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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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Orchids at Palm Court

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location
Orchids at Palm Court - Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

Orchids at Palm Court

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Orchids at Palm Court is a AAA Five-Diamond fine dining restaurant located in the French art deco, National Historic Landmark Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza. Orchids... Read more

Orchids at Palm Court is a AAA Five-Diamond fine dining restaurant located in the French art deco, National Historic Landmark Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza. Orchids features a contemporary French-influenced American menu that is seasonally updated with local ingredients, including ingredients from the hotel's rooftop herb... Read More

POP Bar

East

Approximately 3.28 miles from your location

POP Bar

East

Approximately 3.28 miles from your location

A new joint concept located at Eastern Avenue, operated by @foureg. Tusculum Grille operates the kitchen serving appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and pizza.

A new joint concept located at Eastern Avenue, operated by @foureg. Tusculum Grille operates the kitchen serving appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and pizza.

Pleasant Ridge Chili Restaurant

North

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

Pleasant Ridge Chili Restaurant

North

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

At this late-night dining institution that's been around for 40-plus years, diners can get their fill of chili - served any way they want it - until the ungodly hour... Read more

At this late-night dining institution that's been around for 40-plus years, diners can get their fill of chili - served any way they want it - until the ungodly hour of 4:30 a.m., six days a week, in the small dining area. Perfect for after a night out! The chili parlor features pictures of Cincinnati landmarks and a jukebox... Read More

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.

Indian Mound Cafe

North

Approximately 6.49 miles from your location

Indian Mound Cafe

North

Approximately 6.49 miles from your location

Relax or catch the game on one of the many TVs at this classic wood-paneled neighborhood sports bar and grill. Lots of basic pub fare plus specials every day - like fish... Read more

Relax or catch the game on one of the many TVs at this classic wood-paneled neighborhood sports bar and grill. Lots of basic pub fare plus specials every day - like fish and cheeseburger plates - will fill the tum. There are soups, wings, chicken fingers, and chili too.

Citybird Tenders

Downtown

Approximately 7.59 miles from your location

Citybird Tenders

Downtown

Approximately 7.59 miles from your location

House-brined, fresh fried, and designed for chickens-on-the-run who deserve the best bird.  

House-brined, fresh fried, and designed for chickens-on-the-run who deserve the best bird.  

Bru Burger

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Bru Burger

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Enjoy a sirloin, chuck, or brisket burger conveniently located near Fountain Square.

Enjoy a sirloin, chuck, or brisket burger conveniently located near Fountain Square.

Share: Cheesebar

North

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

Share: Cheesebar

North

Approximately 6.60 miles from your location

New concept retail cheese shop where you can pick out your favorite cheeses as well as fresh bread, olives, wine, and everything you need to make you own cheese tray at... Read more

New concept retail cheese shop where you can pick out your favorite cheeses as well as fresh bread, olives, wine, and everything you need to make you own cheese tray at home. You can also enjoy a cheese or charcuterie plate in house, along with craft beer and fine wine.

Americano Burger Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location
American Burger Bar

Americano Burger Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Features steak burgers, boozy milkshakes, and hand-cut fries.

Features steak burgers, boozy milkshakes, and hand-cut fries.

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

Copper Blue

East

Approximately 7.60 miles from your location

Copper Blue

East

Approximately 7.60 miles from your location

The casual dining restaurant is subtitled "A Grub Shack" by its owners Tim Bettinson and Margo Schwarberg to emphasize the come-as-you-are feel they hope to project. They... Read more

The casual dining restaurant is subtitled "A Grub Shack" by its owners Tim Bettinson and Margo Schwarberg to emphasize the come-as-you-are feel they hope to project. They began work remodeling the former Friendly's building in February of 2010. It now seats about 140, with a bar area. The menu includes burgers, big salads,...... Read More

Habits Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 4.90 miles from your location

Habits Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 4.90 miles from your location

Clearing enormous platters of golden fish and chips, potato rags (Habits' famous hash browns topped with bacon, onions, cheeses, tomatoes and ranch dressing) and juicy... Read more

Clearing enormous platters of golden fish and chips, potato rags (Habits' famous hash browns topped with bacon, onions, cheeses, tomatoes and ranch dressing) and juicy ostrich burgers at Habit's is definitely one bad habit Cincinnatians plan on keeping. Habits is first and foremost a bar, serving up more than 75 brews, but its... Read More

National Exemplar

East

Approximately 3.44 miles from your location

National Exemplar

East

Approximately 3.44 miles from your location

The National Exemplar Restaurant, located on the first floor of the historic Mariemont Inn, is a popular neighborhood restaurant. It offers American-style cuisine in its... Read more

The National Exemplar Restaurant, located on the first floor of the historic Mariemont Inn, is a popular neighborhood restaurant. It offers American-style cuisine in its spacious dining room or relaxing outdoor patio. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the National Exemplar offers an outstanding dining experience.  ... Read More

Kitty's Sports Grill

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Kitty's Sports Grill

Downtown

Approximately 7.55 miles from your location

Family-owned sports grill with fresh, quality pub food and walls decorated with sports memorabilia.

