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€€ - €€€American, , International
1212 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7117
+1 513-421-2020
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“truffle fries” (38 reviews)
“hot dog” (80 reviews)
“poutine” (53 reviews)
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American, Bar, International
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1212 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7117
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food my wife loved the mussels and the Fidel Castro was the best Rum based old fashioned I have ever had. The crispy wontons were different but delicious. I had the trailer park trash hotdog and thought it was good but wished I had...More

Thank bikerwest
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this place. Food was a bit pricey but worth it. Great spin on an American classic.

Thank mike_77_v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If it weren't for the long wait times, this would be the perfect place. This is the best hot dog I've ever had an I often want to go but seems like the rest of the world agrees with me on it being the best...More

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the new Blue Ash location and enjoyed sitting outside. Beer selection is very good, prices are decent. I had the gyro because I couldn't quite shell out $11 for a hot dog no matter how masterful, next time mebbe. The wife had...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My first visit to Cincinnati included this wonderful place. While they are known for their gourmet Hot Dogs, the eclectic food menu was delightful. The Draft choices were really nice and our server was fast and friendly. I look forward to eating here again on...More

Thank BethIneson
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This was a great place to bring a small child. Mom and Dad could have drinks and gourmet hot dogs while our son could munch on french fries and his own hot dog. The cocktails we had were delicious with a great beer menu too....More

Thank Curtis M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I waited longer than I hoped to try Senate for the first time, but it was well worth the wait. The atmosphere is cozy and small. The hours are also non-traditional, so be sure to plan your visit in advance and give yourself plenty of...More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

On Canada day weekend my bf and I drove to Cincinnati to stay with his best friend. I've never been before and was excited to visit all the cool places that my bf has told me so many stories about. This however, was not one...More

Thank LCH74
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

When it was first suggested that going to the Senate for hot dogs is a must, I thought I didn't come to Cincinnati just to eat hot dogs! I was wrong... We had the Trailer Park & the Korean dogs...wow! Going to try to Hello...More

Thank Mikki B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

ok, so the hot dogs are amazing (Korean dog is my fav) but I love My Wife's Salad, the Falafel Sandwich, Duck Fat Bries and the burger!

Thank Andrea F
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Questions & Answers
29 June 2017|
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Response from Katia T | Reviewed this property |
no they dont take reservations, but the place is pretty small for a restaraunt though.
25 September 2015|
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Response from 508sandrau | Reviewed this property |
There may be several risking on the menu..be sure to have a description if you remember of the label or fruitiness/sweetness of the wine. If it just came out by the glass it may have been the house wine. Be sure to not... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1212 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7117
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-421-2020
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