Cincinnati for Friends
Collected by Max Power
Cincinnati’s beautiful architecture and historic charm, embodied by the revitalized Over-the-Rhine neighborhood, give the Queen City a truly cosmopolitan feel. Cincinnati offers an emerging foodie culture, excellent museums, and a youthful, positive energy.
9933 Alliance Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242, USA
These girls kick butt, and take names. For a great time in Cincy, call the Cincinnati Rollergirls. Their home bouts are in the historic, classic really, Cincinnati Gardens and they're a rink full of fun. Beers are cheap, the crowds are energetic,...
6111 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45213, USA
If you find yourself in the Pleasant Ridge neighborhood of Cincy, drop by Molly Malone's for a pint or four. It's a great place for a beer and you can grab a bite of some 'irish fusion' pub food too. Service is often leisurely, and the atmosphere...
1621 Moore St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
Like many places, Cincy has had an explosion of locally-brewed craft beers. But the company that stills retains the name (and style) of one of the original turn-of-the-century breweries that once thrived here is Christian Moerlein. Before...
1310 Pendleton St Studio 112, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
On the last Friday of the month, the Over-the-Rhine District has an art walk that sees many local galleries, bars, shops, and cafes open their doors late into the evening. It's a great way to connect with locals and get a better sense for what the...
1330 Monmouth Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45225, USA
The American Sign museum is a must for anyone interested in the art and design of advertising. Having recently heard about an independent film on sign painting, this museum piqued my interest—as handmade signs age, it's phenomenal the way that...
John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge, United States
Walk, jog, or run across this bridge for light exercise, a great view and local history. Upon opening in 1866, it was the longest suspension bridge in the world and a feat of engineering. Architect Daniel Roebling's most famous bridge connects...
2030 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208, USA
This cute little bakery/café is located in the artsy Obryonville area in Cincinnati and everyone must try their high tea at least once. Served on tiered silver platters, their little sandwiches and scones are lite bites you'll remember. This is...
600 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
There is much ado about Nada, and for good reason. Nada has a great vibe, and serves up some of the finest Mexican cuisine to be had in the Queen City (not to mention offers a lengthy beer list & a number of margarita options). During the summer...
1910 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
Rhinegeist is Cincy's newest craft brewery and brewpub! Housed in a cavernous, classic industrial space in the historic Over the Rhine (OTR) district, they serve up some great craft brews. Derived from the German word "geist" meaning ghost,...
110 E Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
The Coffee Emporium is a great place to meet friends over a cuppa, and it's also connected to the revitalization of the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood, having moved into the area in the early 2000s. While you're there, check out the tremendous number...
1237 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
The Lackman is located on the ground floor of a former brewery that dates back more than 100 years, not far from Washington Park. It boasts a full bar, an unusual selection of wines, and over 40 beers to choose from (including 14 on tap), and it...
1306 Main St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
Atomic Number Ten is a carefully curated vintage shop focusing on the 1950s through the 1990s, with finds for both men and women, as well as a number of home decor items (and some things you never knew you needed). Stop by and say hello to Katie...
115 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
The Moerlein Lager House exists in two time periods: the ultramodern building, a composition of steel and glass that looks out on the Ohio River. From here you can see new city parks, the Red's baseball stadium, and gastropubs with more taps than...
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