Hyde’s Restaurant in Hamilton, Ohio has never met a stranger in their 70 years of delighting diners. Hyde’s developed a devoted following among Hamiltonians through their massive menu that touts all-day breakfast options, a staff who learns and remembers your name, and of course their legendary homemade pies.
Loyal Hyde’s diners have taken a seat at their favored booths for decades; coming first as children with their grandparents who read the newspaper at the table, now bringing their own children for a hearty meal and a slice of pie all these years later. It’s the epitome of eating local.
Photo: Hyde's Restaurant
This cardinal Hamilton hangout has recently undergone a modern refresh. Updates include funky light fixtures and window decals, fresh floor and ceiling, and a mural of Hyde’s own iconic pie man. Though many of these elements are new to the restaurant, Hyde’s retains their undeniable nostalgic charm that continues attracting new customers who turn into regulars.
You just can’t help but feel in awe of the rhythm of this place; it operates like a well-oiled machine. The servers, kitchen staff, and managers are all in sync with their customers as well as one another. Coffee mugs are always brimming and steaming, the food is made fresh and served fast, and you should definitely save room for dessert. These delectable pies are baked twice daily to ensure the utmost quality and freshness.
Updates aside, Hyde’s mission and menu remain the same. “Great food, great people, at a great old place."
130 South Erie Blvd.
Hamilton, Ohio 45011