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Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants near Northern Kentucky University

The Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros.

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University
Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros. Coffee, part of The B-Line (photo: Jessica Cunningham)

The Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros.

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Locally owned and operated by Peter & Kim Newberry, Newberry Bros, this neighborhood cafe offers more than 1500 bourbons and whiskeys, and counting. Full bar. Wine.... Read more

Locally owned and operated by Peter & Kim Newberry, Newberry Bros, this neighborhood cafe offers more than 1500 bourbons and whiskeys, and counting. Full bar. Wine. Beer. Coffee & espresso. Dog friendly patio. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn more.

Ripple Wine Bar

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Ripple Wine Bar

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

A  more approachable take on wine for Covington wine coniseurers. Ripple is located in a 100-year old space with high ceilings, original beams, exposed brick, black... Read more

A  more approachable take on wine for Covington wine coniseurers. Ripple is located in a 100-year old space with high ceilings, original beams, exposed brick, black and white hexagon penny tile, and a long, hang-crafted butcher block bar. They also offer small plates artfully created.

Newport Syndicate

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Newport Syndicate

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Want your next event in a fabulous, elegant, art deco setting? The Newport Syndicate is a hot item when it comes to planning the next reception, fundraiser, corporate... Read more

Want your next event in a fabulous, elegant, art deco setting? The Newport Syndicate is a hot item when it comes to planning the next reception, fundraiser, corporate event or even Tipsy Tea with the girlfriends.

Cicero's

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Cicero's

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

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.

Gangsters Dueling Piano Bar

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Gangsters Dueling Piano Bar

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Ever experienced dueling piano players? Check out Gangsters Dueling Piano Bar, where the piano players and staff not only entertain, but patrons become part of the show as... Read more

Ever experienced dueling piano players? Check out Gangsters Dueling Piano Bar, where the piano players and staff not only entertain, but patrons become part of the show as well. Gangsters Dueling Piano Bar is decked out in black-and-white photographs featuring old Hollywood stars, like Frank Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe. Because Gangsters is attached to the Syndicate, it's no surprise to see a... Read More

Szechuan Garden Restaurant

South, Southwest

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Szechuan Garden Restaurant

South, Southwest

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Quiet location that offers a family-friendly atmosphere.Szechuan and Chinese cooking dishes range from rice and noodle specialties to sesame and sweet and sour chicken.

Quiet location that offers a family-friendly atmosphere.Szechuan and Chinese cooking dishes range from rice and noodle specialties to sesame and sweet and sour chicken.

Dada Smokes BBQ & Catering

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Dada Smokes BBQ & Catering

South

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Catering & meal delivery specializing in smoked meats including pulled pork, brisket, ribs, chicken and salmon along with made-from-scratch sides and sauces. Whether... Read more

Catering & meal delivery specializing in smoked meats including pulled pork, brisket, ribs, chicken and salmon along with made-from-scratch sides and sauces. Whether you’re planning a wedding, business luncheon, corporate event, or party, no job is too small for Dada Smokes. See their website or social media for upcoming events and weekly meal ordering options.

Reality Tuesday Cafe

South, Southwest

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University
Reality Tuesday (photo: Erin Woiteshek)

Reality Tuesday Cafe

South, Southwest

Approximately 4.49 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

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 with a bowl of soup for lunch. You can also get a variety of teas and... Read More

Octave

South

Approximately 4.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Octave

South

Approximately 4.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Octave is a bar and entertainment venue that focuses on live entertainment and unique drink options. Conveniently located in Covington, KY, the Octave Bar is a perfect... Read more

Octave is a bar and entertainment venue that focuses on live entertainment and unique drink options. Conveniently located in Covington, KY, the Octave Bar is a perfect place for group outings.

Sapphire Room

South

Approximately 4.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Sapphire Room

South

Approximately 4.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

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. 

Bar Monet

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Bar Monet

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.50 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

If you want that MainStrasse feel without the hectic MainStrasse atmosphere, Bar Monet is the bar you need. Known for its music acts and karaoke on Fridays, this French-... Read more

If you want that MainStrasse feel without the hectic MainStrasse atmosphere, Bar Monet is the bar you need. Known for its music acts and karaoke on Fridays, this French-inspired bar seeks to entertain.

Amerasia

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.51 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Amerasia

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.51 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Has there ever been a Chinese restaurant that proffered more than a 100 craft beers? Finally, Eastern delicacies meet Western micro-breweries. There's also quite... Read more

Has there ever been a Chinese restaurant that proffered more than a 100 craft beers? Finally, Eastern delicacies meet Western micro-breweries. There's also quite affordable food to pair with the beer. Chef Chu makes everything from scratch and most entrees can be made with a protein of choice or vegetarian.

Mokka and the Sunset Bar and Grill

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Mokka and the Sunset Bar and Grill

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.52 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

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.

Riverside Korean Restaurant

South

Approximately 4.53 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Riverside Korean Restaurant

South

Approximately 4.53 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Authentic Korean dishes served in traditional Korean style on the floor or in an American-style table or booth.

Authentic Korean dishes served in traditional Korean style on the floor or in an American-style table or booth.

Press on Monmouth

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Press on Monmouth

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

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.

Mansion Hill Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Mansion Hill Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.54 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Named for the neighborhood in which it resides, Mansion Hill Tavern is home to some of the best blues in the area. The Greater Cincinnati Blues Society maintains its home... Read more

Named for the neighborhood in which it resides, Mansion Hill Tavern is home to some of the best blues in the area. The Greater Cincinnati Blues Society maintains its home base in Mansion Hill which explains the live blues on Fridays and Saturdays at the tavern as well as the open blues night on Sundays from 8 p.m. to midnight. There is happy hour from 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday and a wide... Read More

Factory

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.55 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Factory

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.55 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Factory is a European-style deli with a local flair and seasonal influences.

Factory is a European-style deli with a local flair and seasonal influences.

Herb and Thelma's Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.56 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Herb and Thelma's Tavern

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.56 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

This neighborhood bar has a very basic menu with some of the best food prices in town. But low-priced never means low quality: This Covington joint located just off... Read more

This neighborhood bar has a very basic menu with some of the best food prices in town. But low-priced never means low quality: This Covington joint located just off MainStrasse serves seriously good burgers made with fresh ground beef and cooked right in front of you. Choose a hamburger for a mere $4.25 for a cheeseburger for just $4.50. No onion rings, no fries, just one incredible burger. They... Read More

Wabi Sabi Covington

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.56 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Wabi Sabi Covington

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.56 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Wabi Sabi is the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in nature. It is simple, slow and uncluttered, and it reveres authenticity above all.Wabi... Read more

Wabi Sabi is the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in nature. It is simple, slow and uncluttered, and it reveres authenticity above all.Wabi refers to harmony, peace, tranquility and balance.Sabi itself means "the bloom of time", to take pleasure in things that are old and faded. With this philosophy in mind, veteran Sushi Chef Charlie Choi thought Covington would be... Read More

Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South, Riverfront

Approximately 4.57 miles from from Northern Kentucky University

Locally-owned restaurant that's as good as the big guys. The fries are good, too. They serve two juicy 4-ounce patties with a wide variety of toppings, like the "Shroomin... Read more

Locally-owned restaurant that's as good as the big guys. The fries are good, too. They serve two juicy 4-ounce patties with a wide variety of toppings, like the "Shroomin" for $4.99, $5.99 or $7.99 if you go overboard with the Goliath.