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Bars and Nightlife

Find Bars and Nightlife in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky (South 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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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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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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Agave & Rye

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Agave & Rye

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Tequila and bourbon hall offering epic tacos and daily specials. 

Tequila and bourbon hall offering epic tacos and daily specials. 

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The Pub Crestview Hills

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.98 miles from your location

The Pub Crestview Hills

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.98 miles from your location

A true British Pub experience complete with brilliant food, drink, and genuine hospitality.

A true British Pub experience complete with brilliant food, drink, and genuine hospitality.

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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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Braxton Barrel House

South

Approximately 10.76 miles from your location
Riverside Food Tours, Braxton Brewing

Braxton Barrel House

South

Approximately 10.76 miles from your location

Braxton Barrel house gives visitors the chance to sample unique selections of barrel-aged beers from all over with  20 beers on draft. Check out their Private Barrel... Read more

Braxton Barrel house gives visitors the chance to sample unique selections of barrel-aged beers from all over with  20 beers on draft. Check out their Private Barrel Program for barel-aged beer.

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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Mash Cult Brewing

South

Approximately 14.78 miles from your location

Mash Cult Brewing

South

Approximately 14.78 miles from your location

Nano brewery out of Florence Kentucky specializing in different takes of old and new style beers. 

Nano brewery out of Florence Kentucky specializing in different takes of old and new style beers. 

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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Chako Bakery

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Chako Bakery

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Specializing in Japanese baking, Chako serves must-have dishes and desserts like Cheese Souffle cake, Matcha Cheesecake, Strawberry Cream Puffs and more! Order lunch on... Read more

Specializing in Japanese baking, Chako serves must-have dishes and desserts like Cheese Souffle cake, Matcha Cheesecake, Strawberry Cream Puffs and more! Order lunch on the weekends including menu items such as Katsu Sando Combo, Japanese Curry Soup & Bread or the Karrage (Japanese Fried Chicken).  The bakery also hosts... Read More

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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Crazy Fox Saloon

South > Southeast

Approximately 6.05 miles from your location

Crazy Fox Saloon

South > Southeast

Approximately 6.05 miles from your location

Picture this: The bartender places a sugar cube on a slotted spoon. One hand holds the spoon directly over a glass of fragrant absinthe, the other is used to poor ice-cold... Read more

Picture this: The bartender places a sugar cube on a slotted spoon. One hand holds the spoon directly over a glass of fragrant absinthe, the other is used to poor ice-cold water over the sugar cube and into the glass, creating a cloudy, sweet-tasting concoction. Newport's own Crazy Fox legally serves up glasses of absinthe this... 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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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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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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Game Time Sports Bar and Grill

South

Approximately 6.43 miles from your location
Game Time Sports

Game Time Sports Bar and Grill

South

Approximately 6.43 miles from your location

Your corner sports bar on the Levee. Try one of 20 mouthwatering burgers and a cold beer before, during, or after the big game on the spacious patio.

Your corner sports bar on the Levee. Try one of 20 mouthwatering burgers and a cold beer before, during, or after the big game on the spacious patio.

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The Gruff

South

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location
The Gruff (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

The Gruff

South

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location

Neapolitan-style pies, sandwiches, and craft brews round out the menu at this minimalist, airy outpost.

Neapolitan-style pies, sandwiches, and craft brews round out the menu at this minimalist, airy outpost.

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The Turnpike Tavern

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

The Turnpike Tavern

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

A neighborhood bar in Covington celebrating the history of the city.

A neighborhood bar in Covington celebrating the history of the city.

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Danyelle's

South

Approximately 5.75 miles from your location

Danyelle's

South

Approximately 5.75 miles from your location

Neighborhood bar in Bellevue with sports memrobilia and items dedicated to the late Danyelle's whose friends and family opened this bar for. 

Neighborhood bar in Bellevue with sports memrobilia and items dedicated to the late Danyelle's whose friends and family opened this bar for. 

Bircus Brewing Company

South

Approximately 9.36 miles from your location
Bircus Brewing Co (Photo: Bircus Brewing)

Bircus Brewing Company

South

Approximately 9.36 miles from your location

The surreal world of circus meets the simple love of beer at Bircus Brewing Company. Witness a jaw-dropping, thirst-defying brewery experience. Raise a glass, see a circus... Read more

The surreal world of circus meets the simple love of beer at Bircus Brewing Company. Witness a jaw-dropping, thirst-defying brewery experience. Raise a glass, see a circus, and toast to all.

