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8170 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2904
+1 513-984-8090
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (36 reviews)
“filet” (28 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Sushi, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
8170 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2904
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Dinner for two with no salad no appetizer or soup, one beer, $98 including tip. Food was very good, but this is a gourmet restaurant so the portions are very small. Décor is very nice. Service was excellent.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We chose Embers based on proximity to our hotel and Trip Advisor reviews. We were delighted with our late Friday night dinner. Subdued lighting, soft music, lovely decor. Clearly it was the sort of place where locals go for celebrations, because servers brought out a...More

Thank JayChuck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet, nice ambience. Excellent and attentive wait staff. I had a spicy tuna roll followed by pan seared sea bass that was perfect: buttery and perfectly cooked. I've been here before and I will be returning.

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for happy hour and appetizers. The tempura roll was outstanding. Beer selection was great. Very clean and not overcrowded. Our server was very attentive and friendly.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and ambiance. However, It is very expensive. I had the NY strip (aged 28 days) cooked medium and I enjoyed it very much. Had a side of mashed sweet potatoes as well. Others had the filets. Sushi appetizers were ordered as well....More

Thank Greenman926
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The service was outstanding. The food was good. The steak was smaller compared to comparable places like Capital Grill and Jeff Ruby. The lobster was a very nice size. The sushi appetizer was not my favorite. I probably would spend the same amount of money...More

Thank Angie B
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Embers is my all time favorite restaurant. I like it much better than Ruby's or other quality steakhouses in the area. They have a menu that suits both mine and my wife's tastebuds with the steak an sushi. We both love the service an privacy...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Great experience - both food and service. Sushi, salad, steaks and seafood were all excellent, with sincerely attentive service from waiter, table staff, and manager. We mentioned 3 of our party of 4 were celebrating recent birthdays, and they surprised us with free desserts complete...More

Thank RetiredEngineer670
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, food, and service!! One of my favorite places! Best happy hour deals in town. Close to Kenwood mall.

Thank Nikki Y
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service, delicious food in an upscale environment. My filet was delicious and everyone at my table really enjoyed their meals. Great happy hour specials at the bar too!

Thank luckyno39
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8170 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236-2904
    (Galbraith Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-984-8090
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