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From our famous Cincinnati-style chili and French pot ice cream to hot new restaurants featuring gourmet takes on comfort-food favorites and fine dining for a romantic night for two, Cincinnati USA is making a name for itself as a foodie destination. USA Today even named the region one of "six small cities with big food scenes" due to the amazing revitalization of our restaurant scene, which offers plenty of dining options for every palate.

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Empress Chili

South > Southeast

Approximately 8.88 miles from your location

Empress Chili

South > Southeast

Approximately 8.88 miles from your location

While Empress Chili in Alexandria looks like a Skyline or Gold Star Chili on the inside, but regulars come here because they prefer Empress Chili's Cincinnati-style three-... Read more

While Empress Chili in Alexandria looks like a Skyline or Gold Star Chili on the inside, but regulars come here because they prefer Empress Chili's Cincinnati-style three-ways and cheese coneys. They also have sandwiches, salads and delightful desserts, like milkshakes. They also have a drive-thru window. Experience the... Read... Read More

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Silver Grove Dari-Bar

South > Southeast

Approximately 4.21 miles from your location
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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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Hebron Grille

South > Southwest

Approximately 18.08 miles from your location

Hebron Grille

South > Southwest

Approximately 18.08 miles from your location

Hebron Grille is a contemporary, clean, suburban sports bar for the whole family. They offer ribs, gyros, sandwiches like the Rueben, Philly cheese steak, BBQ bacon... Read more

Hebron Grille is a contemporary, clean, suburban sports bar for the whole family. They offer ribs, gyros, sandwiches like the Rueben, Philly cheese steak, BBQ bacon chicken sandwich, and burgers like the jalapeno burger with pepper jack cheese. Taco Tuesday features $1 tacos and $2 margaritas.

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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.

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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Matsuya Japanese Restaurant & Market

South

Approximately 15.12 miles from your location

Matsuya Japanese Restaurant & Market

South

Approximately 15.12 miles from your location

Family-owned for more than 10 years. Enjoy sushi, tempura, teriyaki, tabletop hot pots, and much more.

Family-owned for more than 10 years. Enjoy sushi, tempura, teriyaki, tabletop hot pots, and much more.

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Sis's on Monmouth

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.21 miles from your location

Sis's on Monmouth

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.21 miles from your location

Sis's offers a full bar, fine dining, and great music. Live music Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays including Nashville stars!

Sis's offers a full bar, fine dining, and great music. Live music Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays including Nashville stars!

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Wunderbar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.63 miles from your location

Wunderbar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.63 miles from your location

Weinstephan? Einbecker? Come to Wunderbar to satisfy your German beer curiosity. They've got a patio, and a vintage Elvis pinball machine; if you're hungry, try their... Read more

Weinstephan? Einbecker? Come to Wunderbar to satisfy your German beer curiosity. They've got a patio, and a vintage Elvis pinball machine; if you're hungry, try their giant pretzel, currywurst, and homemade sausages.

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Buona Vita Pizzeria

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.47 miles from your location

Buona Vita Pizzeria

South > Riverfront

Approximately 5.47 miles from your location

It's a family affair at Buona Vita Pizzeria, a bright, cheery place serving Italian pizza. Owned by two German-Italian brothers, Buona Vita serves pizzas, calzones and... Read more

It's a family affair at Buona Vita Pizzeria, a bright, cheery place serving Italian pizza. Owned by two German-Italian brothers, Buona Vita serves pizzas, calzones and subs. The sauce and cheese blends are Italian recipes handed down through the family. Italian mom Gail Srommeyer visits to make sure everything is up to her...... Read More

Butler's Pantry

South

Approximately 7.27 miles from your location

Butler's Pantry

South

Approximately 7.27 miles from your location

A unique variety of gourmet items in a marketplace setting, including a bakery, coffee & tea, juice & smoothies, soup & salad, ice cream & candy, and deli... Read more

A unique variety of gourmet items in a marketplace setting, including a bakery, coffee & tea, juice & smoothies, soup & salad, ice cream & candy, and deli sandwiches.

