Check out our list of awesome restaurants and bartenders joining us for the 6th annual Buckeye Vodka’s Battle of the Bartenders February 28 at The Steam Plant

Tickets are 18, 25 or 35* in advance! Includes 4 drink samples and food from all the participating restaurants.

Tickets are also available at Mr. Boros Tavern


Join us for a night that focuses on the Best Bartenders in town as they battle for first place and the title belt! Sample food from the Miami Valley’s finest restaurants and Buckeye Vodka concoctions from the Miami Valley’s most talented bartenders. What started as the first bartender event brought to the Miami Valley has turned into an exciting competition that you do not want to miss!

Restaurants include:

  • Amber Rose
  • Archer’s Tavern
  • Calypso Smokehouse and Grill
  • Carver’s
  • Coco’s Bistro
  • Dewberry 1850
  • ele Cake CO and Wine Bistro
  • El Meson
  • Flyboy’s Deli
  • Lily’s Bistro
  • Meadowlark Restaurant
  • Mr. Boro’s Tavern: Drink TBA, Food: House Smoked Bourbon Chicken Sliders served on Hawaiian Sweet Roll and served with a side of House Made Pineapple Cole Slaw
  • Primanti Bros
  • Watermark
  • Wheat Penny Oven and Bar

Past winners:

  • Defending 2018 Brock of Wheat Penny ” Merchant’s Wife”
  • 2017 Bill Castro of El Meson “Tamiami Miami”
  • 2016 Nikolaus Hunt of Coco’s Bistro “Coco’s Ruby Slipper”
  • 2015 Amber Brady of Lily’s Bistro “Rosemary’s Babee”
  • 2014 Dustin Wade of Meadowlark “The Root of All Evil”

General Admission tickets include food from all participating restaurants and 4 Buckeye Sample Cocktails. Entry at 6pm-9pm

*VIP: Admission entry at 5 pm and everything that is included in VIP plus 1 extra Buckeye Vodka flight card (4 additional drinks).

Tickets are also available at Mr. Boros Tavenrn.