Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Cincinnati, according to Tripadvisor

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July 27, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Cincinnati, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness. And when it comes to the most important meal of the day, few people are on the fence about their favorite go-to spots. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants for breakfast in Cincinnati on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Taste of Belgium - Clifton

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (155 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bar, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2845 Short Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219
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#29. French Crust Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (100 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1801 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7707
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#28. P&S Family Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (16 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 3512 Springdale Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45251-1331
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#27. Marx Hot Bagels

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (67 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 9701 Kenwood Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-6130
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#26. First Watch

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (37 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8118 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2935
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#25. Cracker Barrel

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (92 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4902 Fields Ertel Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-8202
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#24. Scramblers

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4006 Hauck Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45241-1704
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#23. Hathaway's Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (177 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 441 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2808
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#22. B&A Street Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (30 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Southwestern
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1500 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7012
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#21. First Watch

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (64 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2692 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208-1321
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#20. Cheapside Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 326 E 8th St Cincinnati Ohio, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2217
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#19. Coffee Emporium

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (74 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Price: $
- Address: 110 E Central Pkwy Ste 1, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7209
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#18. Taste of Belgium - Rookwood

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (131 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Belgian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3825 Edwards Road, Cincinnati, OH 45209
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#17. Sacred Beast Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (63 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1437 Vine St Over The Rhine, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7017
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#16. Half Day Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (79 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1 Wyoming Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45215-4303
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#15. Press On Monmouth

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (56 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 421 Monmouth St, Newport, KY 41071-1627
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#14. First Watch

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (95 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11301 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249-2340
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#13. Red Roost Tavern

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (208 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 151 W 5th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2703
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#12. Hang Over Easy

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (91 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 13 W Charlton St, Cincinnati, OH 45219-1907
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#11. Wild Eggs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (40 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 301 E 4th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-4245
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#10. Original Pancake House

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (176 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 9977 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5311
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#9. Taste of Belgium - The Banks

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (134 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Belgian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 16 West Freedom Way The Banks, Cincinnati, OH 45202
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#8. The Echo

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (125 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 3510 Edwards Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45208-1302
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#7. Sleepy Bee Cafe - Downtown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (70 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8 E 4th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3702
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#6. First Watch

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (168 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 104 E 7th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2504
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#5. Taste of Belgium - OTR

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (621 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Belgian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1135 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7226
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#4. Sugar n' Spice Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (200 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 4381 Reading Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45229-1227
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#3. Sleepy Bee Cafe - Oakley

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (179 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3098 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45209-1723
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#2. Holtmans Donuts

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (631 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, German
- Price: $
- Address: 1332 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7159
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#1. Maplewood Kitchen and Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (471 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 525 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2347
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