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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 and age. The region offers plenty of options where kids can be kids and the whole family can still enjoy great food.

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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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Buffalo Bob's Family Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.56 miles from your location

Buffalo Bob's Family Restaurant

South > Southwest

Approximately 16.56 miles from your location

Bob’s is known for their chicken wings. Won 2019 NKY’s best wings. They are a non smoking establishment but does allow smoking on the outdoor patio. Extensive bourbon... Read more

Bob’s is known for their chicken wings. Won 2019 NKY’s best wings. They are a non smoking establishment but does allow smoking on the outdoor patio. Extensive bourbon selection and 21 beers on tap. Live music during the summer. 

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Poke Hut

Downtown

Approximately 7.72 miles from your location
Poke Hut

Poke Hut

Downtown

Approximately 7.72 miles from your location

The first poke restaurant in the Greater Cincinnati area. Enjoy poke bowls, burritos, and salads.

The first poke restaurant in the Greater Cincinnati area. Enjoy poke bowls, burritos, and salads.

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Taste of Belgium

Uptown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location
Taste of Belgium (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Taste of Belgium

Uptown

Approximately 7.62 miles from your location

Spacious bistro serving Belgian cuisine, from waffles to moules frites, plus local and Belgian brews.

Spacious bistro serving Belgian cuisine, from waffles to moules frites, plus local and Belgian brews.

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Skyline Chili

East

Approximately 3.58 miles from your location
Skyline Chili coney and 3-way (photo: Skyline Chili)

Skyline Chili

East

Approximately 3.58 miles from your location

Proclaimed by many non-Cincinnati natives to be an acquired taste, most who were born and raised here can't remember life without Skyline (and those who move here quickly... Read more

Proclaimed by many non-Cincinnati natives to be an acquired taste, most who were born and raised here can't remember life without Skyline (and those who move here quickly become loyal as well). The chili, part of what makes Cincinnati the city we all know and love, has been made from the same Greek recipe since the first...... Read More

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Sleepy Bee Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location
Sleepy Bee Café

Sleepy Bee Cafe

Downtown

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

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

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

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Los Cabos

East

Approximately 7.78 miles from your location

Los Cabos

East

Approximately 7.78 miles from your location

You will really enjoy the authentic Mexican food while being surrounded in a bright, family-friendly atmosphere. The owner and the staff are open and treat you like family... Read more

You will really enjoy the authentic Mexican food while being surrounded in a bright, family-friendly atmosphere. The owner and the staff are open and treat you like family.The menu contains everything from chimichangas to sour cream enchiladas. The authentic taste of the food will make you feel as if your are actually eating in... Read More

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The Echo

Uptown

Approximately 4.76 miles from your location

The Echo

Uptown

Approximately 4.76 miles from your location

Opened in 1945, this neighborhood fixture offers ample portions of comfort food plus a full bar.

Gold Top Dairy Bar

North

Approximately 13.25 miles from your location

Gold Top Dairy Bar

North

Approximately 13.25 miles from your location

Stop by Gold Top Dairy Bar for those old-fashioned favorite summer treats, like drumsticks, soft serve with sprinkles or an extra thick malt or shake.

Stop by Gold Top Dairy Bar for those old-fashioned favorite summer treats, like drumsticks, soft serve with sprinkles or an extra thick malt or shake.

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First Watch

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

First Watch

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

First class, freshly made breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant.

First class, freshly made breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant.

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Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

North

Approximately 12.05 miles from your location

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

North

Approximately 12.05 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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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

North

Approximately 15.00 miles from your location

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen

North

Approximately 15.00 miles from your location

This seafood kitchen features dishes like shrimp creole and grits and Moroccan salmon and shrimp.

This seafood kitchen features dishes like shrimp creole and grits and Moroccan salmon and shrimp.

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The Cone

North

Approximately 18.10 miles from your location
The Cone (photo: @mrsbfastwnick)

The Cone

North

Approximately 18.10 miles from your location

Quirky soft-serve ice cream, yogurt, and ice stand shaped like a swirl cone, with family games and rides.

Quirky soft-serve ice cream, yogurt, and ice stand shaped like a swirl cone, with family games and rides.

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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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El Jinete Mexican Restuarant

East

Approximately 3.79 miles from your location

El Jinete Mexican Restuarant

East

Approximately 3.79 miles from your location

Serving Tex-Mex cuisine.

Serving Tex-Mex cuisine.

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Frenchie Fresh

North

Approximately 14.92 miles from your location

Frenchie Fresh

North

Approximately 14.92 miles from your location

Casual American classics with French influences offered at an airy counter serve with a roomy patio.

Casual American classics with French influences offered at an airy counter serve with a roomy patio.

