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8170 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2904
+1 513-984-8090
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (37 reviews)
“filet” (29 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Sushi, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8170 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2904
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places in town for sushi....especially on Wednesday when it's 1/2 price! Bar atmosphere is very nice& the service is wonderful.

Thank Judidoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In town for tennis, met with friends at Embers, and had a great experience. The service was terrific; I wish I could remember our waiter's name but he was outstanding. He was almost a performer, but not over the top. The food ...we had a...More

Thank Dick B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Can't ever leave Cincinnati without a superb taste of their extraordinary ice cream. So many flavors from which to choose. One can easily be seated or grab your favorite flavor, maybe two flavors on one cone, and walk out Great for children's birthday parties. Also,...More

Thank ukpassion
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Embers is a classic American bar and grill offering the standard selection of starters, salads, grilled steaks and seafood and a few standard mains. They also offer a sushi menu for an extra option. I had the steak tartare as a starter , a good...More

Thank bjnomads
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We had a long day traveling in the rain to Cincinnati for a wedding, and were looking for a calm dining experience. We selected Embers because it was near our hotel and it had a good profile on tripadvisor. This is one of the best...More

Thank DStin0731
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Dinner for two with no salad no appetizer or soup, one beer, $98 including tip. Food was very good, but this is a gourmet restaurant so the portions are very small. Décor is very nice. Service was excellent.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We chose Embers based on proximity to our hotel and Trip Advisor reviews. We were delighted with our late Friday night dinner. Subdued lighting, soft music, lovely decor. Clearly it was the sort of place where locals go for celebrations, because servers brought out a...More

Thank JayChuck
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Quiet, nice ambience. Excellent and attentive wait staff. I had a spicy tuna roll followed by pan seared sea bass that was perfect: buttery and perfectly cooked. I've been here before and I will be returning.

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for happy hour and appetizers. The tempura roll was outstanding. Beer selection was great. Very clean and not overcrowded. Our server was very attentive and friendly.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food and ambiance. However, It is very expensive. I had the NY strip (aged 28 days) cooked medium and I enjoyed it very much. Had a side of mashed sweet potatoes as well. Others had the filets. Sushi appetizers were ordered as well....More

Thank Greenman926
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8170 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2904
    (Galbraith Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-984-8090
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