Cincinnati's top 5 cocktail bars, ranked

Wondering where to find the best cocktail bars near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top cocktail bars in Cincinnati, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges.

1. Sundry and Vice

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Topping the list is Sundry and Vice. Located at 18 W. 13th St. in Over-The-Rhine, the cocktail bar is the highest rated cocktail bar in Cincinnati, boasting 4.5 stars out of 217 reviews on Yelp.

2. The Little-field


Next up is Northside's The Littlefield, situated at 3934 Spring Grove Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 190 reviews on Yelp, the cocktail bar, gastropub and New American spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Blind Lemon


Mt. Adams's Blind Lemon, located at 938 Hatch St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the wine bar, cocktail bar and music venue 4.5 stars out of 154 reviews.

4. Overlook Lodge: A Rustic Watering Hole


Overlook Lodge: A Rustic Watering Hole, a cocktail bar and lounge in Pleasant Ridge, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 105 Yelp reviews. Head over to 6083 Montgomery Road to see for yourself.

5. Mita's Restaurant and Bar


And then there's Mita's Restaurant and Bar, a Central Business District favorite with four stars out of 273 reviews. Stop by 501 Race St. to hit up the cocktail bar and Spanish and Latin American spot next time the urge strikes.