Bars and Nightlife

Find Bars and Nightlife in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky (Downtown Region)

Enjoy a night out on the town in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. With live music throughout the region any night of the week and places to meet up and grab a drink at hundreds of venues – when the sun goes down, the fun ramps up. Watch the game at a sports bar downtown, try a local craft brew on tap in Over-the-Rhine or head out for happy hour!

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The Celestial Steakhouse

Downtown

Approximately 6.75 miles from your location
Celestial Steakhouse

The Celestial Steakhouse

Downtown

Approximately 6.75 miles from your location

Four-star and four-diamond award-winning steakhouse enhanced by a spectacular view of Cincinnati from high atop Mt. Adams.

Four-star and four-diamond award-winning steakhouse enhanced by a spectacular view of Cincinnati from high atop Mt. Adams.

Aster

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Aster

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Full-service bar offering weekend brunch.  

Full-service bar offering weekend brunch.  

Shooks Bar & Dance

Downtown

Approximately 7.57 miles from your location

Shooks Bar & Dance

Downtown

Approximately 7.57 miles from your location

Vintage industrial bar and dance club built in a former Packard showroom.

Vintage industrial bar and dance club built in a former Packard showroom.

Rusconi Pizza

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

Rusconi Pizza

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

Pizzas, hoagies, wings, calzones, and more in this downtown Cincinnati pizza place.

Pizzas, hoagies, wings, calzones, and more in this downtown Cincinnati pizza place.

A Tavola

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

A Tavola

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

A Tavola, a bar, trattoria and pizzeria, is now open a few doors away from Senate Restaurant. The offer pizza and bruschetta cooked in a wood-fired oven, and a drink menu... Read more

A Tavola, a bar, trattoria and pizzeria, is now open a few doors away from Senate Restaurant. The offer pizza and bruschetta cooked in a wood-fired oven, and a drink menu of craft cocktails, micro brews, local beers and quality wines. They got their start doing pizza nights at Northside's Take the Cake cafe.

The Jazz Club at Schwartz's Point

Downtown

Approximately 7.76 miles from your location
Schwartz's Point Jazz

The Jazz Club at Schwartz's Point

Downtown

Approximately 7.76 miles from your location

Oriental carpets line the walls of this intimate locale featuring a full bar & jazz performances.

Oriental carpets line the walls of this intimate locale featuring a full bar & jazz performances.

The Pony OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

The Pony OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Neighborhood bar with great food and drinks, games, and overall fun times.

Neighborhood bar with great food and drinks, games, and overall fun times.

Revel OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

Revel OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

An urban winery that feature a few varietals of wine made on premise as well as other small/family owned wineries throughout the U.S.

An urban winery that feature a few varietals of wine made on premise as well as other small/family owned wineries throughout the U.S.

Below Zero Lounge

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location
Below Zero

Below Zero Lounge

Downtown

Approximately 7.45 miles from your location

Trendy spot with upbeat music serving over 100 vodkas.

Trendy spot with upbeat music serving over 100 vodkas.

The President's Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

The President's Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Reopened in April 2014, The Presidents Room is the place where diners experience a mix of classic and new dishes prepared with the finest ingredients available, where... Read more

Reopened in April 2014, The Presidents Room is the place where diners experience a mix of classic and new dishes prepared with the finest ingredients available, where classic drinks have modern and unique variations; all set in a beautiful and elegant piece of Cincinnati's architectural history.

Igby's

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location
Igby's

Igby's

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Located in Downtown Cincinnati on Sixth Street, Igby's is the 10th location from Four Entertainment Group (4EG).

Located in Downtown Cincinnati on Sixth Street, Igby's is the 10th location from Four Entertainment Group (4EG).

Yard House

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

Yard House

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

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.

Jekyll Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Jekyll Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Bar & Restaurant with Social, Sharable, Cocktail & Food

Bar & Restaurant with Social, Sharable, Cocktail & Food

Queen City Exchange

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location
Queen City Exchange

Queen City Exchange

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

It was a simpler time. A time when chiming street cars and hundreds of locally owned metropolitan establishments filled the bustling streets of Cincinnatus. Local... Read more

It was a simpler time. A time when chiming street cars and hundreds of locally owned metropolitan establishments filled the bustling streets of Cincinnatus. Local breweries littered the landscape - becoming as abundant as the facial hair that adorned the faces of the patrons - as they reveled in their premium local libations.... Read More

Krueger's Tavern

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location
Krueger's Tavern

Krueger's Tavern

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

Inspired by European taverns of decades past, with house-made sausages and a huge selection of canned beer. Enjoy the rooftop bar and patio.

Inspired by European taverns of decades past, with house-made sausages and a huge selection of canned beer. Enjoy the rooftop bar and patio.

Lachey's Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location
Lachey's Bar

Lachey's Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Located at the corner of 12th and Walnut Streets in Cincinnati, Ohio, Lachey's is a neighborhood sports bar and grill brought to life by brothers Nick and Drew Lachey.

Located at the corner of 12th and Walnut Streets in Cincinnati, Ohio, Lachey's is a neighborhood sports bar and grill brought to life by brothers Nick and Drew Lachey.

