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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Zoo
“Best zoo in the nation! Lots going on year round besides just animal viewing.”
  • 67 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Findlay Market is Ohio's oldest continuously operated public market and one of Cincinnati's most cherished institutions.”
  • 105 locals recommend
Art Museum
“One of the most prestigious art museums in the country, with over 100,000 works of art, this grandiose building atop an Eden Park hill, is well-known for its 19th-century European and American paintings, but also contains numerous other works including an outstanding pottery gallery. High lights -free admission”
  • 67 locals recommend
Beer Bar
“What is a trip to Cincinnati without visiting the Great American ball park?”
  • 56 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Newport Aquarium in Newport, KY showcases thousands of animals from around the world in a million gallons of water.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Park
“There's always something happening at Washington Park from Thursday night cinema on the lawn, City Flea, to a variety of festivals. ”
  • 75 locals recommend
History Museum
“Newly rennovated, this architectural treasure houses many museums that are very well done.”
  • 63 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Rhinegeist translates to "Ghost of the Rhine." Over-the-Rhine is known for it's rich German history as it was once inhabited by a majority of German immigrants. This place has a rooftop bar. ~7.8 miles away (22 minutes)”
  • 73 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Kenwood Towne Center is an upscale shopping destination with over 150 stores. It's also home to several restaurants including The Cheesecake Factory, Maggiano's Little Italy (one of my all-time favorite restaurants), Dewey's Pizza, Pies & Pints pizza joint, to name a few. On a rainy day, or if you like shopping, shopping, you'll definitely want to check out Kenwood Towne Center. KTC is located at 7875 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236”
  • 26 locals recommend
Fried Chicken Restaurant
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“Feast on chicken, and home cooked sides. Don’t forget the maple bacon as an app. ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Park
“Right at the foot of the Reobling Bridge there's a little something for everyone. The Carousel is absolutely beautiful and fun for adults and kids. In the summer be sure to take your swimsuit to run through the fountains, lots of green space along the river for picnics, walks, a playground, misting area and gorgeous views. Close to the Reds stadium, too. ”
  • 58 locals recommend
Building
“This is a beautiful park and it can be full of people walking their dog, going for a walk or run when the weather is nice. There’s a beautiful gazebo that looks out over Mirror Lake. Also there is an amphitheater that will sometimes host concerts. ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“In the ten years I have been in the city OTR has made a drastic change namely Vine and Main Street. Many Restaurants and Shops nice to hang out in the day and see all it has to offer. i dont walk streets at night alone so not sure how that would be there but it is alot to see and enjoy in OTR”
  • 66 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
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“A place full of various entertainment options! Whether a visit to the well-known Newport Aquarium, the AMC movie theater, or one of the numerous restaurants located here, there is something for everyone on the Levee! ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“Watch our Cincinnati Bengals take on the NFL during football season! Great place to see an NFL game right in downtown Cincinnati on the Ohio River!”
  • 34 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Delicious tiny tacos and refreshing margaritas that will NOT disappoint a craving ”
  • 43 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Fried Chicken Restaurant
“Feast on chicken, and home cooked sides. Don’t forget the maple bacon as an app. ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Shopping Plaza
“A place full of various entertainment options! Whether a visit to the well-known Newport Aquarium, the AMC movie theater, or one of the numerous restaurants located here, there is something for everyone on the Levee! ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Delicious tiny tacos and refreshing margaritas that will NOT disappoint a craving ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Belgium waffles 🧇? Need we say more. This is a must try/eatery. Don’t forget the Bloody Mary!”
  • 34 locals recommend
Brewery
“This place is named after William Howard Taft. A president from Cincinnati who is known for becoming stuck in the white house bathtub. Although the story has some holes, Taft's Ale House sells merchandise with a logo depicting this story. ~7.8 miles away (20 minutes)”
  • 27 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“One of the top dining experiences to be had in Cincinnati! Everything here is top notch. Italian forward cuisine. Wine. Dessert. Atmosphere. This place simply has it all. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Bar
“Over-the-top hot dogs, cocktails, and a respectable beer list. Classic Cincinnati.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Food is good, but The view says it all! Not too far away from home and affordable - for dinner for 2 will run about $35 - $40 plus drinks.”
  • 24 locals recommend

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