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Located south of Upper Arlington and north of Grandview Heights, the neighborhood −annexed to Columbus in 1922− is home to a mix of sidewalk cafes, fast-food restaurants, independent shops and chain stores.

Moretti’s Fast Casual Spin-Off “Palle” Coming Soon to The View on Fifth

Walker Evans Walker Evans Moretti’s Fast Casual Spin-Off “Palle” Coming Soon to The View on Fifth

Tim Moretti has spent his entire life in Columbus restaurants. His grandparents owned restaurants, his parents owned restaurants, and he himself has owned and operated Moretti’s of Arlington since 2000. After 15 years, he’s ready to try something new: a casual meatball-centric concept known as Palle by Moretti. “There’s so many fast casual restaurants popping […]

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Photos: Grandview Hop – August 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photos: Grandview Hop – August 2015

The monthly summertime Grandview Hop event series took place this evening with special extended hours to help celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the CYP Club. Thousands of attendees descended upon the Grandview Avenue strip to partake in the activities, shopping, live music, dining and drinking. The final Grandview Hop of 2015 takes place on Saturday, […]

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Cambodian-Inspired Phy Phom Pho Now Open on Grandview Avenue

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Cambodian-Inspired Phy Phom Pho Now Open on Grandview Avenue

A new pho spot has opened on Grandview Avenue, inspired by a twenty-year friendship. Phy Phom Pho, a fast-casual Cambodian restaurant, opened on July 23 in the former Jobu Ramen space at 1439 Grandview Avenue. Owner Maggie Ailabouni, who also owns next-door Mazah Mediterranean Eatery, decided to open a Southeastern-style kitchen, infuenced by her longtime […]

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State of Devotion Opening Full Time Retail Store on Grandview Avenue

Walker Evans Walker Evans State of Devotion Opening Full Time Retail Store on Grandview Avenue

After 18 months of running a pop-up shop at 1435 Grandview Avenue, State of Devotion is making the leap into a full time brick and mortar store, just a few doors down at 1399 Grandview Avenue. The popular local shirt designer and retailer is planning to launch the new location on Saturday, August 29th to coincide […]

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Restaurant Review: JC’s Just Chili

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: JC’s Just Chili

The Grandview area used to be the sort of place where you could find little mom n’pop eateries. Maybe not on the main drag, but just off the avenue, on the side streets in the neighborhood. It still is. It might be harder to find the places, blinded by the Winking Lizard and Starbucks signs, […]

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Sweet Carrot Restaurant and Catering Moving to Old Rife’s Market

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Sweet Carrot Restaurant and Catering Moving to Old Rife’s Market

Columbus food truck Sweet Carrot is expanding into a brick-and-mortar location at 1417 West Fifth Avenue, the old Rife’s Market. Angela Petro, owner of Sweet Carrot, had been searching for a building for the past two years. Sweet Carrot (an anagram of Petro’s first business, Two Caterers) rolled out in 2012, setting up warm weather […]

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Bono Pizza Renovates and Reopens

Walker Evans Walker Evans Bono Pizza Renovates and Reopens

Fans of Bono Pizza have been unable to get their fix since December 23rd, when owner/manager Jake Wilch announced that the store at 1412 Presidential Drive in the 5xNW neighborhood would be closed for approximately two weeks of renovations. Today, the store re-opens at 11am to kick off a new year with a fresh look. […]

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