41 Cincinnati Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Sotto, Carlo & Johnny, The Precinct
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Italian, Steakhouse, Steak
Neighborhoods:Central Business District, Montgomery, Hyde Park

Sotto

$$$$·Italian·
Central Business District
4,038 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Amazing food & service every single time!!!
98% recommended
Best Overall in Cincinnati / Dayton
105 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Carlo & Johnny

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Montgomery
4,906 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Food was fantastic and the service was outstanding! Thank you Adam and Charlie Bledsoe! You are the best!!
98% recommended
Best Overall in Cincinnati / Dayton
80 people mentioned the Raw Bar

The Precinct

$$$$·Steak·
Hyde Park
5,481 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Awesome meal and service. Have dined there the last 19 years in a row for our Wedding Anniversary.
96% recommended
Best Ambiance in Cincinnati / Dayton
52 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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The Capital Grille - Cincinnati

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Cincinnati
2,447 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
The service was excellent, as usual. We were seated promptly. Our reservation was for 5:30, but we were able to get a table at 5. There was a little wait for the bread, but well Read more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Cincinnati / Dayton
29 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

The Coach House Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hamilton
181 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Great burger and chips!
81% recommended
4 people mentioned the Fish Chip
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Jag's Steak & Seafood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
West Chester
4,199 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
20th anniversary
97% recommended
Steakhouse in Cincinnati / Dayton
57 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

The Red Feather

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hyde Park
1,800 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Great food. Everything was very fresh. Salads crisp. The bead is soo.. good! Had the scallops and were the best I've had in a long time. Red Feather is my new favorite restaurRead more
89% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Cincinnati / Dayton
53 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Cozy's Cafe and Pub

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
Liberty Township
1,201 reviews
  • Cozy
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
We had a lovely dinner at cozy’s. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. We will be back again!
91% recommended
Great for Brunch in Cincinnati / Dayton
17 people mentioned the Bloody Mary

E+O Kitchen

$$$$·Contemporary Asian·
Cincinnati
833 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Amazing atmosphere and service! I can't wait for my next visit.
84% recommended
Healthy in Cincinnati
62 people mentioned the Brussel Sprout Salad

Primavista

$$$$·Italian·
Cincinnati
3,892 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Wonderful food, view and exceptional service!
95% recommended
Best Ambiance in Cincinnati / Dayton
35 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Embers

$$$$·Steak·
Cincinnati
2,870 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Service and food were excellent! Just don’t like location, in a strip mall.
93% recommended
51 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Liberty Township

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Liberty Township
2,459 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
Coopers Hawk Food and Wine Is never a disappointment! If you haven’t been there, make a point to go.
96% recommended
Best Value in Cincinnati / Dayton
12 people mentioned the Pretzel Bread

Lily's Bistro - Dayton

$$$$·American·
Dayton
481 reviews
  • Cozy
  • Bar Seating
  • Great for Brunch
We like Lily’s and always have a good time - good food and a friendly staff
100% recommended
22 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Nada - Cincinnati

$$$$·Contemporary Mexican·
Central Business District
4,902 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Fun
Our waitress for our large party was fantastic. The table, ambiance and service outstanding!
94% recommended
85 people mentioned the Pork Belly Taco
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Urban Grill on Main

$$$$·American·
Newtown
611 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Great dining experience with good friends. The food and service was wonderful.
91% recommended
Kid Friendly in Cincinnati / Dayton
19 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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Coco's Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Dayton
1,442 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Everything was great except one of the desserts we got which was Blackberry ( I think that was it) fritters. They tasted like they were fried in with the fish oil. The server wasRead more
95% recommended
Contemporary American in Cincinnati / Dayton
19 people mentioned the Fried Brie

Coppin's - Hotel Covington

$$$$·American·
Covington
1,107 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Food was wonderful. Extremely loud.
91% recommended
Great for Brunch in Cincinnati / Dayton
26 people mentioned the Fritters

elé Cake Co. Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·Bistro·
Springboro
12 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
Excellent wait staff and creative food. Will be back
100% recommended
1 people mentioned the Risotto Appetizer
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Seasons 52 - Cincinnati

$$$$·American·
Norwood
4,276 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Lovely outdoor service with excellent attention to COVID safety Thank you
94% recommended
Healthy in Cincinnati / Dayton
40 people mentioned the Flat Bread

Grand Finale Restaurant

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Glendale
1,915 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Great food and service,as always, and good job keeping patrons feel safe
95% recommended
Great for Brunch in Cincinnati / Dayton
22 people mentioned the Ginger Chicken

Prime Cincinnati

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Central Business District
1,441 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Amazing wait staff. Not noisy at all. The food was filling
91% recommended
15 people mentioned the Key Lime Pie

