Every year, CityBeat
publishes the Best Of Cincinnati®
, wherein readers and staffers alike pick which bars are the booziest, which people are the coolest and which shops are your best bet for dropping a pretty penny. And Cincinnati's diverse bar scene means there are tons of great watering holes for any vibe you're seeking. From queer dive bars and places to hear live music to Cincinnati's oldest, continuously operating bar, these are the best bars to grab a drink in the Queen City, according to our readers. (Note: This list doesn't include breweries and taprooms).