Restaurants

Find Restaurants in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky (Downtown Region)

From our famous Cincinnati-style chili and French pot ice cream to hot new restaurants featuring gourmet takes on comfort-food favorites and fine dining for a romantic night for two, Cincinnati USA is making a name for itself as a foodie destination. USA Today even named the region one of "six small cities with big food scenes" due to the amazing revitalization of our restaurant scene, which offers plenty of dining options for every palate.

Featured


Find Restaurants

Reset Form

 
Displaying 201 - 250 of 337

Maplewood Kitchen & Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location
Maplewood Kitchen

Maplewood Kitchen & Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Casual dining without sacrificing style. Serving 3 squares a day with fresh ingredients and a West Coast feel in Cincinnati's urban core.

Casual dining without sacrificing style. Serving 3 squares a day with fresh ingredients and a West Coast feel in Cincinnati's urban core.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location
Taste of Belgium

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Taste of Belgium, known for its waffles, has opened up a new Belgian bistro. The Banks location serves sweet and savory crepes, salads, baguette sandwiches, and Belgian-... Read more

Taste of Belgium, known for its waffles, has opened up a new Belgian bistro. The Banks location serves sweet and savory crepes, salads, baguette sandwiches, and Belgian-style entrees. And of course waffles, in the dessert and entree sections of the menu, as well as pastries and espresso drinks. The bistro now offers dinner as... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Orient Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

Orient Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

Can't decide between Vietnamese and Chinese? This cozy downtown Asian haunt offers some of both, with classics such as Hunan Chicken and Pad Thai.

Can't decide between Vietnamese and Chinese? This cozy downtown Asian haunt offers some of both, with classics such as Hunan Chicken and Pad Thai.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Richie's Fast Food Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 8.25 miles from your location

Richie's Fast Food Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 8.25 miles from your location

The neighborhood can be a little rough, but the homemade biscuits, delicious fried chicken and old-school Southern sides (beans, mac and cheese, corn bread) draw fans from... Read more

The neighborhood can be a little rough, but the homemade biscuits, delicious fried chicken and old-school Southern sides (beans, mac and cheese, corn bread) draw fans from all over. Fish sandwiches and dinners can be perch, tilapia, cod, whitefish and/or shrimp depending on what's fresh. The Wolper and Linn locations are carry... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Fins Feathers & Bar-B-Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Fins Feathers & Bar-B-Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

This small take-out restaurant has big flavors. Favorites include ribs, pulled pork, and the extra spicy hot sauce.

This small take-out restaurant has big flavors. Favorites include ribs, pulled pork, and the extra spicy hot sauce.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

V's Cafe on 7th

Downtown

Approximately 7.35 miles from your location

V's Cafe on 7th

Downtown

Approximately 7.35 miles from your location

Located at Aronoff Center for the arts, V's offers breakfast options, plus homemade soups, fresh salads, and hearty sandwiches daily and until curtain call for some... Read more

Located at Aronoff Center for the arts, V's offers breakfast options, plus homemade soups, fresh salads, and hearty sandwiches daily and until curtain call for some performances.

Izzy's

Downtown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location
Izzy's Reuben

Izzy's

Downtown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location

A deli founded in 1901 (on Cincinnati's Central Avenue), Izzy's most popular food item is actually in the restaurant's official name: Izzy's Famous Corned Beef. Izzy's... Read more

A deli founded in 1901 (on Cincinnati's Central Avenue), Izzy's most popular food item is actually in the restaurant's official name: Izzy's Famous Corned Beef. Izzy's specialties include various Reubens (veggie, turkey or corned beef), sandwiches, homemade soups and tasty potato pancakes. Each table has vats of pickles and...... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Market District Buffet

Downtown

Approximately 7.15 miles from your location

Market District Buffet

Downtown

Approximately 7.15 miles from your location

Market District Buffet features seven specialty stations including Salad, Italian, American, Shuffle, Carving & Rotisserie, Asian and Pastry, all offering specific... Read more

Market District Buffet features seven specialty stations including Salad, Italian, American, Shuffle, Carving & Rotisserie, Asian and Pastry, all offering specific items that change daily.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

J. Gumbo's

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

J. Gumbo's

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Cajun food prepared quick and fresh for the downtown crowd on the go, J. Gumbo's is N'awlins style cuisine on the cheap without lacking quality. With the exception of the... Read more

Cajun food prepared quick and fresh for the downtown crowd on the go, J. Gumbo's is N'awlins style cuisine on the cheap without lacking quality. With the exception of the vegetarian-friendly bumblebee stew, J. Gumbo's calling card is its selection of meat and rice bowl dishes, such as the Voodoo chicken featuring slow-cooked... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Sunshine Fine Foods

Downtown

Approximately 7.63 miles from your location

Sunshine Fine Foods

Downtown

Approximately 7.63 miles from your location

Sunshine Fine Foods has a deli counter with carryout sandwiches and specials, groceries, beer and wine.

