About Grandview Tavern

Grandview Tavern has established a unique entertainment brand known for its extensive selection of food & drink, accompanied by live music. Menus are filled with traditional American favorites infused with modern trends and cultural flavors.

A decade of careful industry research and business development forged a best-in-category concept, second to none. Grandview Tavern seeks to disrupt traditional dining with a fun and exciting full service entertainment experience.

2220 Grandview Drive
Fort Mitchell, KY 41017
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Open 7 days a week.

Cross Street:
Beechwood Road

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(859) 341-8439

Website:
http://www.grandviewtavern.com/

Entertainment:
Live Music WED - SUN.

Parking Details:
FREE

Executive Chef:
Will Smith Jr.

Private Party Facilities:
A venue to accommodate private events of all sizes and occasions.

Private Party Contact:
Colleen Haws: (859) 341-8439

Additional:
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Details

Join us for some Holiday Cheer! A Christmas Menu featured by Chef Will Smith. Last seating 7pm. Regular menu will also be available. Merry Christmas!

Grandview Tavern Ratings and Reviews

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4.1

Overall Rating

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food

4.1

service

4.2

ambience

4.0

value

3.9

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (483)
Great for Outdoor Dining (384)
Good for Groups (306)
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Vibrant Bar Scene (281)
Special Occasion (258)
Hot Spot (191)
Fit for Foodies (188)
Great for Lunch (161)
Romantic (148)
Notable Wine List (96)
Late-night Find (89)
Great for Brunch (53)
Kid-friendly (35)
Casual (31)
Live Music (25)
Bar Seating (24)
Good for a Date (22)
Good for Anniversaries (19)
Comfort Food (18)
Happy Hour (18)
Fun (15)
Good for Birthdays (14)
Worth the Drive (13)
Quiet Conversation (10)
Business Meals (9)
Cozy (9)
People Watching (9)
Live Sports (6)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Creative Cuisine (6)
Tasting Menu (6)
Disabled Access (4)
Great Beer (4)
Scenic View (4)
Sunday Lunch (4)
Authentic (3)
Handcrafted Cocktails (3)
Quick Bite (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Healthy (2)
Seasonal (2)
Local Ingredients (1)
Outstanding Value (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Tapas (1)
Vegan (1)
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined 2 days ago

The food is always good, but this time the room we were in was freezing and left me feeling a little less willing to make this a first time for our guests who may have never been there.

Tags: Hot Spot, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined 2 days ago

We love the ambiance and service is always good. It’s a great place with a mature crowd so we feel comfortable here. Never any problems and food is good.

Tags: Late-night Find, Bar Seating, Live Music, People Watching, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined 3 days ago

Christmas gathering

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined 4 days ago

One of my favorites. The food and service is consistently above par.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Bar Seating, Healthy
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vip
 (SW Indiana)·Dined on November 29, 2017

The new menu doesn’t add any value. It is more compact, still top heavy in bar food, lacks creative entrees (glad to bring back the sea bass, and add a new Cajun pasta-with Italian sausage?), and sadly the prices went UP! Take the added sea bass. I can go around the corner to Bonefish and get the same 6oz sea bass for $10+ cheaper! Why is Grandvuew’s version so much more expensive? I make these comments with all due respect. The new menu is disappointing. We will continue to selectively patronize Grandview but with a better menu we would dine there even more often than we do.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Loved the band!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Tags: Live Music
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 22, 2017

Everything was awesome!!

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 21, 2017

Love Grandview . Great service, good food. Always enjoy it. A bit pricey but they have reasonably priced menu items available

Tags: People Watching, Hot Spot
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 13, 2017

The service, the food, the atmosphere were perfect until the ill-mannered dog was allowed into the outside eating area. It kept trying to lunge at people as they passed; not to attack but to beg for attention. Then they showed up without any accommodations for the dog so they were given a drinking glass of water which they, in turn were allowing the dog to attempt to lap water out of. When that didn't work, they were given a salad bowl. And I know all dishes are washed and sanitized. I also know, that on occasion I have received a dirty utensil at an occasional restaurant. Not everyone is a dog lover and this was CLEARLY not a "service animal". The evening was suddenly less than perfect.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 8, 2017

Great restaurant to have dinner and then stick around to listen to music. The band was awesome. The only downside was we had to wait about 25 minutes for an outdoor table. It would be nice if you could reserve outdoor seating when making your reservation.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Live Music, Casual, Great for Lunch, Fun, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating, Happy Hour, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on July 1, 2017

Always love going here but our waitress this evening was terrible! She acted so bothered to be taking out order, at one point rolled her eyes when I asked if I had ordered the correct thing. We were there for my birthday but went else for dessert because she was so awful. Here's your tip- a smile goes along way!

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on June 26, 2017

Nice, quiet and tasty. Owner came out to talk to us

Tags: Good for Groups, Late-night Find, Worth the Drive
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on June 18, 2017

Went for a Sunday Brunch for Father's Day. Waited over an hour for our food and waitress never came at any point to ask if anyone wanted a refill of their drinks. Food was decent once it arrived, but I think everyone was starving at that point to really enjoy themselves. Restaurant was also miserably COLD!! Restaurant did not seem prepared for a Fathers Day crowd. This restaurant continues to seem hit or miss when we eat there, such a shame for a place that has so much potential.

Tags: Good for Groups, Business Meals
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on June 17, 2017

Food was great. Excellent service. Nice atmosphere.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on June 7, 2017

As usual, our dinner was awesome. I love eating in the dining room, as opposed to the bar area, as it's much quieter. Service was excellent, drinks and food served in a timely manner. We'll definitely be back!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Chicago)·Dined on June 2, 2017

Great band and fabulous food!

