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Restaurants

The following restaurants are staff favorites located within blocks of the Duke Energy Convention Center.

First Watch
First Watch

First Watch

Here at First Watch, we begin each morning at the crack of dawn, slicing fresh fruits and vegetables, baking muffins and whipping up our French toast batter from scratch. Everything is made to order, and freshness is never compromised. We don’t use heat lamps or deep fryers — we use only the finest ingredients possible for the freshest taste around.
700 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202 - (513) 721-4744
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Jeff Ruby's
Jeff Ruby's

Jeff Ruby's

A favorite of celebrities, athletes, politicians and special-occasion diners, Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse delivers award-winning steaks, seafood and service.
700 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-784-1200
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Jean-Roberts Table
Jean-Roberts Table

Jean-Roberts Table

Located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, Jean-Robert's Table is a casual, elegant restaurant reflecting centuries of French culinary tradition, with Jean-Robert de Cavel’s contemporary touch.
713 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-621-4777
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Metropole
Metropole

Metropole

Led by executive chef Jared Bennett, the menu focuses on dishes cooked in a custom-built wood-burning fireplace. A showcase for the region’s sustainable farmers and producers, Metropole’s ever-changing menu features hearth roasted meats, fish and vegetables; grains; and housemade charcuterie.
609 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-578-6660
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Nada
Nada

Nada

Modern Mexican with Electric Design in the heart of Cincinnati’s Urban Core
600 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-721-6232
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Orchid's at Palm Court
Orchid's at Palm Court

Orchid's at Palm Court

American Culinary Federation's USA Chef of the Year Todd Kelly's menu features a creative selection of appetizers and entrees accompanied by an award-winning wine list. Desserts by Pastry Chef Megan Ketover, as seen on Bravo's Top Chef Just Desserts and Food Network's Challenge, compliment and complete the experience.
35 W. 5th Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-421-9100
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Salazar
Salazar

Salazar

The restaurant is built with our community in mind and our menu and atmosphere reflect the neighborhood- a mix of old and new. Chef Salazar celebrates the changing of the seasons with a farm inspired menu that’s, creative and refined, yet, playful and approachable.
1401 Republic Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-621-7000
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Sotto
Sotto

Sotto

Underground trattoria Sotto serves simple, honest Italian food with heart in downtown Cincinnati. We are pasta junkies with a hospitality habit.
118 East Sixth Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-977-6886
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The Eagle
The Eagle

The Eagle

Fried Chicken, Southern Sides, Craft Beer and a Lively Crowd
1342 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 - 513-802-5007
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