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Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse

925 Riverside Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1631
+1 513-721-7427
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“saratoga chips” (136 reviews)
“ribs” (816 reviews)
“onion straws” (34 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
925 Riverside Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1631
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Reviewed today

Ok, we know that the original short ribs have never seen a smoker, but they’re tasty, meaty and fall off the bone tender. Several years ago they added “St. Louis” style spare ribs which are more what someone from out of town would expect. I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank smk54
Reviewed yesterday

Great people from the busboy to the ownership. You will never wait to be served a great meal. Barbeque isn't the traditional smoked but it falls off the bone! Best sauce as well!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bob r
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had last been here about 18 years ago and we were coming into town for a football game so my wife made us reservations per my recommendation. The ribs are great with some of the best bbq sauce I’ve ever had and the service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mrkputter1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Can’t ignore the staple of this place. Decided to go there before a Hockey game and their ribs are the same every-time. The waiter is the same waiter I have had for years, he is legit and on top of things. The decor sometimes I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank dougj184
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Doug, We are glad you enjoyed your overall experience at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse before the Hockey game. We hope to see you again the next time you are in the area. Best Regards, Ryan Chait Montgomery Inn Inc.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Seven of us put a little pressure on getting a good river view seat, but management was ready in about 15 minutes. Great fish, barbeque rib, and salads to satisfy everyone. Price was a bit high but considering the view and service not a problem....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lawrence0714
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Lawrence, Glad you had a great birthday event with a great view at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse. We hope to see you again for your next time you are in the area. Best Regards, Ryan Chait Montgomery Inn Inc.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Montgomery inn at the boathouse is a Cincinnati classic. The Gregory family is the first family of restauranturs in greater Cincinnati. The know how to run a great restaurant and keep them coming back with the tremendous food. The restaurant is right on the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank michaellO6707TS
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear MichaellO6707TS, Thank you for the kind words regarding the Montgomery Inn Boathouse. We are very proud of our rich family heritage and will be sure to have that same feel for years to come. We look forward to seeing again very soon. Best Regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We requested a table with a river view - it was lovely. Our waiter was Ron and we enjoyed his wonderful service and conversation. It was crowded on a Saturday night but we never waited long for food or a drink. My husband enjoyed the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SLYCAST
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Slycast, We are glad you enjoyed your experience at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse. We will be sure to let Ron know you enjoyed his service and we hope to see you the next time you are in the great city of Cincinnati. Best Regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic lunch! Beautiful view! Great Service! Always look forward to going when I am visiting family.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank timmerb922
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Timmerb922, We are glad you had an awesome lunch! We look forward to seeing you again the next time you're visiting family. Best Regards, Ryan Chait Montgomery Inn Inc.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, great food The Saratoga chips are really good Only issue is that its too crowded....

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rmelob
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rmelob, We are glad you enjoyed the great food at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse. We hope to see you soon. Best Regards, Ryan Chait Montgomery Inn Inc.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant this past weekend. We were visiting from Texas. The food and service was excellent. I had the original style ribs, and they were great. I plan to have this item again. The service was great, even though it was a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HoustonCards
MontgomeryInn1, Guest Relations Manager at Montgomery Inn at the Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear HoustonCards, We are glad you enjoyed the Montgomery Inn Boathouse on your trip to Cincinnati. We hope to see you again the next time you are in town. Best Regards, Ryan Chait Montgomery Inn Inc.

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madie9711
September 20, 2017|
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Response from gamingtildawn14 | Reviewed this property |
No all ages are welcome! Great place for entire family.
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Ckwsrw
June 10, 2017|
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Response from mikerD7634EV | Reviewed this property |
Not usually neccesary, unless big convention is in town. Normally walk in and your seated right away. Dinner time, its highly reccomended.
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Dara C
February 18, 2017|
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Response from MontgomeryInn1 | Property representative |
Yes we have a kids Menu. Please visit our website for details.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 Riverside Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1631
    (Eggleston Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-721-7427
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