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Hofbrauhaus

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.38 miles from your location
Hofbrauhaus Newport (photo: KentuckyTourism.com)

Hofbrauhaus

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.38 miles from your location

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... Read More

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Seasons 52

Uptown

Approximately 5.15 miles from your location

Seasons 52

Uptown

Approximately 5.15 miles from your location

Rotating menu of seasonal American dishes alongside international wines in an upscale setting.

Rotating menu of seasonal American dishes alongside international wines in an upscale setting.

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The Oak Tavern

Uptown

Approximately 4.92 miles from your location

The Oak Tavern

Uptown

Approximately 4.92 miles from your location

This sports bar and neighborhood hangout is an Oakley favorite, with live music three times a week and its 50-inch plasma TVs. The Oak Tavern is also known for its... Read more

This sports bar and neighborhood hangout is an Oakley favorite, with live music three times a week and its 50-inch plasma TVs. The Oak Tavern is also known for its inexpensive beer and liquor drinks as well as its happy hour from 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday.

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Mac's Pizza Pub

Uptown

Approximately 8.06 miles from your location

Mac's Pizza Pub

Uptown

Approximately 8.06 miles from your location

This eatery is a lively but laid-back college hangout. Often times, students eat, drink, study or watch sports on 18 TV screens (including a massive plasma screen) There's... Read more

This eatery is a lively but laid-back college hangout. Often times, students eat, drink, study or watch sports on 18 TV screens (including a massive plasma screen) There's karaoke Tuesday and live music most weekends. Challenge your friends to a game of darts or shuffleboard. The restaurant recently had a power charging station... Read More

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Fishbowl at The Banks

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Fishbowl at The Banks

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

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. 

Northside Yacht Club

Uptown

Approximately 9.54 miles from your location
Northside Yacht Club

Northside Yacht Club

Uptown

Approximately 9.54 miles from your location

Energetic gastropub featuring live music and unique cocktails.

Energetic gastropub featuring live music and unique cocktails.

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BrewRiver Creole Kitchen

East

Approximately 2.84 miles from your location

BrewRiver Creole Kitchen

East

Approximately 2.84 miles from your location

Newly opened and revived from the creators of BrewRiver Gastropub, BrewRiver Creole Kitchen is taking the heart of creole cooking and bringing it to the Queen City!... Read more

Newly opened and revived from the creators of BrewRiver Gastropub, BrewRiver Creole Kitchen is taking the heart of creole cooking and bringing it to the Queen City! BrewRiver is your destination for New Orleans-inspired cuisine, assorted ilbations, and live music! 

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Backyard Bar

North

Approximately 9.68 miles from your location

Backyard Bar

North

Approximately 9.68 miles from your location

The large open space of the Backyard Bar offers lots of options to its patrons each night. There is a stage and dance floor for bands or DJ almost every night. Dart... Read more

The large open space of the Backyard Bar offers lots of options to its patrons each night. There is a stage and dance floor for bands or DJ almost every night. Dart tournaments are held on Monday nights, and the back yard has ample room to play cornhole, enjoy the outdoor bar, or pick up a game of beach volleyball. Dollar... Read More

Street City Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Street City Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Formerly O'Reilly's, Street City Pub (owned by Prime Cincinnati) provides outstanding hospitality with a neighborly atmosphere, tremendous food and drinks, and... Read more

Formerly O'Reilly's, Street City Pub (owned by Prime Cincinnati) provides outstanding hospitality with a neighborly atmosphere, tremendous food and drinks, and enthusiastic service. Serving up authentic Irish pub-style fare. Plus, improv every Friday night and live music on Saturdays! 

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The Monkey Bar & Grille

North

Approximately 16.95 miles from your location

The Monkey Bar & Grille

North

Approximately 16.95 miles from your location

Drive in or paddle up to the Monkey Bar & Grille. With 3 levels of bars, amazing outdoor seating and river access, The Monkey Bar is a fun hang out for everyone. Lives... Read more

Drive in or paddle up to the Monkey Bar & Grille. With 3 levels of bars, amazing outdoor seating and river access, The Monkey Bar is a fun hang out for everyone. Lives bands on the weekend on the huge outdoor patio space, food trucks, and great bar staff make this hidden gem a classic. There is even a dock to pull your... Read More

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Chapter Mt. Adams

Uptown

Approximately 6.62 miles from your location
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Chapter Mt. Adams

Uptown

Approximately 6.62 miles from your location

Chill hangout with a roomy patio & covered outdoor bar, featuring pub fare, cocktails & live music.

Chill hangout with a roomy patio & covered outdoor bar, featuring pub fare, cocktails & live music.

