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Cincinnati Dinner Train

) #118 of 1,661 Restaurants in Cincinnati $$ - $$$ American
2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg, Cincinnati, OH 45237
+1 513-791-7245
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“prime rib” (11 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg, Cincinnati, OH 45237
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner on 7/29/17. The train travel was 12 miles up and back, 80% consisted of looking at over grown vegetation, industrial storage areas, ghetto. The food was just OK and staff was excellent, the requested tip of $28 should have been included in...More

Thank 08311968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those who believe that life is, or should be, a series of experiences, the Cincinnati Dinner Train provides riders/diners a glimpse into the 40's, aboard period trains, with (mostly) period furnishings ,amenities, and service. Immerse yourself in the surroundings; listen to (and perhaps sing...More

Thank tominfairfield
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Took a train ride as a birthday gift. The dinner sells out a month or to in advance. We road in a nice, historical restored, Coach Car The train also had two bar cars. One was a very nice 1st class car for the dinner...More

Thank ridgewalker7
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Not only is the food excellent, (it is a dinner train after all) but the service was superb. The railcars are well refurbished and comfortable. It is a vintage railroad depicting the early Forties. A trio of singers, "The Queen City Ladies," put us right...More

Thank walm1331
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A train ride back to classic 1940's luxury trains. A wonderful, quiet and smooth train ride. Dinner was excellent with very good service. Choices were prime rib, chicken or fish. Tea and water free, liquor was extra. Queen City Sisters provided music from that era...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We were given this as a gift at Christmas. We planned it for last Saturday and had a GREAT time! It was quite the surprise...although the view was really not great...the food was WONDERFUL and the co-owner and conductor were FABULOUS! They added so much...More

1  Thank HnJCambria
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We very much enjoyed this informative and scenic railway trip combined with a 4 course meal that was first class all the way. Our "conductor" was informative and very personable. The service staff was friendly, prompt and made sure we had everything we needed. The...More

1  Thank Pam M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend ! The food was great, the train ride very enjoyable with 40s music and history lessons along the way. Obviously has been a labor of love for the owner who narrates the trip at several spots along the way. My wife and I...More

2  Thank hwhudson
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I am a employee for the Cincinnati Dinner Train and I Flagg the Crossings ahead of the train, Making sure all the crossings are safe

Thank James C
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We didn't have dinner on the train, we just rode in the coach car. It was interesting, especially being able to stand on the back of the last car (which was the coach car). Unfortunately it was dark on the return trip, making it difficult...More

2  Thank Gina B
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Carrol G
28 December 2016|
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Response from CincyDinnerTrain | Property representative |
All 3 dining cars receive the same outstanding service from our staff. One car is not favored over the others. All tables have a window for viewing the sights as we travel by. There is no "upper" seating in any of the... More
30 May 2016|
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Response from hislove1 | Reviewed this property |
It will be really hard. I saw no ramps or wheel chair accessible doors. The aisle ways are very narrow and that where most of the activity is. There's only one bathroom per man/woman and they are tight. The tables very... More
Mary S
11 September 2015|
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Response from 349jessiem | Reviewed this property |
They do. Probably have to go through their website to get one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$84 - US$84
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2172 Seymour Ave, Behind Green Sales Company Bldg, Cincinnati, OH 45237
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-791-7245
The Cincinnati Dinner Train features dining on three finely restored 1950's era dining cars. Also featured, the Queen City Tavern car, which is equipped with a full service bar with music and two open side doors for viewing as we travel through Cincinnati. The public dinner train operates every Saturday throughout the year, with the exception of January and February. Tickets are sold in advance and will be held at check-in the day of the excursion. Tickets are available in the dining cars and the coach car.
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