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German Village

Located just south of downtown Columbus, this historic neighborhood was settled by a large number of German immigrants in the mid-1800s. Today, German Village has a single zoned commercial strip along Livingston Avenue; it’s mostly a residential neighborhood of red-brick homes with wrought iron fences along tree-lined, brick streets.

Music Preview: A Resurrected Bash and Pop Take Big Room Bar by Storm

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Music Preview: A Resurrected Bash and Pop Take Big Room Bar by Storm

There are very few pure rock and roll bass players as good as Tommy Stinson. Helping found The Replacements at 11; he’s spent the last 35 years bringing his magic to other bands on stage and record and periodically making time for his own songs. Every bass player I know cites him as a major […]

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Native Cold Pressed & The W Nail Bar Expanding to German Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Native Cold Pressed & The W Nail Bar Expanding to German Village

The intersection of Jaeger and Thurman in German Village is getting a healthy dose of new local businesses in 2017. We’ve already announced that Fox in the Snow Cafe and STUMP will be opening second locations in the building at the northeast intersection this year, and today Native Cold Pressed and The W Nail Bar […]

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The Top 10 Best Bars in Columbus of 2016

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Best Bars in Columbus of 2016

Columbus has a lot of great places you can go for a drink, from neighborhood dives to upscale lounges. This year, our readers and contributors went a little more upscale with the selection of Curio at Harvest as the number one bar in the city. Curio opened in 2012 as a complimentary business to the […]

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Plank’s Bier Garten Catches Fire

Walker Evans Walker Evans Plank’s Bier Garten Catches Fire

A fire was reported early this morning at Plank’s Bier Garten at 888 South High Street at approximately 5:15 a.m. Firefighters battled the blaze quickly, and no one was reported to be hurt or present in the building at the time of the fire. Update: The restaurant is reporting that it plans to reopen sometime within […]

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Tupelo Doughnuts Abandons German Village Plans for Clintonville

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Tupelo Doughnuts Abandons German Village Plans for Clintonville

Tupelo Doughnuts’ brick-and-mortar establishment, originally set for German Village, will now open in Clintonville in February. Owner Kimberly Payne said the space is big, and the price is right. After a year of paying to lease the building at 190 East Whittier, Payne had to decide at the end of last month if she was […]

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Plant Shop STUMP Opening Second Store

Anne Evans Anne Evans Plant Shop STUMP Opening Second Store

Curated plant shop STUMP is growing. The second store will be located in a 560 square foot space in German Village at 220 Thurman Avenue. “We love spending time in German Village, whether it’s sitting down for breakfast and coffee at one of the delicious bakeries, or grabbing lunch and taking our dog for a […]

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Fox in the Snow Cafe Opening Second Location in German Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Fox in the Snow Cafe Opening Second Location in German Village

Popular Italian Village coffee-and-bakery hangout Fox in the Snow Cafe announced today that they’re ready to expand after just two years of bustling business on North Fourth Street. The local company will open a second location next summer at the intersection of Thurman Avenue and Jaeger Street in German Village. “There were a couple of […]

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