About the Area

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Northside lofts is located in downtown Akron in the arts and entertainment district. Clubs and social gathering places surround
the area. Below are many links to places in the downtown area such as restaurants, entertainment venues and night spot
destinations. Below is our full listing, but you can use the following categories to narrow the listing.

:: DINING

:: DIRECTORY

:: ENTERTAINMENT

:: FOOD DELIVERY

:: MARKETING FIRMS

:: NIGHT CLUBS

:: SPORTS & ATHLETIC
Do Downtown

So Much, So Close. This site is your key to the city. You’ll find a complete list of exciting downtown activities and events as well as a current list of special offers available at participating Prime Partners. You can search activities by date, through the Prime Partner listing, or by category – such as dining or arts.

 

Akron Aeros

Akron’s AA baseball ballteam. Located in the middle of downtown at Canal Park, the stadium is within walking distance of Northside Lofts.

330.253.5151 | 300 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308

Akron Art Museum

With an aim to offer discoveries that will interest people of all ages and tastes, this museum hosts changing exhibitions of paintings, photography, sculptures, and other media, features a sculpture garden, and can accommodate tours for schools and large groups; gallery lectures are presented, as well as family art classes.

330.376.9185 | 70 East Market Street, Akron, OH 44308

Akron Civic Theatre

Long recognized among the community�s cultural landmarks, the Akron Civic Theatre has a rich and spectacular history. It has provided the community with a venue for quality entertainment and live performances for over seventy years.

330.535.3179 | 182 South Main Street, Akron, OH

Akron Symphony

Akron Symphony is a professional orchestra that performs: 7 Classic Series concerts, 3 Family Series concerts, 4 Sundays at the Elms chamber music concerts, Concerts for Kids preschool concerts, free Picnic Pops in the parks concerts, a popular Gospel Meets Symphony concert and other special concerts and educational outreach programs.

330-535-8131 | 17 n. Broadway Akron, OH 44308

Akron Zoo

The Akron Zoo is a great place for families with children, and a great place to visit throughout the year. With a zoo membership, you can visit as many times a year as you’d like – all for one low price. The zoo offers several special events during the year such as Spring Surprise, Zoobilation, Senior Safari, Boo at the Zoo and Snack with Santa.

330.375.2550 | 500 Edgewood Avenue, Akron, OH 44307

All American Soap Box Derby

The Soap Box Derby is a youth racing program which has run nationally since 1934. World Championship finals are held each August at Derby Downs in Akron, Ohio.

330.733.8723 | 789 Derby Downs Drive, Akron, OH 44306

Bark at the Moon Graphics Studio

A full service marketing and visual communications company. From complete marketing programs to individual campaigns, Bark at the Moon will keep your products and services on the minds of your customers and potential customers.

330.940.3111 | 232 Portage Trail, Suite A, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

Bricco

Bricco opened in September 2003 providing the Downtown Akron scene with a casual, fun dining alternative. The restaurant draws an eclectic crowd with businessmen dining alonside college students. We have a full service bar with large beer and wine lists (over 120 selections each!) On Monday and Tuesday we feature bottles of wine at state minimum retail prices all day long. Join us before or after a game or a show, as we are located next to Canal Park, home of the Akron Aeros and are within walking distance of the Civic Theater and Lock 3. The University of Akron and EJ Thomas Hall are just a short drive.

330-475-1600 | 1 West Exchange St. Akron, OH 44308

Brubaker’s Pub

Great Music, Great Fun, Great Bartenders! We are an upscale neighborhood pub. Our goal is to provide a fun filled atmosphere for our patrons to enjoy food and spirits.

330-253-7771 | 373 South Main St. Akron, OH 44308

Crave

Eat.Drink.Crave Slightly eccentric. Surprisingly down to earth. But most of all, delicious. Tired of mundane menu offerings at casual restaurants? Not in the mood for fine-dining formalities? Crave gives you the best of both worlds, with moderately priced, creative comfort foods served up in a sensational setting. Here, you’ll find quite a diverse crowd. Crave fans include everyone from suits to soccer moms, hipsters to railroad workers. Our regulars speak volumes about the variety of our offerings – we’ve got something for everyone’s cravings, including yours. Join us…and experience a bold new world of tastes that are sure to satisfy.

330-253-1234 | 57 E. Market St. Akron, OH 44308

Dominos Pizza

Fast Food Pizza Delivery

330.376.2223 | 730 E. Market Street, Akron, OH 44305

Firestone Country Club

Quietly situated on the outskirts of Akron, Ohio, Firestone Country Club has the finest 54-holes of golf of any private club in the country. Couple that fact with our luxurious overnight accommodations, friendly and professional staff, and outstanding cuisine to create the ultimate golf experience for your friends, guests or business associates.

330.644.8441 | 452 East Warner Road, Akron, OH 44319

Fuel Wine and Martini Lounge

Ignite your senses and enjoy your favortie cocktails, wines and gourmet dishes.

330-434-fuel | 348 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311

Lock 3 Live

Enjoy festivals, events, ice skating and amazing live concerts in the heart of downtown.

330-535-3179 | Main Street next to the Civic Theater

Luigi’s Restaurant

The tasty food, consistent service and late hours keep Luigi’s bustling. You will find all types of people here, and the decor is as varied as the clientele: A family might be dining beside a mural of the countryside, while twentysomethings share a late-night pizza beneath rows of framed photos of late celebs or bowling champs.

330.253.2999 | 105 N. Main St., Akron, OH 44308

Lux NiteClub & Ultra Lounge

Lux Nightclub and Ultra Lounge is Akron Ohio’s most lavish nightclub and bar. A Vegas style club in downtown Akron. You must see it to believe it. Lux NightClub and Ultra Lounge has the most up to date, state of the art lighting and sound system in North East Ohio, with a wall of speakers and an awesome VIP lounge.

330-253-7777 | One West Exchange St. Akron, OH 44308

National Inventors Hall of Fame

The National Inventors Hall of Fame museum offers hands-on fun as visitors explore, create, and invent, experimenting with strobes, microscopes, lasers and more. Visitors also learn about inductees in the Hall of Fame – innovators whose work has improved our lives, from automobiles to x-rays and everything in between

330-762-4463 | 221 South Broadway

Northside Bar & Grille

Loud Food and Spicy Music. In the heart of the Northside Arts and Entertainment District. Enjoy live bands any day of the week. Dr. D. whips up Mississippi Roadhouse favorites. Indulge your senses with beans, cornbread, dirty rice, talapla, chicken sandwiches and more for lunch and dinner. Full catering menu available.

330-434-7625 | 111 North Main Street, Akron OH 44308

Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens

Located in Akron, Ohio, Stan Hywet Hall is one of the finest examples of Tudor Revival architecture in America. The majestic 65-room country estate sits on 70 acres of artfully landscaped gardens and grounds.

 

The Spaghetti Warehouse

In 1972, the first Spaghetti Warehouse opened in the old warehouse district of downtown Dallas. Victor Petta Jr. created hearty, made from scratch favorites by combining recipes handed down through generations of the Petta family with American abundance

330.374.0025 | 510 S. Main, Building 33, Akron, OH 44311