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Shooters Sports Grill

East

Approximately 11.05 miles from your location

Shooters Sports Grill

East

Approximately 11.05 miles from your location

Shooters Sports Grill is your higher-end sports bar that offers a fun atmosphere with a pool table, games and lots of flat screen TVs so you can catch your favorite sports... Read more

Shooters Sports Grill is your higher-end sports bar that offers a fun atmosphere with a pool table, games and lots of flat screen TVs so you can catch your favorite sports team in action. When the weather gets nice, make sure to take your drink out on the patio. Don't forget to ask for a menu if you get hungry, as they serve... Read More

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dilly bistro bar and bottle shop

East

Approximately 3.41 miles from your location

dilly bistro bar and bottle shop

East

Approximately 3.41 miles from your location

A fixture in Mariemont for years, Dilly is the perfect spot to enjoy a cozy meal or try a sampling of wines. Their menu includes small plates like grilled asparagus and... Read more

A fixture in Mariemont for years, Dilly is the perfect spot to enjoy a cozy meal or try a sampling of wines. Their menu includes small plates like grilled asparagus and Maryland style crab cakes, while the dinner menu includes an array of gourmet salads, homestyle pork ribs, Chilean sea bass and vegetarian sandwiches. The wine... Read More

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Brick Street

North

Approximately 34.71 miles from your location

Brick Street

North

Approximately 34.71 miles from your location

Hangout for live music, karaoke, and sports on TV with bar food, drink specials, and an outdoor patio.

Hangout for live music, karaoke, and sports on TV with bar food, drink specials, and an outdoor patio.

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Legends

West

Approximately 13.40 miles from your location

Legends

West

Approximately 13.40 miles from your location

Cheviot bar with live music Friday and Saturday nights.

Cheviot bar with live music Friday and Saturday nights.

Dee Felice Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

Dee Felice Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

Dee Felice Cafe might be located in Covington's MainStrasse Village, but inside the doors, you're transported down to the Big Easy. The interior is designed with historic... Read more

Dee Felice Cafe might be located in Covington's MainStrasse Village, but inside the doors, you're transported down to the Big Easy. The interior is designed with historic New Orleans in mind, complete with live jazz and swing music Tuesday through Sunday. During the week, Dee Felice offers an extensive selection of wine,... Read More

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Henke Winery

West

Approximately 12.64 miles from your location
Henke Winery

Henke Winery

West

Approximately 12.64 miles from your location

Henke Winery features fifteen award-winning, hand-crafted wines created by Joe Henke. Henke Winery also has a casual to gourmet menu.

Henke Winery features fifteen award-winning, hand-crafted wines created by Joe Henke. Henke Winery also has a casual to gourmet menu.

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Jag's Steak & Seafood

North

Approximately 16.32 miles from your location

Jag's Steak & Seafood

North

Approximately 16.32 miles from your location

Upmarket surf 'n' turf with six mahogany-lined dining rooms, plus a lounge hosting live music and DJs.

Upmarket surf 'n' turf with six mahogany-lined dining rooms, plus a lounge hosting live music and DJs.

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Revel OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

Revel OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

Cozy winery with live music, handcrafted wines, and light snacks in rustic-chic digs with live music.

Cozy winery with live music, handcrafted wines, and light snacks in rustic-chic digs with live music.

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Barleycorn's

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.26 miles from your location

Barleycorn's

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.26 miles from your location

For a get-together with friends to watch the big game, Barleycorn's is the place to dine and unwind. Order a round and watch the big game on one of the TVs covering the... Read more

For a get-together with friends to watch the big game, Barleycorn's is the place to dine and unwind. Order a round and watch the big game on one of the TVs covering the walls. After work, stop the hunger pangs with a wide selection of appetizers such as wings and nachos con queso. Really hungry? Dare to devour one of the... Read More

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The Dock Complex

Downtown

Approximately 7.88 miles from your location

The Dock Complex

Downtown

Approximately 7.88 miles from your location

The Dock Complex is a diverse night club with a friendly atmosphere. Ages 18+ welcome.

The Dock Complex is a diverse night club with a friendly atmosphere. Ages 18+ welcome.

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Awakenings Coffee - Hyde Park

Uptown

Approximately 4.69 miles from your location

Awakenings Coffee - Hyde Park

Uptown

Approximately 4.69 miles from your location

The coffeehouse/wine bar located in busy Hyde Park Square is the perfect location to settle in with a cup of coffee by day or glass of wine by night. You will be instantly... Read more

The coffeehouse/wine bar located in busy Hyde Park Square is the perfect location to settle in with a cup of coffee by day or glass of wine by night. You will be instantly impressed by the wall of wines offered because, well, it's pretty big. This European-style cafe features many different varieties of coffee, espresso and tea... Read More

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Arnold's Bar & Grill

Downtown

Approximately 7.27 miles from your location
The Dancing Pig at Arnold's Bar and Grill (photo: Thadd Fiala)

Arnold's Bar & Grill

Downtown

Approximately 7.27 miles from your location

Lively spot for American food (with vegan options) and live tunes in a historic, art-adorned space.

