Bars

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Find a hidden gem in one of Downtown’s walkable districts.

 

 

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Nostalgia Wine & Jazz Lounge

Over-the-Rhine

Nostalgia is an intimate jazz lounge, wine bar located in the heart of OTR, offering over 40 wines by the glass and/or bottle (eight of which are on tap!) with a focus on highlighting women & minority winemakers and producers.

Address: 1432 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 400-8624

Lost & Found OTR

Over-the-Rhine

Neighborhood cocktail bar in a creative, art-filled environment. with an inventive drink menu and small bites.

Address: 22 E. 14th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (480) 621-1394

1215 Wine Bar & Coffee Lab

Over-the-Rhine

Breakfast, lunch, coffee and drinks. Streetcar Stop: #7 12th & Vine

Address: 1215 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 429-5745

Alcove by Madtree

Over-the-Rhine

Located at 1410 Vine Street in Cincinnati’s historic Over the Rhine district, Alcove is a bar and restaurant that is warm, inviting and casual and features MadTree beers and house-made cocktails, sustainably-sourced wines and a range of seasonal farm-to-table offerings from chef Stephen Williams. Alcove is open for dinner seven days a week with lunch/brunch available Friday through Sunday. Alcove’s main space features a large bar, lounge seating, dining areas and two intimate private dining rooms for small groups. Connected by expansive windows that run the length of the building, the main space opens to one of the city center’s rare outdoor spaces. Under the canopy of four large trees, Alcove’s outdoor patio offers shade and space for lounging and dining. It connects to a lively greenhouse bar filled with vibrant plants and two plant chandeliers. Herbs growing in this greenhouse are used in house-made cocktails.

Address: 1410 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Alice

Over-the-Rhine

While Alice, a new bar in Over-the-Rhine, opened in late June, doesn’t take its name or inspiration from the one of Wonderland fame, the spot is just as charming and beguiling. Located in an old garage-warehouse on the corner of East Liberty and Main streets, Alice stands apart from the other bar options in the area with colorful industrial vibes and clever cocktails.

Address: 1432 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Atwood Oyster House

Over-the-Rhine

Nestled in the heart of Over-the-Rhine, Atwood Oyster House invites you to experience the excellence of coastal European cuisine that combines tradition, innovation, and just the right amount of Southern charm, all under the expert guidance of Executive Chef Seth Ridgill. Featuring an array of fresh seafood and meticulously sourced oysters, Atwood is committed to the pursuit of exceptional hospitality, modern elegance, historic charm, and exquisite food.

Address: 1220 Vine St, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: 513-246-4256

Bloom OTR

Over-the-Rhine

Address: 1120 Walnut Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 421-9376

Buzzed Bull Creamery

Over-the-Rhine

Buzzed Bull Creamery is the world's first alcoholic liquid nitrogen creamery, serving up alcoholic ice cream flavors like margarita, honey bourbon and bonfire, as well as non-alcoholic options. Popular non-alcoholic flavors include peanut butter, cookie dough, coffee and cake batter. Non-dairy bases are also available. Buzzed Bull also offers coffee and espresso drinks, including latte versions of its popular ice cream treats. Streetcar Stop #6: Hanke Exchange Station, 12th & Main

Address: 1408 Main Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-2899

Cinema OTR

Over-the-Rhine

A bar and lounge dedicated to '90s R&B, Hip-Hop & classic Black films.

Address: 1517 Vine Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Circuit Ultra Lounge

Over-the-Rhine

Address: 1120 Walnut Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Cobblestone OTR

Over-the-Rhine

Cobblestone OTR serves beer, wine and cocktails, and has a streetcar theme. The streetcar – both the Cincinnati Bell Connector and the city's historic streetcar – serve as heavy inspiration for the bar. The center light, in the main section of the bar, tracks the streetcar's GPS and will light up blue when it's 5 minutes away from the stop across the street.

Address: 1132 Race Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Fifty Fifty Gin Club

Over-the-Rhine

22 seat intimate cocktail bar, locally sourced light bite, reservations preferred. Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 6pm - Late

Join our gin club and enjoy early access to events and special releases.

Address: 35 E. 13th St, Cincinnati OH 45202

Ghost Baby

Over-the-Rhine

Ghost Baby is a nightclub located four stories below Over-the-Rhine’s Vine Street, in a historic brewery tunnel dating back to the 1850s, and now serves as both a cocktail lounge and music venue.

Address: 1314 Republic Street, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-5333

HomeMakers Bar

Over-the-Rhine

A slightly retro, mostly modern embodiment of everyone’s favorite house party, with a cocktail menu featuring twists on retro classics that highlight low-proof and unique spirits. HomeMakers Bar also hosts vinyl DJ’s for nights of revelry and dancing.

Address: 35 E. 13th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202