Brunch & Lunch

Morning Meals

Find all your brunch and lunch go-to spots downtown. Savory or sweet, always with coffee on the side.

 

 

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Rooted Juicery

Central Business District

Offering a variety of hand-pressed juices and healthy food options, located at Findlay Market. Streetcar Stop #12: Findlay Market - Race

Address: 113 W. Elder St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Crown Republic Gastropub

Central Business District

An American gastropub, with small plates and everything made from scratch, down to the bread, the gelato and the pasta. The restaurant also features a coffee and pastry window from 7 to 11 a.m., offering pastry pockets, along with scones, popovers and cinnamon rolls. Streetcar Stop #4: 8th & Main

Address: 720 Sycamore St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 246-4272

Condado Tacos

The Banks

Condado specializes in build-your-own tacos in the $3 to $4 range, offering protein options such as chorizo, chicken, beef, pork, shrimp and vegetarian choices. Condado also offers offers its house-made margarita in seven flavors along with eight specialty margaritas. Streetcar Stop #1: Cincinnati Cyclones station, The Banks

Address: 195 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 263-1172

Boomtown Biscuits & Whiskey

Pendleton

Boomtown is a place where people find comfort in community, biscuits, and stiff whiskey. Featuring delicious sandwiches atop homemade buttermilk biscuits, including gluten-free and vegetarian options. Streetcar Stop #6: Hanke Exchange Station, 12th & Main

Address: 1201 Broadway St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-2666

blaCk Coffee

Central Business District

Features a menu of coffee, tea and Matunda cold-pressed juices, as well as sandwiches and pastries

Address: 824 Elm St., Cincinnati OH 45202

1215 Wine Bar & Coffee Lab

Over-the-Rhine

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

Address: 1215 Vine St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 429-5745

13th Street Alley – A Taste of Philly

Over-the-Rhine

Lunch and Dinner, serving classic east-coast, Philadelphia cousine

Address: 126 E. 13th St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 813-8000

Akash India

Central Business District

Indian cuisine with a daily lunch buffet. Streetcar Stop #3: Richter & Phillips station, 6th & Main

Address: 24 E. Sixth St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 723-1300

Alabama Fish Bar

Findlay Market

Carry-out fried fish and chips. Streetcar Stop #13: Liberty & Race

Address: 1605 Race St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 241-2255

Aladdin’s Eatery + Lounge OTR

Over-the-Rhine

Serving healthy and flavorful Lebanese-American foods, including a wide variety of meals for every palate, with over 40 vegetarian dishes, 30 vegan dishes, 40 gluten-free dishes and 40 meat and chicken dishes (antibiotic-free). Streetcar Stop #6: Hanke Exchange station, 12th & Main

Address: 1203 Main St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 381-0395

Allez Bakery

Over-the-Rhine

Allez Bakery offers carefully prepared sourdough and other baked breads and sandwiches wrapped to go, or delivered through 53T's bicycle courier service. Streetcar Stop #6: Hanke Exchange Station, 12th & Main

Address: 1208 Main St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 549-7371

Americano Burger Bar

Central Business District

Features a menu of 10 burgers made with the freshest ingredients around, as well as iconic American favorites including onion rings, brats and milkshakes, which can be made with or without alcohol, as well as soups and salads at lunch. Streetcar Stop #18: Fountain Square

Address: 545 Race St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 721-8483

Areti’s Gyros

Findlay Market

A Greek-owned restaurant that offers an expanded selection of Greek dishes including gyros, moussaka, spanakopita, and desserts.

Address: 1801 Race St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 720-9034

Arnold’s Bar & Grill

Central Business District

Cincinnati's longest continuously operating bar and grill, dating back to 1861. Eclectic Mediterranean and traditional American cuisine. Year-round courtyard features music Tuesday to Saturday evenings.

Address: 210 E. Eighth St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 421-6234

Auntie Anne’s

Central Business District

The Carew Tower Auntie Anne's serves its original pretzels, cinnamon pretzels, pretzel dogs, miniature pretzels, pepperoni pretzels and pepperoni nuggets as well as frozen and original lemonades. Auntie Anne's will deliver through services like Doordash and UberEats.

Address: 441 Vine St., Cincinnati OH 45202

B & A Street Kitchen

Over-the-Rhine

A breakfast and lunch concept developed by Jim and Norma Kerns, B & A's mission is to bring the Southern and Tex-Mex comfort food they grew up on to the neighborhood they now call home. Streetcar Stop #13: Liberty & Race

Address: 1500 Race St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513)345-6670

Bagel Stop on E. 5th

Central Business District

Three downtown locations, serving breakfast and lunch on fresh bagels, assorted wraps or breads. Friendly service. Bagel Stop will cater breakfast and lunch meetings for small or large groups. Delivery available. Fax orders (513) 287-8667. Streetcar Stop #2: 4th & Main

Address: 201 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati OH 45202

Phone: (513) 287-8662