Lively spot for American food (with vegan options) and live tunes in a historic, art-adorned space.

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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.

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Mad Frog

Uptown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location

Mad Frog

Uptown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location

The green building that houses the Mad Frog looms on the corner of Vine and McMillan streets, a popular hangout for local college students and live music fans.

The green building that houses the Mad Frog looms on the corner of Vine and McMillan streets, a popular hangout for local college students and live music fans.

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Grove Park Grille

East

Approximately 3.37 miles from your location

Grove Park Grille

East

Approximately 3.37 miles from your location

Neighborhood American pub with daily specials and local beers, plus outdoor seating, TVs, and live music.

Neighborhood American pub with daily specials and local beers, plus outdoor seating, TVs, and live music.

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OTR Live

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

OTR Live

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

Part bar and concert venue for some of the hottest artists in Hip Hop, R&B, EDM, country and more. 

Part bar and concert venue for some of the hottest artists in Hip Hop, R&B, EDM, country and more. 

Tillie's Lounge

Uptown

Approximately 9.84 miles from your location

Tillie's Lounge

Uptown

Approximately 9.84 miles from your location

The lounge is named after a beloved Cincinnati entertainer, Tillie the elephant. Tillie was the most famous of many exotic animals in John Robinson’s Circus which traveled... Read more

The lounge is named after a beloved Cincinnati entertainer, Tillie the elephant. Tillie was the most famous of many exotic animals in John Robinson’s Circus which traveled the country and paraded the streets of Northside in the early 20th century. 

Pirate's Den

West

Approximately 13.88 miles from your location

Pirate's Den

West

Approximately 13.88 miles from your location

Sports bar with draft beers and bar food, plus weekend bands and multiple large-screen TVs.

Sports bar with draft beers and bar food, plus weekend bands and multiple large-screen TVs.

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Kreimer's Bier Haus

West

Approximately 19.45 miles from your location

Kreimer's Bier Haus

West

Approximately 19.45 miles from your location

Kreimer's Bier Haus is a cozy spot for a special, authentic German meal. This family-owned restaurant is known for hand-cutting their own beef. Stop by the bar for a taste... Read more

Kreimer's Bier Haus is a cozy spot for a special, authentic German meal. This family-owned restaurant is known for hand-cutting their own beef. Stop by the bar for a taste of their original brews, or step outside for views overlooking the Great Miami River. Visit Kreimer's Rver Bar and Grille Friday and Saturday evenings... Read More

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The Comet

Uptown

Approximately 10.46 miles from your location

The Comet

Uptown

Approximately 10.46 miles from your location

A rough-and-ready hangout dishing up Mexican eats and offering a pool table and frequent live music.

A rough-and-ready hangout dishing up Mexican eats and offering a pool table and frequent live music.

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Jocko's Pub

West

Approximately 12.34 miles from your location

Jocko's Pub

West

Approximately 12.34 miles from your location

Formerly J's Sports Bar.

Formerly J's Sports Bar.

Fries Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 8.00 miles from your location

Fries Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 8.00 miles from your location

A classic beer joint with a vintage feel and for a reason: Fries has been a bar for more than 70 years. The main bar on the first floor is a great place to socialize and... Read more

A classic beer joint with a vintage feel and for a reason: Fries has been a bar for more than 70 years. The main bar on the first floor is a great place to socialize and have the knowledgeable staff help you select the best beer, whether it's one of their eight drafts or a domestic microbrew bottle. Downstairs, pool tables,... Read More

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Mount Adams Pavilion

Uptown

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location
Mt. Adams Pavilion

Mount Adams Pavilion

Uptown

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

Live bands & DJs perform at this hip dance club in a historic house with 4 decks and city views.

Live bands & DJs perform at this hip dance club in a historic house with 4 decks and city views.

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Cobblestone Tavern

North

Approximately 19.62 miles from your location

Cobblestone Tavern

North

Approximately 19.62 miles from your location

Formerly the Cheyenne Cattle Co., Cheapshots decided to go less country and more rock. There's only a cover charge when there's a live band on some Saturdays, and you can... Read more

Formerly the Cheyenne Cattle Co., Cheapshots decided to go less country and more rock. There's only a cover charge when there's a live band on some Saturdays, and you can still order food from the Bonanza Steakhouse next door. Cheapshots features classic rock (think '70s, '80s and '90s) Fridays and Saturdays, and karaoke... Read More

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The Drinkery

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

The Drinkery

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

The Drinkery OTR is a music venue in Cincinnati, Ohio featuring local & national original bands and DJs. We are focused on bringing attention to the Cincinnati music... Read more

The Drinkery OTR is a music venue in Cincinnati, Ohio featuring local & national original bands and DJs. We are focused on bringing attention to the Cincinnati music & craft beer scene in Over-the-Rhine, a historical neighborhood with a strong arts community.

