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Via Vite

520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
+1 513-721-8483
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“gnocchi” (46 reviews)
“pizza” (81 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
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1 - 10 of 493 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

4 of us enjoyed dinner here. It was a wonderful evening - great food and service in a great space. Shared delicious appetizers - fig & goat cheese bruschette and the meatballs, Then the lamb shank was fantastic - one of the best ever! Cioppino...More

Thank GeorgiaLucy41
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love Via Vite, excellent dinner but mostly excellent Sunday brunch! Right above Fountain Square for views of the fountain.

Thank 87debrab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to treat our family to a special meal at Via Vite while we were down at Blink. My son and my husband each ordered the snapper(which the waitress raved about). When they brought their fish I thought they had Heard the order wrong...More

Thank barbchesnut
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited there for my wife's birthday a couple of months late....saw the Beach Boys! The food was a big hit and everything was prepared in superior quality. The staff was to be commended at every aspect. Will be back

Thank JimbuckTootle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love going there in the holidays and sitting on their heated patio overlooking the ice skating rink and tree. The food is always amazing, wine list is great, and the happy hour is phenomenal.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Love the location looking over the fountain and the wonderful selection from pizza to Veal Shank. Everything I have ever had here is true Tuscan deliciousness!

Thank Dkguiducci
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We went here over the weekend for a bachelorette dinner. Excellent food---highly recommend the gnocchi. So delicious. This restaurant is small but nice, highly recommend making a reservation for the weekend. Service was nothing more than average. Our waiter barely spoke to us and somehow...More

1  Thank Emily M
Naomi S, General Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Emily, I am sorry the service was not better for you on this evening. I would love to hear more about this and invite you back for a better experience and send you a gift card to use on your next visit. You can...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A friend and I found this spot while we were out walking around downtown. We were lucky to have found it. They were serving brunch. She had pasta bolognase, I had the truffle frittata. Mine was devine! Our server Josh was awesome too.

Thank Adamtrishb
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The small quaint place on the corner of the fountain square in downtown Cincinnati appeared to be something that would be delicious and appealing as far as Italian restaurants go. Unfortunately we were not able to eat there because the wait time was kind of...More

Thank Jayme B
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Upscale restaurant on Fountain Square! This is a delicious restaurant, the goat cheese salad is a must have! Delicious food and exceptional service!

Thank luckyno39
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
    (On Fountain Square, Fifth & Vine Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-721-8483
  • E-mail
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