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Proud Rooster Restaurant

345 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2002
+1 513-281-4965
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good56%
  • Average31%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“greasy spoon” (4 reviews)
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Diner, Cafe
345 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2002
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I've enjoyed breakfasts at this restaurant since the 80's. The fried potatoes with onions are really outstanding. Goetta is crisp and a generous portion. Can't go wrong if what you're looking for is just a good, old-fashioned breakfast. The ambiance is not the best as...More

Thank RoseDay46
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Great place for breakfast; OK for lunch; closed after lunch time. Huge pancakes. Traditional, non-vegetarian, high carb breakfast

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Prices for this place are awesome. $5.25 for a full,quality breakfast is unheard of these days. The portions are just right. The only reason I didn't give it excellent is because they only take cash.

Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stopped here for lunch. It's a small place that seats maybe 35. VERY old fashion decor but that helps keep the prices down. We had the chicken tenders with fries and slaw plus their fish sandwich with chips. With a soft drink and tax...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This little gem in Clifton doesn't need to go retro. They never left the quaint little time period they were in. They serve up simple but DELICIOUS American breakfasts (eggs exactly as you ordered them) and lunch ( Burgers sandwiches and more). They are are...More

Thank Crow_in_the_tree
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Love trying unique eateries, this is one. Very small place with only 13 tables or booths, we got right in and it was 9am. No parking other than meter or down side roads for free. The food was very good, portions were just right, service...More

Thank Don G
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Owner Bob Doll mans the grill and cranks good, hot food in a restaurant decorated by team photos of his children and grandchildren and nostalgic art of The Big Red Machine. Nice mix of old regulars and college students. Homemade home fries are great.

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had a very good breakfast with a throw back atmosphere. Was very affordable. Service was quick and nice.

Thank david r
Reviewed 13 July 2016

They have strange hours so make sure you look them up before you go. Great for breakfast on a weekend. Cash only I believe. Grab some toast, eggs, and a Cincinnati classic slab of goetta with a cup of coffee. Several breakfast options and old...More

Thank cincyfoodsnob
Reviewed 29 April 2016

I really like this place. it's a dive that has good old diner food, waitresses that call you "hon", Breaksast, which iris served all day, is terrific. You'll never leave hungry.

Thank Peter S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 513-281-4965
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