Melt Bar and Grilled


Fall is When the Days Get Shorter, the Nights Get Cooler, and Gourmet Comfort Food Tastes Better at Melt Bar and Grilled!

CLEVELAND, OHIO— Melt Bar and Grilled, an Ohio favorite for gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches, welcomes fall with legendary sandwiches and incredible beer and cocktails all month long.
For October, the Starters & Snacks feature is the Melt Pierogi, Ohio-produced potato & onion pierogi, sautéed onions, fresh-made vodka kraut, shredded cheddar & sour cream.
Three awesome grilled cheese specials are available this month, including Parmageddon, made with potato & onion pierogi, fresh-made vodka kraut, sautéed onions and sharp cheddar; the Parmageddonator is grilled kielbasa sausage, potato & onion pierogi, fresh-made vodka kraut, sautéed onions and sharp cheddar; finally, Voodoo Zombie Jerk Chicken is a wicked combination of grilled jerk chicken, fried and smashed plantains, pickled peppers, peach habanero marmalade and pepper-jack cheese – all heavily seasoned with a special zombie dust seasoning!
Cold Weather Comfort Mac is October’s Maniacal Macaroni & Cheese, and is roasted butternut squash, zucchini, broccoli, carrots, onions, tomato, garlic butternut squash cream sauce and candied walnuts and a streusel topping. Pro-tip: add grilled chicken or vegan chicken!
This month’s Classic Sides include:
  • Cheesy Cheddar Broccoli / Fresh roasted broccoli, creamy cheddar sauce, herb panko bread crumb. Vegetarian
  • Herb Roasted Potatoes / Crispy redskin potatoes, flavorful herb butter. Vegetarian, Vegan Available 

October’s not-to-be-missed dessert is Cookies & Cream Bread Pudding, an awesome combo of homemade cookies & cream bread pudding served warm and topped with a sweet white chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream, and real whipped cream.

Melt Bar and Grilled is saying “thank you” to its fans with a never-before-offered 20% off discountthrough the entire month of October! All you need to do is click here, fill out the short form, and you’ll receive an email with your 20% coupon. Show the coupon on your mobile device (or print it) at any full-service Melt Bar and Grilled location and get 20% off your dine-in or take-out meal all month long.
Melt Bar and Grilled is partnering with our good friends at the world famous Cleveland Agora and Grog Shop this month. Contests will be run through Melt’s Facebook and Instagram pages. 
  • Earthless / Monday, October 7th at the Grog Shop – Contest runs October 1-4
  • Cave-in / Saturday, October 12th at the Grog Shop – Contest runs October 5-9
  • Quiet Riot / Saturday, October 19th at The Cleveland Agora – Contest runs October 9-14

We’ve also partnered with the Grog Shop to say “thank you” to all Melt friends and family with this special offer:

  • $5 off tickets for Aquadolls at the Grog Shop / Thursday, October 17th. Enter the code MELT at checkout.
  • $5 off tickets for Earthless at the Grog Shop / Monday, October 7th. Enter the code MELT at checkout.
  • $5 off tickets for Cave-in at the Grog Shop / Saturday, October 12th. Enter the code MELT at checkout. 

The Melt Bar and Grilled Independence August Pinball Tournament is Thursday, October 17th. All players are welcome for a progressive knockout style pinball tournament, one of the most fun and popular styles of competitive flipper pinball. All skill levels are welcome and all players and their guests receive 20% off all bar and menu items. The tournament is officially registered with the IFPA (International Flipper Pinball Association) and there will be a raffle, prizes and surprises! The tournament is presented by Melt Bar and Grilled and Kidforce Pinball.

We have partnered with our friends at Arcade Super Awesome to create the ultimate pinball and arcade experience at our Columbus Short North location. The waiting area has been transformed into a pinball and arcade paradise with 13 pinball games, perfect for this month’s knockout tournaments, Tuesday, September 3rd from 7:30pm – 11pm. The tournament format is group knockout with players placed in groups of 4, playing on a randomly selected machine. The bottom two scores receive strikes. After 3 strikes, each player is eliminated. This is an IFPA recognized tournament with no entry fee and 20% off food and drink for all players and guests.

Join your friends Sunday, October 27th at our Short North Columbus location for a new Killer Queen draft tournament. Killer Queen is the hottest cult arcade game out there and is a 5v5 competitive retro-style game, is the hottest game out there and we’ve got it. All skill levels are welcome to enter the draft, including brand new players, and all participants and guests receive 20% off food and drink. For the Killer Queen Draft Tournament, each team will have a captain that will draft players based on skill level, making sure each team is fair and balanced. Please arrive by 3:00pm to get your name on the draft list, then grab a beer at the bar and wait for the games to begin at 3:30pm. The tournament will be a double-elimination tournament or best of 3 (or best of 5) depending on the number of teams drafted, with the winning team getting a Melt prize bag! 

Melt Bar and Grilled is a proud partner with Keep It Local Cleveland and encourages everyone to support local businesses! The Keep It Local Cleveland Project is an organization dedicated to connecting the unique people of our city to the unique, locally owned and operated businesses that drive our economy. For more information, visit