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Cincinnati Dinner Train

) #122 of 1,656 Restaurants in Cincinnati €€ - €€€ American
2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg, Cincinnati, OH 45237
+1 513-791-7245
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg, Cincinnati, OH 45237
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We were given this as a gift at Christmas. We planned it for last Saturday and had a GREAT time! It was quite the surprise...although the view was really not great...the food was WONDERFUL and the co-owner and conductor were FABULOUS! They added so much...More

1  Thank HnJCambria
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We very much enjoyed this informative and scenic railway trip combined with a 4 course meal that was first class all the way. Our "conductor" was informative and very personable. The service staff was friendly, prompt and made sure we had everything we needed. The...More

1  Thank Pam M
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend ! The food was great, the train ride very enjoyable with 40s music and history lessons along the way. Obviously has been a labor of love for the owner who narrates the trip at several spots along the way. My wife and I...More

2  Thank hwhudson
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I am a employee for the Cincinnati Dinner Train and I Flagg the Crossings ahead of the train, Making sure all the crossings are safe

Thank James C
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We didn't have dinner on the train, we just rode in the coach car. It was interesting, especially being able to stand on the back of the last car (which was the coach car). Unfortunately it was dark on the return trip, making it difficult...More

2  Thank Gina B
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I wanted to surprise my husband for our 25th wedding anniversary and decided to treat him to Cincinnati Dinner Train. What a perfect choice! My husband loves trains and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. The meal was excellent. Everyone from reservations to the greeters to the...More

1  Thank andovers1074
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Two couples took this train ride last Sat night and we couldn't have had a better time. Everything about the experience was OUTSTANDING. Loved the music, just wish there had been more of it. I can't believe this dinner train has been offered for 8...More

Thank Ginger R W
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We're always on the lookout for "historic" venues to take my healthy 97 year old father-in-law to, and the Cincinnati Dinner Train filled the bill. The restoration is impeccable, the food was good, and the 40's singers were excellent. The problem is that the entire...More

3  Thank Jb0y
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We went with another couple and had a very enjoyable evening. Everything was well organized; we had no problem finding our car and table. The service was excellent and the food was quite good. The train car was comfortable and nicely appointed. It was a...More

Thank Ellen W
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I rode the Cincinnati Dinner Train in celebration of my mother's 60th birthday. The train was nicely restored and service was excellent. The dinner was decent - not remarkable but a good meal. The train ride was nice, especially on the southern part of the...More

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Carrol G
Which is the best car to dine in? It looked like the obe car had upper seating for a better view?
28 December 2016|
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Response from CincyDinnerTrain | Property representative |
All 3 dining cars receive the same outstanding service from our staff. One car is not favored over the others. All tables have a window for viewing the sights as we travel by. There is no "upper" seating in any of the... More
Can you handle someone in a wheelchair?
30 May 2016|
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Response from hislove1 | Reviewed this property |
It will be really hard. I saw no ramps or wheel chair accessible doors. The aisle ways are very narrow and that where most of the activity is. There's only one bathroom per man/woman and they are tight. The tables very... More
Mary S
Hi! Would like to get this as a Christmas gift for son and his wife. Do you sell gift certificates/
11 September 2015|
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Response from 349jessiem | Reviewed this property |
They do. Probably have to go through their website to get one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$84 - US$84
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg, Cincinnati, OH 45237
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-791-7245
  • E-mail
The Cincinnati Dinner Train features dining on three finely restored 1950's era dining cars. Also featured, the Queen City Tavern car, which is equipped with a full service bar with music and two open side doors for viewing as we travel through Cincinnati. The public dinner train operates every Saturday throughout the year, with the exception of January and February. Tickets are sold in advance and will be held at check-in the day of the excursion. Tickets are available in the dining cars and the coach car.
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