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505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3113
+1 513-381-1300
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Opens in 14 min
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American, Italian
$$ - $$$
505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3113
Neighborhood: Central Business District
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Reviewed February 20, 2015

I was there on a VERY cold day and service was not great but the food was awesome. The waitress recommended the kale salad and bit. It was an awesome choice and so delicious that I requested the recipe!

2  Thank Rita K
Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

We visited for Valentine's Day with another couple and our young children. The view is pretty good from every table so it was nice to look out at the city. Our server was very good and nice to the kids. He even brought them all...More

Thank takemeonvacay
Reviewed February 2, 2015

The view of the Square is always interesting. The Happy Hour in the bar area is the best deal in downtown

Thank EdC1906
Reviewed January 7, 2015

Our Christmas Eve ritual is to attend 4 p.m. mass and then, go downtown to look at the big tree on the square and have dinner at Palomino and watch the folks ice skate.. I had Scallops, my wife had Salmon and our daughter had...More

Thank sluoma
Reviewed January 6, 2015

I ate at Palomino twice in December and both experiences were excellent. The first time was on a busy Friday night. My friends and I headed here before a concert at the Taft and it was incredibly busy. We almost left, but spotted an open...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed December 28, 2014

nice looking restaurant in a cool area of Cincy. Bar is nice, apps were good. I ordered the chicken pizza.....the only meat on it looked like it had been scraped off a chicken leg, pretty gross.

1  Thank Phylo82
Reviewed December 27, 2014

Returned to Palomino's yesterday for a holiday dinner with out-of-town guests. Almost any 4-top in the place will give you a decent view of the festivities and skating rink on Fountain Square, but the smaller tables by the windows ARE the best. Service was friendly...More

Thank hockster99
Reviewed December 24, 2014

Palomino is atop Tiffany & Co and has a lovely view of Cincinnati's Fountain Square. We especially like to go in the early evening during the holidays when the ice skating rink is up--very festive and fun to watch Fountain Square and the skaters and...More

Thank M M
Reviewed December 22, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to go downtown for happy hour. Good selection of food at decent prices and their full bar has anything you might want. Nice view of Fountain Square. Laid-back but classy vibe.

Thank KarmaKP
Reviewed December 15, 2014

It was our anniversary and I could not eat, the food was awful. The meat that I ordered was completely raw and cold. We had reservations and when we arrived there was still dirty cups on our table. The only thing we liked was the...More

Thank T7936GHtraveler
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Brunch served on Sunday's ?
November 9, 2016|
Response from Janet A | Property representative |
Hello - We don't typically serve brunch throughout the year, but during the holiday season (beginning November 27th) through the Sunday before Christmas we do serve brunch from 11:15 - 3 p.m..
Is there a dress code?
September 28, 2015|
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Response from ChloeTerri | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-381-1300
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Palomino is a vibrant restaurant, bar and rotisserie famous for its style, hardwood fired Mediterranean cooking and versatile, imaginative menu. Guests appreciate Palomino’s gracious hospitality and talented staff for their unsurpassed enthusiasm, friendliness and skill. Palomino offers an experience that makes guests feel great at a pleasing value.