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Gorilla Cinema Toasts to Life (and Death) at New Bar La Ofrenda

The hospitality company known for its themed nightspots adds to its roster with this deeply personal project from CEO Jacob Treviño.

Gorilla Cinema Opens A New Day of the Dead–Themed Bar

Over-the-Rhine’s La Ofrenda is a nod to Mexican heritage with tequila-centric cocktails, cervezas, and tamales.

The Storied Past of Downtown’s The View at Shires’ Garden

The history behind the new rooftop restaurant/bar’s location goes back to an 1842-founded “amusement resort.”

Pleasant Ridge Gets a New Neighborhood Coffee Shop

It was a backpacking trip though Vietnam that sparked Michele Burroughs’s idea of taking the leap and opening the café she and her husband Shawn Burroughs had dreamed about for so long. Last month...

Tortilleria Garcia Opens a New Taco Spot in College Hill

Double-wrapped with handmade tortillas, these tacos are worth the wait, but that won’t be necessary.

Hoppin’ Vines Duckpin Bowling Bar Rolls on in to Madeira

The bar pairs pizza and duckpin bowling for a family-friendly night out.

The Baker’s Table Serves Brunch with Love in Newport

The Baker’s Table offers modern Kentucky hospitality and amped up comfort food like your granny made, but with picture-perfect presentation, a stacked bar, and a kickass playlist. At their farm-to-table brunch spot, husband-and-wife duo...

Fiery Hen Brings Southern Spice to Court Street

Cincinnati’s newest source for Nashville hot chicken, Fiery Hen, opened Jan. 11, neighboring its sister restaurant Court Street Lobster Bar—both owned and operated by Dan Swormstedt. So the story goes, Swormstedt was in a...