These Vintage Photos Show a Glimpse of Life During Greater Cincinnati's Blizzard of '78

These days, it’s considered a bitter memory. Forty-four years ago, it was a universally declared nightmare for the Greater Cincinnati area when…

By CityBeat Staff

    "Winter scene looking south from Pike Street"
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Greater Cincinnati Restaurants Serving Steamy Bowls of Ramen, Pho and Other Noodly Soups

Winter is here, and as the pandemic — and chilly air — has most of us cooped up inside, it's a perfect…

By CityBeat Staff

Zundo Ramen & Donburi
    220 W. 12th St., Over-the-Rhine
    Slurp-worthy bowls make Zundo the go-to for ramen in Over-the-Rhine. The restaurant, which opened in fall of 2018, offers traditional 14-hour broth, along with flavor-amping ingredients like pork belly and soft-boiled egg with custardy yolk. Meanwhile, donburi choices range from pork katsu to curry to unagi. The large selection of sake pairs perfectly with anything from the food menu. Order online for pickup at The restaurant is opening a second location in Mason soon. 
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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25 Greater Cincinnati Restaurants That Closed Their Doors in 2020

The financial and emotional strain of the pandemic has affected just about every aspect of the humanity, and the local beverage and…

By CityBeat Staff

    1400 Vine St., Over-the-Rhine
    Kaze and its 36 Chambers Bar ended business operations at the start of 2020. The OTR Japanese restaurant and bar was purchased by The Thunderdome Restaurant group — which also owns Currito, CityBird, Bakersfield and other Cincinnati favorites — in July of 2019. 
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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All the Food You Can Try During Cincinnati's Inaugural Asian Food Week This November

While this year's super popular Asian Food Fest was moved from its traditional May date to August, and then canceled until 2021,…

By CityBeat Staff

    1. Pho Lang Thang,
    2. Wild Ginger,
    3. Quan Hapa,
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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25 Greater Cincinnati Fish Fries You Need To Try This Lenten Season

It’s the Lenten season in Cincinnati, which can only mean one thing: Fish Fry Fridays are back. (That and someone you know…

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St. James the Greater
    St. James the Greater has been blessing the White Oak area with quality Lenten meals for over 10 years. Fried or baked fish, fish sandwiches, shrimp, pizza, mac and cheese, Servatii’s pretzels — there’s something for everyone. 4:30-8 p.m. Fridays, Feb. 28-April 3. 3565 Hubble Road, White Oak.
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We Traveled Back in Time at the Old West Fest in Williamsburg, Ohio

Travel back in time to the Wild West at the Old West Fest in Williamsburg, Ohio. Here, period-inspired actors wander the streets…

By CityBeat Staff

We Traveled Back in Time at the Old West Fest in Williamsburg, Ohio
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