Merry Arts Pub & Grille 15607 1/2 Detroit Ave, Lakewood, OH44107 Merry Arts is a good place to go watch the game or an episode of Sports Center any day of the week. Its selection of big…More screen TVs can be found at almost every angle of the pub, and the two spacious sections of the bar can accomidate a hefty amount of business any night in a relaxing lounge setting. This sports pub has plenty of happy hour drink specials and cheap bar food for those looking to save a few dimes. But no matter what time it is, Merry Arts always has a hefty supply of drafts, bottles and cans. Dating all the way back to 1932, Merry Arts is the oldest pub in Lakewood. While finding its roots in the Great Depression, the mood there is far from anything depressing. The crowd is, as the name implies, quite merry. But why? Well, maybe it's the tacos. Yes, Merry Arts serves tacos, as well. Then again, maybe it's the frequent live music.