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Lavomatic - CLOSED

1211 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7116
+1 513-621-1999
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
27 Jul 2014
“closed by Wades”
19 Jun 2014
“Loved the location”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1211 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7116
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Reviewed 27 July 2014

Lavomatic closed by Wades management group , is hoping for another buyer to open at this same location, but under different management. Great location in OTR....will be missed.

Thank Happy1950
Reviewed 19 June 2014

I was excited to go to Lavomatic in its vibrant location on Vine Street and the outside of the restaurant was inviting. We called for reservations but really did not need them on a Saturday afternoon. I inquired about eating on the rooftop outdoors and...More

Thank tlynn63
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We stopped by Lavomatic after an Underground tour of OTR and the experience was average. The food was nothing to get excited about. While the brunch menu sounded great, the execution was a little under-whelming. The eggs on my benedict were over-cooked and the dish...More

Thank travelohio22
Reviewed 16 June 2014

This restaurant is located in bustling Over-the-Rhine, a hip area of resurgence. We hadn't visited in quite awhile and were pleased with our experience. The menu is small, but features fresh, local ingredients in pleasing, imaginative combinations. The service was very good and we had...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We took out of town friends here for Sunday brunch and we had a lovely time. The weather was beautiful and we sat on the roof. The thick sliced bacon remains a favorite and my friend raved about the spinach quiche. The bloody marys were...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 17 April 2014

The restaurant is precious...we ate on the roof. But the food was dreadful. Service not a lot better... Maybe that's why it was the only place in Over The Rhine with seating available. Waitress began by giving the wrong wine to the wrong people. Not...More

Thank ToughGuy4
Reviewed 31 March 2014

We enjoyed another delicious brunch at Lavomatic on a recent Sunday afternoon. The bloody marys were spicy and flavorful. The thick sliced, peppered bacon is yummy. And the biscuits and gravy, with a touch of chorizo sausage, were wonderful. Our only request -- please bring...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Probably best for adults. Be Careful of your surroundings after dark. My 3 friends and I ate here on a Sunday (4pm) for the first time. We hasn't planned on stopping - we were just driving through after going to the Museum Center. We had...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 23 March 2014

What a shame that in a great location with a cute design and very pleasant waitresses that the beautifully presented food was flavorless. At least gift the chef with a salt shaker! (We requested one. They aren't on the table, but that couldn't really salvage...More

Thank Jen313
Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

We were just looking for a place with an open table in OTR, we may never eat anywhere else. I have never had such a hard time choosing what to order. Everything on the menu sounds amazing. After more than ten minutes of agonizing I...More

Thank JTET
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1211 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7116
    (12th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-621-1999
  • E-mail
Lavomatic is an urban restaurant and bar in the heart of the Gateway Quarter of Downtown Cincinnati. We also offer nightly dinner specials in addition to the regular menu.
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