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Cincinnati Dinner Train

2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg BOARDING LOCATION ONLY, Cincinnati, OH 45237-4756
+1 513-791-7245
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
“cheese cake” (2 reviews)
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American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg BOARDING LOCATION ONLY, Cincinnati, OH 45237-4756
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed April 15, 2018

I booked our tickets as a Christmas gift for my husband and decided to go on his birthday. You do have to plan ahead and book a couple of months out, but it's worth it for a different night out. You can tell that Brian,...More

Thank Kerry S
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best deals in town. Food is great, servers the best, entertaining. Great fun! We booked to do it again in June with our family and friends.

Thank Dianna T
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We road in the 1944 New York Dinner Car. Meals were delicious, chicken, salmon, and prime rib with terrific desserts cheese cake and chocolate pecan pie. The staff and owner were very friendly and informational regarding the history of the railroad, specific dinner cars, and...More

1  Thank Kevsgang
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

We were pretty excited about this evening for my husband' birthday. To begin it was a crazy long line just to get your ticket to get on board. It took like 1/2 hour standing outside. I was curious what took so long so when we...More

3  Thank fran h
Reviewed August 28, 2017

What a hoot! Train leaves at 6 and you set for the evening. Travel to and back to downtown. Food was excellent (prime rib or salmon) all prepared in the galley car. Three diner cars, all restored to the 1940's era. A bar car with...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We had dinner on 7/29/17. The train travel was 12 miles up and back, 80% consisted of looking at over grown vegetation, industrial storage areas, ghetto. The food was just OK and staff was excellent, the requested tip of $28 should have been included in...More

2  Thank 08311968
Reviewed July 23, 2017

For those who believe that life is, or should be, a series of experiences, the Cincinnati Dinner Train provides riders/diners a glimpse into the 40's, aboard period trains, with (mostly) period furnishings ,amenities, and service. Immerse yourself in the surroundings; listen to (and perhaps sing...More

1  Thank tominfairfield
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Took a train ride as a birthday gift. The dinner sells out a month or to in advance. We road in a nice, historical restored, Coach Car The train also had two bar cars. One was a very nice 1st class car for the dinner...More

Thank ridgewalker7
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Not only is the food excellent, (it is a dinner train after all) but the service was superb. The railcars are well refurbished and comfortable. It is a vintage railroad depicting the early Forties. A trio of singers, "The Queen City Ladies," put us right...More

Thank walm1331
Reviewed July 10, 2017

A train ride back to classic 1940's luxury trains. A wonderful, quiet and smooth train ride. Dinner was excellent with very good service. Choices were prime rib, chicken or fish. Tea and water free, liquor was extra. Queen City Sisters provided music from that era...More

Thank Paul H
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Carrol G
December 28, 2016|
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Response from CincyDinnerTrain | Property representative |
All 3 dining cars receive the same outstanding service from our staff. One car is not favored over the others. All tables have a window for viewing the sights as we travel by. There is no "upper" seating in any of the... More
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Brendarixey
May 30, 2016|
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Response from hislove1 | Reviewed this property |
It will be really hard. I saw no ramps or wheel chair accessible doors. The aisle ways are very narrow and that where most of the activity is. There's only one bathroom per man/woman and they are tight. The tables very... More
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Mary S
September 11, 2015|
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Response from 349jessiem | Reviewed this property |
They do. Probably have to go through their website to get one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$84 - $85
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg BOARDING LOCATION ONLY, Cincinnati, OH 45237-4756
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-791-7245
Description
The Cincinnati Dinner Train features dining on three finely restored 1950's era dining cars. Also featured, the Queen City Tavern car, which is equipped with a full service bar with music and two open side doors for viewing as we travel through Cincinnati. The public dinner train operates every Saturday throughout the year, with the exception of January and February. Tickets are sold in advance and will be held at check-in the day of the excursion. Tickets are available in the dining cars and the coach car.
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