Sunshine Fine Foods has a deli counter with carryout sandwiches and specials, groceries, beer and wine.

French Crust Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

French Crust Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Charming little French Cafe in the heart of downtown, serving breakfast and lunch.Stop in and enjoy our made from scratch French dishes or order to take with you. Bon... Read more

Charming little French Cafe in the heart of downtown, serving breakfast and lunch.Stop in and enjoy our made from scratch French dishes or order to take with you. Bon Appetit

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Silver Ladle

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Silver Ladle

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

The Silver Ladle serves Cincinnati-style chili, but it is far more than a chili parlor. Chili is available in a traditional beef version, but also with shredded chicken.... Read more

The Silver Ladle serves Cincinnati-style chili, but it is far more than a chili parlor. Chili is available in a traditional beef version, but also with shredded chicken. Each customer can order it on spaghetti or french fries, as a salad, a burrito, or on an open-face, knife-and-fork coney. Chili is just part of the menu. There... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

The Squirrel

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

The Squirrel

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

The Squirrel now serves Empress two-, three-, four- and five-ways and cheese coneys, in addition to its previous menu of double-decker sandwiches, soups and salads.

The Squirrel now serves Empress two-, three-, four- and five-ways and cheese coneys, in addition to its previous menu of double-decker sandwiches, soups and salads.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

The 'Wich on Sycamore

Downtown

Approximately 7.13 miles from your location

The 'Wich on Sycamore

Downtown

Approximately 7.13 miles from your location

Breakfast, lunch and catering available.

Breakfast, lunch and catering available.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Metropole

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location
Metropole

Metropole

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Located in Cincinnati's new 21c Museum Hotel, Metropole offers a contemporary take on old world fireplace cooking techniques. Led by executive chef Michael Paley, the menu... Read more

Located in Cincinnati's new 21c Museum Hotel, Metropole offers a contemporary take on old world fireplace cooking techniques. Led by executive chef Michael Paley, the menu focuses on dishes cooked in a custom-built wood-burning fireplace. A showcase for the region's sustainable farmers and producers, Metropole's ever-changing... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Shadeau Breads

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Shadeau Breads

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Serves a variety of breads, pastries and beverages. Limited sandwiches and soups are available weekdays. Greater quantities are available Saturdays and holidays to... Read more

Serves a variety of breads, pastries and beverages. Limited sandwiches and soups are available weekdays. Greater quantities are available Saturdays and holidays to accommodate the high demand.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Frisch's Big Boy

Downtown

Approximately 8.39 miles from your location
Frisch's Big Boy

Frisch's Big Boy

Downtown

Approximately 8.39 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location
Skyline 3 Way with Coney

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Proclaimed by many non-Cincinnati natives to be an acquired taste, most who were born and raised here can't remember life without Skyline (and those who move here quickly... Read more

Proclaimed by many non-Cincinnati natives to be an acquired taste, most who were born and raised here can't remember life without Skyline (and those who move here quickly become loyal as well). The chili, part of what makes Cincinnati the city we all know and love, has been made from the same Greek recipe since the first...... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Izzy's

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location
Izzy's Reuben

Izzy's

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

A deli founded in 1901 (on Cincinnati's Central Avenue), Izzy's most popular food item is actually in the restaurant's official name: Izzy's World's Greatest Reubens. Izzy... Read more

A deli founded in 1901 (on Cincinnati's Central Avenue), Izzy's most popular food item is actually in the restaurant's official name: Izzy's World's Greatest Reubens. Izzy's specialties include various Reubens (eight different ones including: veggie, turkey or corned beef), sandwiches, homemade soups and tasty potato pancakes... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Brezel Pretzel

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

Brezel Pretzel

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

Brezel is a gourmet pretzel company specializing in hand-rolled Bavarian-style pretzels located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Brezel is a gourmet pretzel company specializing in hand-rolled Bavarian-style pretzels located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Flo's Plate Full of Soul

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

Flo's Plate Full of Soul

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

With no tables and chairs to sit and enjoy your hearty meals, this small soul food street cafe usually hosts a lengthy lunch line filled with downtown workers patiently... Read more

