Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants near Downbound Books

Ollie's Trolley

Downtown

Approximately 3.48 miles from from Downbound Books
Ollies Trolly (photo: @chaswied/Chas Wiederhold)

Ollie's Trolley

Downtown

Approximately 3.48 miles from from Downbound Books

Ollie's Trolley serves up good old-fashioned Southern soul food from a vintage trolley car parked on Central Avenue in the West End. The Trolley itself is hard to miss--it... Read more

Ollie's Trolley serves up good old-fashioned Southern soul food from a vintage trolley car parked on Central Avenue in the West End. The Trolley itself is hard to miss--it's adorned with photos of African-American leaders and a picture of the owner, Marvin Smith, with Barack and Michelle Obama (for whom he has catered numerous fundraisers). Ollie's is a longstanding but small national chain with... Read More

Stephens Old Village Restaurant

West

Approximately 3.49 miles from from Downbound Books

Stephens Old Village Restaurant

West

Approximately 3.49 miles from from Downbound Books

Stephens Old Village Restaurant offers homestyle American food, kind of like your grandma used to make. Dig into grilled pork chops, open-face rost beef, ribeye steaks,... Read more

Stephens Old Village Restaurant offers homestyle American food, kind of like your grandma used to make. Dig into grilled pork chops, open-face rost beef, ribeye steaks, the shrimp dinner or fish and chips.

Foley's Irish Pub

Uptown

Approximately 3.49 miles from from Downbound Books

Foley's Irish Pub

Uptown

Approximately 3.49 miles from from Downbound Books

A lively Irish pub, Foley's is decorated with sports memorabilia and has a patio, weekly live music, karaoke, dart boards and a 4-7 p.m. happy hour on weekdays. It... Read more

A lively Irish pub, Foley's is decorated with sports memorabilia and has a patio, weekly live music, karaoke, dart boards and a 4-7 p.m. happy hour on weekdays. It also serves traditional bar food - nothing more, nothing less. Hamburgers, chicken wings, lunchmeat and cod sandwiches are all staples of the menu.

Dragon City No. 4

West

Approximately 3.50 miles from from Downbound Books

Dragon City No. 4

West

Approximately 3.50 miles from from Downbound Books

Dragon City No. 4 is a small restaurant, but don't let that fool you. The Chinese food here packs a punch. The quiet restaurant offers favorites of Chinese cuisine, plus... Read more

Dragon City No. 4 is a small restaurant, but don't let that fool you. The Chinese food here packs a punch. The quiet restaurant offers favorites of Chinese cuisine, plus they also offer take out. Even though it's "No 4.", it's still No. 1 in our hearts.

Gold Top Dairy Bar

North

Approximately 3.51 miles from from Downbound Books

Gold Top Dairy Bar

North

Approximately 3.51 miles from from Downbound Books

Stop by Gold Top Dairy Bar for those old-fashioned favorite summer treats, like drumsticks, soft serve with sprinkles or an extra thick malt or shake.

Stop by Gold Top Dairy Bar for those old-fashioned favorite summer treats, like drumsticks, soft serve with sprinkles or an extra thick malt or shake.

New King of Club

Uptown

Approximately 3.51 miles from from Downbound Books

New King of Club

Uptown

Approximately 3.51 miles from from Downbound Books

This neighborhood bar has all the necessities: TVs, a jukebox and video games.

This neighborhood bar has all the necessities: TVs, a jukebox and video games.

The Public House

West

Approximately 3.53 miles from from Downbound Books

The Public House

West

Approximately 3.53 miles from from Downbound Books

Busy late-night haunt with a patio offering brews, cocktails, pub grub, and regular live entertainment.

Busy late-night haunt with a patio offering brews, cocktails, pub grub, and regular live entertainment.

Tucker's on Vine

Downtown

Approximately 3.53 miles from from Downbound Books

Tucker's on Vine

Downtown

Approximately 3.53 miles from from Downbound Books

Tucker's is a classic, family-owned and operated downtown diner that has been in existence for 63 years. The stove is right out front and if you sit at the counter you can... Read more

Tucker's is a classic, family-owned and operated downtown diner that has been in existence for 63 years. The stove is right out front and if you sit at the counter you can see the food being cooked before your eyes. Try the "Big Tucker" burger, made by Joe Tucker himself. No alcohol at this old fashioned eatery, but all of their food is fresh from Findlay Market.

Giminetti Baking Company

Uptown

Approximately 3.53 miles from from Downbound Books

Giminetti Baking Company

Uptown

Approximately 3.53 miles from from Downbound Books

Both Giminetti's food and service are absolutely delightful. This Walnut Hills bakery offers lots of baked goods and a variety of tasty sandwiches, soups and salads,... Read more

Both Giminetti's food and service are absolutely delightful. This Walnut Hills bakery offers lots of baked goods and a variety of tasty sandwiches, soups and salads, making it a popular lunch spot. You can get your lunch to go or delivered, or you can take a seat inside and enjoy Giminetti's warm and friendly atmosphere. One of the most popular sandwiches is the Muffaletta, a Sicilian sandwich... Read More

Santorini

West

Approximately 3.54 miles from from Downbound Books

Santorini

West

Approximately 3.54 miles from from Downbound Books

Feel at home in scenic Santorini. Ok, maybe it's not quite Greece, it's Cheviot, but there are scenic pictures of Santorini in the restaurant and an atmosphere to... Read more

Feel at home in scenic Santorini. Ok, maybe it's not quite Greece, it's Cheviot, but there are scenic pictures of Santorini in the restaurant and an atmosphere to make you feel at home. Owned by a Greek family, Santorini serves up the best of the Mediterranean and that space between the Atlantic and Pacific, with a menu including American breakfast items, chili, double deckers, gyros and... Read More

Burnet Ridge, Inc.