Main Event

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Main Event

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

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... Read More

Bar 901

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Bar 901

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Local bar where everyone feels at home.

Local bar where everyone feels at home.

Salazar

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location
Salazar New American Restaurant

Salazar

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

The creative, farm-inspired menu chages frequently, featuring inventive New American cuisine.

The creative, farm-inspired menu chages frequently, featuring inventive New American cuisine.

Mecca

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Mecca

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Plum Street Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location

Plum Street Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location

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.

Queen City Radio

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

Queen City Radio

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

QCR is the perfect place to catch a game and enjoy a pint with friends, coworkers and loved ones. In addition to beer, they will tempt you with boozy slushies, wine and... Read more

QCR is the perfect place to catch a game and enjoy a pint with friends, coworkers and loved ones. In addition to beer, they will tempt you with boozy slushies, wine and delicious cocktails. Also offering wine and beer to-go for all your post work, pre-game, and post-game needs

Palomino

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

Palomino

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

Palomino has an elegant and chic ambiance with an exceptional European-influenced American menu and a great view of Fountain Square. The bar area is more upbeat and happy... Read more

Palomino has an elegant and chic ambiance with an exceptional European-influenced American menu and a great view of Fountain Square. The bar area is more upbeat and happy hour lasts all day featuring specials on drinks, flatbreads and pizzas.

Scene Ultra Lounge

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Scene Ultra Lounge

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

The Downtown bar scene has been booming lately, and here's another small explosion for you to enjoy. We've gotten some sneak peeks at the club that make it worth checking... Read more

The Downtown bar scene has been booming lately, and here's another small explosion for you to enjoy. We've gotten some sneak peeks at the club that make it worth checking out - hardwood floors, exposed brick and a massive 35-foot bar all right across the street from the Aronoff Center for the Arts. A tip: Dress up to check out... Read More

Senate

Downtown

Approximately 7.54 miles from your location
Senate

Senate

Downtown

Approximately 7.54 miles from your location

Features a roatating list of original gourmet hot dogs and a full bar including specialty cocktails and craft beers.

Features a roatating list of original gourmet hot dogs and a full bar including specialty cocktails and craft beers.

Tavern on the Hill

Downtown

Approximately 6.66 miles from your location

Tavern on the Hill

Downtown

Approximately 6.66 miles from your location

A sports pub in historic Mt. Adams serving homemade fare and daily food and drink specials.

A sports pub in historic Mt. Adams serving homemade fare and daily food and drink specials.

Ivy Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Ivy Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Formerly Obscura.

Formerly Obscura.

Bay Horse Cafe and Roadhouse

Downtown

Approximately 7.29 miles from your location

Bay Horse Cafe and Roadhouse

Downtown

Approximately 7.29 miles from your location

The Bay Horse Cafe is a bar, cafe, and hotel located near the Aronoff Center in Downtown Cincinnati. Experience the turn of the 20th century in downtown Cincinnati with... Read more

The Bay Horse Cafe is a bar, cafe, and hotel located near the Aronoff Center in Downtown Cincinnati. Experience the turn of the 20th century in downtown Cincinnati with specialty cocktails, beers on draft, and an interesting history.

Tina's

Downtown

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Tina's

Downtown

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Conveniently located a few blocks from Paul Brown Stadium, Bengals enthusiasts stop by Tina's on their way to or from the game. If ticket prices or inclement weather keep... Read more

Conveniently located a few blocks from Paul Brown Stadium, Bengals enthusiasts stop by Tina's on their way to or from the game. If ticket prices or inclement weather keep you from the stadium, hang out at Tina's instead. You'll welcome the low prices, cold beer, good food and laid-back atmosphere.

The Hub OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

The Hub OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

A relaxed beer and bicycle rental business meshed into one exciting new OTR bar.

A relaxed beer and bicycle rental business meshed into one exciting new OTR bar.

Machine Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Machine Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Let's face it, baseball games can be just about as hot as Satan's bachelor pad. So say you're at Great American Ball Park and you're soaking up the sun (and maybe the... Read more

Let's face it, baseball games can be just about as hot as Satan's bachelor pad. So say you're at Great American Ball Park and you're soaking up the sun (and maybe the seats too), you want some food but just can't motivate yourself to get up. The Machine Room is your motivational solution. The fully air-conditioned restaurant is... Read More

Lookout Joe Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

Lookout Joe Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

Located in the Macy's building, Lookout Joe's has just two tables and limited food items, but it's a good place for a quick snack and a delicious cup of coffee from a... Read more

Located in the Macy's building, Lookout Joe's has just two tables and limited food items, but it's a good place for a quick snack and a delicious cup of coffee from a locally owned business.

