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Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants near Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Zola Pub and Grill

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Zola Pub and Grill

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Upbeat gathering spot for burgers, pizza, wings, and drinks, with sidewalk seating and frequent specials.

Upbeat gathering spot for burgers, pizza, wings, and drinks, with sidewalk seating and frequent specials.

Zazou Grill and Pub

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Zazou Grill and Pub

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Located in a 1920s building in MainStrasse Village, Zazou pays homage to its history with its art deco interior. But its menu satisfies today's appetites with a variety of... Read more

Located in a 1920s building in MainStrasse Village, Zazou pays homage to its history with its art deco interior. But its menu satisfies today's appetites with a variety of pizzas, calzones, burgers, veggie burgers, wraps, sandwiches, salads and appetizers. Stay past dinner and see the restaurant transform into a lively bar with bands taking the stage Tuesday night, and DJ's setting the tone... Read More

Yonder

South

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Yonder at Commonwealth Bistro (photo: Catherine Grace Viox)

Yonder

South

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Commonwealth Bistro's rooftop bar in Mainstrasse Village is a unique and refreshing place to enjoy some libations. Inspired by Kentucky State Parks, get lost in this... Read more

Commonwealth Bistro's rooftop bar in Mainstrasse Village is a unique and refreshing place to enjoy some libations. Inspired by Kentucky State Parks, get lost in this relaxing oasis serving adventurous small plates and hand-crafted cocktails. There is also a list of spirit-free drinks to try and everything is made with locally-sourced products. 

Waffle House

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Waffle House

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Since day one, each Waffle House® restaurant has provided guests with a unique and comfortable dining experience. At every restaurant, the bright "Yellow Sign... Read more

Since day one, each Waffle House® restaurant has provided guests with a unique and comfortable dining experience. At every restaurant, the bright "Yellow Sign" greets customers like an old friend, the jukebox plays a variety of the now famous Waffle House songs and associates give customers a heartfelt greeting as they walk through the door. In addition, each restaurant is open 24 hours a day,... Read More

Commonwealth Bistro

South

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Commonwealth Bistro

South

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Located in Covington's MainStrasse neighborhood, this bistro features Kentucky-style dinner and weekend brunch made with locally sourced ingredients. Check out their... Read more

Located in Covington's MainStrasse neighborhood, this bistro features Kentucky-style dinner and weekend brunch made with locally sourced ingredients. Check out their newly opened treehouse inspired rooftop bar Yonder! 

Strasse Haus

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.51 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Strasse Haus

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.51 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Strasse Haus is a friendly neighborhood bar with a German flavor and impeccable service. Stop by for live music in the spacious outdoor beer garden, or check out the game... Read more

Strasse Haus is a friendly neighborhood bar with a German flavor and impeccable service. Stop by for live music in the spacious outdoor beer garden, or check out the game -- there are plenty of TVs for enjoying your favorite sports action. The menu is filled with distinctively German items, but Strasse Haus is known for its sauerkraut balls, and the famous 'Zoomer' (a cheesy mett made exclusively... Read More

Riverfront Pizza

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.51 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Riverfront Pizza

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.51 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

This Covington pizza place offers takeout and delivery, or patrons are welcome to enjoy their meal inside in the comfy, aromatic atmosphere. Riverfront sells a lot of... Read more

This Covington pizza place offers takeout and delivery, or patrons are welcome to enjoy their meal inside in the comfy, aromatic atmosphere. Riverfront sells a lot of pizza, but locals love the steak hoagies, too, with a steak patty on a fresh bun, dressed with any toppings you'd like, such as pizza sauce, onions cheese and pickles. Riverfront Pizza has free Wi-fi, so bring your laptop or some... Read More

Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar

Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Compact fixture providing craft cocktails and an extensive selection of whiskey in an upbeat setting. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more. 

Compact fixture providing craft cocktails and an extensive selection of whiskey in an upbeat setting. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more. 

Bean Haus

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Bean Haus

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Craving homemade pastries? Bean Haus employs the only full-time pastry chef in Northern Kentucky. Sara Whitman bakes brownies, danishes, muffins, quiche and more, creating... Read more

Craving homemade pastries? Bean Haus employs the only full-time pastry chef in Northern Kentucky. Sara Whitman bakes brownies, danishes, muffins, quiche and more, creating pastry masterpieces. As a vegetarian delight, Bean Haus serves a "puss," puff pastry stuffed with asparagus, broccoli and mushrooms.Additionally, Bean Haus hosts MainStrasse's only Poetry Night. Aspiring and published poets can... Read More

Skyline Chili

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Skyline Chili coney and 3-way (photo: Skyline Chili)

Skyline Chili

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

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 location opened in 1949. It's not what the average person pictures when... Read More

Mexican Restaurante y Taqueria El Valle Verde

South

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Mexican Restaurante y Taqueria El Valle Verde

South

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Do not let the outside fool you, this authentic Mexican restaurant is serving up authentic tacos, fajitas, and margaritas in the heart of Mainstrasse Village. 

