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Taste of Belgium - OTR

1133 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
+1 513-381-4607
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Ranked #58 of 1,742 Restaurants in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $25
Cuisines: Belgian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Taste of Belgium serves Belgian food with a twist. If it's not Belgian, we "Belgianize" it. We serve breakfast, lunch, dinner and one-of-a-kind weekend brunch. We have a full bar and a wide selection of Belgian beers on draft and in bottle. And we serve the absolute best waffles.
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English first
Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

This is a chunk of breakfast heaven! I had the "McWaffle".........!!!!!!!! I'm sure you cannot order anything here that is not scrumptious! This is one of those places where you think, " if I ate like this everyday......" We had a 35 min. wait at around 11a.m. on a Saturday. Spent it (literally!) in the shop across the street shopping....."Mica"... More

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NYC
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

I went for lunch and ordered the mussels. While the tomato-based broth was delicious the mussels were quite small. Really small. As for the waffle, so highly praised on Diners Drives in and Dives, terrible. The taste was good but the texture was something like a half-baked scone. Very, very doughy. I was totally stunned. Will say the burgers looked... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Visited this place with friends the very next morning after watching it on Guy Fierri/Food Network. And it was a blessing we just happen to be watching that channel that night. The waffles are amazing, to the point where you do not need to add a thing to them. Seriously, no syrup, no toppings and they are delicious. I happen... More

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Great Falls, Montana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Saw this restaurant on Triple D and when I went to Cincinnati on business had to try it. I was not disappointed. The atmosphere was great. Had the McWaffle. It was very good. Bought some waffles to bring home. I would definitely recommend stopping by if in the area.

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Tyler, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Ate lunch here two times during my trip. Had a turkey waffle sandwich the first time. Small Belgian waffles as cut in half and used as the bread for the sandwich. Mmmm. The next time, I also ate lunch and had the 'Nati crepe filled with egg, roasted peppers and finely ground pork. Added the daily special of smashed potatoes... More

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Walton, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

From breakfast to a late night snack you really cannot go wrong with anything on the menu but chicken and waffles are hard to pass up.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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86 reviews 86 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were in Cincinnati for Oktorbestfest. By Sunday morning we were ready for something other than beer and brats. Wow! We did pick a great place for brunch. The Mimosa's were killer. The Waffle n' Chic and Brunch Burger were outstanding. The wait staff could not have been better, They seemed to really enjoy what they were doing. We will... More

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

super friendly staff, answered questions, were quick with menu. asked for order quick but not like a second after they handed you the menu. delicious icecream and even better waffle. best espresso I had in a long time! very cool location & props. thank you!

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Arlington, Virginia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We went on a Sunday morning, so very crowded - sat at the community table and had a great time. The waitstaff was average, could have been more attentive - but it was busy, so they get somewhat of a pass. The food however was amazing - the brunch burger i highly recommend. we also purchased a bag of 4... More

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Crossville, TN
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were seated promptly, waiter was disconnected & so uninterested in us. He served 2 other tables right next to us and would bring coffee refills and never turn around to ask us. Best part was waffles now they were very good. We took a couple of packages to go for family at home. Need to work on service! We... More

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Additional Information about Taste of Belgium - OTR

Address: 1133 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone Number: +1 513-381-4607
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
Average Prices: USD 7 - 25
Cuisine: Belgian

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