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Camp Washington Chili

3005 Colerain Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45225-1891
+1 513-541-0061
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner
3005 Colerain Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45225-1891
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fussy baby so decided to try takeout. Even though they read us our items off when we picked them up, they left several out when we opened the bags up at home even though they charged us for them. The food was...More

Thank Meredith C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after visiting the sign museum. A must stop for authentic Cincinnati style Chili. 50s diner style restaurant. Friendly quick service, reasonable prices. You must try either the 3 or 4 way chilli or a coney dog in order to taste what...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Speacializes in the Cinny take on chili, with cloves the most promenent addition. Wonderful flavors, terrible trouble finding a seat or parking at midday.

Thank UKLaTxDuck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is Cincinnati Chili and then there is camp Washington. John Johnson knows what he is doing. This is not the same old Cincinnati Chili recipe the spices and meatiness make this recipe a hit. And don't forget their double decker sandwiches, you'll have to...More

Thank beernfoodlover
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The food was delicious and it was fun to wear a bib again - sure messed that thing up - better that than my clothes. Made for some good pictures though. The service was not so great after we got our food. Could see the...More

Thank rjeff63
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Camp Washington Chili 🌶 is a family favorite. We drive 90 minutes to get here, more often then you would think! We love the chili cheese dogs, the four way & the chili cheese fries! Open 24 hours a day 6 days a week! Closed...More

Thank carol1631
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I grew up in Cincinnati area, still have family there, visit often and had recently seen TV hype for Camp Washington Chili. Since it is not one I had ever visited, I visited while in town recently. I tried a cheese coney and a 4...More

Thank Taylor M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Its been awhile since i have eaten here. so figured i'd try it again. They make a great 5 way. for those who are not aware, 5 way is a spaghetti base, meat chili, red beans, onions and piled high with cheese. Their chili is...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I read about this place in an article about the restaurant not to miss in each state. So, the next time I was in the area I had to go. I am not sure why this place was chosen for the article. The service was...More

Thank Broadripple
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was our first visit to the Camp Washington neighborhood and to its iconic chili parlor. An adjacent building features a large mural of George Washington in his (or Martha’s) finery and there’s a historic sign at the entrance. There’s seating at the counter and...More

Thank Mack3065
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Questions & Answers
20 February 2017|
Response from drsteve1966 | Reviewed this property |
While not able absolutely certain I do believe all their dogs are all beef Call and ask if you're that concerned
20 February 2017|
Response from Lynn T | Reviewed this property |
They may serve beef wieners.
7 October 2016|
Response from 466Richard789466 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Just stopped for dinner in May 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3005 Colerain Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45225-1891
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-541-0061
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