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Via Vite

520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
+1 513-721-8483
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“gnocchi” (48 reviews)
“pizza” (87 reviews)
Opens in 3 min
Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose Via Vite off of opentable and weren’t sure what to expect. Everyone there was very friendly and the service was excellent. We had trouble making up our mind on the wine and our waiter and wine lady helped us out tremendously. The bolognese...More

Thank Irishstud
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My sister and I had dinner at Via Vitae after driving from Atlanta. We were surprised by the limited menu but the food was excellent. My sister had the drunken lamb pasta and I had the halibut special. Both were excellent. The service was excellent...More

Thank rsjs1999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I picked this place based on reviews and was so excited to go. The wine pours were a bit small and my gnocchi didn’t live up to the billing. But my friends all really liked their entrees, all pasta dishes. The goat cheese bruschetta was...More

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with our employees for a nice dinner, we were a large party and we were treated wonderful. The food and service was perfect! Great location, lovely atmosphere!

Thank Jenee O
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The service was very slow. Prices were very high. I had a pizza which was $20. It was delicious though. My husband had pasta with a chicken meatball that was not very good. The waiter asked us if we wanted Italian water but didn't mention...More

Thank Linda S
Naomi S, General Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hello Linda, My name is Naomi, I am the General Manager at Via Vite Restaurant. We always want our guests to leave feeling as though they got "more" than was anticipated, not less and it sounds like that is not what happened with your experience....More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is in a great location with a great atmosphere. Good food!!! We have had dinner here a few times and we have also,had lunch.

Thank Longboat10
Naomi S, Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thanks for the kind words Longboat! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I received a gift card from our children for Christmas—LAST year. I put off going downtown because I just didn’t think that the time and the parking would be worth it. I was absolutely WRONG! Parking was convenient and inexpensive. We got...More

Thank K B
Naomi S, Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

K B, we are so happy you had a wonderful brunch experience! We look forward to having you back soon!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Located on Fountain Square. We had a large party on the top floor. The bar was out of mint for mojitos as well as cranberry juice. The bartender recommended something else that was very good. We had pizzas for appetizers that were amazing. I had...More

Thank doublecrossed
Naomi S, Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thanks for your honesty and feedback doublecrossed! We're glad you enjoyed the food and we hear your feedback on the quantity. Come back and see us soon! Thanks!

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Got into town in time for dinner and went to the most wonderful restaurant right in fountain square. Our meal was absolutely awesome and the service alone earns a five star rating. Had a window seat overlooking the ice rink and enjoyed the ambiance even...More

Thank John T
Naomi S, Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

John, thank you so much for the awesome review! Come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 20 January 2018

I recently ate at Via Vite and had a mediocre experience. The food is overpriced for the quality and quantity you receive. Our server was new and couldn't provide any knowledge or suggestions about their extensive wine list which was disappointing. The manager did check...More

Thank Allie M
Naomi S, Manager at Via Vite, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Allie, I'm sorry to hear about your experience. We'd like you to come back, please send an email to naomi@viaviterestaurant.com regarding this review. Our beverage and wine director will assist personally with your wine selections on your next visit!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
    (On Fountain Square, Fifth & Vine Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 513-721-8483
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