Sammy's Craft Burgers & Beers

North

Approximately 11.19 miles from your location
Sammy's Gourmet Burgers

Sammy's Craft Burgers & Beers

North

Approximately 11.19 miles from your location

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

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

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Chipotle

East

Approximately 3.86 miles from your location

Chipotle

East

Approximately 3.86 miles from your location

Burritos, bowls, and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

Burritos, bowls, and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

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Terrace Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 6.67 miles from your location
Cincinnati Art Museum

Terrace Cafe

Uptown

Approximately 6.67 miles from your location

The Terrace Café offers a full menu with a variety of soups, salads and sandwiches inspired by works in our collection. A great way to enhance your visit! Enjoy views of... Read more

The Terrace Café offers a full menu with a variety of soups, salads and sandwiches inspired by works in our collection. A great way to enhance your visit! Enjoy views of the Cincinnati Art Museum’s Alice Bimel Courtyard and seating on the outdoor terrace during warm weather. Art Museum Members receive a 10% discount in the...... Read More

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Frisch's Big Boy

Uptown

Approximately 8.98 miles from your location

Frisch's Big Boy

Uptown

Approximately 8.98 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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Chipotle

East

Approximately 2.76 miles from your location

Chipotle

East

Approximately 2.76 miles from your location

Burritos, bowls, and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

Burritos, bowls, and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

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Li'l Goodie Shoppe

North

Approximately 18.60 miles from your location

Li'l Goodie Shoppe

North

Approximately 18.60 miles from your location

The family-owned Li'l Goodie Shoppe has any kind of ice cream concoction and flavor you can imagine, from big sundaes to malts to flurries. They also serve non-fat yogurt... Read more

The family-owned Li'l Goodie Shoppe has any kind of ice cream concoction and flavor you can imagine, from big sundaes to malts to flurries. They also serve non-fat yogurt and homemade sherbet.They have a very popular drive-thru, but you can also walk right up to the windows and eat your treat on the shaded picnic tables.

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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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Venice on Vine

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Venice on Vine

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Venice on Vine is run by Power Inspires Progress, a not-for-profit employment education program to help adults with employment barriers to have a job while studying for... Read more

Venice on Vine is run by Power Inspires Progress, a not-for-profit employment education program to help adults with employment barriers to have a job while studying for educational success. They offer pizzas, salads and hoagies. Catering available.

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Little River Bar and Grill

North

Approximately 29.01 miles from your location

Little River Bar and Grill

North

Approximately 29.01 miles from your location

Relax and enjoy the day when you drop by Little River Bar & Grill, LLC for a delicious home-cooked meal and live music. Built in the 1800s, the building our bar... Read more

Relax and enjoy the day when you drop by Little River Bar & Grill, LLC for a delicious home-cooked meal and live music. Built in the 1800s, the building our bar resides in is a cherished piece of history, positioned in the beautiful countryside by a gorgeous 78-mile bike trail, less than 10 miles away from Lebanon, OH.

Longhorn Steakhouse

North

Approximately 16.73 miles from your location

Longhorn Steakhouse

North

Approximately 16.73 miles from your location

Longhorn Steakhouse offers a casual, upbeat, family-friendly, Western-themed environment with efficient service. Longhorn has been grilling steaks for over 25 years and... Read more

Longhorn Steakhouse offers a casual, upbeat, family-friendly, Western-themed environment with efficient service. Longhorn has been grilling steaks for over 25 years and serving them up country-style.Features great steaks, chicken, wings, seafood, ribs, chops, burgers and sandwiches, salads and desserts.

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Joella's Hot Chicken

South > Southwest

Approximately 10.98 miles from your location

Joella's Hot Chicken

South > Southwest

Approximately 10.98 miles from your location

All-natural chicken that is brined overnight, fried golden brown, and sauced in your choice of unique spice blends.

All-natural chicken that is brined overnight, fried golden brown, and sauced in your choice of unique spice blends.

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Urban Grill on Main

North

Approximately 1.95 miles from your location

Urban Grill on Main

North

Approximately 1.95 miles from your location

Handcrafted Sandwiches, craft beverages, casual atmosphere and a coffee bar in the Farmhouse Room.

Handcrafted Sandwiches, craft beverages, casual atmosphere and a coffee bar in the Farmhouse Room.

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Buffalo Wild Wings

West

Approximately 13.05 miles from your location

Buffalo Wild Wings

West

Approximately 13.05 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

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Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 7.81 miles from your location
Taste of Belgium (photo: Wendy Pramik)

Taste of Belgium

Downtown

Approximately 7.81 miles from your location

Sweet and savory Belgian waffles and crepes plus artisanal-roasted coffees.

Sweet and savory Belgian waffles and crepes plus artisanal-roasted coffees.

