Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants near Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Shanghai Mama's

Downtown

Approximately 1.03 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Shanghai Mama's

Downtown

Approximately 1.03 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Self-proclaimed as the "best food in the Tri-State," Shanghai Mama's brings you a huge menu of traditional Chinese food. Open until 3 a.m. - so you can get your late night... Read more

Self-proclaimed as the "best food in the Tri-State," Shanghai Mama's brings you a huge menu of traditional Chinese food. Open until 3 a.m. - so you can get your late night snack on after a night at the bars or theater! Grab one of their classic 'Shut up and eat your noodles' shirts or maybe even enjoy a drink from their full service bar. Be sure to try their homemade noodles or wontons or one of... Read More

KnockBack Nats

Downtown

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Knockback Nat's Neighborhood Bar

KnockBack Nats

Downtown

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

KnockBack Nats is more than just a typical sports bar. In addition to dart boards, video golf and video bowling, it also features a great jukebox. Enjoy happy hour daily... Read more

KnockBack Nats is more than just a typical sports bar. In addition to dart boards, video golf and video bowling, it also features a great jukebox. Enjoy happy hour daily between 3 and 7 p.m. Appetizers include nachos and quesadillas as well as wings and burgers for meals. This is your place if you crave cold beer and bar food.

Sunshine Fine Foods

Downtown

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Sunshine Fine Foods

Downtown

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

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.

Hofbrauhaus

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Hofbrauhaus Newport (photo: KentuckyTourism.com)

Hofbrauhaus

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

The Hofbräuhaus Newport is a restaurant attraction in the popular Newport on the Levee area of Northern Kentucky. From the traditionally decorated rooms, to the excellent... Read more

The Hofbräuhaus Newport is a restaurant attraction in the popular Newport on the Levee area of Northern Kentucky. From the traditionally decorated rooms, to the excellent bier and tasty German and American fare, Hofbräuhaus Newport is sure to be a memorable experience for everyone. The Hofbräuhaus Newport is modeled after the original 400+-year-old Hofbräuhaus in Munich, Germany and is the first... Read More

Loft 513

Downtown

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Loft 513

Downtown

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Loft 513 is a club Downtown that hosts monthly Melange dance party events.

Loft 513 is a club Downtown that hosts monthly Melange dance party events.

Pepper Pod Restaurant

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Pepper Pod Restaurant

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.04 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Open 24 hours seven days a week, Pepper Pod has been serving comforting, tasty food since 1952. Many locals rate Pepper Pod the best diner in Northern Kentucky. Located... Read more

Open 24 hours seven days a week, Pepper Pod has been serving comforting, tasty food since 1952. Many locals rate Pepper Pod the best diner in Northern Kentucky. Located just blocks from Newport on the Levee, Pepper Pod draws the post-bar, late night crowd. Breakfast is served 24 hours daily, making the generous omelets one of the menu favorites. Breakfast specials are served 7-11 a.m. daily, and... Read More

Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse

Downtown

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse

Downtown

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

An upscale option offering steaks, chops, seafood, sushi and classic sides in a vibrant art deco room.

An upscale option offering steaks, chops, seafood, sushi and classic sides in a vibrant art deco room.

The Boardroom

South

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

The Boardroom

South

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Casual sports bar in Northern Kentucky.

Casual sports bar in Northern Kentucky.

First Watch

Downtown

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

First Watch

Downtown

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

First class, freshly made breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant.

First class, freshly made breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant.

Plum Street Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Plum Street Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 1.05 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Celebrating more than 25 years, this family-owned establishment is just a block from the Duke Energy Convention Center. Featuring a full bar, this restaurant is open seven... Read more

Celebrating more than 25 years, this family-owned establishment is just a block from the Duke Energy Convention Center. Featuring a full bar, this restaurant is open seven days a week.

