When you think of nightlife what comes to your mind? Most people think about good food, good times and good company. Most people also thinks about going to great restaurants, nice theatres and maybe even some dance clubs.
If you are in Cincinnati, Ohio and these are the types of places you think of when you think about a night out on the town, here is a guide you might enjoy.
First, lets look at some of the best restaurants Cincinnati has to offer because like it or not food is the center of everything fun.
Jimmy D’s Steakhouse is located at 7791 Cooper Road. They can be reached by phone at 513-984-2914. The steaks are fine aged steaks and they also serve some superb seafood. For wine lovers, Jimmy D’s Steakhouse is also known for having a large wine selection. The room is relaxing and dimly lit.
If French dining is a favorite of yours, you must try Orchids at Palm Court. They are located at 35 West 5th Street, Suite 210, Cincinnati, Ohio. They can be reached by phone at 513-421-9100. This restaurant is noted for its delicious and creative French cuisine as well as is its beautiful fine art deco architecture. The restaurant itself is located within the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza. It was also named one of the best restaurants in Cincinnati Magazine.
If northern Italian cuisine is what you crave, you should try out Nicola’s Ristorante. Nicola’s is located at 1420 Sycamore Street. They can be reached by phone at 888-887-6808. Be warned that the food, although excellent, may be considered pricey to some. They also have a large wine selection. You should also call ahead for a reservation.
Now, lets look at a couple of the best theatres in Cincinnati.
The Taft Theatre is located at 317 East 5th Street, Cincinnati, Ohio. They can be reached by phone at 513-721-8883. The Taft Theatre has 2,500 seats. They have had a broad range of performers to grace their stage every year. You can find such acts as: comedians, musicians, children’s matinees to even an occasional Broadway series. Whatever type of theatre entertainment you like, will be showcased at the Taft Theatre some time during the year.
Patricia Corbett Theatre is located on Corry Street, within the campus of the University of Cincinnati. They can be reached by phone at 513-556-4183. This theatre features their premier students. Their past students have went on to such great things as roles on Broadway, and filming and recording careers.
Now for fun clubs and dance clubs.
First, there is this unique club, The Sandbar. It is located at 4625 Kellogg Avenue. The Sandbar features a fun and casual atmosphere which includes an adult playground, including sand volleyball, bands and a full menu. You can contact them by phone at 513-533-3810.
Alive One is located at 941 Pavilion Street. They can also be reached by phone at 513-721-6977. This club is known for its all live jukebx. This jukebox features full length concerts from such artists as the Chili Peppers to Modest Mouse. This club also offers over 50 different types of beer. It is dimly lit and decorated with original photos and rock memorabilia.
Allyn’s Cafe is located at 3538 Columbia Pkwy, Cincinnati Ohio. You can also reach them by phone at 513-721-6977. This cafe features mostly blues music. It is also known for its Cajun Mexican cooking and its selection of beer (110 domestic imported and micro beers) as well as it selection of wine (over 375).
Cincinnati is a wonderful city full of life. If living or just visiting, you should never have a dull moment in Cincinnati, unless you just want to have one.