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 25, 2017

Great place to eat and drink

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 (New England)·Dined on May 21, 2017

Newly open for brunch, I thought we would give Grandview a try. We waited almost 40 minutes for our cold food (congealed gravy, luck warm heat and serve biscuits from the local food distributor, and cold eggs Benedict). Literally the only time I have even wanted to get up and walk out. Awful..... Don't wast your time or money.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 15, 2017

Our food was excellent and our waiter Reed was great! Please pass on our appreciation!

Tags: Special Occasion, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 14, 2017

It was a Mothers Day buffet. The manner in which the buffet was set up was horrible. Poor flow and it created unnecessary long wait times. The food was average. Nothing stood out at all. For 3 of us with a cocktail we spend over 120$. I really like grandview however I will not be attending another buffet.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 14, 2017

Mothers Day Buffett was fantastic

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 13, 2017

HORRIBLE - WE NEVER GOT OUR DINNER. The Open Table reservation worked perfectly. The restaurant was inviting and it was packed. The drinks were fine. But, that is where it stopped. It took over 30 minutes to receive our 2 appetizers which were ordered immediately. We all ordered little pizzas and patiently waited for them. After another 40 minutes, we finally asked about our dinner. Finally, after 10 more minutes of waiting, the manager came out and told us there were out of pizza sauce. Rather than waiting even longer for something we didn't want, we paid our check and left. Ended up eating Pizza Hut at 9:30pm and not very happy. Why did it take them that long to tell us they were running low or out of pizza sauce. Why didn't they offer to cover our appetizers or a future meal? We got nothing. Our Navy son and his wife were in town for the weekend and this is how we spent the evening. Ugh.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 13, 2017

My 1st time dining here. Came highly recommended.
1 hour wait for dinner even with reservations.
Salmon serving was very small.
Overall disappointing considering cost of meal.
Our server Reed did the best he could considering the wait. He checked on us frequently. Filled drinks quickly. Apologized for delay.

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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 13, 2017

Great outdoor dining with a friend. Service was outstanding and choice of food and wine was perfect.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, People Watching, Neighborhood Gem, Happy Hour, Live Music, Special Occasion, Fun
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 13, 2017

Food was good, server was nice but they were literally hours behind on cooking their food. It took an hour for appetizers to arrive and another 50 minutes for kids meals to arrive. The food was good but I would not recommend this place for anyone who does not have 3-4 hours for dinner. The server said that all the tables were sat at once and the kitchen got behind. However, as someone who worked in restaurants for years' this is not unique to Grandview. This is standard for any restaurant. It seems they just are not prepared for it. I've never experienced an hour for fried green tomatoes and French fries... seems like a nice place for drinks though if you want to just hang out over drinks and you have no where to be...

Tags: Live Music, Bar Seating
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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 9, 2017

Half priced pizzas on Tuesday are always delicious and a great deal!

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 7, 2017

Grandview Tavern is tasty and dependable. The bar room can be quite noisy when they have live music but the dining room is far enough away that it doesn't impact a conversation. It's a place grown ups go to hang out and have a drink. The outdoor patio is fantastic in good weather.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Disabled Access
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 6, 2017

The food and service was excellent. The sweet potato purée was the best my mother ever had, and she's extremely hard to please!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on May 5, 2017

I love the Grandview! I've been there numerous times and never been disappointed. The service is always good, the food is outstanding. I always choose the dining room, because it's quiet there, as opposed to the bar area, which is noisy, with TV's and a live band.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Casual, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Indiana)·Dined on May 3, 2017

Found this restaurant thru OpenTable. Wanted a place near the CVG airport to meet my brother for dinner. The service was GREAT! We both had prime rib. Prepared perfectly. We were not rushed which was greatly appreciated. I definitely recommend this restaurant!!

Tags: Live Music, Comfort Food, Casual, Happy Hour
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vip
 (Detroit)·Dined on May 2, 2017

We both had the meatloaf dinner and shared a Caesar salad. Good food and good service.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 29, 2017

We had a reservation. Showed up early to get an outside table and our table was given away to another party after it sat empty for 20 minutes. We were told we were next. They tried to seat us at a 4 top with six adults. We waited an hour for apps with a half full dining room. I wouldn't recommend this place to anyone.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 22, 2017

We were seated at the first booth by the door and hostess stand. We had people waiting to be seated for dinner standing right next to our table the entire time we were there. It was also cold sitting there as the door was being opened continually. We sat for 15 minutes before our waiter came to the table.

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 19, 2017

Black snd Blue Salad was amazing. Great service, friendly staff

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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 18, 2017

Salmon came to the table a bit undercooked. They immediately replaced the entire entree.
Bravo!!

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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 17, 2017

Always excellent! Had a fun dinner with friends. Love the outdoor area.

Tags: Great Beer, Great for Outdoor Dining, Comfort Food, Cozy, Special Occasion, Bar Seating
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 (Louisville)·Dined on April 16, 2017

Easter Brunch very good

Tags: Comfort Food
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 16, 2017

Pleasant surprise for a Sunday Brunch. Good selection of eggs to order,
with usual sides and carving ham. Hot selection fish, chicken, vegs plus...
Cold shrimp, smoked salmon, salids were properly served and fresh and
delicious. Good service. Plan to return. V.S,

Tags: Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 16, 2017

I have been there several times. This brunch was one of the best.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Business Meals, Happy Hour, Sunday Lunch
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on April 15, 2017

Food was excellent. Took too long to get our food.

Tags: Good for Groups
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