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Gold Star Chili

28 W 4th St, Ste FC15, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3637
+1 513-369-0210
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible2%
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“chili dog” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
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28 W 4th St, Ste FC15, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3637
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Disappointed that it was closed for remodeling. I did get to try them although at the convention center they did a cater out to our event. Well - it must be a regional thing, since locals rave about it. It tended to be a thin...More

Thank missbobbib
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Who makes the best Cincinnati Chili is a long time debate, but my vote goes to Gold Star next to Xavier University. Despite the multiple locations, this still feels like a family run business. The chili is exceptional and the service provided by Kenny was...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I visited and ate based on a request from my nephew. New to Cincinnati and hungry. I love hot dogs and sausage. I was extremely disappointed in the pinky finger sized dog hiding in the bun. The chili was ok, no standout. I ate at...More

Thank mentlflos
Reviewed 21 July 2017

There are evidently over 250 Cincinnati Chili parlors in the Cincinnati area. Cincinnati Chili is not Texican Chili like most people think of the word, it is a Greek Dish made with Cinnamon and unsweetened Chocolate, among other things, served over Spaghetti. Different dish. Yesterday...More

1  Thank neuroshrink
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This location is at the Cincinnati northern Kentucky airport. A good alternate flight to get to Indianapolis Indiana. The shake was priced kind of high but good.

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Recently took a trip to the Cincinnati/Covington area and was told we had to try a Cincinnati chili dog before leaving town. I'm from Iowa so this type of chili dog is not was I'm used to...i prefer an all beef dog with loads of...More

Thank Ashley N
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We went here after church for lunch. The style of chili is not my cup of tea. It was darker in color and I didn't taste any tomatoes/tomato sauce. It's very different from the style of chili I am used to. Corn dog was smaller...More

Thank lionjen
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We are from out of town and have eaten here twice. The history of this little place is interesting; we actually saw the nice gentleman who started it on our first visit and chatted with him briefly. They have delicious Cincinnati-style chili (though I think...More

Thank MasParkMom
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Gold Star is good but it's no Skyline. Yes it's decent chilli and it's nice if you need a quick bite to eat but I prefer Skyline. Always get a 5 way chilli!

Thank Xatt
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

A very good fast food Mexican restaurant. The chili salad and burrito meal was delicious. I would stop again.

Thank Joyce P
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 W 4th St, Ste FC15, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3637
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-369-0210
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