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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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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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Left Bank Coffeehouse

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location
Left Bank Coffeehouse (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

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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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. 

Grassroots And Vine

South

Approximately 4.37 miles from your location

Grassroots And Vine

South

Approximately 4.37 miles from your location

Gourmet Market & Tasting Room serving up community cheer! Specialty foods, gift baskets, small bites menu, lounge & patio. 

Gourmet Market & Tasting Room serving up community cheer! Specialty foods, gift baskets, small bites menu, lounge & patio. 

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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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Libby's Southern Comfort

South

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location
Libby's Southern Comfort (photo: Abby Davidson)

Libby's Southern Comfort

South

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Check out NKY's newest restaurant that plays homage to great southern cuisine and refreshing cocktails! Located in the heart of the Duveneck Square, you can enjoy a casual... Read more

Check out NKY's newest restaurant that plays homage to great southern cuisine and refreshing cocktails! Located in the heart of the Duveneck Square, you can enjoy a casual bar/eatery located in the historic home of Dixie Wholesale Grocery.  Try many dishes like their special-recipe fried chicken, oysters on the half shell,... Read More

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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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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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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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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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Darkness Brewing

South

Approximately 5.89 miles from your location

Darkness Brewing

South

Approximately 5.89 miles from your location

Brewery specializing in brewing dark beer.

Brewery specializing in brewing dark beer.

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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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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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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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City Goat

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

City Goat

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

Meet friends, eat great food, and enjoy excellent craft brews, wine, and cocktails. 

Meet friends, eat great food, and enjoy excellent craft brews, wine, and cocktails. 

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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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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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Braxton Brewing Co.

South

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location
Braxton Brewing Company (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Braxton Brewing Co.

South

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

From a humble start, a love for brewing has become an entrepreneurial obsession. Melding technology & tradition, ideas are born & fermented. Come grab a brew or... Read more

From a humble start, a love for brewing has become an entrepreneurial obsession. Melding technology & tradition, ideas are born & fermented. Come grab a brew or our new coffee roast, Starter. #LiftOneToLife

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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 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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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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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. 

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. 

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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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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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

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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Drake's Florence

South

Approximately 15.88 miles from your location

Drake's Florence

South

Approximately 15.88 miles from your location

Eatery and bar serving craft beers, burgers, sushi & pub grub in a lively, contemporary space. 

Eatery and bar serving craft beers, burgers, sushi & pub grub in a lively, contemporary space. 

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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. 

Three Spirits Tavern

South

Approximately 5.93 miles from your location

Three Spirits Tavern

South

Approximately 5.93 miles from your location

Fun neighborhood bar w/specialty cocktails + great bourbons, happy hours, +wine down Wed's. Serving flatbreads, Hanky Panky, Buffalo chicken dip, pimento crostini's, +... Read more

Fun neighborhood bar w/specialty cocktails + great bourbons, happy hours, +wine down Wed's. Serving flatbreads, Hanky Panky, Buffalo chicken dip, pimento crostini's, +specials.

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Yonder

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location
Yonder at Commonwealth Bistro (photo: Catherine Grace Viox)

Yonder

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Commonwealth Bistro's rooftop bar in Mainstrasse Village is a unique and refreshing place to enjoy some libations. Inspired by Kentucky State Parks, get lost in this... Read more

Commonwealth Bistro's rooftop bar in Mainstrasse Village is a unique and refreshing place to enjoy some libations. Inspired by Kentucky State Parks, get lost in this relaxing oasis serving adventurous small plates and hand-crafted cocktails. There is also a list of spirit-free drinks to try and everything is made with locally-... Read More

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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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. 

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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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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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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Unataza Coffee

South

Approximately 5.32 miles from your location

Unataza Coffee

South

Approximately 5.32 miles from your location

Quality Honduranian coffee brewed special for the people of NKY and Cincinnati. 

Quality Honduranian coffee brewed special for the people of NKY and Cincinnati. 

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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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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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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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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Schoolyard Winery

South

Approximately 24.42 miles from your location

Schoolyard Winery

South

Approximately 24.42 miles from your location

Located in an old High School building, Schoolyard Winery in Verona, KY is pressing out delectable top of the class wines. Sample their Teacher's Pet rose, or the... Read more

Located in an old High School building, Schoolyard Winery in Verona, KY is pressing out delectable top of the class wines. Sample their Teacher's Pet rose, or the Christmas Break Red. A taste for any class. 

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.