The Unassuming Cincinnati Deli That May Just Become Your New Favorite Lunch Spot

Unless you work in downtown Cincinnati or happen to frequent the area during the week, chances are you’re missing out on quite a few delicious lunch options. There are many small delis, restaurants, and diners that are only open at lunchtime, and one of the absolute favorites is Fred & Gari’s. Unless you know it’s there (or hear about the wonderful food they serve up inside), you would probably just walk on by. But, that would be a big mistake because this unassuming deli may just become your new favorite lunch spot in Cincinnati.

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Fred & Gari’s serves up some of the best sandwiches, soups, and pizza in Cincinnati and all with a big side of personality. Have you grabbed carry out from this little deli downtown? What’s your favorite hidden gem lunch spot? Let us know in the comments!

Fred & Gari’s is located at 629 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. For more information and to keep up with the daily specials, follow along with them on Facebook here.

And for more of the best sandwiches in Cincinnati, check out our previous article here.