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Via Vite

520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
+1 513-721-8483
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“gnocchi” (50 reviews)
“pizza” (88 reviews)
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Italian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
520 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3103
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The food here is outstanding. Entrance is right off the square and a little hidden but worth looking for. If you look up from the west side of the fountain you will see the restaurant and its entrance. PS: loved the food!

Thank sqwooz
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a very pleasant experience, we were visiting Cincinnati for the wkend and hotel recommend this place. Great choice! Staff is great, location is super right in the middle of a lot of things.

Thank Krystal1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I found Via Vite a few years ago and now it is a must every time we got to cincy. This restaurant is a the culmination of true Italian and the limitless imagination of Chef Cristian. Don't be afraid to be adventurous...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Prompt service and seating. Wine good; a little pricey. Must pay for a basket of bread, burnt taste to bread, disappointed.

Thank ssabatelli5
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We had four guests visiting from New York and New Jersey and we all enjoyed our dining experience. The food was absolutely delicious, the service was very attentive, and the atmosphere looking out at Fountain Square was special. Celebrating with friends was just perfect at...More

Thank mimiwyatt
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Dined her for an anniversary dinner while visiting downtown Cincy. We had reservations and were promptly seated upon arriving around 8pm. Location in Fountain Square is great for people watching. I had the special (lasagna) and my wife ordered the Penne Bolognese. Both dishes were...More

Thank TicoLee
Reviewed 7 May 2018

The food is outstanding. The wait staff is well trained and offer excellent food and drink recommendations. The gnocchi is pillow soft.

Thank apreid278
Reviewed 24 April 2018

My wife & I had a Sunday evening dinner at Via Vite after walking back up the hill from a hockey game down at The Banks. We had a bit of trouble finding the entrance, which you must access from the Fountain Square plaza tucked...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Via Vite saved the day when, just as I was about to leave the hotel at noon for the airport, I received a text that my plane was delayed by four hours plus. I had planned to grab a bite at the airport to eat...More

Thank Simone B
Reviewed 16 April 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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