Family-owned sports grill with fresh, quality pub food and walls decorated with sports memorabilia.

Blue Goose Sports Cafe

North

Approximately 12.17 miles from your location

Blue Goose Sports Cafe

North

Approximately 12.17 miles from your location

Casual sports bar & restaurant offering American comfort fare, big-screen TVs, and Sunday brunch.

Casual sports bar & restaurant offering American comfort fare, big-screen TVs, and Sunday brunch.

Quarter Barrel Brewery and Pub

North

Approximately 34.72 miles from your location

Quarter Barrel Brewery and Pub

North

Approximately 34.72 miles from your location

Now serving gourmet coffee, craft beer, a diverse selection of wines, and an eclectic menu in a warm and inviting atmosphere.

Now serving gourmet coffee, craft beer, a diverse selection of wines, and an eclectic menu in a warm and inviting atmosphere.

Brickhouse Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 13.56 miles from your location

Brickhouse Bar & Grill

North

Approximately 13.56 miles from your location

The Brick House Bar & Grill prides itself on fresh food, a great dining atmosphere and at a reasonable cost.

The Brick House Bar & Grill prides itself on fresh food, a great dining atmosphere and at a reasonable cost.

Cactus Pear

Uptown

Approximately 7.93 miles from your location

Cactus Pear

Uptown

Approximately 7.93 miles from your location

Margaritas and the freshly made salsa make Cactus Pear one of the favorite Mexican restaurants in town. It can get pricey, but the authentic cuisine makes it a great place... Read more

Margaritas and the freshly made salsa make Cactus Pear one of the favorite Mexican restaurants in town. It can get pricey, but the authentic cuisine makes it a great place to hang out with friends and grab some drinks and chips and salsa. This location attracts more than just the nearby University of Cincinnati students.

Alabama Que

Uptown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location

Alabama Que

Uptown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location

Alabama-Q specializes in all things barbecue. The Pulled Pork Loin, Pulled Chicken Breast and Pulled Beef Brisket are smoked for hours. Meats are not boiled or baked, they... Read more

Alabama-Q specializes in all things barbecue. The Pulled Pork Loin, Pulled Chicken Breast and Pulled Beef Brisket are smoked for hours. Meats are not boiled or baked, they use the famous slow-smoked method here. The dry rub is passed down from several generations and the barbecue sauce brings in the crowd. There is a wide...... Read More

The Birch

North

Approximately 5.98 miles from your location

The Birch

North

Approximately 5.98 miles from your location

Neighborhood craft beer and wine retail shop, cafe and gathering spot.

Neighborhood craft beer and wine retail shop, cafe and gathering spot.

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

Gold Star Chili

East

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

Gold Star Chili

East

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

Gold Star Chili has been a part of Cincinnati for over 40 years, serving up Cincinnati-style chili for cheese coneys and three-ways. You will be the life of any party if... Read more

Gold Star Chili has been a part of Cincinnati for over 40 years, serving up Cincinnati-style chili for cheese coneys and three-ways. You will be the life of any party if you show up with Gold Star's Coney Crate - 10 cheese coneys in an easily totable case. Set your mouth on fire with the Firehouse coney, topped with a roasted... Read More

Ron's Roost

West

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

Ron's Roost

West

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

If the large white rooster perched out front is any indication, Ron's Roost is all about its fried chicken. The Roost is part family restaurant, part sports bar with a... Read more

If the large white rooster perched out front is any indication, Ron's Roost is all about its fried chicken. The Roost is part family restaurant, part sports bar with a stocked bar, sports memorabilia and flat-screen TVs.Enjoy country-style sides and entrees, including coleslaw, barbeque, seafood, mashed potatoes and chicken...... Read More

Coffee Emporium

Uptown

Approximately 4.12 miles from your location
Coffee Emporium - Hyde Park

Coffee Emporium

Uptown

Approximately 4.12 miles from your location

Coffee Emporium in Hyde Park has to provide one of the better coffeehouse experiences in town. The upstairs sitting room has a view over Erie Avenue in its picturesque... Read more

Coffee Emporium in Hyde Park has to provide one of the better coffeehouse experiences in town. The upstairs sitting room has a view over Erie Avenue in its picturesque front window and overlooks a beautiful garden in back. You can also schedule an appointment to have high tea upstairs, complete with delicious baked goods to...... Read More

Butterbee's Neighborhood Grill

East

Approximately 4.30 miles from your location

Butterbee's Neighborhood Grill

East

Approximately 4.30 miles from your location

Sports-themed American restaurant. The menu at Butterbee's offers a variety of the traditional American eatery: wings or tenders with a choice of six sauces, burgers,... Read more

Sports-themed American restaurant. The menu at Butterbee's offers a variety of the traditional American eatery: wings or tenders with a choice of six sauces, burgers, steaks, sandwiches and salads. The menu carries the sports theme through and through: the appetizers are "The Starting Line-up," the burgers are "Grand Slam...... Read More

Grove Park Grille

East

Approximately 3.37 miles from your location

Grove Park Grille

East

Approximately 3.37 miles from your location

Neighborhood grille that delivers a great experience in a warm atmosphere.

