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610 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2545
+1 513-241-6246
07:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 15:00
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Tacoma, Washington
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111 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love Izzys! When we are in town we always have at least one meal. We load in shows there across into the alley of The Arnoff Theatre. Potato pancakes are simply the best. U can order at counter to go or sit and someone will come over. We sat and had two Reuben's with toasted bread. One with coleslaw (yum)... More 

Thank Rene D
Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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244 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We really do like Izzy's. The food is so fresh and the service is typically great. We eat at Izzy's every week.

Thank Thomas G
Luganville, Vanuatu
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172 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Several years ago I went to the original Izzy's on Elm Street. I had the signature Reuben and was not that impressed. However, the potato cakes were so good that I wanted to give them another try. I had the chance a few weeks ago. This time I went to their number two location on Main Street. I had the... More 

Thank SouthSeasAmerican
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I had the famous Reuben and my partner had the corned beef and Swiss- both exceeded expectations. Out of this world delicious and we would go back In a heartbeat.

Thank Courtney G
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
97 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

My coworkers and I have eaten here approx. 3 times. I don't really care for the food but I go along bc my coworkers like the food. Yesterday was by far the worst service we have ever received. It took over 30 minutes for our food to come out. We saw some people leave the restaurant. The place didn't seem... More 

Thank Linda H
Level Contributor
55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Visiting Cincinnati on a baseball ballpark tour. Went to Izzy's based on local recommendations. It was very good. The potato cakes were awesome. So glad we asked someone where to eat. Wish we had an Izzy's in Texas.

Thank Mindy M
Springboro, Ohio
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I love the "Izzy's Famous Reuben". I've ordered that every time save for once, so I can also say the Cod Reuben is really good. But I went back to the corned beef next visit and since. The "pickle bucket" they bring out when served is a very nice touch. The pickles are excellent dills. If you get it to... More 

Thank mattblick
Gainesville, GA
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Great clean deli been a staple of Corned Beef for decades. The Reuben and 2 potato pancakes put me back $12 split it with my wife. We where both in heaven. Been many times ordered half the menu never a loser. Great little NY deli.

Thank mikewatts1
Level Contributor
42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This is one of the staple food places in Cincinnati, like Graeter's. Everytime I come, I get the same reuben and pancake. it's an EXCELLENT value for the amount of food. I haven't found any place that is even remotely like it.

Thank Jessica S
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Most of us over a certain age remember the original Izzy's and the original Izzy and Rose. This ain't it. What's better is the elbow room and consistent pricing (OK, Izzy never really hurt anybody with much more than an extra quarter or so). The food is still fine, and the menu is much expanded from the old Elm Street... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
American, Delicatessen, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2545
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-241-6246

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?