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1212 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 421-2020
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Ranked #28 of 1,747 Restaurants in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Eclectic
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

Went here on Friday and was told it would be an hour. Got a text back and we sat at the bar in 15 minutes. Service was great, no complaints whatsoever. The Korean dog was great. Had some of the Nick Lachey dog and it was just so so. Not a bad deal for the price and we'll be back... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

I had heard a lot of hype about this restaurant and the gourmet style hotdogs. I had a hard time understanding how a hotdog can be considered gourmet. I was completely wrong. I ordered the Trailer Park hotdog and it's so delicious you forget that you are in fact eating one of America's favorite dishes. We went at lunch before... More 

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Cincinnati
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Great place. One of a kind gourmet hot dogs that are worth every penny. I had oysters there recently with a wonderful sauce. Excellent! Don't forget the duck fries.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Wow -- what is happening on the food scene in Cincinnati. Absolutely creative restaurant in their food selection. I cannot pick a favorite hotdog because I keep trying a different one every time I'm there. This is not your average street food dog. Be prepared to be wowed! This place will not disappoint. Bring your appetite because the dogs are... More 

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Beavercreek
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Found this place by luck of the draw and it was one of my favorite restaurant experience in recent memory. 5 stars!

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Fort Worth, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The place is small but it is well worth going to. The duck fat fries were awesome and the pulled pork sandwich was just awesome. great place for a casual business lunch!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This restaurant has a more eclectic menu. By far one of my most favorite dishes is the Lobster BLT Sandwich. It was the first time I had ever seen this kind of take on a classic sandwich. I know a lot of my friends love their version of Poutine as well. The restaurant is small, so there can be a... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is no fast food hot dog joint. But if you want super hot dogs, fantastic french fries and local brewed beers - put your name in and get a seat. I have been here a couple of times, and every time, I chuckle at the "who knew this would work" concept. Take a fabulous hot dog and cover it... More 

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Sunrise, Florida
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311 reviews 311 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Small but delicious menu. Unique hot dog combos. Most dishes are delicious variants of otherwise common preparations. Great salads. Superb beer and wine list. Small place, with a fairly high noise level. You WILL wind up talking to the people next to you. Young hip crowd, Knowledgeable friendly service. Not inexpensive but reasonable.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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100 reviews 100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

So let me first say that I don't eat meat, no hotdogs, no hamburgers, no pork butt and belly, nada. So you ask what would I eat here, well I thought the same thing when I first came for drinks about 3 years ago and I looked at the menu. We were down at Midpoint and wanted to grab a... More 

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Additional Information about Senate

Address: 1212 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone Number: (513) 421-2020
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  4:30 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Eclectic

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