Van Aken District Restaurants
Only five minutes from South Shaker, The Van Aken District, located in the heart of shaker, is a local hotspot. Described as “the best mix of retail, restaurants and entertainment – all coming together in the name of community, craftsmanship and supporting the local economy”, the Van Aken District is a crown jewel for Shaker Heights. Whether it's dinner or brunch, there are an ample variety of tasty foods from numerous restaurants and eateries, including Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream, west coast influenced rustic Mediterranean Brassica Shaker Heights, Shaker Heights OH Kindred Spirits, and Scorpacciata Pizza Co. There is plenty of parking in the garage or parking lot even on a busy Saturday. Peruse the different local shops that offer a variety of different wares, including crafting and home goods, bakeries, plants and garden supplies, clothing, and more. In addition to restaurants and retail, enjoy the cultural and community events that are hosted frequently. All of this and more located in the Van Aken District in Shaker Heights, just a five minute drive from Shaker South Apartments!