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Lake Nina Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
7200 Pippin Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45239-4607
+1 513-521-4020
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“rye bread” (4 reviews)
“fish log” (14 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
7200 Pippin Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45239-4607
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited Lake Nina several times and this time invited friends to join us. I always get the Fish Log, usually the mini portion or the half log, which is plenty. This time I asked for it grilled which will be my choice for all...More

Thank cathe r
Reviewed 18 September 2017

If you crave Cincinnati favorites like fish logs, turtle soup and hot slaw there is only one place in town to find those and other special Cincinnati favorites. The food is excellent and the staff are all friendly and very helpful. Do yourself a favor...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Been eating here for about 25 years and the food quality has always been good. This is the home of the Fish Log, served with Rye bread and two sides. Other recommendations are the Chicken Livers, Mock Turtle soup and the Hot Slaw smothered with...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Someone told my husband about this restaurant so we decided to try it. I ordered the fish log with coleslaw and mashed potatoes and it was very good. I enjoyed the fact we were able to sit near a window that overlooked the lake. It...More

Thank evelynw78
Reviewed 9 June 2016

If you like good old school food this is the place. The fish log (deep fried Cod loin) is the best. Also love the hot slaw, chicken livers and mock turtle soup. The atmosphere is rustic but nice. The service is outstanding. Nothing fancy just...More

Thank CoachDW
Reviewed 28 January 2016

If you enjoy fish, Lake Nina is the place to go. Been around a long time. Enjoyable seating in the back overlooking the lake. Bar area is a little noisy. Majority of customers know each other and the help which tells you something.

Thank wdooley
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Eat year a couple of time a year. Love the mock turtle soup. The fish log is outstanding, after about 25 years of eating here I'd say the quality has remained the same. If you like chicken livers this is one of the best spots...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Made reservations for 14 five days in advance. The day of our gathering, we all arrived to find out that just because your make a reservation doesn't mean that they will honor it (per the owner). The owner, server and a guy behind the bar...More

2  Thank David W
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

The fish log is excellent. Flaky tender white fish, fried but no grease at all. Have the hot slaw and home friesfruesfries. A great neighborhood find!

Thank Gerri H
Reviewed 24 September 2015

I have been here several times. The service is hit or miss. The last time we went the hostess told us to sit anywhere. We decided to sit outside on the small deck. We waited for 5 minutes with no server. I told the hostess...More

Thank bootboy10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7200 Pippin Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45239-4607
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-521-4020
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