The 25 Hottest Patios in Cincinnati for Cold-Weather Drinking

From toasty fire pits to tented spaces with heaters, these Queen City bars and eateries are keeping their patios warm and cozy…

By CityBeat Staff

Pins Mechanical Company
    1124 Main St., Over-the-Rhine
    The winter weather is nothing to worry about at Pins — they have special winter cocktails which you can enjoy around the fire pits on their rooftop patio, plus 35 beers on tap. From the Columbus-based Rise Brands, the group behind 16-Bit, this Over-the-Rhine bar has pinball machines and duckpin bowling lanes, plus other “old school” entertainment options like foosball, bocce ball and shuffleboard. 
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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Cincinnati's Most Beautiful Patios for Outdoor Drinking and Dining

Summertime is well on its way which means restaurants and bars across the city are sprucing up their patios for the ultimate…

By CityBeat Staff

Residence Inn’s Top of the Park
    506 E. Fourth St., Downtown
    On the roof of downtown’s Residence Inn hotel, Top of the Park has 360-degree views of downtown and the river from its vantage point at the base of Lytle Park. Amenities include tabletop fire features, TVs and live music, plus a tapas menu with snack options like sliders, charcuterie and chocolate churros. Try: The Re-Fashioned, with Bulleit bourbon, fresh blood orange, crème de cassis, rhubarb bitters and bourbon cherry. 
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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Pins Mechanical Company Opens Dreamy Rooftop Entertainment Lounge

After opening locations elsewhere in Ohio (Columbus and Dublin), Pins Mechanical Company ventured south to Cincinnati to open its third entertainment bar…

By CityBeat Staff

Pins Mechanical Company
    1124 Main St., Over-the-Rhine
    The winter weather is nothing to worry about at Pins — they have special winter cocktails which you can enjoy around the fire pits on their rooftop patio, plus 35 beers on tap. From the Columbus-based Rise Brands, the group behind 16-Bit, this Over-the-Rhine bar has pinball machines and duckpin bowling lanes, plus other “old school” entertainment options like foosball, bocce ball and shuffleboard. This year, Pins has employed a special “Clean Team” to ensure safety for all guests, including glass barriers, social distancing enforcement, and using CureUV sanitizing technology to clean surfaces and game materials.
    Photo: Hailey Bollinger
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