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Buckhead Mountain Grill

35 Fairfield Ave, Newport, KY 41073-1036
+1 859-491-7333
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Fairfield Ave, Newport, KY 41073-1036
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last Friday, we had lunch at the Buckead Mountain Grill after visiting the Newport Aquarium. They were very accommodating of our large group of 8 adults and 8 children, ages 9 mos to 11yrs. It's a bit of a hike from the aquarium, but a...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Their menu includes Cauliflower Faro Burger & blue cheese coleslaw, but these weren't available at the Newport location. All they offer for vegetarians is a portobello mushroom sandwich and a veggie plate, which consists of choosing 4 sides. It would be nice if they offered...More

Thank mommacatt
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Came on a Saturday afternoon around 4. By the time we left there was an 1 1/2 hr wait. They do call ahead. We did do that. Decir us lodge rustic with 2 huge fireplaces ♨️. They were not going. That would of made for...More

Thank phislamajama
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We went here for my mom and dads anniversary. There were 13 of us. The service was great and we got our food out in a timely manner. Everyone loved the food. Will definitely go back again. And the kids loved the big buffalo on...More

Thank Simyemy
Reviewed 2 February 2018

I was not expecting this type of decor in the Cincinnati area, but was pleasantly surprised. I walked in and felt I was in a bar in Wyoming - huge timbers, wooden canoe hanging from the ceiling, animal mounts on stone walls. Casual dining restaurant....More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

The food here was an absolute surprise...normal menu that tastes betterthan anyplace on the riverfront.

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Nine of us made reservations to have dinner on NYE, 2017. We were seated at a table with a gorgeous view of the Ohio River and the city of Cincinnati. Three people ordered the ribs and they were very good. The pretzel appetizers, as well...More

1  Thank Venice245
Reviewed 6 January 2018

very good food and portion sizes. service and good and fast. Lots of secure parking. out door seating with views of the river is available (weather permitting)

Thank Chenza05
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The food here was well prepared and tasty. It had options for children to retired person. They accommodated all in my party. The appetizers where large and well worth it. Only reason for a lower rating, was when waiting for a table for five for...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We went with friends who are vegetarians and everyone was very happy with their meals. Highlights included the fried green tomatoes, blue cheese cole slaw and complimentary bread. The prices are very reasonable, the view onto the Ohio River is fantastic, and the service was...More

Thank Lisa G
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Rayell W
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Response from Denise H | Reviewed this property |
I would call them beforehand to make sure.
12 January 2016|
Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
It's a family style restaurant. All are welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Fairfield Ave, Newport, KY 41073-1036
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 859-491-7333
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