Check out the 3 newest businesses to launch in Cincinnati

Ready to find out about the newest restaurant and retail additions to Cincinnati? From a poke place to an escape room spot, read on for a rundown of the newest hot spots to open their doors around town.

Poke World

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Poke World is a spot to score poke and more, that recently opened at 214 Calhoun St. in CUF.

You can order a variety of teas and bubble teas as well. Signature bowls include the Signature Hawaiian Classic Bowl, with ahi tuna, green and red onion, seaweed salad, cucumber and sesame seed with poke classic sauce. As a vegetarian option, the menu offers the Signature Tofu Treat Bowl with seaweed, green onion, edamame, cucumber and sesame seed with poke classic sauce. 

Social OTR

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Social OTR is a bar, offering tapas and more, that recently opened at 1819 Elm St. in Over-The-Rhine.

Hungry for a snack? Order the lamb liver mousse, with braised onions, arugula and fennel. Squash ravioli with winter greens, brown butter, sage and pepitas is also on the menu. On the cocktail side, try the Oh Rye God or Pearilous Spirit.

The Escape Game Cincinnati

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The Escape Game Cincinnati is an escape game spot, that recently opened its doors at 28 W. Freedom Way, Suite 300 in Central Business District.

Rooms include The Heist, Prison Break, Special OPs: Mysterious Market and Gold Rush. Games are recommended for those age 13 and up.


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