Arnold's Bar & Grill
210 East Eigth Street, Cincinnati Ohio, 513-421-6234

We're very proud of our award-winning restaurant, menu, music, ad campaigns and people. Here is a list of awards we've won over the years.

2016 Serious Eats The Cincinnati 10

2016 Whiskey Advocate Magazine 48 Hours in Cincinnati

2016 Citybeat Best Live Music While You Eat

2016 Citybeat Best Pub Food

2016 Citybeat Best No Frills Watering Hole

2016 Citybeat Top 3 Overall Bar

2015 Thrillist Most Iconic Bar in Ohio

2015 The Daily Meal 150 Best Bars in America

2015 USA Today's 10 Best Nightlife

2015 Cincinnati Magazine - The 45 Best Burgers in Cincinnati

2015 Trip Advisor Certificate Of Excellence

2015 Cityvoter Top 5 Beer Selection

2015 Citybeat Best Bar Staff

2015 Citybeat Best Business Lunch

2015 Citybeat Best No Frills Watering Hole

2015 Citybeat Best Live Music While You Eat

2015 Citybeat Best neighborhood Burger Spot Downtown / OTR

2015 Citybeat Top 3 Overall Bars

2015 Cityvoter Top 5 Beer Selection

2015 Thrillist Most Iconic Bar in Ohio

2015 The Daily Meal 150 Best Bars in America

2015 USA Today's 10 Best Nightlife

2015 Cincinnati Magazine - The 45 Best Burgers in Cincinnati

2015 Trip Advisor Certificate Of Excellence

2014 Citybeat Best Outdoor Dining

2014 Citybeat Best Live Music While You Eat

2014 Citybeat Best No Frills Watering Hole

2014 Citybeat Top 3 Overall Bars

2014 Cityvoter Best Neighborhood Bar

2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

2013 Esquire Magazine "Best Bars in America"

2013 Buzzfeed's Oldest and Coolest Bars

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2013

2013 Citybeat "Best Outdoor Dining"

2013 Citybeat "Best Live Music While You Eat"

2013 Citybeat "Top 10 Overall Restaurants in Cincinnati"

2013 Citybeat "Top 3 Overall Bars in Cincinnati"

2013 Citybeat "Top 3 Business Lunch"

2012 Citybeat "Best Live Music While You Eat"

2012 Citybeat "Top 10 Overall Restaurants in Cincinnati"

2012 Citybeat "Top 3 Overall Bars in Cincinnati"

2012 Citybeat "Top 3 Business Lunch"

2011 Fox19 Cityvoter "Best Neighborhood Bar"

2011 CityBeat "Best Outdoor Dining"

2011 CityBeat "Best Business Lunch"

2010 Metromix "Most Buzzworthy Restaurant"

2010 CityBeat "Best Outdoor Dining"

2010 CityBeat "Best Restaurant with Live Music"

2009 CityBeat "Best Outdoor Dining"

2008 CityBeat "Best Restaurant with Live Music"

2004 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the City"

2003 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the City"

2002 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the City"

2001 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the City"

2000 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the City ~
Best Lemonade"

1999 CityBeat "Best Outdoor Dining"

1997 Cincinnati Magazine "Hall of Fame"

1995 Cincinnati Magazine "Hall of Fame"

1994 Cincinnati Magazine "Best Pitch ~ Jim Tarbell"

1992 Cincinnati Magazine "Best Bread Pudding"

1992 Cincinnati Magazine "Hall of Fame"

1991 Cincinnati Magazine "Hall of Fame ~ Best Gathering Place"

1990 Cincinnati Magazine "Best Hangout"

1990 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the Best"

1984 Cincinnati Magazine "Best Amiable Bar"

Men's Journal Magazine2001 Men's Journal Magazine "50 Best Bars in America"

2000 Travel and Leisure Magazine "Where to Go Next..."

1999 Cincinnati City Beat Magazine "Best Outdoor Dining"

1999 Cincinnati Magazine "Best of the City ~ Best Neighbor ~ Fred Gary"

1998 Cincinnati City Beat Magazine "Best Outdoor Dining"

1995 Sterling Award Clean Cincinnati Inc. & Downtown Council

1990 Cincinnati Post "Dining Poll ~ Best Outdoors ~ Friendliest"

1982 Post Corbett Awards Finalist

1979 Corbett Awards Finalist

1980 Addy American Advertising Federation

Zagat SurveyZagat Survey ~ America's Top Restaurants

 


  Awards"Arnold’s still is the same quirky, funky restaurant that doesn’t play by the current how-to-run-a-restaurant rule book."

- Polly Campbell,
Cincinnati Enquirer