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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.50 miles from your location

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.50 miles from your location

This California-based chain offers stylish but casual contemporary decor and high definition flat panel televisions in the bar area. Cocktails, wines, martinis and craft... Read more

This California-based chain offers stylish but casual contemporary decor and high definition flat panel televisions in the bar area. Cocktails, wines, martinis and craft beers are available. The ambience is equally good for the family or a night out with pals.There's something to please everyone on this menu - from appetizers,... Read More

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House of Orange Sports Bar and Grill

South

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

House of Orange Sports Bar and Grill

South

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

A NKY bar and grill that celebrates the ever popular FC Cincinnati soccer team.

A NKY bar and grill that celebrates the ever popular FC Cincinnati soccer team.

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Bambooz Bar & Grill

South > Southeast

Approximately 6.56 miles from your location

Bambooz Bar & Grill

South > Southeast

Approximately 6.56 miles from your location

Seven mounted TVs keep the fans covered at the sports-themed hookah haven known as Bambooz. Pool, pinball, and a TouchTunes jukebox are good for filling in the commercial... Read more

Seven mounted TVs keep the fans covered at the sports-themed hookah haven known as Bambooz. Pool, pinball, and a TouchTunes jukebox are good for filling in the commercial breaks, and the kitchen rolls out specials daily. For weekends, Fridays bring cover-free acoustic sets starting at 7 p.m. and Saturday night is ladies night... Read More

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Longneck's Sports Grill

South > Southeast

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location

Longneck's Sports Grill

South > Southeast

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location

As its name implies, Longnecks Sports Grill offers a long list of longneck beers, as well as other drafts and imports. This sports bar isn't all about the beer, though -... Read more

As its name implies, Longnecks Sports Grill offers a long list of longneck beers, as well as other drafts and imports. This sports bar isn't all about the beer, though - there's the full menu, complete with wings and their pot roast sandwich. Thanks to the impressive amount of mounted TVs, it's one of the best places to catch a... Read More

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Wooden Cask Brewing Company

South

Approximately 6.38 miles from your location
Wooden Cask Brewing Company

Wooden Cask Brewing Company

South

Approximately 6.38 miles from your location

In the 2,000 square foot tap room, wood repurposed from six bowling lanes on site was used for the bar top. The darker woods and colors emulate a stripped-down English pub... Read more

In the 2,000 square foot tap room, wood repurposed from six bowling lanes on site was used for the bar top. The darker woods and colors emulate a stripped-down English pub style. That fits with the beer: traditional English, Irish and Scottish styles are a focus, but Wooden Cask makes other offerings, such as an IPA, a blond... 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. Currently serving dinner Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings;... Read more

Locally sourced New American fare & cocktails in a rustic-chic gastropub at Hotel Covington. Currently serving dinner Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings; lunch on Thursday and Friday; brunch on Saturday and Sunday. Daily Artisan coffee bar available. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

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Keystone Bar & Grill

South

Approximately 7.17 miles from your location
Keystone

Keystone Bar & Grill

South

Approximately 7.17 miles from your location

Casual chain offering standard bar eats & a mac 'n' cheese menu, plus many craft beers & bourbons.

Casual chain offering standard bar eats & a mac 'n' cheese menu, plus many craft beers & bourbons.

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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. 

The Local Bean

South

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

The Local Bean

South

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Conveniently located next to the Northern Kentucky Convention Center, The Local Bean is serving piping hot cups of coffee made with the highest grade of coffee beans from... Read more

Conveniently located next to the Northern Kentucky Convention Center, The Local Bean is serving piping hot cups of coffee made with the highest grade of coffee beans from Rooted Grounds. Sip on lattes, cappuccinos, frappes and more. Or grab a muffin, sandwich, Panini or other tasty grab and go options.

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O'Bryon's Bar & Grill

South

Approximately 6.14 miles from your location

O'Bryon's Bar & Grill

South

Approximately 6.14 miles from your location

Irish pub serving classic pub grub and brews. 

Irish pub serving classic pub grub and brews. 