With no tables and chairs to sit and enjoy your hearty meals, this small soul food street cafe usually hosts a lengthy lunch line filled with downtown workers patiently awaiting Flo's flourless chicken wings, catfish and whiting dinners and the famous peach cobbler. The Southern hospitality at Flo's makes the experience... Read... Read More

Graeter's

Downtown

Approximately 6.91 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Graeter's

Downtown

Approximately 6.91 miles from your location

Graeter's is a Cincinnati tradition, serving up familiar favorites of ice cream like black raspberry chip and mint chocolate chip. What better way to end a downtown date... Read more

Graeter's is a Cincinnati tradition, serving up familiar favorites of ice cream like black raspberry chip and mint chocolate chip. What better way to end a downtown date then to head to Graeter's on the Square? The generous scoops of creamy deliciousness are packed with seriously big, chunky pieces of chocolate. Graeter's also... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Cafe de Paris

Downtown

Approximately 7.48 miles from your location

Cafe de Paris

Downtown

Approximately 7.48 miles from your location

Practice your French at this cafes that exudes Parisian chic.Grab a seat at the counter or one of the tables for morning coffee with croissants and muffins. You'll find... Read more

Practice your French at this cafes that exudes Parisian chic.Grab a seat at the counter or one of the tables for morning coffee with croissants and muffins. You'll find lots of delicious sandwiches, salads and soups to sample here and most have a distinctive French flair. Instead of fries for a side, try fresh mango - just...... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Le's Pho and Sandwiches

Downtown

Approximately 7.49 miles from your location

Le's Pho and Sandwiches

Downtown

Approximately 7.49 miles from your location

Formerly Le's Cafe at the Main Library. The menu offers banh mi, spring rolls, cold noodle salad and American sandwiches.

Formerly Le's Cafe at the Main Library. The menu offers banh mi, spring rolls, cold noodle salad and American sandwiches.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Cuban Pete Sandwiches

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location
Cuban Pete Sandwiches

Cuban Pete Sandwiches

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

Cuban Pete Sandwiches' concept is built on flavorful Cuban and Caribbean sandwiches, soups and salads, made from the finest and freshest ingredients (local when possible... Read more

Cuban Pete Sandwiches' concept is built on flavorful Cuban and Caribbean sandwiches, soups and salads, made from the finest and freshest ingredients (local when possible), made to order and served quickly in a fun and vibrant atmosphere with a little Latin flare.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Tot Dogs

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Tot Dogs

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Jim Thompson, the man behind Lucy Blue Pizza, has turned his attention to gourmet hot dogs and sausages with his new venture, Tot Dogs. The small, takeout-only restaurant... Read more

Jim Thompson, the man behind Lucy Blue Pizza, has turned his attention to gourmet hot dogs and sausages with his new venture, Tot Dogs. The small, takeout-only restaurant is now open next to PNC Bank. On the menu are hot dogs (regular, all-beef, turkey or veggie), sausages (Italian, chicken and andouille), bratwurst, metts and... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Ingredients

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Ingredients

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Housed in the lobby of the Westin Hotel, Ingredients is a hot spot for the downtown business crowd. A scattering of tables outside of the ordering area offers customers a... Read more

Housed in the lobby of the Westin Hotel, Ingredients is a hot spot for the downtown business crowd. A scattering of tables outside of the ordering area offers customers a place to relax before heading back to the daily grind. Ingredients offers gourmet salads and sandwiches, paninis, brick-oven pizzas, soup, coffee and more... Read More

Currito

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location
Currito

Currito

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Pushing beyond ordinary Mexican flavors, Currito is a Cincinnati based burrito chain with internationally inspired burritos, real fruit smoothies, and delicious salads.... Read more

Pushing beyond ordinary Mexican flavors, Currito is a Cincinnati based burrito chain with internationally inspired burritos, real fruit smoothies, and delicious salads. Currito offers the classic burrito with cilantro-lime rice, beans and cheese. But if you're not in the mood for Mexican, you've got options: Bangkok, teriyaki... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Snappy Tomato

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

Snappy Tomato

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

Having a rough day at your downtown job? Make it Snappy with a trip to the Snappy Tomato lunch buffet on Walnut. Start it off with a salad, dive into some pizza or pasta... Read more

Having a rough day at your downtown job? Make it Snappy with a trip to the Snappy Tomato lunch buffet on Walnut. Start it off with a salad, dive into some pizza or pasta and make a round for the dessert pizzas and other tasty treats that the buffet offers. If you're still too busy to leave the office, call in your order for...... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

