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Arnold's Bar & Grill

210 E 8th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2104 (Central Business District)
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Ranked #99 of 1,742 Restaurants in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Sat 4:00 pm - 2:30 am
Cuisines: American, Italian, Californian
Neighborhood: Central Business District
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Anniston, Alabama
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Funny how there can be a fine line between "quaint" and a "dump", but Arnold's is definitely quaint! Oldest tavern in the city, with creaky floors and cracked walls, but the food was great. It's been a few months since I was there so I don't remember the name of the burger I had, but I have affectionately referred to... More

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Loveland, Ohio
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56 reviews 56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

This is a really neat bar, with great history and interesting architecture. I don't like how close the tables are set up. The menu is unique, however the food wasn't that good. The portions are huge. We did enjoy the bourbon cheese appetizer

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Greater Cincinnati
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

As far as ambiance goes, Arnold's does not disappoint. The covered courtyard, history and tradition is rivaled by very few restaurants in the area. The menu is a bit limited, but there is something for everyone - for example, the meatless Pasta Gravina is light and flavorful, and the Charred Bourbon Cheese is definitely a crowd pleaser (even if it... More

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Cincinnati OH
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Cincinnati's oldest Tavern. Great beer selection, local feel and an interesting menu. They usually have some very good entertainment too. I haven't had a bad experience here.

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Harrison, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Truly one of the most unique relaxed Bar & Grill we have revisited more than once! If the opportunity is there for Patio seating don't think twice and if only a short wait....WAIT for it! The outdoor patio is so unique, if you plan ahead you can go online to see the calendar of musicians that play out there on... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This was our first time in Cincinnati. We first went to a restaurant for dinner and wasn't satisfied. We were told about this restaurant by the place we stayed at for the weekend. We arrived and was greeted by several people in the bar, very nice people. We were seated at a table for two in the back part of... More

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Cold Spring, Kentucky
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87 reviews 87 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I am consistently on the lookout for places to enjoy a bite to eat and drinks outside. For some reason, it's hard to come by in this area unless you want to go to a chain type of place and I don't. I absolutely love the vibe of the outdoor patio and the food was REALLY good, there was a... More

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Evanston, Illinois
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Wow.... what can I say... Food was excellent... Beer was great... and the atmosphere... you gotta see for yourself.... you walk in to a bar scene and depending on how busy you can get a nice outside seating in a courtyard surrounded by buildings and not truly open aire but quite nice... or they take you upstairs to an interesting... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

From the outside you would never guess that this tiny building is not only a fantastic restaurant with unique and delicious foods, but also a class act bar with a huge selection of beer and great service. Sitting outside on the patio it feels like you are sitting in historic New Orleans.

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Bellbrook, Ohio, Usa
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62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We went to have dinner and listen to music on the patio. Patio was nice but it got very stuffy once it was full of people. A few fans would have made that area much easier to hang out in. The music was very entertaining and I would go see them again. ( Buffalo Wabs and the Price Hill Hustle... More

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Additional Information about Arnold's Bar & Grill

Address: 210 E 8th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2104
Phone Number: 513-421-6234
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 2:30 am
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Italian, Californian

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