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Primavista

4.8
2703 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Romantic (103)
  • Scenic View (102)
  • Good for a Date (98)
Primavista, named after our "Premier View", takes your breath away!
Enjoy Chef Chris Prince's award-winning Italian dishes while over-looking the Cincinnati skyline and Ohio River. Primavista, since 1989, is the cozy but elegant creation of Owners Frank and Joan Lenkerd. Along with Chef Chris Prince, Frank and Joan work tirelessly to keep Primavista "Primo" for 25-years and counting!

Because of our long-standing excellent reputation and many awards for "Most Romantic" "Best Scenic View" and "Best Italian", Primavista the perfect spot for all occasions , from Birthdays to Corporate Dinners.
Located just 5 minutes West of downtown, enjoy the breath-taking views of the city while enjoying fine Italian dishes from all regions.

Celebrate your next event at Primavista in one of our two dining rooms. Primavista will create the perfect atmosphere for your next business meeting, celebration, or family gathering. Hosting groups of up to 75 guests.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian, Vegetarian / Vegan
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 5:00pm-9:00pm, Friday-Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm,
Sunday: 4:30pm - 8:00pm.
Closed on Monday, except 2/13/2017 and 12/18/2017, open for Dinner
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Phone number
(513) 251-6467
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Christopher Prince
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Private party facilities
Celebrate your next event at Primavista in one of our two dining rooms. Primavista will create the perfect atmosphere for your next business meeting, celebration, or family gathering. Hosting groups of up to 75.
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Private party contact
Cristie Reynolds: (513) 251-6467
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
W. 8th & Price
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Parking details
Valet Parking 4.00 and Street Parking. Driveway is wheel-chair accessible.
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Special events & promotions
Valentines week serving a special menu.
Details coming soon!
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access
What 2703 People Are Saying
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4.8  based on recent ratings
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4.8
service
4.8
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4.4
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97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Chives (Cincinnati)
5.0  Dined 2 days ago

Went there for date night. The food was great, and the view was even better. Our server Anny was amazing. I highly recommend it.

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OpenTable Diner (Cincinnati)
1.0  Dined 4 days ago

Honestly very disappointing food. “Bruschetta” was basically just white bread with a bunch of cheese dumped on it. Then both our entrees were just the lowest quality. I’d be disappointed had I only spent half what i did at dinner.

Ambiance & view only redeeming qualities. Won’t be returning.

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OpenTable Diner (Cincinnati)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Valentines dat

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OpenTable Diner (Cincinnati)
3.0  Dined 4 days ago

The view and service were amazing, but the food left a lot to be desired. The spaghetti and mahi mahi topped with crab both had very little flavor. The over cooked vegetables that accompanied the fish didn’t have much taste either. The dried blueberries used in the salad were the same tough kind I can get at the grocery store. Overall, I was not impressed and opted out of dessert to avoid further disappointment.

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vipRobert (Cincinnati)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Our favorite special occasion restaurant. Great view of Cincinnati and the Ohio River. Excellent food, impeccable service, attention to detail and a genuine desire to make the customer experience superb have kept us coming back several times a year fo 17 years.

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KarenR 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Excellent service, food, atmosphere and a beautiful view!

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Jenn (Columbus)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

A beautiful setting, an outstanding view and a fabulous meal. What more could one want?

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OpenTable Diner 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Perfect Valentine’s dinner!

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GaryP 
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

We've been going to Prima Vista for years. The views of Cincinnati and the river are well worth going up the hill. Food is excellent and service is great.

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OpenTable Diner (Cleveland)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

AMAZING views!! The staff was super helpful about the menu and wines!

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