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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

19 Steak & Seafood

West

Approximately 37.42 miles from your location

19 Steak & Seafood

West

Approximately 37.42 miles from your location

1816 marks the year Indiana joined the United States as the 19th state in the Union. Known early on as the "Crossroads of America," settlers were drawn to Indiana for the... Read more

1816 marks the year Indiana joined the United States as the 19th state in the Union. Known early on as the "Crossroads of America," settlers were drawn to Indiana for the rich & fertile farmland enriching the state in culinary history. 19 Steak & Seafood pays tribute to the state's remarkable cuisine with the best cuts... Read More

Trifecta Eatery

North

Approximately 24.17 miles from your location

Trifecta Eatery

North

Approximately 24.17 miles from your location

Trifecta Eatery has all your favorites right out of the gate: Big Juicy Burgers, Savory Wings, Scrumptious Flatbread Pizza, and the best Bacon Cheddar Fries to ever grace... Read more

Trifecta Eatery has all your favorites right out of the gate: Big Juicy Burgers, Savory Wings, Scrumptious Flatbread Pizza, and the best Bacon Cheddar Fries to ever grace your palate. All this and much more are waiting for you! Hot, fast and fresh, the Trifecta Eatery is always a winning bet! Located at Miami Valley Gaming

Red Rose Jems Pizzeria

North

Approximately 11.67 miles from your location

Red Rose Jems Pizzeria

North

Approximately 11.67 miles from your location

Pizza parlor offering specialty and build-your-own pizzas, grinders, salads, and more.

Pizza parlor offering specialty and build-your-own pizzas, grinders, salads, and more.

City View Tavern

Uptown

Approximately 6.75 miles from your location

City View Tavern

Uptown

Approximately 6.75 miles from your location

Appropriately named for its view of the Cincinnati skyline, City View Tavern is a traditional, unpretentious bar located in Mount Adams. The patio is the most cherished... Read more

Appropriately named for its view of the Cincinnati skyline, City View Tavern is a traditional, unpretentious bar located in Mount Adams. The patio is the most cherished part of this little tavern because of its awesome view of the city. The burgers are said to rival those of Zip's in Mount Lookout, and the bloody Marys are...... Read More

Machine Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Machine Room

Downtown

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Let's face it, baseball games can be just about as hot as Satan's bachelor pad. So say you're at Great American Ball Park and you're soaking up the sun (and maybe the... Read more

Let's face it, baseball games can be just about as hot as Satan's bachelor pad. So say you're at Great American Ball Park and you're soaking up the sun (and maybe the seats too), you want some food but just can't motivate yourself to get up. The Machine Room is your motivational solution. The fully air-conditioned restaurant is... Read More

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.

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

Coppin's Restaurant and Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location
Coppin's

Coppin's Restaurant and Bar

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Coppin's unique culinary position represents influences from Covington's Northern and Southern neighbors highlighting local craft beers, cider and sodas along with wine... Read more

Coppin's unique culinary position represents influences from Covington's Northern and Southern neighbors highlighting local craft beers, cider and sodas along with wine and cocktails on draft. Located inside Hotel Covington

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.

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

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

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.

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.

Brown Dog Cafe

North

Approximately 10.79 miles from your location
Brown Dog Cafe (photo: Travis Brandner)

Brown Dog Cafe

North

Approximately 10.79 miles from your location

Relaxed fine-dining destination with an eclectic American menu featuring wild game and martinis.

Relaxed fine-dining destination with an eclectic American menu featuring wild game and martinis.

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.

Wild Eggs

Downtown

Approximately 7.10 miles from your location

Wild Eggs

Downtown

Approximately 7.10 miles from your location

Restaurant chain serving breakfast, sandwiches, salads, and soups in a warm, contemporary setting.

Restaurant chain serving breakfast, sandwiches, salads, and soups in a warm, contemporary setting.

