Cincinnati Refined

All the best that Cincinnati has to offer, from the finest dining to hottest nightspots.

Eat & Drink

Eat & Drink My Juicing Diet Starts Today My Juicing Diet Starts Today(Photo Gallery)

If you’re feeling like your diet is in need of a wee reboot (especially with the holiday binge-fest in midswing), stop by Off The Vine and try a glass of fresh pressed, never pasteurized goodness. Delicious. Convenient. Healthy. Booyah.

Eat & Drink 7 Best Bets for Holiday Dining in the Queen City (Photo Gallery)

Ahhh… the holidays. A time for family, parties, cocktails, mistletoe, and eating. (Maybe eating should be at the top of that list.) Luckily, Cincinnati’s finest restaurants are especially festive during the holiday season. Here's a short list of places that will help you turn on the holiday cheer.

Arts & Entertainment

Arts & Entertainment Photos: Light Up OTR(Photo Gallery)

The fifth annual Light Up OTR community-wide event took place on Friday, Dec. 12. After hundreds of participants placed luminaries throughout the neighborhood in Over the Rhine, the evening culminated with a lighting of the Christmas tree at Washington Park. Welcome to the holidays in Cincy.

Arts & Entertainment "Gangnam Style" Broke YouTube

The year was 2012. The song was "Gangnam Style." The man behind the music is Psy. That song has turned out to be such a hit that it actually broke YouTube. Wowzers. Let's remind ourselves of the glory that is gangnam style. Giddy up!

Design & Style

Design & Style Photos: Mt. Adams Reindog Parade(Photo Gallery)

December is a time for eggnog, Christmas carols, and Santa suits. But the holiday month wouldn't be complete without a little dress up for our furry friends as well. That's right! The 25th annual Mt. Adams Reindog Parade took place on Saturday, Dec. 13, and I didn't think it was possible to be anymore in love with the canine species. But then this happened.

SPONSORED Design & Style SPONSORED Step Inside Santa’s Closet at Sleigh Bells(Photo Gallery)

Whether you've been bumping the Bing Crosby since the day after Halloween or just now realized we're heading into the Christmas homestretch, the place to get your holiday fix is none other than Sleigh Bells Christmas & Gifts. We're headed just over the river and kindof through the woods to Walton, Ky!


Travel A Love Story Made of 3400 Pencil Sharpeners A Love Story Made of 3400 Pencil Sharpeners(Photo Gallery)

It’s no secret that exploring the natural beauty (and creature comforts) of Hocking Hills makes for a great time. But there’s a lesser-known treat waiting right at the Hocking Hills Regional Welcome Center. Let's pay a visit to this truly one-of-a-kind Buckeye State attraction.

Travel The Mystery of Ohio's Massive Serpent Mound(Photo Gallery)

Over three hundred million years ago, a meteor crashed into what would one day become Adams County, Ohio. Later (about 900 years ago), Native Americans built a massive mound in the crater left behind. Today, we know the earthwork as Serpent Mound. But there's so much about it we still don't know.

Travel Photos: Escape to Sunny Florida(Photo Gallery)

Gorgeous sunsets, the sand between your toes, and a cool drink in your hand... If all of that's starting to sound pretty good to you right about now, you should probably take a quick break from your holiday prep and warm up with these beautiful photos. Welcome to winter in The Sunshine State!

Travel How to Show Off Cincy to Your Out-of-Town Guests(Photo Gallery)

It’s the holiday season. We all know what that means… company’s on the way. And it’s time to show off the Queen City in all of her glory. To help make the hosting duties a little less arduous, we got you a present. Enjoy! (Go ahead, rip into it...)

Travel Instagram Roundup: #CincyRefined(Photo Gallery)

Instagram Roundup: Our weekly collection of the most telling, compelling, and visually dazzling shots to be found in the photo-sharing world, themed and curated for your viewing enjoyment. Get ready to see the Queen City (and the world) through a whole new lens.