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Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants near The Library Friends' Shop

Main Event

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Main Event

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Main Event is your standard, dim, no-frills bar with a handful of TVs and a huge dance area. When that dance area fills up in the after-midnight hour, DJs from all over... Read more

Main Event is your standard, dim, no-frills bar with a handful of TVs and a huge dance area. When that dance area fills up in the after-midnight hour, DJs from all over keep the crowd moving. There's also a huge menu of cheap bar food including a $3 bowl of chili, a $7 chef salad, a $12 14-inch pizza and a $6 gourmet roast beef sandwich.

The Righteous Room

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop
Righteous Room

The Righteous Room

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Righteous Room, a relatively new bar and lounge, fits in perfectly with the downtown scene. Urbanites, young professionals and patrons to the nearby Aronoff Center come to... Read more

Righteous Room, a relatively new bar and lounge, fits in perfectly with the downtown scene. Urbanites, young professionals and patrons to the nearby Aronoff Center come to mingle in the airy lounge or chill at the bar with a sophisticated cocktail. Try one of their concoctions half-price during happy hour from 4-8 p.m. daily.

On the Rhine Eatery

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop
On the Rhine Eatery ( photo Abby Davidson)

On the Rhine Eatery

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Located in the downtown Kroger on the second floor, you will find an array of local fare in a food hall setting, the first in Cincinnati, complete with a full-service bar... Read more

Located in the downtown Kroger on the second floor, you will find an array of local fare in a food hall setting, the first in Cincinnati, complete with a full-service bar and patio.  Local restaurants represented include: Eli's BBQ Dope Asian Street Fair Django Western Taco Kitchen 1883 Queen City Whip Kitchen 1883 and Django will open at 6:30am for breakfast, and the rest will open for lunch... Read More

Tot Dogs

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Tot Dogs

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

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 hot metts. They can be topped with standards such as chili and cheese... Read More

Haru Korean Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Haru Korean Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Authentic Korean food including dolsot bibimbap and bulgogi beef.

Authentic Korean food including dolsot bibimbap and bulgogi beef.

Yum Yum Chinese Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Yum Yum Chinese Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Chinese food cravings can hit you when you least expect it: There's just something about those sweet, sour, bitter, savory and salty flavors. And while most Cincinnati... Read more

Chinese food cravings can hit you when you least expect it: There's just something about those sweet, sour, bitter, savory and salty flavors. And while most Cincinnati Chinese food joints offer tasty cuisine, many of them are take-out only and have small or less-than-desirable dining areas. Yum Yum, however, has delicious food (hence the name) as well as great atmosphere and a roomy dining area.... Read More

Scene Ultra Lounge

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Scene Ultra Lounge

Downtown

Approximately 0.13 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Boisterous nightspot with craft beers, cocktails, DJs, a dance floor, and TVs for sports fans.

Boisterous nightspot with craft beers, cocktails, DJs, a dance floor, and TVs for sports fans.

Bar 901

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Bar 901

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Local bar where everyone feels at home.

Local bar where everyone feels at home.

Bridges Nepali Cuisine- Downtown

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Bridges Nepali Cuisine- Downtown

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

South Asian cuisine. 

South Asian cuisine. 

Cuban Pete Sandwiches

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Cuban Pete Sandwiches

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

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.

Sophia's Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Sophia's Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

This small downtown spot offers Greek flavor with gyros, Greek salad, homemade soups and baklava as well as double-deckers and burgers. Try the pasta salad with chicken... Read more

This small downtown spot offers Greek flavor with gyros, Greek salad, homemade soups and baklava as well as double-deckers and burgers. Try the pasta salad with chicken and feta cheese or one of the other homemade daily specials.

Hello Honey

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Hello Honey

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Ice cream made from scratch, using fresh ingredients free from artificial colors or flavors. 

Ice cream made from scratch, using fresh ingredients free from artificial colors or flavors. 

Nicholson's Tavern & Pub

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Nicholson's Tavern & Pub

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Men in kilts serve a Scottish-American gastropub menu with beer and brown spirits plus live music.

Men in kilts serve a Scottish-American gastropub menu with beer and brown spirits plus live music.

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop
Skyline Chili coney and 3-way (photo: Skyline Chili)

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

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

Horse & Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Horse & Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 0.14 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Award-winning whiskey bar in downtown Cincinnati. 106+ whiskeys. Specialty cocktails, craft beers, small bites and a friendly bourbon loving staff.

Award-winning whiskey bar in downtown Cincinnati. 106+ whiskeys. Specialty cocktails, craft beers, small bites and a friendly bourbon loving staff.

Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 0.15 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 0.15 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

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.

Metropole

Downtown

Approximately 0.15 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop
Metropole

Metropole

Downtown

Approximately 0.15 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Chic American outfit serving seasonal, fireplace-cooked cuisine and cocktails in the 21c Museum Hotel

Chic American outfit serving seasonal, fireplace-cooked cuisine and cocktails in the 21c Museum Hotel

21c Cincinnati Cocktail Terrace

Downtown

Approximately 0.15 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop
21c Cocktail Terrace (photo: 21c Museum Hotel)

21c Cincinnati Cocktail Terrace

Downtown

Approximately 0.15 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Located on 21c's 11th floor, this rooftop locale offers stunning views of downtown Cincinnati and the surrounding area. The menu focuses on cocktails and also offers a... Read more

Located on 21c's 11th floor, this rooftop locale offers stunning views of downtown Cincinnati and the surrounding area. The menu focuses on cocktails and also offers a small selection of snacks from chef Michael Paley and his team at Metropole.

Butcher and Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 0.16 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop
Butcher & Barrel (Photo: Stuart MacKenzie)

Butcher and Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 0.16 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

South American-style steakhouse serving craft cocktails in industrial, rustic-chic surrounds.

South American-style steakhouse serving craft cocktails in industrial, rustic-chic surrounds.

Total Juice Plus

Downtown

Approximately 0.17 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

Total Juice Plus

Downtown

Approximately 0.17 miles from from The Library Friends' Shop

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 more healthy life. You can choose from ginseng for energy, to vitamin... Read More