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Find Restaurants Serving American Food in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

From popular local delicacies 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, including barbecue, burgers, soul food and more.

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Lebo's

East

Approximately 3.32 miles from your location

Lebo's

East

Approximately 3.32 miles from your location

Lebo's is a large, lively establishment near Coney Island that offers karaoke during the week, line dancing on Monday nights, great American food and bar service, and a... Read more

Lebo's is a large, lively establishment near Coney Island that offers karaoke during the week, line dancing on Monday nights, great American food and bar service, and a spacious outdoor deck. Pick your poison from the complete menu of appetizers, soups, salads and hearty sandwiches - cheeseburgers, doubledeckers - or have a...... Read More

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.  

Root Beer Stand

North

Approximately 13.04 miles from your location

Root Beer Stand

North

Approximately 13.04 miles from your location

Long-standing (since 1957) diner offering frosty namesake mugs and chili-topped, foot-long hot dogs.

Long-standing (since 1957) diner offering frosty namesake mugs and chili-topped, foot-long hot dogs.

Mitchell's Fish Market

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.54 miles from your location

Mitchell's Fish Market

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.54 miles from your location

Seafood dishes, a raw bar, and happy hour martinis are served at this stylish upmarket chain.

Seafood dishes, a raw bar, and happy hour martinis are served at this stylish upmarket chain.

Keystone Bar & Grill

Uptown

Approximately 4.00 miles from your location
Keystone

Keystone Bar & Grill

Uptown

Approximately 4.00 miles from your location

A lively spot for gourmet bar food (available family-style), cocktails, wine, and a lengthy beer menu.

A lively spot for gourmet bar food (available family-style), cocktails, wine, and a lengthy beer menu.

Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 19.49 miles from your location

Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 19.49 miles from your location

Local chain serving pizza, calzones, steak sandwiches, and pasta in a casual setting since 1955. 

Local chain serving pizza, calzones, steak sandwiches, and pasta in a casual setting since 1955. 

Frisch's Big Boy

East

Approximately 11.96 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

East

Approximately 11.96 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

Pies & Pints

North

Approximately 19.03 miles from your location

Pies & Pints

North

Approximately 19.03 miles from your location

Pizzeria chain offering an array of craft beers, plus specialty pizzas, salads, and sandwiches.

Pizzeria chain offering an array of craft beers, plus specialty pizzas, salads, and sandwiches.

Rock Bottom Brewery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Rock Bottom Brewery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Brewpub chain offering house beers and upscale pub food and American fare.

Brewpub chain offering house beers and upscale pub food and American fare.

Symphony Hotel Restaurant & Jazz Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location
Symphony Hotel Restaurant

Symphony Hotel Restaurant & Jazz Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.77 miles from your location

The Symphony Hotel and Restaurant features contemporary, seasonal New-American cuisine in a setting that combines stunning Italianate architecture with elegant historical... Read more

Make reservations for this fine dining restaurant, bar with live jazz, and boutique hotel across from Cincinnati's Music Hall. The elegant ambiance makes you feel like a special guest. Executive Chef Mirko Ravlic creates gorgeous dinners of New-American cuisine. The menu changes seasonally.

Frisch's Big Boy

West

Approximately 13.83 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

West

Approximately 13.83 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

J Taps Sports Bar and Grill

West

Approximately 14.08 miles from your location

J Taps Sports Bar and Grill

West

Approximately 14.08 miles from your location

Lively hangout featuring 20 taps pouring craft brews, happy hour & big-screens showing sports.

Lively hangout featuring 20 taps pouring craft brews, happy hour & big-screens showing sports.

Pirate's Den

West

Approximately 13.88 miles from your location

Pirate's Den

West

Approximately 13.88 miles from your location

Sports bar with draft beers and bar food, plus weekend bands and multiple large-screen TVs.

Sports bar with draft beers and bar food, plus weekend bands and multiple large-screen TVs.

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. 

LouVino OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location
LouVino OTR (photo: @haileyeatscincy - Hailey Bollinger)

LouVino OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Adventurous small plates with a Southern twist, served in a trendy, upbeat atmosphere. 60+ wines by the glass, beer, bourbon & cocktails.

Adventurous small plates with a Southern twist, served in a trendy, upbeat atmosphere. 60+ wines by the glass, beer, bourbon & cocktails.

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.

The Presidents Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

The Presidents Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Modern American dining with lasting Italian and German influences.

Modern American dining with lasting Italian and German influences.

Lucius Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Lucius Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Laid back neighborhood establishment serving smoked meats, simple sides, and craft beers & spirits. 

Laid back neighborhood establishment serving smoked meats, simple sides, and craft beers & spirits. 

Tavern on the Bend

North

Approximately 13.72 miles from your location

Tavern on the Bend

North

Approximately 13.72 miles from your location

Chill gathering spot known for mac ’n’ cheese and other pub grub, also serving draft beer & cocktails.

Chill gathering spot known for mac ’n’ cheese and other pub grub, also serving draft beer & cocktails.

