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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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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location
Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse

Downtown

Approximately 7.36 miles from your location

An upscale option offering steaks, chops, seafood, sushi and classic sides in a vibrant art deco room.

An upscale option offering steaks, chops, seafood, sushi and classic sides in a vibrant art deco room.

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The Precinct

Uptown

Approximately 3.77 miles from your location
Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse (photo: Wendy Pramik)

The Precinct

Uptown

Approximately 3.77 miles from your location

Jeff Ruby's Precinct is the first & original of the Ruby family, opened in 1981. It has been voted "THE BEST" by the people of Cincinnati for many years. Offering a... Read more

Jeff Ruby's Precinct is the first & original of the Ruby family, opened in 1981. It has been voted "THE BEST" by the people of Cincinnati for many years. Offering a main dining room, bar, patio & 3 private spaces for 10-90. Menu items include pan-roasted grouper, wood-grilled swordfish, great salads, appetizers like pan... Read More

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Fond: Lunch & Deli

North

Approximately 11.36 miles from your location

Fond: Lunch & Deli

North

Approximately 11.36 miles from your location

Locally and organically sourced deli serving ready-made lunches.

Locally and organically sourced deli serving ready-made lunches.

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Friendly Stop

North

Approximately 11.38 miles from your location

Friendly Stop

North

Approximately 11.38 miles from your location

Excellent pub fare and full bar in historic Glendale since 1907.

Excellent pub fare and full bar in historic Glendale since 1907.

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Silver Grove Dari-Bar

South > Southeast

Approximately 4.21 miles from your location
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Montgomery Inn

North

Approximately 9.16 miles from your location
Montgomery Inn Boathouse (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Montgomery Inn

North

Approximately 9.16 miles from your location

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salad and seafood. Additional location: The Boathouse

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salad and seafood. Additional location: The Boathouse

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Arthur's Cafe

East

Approximately 4.76 miles from your location
Arthur's Cafe

Arthur's Cafe

East

Approximately 4.76 miles from your location

This neighborhood bar is full of flair, featuring an enter wall of caricatures depicting frequent and locally famous customers of the past. Arthur's is known for offering... Read more

This neighborhood bar is full of flair, featuring an enter wall of caricatures depicting frequent and locally famous customers of the past. Arthur's is known for offering some delectable burgers. The best perennial deal of the house is "Burger Madness," which features their burgers with unlimited toppings, Sunday through...... Read More

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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.

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Out the Way Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 17.49 miles from your location

Out the Way Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 17.49 miles from your location

Out the Way Bar & Grill s a sports bar with a Hip Hop atmosphere. Bringing the tri-state area great night life with daily drink specials and games on their big screens... Read more

Out the Way Bar & Grill s a sports bar with a Hip Hop atmosphere. Bringing the tri-state area great night life with daily drink specials and games on their big screens. 

Django Western Taco

Uptown

Approximately 9.86 miles from your location

Django Western Taco

Uptown

Approximately 9.86 miles from your location

Unpretentious eatery offering refined, Tex-Mex dishes, inventive cocktails, and live music.

Unpretentious eatery offering refined, Tex-Mex dishes, inventive cocktails, and live music.

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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.

Maplewood Kitchen & Bar

North

Approximately 14.87 miles from your location
Maplewood (photo: Thunderdome Restaurant Group)

Maplewood Kitchen & Bar

North

Approximately 14.87 miles from your location

Spacious cafe for Californian cuisine for breakfast through dinner amid wooden tables & greenery. 

Spacious cafe for Californian cuisine for breakfast through dinner amid wooden tables & greenery. 

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Revolution Rotisserie

Downtown

Approximately 7.60 miles from your location
Revolution Rotisserie

Revolution Rotisserie

Downtown

Approximately 7.60 miles from your location

Rotisserie chicken sandwiches on grilled pita, salads, tasty sides, and whole/half birds. Make entrees vegetarian w/hummus, black beans, or extra veggies

Rotisserie chicken sandwiches on grilled pita, salads, tasty sides, and whole/half birds. Make entrees vegetarian w/hummus, black beans, or extra veggies

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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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Foster's At The Troubadour

North

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

Foster's At The Troubadour

North

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

Enjoy bistro style cuisine, have a coffee, and enjoy homemade goodies at Foster's at the Troubadour. 

Enjoy bistro style cuisine, have a coffee, and enjoy homemade goodies at Foster's at the Troubadour. 

