CLE Biscuit Heads breakfast sandwiches for other customers, friends, family and neighbors from 7am - 12pm. The coffee beanery has also partnered with Platform Beer Company and Howlers Ink for special promotions and rebates. Head over to Six Shooters Facebook Page to see what they’ve been up to!

Offering delicious hibachi meals for carry-out and delivery right on Lakeshore Boulevard, Rotasu Hibachi serves up so many options to satisfy your cravings for sushi rolls, vegetarian dishes, entrees, chef combos, apps and more. Hours are Tues-Sat
10:30A-10P and Sun-Mon 12P-9P. Order online at GrubHub or DoorDash, or call in your pick up order at 216-486-8668.

Specializing in professional auto detailing and restoration right on Nottingham Road, TintMax Custom Auto Styles serves the Collinwood community and Greater Cleveland, professionally, promptly and at competitive prices. Call 216-385-9585 and ask for Josh to discuss and schedule your tinting and detailing needs.

Pretty Things Cleveland, a hip hair salon located on E. 185th, is currently closed but is keeping clients up to date on the Pretty Things Instagram Page. Pretty Things is also offering a 30% off first-time client code for Hairstory Products. Check out their website here:

Located at the heart of Euclid-Green since 1953, at the corner of Green Rd and Euclid, Weber’s Health Food offers a wide selection of foods, beauty products and specialty health items in bulk. Find organic and locally-sourced health food items, supplements and alternative medicines here. Weber’s accepts cash and check only, no credit card. Call 216-481-9544 for current hours and availability.

Located on St. Clair Ave, Clean Slate Laundry Mat is currently open and offers self-serve wash and dry Sunday-Sunday, 9:00am - 8:00pm. The laundry mat features 20 washers ranging in capacity from 20lbs to 60lbs, plus 20 additional 30lbs dryers. Clean Slate also offers business wash, dry and folding services for businesses, with monthly rate options to suit your needs. Let Clean Slate help you take a load off! The laundry mat offers a Coronavirus precautions guide for laundering at their location via the business’s Facebook page. Please call 216-762-1821 for more details and visit the website at

Image Mart is now offering 18”x 24” one-sided coroplast signs for $18 plus set up and two-sided coroplast signs for $25 plus set up. Restaurants can advertise take-out and delivery options or promote their menu with high-quality, durable signage that can be used again and again! Order 10 or more signs, and get them for half the price. Established in 1998 right on St. Clair Ave, Image Mart specializes in signs, offset and digital printing and custom graphic solutions. Visit Image Mart website at to view current products and call them by phone to discuss your promotional needs at 216-486-7518.

COIT ROAD FARMERS’ MARKET Committed to growing the legacy of Cleveland’s oldest farmers’ market, The Coit Road Farmers’ Market has long been a leader in engaging the community in local-food options. Situated at the heart of one of Cleveland’s most challenged areas, the Market offers an oasis of green, fresh and nutritious foods, from produce to baked goods, local cheeses to free-range meats. Hours are Saturdays 8AM-1PM and Wednesdays starting in June. See Coit Road Farmers’ Market current e-news letter

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Volume 12, Issue 5, Posted 5:54 PM, 05.07.2020