Our City Online

More Recent Features View all

COTA to Interview Four Candidates for CEO Post

COTA to Interview Four Candidates for CEO Post

Four candidates will be interviewed to be the next CEO of the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA). A CEO selection committee was formed last summer after…

Eat Right: 10 Restaurants All Decked Out for the Holidays

We’re in the midst of the holiday season, and Columbus restaurants are feeling festive with twinkling lights, trees, wreaths and garland. Here are 10 restaurants…

New Diner The Woodbury Opens Downtown this Spring

A new restaurant and bar concept is coming to a new building Downtown sometime in Spring 2018. The Woodbury, operated by Olde Towne Partners, occupies…

Changes Made to Lineup of Smart Columbus Projects

Changes Made to Lineup of Smart Columbus Projects

Changes have been made to the blueprint that has guided the city and its private…

Two Amazing New Year’s Eve Parties to Ring in 2018!

Two Amazing New Year’s Eve Parties to Ring in 2018!

Columbus Underground invites you to ring in the New Year in style! We’re co-hosting two parties…

A Look Inside Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse

A Look Inside Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse

Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse is now open after nearly a year of renovations. Containing multiple rooms…

Worthington’s House Wine Will Open Second Location Next Year

Worthington’s House Wine Will Open Second Location Next Year

After a 10-year anniversary celebration in November, Worthington’s House Wine has announced plans to open…

Food News & Reviews View all

Homefare Quietly Closes in The Short North

Homefare Quietly Closes in The Short North

After two years in business, Homefare has quietly exited the Short North dining scene, closing their doors at 772 N. High St.…

Duck Donuts Opens in Dublin

Duck Donuts Opens in Dublin

After an Ohio debut last December in Westerville, North Carolina-based Duck Donuts celebrated a grand opening in Dublin last Saturday at…

Ohio’s Own: Woody’s Original Clamlube

Ohio’s Own: Woody’s Original Clamlube

For whatever reason, Woody’s Original Clamlube is not something you’d typically guess was an Ohio’s Own product. It looks more like…

Akron’s Popular Drive-In Swensons Eyes Columbus for New Location

Akron’s Popular Drive-In Swensons Eyes Columbus for New Location

Akron’s famed drive-in burger spot, Swensons, seems to be eyeing Columbus for its first location outside of northeast Ohio. Its potential…

Restaurant Review: Momo at the NoMa

Restaurant Review: Momo at the NoMa

It’s been a season of switcheroos for the North Market. While its homegrown Little Eater and Hot Chicken Takeover operations have…

Kilwins Chocolate Shop Franchise Makes Columbus Debut

Kilwins Chocolate Shop Franchise Makes Columbus Debut

The newest Bridge Park tenant is pretty sweet. Kilwins, a franchise started by two local entrepreneurs, Stephanie Malas and her husband Ernie Malas, will make its Central Ohio debut this…

After One Year in Business, PizzaRev Franchise Leaves Central Ohio

After One Year in Business, PizzaRev Franchise Leaves Central Ohio

Open for just a year, Gateway’s PizzaRev is closing its doors as the company auctions off its last two central Ohio locations. Its stores at 1607 N. High St. and…

Level Dining Lounge Closes Friday, will Reopen as Monarch Cocktail Lounge

Level Dining Lounge Closes Friday, will Reopen as Monarch Cocktail Lounge

Editor’s note: a previous version of this article referred to Monarch Cocktail Lounge as a nightclub. That has been redacted. Now under new ownership, Level Dining Lounge will go through…

Upcoming Events View all

Dec
31
Hadley's NYE Party with Columbus Underground

Sunday 12/31/2017 @ 9:00 pm

Dec
31
Balboa NYE Party with Columbus Underground

Sunday 12/31/2017 @ 9:00 pm

Feb
15
The Joke's On US Tour 2018

Thursday 2/15/2018 @ 8:00 pm

Christine Hayes and Doug Motz are so pleased to invite you to the launch of their newest book - Lost Restaurants of Central Ohio & Columbus! "After releasing Lost Restaurants of Columbus, we were overwhelmed with requests for a follow-up! In this new work we discover the secr

Columbus Underground invites you to ring in the New Year in style at Hadley's Bar + Kitchen! Ticket holders will be treated to beer, wine, and top-shelf drinks plus featured appetizers from the Hadley's menu and a DJ to keep the party moving all night. Each guest will be invit

Columbus Underground invites you to ring in the New Year in So-Cal style at Balboa in Grandview! Ticket holders will be treated to beer, wine, and top-shelf drinks plus featured appetizers from the Balboa menu and a DJ to keep the party moving all night. Each guest will be inv

Following the highly successful 2017 THE RANT, WHITE & BLUE TOUR, prepare yourself for THE JOKE'S ON US 2018 TOUR! Known as the king of the rant, LEWIS BLACK uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under