River View Buffet

West

Approximately 27.07 miles from your location

River View Buffet

West

Approximately 27.07 miles from your location

Visit the River View Buffet and dine on delicious all-you-care-to-eat bounty of food with a beautiful setting to match. Feast on carved meats, country barbecue, delectable... Read more

Visit the River View Buffet and dine on delicious all-you-care-to-eat bounty of food with a beautiful setting to match. Feast on carved meats, country barbecue, delectable Italian fare and an array of fresh salads and desserts while overlooking the scenic Ohio River. Located at Rising Star Casino  

J. Alexander's

Uptown

Approximately 5.14 miles from your location

J. Alexander's

Uptown

Approximately 5.14 miles from your location

This elegantly designed steakhouse inside the Rookwood Commons shopping center prides itself on upscale, yet casual dining with an air of professionalism throughout. It's... Read more

This elegantly designed steakhouse inside the Rookwood Commons shopping center prides itself on upscale, yet casual dining with an air of professionalism throughout. It's contemporary in design and cuisine, which makes for a nice evening after a long day of shopping. Make sure to sit on the patio if it's a nice day.

MOTR Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

MOTR Pub

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Easygoing hangout with local art on the walls, featuring live rock bands and hearty comfort fare.

Easygoing hangout with local art on the walls, featuring live rock bands and hearty comfort fare.

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.

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

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.

The Ole Roadhouse

West

Approximately 12.03 miles from your location

The Ole Roadhouse

West

Approximately 12.03 miles from your location

Come as you are to this neighborhood bar with a great outdoor patio. The Ole Roadhouse offers standard pub fare and live acoustic music.

Come as you are to this neighborhood bar with a great outdoor patio. The Ole Roadhouse offers standard pub fare and live acoustic music.

Otto's

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location
Otto's

Otto's

South

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Intimate, refined American bistro known for its fried green tomatoes and Sunday brunch.

Intimate, refined American bistro known for its fried green tomatoes and Sunday brunch.

Frisch's Big Boy

South > Southeast

Approximately 13.97 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

South > Southeast

Approximately 13.97 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

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.

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.

Bar Louie

East

Approximately 2.09 miles from your location

Bar Louie

East

Approximately 2.09 miles from your location

Upbeat grill chain with American grub, martinis, and microbrews plus happy-hour deals.  

Upbeat grill chain with American grub, martinis, and microbrews plus happy-hour deals.  

Pies & Pints

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

Pies & Pints

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 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.

Flipdaddy's Burgers & Beer

South > Southwest

Approximately 18.48 miles from your location

Flipdaddy's Burgers & Beer

South > Southwest

Approximately 18.48 miles from your location

Gourmet burgers with global toppings and 60+ beers served on a patio and in a modern dining room.

Gourmet burgers with global toppings and 60+ beers served on a patio and in a modern dining room.

Arcade Legacy: Bar Edition

North

Approximately 9.84 miles from your location

Arcade Legacy: Bar Edition

North

Approximately 9.84 miles from your location

Arcade Legacy: Bar Edition combines three of your favorite things: video games, alcohol, and food! Choose from 50 arcade games and pinball machines plus classic console... Read more

Arcade Legacy: Bar Edition combines three of your favorite things: video games, alcohol, and food! Choose from 50 arcade games and pinball machines plus classic console games for NES, Super NES, Nintendo 64, and Sega Genesis. Enjoy hot dogs and nachos as you sip on a craft beer or mixed drink.

Market Street Grille

West

Approximately 26.37 miles from your location

Market Street Grille

West

Approximately 26.37 miles from your location

Located in a three-story building dating from 1848 in the heart of Harrison, the Market Street Grille offers a touch of casual elegance. The menu includes the restaurant's... Read more

Located in a three-story building dating from 1848 in the heart of Harrison, the Market Street Grille offers a touch of casual elegance. The menu includes the restaurant's award-winning potato soup and entres ranging from jambalaya to meat loaf. Catering and a private party room are available.

Silver Spring House

North

Approximately 12.63 miles from your location

Silver Spring House

North

Approximately 12.63 miles from your location

This informal, long-running American eatery and bar features over 40 TVs and outdoor seating.

This informal, long-running American eatery and bar features over 40 TVs and outdoor seating.

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

The Pub at Rookwood Mews

Uptown

Approximately 5.10 miles from your location

The Pub at Rookwood Mews

Uptown

Approximately 5.10 miles from your location

British-inspired pub with a wraparound bar serving comfort eats and pints in charming, old-world digs.

British-inspired pub with a wraparound bar serving comfort eats and pints in charming, old-world digs.

