Cincinnati, Ohio: Jungle Jim's Eastgate

Nutty supermarket has its own monorail and a repurposed airport boarding lounge with seats. Guided tours of all the wacky highlights, too.
4450 Eastgate S. Drive, Cincinnati, OH
Hwy 32 exit onto Eastgate Drive. Easy to spot; it's the only store in the shopping plaza with its own monorail.
Daily 8 AM - 10 PM Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Jungle Jim's Eastgate

This place is unbelievable. It took us hours to go through Jungle Jim's, and that was rushing. So unique. Go and take pictures of everything.

[Bordeauxbarb, 03/21/2019]

King of Pop.

Jungle Jim's Eastgate

This place is unbelievably odd and very worth a stop! Go to the King of Pop soda section and click the button to watch Michael Jackson dance. Also, watch the movie where Jim explains the store's founding story.

[Alicia U, 12/30/2018]

Jungle Jim's.

Jungle Jim's Eastgate

Second, newer location, a counterpart to the one in Fairfield. Shiny, with more over-the-top displays and animatronics. The candy department reuses the cauldrons from an old King's Island ride, and the beer and wine department features an airport boarding lounge with seats.

[Kitsa, 07/12/2017]

Visitors can book guided tours of the store via its website.

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