Sleepy Bee Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location
Sleepy Bee Café

Sleepy Bee Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Sleepy Bee Café is a gathering place that serves locally sourced breakfast, brunch and lunch, made from food that tastes, makes you feel and is - good. Welcome!  

Sleepy Bee Café is a gathering place that serves locally sourced breakfast, brunch and lunch, made from food that tastes, makes you feel and is - good. Welcome!  

Plum Street Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location

Plum Street Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.71 miles from your location

Celebrating more than 25 years, this family-owned establishment is just a block from the Duke Energy Convention Center. Featuring a full bar, this restaurant is open seven... Read more

Celebrating more than 25 years, this family-owned establishment is just a block from the Duke Energy Convention Center. Featuring a full bar, this restaurant is open seven days a week.

Redmoor

East

Approximately 3.76 miles from your location

Redmoor

East

Approximately 3.76 miles from your location

The Redmoor is both music venue and event facility. The venue comes equipped with a stage for live performances and a respected chef for private dinners, weddings,... Read more

The Redmoor is both music venue and event facility. The venue comes equipped with a stage for live performances and a respected chef for private dinners, weddings, fundraisers, benefits, receptions or corporate events, all in a unique Art Deco setting.

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

Pho Lang Thang

Downtown

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location
Pho Lang Thang

Pho Lang Thang

Downtown

Approximately 7.83 miles from your location

Upbeat Vietnamese joint inside Findlay Market for bowls of pho and banh mi sandwiches.

Upbeat Vietnamese joint inside Findlay Market for bowls of pho and banh mi sandwiches.

Anderson Pub & Grill

East

Approximately 2.80 miles from your location

Anderson Pub & Grill

East

Approximately 2.80 miles from your location

A spacious pub serving beer, wine & casual American eats in a colorful setting with an outdoor patio.

A spacious pub serving beer, wine & casual American eats in a colorful setting with an outdoor patio.

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

East

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

East

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard.

Retro-style chain for steakburgers, hot dogs, and other fast-food staples, plus frozen custard.

The Brew House

Uptown

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location
Brew House

The Brew House

Uptown

Approximately 6.34 miles from your location

Laid-back tavern serving pub fare such as burgers and meatloaf, as well as craft brews and cocktails.

Laid-back tavern serving pub fare such as burgers and meatloaf, as well as craft brews and cocktails.

Golden Lamb Restaurant

North

Approximately 24.98 miles from your location
The Golden Lamb

Golden Lamb Restaurant

North

Approximately 24.98 miles from your location

There is something to be said for tradition, and no one does it better than the oldest inn in Ohio. The Golden Lamb has been in continual operation since December 23, 1803... Read more

There is something to be said for tradition, and no one does it better than the oldest inn in Ohio. The Golden Lamb has been in continual operation since December 23, 1803 and uses that experience to create a fine inn and restaurant. The whole building is decorated with antiques that make it feel as much a museum as it is an... Read More

The Blind Pig

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

The Blind Pig

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

The Blind Pig is our updated, modern idea of what a speakeasy is nowadays. A place you can grab some fantastic food, drink updated versions of the quirky drinks that were... Read more

The Blind Pig is our updated, modern idea of what a speakeasy is nowadays. A place you can grab some fantastic food, drink updated versions of the quirky drinks that were invented during that time and catch all your favorite teams on the tv. A huge patio awaits you with a great view of the riverfront, stadiums, National... Read... Read More

Sammy's Craft Burgers & Beers

North

Approximately 16.71 miles from your location
Sammy's Gourmet Burgers

Sammy's Craft Burgers & Beers

North

Approximately 16.71 miles from your location

Casual sports-themed joint serving up gourmet burgers, hot dogs, and other pub grub, plus brews. 

Casual sports-themed joint serving up gourmet burgers, hot dogs, and other pub grub, plus brews. 

Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.47 miles from your location

Mad Mike's Burgers and Fries

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.47 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.

Tavern on the Hill

Downtown

Approximately 6.66 miles from your location

Tavern on the Hill

Downtown

Approximately 6.66 miles from your location

A sports pub in historic Mt. Adams serving homemade fare and daily food and drink specials.

A sports pub in historic Mt. Adams serving homemade fare and daily food and drink specials.

Quaker Steak & Lube

East

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

Quaker Steak & Lube

East

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

No, you're not in a tricked-out car shop - this is Quaker Steak & Lube. This all-American joint is known for its wings and appetizers that go perfectly with an ice... Read more

No, you're not in a tricked-out car shop - this is Quaker Steak & Lube. This all-American joint is known for its wings and appetizers that go perfectly with an ice cold beer. Eat like you just finished a 100-mile motorcycle ride, with steaks, baby back ribs and big ol' burgers.

