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527 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1842
(859) 581-3700
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Ranked #38 of 97 Restaurants in Newport
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My husband and I went for a Sunday brunch. Place was PACKED, and we had to wait a while for a table, but the waitress was friendly and food was warm when it arrived. Tried goetta for the first time, and it was pretty tasty! I've had better biscuits, but the french toast was quite good. Just judging from the... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were in town visiting my son in Cincinnati. Stopped in on a Saturday morning about 11am for a late breakfast. We had to wait about 15 minutes for a table which i understand but it was painful watching the young man bussing the tables in slow motion (the hostess finally went over and helped him) and also watched as... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I've always enjoyed eating at Mokka; however, after my last visit, I doubt I'll go back. Our server, Logan, seemed as if he'd rather be elsewhere. He was polite, but completely unenthusiastic ... just going through the motions. I ordered a Crispy Chicken wrap, which has always been my favorite, and waffle fries. Our server returned to ask if I'd... More 

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Newport, Kentucky
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33 reviews 33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I have been here often for breakfast and for the occasional lunch. Their Goetta is wonderful as is their signature french toast dish. lunch are options are varied and provide a good mix for meat and non- meat eaters alike. Not even here for dinner but they have a full bar and special dinner nights.

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Lumberton, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The owner, Kim, unlocked the doors a little early as we arrived before nine. Made a pot of coffee and chatted with us until our server, Emily, arrived and took our order. The French toast is out of this world. Personalized service and wonderful food. It will be our breakfast stop very time we return to Cincinnati.

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Alexandria, Kentucky
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. This is a great place to eat for a sandwich or a dinner, or even breakfast. Food prices are reasonable. Mokka Sunset Bar and Grill is clean and well lit and has a terrific view of the city streets from the large windows. Nice friendly staff. They have a good bar with a number... More 

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Cincinnati, OH
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281 reviews 281 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I run on Saturday mornings with a group. We go out for breakfast after. We came to Mokka, when I asked the hostess for a table for 6-she said 'I have to check with the manager to see if I can put a table together'. She did. We sat down and waited and waited. In the meantime, another friend who... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We were looking for a place to get breakfast after heading out from staying in Newport for the weekend. Based on tripadvisor reviews we headed to this place and weren't disappointed. With it being a Monday morning, it wasn't crowded at all and we pretty much had the place to ourselves. My husband ordered french toast and I ordered an... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

Busy place on weekends, but go anyway. Their creme-brulee french toast is fantastic. Their service is always good, even with a crowd. We have never been here for dinner or evening entertainment, but we will try that next. You can't go wrong with Mokka!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

I started going to Mokka when there was one in Hebron. The breakfast was always excellent but they were only open for breakfast, and thus the Hebron Mokka's closed. The Mokka's in Newport was never as good as Hebron but lately it has slid off into unreccomendabiltity. The last, and perhaps final, time I had breakfast there was last week... More 

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Additional Information about Mokka

Address: 527 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1842
Phone Number: (859) 581-3700
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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