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301 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-4585
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Ranked #64 of 97 Restaurants in Newport
Price range: $0 - $20
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups

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English first
Louisville, Kentucky
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67 reviews 67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

It's Hooters, with good wings and good service. I was talked into a "double" for $1.50 extra. Could not tell it was a double. I sat at the bar and overlooked the kitchen. It was dirty and a little beat up looking, I guess due to its age.

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Danville, Illinois
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This Hooters is pretty much the same as you would get anywhere except the view of the river was nice. Thought it sucks that you can smoke in there but we had a nice time and the food was good as usual. Staff was good to.

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Waynesville, Missouri, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

There was at least a 30 minute wait for a table, so it was suggested I order a to-go order and eat it on the patio of JBFins. I placed a to-go order and came back in the suggested 30 minutes to be told to come back in 5. I came back in 5 and waited for someone to come... More 

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Gulfport, Mississippi
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

This Hooters is right down on the river. We went there to watch the football playoffs. We had an appetizer of the cajun wings. They were pretty good. The service was excellent. The view of the water was really a nice feature.

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145 reviews 145 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

After a Cincinnati Reds game, we stopped at Hooters for an early dinner and a cold drink. Well, the first problem was "NO SERVICE".....thats correct, we sat there for 15 to 20 minutes before I called the manager (on my cell phone) to report the service issue. The manager promptly came to our table to apologize and hustle up someone... More 

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Mercer County, Ohio
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

As I'm sitting here at Hooters enjoying the beautiful view, the table next to me made up of one man of approx 70 years old and 11 Hooters girls, some on the clock, some not. All of them are loud, using very foul language and bragging of how many Crowns they've shot. There are 4 tables of young children around,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

Food was good, once we got a waitress to take our order. There were two and three waitress' at different tables, sitting and talking, so there were enough staff on hand. I know they have areas and tables to work, but letting customers sit for 30-40 minutes before a waitress shows up, is unnecessary.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

This was my first trip to Hooters. I found the service very good. The food was excellent we had fried pickles..best ever. The oyster were very fresh and the wings were outstanding. The view of Cincinnati and the atmosphere were great.

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Norwood, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

They are are very good resturant. Always enjoy the takeout staff. If you can make it there early because once it gets busy they can lose track of your food, and after 20 minutes of waiting your looking around and find it sitting on the ledge behind you. However o verall its an excellent place!!! very frequent customers!!!

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011

Cool restaurant built on a barge docked in the river! I'm not sure why the other reviewers rated this palce poorly, but we had GOOD food, drinks and service from our Waitress Amamda who was attentive and friendly (actually she is drop dead georgeous as is Taylor the waitress she was training). I went here with my wife and acouple... More 

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Additional Information about Hooters

Address: 301 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-4585
Phone Number: 859-291-9191
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: American

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