Guthrie's Chicken Fingers

South > Southwest

Approximately 14.00 miles from your location

Guthrie's Chicken Fingers

South > Southwest

Approximately 14.00 miles from your location

Long-running chain serving fried chicken fingers, salads, and Southern-style sweet tea.  

Long-running chain serving fried chicken fingers, salads, and Southern-style sweet tea.  

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Horn of Africa Cafe & Restaurant

South

Approximately 14.67 miles from your location

Horn of Africa Cafe & Restaurant

South

Approximately 14.67 miles from your location

Enjoy a dish of authentic Somali cuisine Florence Kentucky. Try beef, goat, lamb and even fish platters. Large portions and tasty options at great prices. 

Enjoy a dish of authentic Somali cuisine Florence Kentucky. Try beef, goat, lamb and even fish platters. Large portions and tasty options at great prices. 

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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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Rich's Proper Food & Drink

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Rich's Proper Food & Drink

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

A Creole-influenced restaurant featuring approachable cocktails.

A Creole-influenced restaurant featuring approachable cocktails.

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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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Blinkers Tavern

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location
Blinkers Tavern (photo: Blinkers Tavern)

Blinkers Tavern

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Cozy choice for steaks, seafood, burgers, and pasta with a happy hour scene and two outdoor patios.

Cozy choice for steaks, seafood, burgers, and pasta with a happy hour scene and two outdoor patios.

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Amerasia

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Amerasia

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

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.

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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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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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Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South > Southwest

Approximately 14.35 miles from your location

Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South > Southwest

Approximately 14.35 miles from your location

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.

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The Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros.

South

Approximately 6.23 miles from your location
Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros. Coffee, part of The B-Line (photo: Jessica Cunningham)

The Prohibition Bourbon Bar at Newberry Bros.

South

Approximately 6.23 miles from your location

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.

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Dixie Chili and Deli

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.28 miles from your location
Dixie Chili 3-Way (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

Dixie Chili and Deli

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.28 miles from your location

Just like the name suggests, this is not your average chili joint. If you're not in the mood for a Coney or 6-Way (chili, spaghetti, beans, onions all topped with... Read more

Just like the name suggests, this is not your average chili joint. If you're not in the mood for a Coney or 6-Way (chili, spaghetti, beans, onions all topped with fresh chopped garlic and cheese), you can order something from the deli. Popular choices include the egg salad sandwich or the Greek salad. Remember to save room for... 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. 

Burgers & Crafts

South

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location
Burgers and Crafts, Holiday Inn Riverfront

Burgers & Crafts

South

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location

Craft burgers made with exceptional quality beef and served with artisan cheeses. Pair it with a craft beer or choose a premium whiskey.

Craft burgers made with exceptional quality beef and served with artisan cheeses. Pair it with a craft beer or choose a premium whiskey.

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La Mexicana

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location

La Mexicana

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location

Simple storefront eatery serving Mexican tacos, enchiladas, and seafood with jumbo margaritas.

Simple storefront eatery serving Mexican tacos, enchiladas, and seafood with jumbo margaritas.

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Spare Belly and Soul

South

Approximately 8.54 miles from your location

Spare Belly and Soul

South

Approximately 8.54 miles from your location

A 50's style, iconic diner serving sweets and great food.

A 50's style, iconic diner serving sweets and great food.

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Mck's Chicks

South

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Mck's Chicks

South

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

McK's Chicks is a family-friendly restaurant bringing high-quality BBQ to the downtown Kentucky community. We use the best ingredients and provide a great atmosphere -... Read more

McK's Chicks is a family-friendly restaurant bringing high-quality BBQ to the downtown Kentucky community. We use the best ingredients and provide a great atmosphere - perfect for everyone who likes good flavors and smoked meats. 

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New Garden Restaurant

South > Southeast

Approximately 4.41 miles from your location

New Garden Restaurant

South > Southeast

Approximately 4.41 miles from your location

East meets West at New Garden, a Chinese restaurant that also serves Japanese cuisine (including sushi), along with pizza, hamburgers, and steak. Catering and take out are... Read more

East meets West at New Garden, a Chinese restaurant that also serves Japanese cuisine (including sushi), along with pizza, hamburgers, and steak. Catering and take out are also available.

