We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Eddie Merlot’s

10808 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-3213
+1 513-489-1212
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (25 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
10808 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-3213
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (248)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 245 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a wonderful dinner here for my birthday. Great service, friendly staff, beautiful atmosphere, even a birthday card and free dessert.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rachel7675
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinner with 5 tennis friends and their wives. Good service, very good and well-prepared dinner; I think my wife and I had steak Diane. Cost was on the high side, but generally consistent with the quality of food and drink. A well-appointed restaurant, however, we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I met a friend at Eddie Merlot's for happy hour. They have a lounge menu and discounted food and drinks between 4 and 7.Thursday night is "bourbon" night and 4-5 specialty drinks were listed as options. Unfortunately when we asked our server to describe them...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tdily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first time here. Was super excited to go was disappointed. 3 of us ordered the bourbon ribeye. The steak was tuff and not really edible. Three of took it home because it was not good. The green beans were under cooked. They got stars...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 901thelmaw
Reviewed 9 December 2018

This was our first visit to Eddie Merlot's but it will certainly not be our last. We wanted a quiet and non pretentious dinner for our 50th wedding anniversary this past Nov. 30th. The minute we entered I was impressed by the decor. The main...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dmcdon2851
Reviewed 6 December 2018

We went to Eddie Merlot's to celebrate my wife's birthday. I gave her a couple of restaurant choices and she chose Eddie Merlot's because she knew it would be a great dinner. My wife had the Veal which was delicious and I had the New...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JohnnyByrne
Reviewed 19 November 2018

The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The manager was visible and courteous. The food was delicious, i especially love the carrot cake!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank priscillaprem
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Great business dinner . Service was impeccable and food was perfectly prepared. Waiter provided excellent suggestions.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marc S
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

The problem with this place is it isn't in a highly commercialized area like the locations in Columbus or Fort Wayne. Therefore, unless they move they will never be nothing more than a neighborhood bar and restaurant. With that said, with a few exceptions my...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NoCleverCreation
Reviewed 23 October 2018

the food is great, the surroundings are great, but the difference between eating and an adventure is the server. Our server made our evening a delight, so knowledgeable about different foods and beverages, and genuinely interested in us as people. Quite a pleasure to dine...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Paul H
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Cincinnati
Red Roof Inn Cincinnati Northeast - Blue Ash
169 reviews
2.68 km away
Quality Hotel
304 reviews
2.76 km away
Hilton Garden Inn Cincinnati Blue Ash
576 reviews
2.89 km away
Ramada Hotel Blue Ash
2 reviews
2.93 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Fond: Lunch and Deli
23 reviews
.14 km away
The Melting Pot
449 reviews
.60 km away
First Watch
85 reviews
1.51 km away
Nearby Attractions
Go Bananas Comedy Club
14 reviews
2.57 km away
Summit Park
61 reviews
4.29 km away
104 reviews
4.88 km away
The Queen City Brewery of Cincinnati
10 reviews
3.69 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Perry B
14 December 2016|
Response from Eddie M | Property representative |
We do not have a formal dress code however, we do recommend business to business casual attire. Some people will be dining in full suits while others will be in khaki pants and a polo shirt. In our lounge, you may see some... More
Joan W
29 December 2015|
Response from Stephanie J | Reviewed this property |
I've never been to happy hour there or sat in the bar so I wouldn't be able to comment. sorry!
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 150
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10808 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-3213
    (Interstate 275)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-489-1212
At Eddie Merlot’s hospitality and the comfort of our guests are our highest mission; we pledge to provide the finest service, highest quality foods, in world class facilities for our guests to enjoy a memorable experience. Eddie Merlot’s features USDA Prime Aged Beef, fresh seafood, and many other offerings including an extensive wine list. Eddie Merlot’s starts with Prime beef, only 2% of all U.S. beef is awarded this certification. We age it for a minimum of 21 days, to an unparalleled standard of tenderness and flavor. The chef selects each piece, before hand-cutting and seasoning the thick, tender and juicy steaks to your specifications, then to seal in the flavor, we flash-sear your steak on our special high-heat grills. Our from scratch kitchen crafts everything fresh daily from dressings and sauces to appetizers, sides, and desserts. Come and enjoy an “Exceptional Experience”.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing