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Gold Star Chili

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49 1/2 Donnermeyer Dr, Bellevue, KY 41073-1301
+1 859-491-8740
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Jackson, Ohio
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271 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We needed a light meal after a Cincinnati Reds game. We found this restaurant close to our hotel. It was a bit confusing when we walked in as we were not sure if you order at the counter or seat yourself and staff did not notice we were there to direct us. We finally asked if we seat our self... More 

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Taylor Mill
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Always go through when I'm in a rush but want a hearty meal. Have never eaten inside because the drive-thru is always fast & the window girl is very fast & accurate. They aim too please. It's very convenient & close too everything that's why I always drive through. It's always been good & the staff is friendly. It's a... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant for the first time with family. I had the chili spaghetti with cheese which was good and quite tasty. Nothing mind-blowing, but worth the money, and I was definitely happy with my meal. Service was fast and friendly. I would recommend this restaurant if you're in the mood for chili!

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Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Excellent food loved it, wonderful food, my advice get the chili mac , the staff was super friendly and food wunderbar!!!

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Thank danielp3660
Bellevue, Kentucky
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

Excellent service provides the foundation for this tightly-run establishment. Couple that with a consistent commitment to quality and you get exactly what you came for each time. The chili is always delicious and for as many times as I've eaten there, I've never had a bad experience. They do it so well, it's hard to find opportunities for these guys... More 

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Thank Matthew M
Bellevue, Kentucky
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Chili is always good, prefer it over skyline..tastes spicier...owner can be kinda a jerk to employees but is very good to local community. Seems like high turnover in staff but always helpful..go there often.

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Thank ddaudistel
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75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

If you are ever in Northern Kentucky or Greater Cincinnati, you have to try Gold Star Chili. There are many chili parlors around but this one is simply the best. The food is always fresh and tasty, unlike others with the same name. Very clean and convenient location. This is NOT your Texas type chili. Traditional "greek style" chili served... More 

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Little Torch Key, Florida
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

Gold star is the leader and the legend.....entirely different from skyline chili At gold star the chili has an ever so soft bite to it that makes you want to eat until you burst.....their 3-way and cheese coney's are reasonably priced and taste sensational

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Arnold Mo.
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161 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2013

Was told if you travel to Cincinnati you should try Skyline Chili and Gold Star Chili. Both are very different than we were used to. Has a cinnamon taste and beans are by request. Eaten with spaghetti and cheese. It was OK but as I said very different than the chili we are used to in Missouri.

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Decatur, Georgia
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293 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2013

As an "ex-patriot" I truly say that I miss Cincinnati Chili. Our local high school hangout used to be the chili parlor in Bellevue (not this one!, but the one now long gone at Ward and Fairfield). I have to have my Chili fix whenever I visit. I am a 5-way freak. I have to have a 5-way anytime I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 1/2 Donnermeyer Dr, Bellevue, KY 41073-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bellevue
  • Phone Number: +1 859-491-8740

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?