Steel Magnolia ... The Name

Steel: Strong fortified extensively used for foundation and structure (Northern start, "Steel City," Lorain, Ohio)


Magnolia: Nobility, perseverance, and love of nature. (Southern Flower, the roots, Choctaw & Marengo Counties, Alabama)

Steel Magnolia Food Tuck and Catering

New Location & Events

 At the North East Quadrant, Down Town Oberlin,Ohio is now the new glass home of Steel Magnolia Restaurant and Bar. We are located at  65 East College Street Suite 2 Oberlin,Ohio 44074. In these times of COVID-19, we here at Steel Magnolia are training our staff to serve you safely and properly with social distancing practices in place.  We thank you all in advance for the support and patronage.

Gary Twining, @winingwithtwining, Norton Culinary Wine Class at Lorain County Community College@

“A creative, dedicated and inspired chef with a wonderful disposition. A pleasure to work with.”