The city of Montgomery, Ohio is located in Hamilton County. It’s about five miles northeast of Cincinnati and has a total area of 5.3 square miles. Over 10,000 people currently live in Montgomery.
Montgomery was first settled back in 1796, making it one of the oldest settlements in the county. It was a rather quiet town for centuries.
Montgomery grew in popularity in the 1960’s as it became known as a bedroom community for some of the wealthier residents and visitors of Cincinnati.
There are plenty of events and activities in Montgomery. The city is home to many local businesses and specialty stores. There are also a lot of fine dining establishments in Montgomery and the surrounding area.
Here are some of the best:
- 1. Fond: Lunch and Deli
- 2. Toast & Berry
- 3. Artemis Mediterranean Bistro
- 4. Milya Cafe
- 5. The Original Montgomery Inn
- 6. Stone Creek Montgomery
- 7. Pacific Kitchen
- 8. Forno Osterio & Bar Montgomery
- 9. Bones’ Burgers
- 10. The Original Pancake House
- 11. Dewey’s Pizza
- 12. Carlo & Johnny
- 13. The Brown Dog Cafe
- 14. Ando Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar
- 15. Graeter’s
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1. Fond: Lunch and Deli
A nice place to stop for lunch or just a quick bite. Kimchicken salad, tortilla crusted chicken, pesto slaw sandwiches and spiced iced tea are just some of the unique menu items you’ll find here.
Everything is made fresh daily, and the portions are generous. The staff knows the regulars on a first-name basis.
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2. Toast & Berry
This breakfast and brunch restaurant has a nice selection of french toast and burger offerings. Stop in for a bite to eat and a mimosa in a relaxing, comfortable atmosphere.
You can even create your own omelette or bowl if you want! It may be a little more expensive than other similar restaurants, but the experience is always well worth the cost.
3. Artemis Mediterranean Bistro
Quality food at affordable prices! You can enjoy Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine here.
Everything is homemade and entirely authentic. You may want to call ahead and make a reservation. You don’t want to miss out on all that they have to offer!
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4. Milya Cafe
A fine Mediterranean restaurant in Montgomery. Their schwarmas and gyros are well known, and their prices are very reasonable.
You can easily enjoy a complete meal for less than $10. Servings are plentiful and everything on the menu is made fresh to order.
5. The Original Montgomery Inn
This restaurant is the first in a national barbecue chain. Ribs, sandwiches, sliders and salads are just some of their many specialties.
The Original Montgomery Inn is perfect for small and large gatherings.
The nice casual atmosphere and friendly wait staff help to make your dining experience unique.
6. Stone Creek Montgomery
A great place to enjoy fine dining in a relaxed, casual atmosphere. Steak, burgers, sandwiches, salads, chicken, pasta and seafood are just some of their many menu items.
Their decadent desserts are worth every penny! An ideal location for business lunches and get-togethers of all kinds and sizes.
7. Pacific Kitchen
An Asian fusion restaurant that offers dine-in, delivery and carry-out menu items from all around the Pacific.
Chili garlic shrimp, Korean seafood pancakes, Hong Kong noodle bowl, chicken katsu and kimchi fried rice are a few of their specialties. A good place to go if you’re in the mood for something different.
8. Forno Osterio & Bar Montgomery
An authentic Italian restaurant that offers a nice variety of hand made wood-fired pizzas, entrees, pastas, and desserts.
Everything on their menu is made from scratch using local ingredients. It may be a bit too expensive for diners on a budget, but it’s a nice option for anniversaries, birthdays, date nights and other special occasions
9. Bones’ Burgers
An upscale burger joint in the heart of the city. Their burgers are made with grass-fed beef.
The variety of menu options may surprise you! Sit for a spell and enjoy a burger, some parmesan or sweet potato fries and your pick of several craft beers on tap. They also have a nice selection of gluten-free alternatives.
10. The Original Pancake House
Pancakes that aren’t just for breakfast anymore. They have a nice selection of breakfast, lunch and dinner options.
Generous portions of pancakes that melt in your mouth are always served any time, day or night. The restaurant may be small, but it’s always busy. You may want to call ahead to reserve a table or booth.
11. Dewey’s Pizza
A pizza restaurant that’s also a fun family experience. Kids can watch dough being twirled through their large glass viewing windows.
They have a lot of specialty options, including the ability to make your own pizza with a wide selection of toppings. They also have a nice selection of local craft beers in house.
12. Carlo & Johnny
With 15 steaks to choose from, this Cincinnati area restaurant is hard to pass up.
Its decor may remind you of something that you’ve seen in a blockbuster Hollywood movie or read about in a mafia mystery novel.
They also offer live music! Great place for family and work gatherings.
13. The Brown Dog Cafe
A place that’s a little off the beaten path, but it still a great destination restaurant for any foodie.
This Blue Ash restaurant offers many tempting breakfast, lunch and dinner options.
You can eat inside or spend some time relaxing in their spacious outdoor patio. A nice place for large gatherings and spontaneous get-togethers.
14. Ando Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar
The place to go in the Montgomery area for great sushi! This Japanese restaurant has a devoted following.
Everything is served fresh and is very affordable. Most entrees on their menu are under $10.
Their portions so plentiful, you may need a carry-out box to enjoy leftovers the next day. Ask about their daily specials.
When you’re ready for dessert, Graeter’s is where you want to be! One step inside their establishment and you’ll be transported back in time to the old-fashioned ice cream shops of days gone by.
The number of choices can be overwhelming, it could take months to try them all! They offer fresh baked goods and breakfast and lunch options. A great way to wind down a busy day in the Montgomery, Ohio area.
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