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Red Velvet Cafe Owners Opening New Filipino Restaurant

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Red Velvet Cafe Owners Opening New Filipino Restaurant

The team behind Pickerington-based Red Velvet Cafe will soon be opening a new concept in the Fifth by Northwest area. Bonifacio, a full-service Filipino restaurant, will open on the corner of King and North Star Avenues. The restaurant was announced in the wake of the Fourth Street Red Velvet’s popular Silog Filipino brunch series, which […]

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Combustion Brewery & Taproom Opening in Pickerington this Fall

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Combustion Brewery & Taproom Opening in Pickerington this Fall

Pickerington will soon be welcoming a new brewery, spearheaded by a soon-to-be veteran of Gordon Biersch. Combustion Brewery and Taproom is slated for a mid-fall opening in the heart of Olde Pickerington Village. Combustion Owner Keith Jackson got his start in the beer biz early on. The Ohio University grad began homebrewing in Athens while studying […]

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Restaurant Roundup: New Pizza, New Drinks, New Cookbooks & More

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Restaurant Roundup: New Pizza, New Drinks, New Cookbooks & More

In the constantly revolving orbit of restaurant news, CU has the latest scoop. Here’s out what’s happening right now: Build-your-own pizza chain PizzaRev has opened at South Campus Gateway. The California export is a fast-casual operation where custom pizzas are cooked in a stone-fired oven and ready to eat in under 10 minutes. Columbus-based veggie […]

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Treat to Try: Gluten-Free Twinkies from Bake Me Happy

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Gluten-Free Twinkies from Bake Me Happy

Twinkies and Oatmeal Pies; they’re not all bad. Sure, the sanctimonious are endlessly horrified at anyone’s professed love for the packaged, processed treats. That’s all the more reason to love Hostess and Little Debbie. How about this, then? You can score a gluten-free, cream-filled, tube-shaped pastry sponge cake that’s locally made here in Columbus. Look […]

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Restaurant Review: Tacos Fogoncito

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Tacos Fogoncito

If there’s a famous taco joint in town, it’s probably Los Guachos. The Food Network put it on the map when it celebrated the top five tacos in the nation, and Los Guachos made that list, earning kudos for its al pastor version of the classic. Unsurprisingly, the place is popular with local eaters too. […]

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Restaurants for Sale: Two Zen Chas, Japanese Steakhouse & More

Walker Evans Walker Evans Restaurants for Sale: Two Zen Chas, Japanese Steakhouse & More

Businesses regularly change ownership and management, and restaurants are no exception. A restaurant for sale by no means indicates that it is closing — but when a restaurant is listed for sale, it means an opportunity has arisen for a new small business owner to step into a new venture. To that end, we occasionally publish […]

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Retro 50′s-Themed Bakery Opening in Gahanna

Walker Evans Walker Evans Retro 50′s-Themed Bakery Opening in Gahanna

If you like your cookies with a twist, you’re in luck. A new bakery known as Mrs. Turbo’s Cookies is opening this weekend in Gahanna, and the whole place is decked out with a 1950s-era diner theme. Holly Schaffner began introducing her cookies to the Central Ohio market a few years ago, through delivery, catering […]

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