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Twisted Cream

South

Approximately 16.77 miles from your location

Twisted Cream

South

Approximately 16.77 miles from your location

Serving up specialty ice cream infused with alcohol. Try numerous concoctions or create your own. 

Serving up specialty ice cream infused with alcohol. Try numerous concoctions or create your own. 

Bru Burger Bar

South

Approximately 11.13 miles from your location

Bru Burger Bar

South

Approximately 11.13 miles from your location

BRU is an ode to our love….the Burger. Paired with a beer, we can’t imagine what could be much better.

BRU is an ode to our love….the Burger. Paired with a beer, we can’t imagine what could be much better.

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Knotty Pine On The Bayou

South > Southeast

Approximately 7.92 miles from your location

Knotty Pine On The Bayou

South > Southeast

Approximately 7.92 miles from your location

Settled in where Cline's on the River once stood, the new Knotty Pine is the place for Cajun. Enjoy crawfish, frog legs, seafood etouffee, piquant gumbo, seafood and a... Read more

Settled in where Cline's on the River once stood, the new Knotty Pine is the place for Cajun. Enjoy crawfish, frog legs, seafood etouffee, piquant gumbo, seafood and a wide variety of beef selections.

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Buckhead Mountain Grill

South

Approximately 6.12 miles from your location
Buckhead Mountain Grill

Buckhead Mountain Grill

South

Approximately 6.12 miles from your location

Casual, lodge-themed spot for American eats and beer with a riverside view of the Cincinnati skyline.

Casual, lodge-themed spot for American eats and beer with a riverside view of the Cincinnati skyline.

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CoreLife Eatery

South

Approximately 15.68 miles from your location

CoreLife Eatery

South

Approximately 15.68 miles from your location

Featuring green bowls, grain bowls, broth bowls, and made-from-scratch beverages. 

Featuring green bowls, grain bowls, broth bowls, and made-from-scratch beverages. 

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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. 

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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Anchor Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.73 miles from your location

Anchor Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.73 miles from your location

Unassuming American diner serving familiar chow 24/7 in throwback digs with wood-paneled walls.

Unassuming American diner serving familiar chow 24/7 in throwback digs with wood-paneled walls.

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York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

Located in an 1880's-era pharmacy, York St. Cafe has your prescription for a great night out: It's a romantic restaurant, lounge, live music venue and art gallery all in... Read more

Located in an 1880's-era pharmacy, York St. Cafe has your prescription for a great night out: It's a romantic restaurant, lounge, live music venue and art gallery all in one. York St.'s Mercantile sells art, antiques and collectibles. 

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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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Divine Waffles and Weck

South

Approximately 5.33 miles from your location

Divine Waffles and Weck

South

Approximately 5.33 miles from your location

Diner serving breakfast, lunch, and sweet wonders.

Diner serving breakfast, lunch, and sweet wonders.

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Fesslers Legendary Pizza and Hoagies

South

Approximately 5.86 miles from your location

Fesslers Legendary Pizza and Hoagies

South

Approximately 5.86 miles from your location

Family-owned and operate pizza place offering casual family dining, carryout, and delivery.

Family-owned and operate pizza place offering casual family dining, carryout, and delivery.

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Dixie Chili and Deli

South > Southwest

Approximately 13.44 miles from your location
Dixie Chili 3-Way (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)

Dixie Chili and Deli

South > Southwest

Approximately 13.44 miles from your location

Lunch, dinner or late-night, it's always a good time for Dixie. This area classic serves chili, sandwiches and salads at great prices and in a hurry. Try the six-way, with... Read more

Lunch, dinner or late-night, it's always a good time for Dixie. This area classic serves chili, sandwiches and salads at great prices and in a hurry. Try the six-way, with spaghetti, chili, cheese, beans and onions topped with fresh garlic. It's not the best for date night, but delicious when you're hanging out with friends.

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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. Part of The B-Line. ... Read more

New Sports Bar in the Roebling Point District of Covington, Kentucky featuring smoked meats, whiskey, craft beer, live music and arcade games. Part of The B-Line. Click here to learn 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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Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.45 miles from your location

Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.45 miles from your location

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.

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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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