Bars and Nightlife

Find Bars and Nightlife in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky ( South > Riverfront )

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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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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Molly Malone's Irish Pub and Restaurant

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location

Molly Malone's Irish Pub and Restaurant

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location

Classic pub fare and lots of beers amid live music and game-watching.

Classic pub fare and lots of beers amid live music and game-watching.

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Mokka and the Sunset Bar and Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location

Mokka and the Sunset Bar and Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location

Casual breakfast-through-dinner spot for grilled cheese and other specialties, plus late-night drinks.

Casual breakfast-through-dinner spot for grilled cheese and other specialties, plus late-night drinks.

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The Hannaford

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

The Hannaford

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

New cocktail lounge in the historic Mutual Building.

New cocktail lounge in the historic Mutual Building.

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Left Bank Coffeehouse

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location
Left Bank Coffeehouse

Left Bank Coffeehouse

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

An independent neighborhood coffee shop located on the "left bank" of both the Ohio and Licking Rivers, in Covington.

An independent neighborhood coffee shop located on the "left bank" of both the Ohio and Licking Rivers, in Covington.

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Press on Monmouth

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location

Press on Monmouth

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.40 miles from your location

Airy, modern coffee shop and eatery with inventive breakfast and lunch offerings, espresso, and draft beer.

Airy, modern coffee shop and eatery with inventive breakfast and lunch offerings, espresso, and draft beer.

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Hooters

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.20 miles from your location

Hooters

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.20 miles from your location

Enjoy world-famous chicken wings, great food, fun, and one-of-a-kind hospitality served by the Hooters Girls.

Enjoy world-famous chicken wings, great food, fun, and one-of-a-kind hospitality served by the Hooters Girls.

27 Bar + Kitchen

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.30 miles from your location

27 Bar + Kitchen

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.30 miles from your location

Local Farm to Table American Cuisine. Brunch. Dinner. Craft Cocktails. Craft Beer. Coffee. Espresso.

Local Farm to Table American Cuisine. Brunch. Dinner. Craft Cocktails. Craft Beer. Coffee. Espresso.

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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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The Globe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.29 miles from your location
The Globe, part of The B-Line (photo: Samuel Greenhill)

The Globe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.29 miles from your location

Bar in downtown Covington featuring crafted cocktails, craft beer, and fine wines. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

Bar in downtown Covington featuring crafted cocktails, craft beer, and fine wines. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

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Brio Tuscan Grille

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.47 miles from your location

Brio Tuscan Grille

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.47 miles from your location

Warm, relaxed Italian eatery serving Tuscan-inspired grill fare, wine, and cocktails.

Warm, relaxed Italian eatery serving Tuscan-inspired grill fare, wine, and cocktails.

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Bouquet Restaurant

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location
Bouquet, part of The B-Line (photo: Samuel Greenhill)

Bouquet Restaurant

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Comfy bistro offering seasonal American fare and many wines in quaint, living-room-like surroundings. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.  

Comfy bistro offering seasonal American fare and many wines in quaint, living-room-like surroundings. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.  

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Smoke Justis

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.19 miles from your location

Smoke Justis

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.19 miles from your location

New Sports Bar in the Roebling Point District of Covington, Kentucky featuring smoked meats, whiskey, craft beer, live music and arcade games.

New Sports Bar in the Roebling Point District of Covington, Kentucky featuring smoked meats, whiskey, craft beer, live music and arcade games.

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Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location
Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar

Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location

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. 

Zola Pub and Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Zola Pub and Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

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.

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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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Mitchell's Fish Market

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.54 miles from your location

Mitchell's Fish Market

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.54 miles from your location

Seafood dishes, a raw bar, and happy hour martinis are served at this stylish upmarket chain.

Seafood dishes, a raw bar, and happy hour martinis are served at this stylish upmarket chain.

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The Purple Poulet

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.37 miles from your location
The Purple Poulet, part of The B-Line (photo: Samuel Greenhill)

The Purple Poulet

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.37 miles from your location

Southern Bourbon Bistro with cuisine reminiscent of Charleston and New Orleans with a Kentucky infusion. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

Southern Bourbon Bistro with cuisine reminiscent of Charleston and New Orleans with a Kentucky infusion. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

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10 WEST Restaurant and Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.35 miles from your location
Marriott Rivercenter

10 WEST Restaurant and Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.35 miles from your location

You can eat outside at 10 WEST, enjoying the tranquility and activity of the Ohio River. Formerly Zebo's, this Marriot Hotel restaurant opened in July 2009, serving New... Read more

You can eat outside at 10 WEST, enjoying the tranquility and activity of the Ohio River. Formerly Zebo's, this Marriot Hotel restaurant opened in July 2009, serving New American cuisine. The kitchen serves unexpected dishes. Cincinnati fans can order the Cincinnati Skillet for breakfast. It's made of goetta or fresh mett... Read More

