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Latin and Central American

Find Restaurants Serving Latin and Central American Cuisine 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 the tastes of Latin and Central America.

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Hot Head Burritos

East

Approximately 9.97 miles from your location

Hot Head Burritos

East

Approximately 9.97 miles from your location

Mexican burrito chain based in Kettering.

Mexican burrito chain based in Kettering.

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El Camino Latin Street Food

Uptown

Approximately 3.72 miles from your location

El Camino Latin Street Food

Uptown

Approximately 3.72 miles from your location

Latin-inspired restaurant with a focus on street food for people to grab and go.

Latin-inspired restaurant with a focus on street food for people to grab and go.

Chipotle

East

Approximately 5.98 miles from your location

Chipotle

East

Approximately 5.98 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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The Comet

Uptown

Approximately 10.46 miles from your location

The Comet

Uptown

Approximately 10.46 miles from your location

A rough-and-ready hangout dishing up Mexican eats and offering a pool table and frequent live music.

A rough-and-ready hangout dishing up Mexican eats and offering a pool table and frequent live music.

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Nada

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location
Nada (photo: Boca Restaurant Group)

Nada

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Trendy Mexican cantina with outdoor seating, festive cocktails, and upscale fare in a chic setting.

Trendy Mexican cantina with outdoor seating, festive cocktails, and upscale fare in a chic setting.

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El Rancho Grande

West

Approximately 15.82 miles from your location

El Rancho Grande

West

Approximately 15.82 miles from your location

El Rancho Grande is a colorful casual dining Mexican restaurant. That's a mouthful, and so is their Mexican cuisine, like burritos, fajitas and enchiladas. The big and... Read more

El Rancho Grande is a colorful casual dining Mexican restaurant. That's a mouthful, and so is their Mexican cuisine, like burritos, fajitas and enchiladas. The big and airy restaurant features a mural of the sky painted on the ceiling of the entrance and Mexican paintings are on the restaurant walls. Take your drinks out on the... Read More

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Bakersfield OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.57 miles from your location
Bakersfield OTR

Bakersfield OTR

Downtown

Approximately 7.57 miles from your location

Bakersfield OTR in now open in the Gateway Quarter. The tacos, tequila and whiskey bar on Vine Street is owned by Joe Lanni. Choose from a selection of 45 tequilas, 45... Read more

Bakersfield OTR in now open in the Gateway Quarter. The tacos, tequila and whiskey bar on Vine Street is owned by Joe Lanni. Choose from a selection of 45 tequilas, 45 American whiskeys and a menu of authentic Mexican street food.

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Allyn's

Uptown

Approximately 3.64 miles from your location

Allyn's

Uptown

Approximately 3.64 miles from your location

Allyn's is the kind of place you look for when you're on vacation. It has a laidback and fun atmosphere and serves food you might find if you were on the coast.... Read more

Allyn's is the kind of place you look for when you're on vacation. It has a laidback and fun atmosphere and serves food you might find if you were on the coast. Allyn's menu is very diverse, with items like Mexican enchiladas, Cajun catfish platter, alligator, jambalaya, wings and St. Louis ribs. There is a section on the menu... Read More

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Currito

Uptown

Approximately 7.86 miles from your location

Currito

Uptown

Approximately 7.86 miles from your location

Currito is a burrito joint similar to Chipotle: You walk in and order your burrito (or burrito bowl) and then watch it get sent down the assembly line. Here you can create... Read more

Currito is a burrito joint similar to Chipotle: You walk in and order your burrito (or burrito bowl) and then watch it get sent down the assembly line. Here you can create your own burrito as it is made, or pick one from the menu, such as the Mediterranean (with black bean hummus, tomato, cucumber, feta cheese with balsamic...... Read More

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MAIZE - Arepas & Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

MAIZE - Arepas & Bar

Downtown

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

Authentic Latin American cuisine. 

Authentic Latin American cuisine. 

