Chili - 2011 Winners

Published Mar 14, 2011

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 2011?

2011 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 has..."  via Pat K.

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290 Ludlow Avenue Cincinnati OH 45220
2011 Runner-Up

2. Gold Star Chili

Voters Love

"Love the Mason, OH restaurant; very friendly owner & servers!"  via Lori Z.

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Multiple Locations
2011 Finalist

3. Blue Ash Chili Original

Voters Love

"Everyone works together and the staff is wonderful, the food is phenomenal and the stories the regulars/returning customers..."  via Elyse S.

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9565 Kenwood Road Cincinnati OH
2011 Finalist

4. Camp Washington Chili

Voters Love

"A long-standing tradition in the Camp Washington area. Atmosphere is great."  via Shannon B.

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3005 Colerain Ave Cincinnati OH 45225
2011 Finalist

5. Dixie Chili

Voters Love

"Dixie is the greatest. Meatier, lower fat, and fresh ingredients. 5 way and cheese coneys"  via Brian H.

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733 Monmouth St Newport KY 41071
Contest Overview
  • 9,133
    Total Votes
  • 3,204
  • 83

The 2011 AList Cincinnati awards are based on more than 9,100 votes from local Cincinnati-area experts.

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