Do not let the outside fool you, this authentic Mexican restaurant is serving up authentic tacos, fajitas, and margaritas in the heart of Mainstrasse Village. 

Crafts & Vines

Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Crafts & Vines

Riverfront

Approximately 0.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Crafts & Vines is located in MainStrasse Village, Covington, KY and offers fresh, local craft beers, craft cocktails and wines on top with a relaxed atmosphere.

Crafts & Vines is located in MainStrasse Village, Covington, KY and offers fresh, local craft beers, craft cocktails and wines on top with a relaxed atmosphere.

Shiver

South

Approximately 0.53 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Shiver

South

Approximately 0.53 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Shiver is a popsicle shop located in Covington KY that specializes in unique and wild popsicle flavors as well as local, fresh ingredients in their small batch creations.

Shiver is a popsicle shop located in Covington KY that specializes in unique and wild popsicle flavors as well as local, fresh ingredients in their small batch creations.

Rosie's Tavern

South

Approximately 0.53 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Rosie's Tavern

South

Approximately 0.53 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Just off Mainstrasse, Rosie's is the perfect place to throw back a few in an alternative lifestyle-friendly environment. Happy hour runs from 3-8 p.m. daily, but you can... Read more

Just off Mainstrasse, Rosie's is the perfect place to throw back a few in an alternative lifestyle-friendly environment. Happy hour runs from 3-8 p.m. daily, but you can throw darts, shoot pool or play on Mainstrasse's only pinball machine anytime. The bartenders make it a point to keep everyone comfortable in their surroundings and all thirsts quenched. And they're dependable, too: Rosie's doesn... Read More

Piper's Cafe

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Piper's Cafe

Piper's Cafe

South, Riverfront

Approximately 0.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Piper's Cafe combines the convenience of take-away breakfast, lunch, and house made soups with an emphasis on nutrition and fresh flavor. Vegetable and/or fruit 'Smart... Read more

Piper's Cafe combines the convenience of take-away breakfast, lunch, and house made soups with an emphasis on nutrition and fresh flavor. Vegetable and/or fruit 'Smart Sides'™ are always available in addition to fresh-cut french fries or fat-free pretzels, to complement meals. Its soft serve ice cream is lactose free and available in dozens of flavors. Piper's serves only artisan soft drinks,... Read More

Moerlein Lager House

Downtown

Approximately 0.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Moerlein Lager House

Moerlein Lager House

Downtown

Approximately 0.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

The history and heritage of Cincinnati’s storied brewing history comes alive at the Moerlein Lager House Restaurant and Brewery. Prominently situated in the dynamic new... Read more

The history and heritage of Cincinnati’s storied brewing history comes alive at the Moerlein Lager House Restaurant and Brewery. Prominently situated in the dynamic new Smale Riverfront Park, the Moerlein Lager House offers a guest experience unlike any other—a working microbrewery producing a full line of Moerlein craft brews, and delectable fare featuring grain spent breads, hand-carved... Read More

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 0.56 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center
Taste of Belgium (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 0.56 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Omelettes, waffles, and crepes are the specialties of this local, Belgian-influenced chain.

Omelettes, waffles, and crepes are the specialties of this local, Belgian-influenced chain.

Fishbowl at The Banks

Downtown

Approximately 0.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Fishbowl at The Banks

Downtown

Approximately 0.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Located in The Banks downtown, Fishbowl is serving up giant tropical drinks for all tastebuds. Enjoy a tropical feel when you walk in, and with a drink in your hand. The... Read more

Located in The Banks downtown, Fishbowl is serving up giant tropical drinks for all tastebuds. Enjoy a tropical feel when you walk in, and with a drink in your hand. The bar plays host to acoustic sets with DJ performances for patrons. 

Yard House

Downtown

Approximately 0.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Yard House

Downtown

Approximately 0.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Yard House offers 160 beer taps and an extensive menu of American fusion cuisine, serving lunch, dinner and late-night snacks. Extensive menu of American fusion cuisine,... Read more

Yard House offers 160 beer taps and an extensive menu of American fusion cuisine, serving lunch, dinner and late-night snacks. Extensive menu of American fusion cuisine, ranging from burgers and salads on up to miso sea bass and lobster garlic noodles.

Jefferson Social

Downtown

Approximately 0.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Jefferson Social

Downtown

Approximately 0.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky Convention Center

Operated by the owners of Jefferson Hall, which closed in April of 2013, this venture is a neighborhood bar serving Mexican street food. On the menu: a variety of tacos,... Read more

Operated by the owners of Jefferson Hall, which closed in April of 2013, this venture is a neighborhood bar serving Mexican street food. On the menu: a variety of tacos, including barbacoa (braised beef) with pico de gallo, cilantro and cotija; beer-battered cod with napa cabbage and remoulade; spicy Mexican beer-braised pork with creamy chipotle slaw; and roasted vegetables with avocado crema... Read More