Eat & Drink

Get Your Fill

Find your new favorite place to grab a bite or share a drink with friends downtown.



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The Confetti Room


The Confetti Room provides the ultimate venue & decor studio for your next chic event. Located in the heart of Cincinnati's OTR neighborhood, catering to your need for an intimate social canvas to host Bridal & Baby Showers as well as  your Rehearsal Dinner needs., The Confetti Room can accommodate up to 75 guests for a seated reception.

Address: 1531 Race Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 446-1650

Simply Rolled Ice Cream


The shop offers made-to-order ice cream creations with a vegan-friendly option and over 20 toppings and mix-ins. It also offers 10 signature ice cream rolls such as the Pina Colada, Buckeye Madness and seasonal rolls like Orange Rollsicle and Cotton Candy Fizzaz.

Address: 32 W. 12th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 407-8917

O’Malley’s in the Alley

Central Business District

The second oldest bar in Cincinnati is a local favorite for those looking for a bite to eat, have a drink, or gear up or cool down from watching the Reds or Bengals. Streetcar Stop #18: Fountain Square

Address: 25 Ogden Place, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-3114

Nostalgia Wine & Jazz Lounge


Nostalgia is an intimate jazz lounge, wine bar located in the heart of OTR, offering over 40 wines by the glass and/or bottle (eight of which are on tap!) with a focus on highlighting women & minority winemakers and producers.

Address: 1432 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 400-8624


Central Business District

Mood lifting, drool worthy, Mexican-inspired food & drink with heartfelt hospitality. Streetcar Stop #3: Richter & Phillips station, 6th & Main

Address: 600 Walnut Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 721-6232

Music Hall/Private Dining


Music Hall/Private Dining Built in 1877 for the Cincinnati May Festival, Music Hall contains one of the largest and most acoustically perfect concert halls in North America, the 3,397-seat Springer Auditorium. Also within Music Hall: the Ballroom (one of the largest event spaces in the city), Corbett Tower and the Critic's Club. Streetcar Stop #8: 14th & Elm

Address: 1243 Elm Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 744-3344


Central Business District

Eclectic, farm-inspired menu focuses on foods and beverages of Spain and Latin America, with tapas, ceviches, cured hams, cheeses and large plates.

Address: 100 W. Fifth Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 421-6482



Boozy Milkshakes ⟡ Juicy Burgers ⟡ Speedy Service

Address: 1106 Race Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Maverick Chocolate

Findlay Market

A craft bean-to-bar chocolate maker, with the factory and store located at Findlay Market. Streetcar Stop #10: Findlay Market - Elm

Address: 129 Elder Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-0561


LouVino opened its first Restaurant & Wine Bar in Louisville in 2014, aspiring to offer a place where visitors could enjoy a nice glass of wine with amazing food in a hip yet relaxed atmosphere without a pretentious feel. It now features an inspired menu created by renowned Chef Tavis Rockwell and an extensive wine list curated by Sommelier Gracie Peter.

Address: 1142 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Lost & Found OTR


Neighborhood cocktail bar in a creative, art-filled environment. with an inventive drink menu and small bites.

Address: 22 E. 14th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (480) 621-1394

Iris BookCafe


Buys and sells used and collectible books and records. Cafe menu features natural, locavore foods from vegan to salmon, smoothies, ice cream, coffees and teas. Secret garden. Photo exhibitions. Wi-fi. Open for Final Friday Gallery Walk.

Address: 1331 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-2665

1215 Wine Bar & Coffee Lab


Breakfast, lunch, coffee and drinks. Streetcar Stop: #7 12th & Vine

Address: 1215 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 429-5745

Abby Girl Sweets Cupcakery

Central Business District

Family-run cupcake shop, owned and operated by a husband and wife team and named for daughter Abby, chief taste tester.

Address: 41 W. Fifth Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 335-0898

Abigail Street


Modern, Mediterranean cuisine and wine bar. Streetcar Stop #7: 12th & Vine

Address: 1214 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 421-4040

Alabama Fish Bar

Findlay Market

Carry-out fried fish and chips. Streetcar Stop #13: Liberty & Race

Address: 1605 Race Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 241-2255

Aladdin’s Eatery + Lounge OTR


Serving healthy and flavorful Lebanese-American foods, including a wide variety of meals for every palate, with over 40 vegetarian dishes, 30 vegan dishes, 40 gluten-free dishes and 40 meat and chicken dishes (antibiotic-free). Streetcar Stop #6: Hanke Exchange station, 12th & Main

Address: 1203 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-0395

Alcove by Madtree


Located at 1410 Vine Street in Cincinnati’s historic Over the Rhine district, Alcove is a bar and restaurant that is warm, inviting and casual and features MadTree beers and house-made cocktails, sustainably-sourced wines and a range of seasonal farm-to-table offerings from chef Stephen Williams. Alcove is open for dinner seven days a week with lunch/brunch available Friday through Sunday. Alcove’s main space features a large bar, lounge seating, dining areas and two intimate private dining rooms for small groups. Connected by expansive windows that run the length of the building, the main space opens to one of the city center’s rare outdoor spaces. Under the canopy of four large trees, Alcove’s outdoor patio offers shade and space for lounging and dining. It connects to a lively greenhouse bar filled with vibrant plants and two plant chandeliers. Herbs growing in this greenhouse are used in house-made cocktails.

Address: 1410 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202



While Alice, a new bar in Over-the-Rhine, opened in late June, doesn’t take its name or inspiration from the one of Wonderland fame, the spot is just as charming and beguiling. Located in an old garage-warehouse on the corner of East Liberty and Main streets, Alice stands apart from the other bar options in the area with colorful industrial vibes and clever cocktails.

Address: 1432 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Allez Bakery


Allez Bakery offers carefully prepared sourdough and other baked breads and sandwiches wrapped to go, or delivered through 53T's bicycle courier service. Streetcar Stop #6: Hanke Exchange Station, 12th & Main

Address: 1208 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 549-7371

Americano Burger Bar

Central Business District

Features a menu of 10 burgers made with the freshest ingredients around, as well as iconic American favorites including onion rings, brats and milkshakes, which can be made with or without alcohol, as well as soups and salads at lunch. Streetcar Stop #18: Fountain Square

Address: 545 Race Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 721-8483

Arnold’s Bar & Grill

Central Business District

Cincinnati's longest continuously operating bar and grill, dating back to 1861. Eclectic Mediterranean and traditional American cuisine. Year-round courtyard features music Tuesday to Saturday evenings.

Address: 210 E. Eighth Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 421-6234

Aster Social Sippery

Central Business District

Located on the third floor with 25-foot ceilings and wood rafters, this bar features craft cocktails and a rotating selection of high-end bar fare, as well as a brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays. Streetcar Stop #18: Fountain Square

Address: 8 E. Fourth Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-0956

Auntie Anne’s

Central Business District

The Carew Tower Auntie Anne's serves its original pretzels, cinnamon pretzels, pretzel dogs, miniature pretzels, pepperoni pretzels and pepperoni nuggets as well as frozen and original lemonades. Auntie Anne's will deliver through services like Doordash and UberEats.

Address: 441 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202