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127 Calhoun St, Cincinnati, OH 45219-1526
+1 513-221-2434
Today
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
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Tue - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
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Ohio
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201 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband used to go to Floyd's when he lived in U.C.'s Sander Hall (the dorm that was explosively imploded.) There was an older man and his wife running the place in the 70's (whose present owners -- also an older man and his wife -- said were his aunt and uncle.) We stopped by today (10-6) at 10:50 am... More 

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Thank Marguerite a
Metz, France
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Floyd's restaurant is exquisite. Family owned in the heart of the Clifton, University of Cincinnati Area. Their roasted chicken and Lebanese cuisine is among the best I have ever had. The waitstaff are also very helpful and kind.

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Thank rontaya
Cincinnati
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014

A tiny family owned restaurant in Clifton.Warm and friendly 8to10 tables , which makes one feel like your a guest in their home.Mediterranean influence dishes,all freshly prepared by the owners. The star of the show is the half chicken, which must be ordered in advance.It deserves the accolades as Best Chicken in Cincinnati Sides are also very tasty.A really nice... More 

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Thank Susan L
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2014

So it kind of meets a "hole in the wall" type of restaurant, but I really liked it. The owner was our waitress. She was very friendly and helpful in selecting menu items. Of course as everyone says, the chicken was really good. They tend to run out, so get your order in earlier in the day if you're set... More 

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Thank Louiedoggie
Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed 5 April 2014

We have been enjoying what Floyd's cooks up for years. Without a doubt it is the best chicken ever. Their menu has always been organic, free range and farm to table or as close to it as seasonably possible. Way before it was in vogue Rein and her family have been preparing meals with nutrition and flavor as the priority.... More 

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Thank Amanda C
Sunrise, Florida
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415 reviews
355 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2011

Located near the University of Cincinnati Floyd's has grown from being a near dive into a cute neighborhood establishment with a huge, eclectic clientele. You'll see everyone from City Councilmen to students to P&G execs from Europe dining here. Smallish menu, very informal service, family run with a family feel to it. if you eat there more than once you'll... More 

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Thank Howie B
Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 April 2011

Floyds not only has the healthiest food served ever, but also it is far better tasting than so many I have ever tried! I practically live there we go around 4 times a week. The owners are simply wonderful and the main/only chef is the co-owner. A fabulous chef and with a charisma! Waiters come and go so I really... More 

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Thank Banafsaj
Cincinnati
1 review
Reviewed 6 February 2010

Went there for lunch and was expecting great things due to all the good reviews. Was I wrong! The employees were rude and short with us and we got the SMALLEST amount of food I have ever seen! The chicken lunch for $7.00 came with a drumstick and about a quarter of a thigh, not to mention it was all... More 

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Thank 04Meg
Texas
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2009

This hole-in-wall restaurant (can it seat more than 16 people?) features the best Middle-Eastern food in Cincy. Savory, lemony, tender rotissorie chicken that is so mind-blowing you will never be able to enter a Boston Market again in good conscience. The side dishes are equally great - garlicy smokey Baba Ghanough, lovely green beans...lima beans (!) that will rock your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Calhoun St, Cincinnati, OH 45219-1526
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-221-2434

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?