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Parkers Blue Ash Tavern
Parkers Blue Ash Tavern

Parkers Blue Ash Tavern Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://parkersblueash.com
  • Phone: (513) 891-8300
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 2:30pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 8:00pm; Sunday Brunch: 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse
  • Executive Chef: Josh House
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Entertainment: Live Music Friday 6:00pm - 10:00pm and Saturday 7:00 - 11:00pm.
    Private Dining Rooms Available
  • Special Events & Promotions: Happy Hour daily from 3:30pm-7:00pm in the Tap Room. An entire half priced food menu, along with half priced drafts, and $2.00 of all wines by the glass, $1.00 off all spirits, and $.50 off beers. Parkers also has four private dining rooms to suit your party needs for sit downs from 10-60 people, and cocktail parties for up to 100 people.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Reed Hartman
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Parkers Blue Ash Tavern
A top restaurant in suburban Cincinnati, Ohio, Parkers Blue Ash Tavern is a full service, upscale, traditional steak and seafood restaurant and bar serving lunch, dinner, brunch and private functions. It's a favorite place to eat for the whole family. The restaurant offers full flavored prime rib, plus delectable steak and fresh seafood. Diners enjoy attentive service in a relaxed atmosphere reminiscent of an old tavern. Parkers Blue Ash Tavern is housed in a free-standing building, similar in style to those of the Kentucky Thoroughbred Horse Farms, complete with deep brown timbers, four inviting fireplaces, and race horse memorabilia. This fun restaurant is located in the northern Cincinnati suburb of Blue Ash. Its five separate dining rooms with 215 seats and a 65-seat bar lounge offer something for everyone.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Birthday boy really enjoyed the meal and the service which was above and way beyond other restaurants"
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "I dined at your restaurant last Sunday for brunch. I am typically a customer four or five times a year. This past Sunday, your food was up to your normal high standards. Your service, however was not. My guest and I were promptly seated when we arrived. After that we were, by and large, ignored. After a wait that got uncomfortable, I had to flag down an employee and have them explain how your brunch worked, (it was my first time at your Sunday brunch) and then had to do the same "flagging down" anytime we needed something. The wait for any request by your staff "if we needed anything" was just too long. Unfortunately this was the birthday celebration of my guest, and your poor service, was certainly untimely."
    Dined on 6/22/2014
  • "What a great way to celebrate 47 years together - enjoying a cocktail while complimented by the finest calamari and then following with an excellent cut of prime rib and a superb twist on mac & cheese... Our evening could not have been better."
    Dined on 6/21/2014
  • "I've reviewed many times, as we go often...but can't say enough about the great service and excellent value of their brunch."
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "Six of us celebrated an 83rd birthday of our dear friend. Our food and service at Parker's was outstanding!"
    Dined on 6/19/2014
  • "We always have had a great time at Parkers but this time the buffet was very low on selection and the prime rib was VERY raw! I have to say that the manager was right on it and took great care of us!"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Well set up - easy to move around - shrimp was great! Lots of favorite - highly recommend!"
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Perfect for lunch with old friends. Location convenient and a nice variety of menu choices. We shall return,soon."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Wonderful atmosphere, food, and special occasion dinner/brunch."
    Dined on 6/7/2014
  • "I have been to Parker's many times. I love their special buffets for holidays and the decor is so warm and inviting. This last visit was for my daughter's 25th birthday and i even made special note of that in the reservation and they DIDN'T EVEN MENTION IT TO HER! I asked not to be seated near this family with noisy children and they put us 2 tables away...i should have walked out then. They waitress gave us very little attention regarding our refills or requests. The tast of the food was fine but my potatoes were cold, since the others in the party were ok i just didn't rock the boat. i left there thinking that it had REALLY GONE DOWN some how."
    Dined on 5/31/2014
  • "This was my first visit for dinner having only previously been to Parker's for lunch. My expectations were easily met as has become the norm for Parker's. Dynamite Sticks are a must starter and the calamari was as good as I've had anywhere else in town. The chopped salad was very tasty and the special of the evening - Florida grouper - was cooked to perfection. I've always been extremely happy with my visits to Parker's and all without a single incident. Thank you, Parker's!"
    Dined on 6/5/2014
  • "Bar menu, happy hour are great. Craft Beer selection is good."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "We usually have a nice time at Parker's. This time was flawed due to a server who just did not seem to care. I asked a few questions that were greeted with unhelpful comments. For example, I asked if I could substitute a vegetable for mashed potatoes and was told: you can always order a vegetable extra. That really did not answer my question. I also asked if the pot de crème had peanut butter in it (the menu indicated it was served with peanut butter but did not really state that peanut butter was in the dish). The response was "I think so". Not helpful at all. A good server would have asked the chef and, by then, I was too unhappy to ask her to ask the chef. Not acceptable for a check in excess of $100. Hope this was a one-time thing."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "quick service, friendly server with good suggestions…our entire evening was wonderful. food was worth the $"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "We had brunch here and the food was excellent, didn't mind the complementary bloody mary either. Great place for groups, outdoor dining, and has a great Derby theme. "
    Dined on 6/1/2014
  • "The place didn't seem clean and was way overbooked. Service was fair at best. Our table was in a corner blocked to any clear path to come and go to the buffet by three long tables and several customers and staff. We had to stand over people with our plates of food waiting to squeeze through the tables. The food was just ok- nothing special and certainly not worth the trouble of weaving through everyone. The whole buffet area was untidy with food dropped and spilled everywhere and staff standing around not doing anything to take care of it. The whole experience was a huge disappointment. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Our server seemed to be in a tremendous hurry to get us in and out. Our server rushed us for an order, then our main entrée came out before our salads were complete. They came to clear dishes before we were finished eating. Also, in a bad luck seating, we had a table of four next to us that were so loud that we could hardly converse."