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The Phelps Bar

Downtown

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

The Phelps Bar

Downtown

Approximately 6.95 miles from your location

The Phelps Bar features small bites, wines, and hand-crafted cocktails in a contemporary, urban atmosphere on the ground floor of the Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown.

The Phelps Bar features small bites, wines, and hand-crafted cocktails in a contemporary, urban atmosphere on the ground floor of the Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown.

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Mexican Restaurante y Taqueria El Valle Verde

South

Approximately 7.79 miles from your location

Mexican Restaurante y Taqueria El Valle Verde

South

Approximately 7.79 miles from your location

Do not let the outside fool you, this authentic Mexican restaurant is serving up authentic tacos, fajitas, and margaritas in the heart of Mainstrasse Village. 

Do not let the outside fool you, this authentic Mexican restaurant is serving up authentic tacos, fajitas, and margaritas in the heart of Mainstrasse Village. 

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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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Unataza Coffee

South

Approximately 5.32 miles from your location

Unataza Coffee

South

Approximately 5.32 miles from your location

Quality Honduranian coffee brewed special for the people of NKY and Cincinnati. 

Quality Honduranian coffee brewed special for the people of NKY and Cincinnati. 

Agave & Rye

North

Approximately 19.06 miles from your location

Agave & Rye

North

Approximately 19.06 miles from your location

Epic tacos piled high with delectable toppings, fillings, and held together by a hard and soft shell. Full bar serving up fresh margaritas and bourbon masterpieces. 

Epic tacos piled high with delectable toppings, fillings, and held together by a hard and soft shell. Full bar serving up fresh margaritas and bourbon masterpieces. 

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B&A Street Kitchen

Downtown

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

B&A Street Kitchen

Downtown

Approximately 7.69 miles from your location

Modern Tex-Mex and Southern favorites served all day in industrial-chic digs with a walk-up window.

Modern Tex-Mex and Southern favorites served all day in industrial-chic digs with a walk-up window.

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Butcher and Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 7.54 miles from your location
Butcher & Barrel (Photo: Stuart MacKenzie)

Butcher and Barrel

Downtown

Approximately 7.54 miles from your location

South American-style steakhouse serving craft cocktails in industrial, rustic-chic surrounds.

South American-style steakhouse serving craft cocktails in industrial, rustic-chic surrounds.

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Chipotle

West

Approximately 14.12 miles from your location

Chipotle

West

Approximately 14.12 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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Roll On In

Uptown

Approximately 8.03 miles from your location

Roll On In

Uptown

Approximately 8.03 miles from your location

Roll On In is a new concept Sushi Burrito restaurant offering a variety of mix ins and ingredients to help you create your own Sushi Burrito. Choose from multiple proteins... Read more

Roll On In is a new concept Sushi Burrito restaurant offering a variety of mix ins and ingredients to help you create your own Sushi Burrito. Choose from multiple proteins, extras, and unique options such as mango or asparagus.

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El Vaquero

North

Approximately 17.07 miles from your location

El Vaquero

North

Approximately 17.07 miles from your location

Several varieties of familiar Mexican favorites in a lively cantina with a happy-hour scene.

Several varieties of familiar Mexican favorites in a lively cantina with a happy-hour scene.

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El Rancho Grande

East

Approximately 6.04 miles from your location

El Rancho Grande

East

Approximately 6.04 miles from your location

El Rancho Grande has authentic Mexican cuisine with all of the favorites, along with a few surprises such as grilled tilapia and other seafood selections that go beyond... Read more

El Rancho Grande has authentic Mexican cuisine with all of the favorites, along with a few surprises such as grilled tilapia and other seafood selections that go beyond the standard tacos and fajitas. Vegetarian-friendly dishes and a number of salads make great choices for those in search of something a bit lighter. Happy hour... Read More

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Frida 602

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location
Frida 602

Frida 602

South

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

Whimsical, Frida Kahlo-inspired accents set the scene for creative Mexican eats and mezcal cocktails.

Whimsical, Frida Kahlo-inspired accents set the scene for creative Mexican eats and mezcal cocktails.

