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A lot more than just chili PhOtO BY dAVid sorcher

BLUE ASH CHILI 4200 aero drive mason, ohio 513.492.9650 There’s something you need to know about the new Blue Ash Chili restaurant that opened in Mason—it’s not just another chili joint. Don’t let the name fool you. The restaurant, located at 4200 Aero Drive, is more of an old-fashioned diner. While you can order six ways of chili and coneys, you can also choose from breakfast items including a reuben omelette, a wide variety of burgers and sandwiches, and entrees like meatloaf and a shrimp platter. Our friends met us there, and when the 10 of us walked into the pleasant dining room we were told to seat ourselves. A

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waitress quickly took our drink orders, and we were pleased to discover that they had a limited, but adequate selection of beers and wines. Since we were dining with six children, we each ordered a drink. Three out of four members of their family ordered the chili. The kids were sitting at another table so I didn’t get a formal review from them, but they gave me the thumbs up and cleaned their plates. Our friend ordered the five-way ($5.49) and enjoyed the thick, cinnamon-flavored chili after he liberally dosed it with hot sauce from the table. His wife ordered the corned beef reuben ($5.99) and it was

Mason-Deerfield Township Our Town Magazine, August 2009  

August 2009 edition of Our Town magazine, serving Mason and Deerfield Township in Greater Cincinnati

Mason-Deerfield Township Our Town Magazine, August 2009  

August 2009 edition of Our Town magazine, serving Mason and Deerfield Township in Greater Cincinnati