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Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn Opens in Westerville

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn Opens in Westerville

A new gourmet popcorn shop has opened it’s doors in Uptown Westerville. Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn, founded in Bluffton, OH, opened at 15 N. State Street on November 9th. The company makes gourmet theater-style popcorn, available in twelve sweet, savory, and salty flavors. Flavors include classic buttered popcorn alongside gourmet flavors like candy-coated Jelly Bean and caramel-and-cheddar […]

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The List: 7 Local Places to Get Your Burrito Fix

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott The List: 7 Local Places to Get Your Burrito Fix

Monday, February 8 will go down in history as a dark day for burrito people, especially the Chipotle ones. They may have survived the ecoli outbreak. They might somehow struggle through Christmas day without a burrito fix. But February 8 is the day the company sets the restart button. It’s closed all locations for a […]

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Eat Right: Romantic Spots to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Shelley Mann Shelley Mann Eat Right: Romantic Spots to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year, which provides a full weekend of opportunities to celebrate with dinner out. What makes for a romantic dining destination? Everything from an all-the-stops service to an intimate dining room with lights turned low to decadent desserts. Here are a few of the most romantic restaurants in Columbus. […]

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Restaurant Roundup: New Year, New Openings

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Restaurant Roundup: New Year, New Openings

In the nonstop orbit of Columbus restaurant news, CU has the latest scoop. Here’s what’s been brewing in the city lately: The Wolf’s Ridge Brewing taproom recently celebrated it’s one-year anniversary. Their bottling line has launched, starting with the release of 12-oz. bottles of both Clear Sky cream ale and Driftwood IPA. Both bottles are […]

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Ohio’s Own: Great Lakes Cheese

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Great Lakes Cheese

You may have noticed this: there’s a lot of cheese out there that doesn’t taste like cheese. It looks like cheese, it’s sold in the cheese section at the grocery store. It may even have the texture and melting characteristics of cheese. But flavor? There’s nothing there. Provolone, sharp cheddar, swiss, it’s all the same. […]

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First Look: The Avenue Steak Tavern in Grandview Heights

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner First Look: The Avenue Steak Tavern in Grandview Heights

Cameron Mitchell’s latest concept — The Avenue Steak Tavern — is on the cusp of completion. The 1307 Grandview Avenue restaurant will open it’s doors next Monday, February 1st. The 4,850 square-foot restaurant, a former Panera Bread, seats 100 in the dining room, 35 at the bar, and an additional 24 on the street-facing sidewalk patio. […]

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Ohio’s Own: Swainway Microgreens

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Swainway Microgreens

There’s another edible vegetable that’s local and available farm fresh in the winter months: Swainway Urban Farm’s Microgreens. True to its name, Swainway operates right out of the center of Columbus, or at least, the center of Clintonville. That makes it hyper-local. You can find its microgreens at farmers’ markets, Bexley Co-op, and Weiland’s. The […]

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