Mac & Cheese Throwdown at The Phoenix Will Decide Who Has the Best Mac & Cheese in Cincinnati

Tickets are still available for the ultimate mac & cheese showdown on Friday, Nov. 11.

Nov 11, 2022 at 10:21 am
click to enlarge Mac & Cheese Throwdown at The Phoenix - Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Photo: Hailey Bollinger
Mac & Cheese Throwdown at The Phoenix

Things are about to get cheesy in the Queen City: Local restaurants are about to throwdown in the quest to be named Mac N' Cheese Champion of Cincinnati.

The Mac & Cheese Throwdown is happening Friday, Nov. 11 from 6-9 p.m. at The Phoenix in downtown Cincinnati.

The participating restaurants are:
  • Mighty Good
  • Talons
  • Soul Secrets
  • MamaBear's Mac
  • Bebo’s Burgers and Frappes
  • Bandito Food Park + Cantina
  • Lucius Q
  • Tom & Chee
  • Keystone Bar & Grill
  • Sweets & Meats BBQ
  • Yuca by Cedar
  • Cedar

Craft vendors Curious Concoctions and Farmer Nate's Hot Sauce will also be there.

Guests will get to decide who takes home the title of Best Mac N' Cheese in the city. VIP tickets are sold out, but General Admission tickets are still available for $40.

The Phoenix is located at 812 Race St. For more information the Mac & Cheese Throwdown and to purchase tickets, visit

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