Ludlow Bromley Yacht Club

South > Riverfront

Approximately 9.95 miles from your location

Ludlow Bromley Yacht Club

South > Riverfront

Approximately 9.95 miles from your location

Feed all five senses at the Ludlow Bromley Yacht Club. Watch the sun set over the Ohio River. Dock your boat at the marina. For the uninitiated, LBYC is a totally laid-... Read more

Feed all five senses at the Ludlow Bromley Yacht Club. Watch the sun set over the Ohio River. Dock your boat at the marina. For the uninitiated, LBYC is a totally laid-back outdoor bar on the Ohio River that serves beer in cans and only takes cash. It caters to both the moneyed and the mulleted. Each weeknight, it has a... Read... Read More

Velvet Smoke BBQ

West

Approximately 25.26 miles from your location

Velvet Smoke BBQ

West

Approximately 25.26 miles from your location

VS.Que is a 5-time Grand Champion competitive cooking team founded in 2009 who competes on the KCBS professional BBQ circuit and serves their championship barbeque to the... Read more

VS.Que is a 5-time Grand Champion competitive cooking team founded in 2009 who competes on the KCBS professional BBQ circuit and serves their championship barbeque to the Cincinnati metro area.

Matt the Miller's Tavern

North

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Matt the Miller's Tavern

North

Approximately 7.51 miles from your location

Upscale tavern serving an extensive menu, ranging from flatbreads to steaks, and also offering numerous beers.

Upscale tavern serving an extensive menu, ranging from flatbreads to steaks, and also offering numerous beers.

Zola Pub and Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Zola Pub and Grill

South > Riverfront

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Upbeat gathering spot for burgers, pizza, wings, and drinks, with sidewalk seating and frequent specials.

Upbeat gathering spot for burgers, pizza, wings, and drinks, with sidewalk seating and frequent specials.

The Elusive Cow

South

Approximately 5.78 miles from your location

The Elusive Cow

South

Approximately 5.78 miles from your location

Classic menu items made with high-quality, locally sourced ingredients.

Classic menu items made with high-quality, locally sourced ingredients.

Branch Hill Coffee

East

Approximately 11.25 miles from your location

Branch Hill Coffee

East

Approximately 11.25 miles from your location

Enjoy some morning coffee in this enchantingly quaint spot in Loveland. It's a yellow house surrounded by a remarkably colorful garden. Beside the flavored coffees and... Read more

Enjoy some morning coffee in this enchantingly quaint spot in Loveland. It's a yellow house surrounded by a remarkably colorful garden. Beside the flavored coffees and specialty drinks, Branch Hill offers soups, sandwiches and baked goodies. The outdoor patio is a charming place to enjoy a drink with friends. It's near the...... Read More

Dixie Chili and Deli

South > Southwest

Approximately 13.44 miles from your location
Dixie Chili

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.

Mitchell's Fish Market

North

Approximately 14.39 miles from your location

Mitchell's Fish Market

North

Approximately 14.39 miles from your location

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

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

Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Lalo

Downtown

Approximately 7.30 miles from your location

Creative, Asian-inspired BBQ fare is the focus of this modern restaurant with a chill vibe.

Creative, Asian-inspired BBQ fare is the focus of this modern restaurant with a chill vibe.

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.

Montgomery Inn Fort Mitchell

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.21 miles from your location
Montgomery Inn Fort Mitchell

Montgomery Inn Fort Mitchell

South > Southwest

Approximately 11.21 miles from your location

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salads and seafood. Two additional locations: Montgomery (the original establishment) and The... Read more

Veteran barbeque chain dishing up classic meat dishes in sauce, plus salads and seafood. Two additional locations: Montgomery (the original establishment) and The Boathouse

Green Derby Kentucky Bistro

South

Approximately 6.31 miles from your location

Green Derby Kentucky Bistro

South

Approximately 6.31 miles from your location

Fresh, updated historic restaurant in the heart of Newport. Famous for the Best Fish Sandwich, also serves steaks, chops, fish, pasta, salads, burgers, sandwiches, full... Read more

Fresh, updated historic restaurant in the heart of Newport. Famous for the Best Fish Sandwich, also serves steaks, chops, fish, pasta, salads, burgers, sandwiches, full bar, large bourbon selection, craft beer, wine list. Prime Rib and BBQ Ribs on weekends. Daily specials. Try Woodford Bread Pudding with Bourbon Vanilla Cream... Read More

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