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Applebee's

West

Approximately 12.62 miles from your location

Applebee's

West

Approximately 12.62 miles from your location

It's no question there is great food at your neighborhood Applebee's. The restaurant has an incredible daily happy hour, so you can save some cash on the tasty appetizers... Read more

It's no question there is great food at your neighborhood Applebee's. The restaurant has an incredible daily happy hour, so you can save some cash on the tasty appetizers and the 20 ounce glasses of beer. While you're eating and drinking, you might even get a history lesson-most walls are lined with pop culture memorabilia... Read More

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BurgerFi

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location
BurgerFi Burger (photo: Thadd Fiala)

BurgerFi

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Stylish, eco-minded chain serving grass-fed beef burgers, plus hot dogs, craft beer & wine.

Stylish, eco-minded chain serving grass-fed beef burgers, plus hot dogs, craft beer & wine.

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Bard's Burgers & Chili

South

Approximately 7.63 miles from your location

Bard's Burgers & Chili

South

Approximately 7.63 miles from your location

Fast-food joint serving burgers, chili, and sides in a colorful, straightforward space. 

Fast-food joint serving burgers, chili, and sides in a colorful, straightforward space. 

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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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Zablong Peculiar Pizza

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

Zablong Peculiar Pizza

Downtown

Approximately 7.39 miles from your location

This tasty pizza restaurant is a little out of the ordinary but still builds the best pizzas ever then bakes them in two minutes flat.

This tasty pizza restaurant is a little out of the ordinary but still builds the best pizzas ever then bakes them in two minutes flat.

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Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

North

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location
Brixx(photo:Barrel Vault Group)

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

North

Approximately 14.34 miles from your location

Wood Fired Pizzas and Craft Beer are perfectly paired in this laid back, casual dining restaurant - with a warm and fresh design, accented by locally reclaimed barnwood,... Read more

Wood Fired Pizzas and Craft Beer are perfectly paired in this laid back, casual dining restaurant - with a warm and fresh design, accented by locally reclaimed barnwood, brick walls and a large landscaped patio. Brixx is a specialty pizza spot known for their wood fired creations of not only pizza, but also wings and appetizers... Read More

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Lucius Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

Lucius Q

Downtown

Approximately 7.22 miles from your location

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

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

Flipdaddy's Burgers & Beer

East

Approximately 3.27 miles from your location

Flipdaddy's Burgers & Beer

East

Approximately 3.27 miles from your location

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

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

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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. 

Libby's Southern Comfort

South

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location
Libby's Southern Comfort (photo: Abby Davidson)

Libby's Southern Comfort

South

Approximately 7.37 miles from your location

Check out NKY's newest restaurant that plays homage to great southern cuisine and refreshing cocktails! Located in the heart of the Duveneck Square, you can enjoy a casual... Read more

Check out NKY's newest restaurant that plays homage to great southern cuisine and refreshing cocktails! Located in the heart of the Duveneck Square, you can enjoy a casual bar/eatery located in the historic home of Dixie Wholesale Grocery.  Try many dishes like their special-recipe fried chicken, oysters on the half shell,...... Read More

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Flipdaddy's Burgers & Beer

North

Approximately 13.78 miles from your location

Flipdaddy's Burgers & Beer

North

Approximately 13.78 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.

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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

Reality Tuesday Cafe

South > Southwest

Approximately 8.55 miles from your location
Reality Tuesday (photo: Erin Woiteshek)

Reality Tuesday Cafe

South > Southwest

Approximately 8.55 miles from your location

There's no need to rush at Reality Tuesday Cafe; this independent cafe in Park Hills is a place to sit back and relax. Grab a cup of joe and build your own breakfast... Read more

There's no need to rush at Reality Tuesday Cafe; this independent cafe in Park Hills is a place to sit back and relax. Grab a cup of joe and build your own breakfast sandwich--on a bagel, English muffin or pita bread. All pastries--donuts, muffins and scones--are handmade fresh daily. Try one of Reality's homemade sandwiches... Read More

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Silver Grove Dari-Bar

South > Southeast

Approximately 4.21 miles from your location
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Four Seasons Restaurant

East

Approximately 2.92 miles from your location

Four Seasons Restaurant

East

Approximately 2.92 miles from your location

Escape the ordinary during your next cruise down the Ohio. Four Seasons continues to be the premier spot for boaters to drop anchor and saunter up on deck for some serious... Read more

Escape the ordinary during your next cruise down the Ohio. Four Seasons continues to be the premier spot for boaters to drop anchor and saunter up on deck for some serious fine dining in a casual atmosphere. The nautically-themed restaurant serves a surf-and-turf type of combo with everything from grouper fingers to king crab... Read More

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