Chili - Best of 2017

Published Nov 8, 2017

Most debates over the best chili start with the central question of whether beans belong. Cincinnati voters have a big appetite and considered everything from spicy five-alarm to rich all-beef formula. So which chili was named the Best of 2017?

2017 Winner

1. Skyline Chili - Clifton

Voters Love

"everything is great about Skyline, and who wouldn't love a little cinnamon and chocolate included ! The NCH location..." via Pat K.

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290 Ludlow Avenue Cincinnati OH 45220
  • Skyline Chili - Clifton, Cheap Eats, Chili, 290 Ludlow Avenue Clifton Cincinnati OH 45220
    Nominee for: Chili
    290 Ludlow Avenue, Clifton Cincinnati, OH
  • Blue Ash Chili Original, Cheap Eats, Chili, Sandwich Shop, Food Truck, 9565 Kenwood Road World Map Cincinnati OH
    9565 Kenwood Road, World Map Cincinnati, OH
  • Nominee for: Chili
    3005 Colerain Ave, Cincinnati, OH
  • Gold Star Chili, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Chili Family Restaurant Hot Dog Traditional American, 10775 Montgomery Rd Cincinnati OH 45242 1802 Race St Cincinnati OH 45202
    Nominee for: Chili
    Multiple locations
  • Price Hill Chili, Cheap Eats, Chili, 4920 Glenway Ave Cincinnati OH 45238
    Nominee for: Chili
    4920 Glenway Ave, Cincinnati, OH
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    Nominee for: Chili
    733 Monmouth St, Newport, KY
  • Bard's Burgers & Chili, Cheap Eats, Burger, Chili, 3620 Decoursey Avenue World Map Latonia KY 41015
    Nominee for: Burger, Chili
    3620 Decoursey Avenue, World Map Latonia, KY
  • Mike’s Chili & Gyros, Cheap Eats, Chili, 2045 S Erie Blvd Hamilton OH 45011
    Nominee for: Chili
    Multiple locations
  • Pleasant Ridge Chili, Cheap Eats, Chili, 6032 Montgomery Rd Cincinnati OH 45213
    Nominee for: Chili
    6032 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH
  • Delhi Chili, Cheap Eats, Chili, 4875 Delhi Ave Cincinnati OH 45238
    Nominee for: Chili
    4875 Delhi Ave, Cincinnati, OH
  • undefined
    Nominee for: Chili
    4727 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH
  • Eastside Chili, Cheap Eats, Chili, 671 Ohio Pike Cincinnati OH 45245
    Nominee for: Chili
    671 Ohio Pike, Cincinnati, OH
  • 10. US Chili
    Nominee for: Chili
    2965 Colerain Avenue, Cincinnati, OH
Contest Overview
  • 4,114
    Total Votes
  • 2,227
  • 111

The 2017 Cincinnati A-List awards are based on more than 4,100 votes from local Cincinnati-area experts.

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