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Willie's Sports Cafe - CLOSED

401 Crescent Ave, Covington, KY 41011-1005
+1 859-581-1500
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good5%
  • Average60%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
17 Nov 2014
22 Jul 2014
“Pre Gaming before a concert”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pub, American, Steakhouse
401 Crescent Ave, Covington, KY 41011-1005
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Reviewed 17 November 2014

Went here on a Saturday for dinner. Wanted to watch some college football. Walked into the place and were greeted by a young man (high school/college) and he was very aloof. Seemed like a pothead LOL. He sat us down by the window area. Beautiful...More

Thank GordonSolie
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

My friends and I sent here to pass some time before a concert. I had been here one before and didn't have any issues so I went back. We had a good time again. The place is a bit dirty and it seems it is...More

Thank Tod S
Reviewed 21 July 2014

The waitress i had was incredible, very friendly and personable. Sadly the food was bland at best, but I did enjoy my half price beer during Happy Hour.

Thank Esin916
Reviewed 14 December 2013

It's been a while since I've been in Willy's for anything but a quick sandwich. Today, I wanted more so I got the Fish and Chips. I received three pieces of fish and a goodly portion of french fries. The fish was soggy and the...More

1  Thank ahaskell
Reviewed 7 December 2013

Stopped by here for appetizers & for hubby to watch some B-ball. When we entered we were greeted by Shana--staff. We were immediately informed of the specials. We ate cheese sticks & boneless chicken wings. Good food. Staff very friendly & attentive to their customers.

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 19 October 2013 via mobile

I was so excited to try Willie's. The potential is amazing! Gorgeous view, beautiful building, full exciting menu! But it was BLAH on every count except the taste of the food. The host seemed drowsy, bored and snippy. She sat us on the top of...More

1  Thank Samandsawyersmom
Reviewed 12 September 2013

As many of the reviews on this establishment state, Willie's needs a good scrubbing and a bit of an update. Most of the food is average. However, my wife and I go every time we visit Cincinnati because we love their bone-in wings. They have...More

Thank Bobby L
Reviewed 28 July 2013

I will never forget Willies as we needed a sports bar to watch the Bruins/Penguins game in June while visiting the KY Ohio area. They had plenty of tv's for watching the game but a typical smokey pub atmosphere was unappealing. The food was ok...More

Thank DJC443
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Went there after a reds game two weeks ago and sat in the bar side that allows smoking,stayed in the dinning room side the last time,no smoking there was better the food and service was great, plenty of T.V.s the place is in need of...More

Thank scottk27-12
Reviewed 30 March 2013

As soon as my grandmother and I walked in to use the restroom, which reeked of cigarette smoke from the hostess who just walked out, we noticed the soap dispensers falling off the wall and the general filthy nature of the stalls and sinks. Afterwards...More

1  Thank LocalHoosier
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Restaurant Details

Bar, Pub, American, Steakhouse
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Crescent Ave, Covington, KY 41011-1005
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-581-1500
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