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Zoe Cafe Opens in Bexley

Walker Evans Walker Evans Zoe Cafe Opens in Bexley

There’s been rumors of a second Tasi Cafe location in Bexley for well over a year now, and the rumors have finally (sort of) come true. The new Zoe Cafe officially opened for business yesterday at 2376 East Main Street (in a former W.G. Grinders location that closed in 2013), and while the concept isn’t […]

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Best Patio of 2014: Barcelona

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Patio of 2014: Barcelona

It might sound silly, but determining the best patio in Columbus is something we’ve never included in our annual reader survey… until now. Perhaps it’s because we typically don’t think about patios much by the time December rolls around. Or perhaps it’s because we always give patios a lot of editorial love over the summer […]

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First Look: Hot Chicken Takeover at The North Market

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Hot Chicken Takeover at The North Market

As we reported in November, the popular Hot Chicken Takeover restaurant pop-up concept is heading indoors for the winter, temporarily relocating from Oak Street in Olde Towne East into the upstairs event space inside The North Market. The NM-HCT (an abbreviation we just made up) officially opens for business on Saturday, December 20th and will […]

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Au Bon Pain Closes Downtown, Opens at OSU Medical Center

Walker Evans Walker Evans Au Bon Pain Closes Downtown, Opens at OSU Medical Center

Boston-based cafe chain Au Bon Pain just quietly completed the relocation of its singular Columbus location from Downtown to the OSU Wexner Medical Center. The former location at 20 South Third Street just closed up their doors yesterday, vacating a retail space inside the PNC Plaza building. Donna Alsheimer, Hospitality & Communication Manager confirmed that […]

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Restaurant Review: Bar 145

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Bar 145

Did someone say poutine? Open for almost a year, Bar 145 updated its menu a few weeks ago, and the newest edition includes a poutine option: Loaded Poutine Fries ($8). Actually, it’s not just any old poutine option, the offering is made with duck meat and veal gravy: fancy poutine. Then again, the term “poutine” […]

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BiBiBop Asian Grill Opens at Easton, Plans East Broad Location Next

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner BiBiBop Asian Grill Opens at Easton, Plans East Broad Location Next

Korean-based fast casual restaurant BiBiBop Asian Grill has enjoyed a relatively quick rise to success in the Columbus area. They’ve opened four locations in the past 15 months, in Upper Arlington, Polaris, Grandview, and, most recently, Easton Town Center. Ellie Robinson and her family, owners and operators of the restaurant, are dedicated to bringing affordable […]

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Restaurant Roundup: End-of-the-Year Openings, Closures and More

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Restaurant Roundup: End-of-the-Year Openings, Closures and More

Restaurant happenings are quick and constant in food-centric Columbus, and here at CU we’ve rounded up the most significant updates. Check out what’s been happening around town: The Chintz Room has been soft-opened for a little while now, but is officially celebrating their grand opening with a slew of events for the rest of the […]

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