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Buffalo Wild Wings

West

Approximately 13.05 miles from your location

Buffalo Wild Wings

West

Approximately 13.05 miles from your location

Wings. Beer. Sports. That's what you're gonna get here. There are plenty of food options (salads, burgers, etc ...), but wings are the thing with 14 different sauces,... Read more

Wings. Beer. Sports. That's what you're gonna get here. There are plenty of food options (salads, burgers, etc ...), but wings are the thing with 14 different sauces, including Asian Zing and Mango Habanero. There are a slew of big screens to watch games on. And there are some trivia and video games, too. This is good to know:... Read More

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Beer Sellar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.42 miles from your location

Beer Sellar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.42 miles from your location

Beer Sellar offers sun, the Ohio River and live music. You can choose from 60 drafts and 135 bottles of imports. You can dock your boat and pay $5 to board the riverboat... Read more

Beer Sellar offers sun, the Ohio River and live music. You can choose from 60 drafts and 135 bottles of imports. You can dock your boat and pay $5 to board the riverboat shuttle to Riverbend events and Reds and Bengals games. Though Beer Sellar hosts a number of European beers, the major focus is on domestic micro-brews. They... Read More

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Nicholson's Tavern & Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

Nicholson's Tavern & Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

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.

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Foster's At The Troubadour

North

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

Foster's At The Troubadour

North

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

Enjoy bistro style cuisine, have a coffee, and enjoy homemade goodies at Foster's at the Troubadour. 

Enjoy bistro style cuisine, have a coffee, and enjoy homemade goodies at Foster's at the Troubadour. 

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By Golly's

East

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

By Golly's

East

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

By Golly's has a fireplace and an up-to-date menu serving all of the American classics. There's always food and drinks special at By Golly's such as buy one... Read more

By Golly's has a fireplace and an up-to-date menu serving all of the American classics. There's always food and drinks special at By Golly's such as buy one get one free appetizers and karaoke every Thursday at 9. They even serve the largest burger in Cincinnati, 10 oz. of ground oh and there's a challenge to go with it.

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The Greenwich

Uptown

Approximately 6.52 miles from your location

The Greenwich

Uptown

Approximately 6.52 miles from your location

Arts and entertainment is what The Greenwich of Walnut Hills is all about. This jazz haven plays host to an eclectic list of events and even has its own art gallery... Read more

Arts and entertainment is what The Greenwich of Walnut Hills is all about. This jazz haven plays host to an eclectic list of events and even has its own art gallery upstairs, appropriately named 'Upstairs at The Greenwich." Originally a jazz oriented bar, The Greenwich has expanded to include such acts as Spoken word, open mics... Read More

Take Five

North

Approximately 17.73 miles from your location

Take Five

North

Approximately 17.73 miles from your location

You might want to take more than five at this West Side hangout. Grab a beer and head out to the patio during nice weather, or stay inside to cheer for your favorite team... Read more

You might want to take more than five at this West Side hangout. Grab a beer and head out to the patio during nice weather, or stay inside to cheer for your favorite team on one of the restaurant's 19 TVs. Stop by for appetizers, like wings and chili dip, or stay awhile with fresh salads, burgers, sandwiches, wraps, wings and... Read More

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J.B. Fin's

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.51 miles from your location

J.B. Fin's

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.51 miles from your location

A seasonal outdoor bar located on the water between Beer Sellar and Hooter's, J.B. Fin's offers live entertainment every night of the week, but only from Memorial... Read more

A seasonal outdoor bar located on the water between Beer Sellar and Hooter's, J.B. Fin's offers live entertainment every night of the week, but only from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The pre- and post-Reds game ferry will make you feel slightly less guilty about enjoying their many drink specials.

Plain Folk Cafe

East

Approximately 18.77 miles from your location

Plain Folk Cafe

East

Approximately 18.77 miles from your location

Plain Folk Cafe, opening May 4, will feature a cafe-menu, gourmet coffee, a craft beer selection and plenty of live music. Live music will be folk/acoustic/bluegrass.

Plain Folk Cafe, opening May 4, will feature a cafe-menu, gourmet coffee, a craft beer selection and plenty of live music. Live music will be folk/acoustic/bluegrass.

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