CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Two restaurants in downtown Cincinnati are among the best restaurants in the U.S. for 2018, according to Open Table’s annual list of top 100 American restaurants.
Boca and Sotto are repeat winners that each scored a 97 percent recommendation rate.
Boca is noted for its Amish chicken and “Great service, we got a lot of good recommendations from our server."
Sotto drew raves for its short ribs.
"Amazing! Myself and a group of server went there before our New Year’s Eve shift to treat ourselves and Sotto out did themselves again. The food is outstanding and service is excellent! Carpaccio appetizer and fusilli alla vodka are my favorites!
The restaurants are located on Sixth Street and owned by the same chef, David Falk.
He graduated from the Culinary Institute of America and has come up the ranks at prominent eateries internationally, according to Boca’s website.
Restaurants include Spiaggia and Charlie Trotter’s in Chicago, Ristorante Paris in Rome, and Ristorante Dulcamara with Chef Pierre Luigi de Campo in Province of Florence.
You can check out the entire list of top 100 American restaurants here.