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The Precinct

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311 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2135 (Columbia Parkway)
+1 513-321-5454
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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San Bruno
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Precinct offers the best steaks in a beautiful atmosphere. The service is impeccable and the food is delicious.

Thank Terri W
Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We celebrated a friend's birthday in the bar and had a wonderful time. Great service, great food, and a fun atmosphere! Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank btree44
Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great steaks and food in general. The atmosphere is very good depending on what room you are seated in.

Thank jonbartos
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This place is pricey but the ambience and food are great. It proves it is worth the high rating it gets year after year.

Thank Robert D
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 10th year going to the Precinct for Valentines Day. The price is high, but you get what you pay for. Food is second to none. Service is superb. Atmosphere is fantastic. It's just a cool place, with tremendous food. Every year I say I'm going to try a different dish, but I always end up with the... More 

Thank wrs1974
Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Meal was great. Took my daughter and my parents there to celebrate. The only thing better than the food was the phenomenal service.

Thank williamcA6607JR
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Want a fabulous steak prepared exactly the way you like it? Go here! Service is extraordinary, wine list amazing and the steaks wonderful! I have never been disappointed. And I am picky.

Thank Kittyhock
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Elegant atmosphere and outstanding service. One of the best meals in town from the bread, thru the appetizer menu to the main course and sides selection. Love the local flavored menu choices (Collinsworth, Cronin, Mack etc). Just an outstanding experience, not just an outstanding meal.

Thank B4771EJbradb
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the ultimate "go-to" steakhouse in Cincinnati. If you want a steak that will knock your socks off get the "Steak Collinsworth" That is my go to steak! If you want service you cannot beat them. Great Raw Bar selection and magnificent service...every time. When I want something over the top....this is the place...but you pay for what you... More 

Centerville, Ohio
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79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated a Birthday here. Promptly seated on arrival in the downstairs dining room. It is an attractive building, probably dating to the turn of the 20th century. High ceilings and aging chandeliers. Promptly attended by wait staff. Excellent Alaskan Crab bisque. Main courses are served with a choice of salad and potato. The menu is well organized, short and primarily... More 

Thank Nevdeep G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2135
    (Columbia Parkway)
  • Public Transportation: There is a public transit stop across the street from the front entrance.
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-321-5454
For Jeff Ruby, this is the steakhouse that started it all. In 1981, The Precinct was born in the former Cincinnati Police Patrol House Number 6. This turn-of-the-century, Romanesque-style structure would hold what is now the longest, continuously running white tablecloth restaurant in the city. Recently named one of America's Top 10 Steakhouses by USA Today and Gayot.com, The Precinct is frequently recognized as having Cincinnati’s best steaks, seafood and service. This consistent high level of quality and overall guest experience over 3 decades has endeared Precinct to celebrities, businesspeople, families and loyal diners alike.

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