Buffalo Bob's Family Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.56 miles from your location

Buffalo Bob's Family Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.56 miles from your location

Family-owned Buffalo Bob's is a friendly spot in Florence, with steaks, burgers and wings being popular menu items. Both the menu and the kids' menu are huge. Buffalo Bob'... Read more

Family-owned Buffalo Bob's is a friendly spot in Florence, with steaks, burgers and wings being popular menu items. Both the menu and the kids' menu are huge. Buffalo Bob's serves comforting food, like mashed potatoes with gravy and grilled pork chops with stuffing. This is the place to unwind, maybe watch the game on TV and... Read More

The Oak Tavern

Uptown

Approximately 4.92 miles from your location

The Oak Tavern

Uptown

Approximately 4.92 miles from your location

This sports bar and neighborhood hangout is an Oakley favorite, with live music three times a week and its 50-inch plasma TVs. The Oak Tavern is also known for its... Read more

This sports bar and neighborhood hangout is an Oakley favorite, with live music three times a week and its 50-inch plasma TVs. The Oak Tavern is also known for its inexpensive beer and liquor drinks as well as its happy hour from 4-7 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant

North

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant

North

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

Upscale chain serving New American fare paired with house-label wines in a contemporary setting.

Upscale chain serving New American fare paired with house-label wines in a contemporary setting.

CooKoo's Coffee Shoppe

East

Approximately 4.52 miles from your location

CooKoo's Coffee Shoppe

East

Approximately 4.52 miles from your location

CooKoo's Coffee is focused on creating remarkable, local handcrafted coffees in the heart of Madisonville. 

CooKoo's Coffee is focused on creating remarkable, local handcrafted coffees in the heart of Madisonville. 

Burger Brothers

East

Approximately 3.58 miles from your location
Burger Brothers

Burger Brothers

East

Approximately 3.58 miles from your location

Burgers made with fresh ingredients and ground Angus beef. Located at Belterra Park Gaming and Entertainment Center

Burgers made with fresh ingredients and ground Angus beef. Located at Belterra Park Gaming and Entertainment Center

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

Logo's Sports Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 8.67 miles from your location

Logo's Sports Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 8.67 miles from your location

This is your typical sports bar offering all of the essentials: pool tables, dart boards, big screen TV's, Golden Tee Golf and the Cincinnati favorite, cornhole. Although... Read more

This is your typical sports bar offering all of the essentials: pool tables, dart boards, big screen TV's, Golden Tee Golf and the Cincinnati favorite, cornhole. Although it may be a sports bar during the day, Logo's brings in the younger crowd on the weekends with karaoke on Friday nights and a DJ on Saturdays. They also have... Read More

Chicago Gyros and Dogs

Downtown

Approximately 8.05 miles from your location

Chicago Gyros and Dogs

Downtown

Approximately 8.05 miles from your location

No-frills counter-serve joint grilling loaded hot dogs, burgers, gyros, and other Greek fare.

No-frills counter-serve joint grilling loaded hot dogs, burgers, gyros, and other Greek fare.

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 11.21 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 11.21 miles from your location

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years,... Read more

Frisch's originated in Cincinnati in 1905, and their famous double-decker Big Boy sandwich was born in 1946. Likewise, Frisch's has been a local favorite for many years, with staples like the breakfast and salad bars, specialty tartar sauce and pumpkin pie. Try a fish sandwich for dinner, a Cherry Coke to drink and top it off... Read More

Buffalo Wings & Rings

North

Approximately 11.49 miles from your location

Buffalo Wings & Rings

North

Approximately 11.49 miles from your location

Modern sports bar with a wide range of wing flavors, plus other pub eats & kids' deals.

Modern sports bar with a wide range of wing flavors, plus other pub eats & kids' deals.

13th Street Alley

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

13th Street Alley

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Get a taste of Philly in the heart of Cincinnati at 13th Street Alley's order window for flavor filled Philly Cheesesteak! 

Get a taste of Philly in the heart of Cincinnati at 13th Street Alley's order window for flavor filled Philly Cheesesteak! 

Grand Central Bistro & Bar

North

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

Grand Central Bistro & Bar

North

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

Grand Central Bistro & Bar is the neighborly place to nosh where we make it fresh, just the way you like it. Dine in, carry out, cold cuts and catering.

Grand Central Bistro & Bar is the neighborly place to nosh where we make it fresh, just the way you like it. Dine in, carry out, cold cuts and catering.

Chili Time

Uptown

Approximately 8.24 miles from your location
Chili Time

Chili Time

Uptown

Approximately 8.24 miles from your location

The Chili Time logo fittingly sports a clock frozen in time. While the appointments in this St. Bernard landmark may seem stuck in a bygone era, the chili is timeless. As... Read more

The Chili Time logo fittingly sports a clock frozen in time. While the appointments in this St. Bernard landmark may seem stuck in a bygone era, the chili is timeless. As the name suggests, it?s always time to eat chili ­ and that means as late as 4 in the morning. The restaurant delivers a meatier, less saccharine take on the... Read More

Eli's BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 7.81 miles from your location
Eli's BBQ

Eli's BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 7.81 miles from your location

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago in Findlay Market. They both... Read more

The saying 'Necessity is the mother of invention' does hold some truth. Eli and Drew, partners in the restaurant, met roughly 10 years ago in Findlay Market. They both decided to travel the U.S. together, hitch hik'in it, footin it, hobo'n.During their travels, they'd eaten good food in some rough places and bad food in some... Read More

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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