Want to hear a popcorn joke? Nah, it’s too corny.
For National Popcorn Day, our friends at Yelp Cleveland are here to show you the ropes around Northeast Ohio to find the most delicious local businesses to get poppin’.
Download the free Yelp mobile app, search “popcorn” and filter by location to find highly rated popcorn spots in your area!
Begin your adventure with these Yelp-approved local businesses:
1.) Kernels by Chrissie
— Downtown Cleveland
If you are looking for downright fun flavors of popcorn, Kernels by Chrissie is the place for you! With seasonal, sweet, savory and premium favors, KBC will bring a smile to your little one’s face with a colorful snack-sized bag of rainbow confetti mix! Our other favorite flavor? The wasabi ginger popcorn for the adventurous eater.
Tip: Get a free favor sized bag of 216 MIX when you check-in to the business on the Yelp mobile app!
2.) Amaize Gourmet Popcorn Shoppe
Looking for a healthier alternative for all the sweets your kiddos ask for? Amaize Gourmet’s selection of candied popcorns can please even the pickiest of eaters without a trip to the dentist! With flavors like bubblegum and drizzled kettle, Amaize has the perfect popcorn for the entire family. Pair a trip here with a stroll down Hudson’s historic Main Street!
Tip: Purchase a tin and receive a discount every time you bring it in!
3.) Campbell’s Popcorn Shop
— Cleveland (Ohio City)
Yes, pizza popcorn is a thing. So is cinnamon roll popcorn and fruity corn with real fruit flavor… all Yelper favorites! The best part? All of the popcorn seeds are locally grown and non-GMO, making it a great snack for both adults and children. Be the star of the next kid birthday party with a tin of Campbell’s!
Tip: Campbell’s not only serves popcorn, but cupcakes, too! Try its classic buckeye cupcake filled with creamy peanut butter and rich chocolate.
Local love is an understatement at Popped, located in Downtown Kent’s Acorn Alley II. Popped uses local butter, locally roasted nuts, and even honey from its backyard to perfect the recipes. Try kid-favorite black squirrel crunch with signature caramel popcorn, roasted peanuts, kettlecorn and chunks of milk chocolate-covered peanut brittle toffee chunks!
Tip: Popped also serves homemade ice cream! Sample the secret recipe in-store.
5.) Chagrin Falls Popcorn Shop
— Chagrin Falls
Established in 1875, no trip to Chagrin Falls is complete without a stop at the iconic Chagrin Falls Popcorn Shop. With flavors from sweet sriracha cheese to pumpkin caramel made with certified organic popcorn kernels, the Chagrin Falls Popcorn Shop will become a fast favorite for every sweet tooth.
Tip: Grab a package of popcorn and have a mini-photo shoot near the gorgeous downtown waterfall!
Yelp is a website and mobile app that connects people with great local businesses — anything from restaurants to art classes, parks, and even dentists! Start exploring your neck of the woods. Northeast Ohio Parent is thrilled to host content from our partner Yelp Cleveland. These posts aim to connect parents and families in the greater Cleveland/Akron area to fantastic local businesses. Stay tuned for more fun guides from Yelp Community Leader Lauren Kotmel and Yelptern Queenie Tang.