Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants near Original Thought Required

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 0.48 miles from from Original Thought Required
Skyline Chili coney and 3-way (photo: Skyline Chili)

Skyline Chili

Downtown

Approximately 0.48 miles from from Original Thought Required

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

Potbelly Sandwich Works

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Potbelly Sandwich Works

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Potbelly Sandwich Works offers fresh, made-to-order sandwiches and salads in a friendly environment. Craving something cool to wash down that sandwich? Try one of their... Read more

Potbelly Sandwich Works offers fresh, made-to-order sandwiches and salads in a friendly environment. Craving something cool to wash down that sandwich? Try one of their hand-dipped shakes, malts and smoothies. Flavors range from the traditional to the unique (try boysenberry or Dreamsickle). They also have all your favorite sides, like coleslaw, macaroni salad, potato chips and homemade cookies.

Butcher and Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required
Butcher & Barrel (Photo: Stuart MacKenzie)

Butcher and Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

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

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

Plum Court Wine Room

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Plum Court Wine Room

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Plum Court Wine Room attracts wine lovers and downtown professionals looking for a new spot to sip some vino, try new wine and enjoy friendly company. Grab a seat at the... Read more

Plum Court Wine Room attracts wine lovers and downtown professionals looking for a new spot to sip some vino, try new wine and enjoy friendly company. Grab a seat at the big, attractive bar from 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Friday for tastings. $15 for four wine tastings and $20 for six tastings.

Goose & Elder

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Goose & Elder

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Located in historic Findlay Market, Goose and Elder is a great place to grab a quick bite to eat or to spend an evening catching up with old friends. As Jose Salazar’s... Read more

Located in historic Findlay Market, Goose and Elder is a great place to grab a quick bite to eat or to spend an evening catching up with old friends. As Jose Salazar’s third restaurant Goose and Elder aims to be a casual spot that keeps sustainability, local sourcing and community in mind. Try dishes like Chicken Schnitzel, Fried Bologna Sandwich, or Duck Leg Confit. 

Mainwood Pastry

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Mainwood Pastry

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Family-owned bakery turning out cakes, breads, cookies, and other pastries in a little shop. 

Family-owned bakery turning out cakes, breads, cookies, and other pastries in a little shop. 

Igby's

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required
Igby's

Igby's

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Located in Downtown Cincinnati on Sixth Street, Igby's is the 10th location from Four Entertainment Group (4EG). Check out Igby's every Thursday for an acoustic happy... Read more

Located in Downtown Cincinnati on Sixth Street, Igby's is the 10th location from Four Entertainment Group (4EG). Check out Igby's every Thursday for an acoustic happy hour from 5pm - 8pm.

Sotto

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required
Sotto

Sotto

Downtown

Approximately 0.49 miles from from Original Thought Required

Basement dining spot with an austere brick-&-wood interior serving inventive rustic Italian cuisine.

Basement dining spot with an austere brick-&-wood interior serving inventive rustic Italian cuisine.

Nada

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required
Nada (photo: Boca Restaurant Group)

Nada

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Trendy Mexican cantina with outdoor seating, festive cocktails, and upscale fare in a chic setting.

Trendy Mexican cantina with outdoor seating, festive cocktails, and upscale fare in a chic setting.

Boca

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required
Boca

Boca

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Boca is Chef David Falk's ode to Europe. Boca's design couples contemporary European and American stylings with touches of rusticity in an airy urban space. The elegant... Read more

Boca is Chef David Falk's ode to Europe. Boca's design couples contemporary European and American stylings with touches of rusticity in an airy urban space. The elegant and inviting surroundings welcome guests for an evening cocktail, a small bite before a show at nearby theaters, a casual dinner with friends or a luxurious night out in Cincinnati.

Sushi Bears

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Sushi Bears

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

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.

Cherbourg Cyprus Bakery

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Cherbourg Cyprus Bakery

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

We bring safe, quality, well-sourced gluten and nut free fare to our friends. Our baked goods are made with love in small batches with minimally processed ingredients,... Read more

We bring safe, quality, well-sourced gluten and nut free fare to our friends. Our baked goods are made with love in small batches with minimally processed ingredients, from as many local resources as we can muster.

Dojo Gelato

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required
Dojo Gelato

Dojo Gelato

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Dojo Gelato, in the Market House of Findlay Market, offers a dozen made-from-scratch flavors of the Italian-style ice cream, which is made one batch at a time with local... Read more

Dojo Gelato, in the Market House of Findlay Market, offers a dozen made-from-scratch flavors of the Italian-style ice cream, which is made one batch at a time with local ingredients. Gelato uses more milk and less cream than typical American ice cream, so gelato is lower in fat, yet creamier. Or try a sorbetto, an Italian-style sorbet, which is dairy-free and vegan-friendly. They love to pair... Read More

Eli's BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required
Eli's BBQ

Eli's BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago in Findlay Market. They both... Read more

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago in Findlay Market. They both decided to travel the U.S. together, hitch hik'in it, footin it, hobo'n.During their travels, they'd eaten good food in some rough places and bad food in some nice restaurants. It was after eating 'false morel' mushrooms in Texas,... Read More

Areti's Gyros

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Areti's Gyros

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Located in Findlay Market, Areti's gyros are a combination of beef and lamb, hand-sliced from spits, as the shopper can watch. They also have a variety of popular salads.... Read more

Located in Findlay Market, Areti's gyros are a combination of beef and lamb, hand-sliced from spits, as the shopper can watch. They also have a variety of popular salads. The most frequently requested dishes shoppers enjoy are the Tirokaftero, Rosiki Salata, Taramo Salata, Skordalia and Pantzari. In addition to side dishes, such as Mousakas and Greek salads, they offer specialty desserts such as... Read More

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required
Taste of Belgium (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Sweet and savory Belgian waffles and crepes plus artisanal-roasted coffees.

Sweet and savory Belgian waffles and crepes plus artisanal-roasted coffees.

Fausto

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Fausto

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Inside the Contemporary Arts Center in Downtown Cincinnati, Fausto, brought to you by the Ferrari Bros. is a contemporary California cuisine restaurant. Serving coffee,... Read more

Inside the Contemporary Arts Center in Downtown Cincinnati, Fausto, brought to you by the Ferrari Bros. is a contemporary California cuisine restaurant. Serving coffee, wine, cocktails, and delicious menu items. 

Saundra's Kitchen

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Saundra's Kitchen

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Saundra's Kitchen strives to provide fresh, healthy, and locally sourced food to its customers without them having to break the bank. They offer catering, delivery, and... Read more

Saundra's Kitchen strives to provide fresh, healthy, and locally sourced food to its customers without them having to break the bank. They offer catering, delivery, and daily changing menus.

M. Wellman's

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

M. Wellman's

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Cocktail bar located in the Contemporary Arts Center lobby.

Cocktail bar located in the Contemporary Arts Center lobby.

Red Fox Grill

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Red Fox Grill

Downtown

Approximately 0.50 miles from from Original Thought Required

Red Fox is known for large portions at affordable prices. At lunchtime, this place is bustling with downtown regulars waiting to get a taste of the soup, made fresh daily... Read more

Red Fox is known for large portions at affordable prices. At lunchtime, this place is bustling with downtown regulars waiting to get a taste of the soup, made fresh daily. Despite the large crowds, this restaurant has a laid-back vibe.