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Friendly Stop Cafe

985 Congress Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45246-4445
+1 513-771-7427
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salmon burger” (3 reviews)
“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
985 Congress Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45246-4445
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Reviewed 12 November 2014

Trip Advisor does not have a Good Circle why for the life of me i cannot figure that out. The Friendly Stop Cafe is just what the name says a Stop along the road to where you going with a Little Friendly thrown in for...More

Thank SharenSierra
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We were in town for a night and stopped in after dinner to have some drinks.This place has loads of character and the bartender was great he made are night. The food smelled amazing also. Thanks for a fun evening!

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Good little bar with really good food. Went for lunch on 2 different occasions, fast service, friendly staff. They do not take credit cards though. Lunch time draws a crowd.

Thank maxepr1
Reviewed 28 July 2014

We stopped for lunch because I found this great place on yelp. Mom and I were thrilled with this find! Mom had the salmon burger with great flavor and not too spicy and onion rings that she enjoyed. I had the french dip with fries...More

Thank Sonbari
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Stopped at Friendly Stop Cafe with friends/couples for dinner, after a rain-interrupted round of golf. Located in the tiny Village of Glendale, this is an easy-to-miss tiny storefront of what would be an old-fashioned tavern complete with Norms, Cliffs and Carlas- style characters - plus...More

Thank FLandOhDannyBoy
Reviewed 20 May 2013

I started to go her in the late 1970's into the early 80's when I move far away. It was just a friendly and fun as I remembered. Blue collar- sure but the ladies my age in dresses on a Sunday evening should tell you...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 5 May 2013

On that gloomy late fall or winter day, The Friendly Stop is a great place to hang out, have a sandwich, grab a beer, and watch the game. In the spring or summer, sit on the roof deck, sipping a friday afternoon Long-Island Iced Tea...More

Thank wearybuckeye
Reviewed 22 April 2013

A group of 12 of us descended on this place in early afternoon after a volleyball tournament. Luckily they weren't very busy when we entered and we got good service although it was a strain on the waitress/barkeeper since we all descended at once. This...More

Thank Illinois_John
Reviewed 7 January 2013 via mobile

This is a great little place with good food. Great place to go when looking for somewhere unique. Enjoy the desserts.

Thank philstafferontherun
Reviewed 11 December 2012

COzy , down to earth atmosphere. License plates adorn the wall all around you. I had the Mushroom Burger. I highly recommend it. Order the fries on the side instead of the chips. I also had the Chicken White Chili. Yum ! My friends had...More

Thank Jillfriend
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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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