Welcome to Eli’s BBQ in Cincinnati.
- Open: Daily from 11am – 9pm
- Location: (Map It) 3313 Riverside Drive in Cincinnati, Ohio
- Phone: 513-533-1957
- Web: http://www.elisbarbeque.com/
Eli’s BBQ in Cincinnati is located in a place that’s not well marked but everyone knows where to go for great tasting barbeque and atmosphere. It’s in an old river neighborhood a stone’s skip from the Ohio River. When you walk into the weathered building, you first notice the worn wooden floor. On one wall there’s a collection of rock’s finest vinyl albums. On another wall, there’s an old stereo system with a turntable spinning records from the collection. You’ll walk to the counter in the back and order your food. Then, find a seat in the front dining room with the most peculiar art for sale, hanging on the walls. Or you may sit outside or in an adjacent tented eating area. They’ll bring the food to you when it’s ready. The pulled pork, ribs and creamy southern coleslaw are to die for! But there are plenty of other great options to feast on. If you enjoy Jalapeño, try the cheddar grits and cornbread. Eli’s BBQ has been listed in national top-10 lists for best barbeque and is also available at some Cincinnati area Kroger stores. They also have a stand at the historic Findlay Market for take-out in downtown Cincinnati.