Via Vite Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Via Vite

Via Vite Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Via Vite is directly located on Fountain Square, so you can't miss it. The restaurant offers a wide selection of Italian food made by the famed chef Cristian Pietoso (... Read more

Via Vite is directly located on Fountain Square, so you can't miss it. The restaurant offers a wide selection of Italian food made by the famed chef Cristian Pietoso (including late-night menus until 1 a.m. Monday-Saturday). At night, the restaurant becomes a bar. Via Vite has a terrace and lounge on the second floor... Read More

Velvet Red Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Velvet Red Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

In the former space of Bang Nightclub, the Velvet Red Room aims to attract the sexiest and most elite people in the city. The vibe, needless to say, is upscale. And... Read more

In the former space of Bang Nightclub, the Velvet Red Room aims to attract the sexiest and most elite people in the city. The vibe, needless to say, is upscale. And although they don't have a food menu, they sometimes have food catered. Free birthday package on Fridays and Sundays featuring free valet parking, 20 person guest... Read More

Taft's Ale House

Downtown

Approximately 7.72 miles from your location
Taft's Ale House

Taft's Ale House

Downtown

Approximately 7.72 miles from your location

An 1850 evangelical church-turned-bar that pays homage to Cincinnatian and former president William Howard Taft.

An 1850 evangelical church-turned-bar that pays homage to Cincinnatian and former president William Howard Taft.

The Stretch

Downtown

Approximately 7.21 miles from your location
The Stretch Bar

The Stretch

Downtown

Approximately 7.21 miles from your location

The Stretch offers ambitious cocktails, an exceptional staff, and a distinct, contemporary ambiance highlighted by its iconic 'Cincy Love' neon.

The Stretch offers ambitious cocktails, an exceptional staff, and a distinct, contemporary ambiance highlighted by its iconic 'Cincy Love' neon.

Campanello's Italian Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.73 miles from your location

Campanello's Italian Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.73 miles from your location

A staple of Cincinnati's Italian dining community, Campanello's has been located, as its sign proclaims, '3 blocks from the beach' of the Ohio River for more than 25 years... Read more

A staple of Cincinnati's Italian dining community, Campanello's has been located, as its sign proclaims, '3 blocks from the beach' of the Ohio River for more than 25 years. The Campanello family had its straight-off-the-boat American start in the restaurant's building in 1906. Campanello's received some fame in the 1990s... Read More

Low Spark

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

Low Spark

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

This neighborhood bar with a '70s vibe and a resident octopus was named after Traffic's 1971 song, 'The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys.' Orange high-back chairs, checkered... Read more

This neighborhood bar with a '70s vibe and a resident octopus was named after Traffic's 1971 song, 'The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys.' Orange high-back chairs, checkered tile, red leather padded walls and beveled mirrors create a '70s feel in the intimate space. The original tin ceilings have been painted gold, and a vinyl... Read More

Kaze OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.59 miles from your location
Kaze OTR

Kaze OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.59 miles from your location

Kaze OTR is a Japanese GastroPub and sushi bar located in the heart of the Gateway Quarter.

Kaze OTR is a Japanese GastroPub and sushi bar located in the heart of the Gateway Quarter.

Energy Nightclub

Downtown

Approximately 8.01 miles from your location

Energy Nightclub

Downtown

Approximately 8.01 miles from your location

18 and over dance club located inside Longworth Hall. $5 cover 21 and older, $10 females 18-21, $15 males 18-21.

18 and over dance club located inside Longworth Hall. $5 cover 21 and older, $10 females 18-21, $15 males 18-21.

Nada

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location
Nada

Nada

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Escape the everyday at Nada. A modern Mexican menu is served in a lively, design-forward atmosphere in the heart of downtown. Snag guacamole and salsa for the table, or... Read more

Escape the everyday at Nada. A modern Mexican menu is served in a lively, design-forward atmosphere in the heart of downtown. Snag guacamole and salsa for the table, or dig into tacos, enchiladas, and mac n' cheese. House margaritas, cocktails and local craft brews add to the fun. Join the fiesta daily for lunch and dinner,... Read More

The Phelps Bar

Downtown

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

The Phelps Bar

Downtown

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

The Phelps Bar features small bites, wines, and hand-crafted cocktails in a contemporary, urban atmosphere on the ground floor of the Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown.

The Phelps Bar features small bites, wines, and hand-crafted cocktails in a contemporary, urban atmosphere on the ground floor of the Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown.

Rock Bottom Brewery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Rock Bottom Brewery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Rock Bottom Brewery is located in Fountain Square, making this brewpub a great place to enjoy American cuisine before or after an evening downtown. Known for both its food... Read more

Rock Bottom Brewery is located in Fountain Square, making this brewpub a great place to enjoy American cuisine before or after an evening downtown. Known for both its food and the beer they brew onsite, there's something for everyone, whether sitting down to a hearty meal or trying a pint of the homemade beer. You can enjoy a... Read More

Prime Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Prime Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Prime Cincinnati is known for its USDA Prime Steaks, exquisite cuisine, extensive wine selection and outstanding service. Relax and enjoy the ambiance, while our staff... Read more

Prime Cincinnati is known for its USDA Prime Steaks, exquisite cuisine, extensive wine selection and outstanding service. Relax and enjoy the ambiance, while our staff becomes your staff, dedicated to providing a truly personalized dining experience.

Kitty's Sports Grill

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Kitty's Sports Grill

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Family-owned sports grill with fresh, quality pub food and walls decorated with sports memorabilia.

Family-owned sports grill with fresh, quality pub food and walls decorated with sports memorabilia.

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