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505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3113
+1 513-381-1300
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
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505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3113
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed happy hour priced wine and enjoyed a good meal here. We had the fish and chips (happy hour meal) and I had the rockfish special, which was truly excellent.

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I dined at the restaurant on a Friday evening with 4 other people. The service from us entering the restaurant until we left was impeccable. Everyone was friendly, professional and demonstrated a willingness to serve us. The food was delicious! I had the filet mignon,...More

Thank Eluv
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a meal here. It was our second visit, and was again enjoyable. We've never had bad food here, and the service has always been attemtive and friendly. It can feel a little cramped and busy, but that can be overlooked....More

Thank pick6king
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Thank you for sharing your Palomino Experience with fellow Trip Advisor Guests. I'm so happy to hear that you once again enjoyed your food and service. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

I had dinner at Palomino as part of a party of 7. We were going to the opera after dinner, and I made our reservation with that time limit in mind. I also told the server about our time constraint. Notwithstanding, the service was extremely...More

Thank glboh
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

I'm so sorry to hear about the issues your group experienced while dining with us at Palomino. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent food and service to all of our guests. Clearly we missed the mark during your visit and am embarrassed it impacted you...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Once we figured out how to get into the upstairs restaurant, everything was terrific! We had a party of 10 and were treated very well. Our waitress was exceptional, wish I could remember her name. The appetizers and entrees were delicious. No one complained about...More

Thank heathervlfcu
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent Palomino Visit with Trip Advisor. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed everything during your meal. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Took my friend to the empty restaurant and was told to wait in the bar for 10 minutes...which turned into 30 minutes. No real excuse for the wait and there were only two couples in the dining room. Needless to say I was not pleased.More

Thank G M
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

I'm so embarrassed to hear about your recent dining experience with us. We take the food and service we provide our guests very seriously; and clearly we missed the service mark while taking care of you during your recent dinner. I would like the opportunity...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

My group of 5 arrived at 11am, with a reservation, in order to avoid the lunch crowd. It was the 1st time here for all of us. I am on an Anti-cancer diet, since I'm a cancer survivor, which is a Whole Food Plant Based,...More

Thank Chris C
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

I wanted to take a moment to thank you for providing us with feedback from your visit. I am thrilled that you were so happy with Mark's service. I also wanted to let you know that I was the manager that spoke with you that...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

I was most impressed with the VERY attentive and friendly service. It was a far cry from my experience in Dallas where I bumped my head so hard walking into their glass wall that my head bled and then was treated rudely. The food was...More

Thank NoCleverCreation
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

I am so sorry to hear about the issues you had at our other location, but am pleased you were willing to give Palomino another try. We strive to provide excellent food and service to all of our guests - it sounds like we delivered...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

I love this restaurant as a favorite downtown drop by or planned event for team luncheons. The food is consistently good. They have great options for lunch and are quick to serve when you are on a time crunch. Their happy hour is sweet, with...More

Thank 442vickir
Janet A, General Manager at Palomino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your Palomino Dining Experience with us. We strive to provide excellent food and service to all of our guests, and I'm so pleased that you found this to be the case during your meal with us. We...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Our family of 4 (2 boys aged 16 and 14) went here for dinner before going to see the Phantom of the Opera. We had heard good things about Palimino and so were fairly disappointed. everything was okay and that is the best I can...More

Thank kelbil
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Questions & Answers
10 November 2016|
Response from Janet A | Property representative |
Hello - We don't typically serve brunch throughout the year, but during the holiday season (beginning November 27th) through the Sunday before Christmas we do serve brunch from 11:15 - 3 p.m..
28 September 2015|
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Response from ChloeTerri | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3113
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-381-1300
Palomino is a vibrant restaurant, bar and rotisserie famous for its style, hardwood fired Mediterranean cooking and versatile, imaginative menu. Guests appreciate Palomino’s gracious hospitality and talented staff for their unsurpassed enthusiasm, friendliness and skill. Palomino offers an experience that makes guests feel great at a pleasing value.
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