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French Crust Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, Cafe, European
1801 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7707
+1 513-455-3720
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“quiche” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1801 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7707
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came for late Saturday brunch and it was fantastic! The quiche was the best I've ever had, & service was lovely.

Thank jlouisville
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so hoping for an excellent experience at French Crust. Years ago when we lived and in Cincinnati, we ate at the Maisonette and La Normandie. We were disappointed with our lunch at French Crust Cafe.The quiche du jour was lobster and three of...More

Thank vinomanfla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here with two other couples and had a very nice dinner. We all loved our food. We had a 7:30 reservation and they ran out of the special- ahi tuna before we could order, which disappointed a couple of the group. We had...More

Thank TripPhotographer52
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Our friends highly recommended this cafe so we decided to join them yesterday. We had eight total people with four being kids. We waited about 10 minutes to get seated (11:30 is when we arrived) and our server came about five minutes after we sat...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Four of us had brunch after shopping at nearby Findlay Market. Two had cocktails which they enjoyed. One had quiche which was good, one had pancakes which were good. The salmon omlette was dry and I could barely find the salmon in it. The other...More

Thank jpasta
Reviewed 20 August 2018

My wife had an online local promotion (similar to groupon) that specified any appetizer, entree and special dessert for a fixed price. Upon showing our server, we were given different menus with very limited selections that did not include the scallops that my wife wanted....More

Thank TedH342
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The Quiche du Jour (crab, salmon, fresh corn, and more) was outstanding. Grant was an excellent server. I recommend this place 100%.

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent service was great too and they were busy. I had the buttermilk pancakes and an omelette and both were excellent. Everyone else’s food was great as well.

Thank worldwide100
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Our server was very uninformed about the menu and the prices for the specials and for nearly any question I asked. Also his hair was long and unkept. I noticed that later in our experience he had tied his hair back. I ordered an omelet,...More

Thank ccathyroth
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The onion soup was very good. The goat cheese croquette was good but why did we order this? our fault... The duck confit was terrific and earns the fifth star. The salmon was very good. Great atmosphere. Excellent service. Cincinnati needs a casual classic french...More

Thank Jabrd
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Response from MilwaukeeCraig | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Typical restaurant wine list & full bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7707
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-455-3720
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