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Izzy's

800 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1914
+1 513-721-4241
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“reuben” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Delicatessen, Soups
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LOCATION
800 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1914
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Popular for their Reubens, with corned beef and Sauerkraut; their reputation really lives up to their name. The meat was really good and the fried potato that accompanies the meal is great. I went for a half reuben and found that to be quite filling...More

Thank Krishna P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Worst deli in my life. Insult to all delicatessens everywhere. In fact one of the worst meals I have ever had. Any one who eats there obviously has never gone to a deli. Avoid this place for health reasons alone. Should be closed down since...More

Thank worldtraveler77_12
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Legendary for their Ruben's - you need to visit Izzy's to learn why. Very clean facility, friendly staff. Food is always hot. It still troubles me a bit that you pay on the honor system on the way out the door.

Thank SeamusDad
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I came into town for a conference and walked down to Izzy's. We had a great lunch! The food was great and the service was fast.

Thank kmcrutch
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious! Great food and friendly service! Try their famous Reubens. They're filling and great grilled. You get enough to eat, and it's a great experience.

Thank Grady H
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Fast and friendly service. Great small sandwich shop. I ordered the soup half sandwich and potato pancake. I chose the regular Rubin. I had never had potato pancakes like the one I was served. So I asked what to eat it with. It was suggested...More

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 31 March 2016

A Cincinnati Landmark! I always go to Izzy's when I visit my hometown. Great service, delicious sandwiches & THE POTATO CAKE is excellent.

Thank mtsimmons1
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Ok it your not feeling well and are in the need for some great chicken noodle soup this is the spot! Almost as good as homemade. Plus they have a drive through so when your really not feeling well it's a great quick pickup!

Thank PattiMZ
Reviewed 25 November 2015

ate here and enjoyed myself. seemed like it was an older established place in the city. service was super great and the food excellent as well

1  Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

We stopped in just after 7pm on a weeknight. The place closes at 8 (just like everything else in Cincinnati it seems) so we were the only two dining. The two guys working there were very nice and had our food ready in no time....More

1  Thank James M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1914
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-721-4241
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