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Dickmann's Kentucky Sports Cafe

South > Southeast

Approximately 9.64 miles from your location

Dickmann's Kentucky Sports Cafe

South > Southeast

Approximately 9.64 miles from your location

Dickmann's Kentucky Sports Cafe is the place where a couple of TVs just isn't cutting it: this bar is lined with 28 flat screens. Feeling active? Dickmann's hosts a sand... Read more

Dickmann's Kentucky Sports Cafe is the place where a couple of TVs just isn't cutting it: this bar is lined with 28 flat screens. Feeling active? Dickmann's hosts a sand volleyball league along with video games if you feel like hanging indoors. The jukebox spins out a wide range of tunes, including classic rock, pop, and... Read More

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Reality Tuesday Cafe

South > Southwest

Approximately 8.55 miles from your location
Reality Tuesday (photo: Erin Woiteshek)

Reality Tuesday Cafe

South > Southwest

Approximately 8.55 miles from your location

There's no need to rush at Reality Tuesday Cafe; this independent cafe in Park Hills is a place to sit back and relax. Grab a cup of joe and build your own breakfast... Read more

There's no need to rush at Reality Tuesday Cafe; this independent cafe in Park Hills is a place to sit back and relax. Grab a cup of joe and build your own breakfast sandwich--on a bagel, English muffin or pita bread. All pastries--donuts, muffins and scones--are handmade fresh daily. Try one of Reality's homemade sandwiches... Read More

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Brianza Gardens and Winery

South

Approximately 22.52 miles from your location

Brianza Gardens and Winery

South

Approximately 22.52 miles from your location

18 Acres of gardens, vineyards, trails, and winding creek. Two bedroom cottage available to rent and tasting room open to the public. Now taking reservations for private... Read more

18 Acres of gardens, vineyards, trails, and winding creek. Two bedroom cottage available to rent and tasting room open to the public. Now taking reservations for private events and weddings.

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Alexandria Brewing Company

South

Approximately 8.73 miles from your location

Alexandria Brewing Company

South

Approximately 8.73 miles from your location

Small town brewery with a taproom. Brewed in Cincinnati tradition, proudly made in Kentucky. 

Small town brewery with a taproom. Brewed in Cincinnati tradition, proudly made in Kentucky. 

Sapphire Room

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Sapphire Room

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Check out this bar and dance club in the histroic part of Covington's Downtown. Sapphire Room will specialize cocktails, bourbon, and gin. 

Check out this bar and dance club in the histroic part of Covington's Downtown. Sapphire Room will specialize cocktails, bourbon, and gin. 

Frida 602

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location
Frida 602

Frida 602

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

Whimsical, Frida Kahlo-inspired accents set the scene for creative Mexican eats and mezcal cocktails.

Whimsical, Frida Kahlo-inspired accents set the scene for creative Mexican eats and mezcal cocktails.

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Baker-Bird Winery

South > Southeast

Approximately 30.63 miles from your location
Baker Bird Winery

Baker-Bird Winery

South > Southeast

Approximately 30.63 miles from your location

As the oldest winery in America with its original land, Baker-Bird was built by German immigrants who settled in the Ohio River Valley and produced fine wines of the... Read more

As the oldest winery in America with its original land, Baker-Bird was built by German immigrants who settled in the Ohio River Valley and produced fine wines of the America’s Rhineland(R) in the mid-1800s. Taste award-winning wines in the original pressing room, take an historic winery tour and shop for goods and items... Read More

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The Baker's Table

South

Approximately 6.14 miles from your location

The Baker's Table

South

Approximately 6.14 miles from your location

Comprised of rustic, seasonal cuisine, homemade breads, espresso and cocktails, The Baker's Table is the new brain child of chef Dave Willocks and his wife Wendy. They... Read more

Comprised of rustic, seasonal cuisine, homemade breads, espresso and cocktails, The Baker's Table is the new brain child of chef Dave Willocks and his wife Wendy. They have created a one of a kind farm to table atmosphere with inspired dishes.  Cafe Breakfast will be served daily: 7:30am-2pm Brunch will be served Saturday and... Read More

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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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Barleycorn's

South > Southeast

Approximately 5.97 miles from your location

Barleycorn's

South > Southeast

Approximately 5.97 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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859 Taproom and Grill

South

Approximately 16.21 miles from your location

859 Taproom and Grill

South

Approximately 16.21 miles from your location

Formerly The Brass Tap, the 859 Taproom and Grill is a craft beer bar and restaurant that offers 60 craft beers on tap, a full bar, large bourbon selection and delicious... Read more

Formerly The Brass Tap, the 859 Taproom and Grill is a craft beer bar and restaurant that offers 60 craft beers on tap, a full bar, large bourbon selection and delicious food.

Lil's Bagels

South

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Lil's Bagels

South

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Cafe and bar featuring hand rolled bagels. 

Cafe and bar featuring hand rolled bagels. 

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