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“Great food!”
Review of The Gruff

The Gruff
Ranked #6 of 152 Restaurants in Covington
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Gruff offered sandwiches and salads; it was a great place to eat. The food was excellent! Our server made sure that we were accommodated. Our food arrived as ordered.

Thank nightingale1972
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

After calling and being told they had gluten free pizza, my wife was looking forward to eating here. Unfortunately, when we got there we were told that they didn't make gluten free pizza; someone misspoke.
Since we were already there, my son and I ordered a Margherita pizza and added pepperoni. It was outstanding! So were the pickle fries!

My wife ended up with a salad which was very good (although she had really looked forward to a GF pizza).

Our server, Christina was very nice, outgoing and very attentive. This place seems as though it brings a bit of Seattle to Covington. Families came and they have a large wall with magnetic letters and numbers to keep the kids busy along with books for them to read..

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Thank TX2OH
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

They have amazing sandwiches, pizza and such, a decent beer list - and bonus! They serve Piebird pies.

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Thank Kathy S
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

A little bad/deli/pub on he Kentucky side of the a Roebling bridge. It serves pizza, sandwiches, burgers. Basically a great place for a meal at a super reasonable price. We came on a Saturday night for dinner for the first time. They have a great selection of beers, decent selection of wines and a fantastic food menu. Our server Brie was super helpful and explained their menu. We ended up ordering an Italian pizza, chopped salad, fried chicken sandwich with fries and vegetarian sandwich with pasta salad. The pizza was really great although the crust wasn't as good as a brick oven pizza place like Strong's. But it was still really good. The highlight for me was the chicken sandwich. Perfect crispness and juiciness ratio with a super delicious picked vegetables and aioli. That sandwich is probably one of best things to eat in Cincinnati. The waffle fries were good although they are more on thin and crispy side vs the crispy soft inside version like what you would get at Chick Fil A. Still good though altho maybe not my preference. Maybe I'll get the pasta salad next time. To end it all, we had the ice cream sandwich, a generous scoop of vanilla ice cream between two warm homemade cookies. Fantastic meal for a great price $30 for 2 people. Definitely would come back for a casual good meal

Thank cacheng88
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The Gruff is a great place to meet friends or have a family get together. Very informal, kid friendly, with great pizzas, lots of beer on tap, and amazing chicken salad. There's a deli section as well, good for carry out.

Thank Carol H
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