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Friendly Stop Cafe

) #209 of 1,661 Restaurants in Cincinnati $ American, ,
985 Congress Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45246-4445
+1 513-771-7427
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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LOCATION
985 Congress Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45246-4445
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every bar has bar food but the Friendly Stop really does it right! Their crinkle cut French fries are the best! I've had their cheeseburger which is very good. They have an excellent Reuben. The beer is cold and the staff is, as promised, friendly!

Thank jmckib
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Friendly Stop doesn't look like much -- it's a very old building oozing with rustic charm. There's parking in back, but not much, but there is free on-street parking. The interior has an old corner bar feel -- nice big bar, lots of tables. It's...More

Thank linnalu
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Four of us friends from High School usually meet for lunch once a month. This was the first time that we went to Friendly Stop Bar & Grill at 985 Congress Ave Glendale Ohio 45246. The service was very good and the waitress was very...More

Thank Jerry F
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I had not been to this place win awhile, so my wife and i decided to go tonight for a casual meal. There was several patrons enjoying themselves after a Bengals win over the Browns. We each got a cup of chili, which is very...More

Thank TripPhotographer52
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

After watching my nephew soccer ten of us wanted s place to eat and watch football. We called ahead and they had a table for ten waiting for us. Good service. Very local atmosphere. Good place to watch local sports. The garlic on the burgers...More

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great service , good food , nice neighborhood bar/grill. Family friendly with a great menu something to please everyone . Staff is attentive could ask for a more relaxed environment .

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Small neighborhood bar with good food. Beer was cold and we started with what they call potato rags- potato skins with cheese and ranch dressing--best thing we had. I had the turkey reuben with Swiss cheese and l loved it. I had the ham and...More

Thank Teaxasborn5
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Recently my wife and I stopped by to this place since it's right by our house for some drinks and snacks right after work on Friday to start our weekend; which we do almost every week. As soon as we walked in everyone was staring...More

2  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 July 2016

If you want to hang out with the locals, stop in here for lunch or dinner, or just to grab a drink. The food is a great value, with a lot of typical "bar food" choices that are at "restaurant quality" such as burgers, BBQ,...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Little place left back in time but the garlic burger will knock your socks off. Amazing burger with fresh garlic fries in butter makes this the best burger ever. Fun menu, good food and good service. Small parking lot. Got to try it! Enjoy!

Thank Dawn C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 985 Congress Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45246-4445
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-771-7427
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