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Ancient Grains, Midwestern Roots
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Khora Comes to Cincinnati

Tapping seasonal, locally sourced ingredients, Khora introduces a modern Midwest spin on New American cuisine.  Our grain-focused menu draws inspiration from Italy while telling a story of community and connection unique to the area.

Wagyu beef from Ohio cattle pastures, oyster mushrooms from a Kentucky farm, organic heritage grains milled just for us on a local family farm - the result is a “taste of place” unique to the region.



Sunday & Monday


Tuesday - Saturday

5pm - 10pm

How We Wow

Amazing Downtown Location

Set within the new Kinley Hotel, Khora carries out the Kinley philosophy of fostering a social connection between people and culture in a space that’s stylish and sophisticated, yet surprisingly unpretentious.

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How We Wow

Unique Dining Experience

Tuck into Khora’s Gemelli “Cincy Style” with lamb ragout, pumpkin seeds, caramelized goat cheese or creamy Mafaldine with lobster and calabrian chili butter—just a preview of many modern pasta dishes with a Midwest twist.

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How We Wow

Pasta From Local Grain Growers

Savor pasta-centric menus built on grains sourced straight from the Ohio Valley and specially milled to order for the restaurant—which is named after the khorasan grain variety.

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Group Events

Whatever special occasion you may be celebrating with friends & family, our Cincy setting is sized right for large events.

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A Word From Our Fans

Cincinnati En Vogue

“2020’s Most Anticipated American Restaurant Openings”

- Vogue Magazine

An Unforgettable Experience

“Absolutely phenomenal food and experience. Highly recommend.”

- Matt Wollman

Above and Beyond

“Dinner at Khora was honestly one of the most fabulous meals I've ever had in Cincinnati. The pastas are incredible, the breadth and depth of the menu is perfect (unique and fascinating but not at all intimidating). The ambience is perfect and the waitstaff are excellent.”

- Gabe Albacarys

A Must-Visit

“The Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings of 2020 ”

- Food & Wine Magazine

Epicurious Anticipation

“Khora totally exceeded my expectations. The food is beautifully presented with interesting ingredients. The original flavors of the ingredients are enhanced without overpowering. The service is impeccable. The decor and atmosphere is chic, modern with a touch of vintage and industrial charm.”

- WL Wang

A Taste of Khora at home

We have a variety of take-out options for you to choose from.

We'll do the cooking... you set the table!

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Downtown Dining in Cincinnati
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Downtown Dining in Cincinnati

Khora is located in the new Kinley Hotel, between downtown and the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood. Deeply inspired by our local community, we put a heartfelt Midwestern spin on everything we create.