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Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 27.07 miles from your location

Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 27.07 miles from your location

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

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

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O'Charley's

West

Approximately 12.68 miles from your location

O'Charley's

West

Approximately 12.68 miles from your location

Casual dining, family restaurant that has the feel of a local establishment.An extensive array of appetizers, salads, soups, burgers, sandwiches, steaks, ribs and seafood... Read more

Casual dining, family restaurant that has the feel of a local establishment.An extensive array of appetizers, salads, soups, burgers, sandwiches, steaks, ribs and seafood. Also features a kids' menu. The complimentary buttery rolls alone are worth the visit.

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Double d'Z Tavern

North

Approximately 17.44 miles from your location

Double d'Z Tavern

North

Approximately 17.44 miles from your location

We know what you're thinking, and no, this isn't like that other restaurant with waitresses in orange short-shorts. Instead, Double D'z in Fairfield is known for its wings... Read more

We know what you're thinking, and no, this isn't like that other restaurant with waitresses in orange short-shorts. Instead, Double D'z in Fairfield is known for its wings and the place to watch any game on TV. The interior of Double D'z screams 'sports bar", with sports memorabilia, pool table, black and white checkerboard...... Read More

Third and Main Historic Restaurant and Tavern

South

Approximately 28.32 miles from your location

Third and Main Historic Restaurant and Tavern

South

Approximately 28.32 miles from your location

A historic family owned restaurant located in Aurora, IN famous for its local food and burgers.

A historic family owned restaurant located in Aurora, IN famous for its local food and burgers.

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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Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 23.78 miles from your location

Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 23.78 miles from your location

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

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

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Mackenzie River Pizza, Grill & Pub

South

Approximately 11.99 miles from your location

Mackenzie River Pizza, Grill & Pub

South

Approximately 11.99 miles from your location

Pizza chain serving creative pies, sandwiches, beer & wine in a casual, rustic setting.

Pizza chain serving creative pies, sandwiches, beer & wine in a casual, rustic setting.

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Brewdog

Downtown

Approximately 7.24 miles from your location
BrewDog (photo: Abby Davidson)

Brewdog

Downtown

Approximately 7.24 miles from your location

Scotland-based brewery BrewDog is located in Pendlton serving up its famous craft beer, the largest in the UK.  The taproom includes 8,500 square feet and a 1,000... Read more

Scotland-based brewery BrewDog is located in Pendlton serving up its famous craft beer, the largest in the UK.  The taproom includes 8,500 square feet and a 1,000 square foot rooftop deck. The kitchen includes a menu of "junk-food". Enjoy cames like giant Jenga, Connect Four and a gaming room with old-school pinballs and arcade... Read More

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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! 

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

West

Approximately 25.51 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

West

Approximately 25.51 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. 

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

North

Approximately 18.80 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

North

Approximately 18.80 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. 

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Hathaway's

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Hathaway's

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Stepping into Hathaway's is like returning to downtown Cincinnati during the 1950s. Servers in classic waitress uniforms are friendly, but not chatty, since the small... Read more

Stepping into Hathaway's is like returning to downtown Cincinnati during the 1950s. Servers in classic waitress uniforms are friendly, but not chatty, since the small space and counter seats get crowded during lunch hours. All-American entrees like burgers, sandwiches, Icelandic cod, beef barbecue, tuna melt and quarter... Read... Read More

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Buffalo Wings & Rings

Uptown

Approximately 5.27 miles from your location

Buffalo Wings & Rings

Uptown

Approximately 5.27 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. 

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Moerlein Lager House

Downtown

Approximately 7.16 miles from your location
Moerlein Lager House

Moerlein Lager House

Downtown

Approximately 7.16 miles from your location

The history and heritage of Cincinnati’s storied brewing history comes alive at the Moerlein Lager House Restaurant and Brewery. Prominently situated in the dynamic new... Read more

The history and heritage of Cincinnati’s storied brewing history comes alive at the Moerlein Lager House Restaurant and Brewery. Prominently situated in the dynamic new Smale Riverfront Park, the Moerlein Lager House offers a guest experience unlike any other—a working microbrewery producing a full line of Moerlein craft brews... Read More

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Tano Bistro-Loveland

East

Approximately 13.43 miles from your location

Tano Bistro-Loveland

East

Approximately 13.43 miles from your location

Tano Bistro is a newly renovated contemporary bistro, highlighting fresh ingredients with a menu that changes with the seasons. Gaetano Williams is the chef and owner. He... Read more

Tano Bistro is a newly renovated contemporary bistro, highlighting fresh ingredients with a menu that changes with the seasons. Gaetano Williams is the chef and owner. He was most recently executive chef at McCormick and Schmick's, Downtown, and he has a long history in the restaurant business; he says this is his 31st... Read... Read More

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Kyoto

North

Approximately 13.91 miles from your location

Kyoto

North

Approximately 13.91 miles from your location

Named after the former imperial city of Japan, Kyoto specializes in sushi and other Japanese dishes that have won awards at Taste of Cincinnati and Taste of Blue Ash.... Read more

