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Pontiac Bourbon & BBQ (Review)

Pontiac Bourbon & BBQ presents a meaty mash-up for the masses

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 11, 2015
There once was a time in Cincinnati’s storied barbecue history when Montgomery Inn was regarded as the pinnacle of divine meatiness, or so our generation is told repeatedly by our grandparents.  

Valentine’s Day: Baller or Bust

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 11, 2015
You, yes you, the one with the sad-sack look on your face lurking in the cheap and cheesy Valentine’s Day aisle at the grocery store. We see you, and we know exactly what happened. 
  

Mardi Gras on Madison (Review)

New Orleans to Go food truck opens an authentic Creole café in East Walnut Hills

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 4, 2015
In January, Latoya “Toya” Foster of New Orleans to Go food truck fame opened a brick-and-mortar version of her Cajun/Creole vittles called Mardi Gras on Madison in East Walnut Hills.   

Krueger's Tavern (Review)

Thunderdome Restaurant Group takes on bar food with Krueger’s Tavern —and crushes it

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Here’s the thing: Krueger’s Tavern serves some German food, but I would not call it a German restaurant. In fact, the men behind the concept describe it as “New American.”   

A Farmer in Winter

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Sidle up to a farmers market on a summer Saturday and you’re spoiled for choice between tables piled high with brightly colored produce, fresh cuts of meat, loaves of bread and gorgeous flowers.   

Culinary Crystal Ball

Local chefs dish on the food trends they want to see (or not see) in 2015

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Here you go, folks. Another one of those lists telling you what’s hot in the world of food.  

Apothecary-Themed Cocktail Bar to Open in OTR

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 20, 2015
If there's one thing we like in Over-the-Rhine, it's enjoying a bit of updated history while we dine and drink. And that's what proprietors Stuart King and Julia Petiprin aim to bring to the corner of 13th and Republic streets with their new apothecary-themed cocktail bar.   

Orchids at Palm Court Awarded AAA Five Diamond Award

0 Comments · Friday, January 16, 2015
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza’s Orchids at Palm Court has been awarded AAA's Five-Diamond Award for 2015.  

Barrio (Review)

Northside eatery goes “Tex-Mex plus” under new ownership

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Barrio Tequileria proprietor Thomas Placke calls the food at his Northside bar “Tex-Mex plus.”   

Slice of the Pie

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 14, 2015
This spring, the ever-burgeoning neighborhood of East Walnut Hills will become home to the city’s first pie bakery when O Pie O opens its doors. 
  

The Weekly Juicery (Review)

The Weekly Juicery shines for juicing fans and skeptics alike

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 7, 2015
The Kentucky-based company just opened its first Cincinnati location in December, strategically placing the cozy, colorful shop in the very center of Hyde Park Square.   

Collective Espresso Expands to Northside

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Collective Espresso now offers two of the city’s finest coffee shops found off the beaten path.
  

Tom + Chee Expanding into Texas

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Apparently the grilled-cheese-tomato-soup fast-casual concept was the smartest idea ever because the rapidly expanding local franchise Tom+Chee is headed to Texas.   

Zip's Cafe Under New Ownership

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Classic Mount Lookout burger joint Zip's Cafe is under new ownership — but don't freak out. Longtime general manager Mike Burke recently purchased the 88-year-old burger institution from Brian Murrie, who had owned the restaurant since 1996.    

Ash American Fare Has Closed

Owner Alex Mchaikhi leaves the industry after nearly 30 years

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Ash American Fare in Hyde Park closed on New Year's Day after a packed New Year's Eve.