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "I was looking for a place convenient for my friends that had a good atmosphere, allowed us to chat and review with each other what was happening in our lives. We had a quiet table with an excellent server and the food was well-prepared and tasty. I would highly recommend this place for a small gathering of friends. "
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "We were a party of 8 and each one of us were treated as if there were just 2 at the table. I had the chicken pot pie. The puff pastry was light and airy and the filling was full of chicken and vegetables. Nice place for a friends get togehter"
    Dined on 5/22/2014
  • "We have never been disappointed in your restaurant. We had yet another great brunch. Keep up the great work!"
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Great place to go for a very upscale brunch at a reasonable cost. Prime rib, ham, house smoked salmon are great finds along with the rest of a normal brunch menu and omelet station. Wait staff was attentive but not obtrusive and saw to our every need. Buffet staff were great also and gave you what you asked for and were very pleasant to talk with."
    Dined on 5/25/2014
  • "Great variety options. Lamb burger very tasty. Sat in bar section which was more room, but had terrible service."
    Dined on 5/22/2014
  • "I was looking for a new place to celebrate our anniversary with a good Sunday Brunch. I was hoping to find a reasonably-priced place with really good food that offered a buffet. This place did not disappoint. They had a good mix between breakfast items and lunch items, including excellent prime rib, good fresh shrimp & salmon, a make-your-own-omelet station, and waffles. The ambience was really nice: the buffet was in its own room so you didn't feel like the dining area was overcrowded with people trying to get food. The service there was very friendly and helpful. I can't speak to anything beyond Sunday Brunch, but I would recommend this place for that."
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "We love coming here for brunch. The omelet bar is fantastic! The prime rib is so tender and juicy and it tastes wonderful with the horseradish sauce. "
    Dined on 5/18/2014
  • "The food and service are the main reasons why I am a repeat customer. Great Place for a date or company dinner/lunch. Quiet and reserve atmosphere. "
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "It was a good place for the reunion because of the variety on the menu and its location."
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "I had dinner at Parkers about a month ago with a group of neighborhood ladies, it was great!! I got the Shrimp & Prime Rib. It was delicious! My husband has been wanting some good Prime Rib with au jus that is Gluten Free so I told him how good the Prime Rib w/au jus is at Parkers and it is Gluten Free! So we went back together. The Prime Rib was again delicious but the shrimp just weren't what they were when i went the month before. They were fishy and had tomatoes with them which they did not have the last time i visited. So needless to say the shrimp were not up to par so I sent them back. We will return and hopefully the shrimp will be better like the previous visit, otherwise I will just skip the shrimp from now on. "
    Dined on 5/4/2014
  • "Had the Sunday Brunch and it was great. Prime rib, made to order omelettes, and applewood bacon were the highlights"
    Dined on 5/4/2014
  • "The 10oz filet would have been better enjoyed at Outback, and the drink specials were only allowed for people sat in a specific room. The steak itself was not very tender and was raw inside after ordering it medium."
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "My husband and I met some friends for dinner and drinks. We had outstanding service and the food was delicious. My friend tried the lamb burger and loved it. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. "
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "My girlfriend went for some "catch up" time. We decided on the dining room instead of the bar because it was VERY loud in there. Our waitress was very nice and patience with us since we were busy talking instead of concern about eating right away. I had the chicken-sausage pasta in a cream sauce which was very good. My friend had a burger and said that it was excellent. Both of very pleased."
    Dined on 4/22/2014
  • "Very nice experience - good selection of breakfast and lunch hot foods, salads, and desserts. The prime rib was delicious, as usual."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "For a family of four this was a great place. We had two small children who attended with us and the servers did a great job of making them feel in place. The food was awesome!! "
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Wife and I went for the first time on Saturday. Wasn't very crowded, and we were there at what we thought was a pretty prime dinner time of 6:30. The food was good but nothing spectacular, the service was fine, and we liked the atmosphere. It just wasn't quite worth the prices they were charging. We live about 30 minutes from Blue Ash and wouldn't make a trip back specifically just to go there, but if we lived in Blue Ash this place would definitely be in our "restaurant rotation"."
    Dined on 4/19/2014
  • "Have had brunch here several times. Very good selection of entrees. Although the food is good, it is always lukewarm, never hot. "
    Dined on 2/16/2014
  • "When my business restaurant was located on Kenwood Rd years ago, this was my favorite restaurant. The place that I would take my best clients to. When we bought our new office building in Sharonville on January 31st, this is the place we went to celebrate the purchase. I was excited to be close enough to take my clients there for meals. However, last night I took my wife there to celebrate her birthday. The service was poor, my Caesar salad was wet romaine lettuce with croutons, no dressing or cheese. We were so disappointed in the service that we went to Graeter's for our dessert on the way home. It was fast food though, we were out of there in just over 1 hour. Hold us a table Jeff Ruby, Parker's is off of our list."
    Dined on 4/19/2014
  • "Expansive all-you-can-eat Sunday brunch with a large variety of meat, fish, salad, and breakfast dishes. All of the food was well prepared, delicious and attractively displayed."
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "Love the look and feel of the place. Buffet is really good!!"
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "Used to be a good restaurant but food quality is not as good as it used to be. Service is so-so. Went to the bar for a drink before dinner and had to wait for service. Only two bartenders and they were more interested in waiting on tables and taking care of the service bar. Dining room service was ok. I don't think I will be returning"
    Dined on 4/11/2014
  • "Went out to celebrate my husband's birthday and we had a great dinner and a great time. We were seated in a little room off the main dining room which was a little disappointing but overall a great dinner. Great food and great service."
    Dined on 3/29/2014