You’re never far from a good restaurant in dtCLE! This fact is truer than ever, with 36 new eateries opening in the past 18 months and 18 more planned through 2014 as residential and office population continues to grow. “We’re seeing a nice portfolio of local restaurateurs, and, as you know, Cleveland has become really a national Mecca for chefs, and we’re starting to see the results of that,” explained Joseph Marinucci, president of the Downtown Cleveland Alliance. “It’s really a reflection of the amount of activity that’s occurring in downtown,” he continued. Read the whole story here.