Sweet Melissa in the Heights Has Closed

by

5 comments
screen_shot_2015-03-23_at_12.02.45_pm.png
In March of 2014, Sweet Melissa, the popular Rocky River restaurant, opened a new east side location across town. The new restaurant (20630 John Carroll Blvd.), located in University Heights near the campus of John Carroll University, closed its doors for good this week after nearly a four-year run.

A message on the restaurant's website and Facebook page posted the identical message, which follows:



"we are sorry to inform you that this sweet melissa location is now permanently closed. please visit us at sweet melissa rocky river or cafe melissa in avon lake!"

In addition to the 10-year-old spot in River, the owners also operate Cafe Melissa in Avon Lake, which opened five years ago.



Attempts to reach the owners have been unsuccessful.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.