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4165 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223-2245
+1 513-818-8951
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good41%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4165 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223-2245
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our party included 2 adults and three pre-teen boys and there was something for everyone. Two enjoyed the Cincinnati chili from the kids menu. The rest of us shared the artichoke melt and the Hoffner. Both were simply delicious! We had the buffalo Mac and...More

Thank Roberta S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Traveling with family, and being the only meat eater (chicken & turkey only), I am always looking for places to try with vegetarian options. Melt Eclectic Cafe was our best stop on this trip. Everything we tried was delicious and the vegetarian options are plentiful....More

Thank Anniebelle38
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My wife and I try various spots in Cincinnati for lunch. Melt is a new, very modern place in Northside. We had a terrific turkey reuben sandwich. Atmosphere was somewhat noisy with many Northside folks there. Good service

Thank kent f
Reviewed 9 August 2017

For a quick (or a leisurely) lunch in Cincinnati's quirky, walkable Northside neighborhood, Melt can't be beat. Their new location, on the corner of Blue Rock St. and Hamilton, is lovely (with patio seating in good weather). Their food is well seasoned, inventive, healthy, and...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We went as a party of five and everyone in our group left as a happy diner. And my dining companions had some fairly diverse dietary needs— gluten free, vegetarian, not eating foods with ingredients beginning with the letter “n”. (OK, I made up that...More

Thank BigTool
Reviewed 1 June 2017

When I'm in the area, I wander in and end up with a phenomenal meal, EVERY TIME. When the patio is open, I enjoy sitting out there for my meal. Staff are so friendly and helpful.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I can't remember the last time I could order a sandwich out. I'm gluten free and it's so hard to find gf bread out there. Melt uses Udis. The girl working helped me with my order and suggested the Verde Chicken. Loved it. I got...More

Thank maradythestern
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit to Melt.The staff was friendly and the menu had plenty of items to select from.How ever I was expecting so much more .The food wasn't that great .We had the vegan nachos and my husband ordered a sandwich with the...More

Thank FoodYa129
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Fun, quirky little joint that will surprise you with their tasty fare! Sat windowside with the family and enjoyed the downtown view and a vegetarian sandwich with hummus and chips. My husband loved the meaty brisket sandwich and cheesy buffalo mac!

Thank Lilrichmomma
Reviewed 12 September 2016

i've only eaten at melt a few times in all the years its been open, but i can't think of one decent experience. the last time i visited melt i told the cashier i didn't like beef cooked through, and asked if they could put...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4165 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-818-8951
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