The Melting Pot - Cincinnati

$$$$·Fondue·
Cincinnati
2,571 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Restaurant was recently renovated. It has improved the ambiance of your meal
90% recommended
57 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Cincinnati

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Cincinnati
4,498 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
This is a very friendly place to relax, eat great food, and taste in-house wines made by them. The food was delicious, the employees were very kind and they even replaced a dish afRead more
93% recommended
Notable Wine List in Cincinnati / Dayton
54 people mentioned the Pretzel Bread

Postmark

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Clifton
365 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Great place for a business meal. The noise level was OK. The service and meal was excellent. I would highly recommend this restaurant.
87% recommended
4 people mentioned the Charcuterie Board
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Maggiano's - Cincinnati

$$$$·Italian·
Cincinnati
6,546 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
We love the food, service and sangrias at Maggiano's. The stuffed mushrooms and variety platter of bruschetta are tasty. The bacon fig bruschetta is the best. I loved my risotto anRead more
96% recommended
49 people mentioned the Lemon Cookie
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Rusty Bucket - Liberty Center

$$$$·American·
Cincinnati
59 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Casual
  • Fun
Girls Night Out - “GNO”
1 people mentioned the Ahi Tuna Wrap
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Symphony Hotel Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Over the Rhine
475 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Live Music
  • Good for a Date
Everyone was so nice and the food and service were excellent!
6 people mentioned the French Toast
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The Golden Lamb

$$$$·American·
Lebanon
3,153 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Worth the Drive
  • Good for Anniversaries
We ended up sitting outside which was delightful! The only suggestion I have would be to have lower prices.
96% recommended
American in Cincinnati / Dayton
130 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Eddie Merlot's Prime Aged Beef & Seafood - Cincinnati

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Cincinnati
4,274 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
We took friends with us for restaurant week. The food is the best!! Their filet mignon is so tender! And of course, the carrot cake is the best anywhere! Thank you for letting us eRead more
88% recommended
Most Booked in Cincinnati
47 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Metropole @ 21c Museum Hotel

$$$$·American·
Central Business District
1,829 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Creative Cuisine
This is very nice place to have dinner, especially business dinner when the guest stay at the hotel.
91% recommended
144 people mentioned the Carrot Salad
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Teller's of Hyde Park

$$$$·American·
Hyde Park
252 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Incredible food. Will be missed. I wish they’d post their recipes so their food would live on beyond the physical location (specifically the recipe for the Rodeo Burger with that iRead more
6 people mentioned the Egg Roll
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Meritage - Cincinnati

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Glendale
1,291 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
The food quality and service is always great that is why we continue to go back.
91% recommended
Contemporary American in Cincinnati
65 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Brown Dog Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Blue Ash
2,200 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
consistently good food. Fun bartenders. We love this place
91% recommended
Great for Lunch in Cincinnati / Dayton
73 people mentioned the Wild Boar

Stone Creek - Montgomery

$$$$·American·
Montgomery
3,180 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
We had not been to Stonecreek since the restaurant moved to its new building next to Camargo Cadillac. It’s a lovely building and outdoor terrace. Great meal. Great service. Plus aRead more
94% recommended
Best Value in Cincinnati / Dayton
26 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Montgomery Inn- The Boathouse (Priority Seating)

$$$$·Barbecue·
Cincinnati
3,149 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
We had a great experience! Our waiter was amazing! We will 100% be coming back on our next special occasion!
83% recommended
29 people mentioned the Bbq Sauce
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Matt the Miller's Tavern- West Chester

$$$$·Pub·
West Chester
502 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
Enjoyed dinner with excellent service and close to my office. Will definitely recommend.
84% recommended
Great for Lunch in Cincinnati / Dayton
14 people mentioned the Pretzel
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Stone Creek - West Chester

$$$$·American·
West Chester
1,799 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
The food was excellent, everyone enjoyed their meals.
88% recommended
Great for Lunch in Cincinnati / Dayton
16 people mentioned the Calamari
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Roost American

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Dayton
368 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
I am so sad Roost American on Lincoln Park Blvd. is closing. Perfect spot with great food.
88% recommended
5 people mentioned the Crab Mac
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Washington Platform Saloon & Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Cincinnati
902 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Pre/post Theatre
This was our first time eating here. We had the most outstanding server, Carly. She was perfect!!! She made excellent recommendations for us and we tried a lot of food. She was so Read more
88% recommended
15 people mentioned the Fried Oyster

Grandview Tavern

$$$$·American·
Fort Mitchell
642 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Granddaughters birthday
93% recommended
6 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Sartre OTR - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary French / American·
Cincinnati
616 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
  • Romantic
Shane (dining room) and Aaron (bar) were excellent!
83% recommended
29 people mentioned the Beignets
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