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Alabama Fish Bar

1605 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-6415
+1 513-241-2255
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Seafood, Fast food
1605 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-6415
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

This is the best fish bar in Cincinnati!! Don't miss out stop by get you a good perch, cod or whiting fish dinner.... and don't forget the onions and peppers on the side. Been a customer for over 20 years. Yummy!

Thank Frances G
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Anytime I'm in Cincinnati I have go by Alabama's. No one does it better than these folks. It never fails when people hear I have a meeting in Cincinnati they beg me to bring home food for them.

Thank Willie W
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Have been going to Alabama Fish for over 35 years. Have stopped in there for lunch at just about every place that I have worked. Started when I worked at a place on the Mill Creek, would call ahead and order and would pick it...More

Thank Boberth
Reviewed October 12, 2017

This isn't a bad place. The people who work here were great and I found the lack of dining in space and waiting room to not be a big deal. I felt like the tiny waiting area kind of added to the neighborhood charm. Fries...More

Thank rsilly11
Reviewed August 19, 2017

I've been going to Alabama Fish bar for 20+ years. I first learned of its existence when I worked in downtown Cincinnati. This place has attracted a diverse group of customers long before gentrification came to OTR. Alabama's serves great fried fish, lightly battered, great...More

1  Thank HappyCamperAug2009
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Sometimes you just want a good piece of fried fish - and this is the place. When you walk up for the first time you sort of think there must be some special handshake or something to get in, but everyone is cool and willing...More

Thank mikethomas631
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Nothing fancy here. It's fried fish on the corner of the street, but man, do they do it right!! The staff was incredibly friendly and the service was quick. It's not in the best part of town, so get it to go and go eat...More

Thank Byrd B
Reviewed August 25, 2016

I have been coming here for years. This fish is really good, as are the peppers and onions they give you. However, the bread and fries are really not worth it. They are consistently some of the worst french fries I have ever tried. Just...More

Thank Lee j
Reviewed April 4, 2016

Its always places like this (fried fish in a brown paper bag) that make you glad you have friends in low places. By far one of the top 10 local "joints" to eat at anywhere in the US. Luckily (or not) the surroundings keep the...More

Thank echo8kilo
Reviewed February 9, 2016

HAD THE COD TODAY, Cannot bee beat! Crazy place on the corner. Always bussy - always a fresh- you have too wait. $9 bucks for 6 pieces COD w/bead, fries, & peppers/onions. Just great all the time.

Thank semifrato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1605 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-6415
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-241-2255
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