…since 1983 and still the best STEAKS, CHOPS and TEX-MEX

El Coyote has been family owned and operated and serving up the Best Steaks, Chops and Tex-Mex in Cincinnati for nearly three decades.


In 1975 Dan and Tom McClanahan opened El Coyote in New York City. It was a huge success so they decided to bring El Coyote to their hometown of Cincinnati in 1983.

Hours Of Operation

Sunday – Thursday: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday and Saturday: 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Reviews & Accolades

Best Mashed Potatoes, Best Mexican, Best Beef from Fajitas to Filets, Best Tex-Mex, Best New York Strip, Best Fajitas

Cincinnati Magazine

Absolutely the best. Hands down. Top notch the food the Staff. The Atmosphere. Just can't be beat.

Jeffrey K.Facebook

Best Romantic Restaurant

American Registry

Great food great service never have had a bad experience here.

Rhonda T.Facebook

Best Margarita

City Beat Magazine

The best pork chops I've ever tasted! Amazing mashed potatoes! Everything is delicious!

Summer W.Facebook

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