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A Cleveland-based pop culture writer, Nikki Delamotte has contributed regularly to Thrillist, as well as Diffuser.FM, the Boombox, and more. Sadly, she passed away in 2018.
Nikki Delamotte’s Recent Articles
May 21, 2019
30 Romantic Cleveland Date Ideas to Go on Right Now
You can only go on so many Tinder dates in dim, trendy bars and, um, bright, trendy bars before the monotony sets in.
Aug 18, 2017
An Ultra-Comprehensive Guide to Cleveland's Best Burger Joints
Cleveland has always taken pride in its burgers -- not so much that we can’t admit the rest of Ohio has some pretty good ones too, but still.
May 25, 2017
The Best Outdoor Drinking Spots in Cleveland
It's a Cleveland tradition: Every year on the first day that the temperature cracks above freezing, we put on shorts and look for the nearest patio.
Mar 16, 2017
The Best Irish Pubs in Cleveland
Call it luck, but Cleveland is rich in great Irish bars.
Mar 2, 2016
Everything You Should Definitely Do in Cleveland This Spring
Let’s be honest, it’s felt like spring for most of the winter.
Feb 3, 2016
These Are the Coolest Jobs in Cleveland
Admit it, you’re probably reading this while you’re bored at your desk avoiding work, listening to "Damn It Feels Good To Be A Gangsta" on your headphones and trying not to go all Office Space on the printer.
Jan 20, 2016
How Dave’s Cosmic Subs Became the Sandwich Mayor of Cleveland
Classic rock pours from the speakers above.
Dec 30, 2015
The Thrillist Awards: Cleveland's Best Food & Drink of 2015
It seems like there’s something new to see or do in Cleveland every day.
Dec 9, 2015
Everything You Absolutely Must Do in Cleveland This Winter
Nov 25, 2015
The Most Underrated Restaurants in Cleveland
The Cleveland dining scene is exploding right now, with opening after opening getting deservedly hyped every week, and for that we’re grateful.
Nov 18, 2015
The Best Food Trucks in Cleveland
Cleveland's food truck scene is on fire right now (not literally, calm down), and ever since the day when Dim and Den Sum brought us our first mobile eatery, it seems that new ones have been hitting the streets faster than you can count them.
Sep 23, 2015
Every Ohio Fall 2015 Festival Worth Going to, Now in One Calendar
As of today, our favorite season is over -- no, we don’t mean the Indians’ season (that ends next week, and actually ranks somewhere between winter, and the new season of Nashville) -- but it’s cool, ‘cause that means it’s officially fall and, judging by the 62 sweet festivals going down in Ohio over the next few months, it’s gonna be a pretty good time...
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