The Underrated Chili Parlor In Cincinnati That May Just Be The Best In The City

If you travel outside of Cincinnati and ask where to find the best chili parlor in town, you’ll probably be met with some confusion. Chili is a big deal in the Queen City, and we have our own style to prove it, and we also have our own unique type of restaurant that we lovingly call the chili parlor. These local eateries always offer their own recipe of Cincinnati chili, as well as other diner favorites. Chili parlors are some of the best local spots to grab a bite to eat and one that’s often underrated, but incredibly tasty, is Chili Time in St. Bernard. This classic chili parlor is loved by many and discovered by new diners every day and they may just serve the best chili in Cincinnati.

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It’s always time for chili in Cincinnati and Chili Time in St. Bernard is a dining destination you simply must try. It’s a classic spot for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and be sure to visit multiple times to try all of the favorites on the menu. Is Chili Time your go-to chili parlor in Cincinnati? If not, who do you think makes the best 3-ways and cheese coneys? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!

Chili Time is located at 4727 Vine St., Cincinnati, OH 45217. For more information, follow along on Facebook here. The restaurant is open Monday through Thursday 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday & Saturday 6 a.m. to 1 a.m., and Sunday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

And so we don’t play favorites, here’s the ultimate list of the best chili parlors in Cincinnati, featured in a previous article here.