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Cheapside Cafe

326 E 8th St, Cincinnati Ohio, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2217
+1 513-345-6618
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
326 E 8th St, Cincinnati Ohio, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2217
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is very cozy and has good options of food, with self seating inside or outside. The menu options are great for all different tastings. I had the breakfast sandwich which it was amazing, and also order the hummus+toast to try and that did...More

Thank Rafael M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stopped in on 3/4/18 with 5 of us. We all had the breakfast sandwich so I cannot comment on the entire menu except to say that the place is interesting, the sandwich amazing and the coffee good although it seemed to have an extra...More

Thank mpharveyco
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Wooden tables with both bench and chair seating. Big windows provide good natural light. Our smoked salmon sandwiches were great and our neighbors' cremé brulee oatmeal looked delicious. The brewed coffee was very good.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Cheapside was busy when I went for lunch, but the line moved along and I was pleasantly surprised at how quickly my food arrived. The menu is posted on the wall to the right of the front door, you place your order and then find...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Cincinnati at the newly renovated Holiday Inn. The front desk recommended this place. Small and very painted white interior with picnic tables outside. After climbing 2 really high steps the menu was on the right. Limited menu. 4 breakfast items. The only one...More

Thank Okrent3209
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were there on 9/9/17 about 10 AM and we all had coffee and the breakfast sandwich which was toasted rye with a fried egg, cheeses and large maple bacon. Outstanding. It was cool so we ate inside. Small but charming. I like this place...More

Thank mpharveyco
Reviewed 17 July 2017

When we're on vacation, we have a rule that you can't eat anywhere that you could eat at home. With that in mind, we're always looking for a unique, one off place with great atmosphere, fair prices, and scrumptious fare. One morning while visiting Cincinnati,...More

Thank rdw64
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Walking back from big yard sale over the Purple Bridge had to grab a delicious cold bottle of fizz popping lemonade. Quenched my thirst perfect.

Thank DarylN
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Downtown breakfast and lunch serving Deeper Grounds coffee, my favorite of the area roasteries. Inviting decor of whitewashed and natural wood which includes a bar, tables and outside seating in the trending Cheapside area. Although the menu is limited with four choices for breakfast, the...More

Thank Litiskat
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I'm sure the food is great , the decor is thoughtful and clean , the staff might be great but , the 4?of us couldn't figure out the free for all seating arrangement and just gave up and left, so to the owners , hire...More

Thank Bigskylvr
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 E 8th St, Cincinnati Ohio, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2217
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-345-6618
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