North

Approximately 3.54 miles from from Downbound Books

Burnet Ridge, Inc.

North

Approximately 3.54 miles from from Downbound Books

Burnet Ridge is a small family-owned winery specializing in dry table wines with grapes from around the country.

Burnet Ridge is a small family-owned winery specializing in dry table wines with grapes from around the country.

The 86 on the HIll

West

Approximately 3.57 miles from from Downbound Books

The 86 on the HIll

West

Approximately 3.57 miles from from Downbound Books

Located on the ground floor of Cincinnati Christian University's student center - the building with the gold dome - the Hill Top Coffee Shop is also open to the public. It... Read more

Located on the ground floor of Cincinnati Christian University's student center - the building with the gold dome - the Hill Top Coffee Shop is also open to the public. It also serves sandwiches, soups and salads, which you can eat in the cafe, on the patio or student lounge area or order to go.

Alabama Fish Bar

Downtown

Approximately 3.57 miles from from Downbound Books

Alabama Fish Bar

Downtown

Approximately 3.57 miles from from Downbound Books

Alabama Fish Bar is a local restaurant that has been in business in Over-the-Rhine for 16 years. This cash only place is a carry out only restaurant and has been known to... Read more

Alabama Fish Bar is a local restaurant that has been in business in Over-the-Rhine for 16 years. This cash only place is a carry out only restaurant and has been known to give people free dinners on their birthday. The most popular dinners are the fried whiting dinners. It also has perch and cod, which you can season up yourself at the do-it-yourself counter.

Sonny's All Jazz Lounge

North

Approximately 3.58 miles from from Downbound Books

Sonny's All Jazz Lounge

North

Approximately 3.58 miles from from Downbound Books

In the mood for some jazz? Head to Sonny's All Jazz Lounge, where the clientele must be 30 and over and the dress can be pants and a jacket. In other words, this is a... Read more

In the mood for some jazz? Head to Sonny's All Jazz Lounge, where the clientele must be 30 and over and the dress can be pants and a jacket. In other words, this is a classy joint for listening to classy tunes. They have a happy hour with appetizers Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 5-8 p.m., and karaoke on Wednesdays from 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Set the mood with some R&B on the open jukebox.

Skins Place

West

Approximately 3.58 miles from from Downbound Books

Skins Place

West

Approximately 3.58 miles from from Downbound Books

Skins Place is a neighborhood bar in Cheviot, known as a a laidback place to grab some beers with friends. Participating in a Cheviot bar crawl? Start or end your night... Read more

Skins Place is a neighborhood bar in Cheviot, known as a a laidback place to grab some beers with friends. Participating in a Cheviot bar crawl? Start or end your night here for a nice change of pace.

Christian Moerlein Brewing Company's Malt House Tap Room

Downtown

Approximately 3.59 miles from from Downbound Books
Christian Moerlein Brewing Company tap room

Christian Moerlein Brewing Company's Malt House Tap Room

Downtown

Approximately 3.59 miles from from Downbound Books

Enjoy fresh pints of Moerlein beer and free tours of this authentic 19th century Tap Room and brewery. 

Enjoy fresh pints of Moerlein beer and free tours of this authentic 19th century Tap Room and brewery. 

Green Man Twist

Uptown

Approximately 3.60 miles from from Downbound Books
Green Man Twist (photo: Odessa James Photography)

Green Man Twist

Uptown

Approximately 3.60 miles from from Downbound Books

Ice cream stand providing tasty treats and quality service.

Ice cream stand providing tasty treats and quality service.

Holiday Spirits

Downtown

Approximately 3.61 miles from from Downbound Books

Holiday Spirits

Downtown

Approximately 3.61 miles from from Downbound Books

Holiday Spirits a new dive bar located in Over the Rhine shares a spot with Forty Thieves walk-up window serving up Middle Eastern street food. Enjoy dishes like falafel,... Read more

Holiday Spirits a new dive bar located in Over the Rhine shares a spot with Forty Thieves walk-up window serving up Middle Eastern street food. Enjoy dishes like falafel, shawarma and grilled chicken thighs. Grab a libaton at Holiday Spirits with pool tables, darts, skee ball and Golden Tee. Relax on their outside patio with drink in one hand and pita in the other. 

Frisch's Big Boy

West

Approximately 3.61 miles from from Downbound Books

Frisch's Big Boy

West

Approximately 3.61 miles from from Downbound Books

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 with a Hot Fudge Cake for dessert. The dessert display case at the... Read More

Fireside Pizza

Uptown

Approximately 3.62 miles from from Downbound Books
Fireside Pizza (photo: Katie Scheper)

Fireside Pizza

Uptown

Approximately 3.62 miles from from Downbound Books

Enjoy wood-fired pizza in this former firehouse, then chase it down with a chilled microbrew.

Enjoy wood-fired pizza in this former firehouse, then chase it down with a chilled microbrew.