Neighborhood grille that delivers a great experience in a warm atmosphere.

Cock & Bull Public House

North

Approximately 12.96 miles from your location

Cock & Bull Public House

North

Approximately 12.96 miles from your location

It's your favorite Mainstrasse Cock and Bull English pub now with an additional location in Glendale, Ohio. The big differences? The Glendale locale is a spacious two... Read more

It's your favorite Mainstrasse Cock and Bull English pub now with an additional location in Glendale, Ohio. The big differences? The Glendale locale is a spacious two floors - the bottom seems primarily reserved for traditional dining; the upstairs has more of a typical pub feel. It's also smoke-free, unlike it's Covington...... Read More

Ruth's Parkside Cafe

North

Approximately 9.76 miles from your location

Ruth's Parkside Cafe

North

Approximately 9.76 miles from your location

Located in the American Can Building, Ruth's is dedicated to providing great dining and an eclectic atmosphere to the Northside community.

Located in the American Can Building, Ruth's is dedicated to providing great dining and an eclectic atmosphere to the Northside community.

Kitchen 1883

South

Approximately 18.31 miles from your location

Kitchen 1883

South

Approximately 18.31 miles from your location

A restaurant from the Kroger company offering a seasonal menu of new American comfort food serving brunch, lunch, and dinner.

A restaurant from the Kroger company offering a seasonal menu of new American comfort food serving brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Traci's Sports Lounge and Grill

East

Approximately 11.10 miles from your location

Traci's Sports Lounge and Grill

East

Approximately 11.10 miles from your location

Traci's offers a mix of fun, food, and sports. Chow down on wings, burgers, steak hoagies, and other bar appetizers.

Traci's offers a mix of fun, food, and sports. Chow down on wings, burgers, steak hoagies, and other bar appetizers.

Montgomery Inn Boathouse

Downtown

Approximately 6.45 miles from your location
Montgomery Inn Boathouse

Montgomery Inn Boathouse

Downtown

Approximately 6.45 miles from your location

Family-owned Montgomery Inn serves slow-cooked, fall-off-the-bone ribs, topped with top secret barbecue sauce. This "Ribs King" restaurants offers an awesome scenic view... Read more

Family-owned Montgomery Inn serves slow-cooked, fall-off-the-bone ribs, topped with top secret barbecue sauce. This "Ribs King" restaurants offers an awesome scenic view overlooking the Ohio River and the Kentucky skyline in an upscale but not stuffy atmosphere. Keeping the same look and tradition as the original location, this... Read More

Butterbee's Neighborhood Grill

East

Approximately 24.84 miles from your location

Butterbee's Neighborhood Grill

East

Approximately 24.84 miles from your location

Sports-themed American restaurant. The menu at Butterbee's offers a variety of the traditional American eatery: wings or tenders with a choice of six sauces, burgers,... Read more

Sports-themed American restaurant. The menu at Butterbee's offers a variety of the traditional American eatery: wings or tenders with a choice of six sauces, burgers, steaks, sandwiches and salads. The menu carries the sports theme through and through: the appetizers are "The Starting Line-up," the burgers are "Grand Slam...... Read More

Terrace Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 6.67 miles from your location

Terrace Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 6.67 miles from your location

More than just a place to rest your feet after a day at the museum, The Terrace Cafe at the Cincinnati Art Museum is a stand-alone experience featuring unique dishes and a... Read more

More than just a place to rest your feet after a day at the museum, The Terrace Cafe at the Cincinnati Art Museum is a stand-alone experience featuring unique dishes and a great ambience. The contemporary, stripped-down decor gives way to a view of the gorgeous Alice Bimel Courtyard (available seasonally for outdoor dining) and... Read More

Wingstop

North

Approximately 15.43 miles from your location

Wingstop

North

Approximately 15.43 miles from your location

A cooked-to-order chicken restaurant.

A cooked-to-order chicken restaurant.

Pontiac Bourbon & BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location
Pontiac

Pontiac Bourbon & BBQ

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

A barbecue restaurant serving Texas-style brisket and pulled pork and offering a large selection of bourbon.

