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Palace Restaurant

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$$$$
Central Business District
American, French, International, Contemporary
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601 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2433 (6th and Vine Street)
(513) 381-6006
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6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sandusky, Ohio
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't planning much by way of dinner, and had passed up eating at Morton's, McCormick and Schmick's and a Brazilian Steakhouse, but opted instead for the restaurant within my hotel. Palace restaurant was charming, but the food was really the surprise for me. It was truly some of the most fantastic flavors I have had outside of the top... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner last night at The Palace Restaurant! It was perfect from the beautiful food to the outstanding service. We enjoyed several courses both prix fixe and a la carte plus delicious wine pairings. Every course was timed perfectly and enjoyed. Between courses we loved the tasty amuse-bouches. The pasta was heaven and the rib eye steak... More 

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Cincinnati
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most expensive dinner I have ever had ($300). Probably wont do it again but it was a good time and a very special occasion (1st Valentines Day together). The food was terrific and the service from top to bottom was top shelf. The menu was set for this evening, so not many choices were needed. We had a great... More 

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Columbus, Indiana, United States
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92 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

This restaurant has a 5 or 9 course meal that you can opt for ala carte prices or do a fixed price meal. We chose the fixed price 5 course option and we were not disappointed. Each course had 2 selections, so we each chose one and then shared. It was a 2+ hour relaxing, delicious dining adventure.

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Thank OtleyandFatcat
Cincinnati, Ohio
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Our dinner at the PALACE Restaurant was extremely memorable for many reasons. The surroundings are elegant, the service ( Brenda is magnificent), the dining room management by John McClean is on par with any restaurant ANYWHERE, and the food is exceptional. Take the time to enjoy the evening with the nine course presentation, sit back, relax, and prepare to be... More 

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Thank JpetDDS
Cincinnati
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Had my birthday dinner at The Palace. It never disappoints with superior food and service. This year, we decided to do the 5 course dinner and it was amazing to try different dishes. At first, we thought it might not be enough but were replete in the end. Expect dinner to last a while so you don't want to schedule... More 

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Loveland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Went to The Palace Restaurant for our grandsons birthday dinner. We had ages from 15 to 86 in attendance. All of us had a wonderful experience. The food was delicious and the service could not have been better! We all ordered the five course meal. Thank you so much Brenda, Justin, John & especially Chef Nathan! We will be back.

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Thank Barbara H
Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Last night we celebrated Valentine's Day a couple days late, but oh so worth it! We had a table in the kitchen, met all our staff (who seemed to be our personal chefs): Nathan, Dave, Larry, Kyle, and pastry chef Suzanne. It felt presidential... or perhaps "palatial"! What a splurge. Our server Zach paired all 9 courses with beautiful wines,... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

The staff was very attentive, the food was great. It is an easy walk from most of the downtown hotels. Try their house specials on Friday and Saturday evenings.

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Thank Frank J
cincinnati
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Our party of four visited the Palace restaurant on Friday, December 11, 2015. We had an 8:00 pm reservation. Upon arrival we were pleasantly greeted and immediately seated by the Maitre' D. The restaurant was nearly empty; there were two other tables occupied at that time. Our business-like and unfriendly server informed us of the menu selections, which consisted of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $80
Cuisine
American, French, International, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2433
    (6th and Vine Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: (513) 381-6006

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?