First Watch

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
First Watch

First Watch

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

Not every breakfast diner is big on "healthy eating," but First Watch is an exception. The breakfast/brunch/lunch hotspot features fresh and made-from-scratch items on its... Read more

Not every breakfast diner is big on "healthy eating," but First Watch is an exception. The breakfast/brunch/lunch hotspot features fresh and made-from-scratch items on its menu, including traditional eggs, omelets, pancakes, crepes, French toast and skillet meals. Healthy choices include the Power Wrap (with tomato basil...... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Hathaway's

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Hathaway's

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Stepping into Hathaway's is like returning to downtown Cincinnati during the 1950s. Servers in classic waitress uniforms are friendly, but not chatty, since the small... Read more

Stepping into Hathaway's is like returning to downtown Cincinnati during the 1950s. Servers in classic waitress uniforms are friendly, but not chatty, since the small space and counter seats get crowded during lunch hours. All-American entrees like burgers, sandwiches, Icelandic cod, beef barbecue, tuna melt and quarter... Read... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

LaRosa's Pizzeria

Downtown

Approximately 8.80 miles from your location
LaRosa's Pizzeria

LaRosa's Pizzeria

Downtown

Approximately 8.80 miles from your location

LaRosa's pizza is a favorite among locals, with an original, sweeter sauce and thin or thick crust choices. Calzones, hoagies and pasta meals are also popular. This... Read more

LaRosa's pizza is a favorite among locals, with an original, sweeter sauce and thin or thick crust choices. Calzones, hoagies and pasta meals are also popular. This location is for delivery and carry out only.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Sports Page Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Sports Page Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Sports Page Restaurant has been open for 30 years and is the most cozy sports-oriented restaurant you can find downtown. The home-style breakfast meals range from Western... Read more

Sports Page Restaurant has been open for 30 years and is the most cozy sports-oriented restaurant you can find downtown. The home-style breakfast meals range from Western omelettes to goetta and egg platters. During lunch, try its famous double deckers or grand slam burgers.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Sushi Bears

Downtown

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location

Sushi Bears

Downtown

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location

Sushi Bears is a vendor in Findlay Market, serving sushi rolls, stir fry and Indian dishes. Cooking lessons are offered by appointment Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday.

Sushi Bears is a vendor in Findlay Market, serving sushi rolls, stir fry and Indian dishes. Cooking lessons are offered by appointment Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Total Juice Plus

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Total Juice Plus

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Total Juice Plus is more than just juice - they also have healthy lunch options, like wraps, soups and salads. For ten years, they've been offering a healthy alternative... Read more

Total Juice Plus is more than just juice - they also have healthy lunch options, like wraps, soups and salads. For ten years, they've been offering a healthy alternative to hungry downtown workers who want a break from greasy fast food. The fresh smoothies come with two free additions - vitamins and minerals that help support a... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Mita's

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location
Mitas Ceviche Tapas

Mita's

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location

Mita's is the second restaurant from acclaimed Chef Jose Salazar is named after his Colombian grandmother, his 'Mita.' The menu focuses on both the traditional and modern... Read more

Mita's is the second restaurant from acclaimed Chef Jose Salazar is named after his Colombian grandmother, his 'Mita.' The menu focuses on both the traditional and modern foods and beverages of Spain and Latin America - with tapas, ceviches, cured hams, cheeses and large plates.

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:

Avril-Bleh & Sons Meat Market

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Avril-Bleh & Sons Meat Market

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Avril Bleh Meat Market is one of Cincinnati's best butcher shops and proudly sets up shop right outside to sell their meats cooked from April to October. The market grills... Read more

Avril Bleh Meat Market is one of Cincinnati's best butcher shops and proudly sets up shop right outside to sell their meats cooked from April to October. The market grills metts, hot dogs and brats. It also grills vegetables such as peppers, onions and even cucumbers. Perfect for a tasty lunch between meetings.

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Skyline 3 Way with Coney

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Proclaimed by many non-Cincinnati natives to be an acquired taste, most who were born and raised here can't remember life without Skyline (and those who move here... Read more

Proclaimed by many non-Cincinnati natives to be an acquired taste, most who were born and raised here can't remember life without Skyline (and those who move here quickly become loyal as well). The chili, part of what makes Cincinnati the city we all know and love, has been made from the same Greek recipe since the first...... Read More

More Info
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
Featured
Featured