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Coppin's Restaurant and Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location
Coppin's

Coppin's Restaurant and Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Locally sourced New American fare & cocktails in a rustic-chic gastropub at Hotel Covington

Locally sourced New American fare & cocktails in a rustic-chic gastropub at Hotel Covington

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JerZee's Pub and Grub

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.32 miles from your location

JerZee's Pub and Grub

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.32 miles from your location

Tired of the Levee scene? Head south a few blocks and you'll find this friendly Newport neighborhood pub. For sports fans, Jerzee's has 20 televisions for watching your... Read more

Tired of the Levee scene? Head south a few blocks and you'll find this friendly Newport neighborhood pub. For sports fans, Jerzee's has 20 televisions for watching your favorite team and liven up your evening with their specialty drink: the Jerzee Astro Bomb. Expect live music on Friday and Saturday nights. Happy Hour is 4-7 p.... Read More

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Avenue Brew

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.86 miles from your location

Avenue Brew

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.86 miles from your location

The java house serves up tasty mochas, natural smoothies, chai teas and more. There's a small menu of breakfast (all-day!) items and sandwiches, too, and the vintage... Read more

The java house serves up tasty mochas, natural smoothies, chai teas and more. There's a small menu of breakfast (all-day!) items and sandwiches, too, and the vintage furniture and toys simply add to the charm here. Let's not forget the free Wi-Fi.

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Kelly's Public House

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.91 miles from your location

Kelly's Public House

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.91 miles from your location

Kelly's, part of the Radisson Cincinnati Riverfront, is known for its burgers, but also offers breakfast and lunch buffets and daily specials. The lunch buffet usually... Read more

Kelly's, part of the Radisson Cincinnati Riverfront, is known for its burgers, but also offers breakfast and lunch buffets and daily specials. The lunch buffet usually follows a theme such as "Fall and Winter Comfort Food." Whether you're looking for a place to meet friends for a drink or enjoy some good old-fashioned comfort... Read More

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Crafts & Vines

Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Crafts & Vines

Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

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.

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Saxbys Coffee

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.47 miles from your location

Saxbys Coffee

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.47 miles from your location

This coffee chain, with 40 locations nationally, is located in the Gallery Building behind the AMC ticket booth. It serves espresso drinks, a signature Frolatte and its... Read more

This coffee chain, with 40 locations nationally, is located in the Gallery Building behind the AMC ticket booth. It serves espresso drinks, a signature Frolatte and its own yogurt, Fro-Yo!.

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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 Day to... 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.

Cicero's

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.43 miles from your location

Cicero's

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.43 miles from your location

Cicero's, a club beneath the Syndicate in Newport, closed almost seven years ago. It's being re-opened, starting with Wednesdays-only, and features all-new furniture,... Read more

Cicero's, a club beneath the Syndicate in Newport, closed almost seven years ago. It's being re-opened, starting with Wednesdays-only, and features all-new furniture, lights and sound system. For now, they'll feature DJs each week.

Riverfront Pizza

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.85 miles from your location

Riverfront Pizza

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.85 miles from your location

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... Read More

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MainStrasse Village Pub

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

MainStrasse Village Pub

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

We whole-heartedly agree with Mainstrasse Village Pub's motto: "Drink Better Beer." Some people are understandably forced into drinking domestic beer because... Read more

We whole-heartedly agree with Mainstrasse Village Pub's motto: "Drink Better Beer." Some people are understandably forced into drinking domestic beer because it's the cheapest stuff behind the bar, but that excuse won't work here -- MainStrasse Village Pub has $2 daily specials on select imports and microbrews. Don't worry, you... Read More

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Strasse Haus

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

Strasse Haus

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

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... Read More

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Eighteen at the Radisson

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.91 miles from your location
View from 360/Radisson Riverfront

Eighteen at the Radisson

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.91 miles from your location

Located atop the Radisson Hotel, the Riverview Revolving Restaurant is just what the name sounds like. There is a great view of the Ohio River. It slowly revolves so you... Read more

Located atop the Radisson Hotel, the Riverview Revolving Restaurant is just what the name sounds like. There is a great view of the Ohio River. It slowly revolves so you can take it all in. And it is a restaurant, serving fine American cuisine. The elegant atmosphere makes this the perfect place to impress your date.

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Up Over Bar

Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Up Over Bar

Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

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Cookie Jar Bakery

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.17 miles from your location

Cookie Jar Bakery

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.17 miles from your location

In addition to coffee and donuts, this early-to-late-afternoon bakery sells several varieties of cookies, cinnamon buns and cakes for children's birthdays. There is also a... Read more

In addition to coffee and donuts, this early-to-late-afternoon bakery sells several varieties of cookies, cinnamon buns and cakes for children's birthdays. There is also a refrigerator stocked with milk.

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