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Chuy's

North

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location
Tres leches cake at Chuy's (photo: Heather Johnson)

Chuy's

North

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

The traditional Tex-Mex cuisine includes enchiladas, nachos, quesadillas, and tacos. Every year on Elvis Presley's birthday January 8, most locations host the Elvis'... Read more

The traditional Tex-Mex cuisine includes enchiladas, nachos, quesadillas, and tacos. Every year on Elvis Presley's birthday January 8, most locations host the Elvis' Birthday Bash, during which an Elvis impersonator visits the restaurant. Chuy's also annually hosts a Green Chile Festival at its locations, celebrating the...... Read More

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Veracruz Mexican Grill

West

Approximately 10.09 miles from your location
Vera Cruz

Veracruz Mexican Grill

West

Approximately 10.09 miles from your location

Mexican grill offering authentic ingredients and generous portions.

Mexican grill offering authentic ingredients and generous portions.

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Chipotle

Uptown

Approximately 4.58 miles from your location

Chipotle

Uptown

Approximately 4.58 miles from your location

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

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Tostado's Grill

Uptown

Approximately 3.73 miles from your location

Tostado's Grill

Uptown

Approximately 3.73 miles from your location

A haunt popular for Red's fans and Red's players themselves, Tostado's has the hookup when it comes to drinking, partying and eclectic eats. Those may not seem... Read more

A haunt popular for Red's fans and Red's players themselves, Tostado's has the hookup when it comes to drinking, partying and eclectic eats. Those may not seem to go together, but Tostado's serves up multiple kinds of cuisine, such as German, Italian, and Mexican. Favorites from their Mexican items include the carnitas and...... Read More

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On the Rhine Eatery

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location
On the Rhine Eatery ( photo Abby Davidson)

On the Rhine Eatery

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

Located in the downtown Kroger on the second floor, you will find an array of local fare in a food hall setting, the first in Cincinnati, complete with a full-service bar... Read more

Located in the downtown Kroger on the second floor, you will find an array of local fare in a food hall setting, the first in Cincinnati, complete with a full-service bar and patio.  Local restaurants represented include: Eli's BBQ Dope Asian Street Fair Django Western Taco Kitchen 1883 Queen City Whip Kitchen 1883 and...... Read More

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Jefferson Social

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

Jefferson Social

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

Operated by the owners of Jefferson Hall, which closed in April of 2013, this venture is a neighborhood bar serving Mexican street food. On the menu: a variety of tacos,... Read more

Operated by the owners of Jefferson Hall, which closed in April of 2013, this venture is a neighborhood bar serving Mexican street food. On the menu: a variety of tacos, including barbacoa (braised beef) with pico de gallo, cilantro and cotija; beer-battered cod with napa cabbage and remoulade; spicy Mexican beer-braised pork... Read More

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La Ofrenda

Downtown

Approximately 7.82 miles from your location

La Ofrenda

Downtown

Approximately 7.82 miles from your location

Local bar celebrating the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema from the Gorilla Cinema group. La Ofrenda's soul offering is agave spirits with tequila being in the forefront with... Read more

Local bar celebrating the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema from the Gorilla Cinema group. La Ofrenda's soul offering is agave spirits with tequila being in the forefront with over 130 bottles stocked. Enjoy 2oz pours of tequila, mezcal, sotols and pechuga.  Enjoy a small food menu with tamales and and Spanish soups. 

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La Jaiba Seafood & Taqueria

North

Approximately 13.70 miles from your location

La Jaiba Seafood & Taqueria

North

Approximately 13.70 miles from your location

Authentic Mexican food, tacos, tortas, and mariscos. 

Authentic Mexican food, tacos, tortas, and mariscos. 

