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Zip's Cafe

1036 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208-3104
+1 513-871-9876
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (66 reviews)
“chili” (28 reviews)
“fries” (22 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:30All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
1036 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208-3104
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great neighborhood burger joint. Service was good and the zip burgers are great. A "Cheers" type atmosphere - a little dark but the food and service was excellent.

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner in the bar area in the back of the restaurant (FYI it is open seating if you have never been). I ordered the Zip Burger with cheese and onion rings and my wife ordered the Zip Burger with cheese...More

Thank KLucal
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This place is a landmark. Famous for amazing burgers, soap and chili. I’ve been a customer for 40 years and the quality hasn’t changed. Get a double Zipburger with cheese!

Thank hwhudson
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This place offers a very good burger and a variety of sandwiches. For the non-meat eater, there was a tuna salad sandwich, fish sandwich, a garden burger, and a black bean burger. I opted for the tuna sandwich, which I would say was above average....More

Thank DZ7
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Good burgers, fries and cheese sauce. Parking in this part of town can be a pain during busy times in the day, so plan to circle the area a few times. Zip's is always packed, but I have never waited too long for a seat....More

Thank Abby G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Zip's is a Cincinnati staple. Old school bar and grill. Great burgers and chili! Great for families!

Thank Redmeatlvr
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I had heard about the burgers at Zip's for years and finally had a chance to check it out! It's such a great divey spot in Mt. Lookout square. My husband and I stopped in for lunch on a Sunday and were seated right away....More

Thank shobhapaikansal
Reviewed 29 July 2017

the cheese fries were disgusting. the cheese was the same stuff you get out of the tap at your local gas station nacho station.

Thank Bee R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We stopped in for lunch. We use to live in the area making "Zip's" a regular haunt. For good reason, the food was terrific...yum-yum!s We returned to the area for a visit and decided to see it the eatery had changed hands and if it...More

Thank labrador47
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Burgers and other bar grub is great. Named one of the best burger joints in Cincy. Place is small so plan on a little wait. TGIF is great at Zips. One of my favorites

Thank Mortgageman9000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1036 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45208-3104
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-871-9876
  • E-mail
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