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) #156 of 1,661 Restaurants in Cincinnati American, , Cafe
441 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2808
+1 513-621-1332
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Diner, Cafe
441 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2808
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the Sunday morning, we were looking for a quick breakfast before hitting the road. Situated in the basement of the Hilton, the restaurant looked like the perfect option. We were very wrong. The service was brutally slow. It appeared that the 3 wait staff...More

Thank Xmtler
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Old school cheap diner with all the comfort food you come to enjoy. Not the healthiest place in the world to eat but fills a void when you want a big omelette or greasy cheeseburger one day. Takes you back a few years. Service is...More

Thank echo8kilo
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We had a no frills breakfast at Hathaways. Basic American style breakfast. Brightly lighted space in the Carew Building arcade under the Netherland Plaza Hotel. Pleasant enough, quick and much less expensive than hotel food. Has not caught on to the farm - to -...More

Thank CandaceBritt
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This place will make you feel as a part of history that has long been gone from the moment you go into the restaurant you are greeted with a smile food is cooked the way that you request it. This is become one of my...More

Thank Jose A R
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This diner tucked away in Carew Tower connected to Hilton Netherland Hotel makes you think of cincinnati the 1950s that brings back years of the past with a colorful diner with pictures through out the diner of Cincinnati from yesterday years. A family owned dinner...More

Thank CiincinnatiRick
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Stayed downtown, stopped in for breakfast, was so happy to see goetta. Very nice server. Fair price. Would definitely return.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Wanted to find a local cafe for a weekend breakfast that didn't require us to eat from a buffet. This historic venue is quaint and somewhat dated but the food was good, the service was great and the quantity of food for the money was...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

If you are standing in the Hilton Netherlands Hotel in downtown Cincinnati this place is directly below you. Kind of like an old diner theme. Wonderful service. Wonderful food. Fair prices for being downtown. Check it out. You will not regret.

Thank John J
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Stayed at the Hilton and in the lower level shops is where Hathaway's is located. Tired from traveling we just wanted to get some simple good food and Hathaway's looked like it fit the bill. Unfortunately, our family thought it was not that special and...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The best American breakfast in Cincinnati. This old gem is fantastic! The food is EXCELLENT!! The staff is friendly and professional.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 441 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2808
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-621-1332
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