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RocketFizz Soda Pop & Candy Shop Coming Soon to The Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans RocketFizz Soda Pop & Candy Shop Coming Soon to The Short North

Lyndsay Maher is a classic Columbus “boomeranger”. She lived in the Short North for awhile, moved to Colorado for work for three years, and recently returned to Columbus. But she didn’t come back alone. While visiting Boulder, she fell in love with a shop called Rocket Fizz — a California-based retail chain which sells its […]

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First Look: Katalina’s at Oddfellows Liquor Bar

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Katalina’s at Oddfellows Liquor Bar

Katalina’s in Harrison West is growing onto High Street this weekend with a pop-up restaurant that launching inside the Oddfellows Liquor Bar located at 1038 North High Street. Starting on October 25th, the bar will feature a brunch menu on Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 3pm featuring Katalina’s staples like Pancake Balls and the […]

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Barcelona Owner Opening Downtown Event Venue

Walker Evans Walker Evans Barcelona Owner Opening Downtown Event Venue

Business has been going well at Barcelona in German Village. So well in fact, that the business is spinning off its special event hosting capabilities into a separate space at 118 East Main Street in Downtown Columbus, which will be known as Red Brick Occasions. “It’s something we’ve been talking about for awhile,” says Barcelona Owner […]

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First Look: Fox in the Snow Café in Italian Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Fox in the Snow Café in Italian Village

The Fox in the Snow Café hosted a soft opening this past weekend at 1031 North Fourth Street in the heart of Italian Village. Owners Jeff Excell and Lauren Culley said that the friends-and-family event went well, and that they ended up selling out of everything early. They owners took yesterday off to recoup and opened […]

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Olde Towne Tavern Owners Launching The Walrus Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans Olde Towne Tavern Owners Launching The Walrus Downtown

The South Fourth Street corner of Downtown has become its own mini-district in recent years with the success of multiple local bars and restaurants including 16-Bit, Dirty Frank’s, Little Palace, El Camino and Sidebar. You can add another venue to the mix this winter when The Walrus opens its doors at 143 East Main Street. […]

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Strut the Salon Opens on Parsons Avenue

Walker Evans Walker Evans Strut the Salon Opens on Parsons Avenue

The new Village Point building on Parsons Avenue has had little trouble attracting new tenants. The Fitness Loft and Alchemy Juice Bar opened earlier this month, a new restaurant concept is in the works, and a hair salon called Strut also opened last week. Strut serves both men and women with hair and nail services, […]

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The Smithery Showcases the Handmade Aspect of Artist-Made Gifts

Anne Evans Anne Evans The Smithery Showcases the Handmade Aspect of Artist-Made Gifts

What does it take to open your own storefront, filled with many of your own handmade items? Persistence and dedication, say Anne Holman and Jen Townsend. Each has been building a career as a metalsmith for years, crafting their own lines of jewelry under their respective brands Anne Holman Jewelry Design and Jen Townsend Jewelry. […]

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