A barbecue restaurant serving Texas-style brisket and pulled pork and offering a large selection of bourbon.

Cincinnati Dinner Train

North

Approximately 4.97 miles from your location
Cincinnati Dinner Train

Cincinnati Dinner Train

North

Approximately 4.97 miles from your location

The Cincinnati Dinner Train is a three-hour train ride on restored vintage rail cars complete with a four-course meal.

The Cincinnati Dinner Train is a three-hour train ride on restored vintage rail cars complete with a four-course meal.

Madison Diner

Uptown

Approximately 4.98 miles from your location

Madison Diner

Uptown

Approximately 4.98 miles from your location

Come for the bowling, stay for the food and the throw-back atmosphere of the long-time bowling alley. Nothing has changed since your parents, and maybe your grandparents,... Read more

Come for the bowling, stay for the food and the throw-back atmosphere of the long-time bowling alley. Nothing has changed since your parents, and maybe your grandparents, bowled at Madison Bowl 50 years ago. The Diner boasts great burgers as well as homemade Cincinnati-style chili, beans and cornbread. A full bar makes losing... Read More

Cheapside Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.16 miles from your location
Cheapside Cafe

Cheapside Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.16 miles from your location

Urban cafe serving breakfast and lunch.

Urban cafe serving breakfast and lunch.

Molly Malone's Irish Pub and Restaurant

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location

Molly Malone's Irish Pub and Restaurant

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.18 miles from your location

Molly Malone's is an authentic Irish-owned and operated restaurant and pub located in Covington, KY, across the river from Paul Brown Stadium and Great American Ball Park... Read more

Molly Malone's is an authentic Irish-owned and operated restaurant and pub located in Covington, KY, across the river from Paul Brown Stadium and Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. Enjoy great food, 28 craft and import beers on tap and a large selection of Irish, Scotch & local whiskey. Open seven days a week for lunch... Read More

Cassano's Pizza & Subs

North

Approximately 19.56 miles from your location

Cassano's Pizza & Subs

North

Approximately 19.56 miles from your location

Relaxed, long-running spot with red vinyl seating serving pizza, pasta, salads and other Italian fare.  

Relaxed, long-running spot with red vinyl seating serving pizza, pasta, salads and other Italian fare.  

Sorrento's Restaurant & Lounge

North

Approximately 9.33 miles from your location

Sorrento's Restaurant & Lounge

North

Approximately 9.33 miles from your location

One of the few piano bars in Cincinnati, Sorrento's offers live entertainment seven nights a week. For over 46 years this has been the place to enjoy great food and... Read more

One of the few piano bars in Cincinnati, Sorrento's offers live entertainment seven nights a week. For over 46 years this has been the place to enjoy great food and live music. There is room for you and a dozen of your closest friends to sing along at the grand piano! This is also the perfect place for private parties in their... Read More

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

When it comes to fresh, McCormick and Schmick's has the market cornered. The freshness doesn't stop at food either: Each cocktail ordered has fresh-squeezed fruit juices... Read more

When it comes to fresh, McCormick and Schmick's has the market cornered. The freshness doesn't stop at food either: Each cocktail ordered has fresh-squeezed fruit juices balanced to perfection with the liquor of choice. Add that to its prime location in the heart of downtown and you've got one spectacular dining experience.

Next Chapter

Uptown

Approximately 6.62 miles from your location
Next Chapter

Next Chapter

Uptown

Approximately 6.62 miles from your location

Offers everything from burgers and tacos to live bands and DJs in Mt. Adams.

Offers everything from burgers and tacos to live bands and DJs in Mt. Adams.

Buffalo Wild Wings

East

Approximately 10.51 miles from your location

Buffalo Wild Wings

East

Approximately 10.51 miles from your location

Wings. Beer. Sports. That's what you're gonna get here. There are plenty of food options (salads, burgers, etc ...), but wings are the thing with 14 different sauces,... Read more

Wings. Beer. Sports. That's what you're gonna get here. There are plenty of food options (salads, burgers, etc ...), but wings are the thing with 14 different sauces, including Asian Zing and Mango Habanero. There are a slew of big screens to watch games on. And there are some trivia and video games, too. This is good to know... Read More

Heaven's Roast

East

Approximately 10.98 miles from your location

Heaven's Roast

East

Approximately 10.98 miles from your location

Get a little slice of heaven at this Loveland coffee shop. They roast their beans onsite and serve them by the pound. Of course, you can stop in for just one cup (or two... Read more

Get a little slice of heaven at this Loveland coffee shop. They roast their beans onsite and serve them by the pound. Of course, you can stop in for just one cup (or two), and pair it with a muffin, cookie or pastry. Besides roasting coffee, Heaven's Roast stays busy with open mic nights, trivia nights, coffee tastings and...... Read More

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