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Taqueria Mercado

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Taqueria Mercado

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Taqueria Mercado is an authentic taqueria. Serving tacos with eight kinds of meat, including carnitas, barbacoa, chicken chorizo, carne asada (grilled steak), pork and... Read more

Taqueria Mercado is an authentic taqueria. Serving tacos with eight kinds of meat, including carnitas, barbacoa, chicken chorizo, carne asada (grilled steak), pork and lengua (tongue). Their tacos are made with lots of chopped onions and fresh cilantro. Happy Hour runs 3-6 p.m. daily with live music on the weekends from a...... Read More

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Chipotle

Uptown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Chipotle

Uptown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

Burritos, bowls and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

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Agave & Rye

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Agave & Rye

South

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

Tequila and bourbon hall offering epic tacos and daily specials. 

Tequila and bourbon hall offering epic tacos and daily specials. 

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Chipotle

North

Approximately 13.64 miles from your location

Chipotle

North

Approximately 13.64 miles from your location

Burritos, bowls and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

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Condado Tacos

Uptown

Approximately 5.03 miles from your location

Condado Tacos

Uptown

Approximately 5.03 miles from your location

Laid-back spot for margaritas & tacos with your own fillings, like beef brisket & "dirty sauce." 

Laid-back spot for margaritas & tacos with your own fillings, like beef brisket & "dirty sauce." 

Cancun- Newport Riverfront

Riverfront

Approximately 6.24 miles from your location

Cancun- Newport Riverfront

Riverfront

Approximately 6.24 miles from your location

Cancun is a casual Mexican restaurant known for it's strong margaritas delivered in pitchers. The menu boasts popular favorites, like the carmones a la diabla (grilled... Read more

Cancun is a casual Mexican restaurant known for it's strong margaritas delivered in pitchers. The menu boasts popular favorites, like the carmones a la diabla (grilled shrimp in a spicy sauce), sizzling fajitas and chile verde: pork, chicken or steak served with a zesty green sauce.

Che

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location
Che (photo: Lisa Colina)

Che

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location

Argentinian-owned and operated restaurant and bar serving food "the way Grandma made". Delicious.

Argentinian-owned and operated restaurant and bar serving food "the way Grandma made". Delicious.

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Chipotle

West

Approximately 12.87 miles from your location

Chipotle

West

Approximately 12.87 miles from your location

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

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Currito

Uptown

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

Currito

Uptown

Approximately 6.37 miles from your location

Pushing beyond ordinary Mexican flavors, Currito is a Cincinnati based burrito chain with internationally inspired burritos, real fruit smoothies, and delicious salads.... Read more

Pushing beyond ordinary Mexican flavors, Currito is a Cincinnati based burrito chain with internationally inspired burritos, real fruit smoothies, and delicious salads. Currito offers the classic burrito with cilantro-lime rice, beans and cheese. But if you're not in the mood for Mexican, you've got options: Bangkok, teriyaki... Read More

Chipotle

Uptown

Approximately 8.13 miles from your location

Chipotle

Uptown

Approximately 8.13 miles from your location

Burritos, bowls and rolls made with farm fresh ingredients.

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Delwood Eat & Drink

East

Approximately 3.70 miles from your location
Delwood(photo:Mike Wiseman)

Delwood Eat & Drink

East

Approximately 3.70 miles from your location

Using influences from Latin America, this full service restaurant is serving up big flavor from the kitchen and with craft cocktails, beer, and wine at the bar. Enjoy... Read more

Using influences from Latin America, this full service restaurant is serving up big flavor from the kitchen and with craft cocktails, beer, and wine at the bar. Enjoy dishes like tostones, Delwood Nuggets, Fried Chicken Sandwich, and their Papa a la Huancain salad.

Mita's

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location
Mitas Ceviche Tapas

Mita's

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location

Mita's is the second restaurant from acclaimed Chef Jose Salazar is named after his Colombian grandmother, his 'Mita.' The menu focuses on both the traditional and modern... Read more

Mita's is the second restaurant from acclaimed Chef Jose Salazar is named after his Colombian grandmother, his 'Mita.' The menu focuses on both the traditional and modern foods and beverages of Spain and Latin America - with tapas, ceviches, cured hams, cheeses and large plates.

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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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