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Gold Star Chili

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6755 Dixie Hwy, Fairfield, OH 45014-5498
+1 513-860-0444
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Nashville
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73 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We don't have this in Nashville, so we stop every time we're in town. We love these little coney's! The service was great and prices were reasonable, parking good.

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Fairfield, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Apparently this is a thing in Cincinnati. They call it "Cincinnati style chili," but is is really a very watery sloppy joe mix with too much sugar, more cinnamon there should ever be in savory beef dish, and a complete absence of peppers and onions (and beans). I grant it that the sauce may have a bit of tomato in... More 

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Thank SteampunkDragon
Greenville, South Carolina
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158 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

It had been 18 years since my last trip to Ohio, but 30 years since my last 5 way! It was AWESOME! Better than Skyline. Cincinnati Chili is the best.

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Thank PlaidScottie
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86 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

This was the first time I had ever eaten at a Gold Star Chili. I travel for work and see them periodically. This time I decided to try it. The food was ok. I would get the coney dogs next time. The employees were really nice cool people. I would go back.

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Thank Morleyf1
Carolina Shores
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2014

The food as usual was very good. We had the 3 and 5 ways with a coney on the side. Their menu has expanded since the last time we visited. The wait stay was very helpful

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Thank Sharon D
Crestwood, Illinois
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2012

The chili was flavored well, but the texture was too watery. I am used to a thicker chili. More meat added would have given the chili some more thickness.

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Thank donnaplocharczyk
cincinnati
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2012

gold star and skyline you have to try they are cincinnati staples. the price is right too. afterwards go to greaters for great ice cream

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Thank donna v
Columbus, Ohio
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377 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2012

We are total snobs when it comes to Cincinnati chili, we are diehard Skyline fans. We were visiting Jungle Jim's and decided to try Gold Star Chili. I had the 3 way with the coney, it was served hot and fresh. The flavor was excellent and the dish was loaded with tons of cheese. Our waitress was a doll and... More 

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Thank Columbus9
Tulsa, Oklahoma
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2012

great food great service. I love cincinnati syle chili.

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Thank Kingmondo
Cincinnati, Ohio
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159 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2011

When visiting this unique place be sure to take an empty stomach with You. I am orginally from Florida and down south we don't have cheese coneys. I took my family there this past weekend and this place was not only family oriented but, also people friendly. We had their 3-ways, cheese fries and of course their cheese coneys which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6755 Dixie Hwy, Fairfield, OH 45014-5498
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Butler County  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 513-860-0444

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