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812 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2006
+1 513-721-8901
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
2 Nov 2017
“Outstanding ”
28 Sep 2017
“One word AMAZING ”
Italian, American, German, International
812 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2006
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Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

What a spectacular dining experience. $100 for 7 courses AND wine? Are you kidding me. An absolute must for foodies.

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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

As my husband so not eloquently said "every time someone does not dine here, God drowns a Puppy"...but really this place is wonderful and we do feel people who chose not to dine here are missing out on a wonderful gem in the Cincinnati area....More

2  Thank mtemple1106
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

The Phoenix is perhaps one of the best hidden architectural gems in the city of Cincinnati. It's location is not ideal and I think it is why it struggles to stay open under the same management consistently. We ate at what is now called The...More

3  Thank cincygumdoc
Reviewed February 13, 2017

This is a review of the restaurant at the Phoenix, The President's Room. This is simply one of my favorite places to eat in Cincinnati. It is a wonderful place for a full dinner, but hands down this is the best Happy Hour since my...More

1  Thank Claire M
Reviewed February 3, 2017

We enjoyed the Cincy Winter Blues Fest at the Phoenix and really enjoyed the beautiful halls, great place to have concerts.

1  Thank Sheila C
Reviewed November 18, 2016

visiting Cinci, and looking for a place for dinner for a group of 6 from three continents. took a chance on The President's Club, mostly because it was open and in walking distance from the convention center. the fact that it was almost empty almost...More

Thank markoestreicher
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Old Cincinnati charmer with a grand marble entryway and grand ballroom. Located in downtown Cincinnati this venue could use a good cleaning and worn carpeting should be replaced. A paint job would be a good idea as well. With all of this being said the...More

Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed August 20, 2016

We went to The President's Room at The Phoenix for the first time today and we will certainly be back. We decided to get the 5 course chef's tasting menu and were very glad we did! The first course was a delightful lobster salad with...More

1  Thank marggrif
Reviewed May 12, 2016

I used to be a regular at the Phoenix, until their business plan caused them to suspend public restaurant service. They are back again and are really trying to achieve their former excellence. Their chef is experimental and he is presenting dishes which are unusual...More

Thank RFO2
Reviewed April 15, 2015

Went to a wedding and reception at The Phoenix. It was wonderful. The wedding was lovely, the banquet room was beautiful, the food was excellent, as was the service. The band, which of course the family hired, was awesome, and there was plenty of room...More

1  Thank Sue R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 812 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2006
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-721-8901
  • E-mail
Specialties Restaurant ~ Private Dining ~ Catering ~ Banquets ~ Weddings ~ Receptions ~ Business Meetings & Seminars ~ Special Events Our History The Phoenix was built in 1893, and is Cincinnati's finest example of Italian renaissance architecture. It was originally known as The Phoenix Club, the first Jewish Businessmen's organization in this region of the country. The architect was the renowned Samuel Hannaford, best known for his design of Music Hall, and also the architect for other great Cincinnati landmarks such as City Hall, St. George Church in Clifton, and the building that is now The Cincinnatian Hotel.
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