Welcome to Cincinnati for the 2015 MLB All Star Game!
If you’re a fan of both baseball and craft beer, look no further. The Brew Studs have set you up with all you need to know about the good damn beer in the city that is home to the oldest and historically best team in Major League Baseball.
Things you need to know:
- There are 24 breweries in the greater Cincinnati area.
- There are many places – pubs and restaurants – within walking distance of Great American Ballpark and the venues hosting All Star festivities that keep amazing, fresh craft beer on tap.
- Great America Ball Park, itself, has several bars and concessions now designated for serving craft beer only.
- Cincinnati has multiple brewery tours and a pedal wagon.
Cincy Bars and Restaurants
So you’re here and you’re thirsty – and maybe hungry, too. Just tell me where I can get a good damn craft beer, you say. Here are all the establishments where you can rely on a good number of taps being devoted to craft.
In order of shortest distance from GABP and a rating of decent or great
Jefferson Social – bar/restaurant – The Banks – walking directions – decent
Yard House – bar/restaurant – The Banks – walking directions – great!
Arnold’s – bar/restaurant – Downtown – walking directions – decent
HalfCut – tap room – OTR – walking directions – great!
Lachey’s Bar (as in Nick) – sports bar/lounge – OTR – walking directions – decent
Taste of Belgium – restaurant – OTR – walking directions – decent
Senate – restaurant/pub – OTR – walking directions – decent
Neons Unplugged – bar/pub – OTR – driving directions – great!
The Lackman – bar/pub – OTR – driving directions – great!
The Eagle – restaurant/bar – OTR – driving directions – decent
16-Bit – bar + arcade – OTR – driving directions – decent
FlipDaddy’s – restaurant (best burgers)/bar – Newport, KY – driving directions – great!
Cock & Bull Public House – pub – Hyde Park – driving directions – great!
Teller’s – restaurant – Hyde Park – driving directions – great!
Dutch’s – bar/bottle shop – Hyde Park – driving directions – great!
Every Cincy area craft brewery [with ratings] here