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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.

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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Top 10 Things to Do in German Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Top 10 Things to Do in German Village

German Village is one of the oldest and most treasured historic neighborhoods in Columbus. Many of the buildings and streets in German Village look exactly the same way they did 150 years ago thanks to a meticulous historic preservation effort that began a half century ago. Today, German Village is not only home to some of […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents: The Winter’s Tale at Actors’ Theatre with Director Micah Logsdon

Scott Vezdos Scott Vezdos Columbus Makes Art Presents: The Winter’s Tale at Actors’ Theatre with Director Micah Logsdon

Micah Logsdon has performed, written, directed and administered theater for more than 20 years. We sat down with him to discuss his directorial process for Actors’ Theatre’s upcoming production of William Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale and its Appalachian setting. Scott Vezdos: Describe your art and your creative process. Micah Logsdon: I don’t know if I’m […]

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Eat Right: Best Restaurant Spaces to Hold An Event

Shelley Mann Shelley Mann Eat Right: Best Restaurant Spaces to Hold An Event

Summer is the season of graduation parties, wedding showers, baby showers, rehearsal dinners, you name it. If you’re seeking a venue for your next special event, consider a local restaurant! Many Columbus restaurants have special event spaces ideal for any size gathering. Barcelona Restaurant and Bar 263 E. Whittier Street — German Village Barcelona’s semi-private […]

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Daily Growler Teams up with Big Mamma’s Burritos on Brewery District Location

Walker Evans Walker Evans Daily Growler Teams up with Big Mamma’s Burritos on Brewery District Location

Local growler fill-up business The Daily Growler announced today that they’re planning to open a third location later this year at 702 South High Street, sandwiched between The Brewery District and German Village neighborhoods. And not only will visitors be able to fill up on beer, they’ll be able to fill up on tex-mex as […]

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Restaurant Review: Valter’s at Maennerchor

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Valter’s at Maennerchor

Columbus is home to plenty of Mexican joints, Italian joints, sushi bars and Chinese restaurants. When it comes to German food, however, that’s a little less ubiquitous. You can almost name all of the local German food operations. The prominent ones are Schmidt’s, Hofbrauhaus, and the place out at Crosswoods: Wurst Und Bier. Now, Valter’s […]

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Katalina’s Planning to Open Second Restaurant

Walker Evans Walker Evans Katalina’s Planning to Open Second Restaurant

If you enjoy the food at Katalina’s in Harrison West, but aren’t a fan of long lines and tight dining quarters, then your wish for a larger space may soon come true. Katalina’s owner Kathleen Day confirmed with Columbus Underground that she is hoping to soon add a second location in Columbus. “I’ve actually been […]

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