Named after the former imperial city of Japan, Kyoto specializes in sushi and other Japanese dishes that have won awards at Taste of Cincinnati and Taste of Blue Ash. Shipments of fresh fish arrive several times weekly, and the happy hour roll, made with shrimp tempura and spicy tuna, is a customer favorite. The menu also...... Read More

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Cabana on the River

West

Approximately 17.97 miles from your location

Cabana on the River

West

Approximately 17.97 miles from your location

When the warm weather rolls around, it's time to head to Cabana on the River. This outdoor venue overlooking the river provides a fantastic view with a fun and free... Read more

When the warm weather rolls around, it's time to head to Cabana on the River. This outdoor venue overlooking the river provides a fantastic view with a fun and free atmosphere, helped along by its tiki bar. A day on the boat certainly conjures up an appetite, and Cabana serves up a menu of appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches... Read More

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Buffalo Wings & Rings

North

Approximately 19.33 miles from your location

Buffalo Wings & Rings

North

Approximately 19.33 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. 

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Tom + Chee

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.53 miles from your location
Tom + Chee

Tom + Chee

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.53 miles from your location

Tom + Chee, which started as a stand on Fountain Square selling tomato soup and gourmet grilled cheese and opened a location on Court Street Downtown, has opened a new... Read more

Tom + Chee, which started as a stand on Fountain Square selling tomato soup and gourmet grilled cheese and opened a location on Court Street Downtown, has opened a new location at Newport on the Levee with a more family-friendly approach.

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The National Exemplar

East

Approximately 3.44 miles from your location

The National Exemplar

East

Approximately 3.44 miles from your location

Stylish eatery in the Best Western Mariemont Inn for American-style dishes, plus plates to share, wine, and craft beer.

Stylish eatery in the Best Western Mariemont Inn for American-style dishes, plus plates to share, wine, and craft beer.

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Bonefish Grill

Uptown

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location

Bonefish Grill

Uptown

Approximately 4.96 miles from your location

Contemporary grill chain offering a seafood-centric menu, plus steaks and cocktails.

Contemporary grill chain offering a seafood-centric menu, plus steaks and cocktails.

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Red Roost Tavern

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location
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Red Roost Tavern

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Fresh, locally sourced ingredients are the centerpiece of this brand new restaurant, poised at the heart of Cincinnati, in the center of downtown. Savor a carefully... Read more

Fresh, locally sourced ingredients are the centerpiece of this brand new restaurant, poised at the heart of Cincinnati, in the center of downtown. Savor a carefully crafted menu cultivated from the freshest local foods and satisfy your appetite for unique culinary surprises, from seasonal hummus and free-range chicken, to... Read More

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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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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

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Webb's BBQ

South

Approximately 6.18 miles from your location

Webb's BBQ

South

Approximately 6.18 miles from your location

A family-owned business that values good food and good service, and giving back to the community. Webb's BBQ started off as a part-time catering gig, and then moved to a... Read more

A family-owned business that values good food and good service, and giving back to the community. Webb's BBQ started off as a part-time catering gig, and then moved to a more permanent location. Their menu includes pulled pork sandwiches, brisket, smoked wings and more! With only being open 1 day a week, you better get there... Read More

The Governor Modern Diner

East

Approximately 6.90 miles from your location

The Governor Modern Diner

East

Approximately 6.90 miles from your location

A modern diner nestled between century-old buildings in Milford. Serving up hearty meals like a Fried Pork Chop Sandwich, Smoked Whitefish Sandwich, and House-Made... Read more

A modern diner nestled between century-old buildings in Milford. Serving up hearty meals like a Fried Pork Chop Sandwich, Smoked Whitefish Sandwich, and House-Made Pastrami. Enjoy small plates such as hand pies, beer nuts, and deviled potatoe skins! 

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Local Post

Uptown

Approximately 3.27 miles from your location

Local Post

Uptown

Approximately 3.27 miles from your location

Local Post is serving up tasty dishes like Cincy Fries that come with crispy goetta, american cheese, sriracha aiolo and topped with an over-easy egg. Or try Post wings,... Read more

Local Post is serving up tasty dishes like Cincy Fries that come with crispy goetta, american cheese, sriracha aiolo and topped with an over-easy egg. Or try Post wings, pizza, salads and sandwiches. 

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Bonefish Grill

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.24 miles from your location

Bonefish Grill

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.24 miles from your location

Contemporary grill chain offering a seafood-centric menu, plus steaks and cocktails.

Contemporary grill chain offering a seafood-centric menu, plus steaks and cocktails.

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