***INFO REGARDING COVID-19***
We are OPEN!
Please wear a mask whenever possible inside the restaurant, as it is mandatory in Summit County.
Check out the updates we have made to the restaurant, and stay for a cocktail on Akron's only rooftop patio!
Continue to check our Facebook and Instagram pages for the most up-to-date information. See you soon!
The Lockview is a gourmet grilled cheese restaurant and craft beer bar located in the heart of Downtown Akron. Established in 2008 The Lockview has made a name for itself with its homemade soups, appetizers, salads, and of course 16 unique grilled cheese sandwiches. With an ever expanding craft and import beer list, classic and seasonal cocktail selections, and a vast wine menu, The Lockview boasts the largest selection of libations in the city. Lunch, dinner, or simply drinks - The Lockview has something for everybody.
*Join us in the summer on Akron's favorite rooftop patio*
To contact management, use our contact page or email
(Sorry, no reservations or large parties)
Temporary Covid-19 Hours
Downtown Construction & Parking Info
Parking on Main Street has temporarily stopped due to the ongoing road work. There is convenient parking for our guests in the Summit County Parking Deck located 200 South High Street, directly behind The Lockview. We are offering vouchers for 2 free hours of parking in the county deck. If you have any questions about parking locations, feel free to call us at (330) 252-5128, or click below to see The Downtown Akron Partnership's website for updates.