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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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Stone Creek Dining Company

North

Approximately 9.09 miles from your location
Moerlein Lager House

Stone Creek Dining Company

North

Approximately 9.09 miles from your location

Stylish surroundings compliment an American menu of uspcale fare including crab cakes, steaks, and pasta.

Stylish surroundings compliment an American menu of uspcale fare including crab cakes, steaks, and pasta.

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Brick and Mortar

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location
The Cincinnatian Hotel

Brick and Mortar

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

Upscale Gastro-Pub. Casual service with locally-influenced menu.  Located at The Cincinnatian Hotel Click here for reservations. 

Upscale Gastro-Pub. Casual service with locally-influenced menu.  Located at The Cincinnatian Hotel Click here for reservations. 

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Bru Burger Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location
BRU Burger (photo: Thadd Fiala)

Bru Burger Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

A chic spot for burgers and other bites paired with a lengthy beer list.

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

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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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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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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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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

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Johnny's Italian Steakhouse

North

Approximately 15.73 miles from your location

Johnny's Italian Steakhouse

North

Approximately 15.73 miles from your location

Johnny’s is a distinctly upscale steakhouse complimented with a rich Italian background featuring traditional and innovative items and a superior wine list. The classic... Read more

Johnny’s is a distinctly upscale steakhouse complimented with a rich Italian background featuring traditional and innovative items and a superior wine list. The classic interior is reminiscent of the supper clubs of yesteryear. The sophisticated design of the restaurant is welcoming and warm; the illuminated lighting creates an... Read More

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York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

York St. Cafe

South > Riverfront

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

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

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

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Parkers Blue Ash Tavern

North

Approximately 9.86 miles from your location
Parkers Blue Ash Tavern

Parkers Blue Ash Tavern

North

Approximately 9.86 miles from your location

Traditinal American fare presented in a lodgelike room with a separate bar hosting live music.

Traditinal American fare presented in a lodgelike room with a separate bar hosting live music.

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Paxton's Grill

East

Approximately 13.41 miles from your location

Paxton's Grill

East

Approximately 13.41 miles from your location

Housed in one of Loveland's oldest buildings, Paxton's is a family-friendly establishment providing good food at reasonable prices in a comfortable setting.

Housed in one of Loveland's oldest buildings, Paxton's is a family-friendly establishment providing good food at reasonable prices in a comfortable setting.

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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.

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The View at Shires' Garden

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location
The View at Shires (photo: Stuart MacKenzie)

The View at Shires' Garden

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Standing high above the city on the 10th floor of the City Club Apartments, at 309 Vine Street; resurrected from the history that has stood here before our time, The View... Read more

Standing high above the city on the 10th floor of the City Club Apartments, at 309 Vine Street; resurrected from the history that has stood here before our time, The View at Shires’ Garden is inspired by the first amusement resort in this part of the country, Shires’ Garden.   This beautiful restaurant and amazing outdoor patio... Read More

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Berd's Grill & Bar

North

Approximately 19.41 miles from your location

Berd's Grill & Bar

North

Approximately 19.41 miles from your location

Local family friendly sports bar focused on fresh, high-quality bar food and beverages. 

Local family friendly sports bar focused on fresh, high-quality bar food and beverages. 

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.

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Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 20.73 miles from your location

Richards Pizza

North

Approximately 20.73 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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Chandler's Burger Bistro

West

Approximately 15.06 miles from your location

Chandler's Burger Bistro

West

Approximately 15.06 miles from your location

Relaxed, roomy, neighborhood pub with generous burgers and local craft beers, plus TVs showing sports.

Relaxed, roomy, neighborhood pub with generous burgers and local craft beers, plus TVs showing sports.

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Buffalo Wings & Rings

East

Approximately 4.10 miles from your location

Buffalo Wings & Rings

East

Approximately 4.10 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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Gaslight Bar & Grill

Uptown

Approximately 8.50 miles from your location

Gaslight Bar & Grill

Uptown

Approximately 8.50 miles from your location

Gaslight Bar & Grill is more than just a restaurant and bar: It’s a piece of Clifton history. For 60 years the building housed The Clifton Branch Library that was a... Read more

Gaslight Bar & Grill is more than just a restaurant and bar: It’s a piece of Clifton history. For 60 years the building housed The Clifton Branch Library that was a fixture on Ludlow Avenue. The Clifton Bar & Grill still maintains this special atmosphere with an eclectic mix of people coming together to relax, hang out... Read More

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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.

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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

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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.  

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Ruby Tuesday

East

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Ruby Tuesday

East

Approximately 7.14 miles from your location

Enjoy a family-friendly, casual dining experience.An array of menu items here-including a wide choice of appetizers, soups, salads, steaks, pasta, seafood, ribs, 12 types... Read more

Enjoy a family-friendly, casual dining experience.An array of menu items here-including a wide choice of appetizers, soups, salads, steaks, pasta, seafood, ribs, 12 types of burgers, platters and Ruby's stackers.

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Ertel Cellars Winery

West

Approximately 44.85 miles from your location
Ertell Cellars

Ertel Cellars Winery

West

Approximately 44.85 miles from your location

Located on 200 acres of fertile soil of the Indiana rolling hills, Ertel Cellars Winery has maintained its own vineyard since 1999. After several years of selling the... Read more

Located on 200 acres of fertile soil of the Indiana rolling hills, Ertel Cellars Winery has maintained its own vineyard since 1999. After several years of selling the grapes to local wineries the Ertel family decided to open their own winery and restaurant in 2006. Nestled in the lush Indiana countryside, the winery produces... Read More

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Panera Bread

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Panera Bread

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Panera Bread has all the fixings to get your day started off right. This cafe and bakery serves both house and specialty coffees along with an assortment of tempting... Read more

Panera Bread has all the fixings to get your day started off right. This cafe and bakery serves both house and specialty coffees along with an assortment of tempting pastries and fresh bread. Stop by for lunch or dinner for one of their soups in a bread bowl or a sandwich and salad combo.

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Doc's Place

North

Approximately 25.03 miles from your location

Doc's Place

North

Approximately 25.03 miles from your location

Doc's Place is a very quaint neighborhood bar with more than just your average bar food. They had the usual burgers and wings, but also have a dinner menu of pasta, rib... Read more

Doc's Place is a very quaint neighborhood bar with more than just your average bar food. They had the usual burgers and wings, but also have a dinner menu of pasta, rib eye steak, filet, chicken and seafood that they serve in the dining room. Stop by Wednesday-Saturday for live jazz, blues and acoustic music.

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Fifty West Brewing Company

East

Approximately 3.23 miles from your location
Fifty West Brewing

Fifty West Brewing Company

East

Approximately 3.23 miles from your location

All the beers brewed at Fifty West Brewing Company have been hand-made in small batches with a focus on craftsmanship, tradition, innovation, and patience.

All the beers brewed at Fifty West Brewing Company have been hand-made in small batches with a focus on craftsmanship, tradition, innovation, and patience.

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N.Y.P.D. Pizza

North

Approximately 9.99 miles from your location

N.Y.P.D. Pizza

North

Approximately 9.99 miles from your location

Quick, friendly and delicious, NYPD pizza offers great pizza at great prices! It also offers a selection of hoagies, subs, wings and spaghetti. Visit the Web site to get... Read more

Quick, friendly and delicious, NYPD pizza offers great pizza at great prices! It also offers a selection of hoagies, subs, wings and spaghetti. Visit the Web site to get coupons for even better deals.

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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.

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.

The Blind Pig

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location
The Blind Pig (photo: Kim Conteen)

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

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Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 23.31 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

North

Approximately 23.31 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 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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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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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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