Dixie Chili and Deli

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.06 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Dixie Chili 3-Way (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

Dixie Chili and Deli

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.06 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Just like the name suggests, this is not your average chili joint. If you're not in the mood for a Coney or 6-Way (chili, spaghetti, beans, onions all topped with... Read more

Just like the name suggests, this is not your average chili joint. If you're not in the mood for a Coney or 6-Way (chili, spaghetti, beans, onions all topped with fresh chopped garlic and cheese), you can order something from the deli. Popular choices include the egg salad sandwich or the Greek salad. Remember to save room for dessert, though, because customers rave about the cakes and pies. The... Read More

Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 1.07 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 1.07 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Creative, Asian-inspired BBQ fare is the focus of this modern restaurant with a chill vibe.

Creative, Asian-inspired BBQ fare is the focus of this modern restaurant with a chill vibe.

Cafe de Paris

Downtown

Approximately 1.07 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Cafe de Paris

Downtown

Approximately 1.07 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

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 another creative touch that makes this a top lunch spot.

Fins Feathers & Bar-B-Q

Downtown

Approximately 1.07 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Fins Feathers & Bar-B-Q

Downtown

Approximately 1.07 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

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.

TC Cafe

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.08 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

TC Cafe

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.08 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Don't let the name fool you, because TC Cafe doesn't serve food - but you can get your drink on from early morning until late at night with their generous 8 a.m.-2:30 a.m... Read more

Don't let the name fool you, because TC Cafe doesn't serve food - but you can get your drink on from early morning until late at night with their generous 8 a.m.-2:30 a.m. hours. The booze is the star of the show at this old-school Newport dive, but be sure to get in a game of darts while you're there.

Herb and Thelma's Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.08 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Herb and Thelma's Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.08 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

This neighborhood bar has a very basic menu with some of the best food prices in town. But low-priced never means low quality: This Covington joint located just off... Read more

This neighborhood bar has a very basic menu with some of the best food prices in town. But low-priced never means low quality: This Covington joint located just off MainStrasse serves seriously good burgers made with fresh ground beef and cooked right in front of you. Choose a hamburger for a mere $4.25 for a cheeseburger for just $4.50. No onion rings, no fries, just one incredible burger. They... Read More

Country Inn

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.09 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Country Inn

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.09 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

The Country Inn is your typical greasy spoon that's loved by many. There are booths, a few tables and a dining counter; the focus here is of course on simple, fried... Read more

The Country Inn is your typical greasy spoon that's loved by many. There are booths, a few tables and a dining counter; the focus here is of course on simple, fried cuisine for cheap. If you're really in the mood for some good old diner fare, Country Inn does it better than most. The breakfast menu includes eggs, sausage, bacon, home fries and toast, while options for lunch and dinner include... Read More

Izzy's

Downtown

Approximately 1.10 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Izzy's

Downtown

Approximately 1.10 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

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 sauerkraut to top your sandwich.

Taylors Landing Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.10 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Taylors Landing Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.10 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Taylor's Landing Tavern in Newport may not have draft beers, but its vast selection of bottles and promise to never serve a weak drink more than make up for it. The great... Read more

Taylor's Landing Tavern in Newport may not have draft beers, but its vast selection of bottles and promise to never serve a weak drink more than make up for it. The great prices and welcoming atmosphere add to the appeal of this neighborhood pub. They also offer cornhole, horseshoe leagues and TVs to watch the big game. Karaoke is available until close Wednesday through Saturday nights and happy... Read More

Taqueria Mercado

Downtown

Approximately 1.10 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Taqueria Mercado

Downtown

Approximately 1.10 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Taqueria Mercado is an authentic taqueria. Serving tacos with eight kinds of meat, including carnitas, barbacoa, chicken chorizo, carne asada (grilled steak), pork and... Read more

Taqueria Mercado is an authentic taqueria. Serving tacos with eight kinds of meat, including carnitas, barbacoa, chicken chorizo, carne asada (grilled steak), pork and lengua (tongue). Their tacos are made with lots of chopped onions and fresh cilantro. Happy Hour runs 3-6 p.m. daily with live music on the weekends from a variety of genres, including salsa and soul.