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Skyline Chili

Certificate of Excellence
Central Business District
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643 Vine St, 643 Vine St, 45202-2408, Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2408
(513) 241-2020
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Well, I'm from the south and I was so in love with this place. The food was amazing! I got the dish with spaghetti. Amazing! I highly recommend this place! Please bring one to the south!!!

Thank Shystar1
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want a true and complete Cincinnati experience, come eat Skyline. I am not a hotdog fan so I highly recommend the 3-ways instead. Habanera cheese is the best; order extra. Add hot sauce and plenty of oyster crackers Being right near downtown is cool too so you can pop over and enjoy city life.

Thank Jen K
Cincinnati, Ohio
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145 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited this place in Cincinnati while on business; and stop in to try Skyline because we don't have them in South Florida it must be a Cincinnati thing. But, anyways a unique treat or a spin on chili spaghetti. Tried a cheese coney and it was quite good and also tried their 3 way platter and it was really yummy.... More 

Thank Travelone_intl
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you like chili you will LOVE this, it is the best chili I have had in the Midwest. People are very friendly and go out of their way to make you feel at home.

Thank Dawn P
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the food is served fast and hot the chili is excellent, and be sure to try the fries.it has a family atmosphere with an open food prep station

Thank tjcch59
North Carolina
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332 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were fortunate to have a 27-year veteran waiting on us. She provided some history and interesting stories about the restaurant and its patrons. Chili was yummy, but definitely go for the bib if you get a 3-way. After all, it is spaghetti and chili!

Thank cemckeon
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the Skyline booth at the Lindner tennis facility during the Western & Southern Tournament. Maybe that detracted from the experience. I had the '4-way': spaghetti, chili, shredded cheese and onions (or i could have chosen beans); the 5-way gives you both the onions and chili. Flavor was below expectations, for all I'd heard about 'Cincinnati Chili'. The... More 

Thank Dilip G
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot come to the Queen City and not have the chili. Unique spices and the different “ways” you can personalize your plate is something no other city offers. Friendly table service. Not just for the tourist but a staple for locals as well.

Thank Diane A
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go to Cincinnati and NOT go to Skyline Chili! Known as Cincy's BEST chili. Only steps away from my hotel (Hampton Inn Downtown), it was ummm good!

Thank michellegM589CG
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a sunday lunch. Had spaghetti, mashed potato and veg rice. Just delicious. Can visit once in 3 months or so.

Thank Santhiya Sampat... S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 643 Vine St, 643 Vine St, 45202-2408, Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2408
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: (513) 241-2020

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?