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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The Gruff

South

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location
The Gruff

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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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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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. 

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.

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 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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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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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. 

Brothers Bar & Grill

South

Approximately 6.52 miles from your location

Brothers Bar & Grill

South

Approximately 6.52 miles from your location

Offering American bar comfort food as well as great specials daily.

Offering American bar comfort food as well as great specials daily.

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Three Spirits Tavern

South

Approximately 5.93 miles from your location

Three Spirits Tavern

South

Approximately 5.93 miles from your location

Full service bar with specialty cocktails and food served till closing. Enjoy flatbreads, saratoga chips, hanky panky and more! 

Full service bar with specialty cocktails and food served till closing. Enjoy flatbreads, saratoga chips, hanky panky and more! 

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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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. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

Locally sourced New American fare & cocktails in a rustic-chic gastropub at Hotel Covington. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn 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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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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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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Hebron Brew Haus

South > Southwest

Approximately 17.90 miles from your location

Hebron Brew Haus

South > Southwest

Approximately 17.90 miles from your location

If it's a pizza and beer kind of night, head to Hebron Brew Haus. They've got multiple TVs and pool tables to keep you entertained, plus music on Saturdays,karaoke on... Read more

If it's a pizza and beer kind of night, head to Hebron Brew Haus. They've got multiple TVs and pool tables to keep you entertained, plus music on Saturdays,karaoke on Thursdays and a DJ or karaoke on Fridays.

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Bourbon Haus 1841

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location
Bourbon Haus 1841, part of The B-Line (photo: Samuel Greenhill)

Bourbon Haus 1841

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

Bourbon bar with vast list of local and rare varieties, plus craft cocktails, in a rustic-chic space. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

Bourbon bar with vast list of local and rare varieties, plus craft cocktails, in a rustic-chic space. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn 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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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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Braxton Labs

South

Approximately 6.04 miles from your location
Riverside Food Tours, Braxton Brewing

Braxton Labs

South

Approximately 6.04 miles from your location

Braxton Labs is brewery and taproom by Braxton Brewing Company located inside the Party Source. The brewery is home to beers that are both on and off trend, educational... Read more

Braxton Labs is brewery and taproom by Braxton Brewing Company located inside the Party Source. The brewery is home to beers that are both on and off trend, educational experiments for the curious craft beer drinker, collaborations across multiple categories and more

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. 

Moonrise Doughnuts

South

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Moonrise Doughnuts

South

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Moonrise Doughnuts is located in the Latonia neighborhood of Covington, Kentucky, and offers fresh doughnuts during the evening hours.  We are a specialty shop... Read more

Moonrise Doughnuts is located in the Latonia neighborhood of Covington, Kentucky, and offers fresh doughnuts during the evening hours.  We are a specialty shop with a nostalgic motif centering primarily on the 1960’s and 1970’s.  Many recall doughnuts sold at night out of the back door of Latonia Bakery.  Moonrise Doughnuts... 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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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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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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Sugar Whiskey Sis

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location
Sugar Whiskey Sis (Photo: Julie Brock)

Sugar Whiskey Sis

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

From the Creators of Agave & Rye, newly opened of Sugar Whiskey Sis, a moonshine Room.  Moonshine is fun! and so is the staff.  From 4 Specialty... Read more

From the Creators of Agave & Rye, newly opened of Sugar Whiskey Sis, a moonshine Room.  Moonshine is fun! and so is the staff.  From 4 Specialty Moonshines on tap, over 50 moonshines offered, Craft Cocktails and Local beers, the line up is a happy one. Incredible, sharable food, card games, in house piano, chess, and... Read More

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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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.

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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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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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 smaple 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 smaple unique selections of barrel-aged beers from all over with  20 beers on draft. Check out their Private Barrel Program for barel-aged beer.

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 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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