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Taste of Belgium - OTR

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Belgian, European, Bar, Pub
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1133 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
+1 513-381-4607
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 15:00
Mon 07:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri 07:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My wife had a great ability to find the neatest it if the way places to eat and this was no exception. Only in town for the weekend we dropped in and Jim B. took wonderful care of us. The place is really clean and organized and the staff looked sharp. The coffee was fantastic and the breakfast was even... More 

Thank ALPH2015
Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had brunch on the day of the Women's March so they were busy (30 minute wait for table) and we at at the bar to fortify for the walk. Nicely refurbished building with clean lines and modern/factory look. Bathrooms were clean. Service was adequate. I had the McWaffle (waffle sandwich with bacon, egg, & cheese) which was really good. I... More 

Thank pgreenler
Batavia, Ohio
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not a lot of places are open for breakfast downtown on Saturday mornings. I had an errand to run and wanted somewhere close by to eat breakfast, so did a quick search by location and was glad to see Taste of Belgium, We've gone to the Hyde Park location, and they are nice with good food, so we expected the... More 

Thank Carolyn R
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The service was excellent and the food was delicious. I had to try the chicken and waffles and glad I did. Beer selection is diverse and good. Was able to try a couple of local brewers.

Thank Raffe
Louisville, Kentucky
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool atmosphere where you can sit and watch the chefs make waffles. We had the grilled chicken sandwich and I had our waiter pick my meal. Chicken and Waffles with a side of goetta. Good service and atmosphere.

Thank Mark W
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch at this place and tried the sandwich that was made with waffles instead of bread. This was unusual, for sure, and I'm not sure I like the combination. Had a mimosa with it, and I have had better. Also, two others in our party had Bloody Mary's which were too spicy to finish. The bakery portion of the... More 

Thank barbaraa448
Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

LIterally no complaints. Had an excellent meal, with an excellent service, and an excellent atmosphere. Can't go wrong here! Great when showing friends around that aren't from here.

Thank micher0b
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304 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Book ahead on Open Table since this place is very popular. We had crepes and a ham waffle. The chicken waffle is their signature dish. The coffee is mellow and some of the best the I have had. A must do in Cincinnati.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

This place really felt like a nice European cafe/restaurant. Good European beer on tap with good quality food. Solid service and fair prices. I had the steak and frites which they cooked exactly to specs. I had a very good crepe after dinner which was prepared by a highly talented chef. I took a croissant and chocolate chip cookie to... More 

Thank dsiemion
Longmont, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

No Waffle House stuff here - this is how me to thick and sumptuous waffles. The signature waffle and chicken is delightfully a marriage of hot sauce meets sweet and syrupy - and it works! Save room for a dessert waffle and also try a brew from their long list of legendary lagers.

Thank Mark107

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
American, Belgian, European, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1133 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-381-4607
Taste of Belgium serves Belgian food with a twist. If it's not Belgian, we "Belgianize" it. We serve breakfast, lunch, dinner and one-of-a-kind weekend brunch. We have a full bar and a wide selection of Belgian beers on draft (24) and in bottle. And we serve the absolute best waffles.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?